Being in my mid-30s, I grew up with the Sega Genesis as my home console. My favorite games were Target Earth, Star Control, and Herzog Zwei.
A new game offered by Carbon Games has reawakened the spirit of Herzog, and reincarnated it in a new game called AirMech.
Here's the Youtube Search Results for AirMech.
Here's Carbon Games' site.
Let's hope this comes to fruition. It's in open alpha right now. I'd sign up, but I'm still loaded down with sculptin'.