Remember when fighters were 2D? Remember when they were pixel-based? We do too! Here’s our list of five fighters we’d love to see come back in all their retro glory.

Primal Rage: Dinosaurs pooping on one another? Sign us up.

Clayfighter: This one was ahead of its time and would be even cooler today.

TMNT Tournament Fighters: Add in the characters from The Last Ronin and just take my money.

Samurai Showdown: It’s been too long. The world needs a new one.

Weaponlord: This one was a total blast.

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Patrick Hickey, Jr., is the founder and editor-in-chief of and a lecturer of English and journalism at Kingsborough Community College, in Brooklyn, New York. Over the past decade, his video game coverage has been featured in national ad campaigns by top publishers the likes of Nintendo, Deep Silver, Disney and EA Sports. His book series, "The Minds Behind the Games: Interviews With Cult and Classic Game Developers," from McFarland and Company, has earned praise from Forbes, Huffington Post, The New York Daily News and MSG Networks. He is also a former editor at NBC and National Video Games Writer at the