Microsoft Solitaire becomes the latest game to be inducted into the World Video Game Hall of Fame.
Games that make it to this holy grail of video games must meet the following requirements:
The game must be widely known and remembered
Its popularity must have withstood the test of time
It must have influenced other video games in the general society
Now Microsoft Solitaire joins the exclusive league of Tetris, Halo: Combat Evolved, World of Warcraft, Pokemon, Doom, and The Legend of Zelda. Though Microsoft Solitaire might not be called a video game by the avid video gamers – since you expect complex graphic designs and missions – however, it easily meets the requirement to be inducted to the World Video Game Hall of Fame.
The game has come with Microsoft’s Windows OS since 1990 and it is no mean making to this hall of fame. Though the World Video Game Hall of Fame was recently instituted – 2015 – and does not have a long list of games inducted yet.
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