"Candy Crush," "Mortal Kombat" & "Centipede" Headline Class of Video Game Hall of Fame Nominees

March 21, 2019

After fielding thousands of nominations from more than 100 countries, the World Video Game Hall of Fame, housed rigth here in Rochester, New York, narrowed its potential list of 2019 inductees down to 12 on Thursday. (Fans have until March 28 to vote for their favorites online; the chosen few will be inducted on May 2.) And the nominees are:


Mortal Kombat

Microsoft Windows Solitaire

Super Mario Kart


Candy Crush

Colossal Cave Adventure

Dance Dance Revolution



Sid Meier's Civilization

Super Smash Bros. Melee