You can bump a PS1/n64/gamecube/dreamcast/PS2 game up in resolution and make it look almost completely modern. Remember RESOLUTION is everything. --- http://www.youtube.com/user/Thereal50inchDLP -contains my Dreamcast project of putting HD vids of each US game up.http://bf3stats.com/stats_360/louerina
We need to hurry up and make GPUs powerful enough to run 4K no problem.
Even downsampling from 4K makes a huge difference. Textures look so crisp and clear. Even bumping it down to 3200x1800 and I could see the textures get muddy. --- Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo. Buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo buffalo buffalo Buffalo buffalo.
Tbh, rather than all this hype about 4k, I'd be much more interested in seeing how close games could get to DVD quality if they were made at 720p for very high-end PCs --- Super Mario Kart is the single best Mario Kart ever!