Mario Brothers and More Honored in the Video Game Hall of Fame

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Some of the First Inductees into the Video Hall of Fame include  our all-time favorites. Some of these inductees include Pong, Mario Brothers and Doom. All 6 games that have been inducted into the hall of fame have made an impact on the industry and culture. With Video games out ranking almost all other media in the entertainment industry making it due time Video games were housed in their own hall of fame.

Some of the finalists include The Legend of Zelda, Pokémon, The Sims, Sonic the Hedgehog and Spaced Invaders. The nominations for many of these games came in by the truckloads from around the globe as was anticipated from a $22bn industry.

The Hall of Fame based in Rochester New York also is home to the National Toy Hall of Fame where many historic toys and artifacts have been housed. The museum can be visited year round with new exhibits annually. Live arcade classics to educational demonstrations can be some of the great programs found at the Strong National Museum of play.

Nominations for the hall of fame can come from any platform internationally. Nominations for 2016 can be made now until March. Click here

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