If there is one simple, undeniable fact about anything, it’s this: every game idea is improved by putting it in first person. Don’t believe me? Cool, that’s the point I’m here to prove, and I will do that simply by listing all the times the first person perspective made other, lesser games better.

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Fallout: New Vegas:

Shadowrun:

(You might not have liked it, but Shadowrun was good enough to be esports!)

SWAT 4:

Metroid Prime:

Duke Nukem 3D:

Wolfenstein

(Fun fact, Castle Wolfenstein is also the first stealth game ever made; Wolfenstein made the jump to first person way back in 1992, years before MGS would, and Wolfenstein did it better.)

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Grand Theft Auto V:

Dark Souls:

The Witcher 3:

Grand Theft Auto IV:

Sonic

Pac-Man:

Silent Hill:

Zelda:

Metal Gear Solid:

Everything is better in first person. It’s just plain scientific fact. Living real life. Driving first person in racing games. Eating ice cream. Rap lyrics. Detective narration. Tetris.

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Oh, right, Tetris.

http://www.firstpersontetris.com/

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Don’t @ me.