10 Hugely Influential Games that Turned 10 in 2016

From 'The Elder Scrolls IV: Oblivion' to 'Brain Age', see the games that set standards a decade ago

7. 'Tom Clancy’s Ghost Recon Advanced Warfighter'

Before Advanced Warfighter the Ghost Recon games struggled to claim their own identity in the crowded field of Tom Clancy shoot-em-ups. Advanced Warfighter went tactical, putting you in charge of a squad of four "ghosts", using satellite vision to control them but also giving commands via Cross Com in first-person mode. Its near-future setting went further than high-powered satellites, encompassing gear like futuristic guns and UAVs. While Black was a forerunner of the modern-military shooter, Advanced Warfighter predicted where they would go after that – toward the harder sci-fi settings of Call of Duty games like Ghosts and Advanced Warfare.

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