Cinematography in video game cutscenes

I really like realtime videogame cutscenes.
Squeezing every narrative drop out of an engine's capabilities.
I've listed and analysed some of what I believe to be the best.

  • Opening cutscene – F.E.A.R.

    Opening cutscene – F.E.A.R.22 March, 2020

    I kick off my obsession with game cinematics, with a shooter often overlooked in retrospective discussion of action games at the time. 2005's F.E.A.R.

  • Hell Knight introduction – Doom 3

    Hell Knight introduction – Doom 318 May, 2020

    The Hell Knight adorns the Doom 3 box artwork. The monster is also featured in arguably the best cinematic sequence of the entire videogame.