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    Retro Graphics Toggle

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    Some remakes allow you to switch back to how the game originally looked.

    Short summary describing this concept.

    Retro Graphics Toggle last edited by Marino on 06/25/21 02:44PM View full history

    Whether through a menu option, or through on-the-fly buttons, some remakes allow the player to select the modern, current-generation graphics or use the original graphics style.

    It was prominently used in the Monkey Island remakes, where users could press a button to switch between the original graphical style and text-based dialogue and modern graphics and voice acting.

    It can also be used for retro-style graphics for pseudo-remakes and spiritual successors, such as Tecmo Bowl Throwback, which could turn into retro-style graphics with a press of a button.

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