This is not even mostly a nostalgia moment

It’s a little annoying how people seem to want to remake old computer games over and over instead of pushing gameplay forward, but there are a few classic games that, if remade to find a new audience, would push gameplay forward. Archon: Evolution is a 2D DirectX facelift of the classic chess-variant-with-pummeling for the C64 and other old boxen, set to probably debut this year sometime. It’s a spare-time effort by some of the original game’s developers, along with new friends. Now, if we could just get someone to do Herzog Zwei