The Warts of Old Video Games Look Beautiful in this New One

Our technology has progressed past the age of TV monitors that curve the corners of our video game graphics. Scan lines are a thing of the past.

But how beautiful a modern game looks when it takes the visual flaws of 80s arcade games and celebrates them as artistic effects.

Take a look at the video here, of this fall's downloadable PlayStation 3 game PixelJunk Sidescroller. The old ugly looks gorgeous here.

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This basically looks like the last level of PJS2 turned into a full game. Same enemies and everything.

@StephenTotilo - is the soundtrack for this also by High Frequency Bandwidth?