Space Invaders Extreme
Only 30 years? Space Invaders captured the fancy of a generation in 1978 that was just ambushed by George Lucas with Star Wars. Space Invaders a simple left to right joystick shooting game was as simple as you can get in amusement sense. This game would spawn gaming empires for the next 30 years. Well they are invading us once again with a new version called Space Invaders Extreme for the DS Nintendo system. Here is a game anybody can play and still remain true to the original roots. It is very addictive and both parents and kids will get a bang for their buck. Games like this are like chess or card games, the rules are quite simple and there are many outcomes. They will last for many generations. Can the same be said about the latest Hollywood over the top video-games with every bell and whistles thrown in last the simplicities of the original. Kids are discovering these games as new and some have translated well into cellphones and other platforms that require very little precious space to load the games.