Battletoads is a video game franchise by Rare that began with the original Battletoads in 1991. Starring three anthropomorphic toads named after skin conditions, Rash, Zitz and Pimple.
Battletoads was renown for it's difficulty and is among the top classic video games of all time. It's been almost 20 years since the last Battletoads game. It's long overdue for a reboot!
In 2010, Game Informer included Battletoads among ten gaming franchises that deserve a revival, and precisely, "a true HD sequel". In 2012, Forbes listed it as one of five video game franchises "that need to come back from the dead", adding that a modern Battletoads "should retain its side-scroller qualities while adopting the 2.5D style".