Can the Arcade Be Born Again?

The ease with which retro games can be ported to the iPhone may be the harbinger of a major arcade comeback.

As gaming tech advanced, many classic games like Quake and Space Ace were left to gather dust, their quaint graphics no longer in step with the platforms of the day. Just when it seemed they may be doomed to fade into history, services like Xbox Live Arcade have begun to resurrect them and introduce them to modern audiences. As Les Chappell explains in Issue 219 of The Escapist, the iPhone is doing its part to feed the flames of retro resurgence:

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