1. Related to, or suitable for use in motion pictures.

2. In video games, refers to non-interactive storytelling segments presented in video or animation that are used to introduce the story or bridge between gameplay segments.
1. The live performance of The Lion King was more interesting than the cinematic version.

2. The opening cinematic for World of Warcraft was very cool.
by Mark Giambruno August 24, 2007
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Adj: Console gamers' way of describing a video game as being an experience similar to a movie, when in reality it's their explanation for having to put up with games running at low frame-rates.
"I prefer 720p/30fps over 1080p/60fps. 30 frames per second would be closer to 24 frames per second in movies, that makes it much more cinematic, so the storytelling in the game will be superior."
by Zaebali April 16, 2014
the art of making motion pictures.
He is studying cinematics.
by uttam maharjan January 06, 2013
Cinematics means getting the atmosphere of watching a film, like in the cinemas.
"Lets close the curtains and get some popcorn" to make the cinematics
by Ben August 18, 2005

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