Many first person games are looking mindlessly forward, in a pursuit to be the most flashy, the most progressive and the most 'new.'
System Shock 3 is not playing that game.
Night Dive Studios had unleashed the first footage from the long awaited sequel, and it feels very retro. In terms of graphics quality, it looks great, but the design of the game looks unmistakably throwback. Which is good, because System Shock is an old series, so bringing us back to the era in which the first and second came out will be quite interesting to see playout.
The footage is pre-Alpha, so this could all change, but I think this all looks very promising, in terms of what you'd want out of a System Shock game. Take a look: