The games in the 2019 class of span the spectrum of gaming, with the brutality of and the zany fun of .
Besides those two, the latest inductees into the prestigious include Colossal Cave Adventure and Microsoft Windows Solitaire. The ceremony will be broadcast at 7:30 a.m. Pacific time live on .
These games emerged from finalists that also included , , Dance Dance Revolution, , , , , and . I was one of a few dozen judges, and this year none of the games I voted for were winners. So it goes.
The four inductees span multiple decades, countries of origin, and gaming platforms, but all have a significant influence the video game industry, popular culture, and society.
Colossal Cave Adventure