I'm 30, I've been playing games since I was six starting with my 486 PC and SEGA Master System and I'm still incredibly impressed by games, so if the point of this video is that older games are less easily impressed well I'd say that's an incredibly naive generalisation. Hell I only just started playing Dark Souls a month ago and love it (late to the party, I know)... I don't care that my Xbox One is taking a rest to play a last gen game. Why would I?
And whoever said there needs to be a critical consensus or that there ever was one? I worked in a video game shop for years in the early 2000s and trust me the general public don't always move as a herd. I mean
I don't get Danny's point... it's gamers fault for expecting Destiny to be better? Nobody was expect a Doom to Half-Life jump, but they were rightfully expecting a more open online world. And they didn't get it.
Diminishing returns may be true, but seriously compare GTA III to GTA V and tell me there isn't a WORLD of difference.
tl;dr - Danny is obsessed with technical achievement in this video and largely ignores gameplay evolution in order to say Destiny is good it's just gamers who are too negative.