Game cinematics have been with us from the beginning. And from Jumpman to Commander Shepard, they have served as vehicles for delicious story delivery. So, today we are paying homage to all the people who have contributed to this unique art form over these last forty years. Here's to another forty years of awesome game cinematics!

Edited by Bailey Kalesti. The song title is 'Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood' by Santa Esmeralda. All music and cinematic clips are property of their respective owners. You can buy the song on iTunes here. Many of the cinematics used in this trailer are available for viewing and learning about on this site. Check the library here.