Ovine by Design has made remake of the C64 version of Dan Dare. Ovine by Design has made many retro remakes before and this one looks excellent. Great graphics and atmosphere + spooky sci-fi music really add to this one. Check out the video and screenshots below:
I'm an Indie game developer with a couple of titles under my belt. I've been programming for 23 years on a variety of platforms. Currently I'm using BlitzMax, which is great.