There are very few games in the history that have had a long run such as Pacman. It hava had such a huge impact worldwide. It has been three decades with the Pacman eating its way through floppy disks and hard drives of our computer. Pacman was the first of the very few games to feature a graphical user interface. Over the years it had got numerous updates and new designs that made it more and more appealing to the general players. This year Pacman marked its 30th year hence, Pacman 30th Anniversary. The Pacman has been around here for 30 years with numerous upgrades. And since its first release on 30 July of ‘97. It has become one of the most popular arcade game in this world.
What is Pacman 30 Anniversary
On the Pacman 30th Anniversary, the game developers have created and released a new edition of the game. It is called Pacman Championship Edition 2 with new features and a better interface and features. This game has a few anniversary patches to its name. The Ghost Games are working on a full fledged Pacman game which will be a remake that is to be available as a free update to all the gamers. Pacman has been made full screen for this grand occasion and since its release, it has become nothing but famous and now it is available on various platforms like PC and smartphones.
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How To Play Pacman 30 Anniversary
The Pacman is an action video game developed for the arcades with a gameplay based on the maze genre. Its gameplay positions players in control of Pac-Man. The objective is to gobble all the dots inside the enclosed maze and advance to the next level. A similar concept like the original Snake game. Read about The Google Snake Mods here. However, Pacman game moves a step forward by featuring four AI powered colored ghosts each with unique attack patterns, and their unique goals in all of the three game modes- Chase, Scatter, and Frightened. Their objective is to kill you- the PacMan and end the game.
Pacman since the 90s was available to play on various devices throughout the years. It was originally operated on original coin-operated arcade machine that we used to see on many 90s themed movies/series. Years have passed with this game developing more and more and playable on multiple platforms from PC to PlayStation Portable, Xbox, Nintendo and now on the anniversary occasion you are able to play the game within Google’s logo.
Play Google PacMan Doodle
In the honor of Pacman 30th Anniversary, Google released a special Doodle that lets fans play the classic game upto the end game– which is level 256. In the doodle to give that old arcade vibe we have to click on the “Insert Coin” button. Unfortunately, it was replaced with the company’s own logo. But you can still play the game via the Google search engine.
Open Google Chrome browser and type “Pacman” in the search box you will see the Google PacMan Doodle on top of your search results. Click on the “Play” icon to begin gameplay and to control the Pacman simply use the arrow keys on your keyboard. If you are playing on your smartphone simply swipe to control the character. Pacman has changed with the rolling of years, but it became more than just a video game character or a symbol of gaming culture. The ‘Character’ became a cultural icon that surpasses gaming culture.