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Head to Head: Are we getting too many remakes?

August 21, 2014, Author: James Sheppard

Remakes: some love ‘em, some hate ‘em. If there’s one thing we can all agree on though, it’s that we’ve had an alarming amount of them released and announced as of late, particularly on the new consoles.

Is it a good thing that we can experience our favourite old games with a new lick of paint, and that newcomers have a second chance to try something they’ve missed out on in the past? Should developers instead be focusing their efforts on new releases instead? Simon and Andy B take a look at both sides of the argument.