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Enhanced remakes

Group Description

An enhanced remake is a game that attempts to re-create the designs and scenarios of an older game that was developed using less advanced technology. In some cases the gameplay, plot, and overall concept remain largely the same, but the graphics and sound may be touched up or completely redone; in others, the gameplay, plot, and game world may have undergone revisions.

A general rule of thumb is that if the original game has levels, and most or all of them are recognizable in the new game, but it is also clear that the developers re-created them, then it's an enhanced remake.

This group does not include "enhanced ports" where the game may appear to be enhanced due to being on a technically superior platform, and some features may or may not have been added, but the bulk of the game is simply ported and not re-created.
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Game TitleYearPlatformPublishersorted in ascending orderMobyScore
The King of Fighters '94 Re-bout2004PlayStation 2SNK Playmore Corp.0.00
Winzer Deluxe1997WindowsStarbyte Software1.25
Alley Cat 22006Windows1.25
Lost Dutchman Mine 3D2005WindowsAttic Games1.50
Archon Classic2010WindowsHeadup Games GmbH & Co. KG1.50
Elite Starfighter2004WindowsGreen Pepper1.60
The Three Stooges (Digitally Remastered Edition)2002Macintosh, WindowsBlackstar Interactive GmbH1.67
Castle Adventure2007Windows1.67
Virtual Hydlide1995SEGA SaturnAtlus Software, Inc.1.67
Zork I: The Great Underground Empire1996PlayStation, SEGA SaturnShoeisha Co., Ltd.1.72
Impossible Mission 20251994Amiga, Amiga CD32MicroProse Ltd.1.80
Sorcerian: Shichisei Mahō no Shito2000DreamcastVictor Interactive Software, Inc.2.00
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Turtles in Time Re-Shelled2009PlayStation 3, Xbox 360Ubisoft Entertainment SA2.10
RoboCop 2D2004Windows2.10
Final Fantasy II2001PlayStation, PlayStation 3, PSP, PS Vita, WonderSwan ColorSquare Co., Ltd.2.14
Rhapsody: A Musical Adventure2008Nintendo DSNIS America, Inc.2.17
SEGA AGES 2500 Vol.6: Puzzle & Action + Bonanza Bros.2004PlayStation 23D Ages2.20
Q*Bert1999Dreamcast, Macintosh, PlayStation, WindowsHasbro Interactive, Inc.2.49
Final Fantasy II2007Android, iPhone, PSPSquare Enix, Inc.2.26
Space Griffon VF-91995Dreamcast, PlayStationAtlus Software, Inc.2.38
A.D. 20441996WindowsFlair Software Ltd.2.40
SEGA AGES 2500 Vol.14: Alien Syndrome2004PlayStation 23D Ages2.50
Rent A Hero No. 12000Dreamcast, XboxSEGA Enterprises Ltd.2.50
Jet Set Willy II: The Final Frontier2001DOS2.50
Ninja Golf2006BrowserNewgrounds, Inc.2.50
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Selected Covers

RoboCop 2D Windows Front Cover
Front cover for RoboCop 2D
A.D. 2044 Windows Front Cover
Front cover for A.D. 2044
Archon Classic Windows Front Cover
Front cover for Archon Classic
Impossible Mission 2025 Amiga Front Cover
Front cover for Impossible Mission 2025

Selected Screenshots

Robocop 2D Title screen
Screenshot from RoboCop 2D
Intro - title
Screenshot from A.D. 2044
Main Menu
Screenshot from Archon Classic
Screenshot from Alley Cat 2
Title screen
Screenshot from Lost Dutchman Mine 3D