A long time ago, in the beggining of the 80's started a great video game revolution with the Atari system.
A lot of titles from this time became the first inspiration for modern genres.
It's possible to see the first insights for FPSs and RPGs in these primitive interfaces.
Let's check some curious examples:
Battle Zone X Battlefield 3
Dark Chambers X Diablo 3
Enduro X Forza
Pitfall X Limbo
Tennis X Virtua Tennis 3
It's possible to create a huge list. Send suggestions and enjoy!