Flashback HD may well have been the most impressive announcement made by Ubisoft earlier today at Spring 2013 Digital Days, but there was another iconic classic getting the remake treatment that was sadly overshadowed - Jordan Mechner's 1993 cinematic platformer, Prince of Persia 2: The Shadow and the Flame.
Yet another port of the Sonic The Hedgehog is heading your way, however, this time round this is one you want to keep your eye on. After successfully (and impressively) porting Sonic CD to touchscreen devices, Sega have once again called upon Christian Whitehead to give this timeless Mega Drive classic the port it deserves.
Having only just acquired LucasArts from their recent acquisition of LucasFilm, Disney have already decided to close the doors on the once iconic development studio. While the studio may not have released quite as many hits in their more recent years, the news comes as a saddening surprise to those who grew up with their classics.
Three decades ago Matthew Smith set the home computer gaming world on fire with his run-away successive titles, Manic Miner and Jet Set Willy. Despite departing from the games industry for quite some time, Elite Systems have just announced that the pair will soon unite to create an all new title in the near future.