If there were still any questions that video games are "art," it seems the Smithsonian has answered them.

The nation's most respected art institution has actually listed 80 games that they consider to be art and featured the games in an exhibition that covers 40 years of video gaming.

Hit the jump for a complete list of games.

  • Combat
  • Donkey Kong
  • Halo 2
  • Marble Madness
  • Metal Gear Solid
  • Pac-Man
  • Pitfall!
  • SimCity
  • Sonic Adventure
  • Super Mario Brothers
  • The Legend of Zelda
  • Tomb Raider
  • World of Warcraft
  • Zaxxon