Hardcore Gaming 101 - Smash TV / Total Carnage
For about as long as video games have been a thing, there have been attempts to take older video games and bring them into a more modern area. This trend has had a few periods where it's been especially common, probably starting around the late 80's to early 90's.
Smash TV / Total Carnage
Midway reworks the classic dual joystick shooter Robotron 2084 into two spiritual successors, a satirical game show and a comical war blastathon.