Video games have come an immense way since the birth of the industry in the 1960s. The technology used to create the original Spacewar seems to be of a completely different world from the current AAA games with their hyper-realistic graphics and immense virtual worlds. But despite the technological advancements, modern gamers still tend to stray from new games, in order to look back on a time of games past. Is this a harmless tendency? Or is it something obstructing the development of the medium?