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The Top 5 Video Game Remakes Of All Time

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Remakes are a tricky thing in the entertainment world. You’re putting your own spin and giving your own vision to something that’s already been out for a while and, more often than not, has their own rabid fan base ready to pounce on anything they see as an insult to the original version. It’s a careful balance of originality and familiarity, and it’s definitely not an easy thing to pull of.

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Video games certainly have their share of awful remakes, but on the other side of the same coin, they also have some fantastic remakes. In fact, there are quite a few remakes that have, by and large, eclipsed the games they were inspired by. In no particular order, here are my picks for the Top 5 Best Video Game Remakes Of All Time.


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