This year’s inductees have been revealed for The Strong museum’s Video Game Hall of Fame, and one of Nintendo’s most beloved games is among them. There were 12 finalists in total for 2022, and the four chosen to be inducted were 1982’s Ms. Pac-Man, 1991’s Sid Meier’s Civilization, 1998’s Dance Dance Revolution and 1998’s The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time.
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Here’s the official induction video:
Congratulations to the 2022 World Video Game Hall of Fame Inductees—Ms. Pac-Man, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Dance Dance Revolution, and Sid Meier’s Civilization! pic.twitter.com/bYzanU3uSz
— The Strong Museum (@museumofplay) May 5, 2022
Among the full list of 12 finalists were Assassin’s Creed, Candy Crush Saga, Dance Dance Revolution, The Legend of Zelda: Ocarina of Time, Minesweeper, Ms. Pac-Man, NBA Jam, PaRappa the Rapper, Resident Evil, Rogue, Sid Meier’s Civilization and Words with Friends.
Last year’s inductees included Animal Crossing, StarCraft, Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? and Microsoft Flight Simulator
Source: The Strong Museum via Anime News Network
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