In this episode, the TitanCast crew dives into the Panzer Dragoon remake! Listen as Brian, Sam, Nuno, and Simon recount their experiences with the original Panzer Dragoon and discuss whether the remake lives up to its acclaimed lineage. Later, the conversation turns to remakes more broadly, what makes them successful, the challenges to paving their own paths in the modern era, and the community's role in continuing iconic Sega franchises.
Companion pieces to read/watch:
The Panzer Dragoon Remake: Flying Blind Through Familiar Skies (The Saturn Junkyard site)
How Panzer Dragoon Remake Fails Its Original (SSG YouTube channel)
Games discussed in this episode: Panzer Dragoon Remake, Panzer Dragoon
Other games mentioned: Panzer Dragoon Zwei, Panzer Dragoon Orta, Baku Baku Animal, F1 Live Information, Marvel Super Heroes, Gex, Road Rash, Streets of Rage 4, Yakuza: Dead Souls, Resident Evil (2002), Far Cry 2, Fallout 3, Assassin's Creed series, Ratchet & Clank remake, Lunar, Black Mesa, Halo: Master Chief Collection, Final Fantasy VII: Remake, Metal Gear Solid: Twin Snakes, and more