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January 17th, 2007, 14:47
Originally Posted by Alrik Fassbauer View Post
The thing that bugsme is that sooo many games for handhelds are games I'sd like to play on the PC.
Um … isn't every game mentioned in this thread a PC game?

Originally Posted by Alrik Fassbauer View Post
Instead I call *them* mad, because they don't want to publish anything that has not 3D.
Thing is, re-releasing these things for PC in their 2D state wouldn't sell … but on a GBA or even DS screen they get tremendous flexibility and don't have to totally redo the graphics.

Look at Age of Empires: Age of Kings for the DS - they turned it from RTS to TBS and integrated touch screen and other elements, and it was brilliant! Not perfect, but a really good game that was completely independent of the PC and yet felt like playing a PC game.
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