The Video Game Hall of Fame in Ottumwa, Iowa is inducting its first set of 29 inductees. PAC-MAN had the distinguished honor of being a part of this initial induction. PAC-MAN also has the great honor of having a park named after with a brushed stainless statue of the yellow hero mounted at the entrance. Click here to see all the activities. Read More »
Join us as we celebrate PAC-MAN’s 30th Anniversary at Mall of America. This July 17th and 18th PAC-MAN is making his way to Bloomington, Minnesota. The party will be held in the Best Buy Rotunda. Enjoy the fun for the whole family with food, games, and face painting for kids, all to celebrate our hero! Enjoy all the fun that is PAC-MAN and play games on the iPhone, iPad, PC, and Mobile device. Check out the Events Calendar at Mall of America’s website for directions and details.
PAC-MAN THEME AVAILABLE FOR IGOOGLE
Have the classic arcade game you know and love on your iGoogle browser with this PAC-MAN theme. See the yellow dot-chomping hero in the classic blue maze whenever you have your personalized iGoogle page open. The theme alternates between PAC-MAN chasing the ghosts and the ghosts chasing him. Relive the retro action with this arcade classic theme!
Visit the Google theme page to add the PAC-MAN iGoogle theme to your browser. http://www.google.com/ig/directory?type=themes&url=ighosting.googlecode.com/svn/trunk/xml/game_pacman.xml
Even after his 30 year debut, PAC-MAN’s power still holds strong. In the 2010, Guinness World Records: Gaming Edition, PAC-MAN was proclaimed to be the best known Video Game Character. According to the poll performed by the Davie-Brown Index, PAC-MAN is recognized by 94% of American consumers, beating the Mario Brothers and Sonic the Hedgehog.
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Moleskine celebrates the 30th Anniversary of Pac-Man with a limited edition Large Plain Notebook. The exclusive cover commemorates the vibrant, yellow, 80's cultural icon famed for being the hungriest video game hero of all time.Buy Now
Did you know?
The original name of PAC-MAN on release was PUCK-MAN. It was later changed for U.S. translation.