Google Homepage Interactive Pac-Man Game. Wanna Play ?

Posted by on May 22, 2010 | Leave a Comment

Google  celebrates the 30th anniversary of PacMan Game and Google created a nice doodle so you play the PacMan game.

To Play pac-man game from Google’s Home just go to Google’s homepage and then wait for 10 seconds, after 10 seconds google’s doodle converted into pacman games and you can play by arrow keys.

PacMan is an arcade game developed by Namco and licensed for distribution in the U.S. by Midway, first released in Japan on May 22, 1980. Immensely popular in the United States from its original release to the present day, PacMan is universally considered as one of the classics of the medium, virtually synonymous with video games, and an icon of the 1980s popular culture.”

google's doodle on pacman game

On May 22, 1980 the now-iconic Pac-Man game was released in Japan by Namco Bandai Games. Originally called Puck Man, Pac-Man launched in the U.S. in October 1980 and went on to sell more than 100,000 units in its first year of production.

The name of the game comes from the sound of eating, according to the official Pac-Man website. “Paku” is the Japanese sound for “chomp.”

Now the game is listed by Guinness World Records as the world’s most successful coin-operated game.

To help recognize the pop culture mainstay, at 11 a.m. ET today (midnight in Japan), Google turned its homepage over to a Pac-Man game that can be played for the next 48 hours.

Video of Google’s doodle Pac-Man Game

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