The ‘introduction cinematic’ for videogames is something of an art form and has been used in the past to whip gamers into an excited frenzy before jumping into a Namco fighting game or a Blizzard RTS, or set the mood ahead of a 100 hour long RPG.
There have been tons of terrific introduction cinematics over the years, and developers continue to use this method of hype to this day, even if it is a little less common. This Question of the Day asks:
What is your favourite intro video to a game?
I was recently reminded about the fantastic PlayStation RPG, Wild Arms, and my mind instantly went to that game’s awesome intro – maybe not my favourite of all time, but certainly up there:
Wild Arms – Intro Cinematic
What are some of your most favourite introduction videos?
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