Ratchet and Clank
You can track the storytelling evolution of modern video games through a gameplay programmer writing the script for Ratchet & Clank.
The longstanding PlayStation mashup of action and platforming has enough new wrinkles to make it feel fresh again.
Insomniac's revival of its PS2-period platformer shows that brilliant "old" games need not actually be relics from the past.
Eh, films these days are just a bunch of polygons anyways. Why split hairs.
Rebooted for 2016, the PlayStation platformer is a lot more than a better-looking version of what you've played before.
Come on, people, are you seriously telling me you'd take the stairs if you owned a Portal Gun?