The Best Video Game Trailers of 2016

A robot with PTSD, a wide open galaxy and a flashmob in pursuit of Mario are just some of the highlights that made these teasers more than just ads

Red Dead Redemption 2 "Trailer" Rockstar Games

Red Dead Redemption 2 "Trailer"

"Listen to me. When the time comes, you've gotta run and don't look back," says a voice so manly it can make people pregnant. "This is over." This was the tease in Rockstar's trailer for its next cowboy epic, which enticed us which images of a burning oilfield, a ramshackle looking town, postcard perfect landscapes and an anonymous posse out to either catch some infamous outlaws, or become them. Even in the serene scenes, two figures paddling a canoe, there's a miasma of menace.

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