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Super Mario, Warcraft inducted to video game hall of fame

Get your nominations in for the 2016 round

Ben Gourlay | Jun 4, 2015 at 11:10 pm CDT (0 mins, 36 secs reading time)

The newly created video game hall of fame in New York's The Strong museum in the US has inducted Pong, Super Mario, Pac-Man, Tetris and World of Warcraft in it's inauguration, according to The Guardian.

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The collection of game titles were apparently chosen based on their role in kick off, solidifying and expanding the world of video and computer games and were "recommended by a panel of judges made up of journalists, scholars and other experts on the history and impact of video games". While we didn't get the invite, the museum are now taking nominations for the 2016 round which can be lodged online so join us in our attempt to get the infamous E.T. video game nominated. Just kidding.

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Ben is based in Australia and has been writing entertainment based news and reviews since 2002 and for TweakTown since 2007. A student of film, Ben brings a wide understanding of the medium to the latest happenings in entertainment circles and the latest blockbuster theatrical reviews.

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