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Submitted by Gekko 653d ago | opinion piece

10 Most Awesome Video Game Openings

There’s a lot to be said for a thrilling video game opening sequence; it sets the tone for what is to follow, and even in the instance of a game that doesn’t live up to it for the rest of its course, it can make the title a whole lot more memorable. Whether it’s the cinematic style it presents, the characters it introduces, or the way it defies genre convention, these 10 games had opening sequences – whether cut-scene, gameplay or a combination of both – that are simply unforgettable, and as a result, they’re simply the most awesome that we’ve ever seen. (Dead Space, God of War 2, Half-Life, Heavy Rain , Medal of Honor: Allied Assault, Metal Gear Solid 4: Guns of the Patriots, PC, Prey, PS3, Resident Evil 2, Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, Xbox 360)

Chuk5  +   653d ago
Far Cry 3 has a pretty awesome opening.
AfricanWoolf  +   653d ago
Save your time, it's 10 pages:

10. Heavy Rain
9. Prey
8. Dead Space
7. Resident Evil 2
6. Metal Gear Solid 4
5. Uncharted 2
4. God of War 2
3. Half-Life
2. Metal Gear Solid
1. Medal of Honour: Allied Assault
Awesome_Gamer  +   653d ago
Thanks. Saved my time, I have to say, I really liked Uncharted 2's opening, glad it made the list.
th3n00bg4m3r  +   653d ago
Uncharted 2: Among Thieves, God Of War 3, Dead Space, Fall-out 3, Half-Life 2, Portal 2 and Red Dead Redemption.
e-p-ayeaH  +   653d ago
Great list.

All MGS games have great openings MGS2 my favorite its so epic watching Solid Snake jumping into the tanker with that awesome music.
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