Having something that catches the eye is an essential component of selling your product to a consumer base. For the video game industry, and many other forms of entertainment, that’s where video trailers come into play. They are bite-sized experiences that distill exactly what a game is all about into just a few minutes; they are the sales pitch. And in 2012 we saw a lot of great gaming trailers that made us drool at the thought of playing video games. Here are our 15 favorites, and if you think we missed one, add it in the comments below.