Your Favourite Video Game Trailers
The universe is about to implode from the sheer amount of hype that is now surrounding The Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim. People were already excited for it, the follow-up to 2006's brilliant Oblivion, but now the anticipation has reached an all-time high.
That's because the new in-game trailer that was released this morning (see below) for Skyrim showcases just about everything so many of us want to see in the game; action, vast landscapes, a large world to explore and, most importantly, dragons.
It's a pretty neat trailer. Judging by that clip, one could argue that Skyrim may very well be the best-looking RPG of all time, or at least come close to toppling Witcher 2, which also looks amazing.
But after watching this trailer I started to think about the hype and anticipation one may get after watching marketing material for a forthcoming title. Some publishers do game trailers really well (Rockstar is one that comes to mind), while others fail miserably (see Konami).
I remember a number of great game trailers over the years. The Super Smash Bros. TV spot back during the N64 days was hilarious and still has a place in my heart. It got me incredibly excited for the game, as any good trailer should.
Below I've included my 5 favourite video game trailers of all-time. What are yours? Post them below.
Grand Theft Auto IV - Final Trailer
Resident Evil 5 Extended Trailer
Killer7 Intro Trailer
Gears of War Mad World TV AD
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas Trailer #2
By Gaetano Prestia
What are your favourite video game trailers? Post them below