Among the older games is The Oregon Trail, which is educational and was created in 1971. The former computer game can now be played on mobile phones as players try to navigate their way across America during pioneer times. Other retro contenders are Pac-Man, Pong and Space Invaders.
Angry Birds is recognized by the museum as “the first mobile game to achieve worldwide prominence” as a simple, addictive game with recognizable characters. The game was launched in 2009.
The other nominees are:?
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