As we’ve finally hit double digits on the GamerBraves Newsletter, we’ll be critiquing the phenomenon that is the enhanced edition of games. This includes remasters and remakes—basically re-releases of a game onto a new platform (not to be confused with deluxe editions or collector’s editions announced during release).
Video games are both an art form and a business. The decision to release an improved version of an old game can be something that fans either love or hate.
A well-timed remaster can renew interest in a dying franchise, but it can also sometimes seem like a cheap cash grab when executed poorly. We’ll be taking a look at some famous (and infamous) examples and what does it mean for the video game industry as a whole.
As we dive into the nuances of what makes or break video game enhanced edition, you can learn more about this by reading our newsletter. You can do so by subscribing with your email below:
Together with this issue, we are giving away codes for Lost Judgment for PS4/PS5 via PlayStation Store, courtesy of SEGA. Be sure to read the issue as we are only giving two lucky readers the game codes.
Next week, we’ll look at the Genshin Impact 1st anniversary controversy, so stay tuned!