The gamers are not only just the younger crowd now, but those who grew up playing these games are also now addicted to them. You will find that the games are being redone, but you also have to realize that a lot of these people have never given up their addiction. You will also find that there is an addiction that is growing because these games are being redone and they are now marketing the game to many age groups.
In the past, arcade games have not been known to have the best graphics. You will also find that the move to other gaming units have now giving in the games very detailed graphics. This move successfully negates the fact that the popularity of a game largely depends on its game play and not seemingly awe-inspiring graphics.
This phenomenon has also triggered a resurrection of arcade games and made it popular among online gamers. Arcade games are also being ported into handheld consoles like PSP. This is clearly an indication that there is popularity among gamers for arcade games.
Some of the ported titles are:
Geometry Wars was a classic game from the 1980’s. The upgrade features high end particle physics, digital sound, new special effects, a new scrolling area and high end graphics.
It is set in the far reaches of the galaxy where you battle hordes of vile, neon blazoned aliens. You can also choose from the newer version or choose the updated version.
As for Pac-Man it has become an all time classic game that everyone has played at one time or another. It has now become upgraded with the help of high definition. The game still retains the original game play and the charming retro look.
As for the newer versions of these games, you will find that they are still packed with fun and action, but also you will notice that the game also has the original sound and music themes so that you can still feel like it’s the original.