Turok: Dinosaur Hunter
GoldenEye wasn't the only game proving first-person shooters could work on console (though released for Windows as well, it's the Nintendo 64 version of Turok that was most beloved). Turok brought 3D exploration to a genre still in love with corridors. Each level was a wedge of jungle infested with dinosaurs and aliens that featured climbing and jumping, explorable in a way that made it feel real – in spite of those dinosaurs and aliens. Sure, the draw-distance was limited, but the details were hidden in mist that only made things seem more enigmatic, like a jurassic Silent Hill.