The opening shot that takes the form of a forward travelling on the sea, with the camera slowly rising to give a view of the shore.
- Braveheart opens with a camera flight over costal water after which the rough Scottish mountain landscape comes into view.
- The intro movie of The Curse of Monkey Island plays with this: The camera zooms towards the titular Monkey Island... then swerves to zoom in on a drifting bumper car with our hero.
- In Myst it's almost the opening shot of the entire game... as seen in a book.
- The opening of Sonic Advance 2 turns this into a fun landfall shot that whips up to the sky to reveal the logo. The landfall itself is towards a roller coaster that isn't featured anywhere else in the game.