Leaving this as open-ended as possible in terms of what our individual definitions of ‘next-gen’ are, what’s a gaming experience that changed your sense of what was possible—technologically or otherwise?

What’s the last game that felt truly next-gen to you?

Here are our answers, plus a few from our forum.

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Evan Lahti: Arma has underwhelming AI, performance, voice acting, and its campaign isn’t exactly Hollywood material. It’s a military shooter, and the guns feel sort of dull. But the scale of the game is peerless, one benefit of being built on an original engine.

By tracy