EA To Bring Back Old Franchises?

Discussion in 'User Submitted News' started by Hadrian, Aug 11, 2009.

  1. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004

    Theme Park

    Road Rash (fuck yeah!)

    Wing Commander

    Original Source

    Could just be they are refreshing just to put them on Virtual Console/XBLA/PSN but I would love to see a modern Road Rash as long as they dont go "street" with it like the NFS games. Sure a couple of years back I would have shivered to think that EA were going to make new additions but in the last year they have improved massively, even the Wii version of Need For Speed sounds like great game.
  2. Hop2089

    Hop2089 Cute>Hot

    Jan 31, 2008
    United States
    No Strike games=serious fail

    Edit: Wing Commander is really good though.
  3. Hadrian

    Hadrian Better than Craigslist

    Former Staff
    Oct 12, 2004
    I dont think the Strike series would work as well as a modern game to be honest.

    I'll be more than happy to see a new game but done in the old style though.
  4. kalmis

    kalmis GBAtemp Regular

    May 20, 2009
    Wing Commander series yau! Let's just hope they make a proper game with storyline, or even remake one of the old games would do. Not like that daft arena fighter games that they did for Xbox Live.
  5. shakirmoledina

    shakirmoledina Legend

    Oct 23, 2004
    Dar es Salaam
    i think gamefaqs got the news and posted a poll on it today... seems road rash is most wanted
  6. Satangel

    Satangel BEAST

    Nov 27, 2006
    Bruges, Belgium
    Is Dungeon Keeper among those?
    I have some great memories of Road Rash too.
  7. Rayder

    Rayder Mostly lurking lately....

    Former Staff
    Jan 14, 2007
    United States
    Here's hoping for a DS version of Road Rash and Wing Commander. Lump some bikers and blast some kitties! WOOT!

    I have a strange feeling though that such a thing will NOT happen. Watch it be something like their "Classic Series" regurgitation's where they throw a bunch of old titles together (never mind if they're too old for current PC's [​IMG] ) and sell them as one package. We all know they've done that before.

    Still, RR and WC would do well on the DS I think. Especially since we don't really have a good version of Road Rash for the DS. The emu's won't play the Genesis versions of RR correctly and the GBA version is somewhat lacking. WC could be made on ANY system and it would sell since we've had a severe lack of that type of game for a long time.