World Video Game Hall of Fame Announces 2019 Finalists

Arts and Entertainment

March 23, 2019

From: The Strong Museum

Which video games will make it into the World Video Game Hall of Fame this May? Will Centipede devour the competition? Can Mortal Kombat fight its way to victory? Will Microsoft Windows Solitaire play its cards correctly? Can Super Mario Kart speed past the finish line? Is NBA 2K a slam dunk? The Strong’s World Video Game Hall of Fame in Rochester, New York, today announced the 12 finalists for induction: Candy Crush, Centipede, Colossal Cave Adventure, Dance Dance Revolution, Half-Life, Microsoft Windows Solitaire, Mortal Kombat, Myst, NBA 2K, Sid Meier’s Civilization, Super Mario Kart, and Super Smash Bros. Melee.

You can read more about of the finalists and find downloadable, high-resolution images in the press kit:
https://www.museumofplay.org/press/kits/2019-world-video-game-hall-of-fame-finalists

Experts are available for on-site and phone interviews beginning at 11 a.m. EST.