'So here I am, doing everything I can...'

It will feature remastered stages, a mixture of classic characters and more. One thing it probably won't feature is Jerry Was A Race Car Driver and Superman.

Activision's Dan Amrich revealed the chilling news on his One Of Swords blog. "Right now, everything is unknown, and there's a lot more work to do before things are final," he said, before spending a few paragraphs explaining the hiccups involved with audio licensing.

But Amrich closed with a positive word of advice: "Cross your fingers," he said.

We wouldn't mind seeing a mixture of new and old songs to be honest. The game appears to be about contrasts. The roster features new and old characters. The game itself features remastered versions of classic stages. Why not throw some new and old songs into the mix too?