Ralph Baer (original design)
Nolan Bushnell (production)
Al Alcorn (program)
Essentially plagiarized from the Tennis game included on the Magnavox Odyssey (the first home video game console), Pong makes a few adjustments to the back-and-forth paddle action, including a scorekeeper and variations in speed and angle. Pong was the first hit video game, launching the entire industry, more or less.
Tennis was inducted on March 12th, 2009.
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