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Google Maps Pac-Man is not an April Fools’ joke, it’s a gift from Google

Google Maps Pac-Man is not an April Fools’ joke, it’s a gift from Google

By 1 April 2015

Yes today is April Fools' Day and yes Google has overlaid playable Pac-Man on its Google Maps service. But why is that an April Fool? We consider it a nice gift from Google. The little treat from Google allows you to finish your Google Maps journey planning... >>

Best Super Bowl ad spied yet? Bud Light's real-life Pac-Man maze has to be a contender

Best Super Bowl ad spied yet? Bud Light's real-life Pac-Man maze has to be a contender

By 12 January 2015

The 2015 Super Bowl - or the "XLIX" event for those who love a Roman numeral or the first names of prospective Star Wars characters - will kick off on 1 February and that means we can soon expect to see leaks and hype for the adverts that run during half-time.... >>

Pac-Man returning, celebrates with world's largest playable version

Pac-Man returning, celebrates with world's largest playable version

By 20 November 2013

Namco Bandai and Channel 5's The Gadget Show recently joined forces to herald the return of Pac-Man in 2014 by breaking a world record for the largest playable game projection, staging a gaming session on the side of London's Victoria Dock building. The... >>

Topps Tiles celebrates gaming milestones with super-cool retro 8-bit bathroom designs

Topps Tiles celebrates gaming milestones with super-cool retro 8-bit bathroom designs

By 22 October 2013

Not only are we about to enter a new age of gaming with the next-generation PS4 and Xbox One consoles to be launched next month, but 2013 has seen the 25th anniversary of the Sega Mega Drive and the 30th anniversary of the Nintendo Famicom. And to celebrate,... >>

App of the day: Pac-man + tournaments review (Android)

App of the day: Pac-man + tournaments review (Android)

By 28 March 2013

There are 256 levels in Pac-man, and every single one of them is harder than the last. That's a problem, because level one isn't exactly a walk in the park. At least, not for us because Pac-man comes from a time when games were designed to be as hard... >>

APP OF THE DAY: Namco Arcade review (iPad and iOS)

APP OF THE DAY: Namco Arcade review (iPad and iOS)

By 2 May 2012

The Xbox Live Arcade isn’t the only arcade still kicking around these days. In fact, with today’s App of the Day on Pocket-lint, you can download an arcade all of you own. Namco Arcade Platform iPad and iOS Price Free(ish) Where iTunes Downloading... >>

Best geek cookie cutters

Best geek cookie cutters

By 15 March 2011

We've written about enough Angry Birds cakes lately to know that the combination of geeks and baking is a winning formula. We've trawled the internet in our nerdy quest to find the best cookie cutters to flaunt your geekery. Obviously these aren't strictly... >>

PES 2011 and Fable make their way onto Windows Phone 7

PES 2011 and Fable make their way onto Windows Phone 7

By 6 January 2011

During its CES keynote Microsoft mentioned that some big game titles would be coming to its latest mobile OS, Windows Phone 7, and a few of these titles have now been detailed. The line-up includes PES 2011 and a new Fable title. Starting with PES 2011,... >>

VIDEO: Real world Pac-Man on Android

VIDEO: Real world Pac-Man on Android

By 4 January 2011

Sure, it might only be in its public beta stages, and yes, if you look at the actual game footage below it's obvious that it's a bit buggy and prone to a bit of freezing, but you have to applaud the idea. Clever developer bompo from the xda-developer... >>

Pac Man cookie cutters make ghosts to munch on

Pac Man cookie cutters make ghosts to munch on

By 24 November 2010

Suck UK has brought us all manner of excellent and fun gizmos over the years, including a headless Teddy Bear lamp and wind-up robot salt and pepper shakers, but few have appealed so much to our rose tinted glasses and empty bellies than the Pac Man Cookie... >>