1UP:There are a lot of sour elements in our industry that I wish would go away, despite being fully aware that they're here to stay. Quick cash-grabs based on popular licensed products always have, and sadly, always will exist in video games. Alongside this is the trend of making something retro without fully understanding why these things worked in the first place. Jeremy tackled this strange world of 8-bit parody in his fantastic review of Retro City Rampage. But despite those two blights on our medium, there are games that can exist as both and still remain exciting and entertaining.