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Shadow of the Colossus Remake Comparison Screens Highlight Artistic Difference

New comparison from the latest trailer for Shadow of the Colossus show how the original vision of the game has changed with the remake.

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naruga60d ago (Edited 60d ago )

i agree ..the remake (as it is handled mainly by Blupoint and not by Japan) does poor job to present the imposing size and vastness of the various Colossus areas....also their tendecy wiht resolution to show every bit of detail sometimes undermines the final result (look the rocks in the background or the bridge) ...sometimes less detail is better in order to show -size, loneliness remotness, outlandish atmosphere and generally be more immersive/psychology-touching for the player

Erik735758d ago (Edited 58d ago )

I mean I kinda get what he feels too. Cramming tons of detail in the tiniest things around you take your attention off the massive environment and scope of the game

Eidolon59d ago

I understand what you mean, but don't get any of that from these three shots..

Movefasta199358d ago

Ignore the comments this is n4g ,the real PlayStation fans that actually played the original can tell that the original art team were superior,blue point just went for better eye candy

Born2Game8358d ago

Less detail is better??? what?????? that's only because the PS2 wasn't capable of it. If the they had a much more powerful machine at the time. It would have much more detail in the world. But then if the reverse happened, you would say some shit like where are all the details that made the game great right??

Cryptcuzz58d ago

I get what you are saying, but IMHO, more details and clarity is better than artificial blurring or excessive fog to work around hardware limitations during the PS2 days. The original is a work of art and did wonders given the hardware they had to work with during that time, but it is my belief that had the original developer work on this remake, you would see similar results shown here.

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Crazyglues59d ago

Man I can't wait for this, that game was so awesome, and for some reason I never got to the end, the Remaster is a Day-One buy for me, finally will finish it this time... Can't Wait

Crazyglues58d ago

Yes, yes... it's IGN that got me saying Remastered.. it's right there in the description - https://www.youtube.com/wat...

GamesMaster198258d ago

Yeah me too played it a few times on PS2 and PS3 and still have never got to the end. Well this time ill get this remake and finish it.

VsAssassin59d ago

Awesome remake yet again by Bluepoint. I can't wait to play this game. I hope they enhance the controls somewhat too!

luis_spartano58d ago

Don't underestimate Bluepoint Games. They have proven to be the Naughty Dog and Rockstar Games of remasters and remakes.

Eidolon58d ago (Edited 58d ago )

Dude, they're awesome! While they don't have a true IP of their own, they definitely have proven themselves extremely competent and dedicated. I will trust that any work from Bluepoint is well done and thought out.

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