10 Hugely Influential Games that Turned 10 in 2016
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2006 was a great year for games that would go on to influence an entire generation Glixel

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

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

2006 was a landmark year for games – it saw the Xbox 360 flourish, the shooter genre evolve beyond the usual first-person tropes and The Elder Scrolls series went from being comfortably geeky to showing mega-blockbuster potential. We also saw the dawn of entirely new genres that stealthily convinced parents and grandparents to buy handheld game systems. Here are 10 games that not only celebrate their 10th anniversary this year, but whose influence is still felt today.