Pac-Man Series News


Pac-Man Chomps His Way Onto Amazon Alexa With Pac-Man Stories

By Brittany Vincent, May 02, 2018 6:45pm PDT

Pac-Man's latest adventure is a lot more mellow than usual. 


Sonic and Pac-Man Have Epic Mobile Crossovers For A Limited Time

By Brittany Vincent, Feb 21, 2018 2:00pm PST

Hey, you got your Sonic in my Pac-Man!


Pac-Man Goes EatSports with 'Battle Casino' Designed for Las Vegas Gambling

By Ozzie Mejia, Sep 29, 2017 9:20am PDT

Pac-Man is about to put his money where his mouth is, as he's ready to storm Las Vegas casinos.


Pac-Man Maker Trademark Sought By Bandai Namco

By John Keefer, Apr 20, 2017 2:00pm PDT

How do you make a yellow pill-popping character? Hopefully we'll know what the company has intended for this filing before E3.


Namco Founder Masaya Nakamura Passes Away at 91, Here's Part of His Legacy

By Brittany Vincent, Jan 30, 2017 10:45am PST

Namco's enduring legacy is due in part to its founder Masaya Nakamura and its body of impressive games. 


Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 Review: Powering Up

By Brittany Vincent, Sep 13, 2016 10:32am PDT

Looks like the original Pac-Man Championship Edition ate a power pill! Our review.


"I loved the first Championship Edition. DX was okay but I preferred the twists on the original ..."

- pyide see all 2 comments

Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 release finally nailed down

By John Keefer, Aug 09, 2016 11:53am PDT

This game is gonna bite ... and chomp and exorcise a few ghosts.


"man that reminds me, CE DX is backwards-compatible now on Xbone"

- EvilDolemite see all 2 comments

Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 chomps its way to PC, PS4, and Xbox One in September

By Daniel Perez, Jul 20, 2016 9:21am PDT

Pac-Man Championship Edition 2 features new graphics, a new game mode, and more!


"oh hay. I just got Championship DX on my phone. I love it. I wanted hard to like Pac-Man 256 ..."

- manero see all 3 comments

Xbox One backwards compatibility adds Alan Wake, Castlevania: SOTN, and PAC-MAN

By Daniel Perez, Mar 17, 2016 8:19am PDT

Three new games are now available to play on the Xbox One through its backwards compatibility feature.


Shack Reels: Shack's Arcade Corner: Pac-Man

By Shack Staff, Sep 02, 2015 3:00pm PDT

This week's Arcade Corner has us going back to the 80s when the arcade was king. And the king of the arcade at the time was a small, yellow circle that would eat pellets and ghosts. Yes - we're talking about Pac-Man.


"Awesome! Greg that was the best real nice editing with the movie clips you totally have to do ..."

- valcan_s see all 3 comments

Pac-Man 256 from Crossy Road creator gobbles up mazes on iOS and Android today

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 19, 2015 9:46am PDT

This is the day that Pac-Man muches dots as he normally does, but this time, he's doing it to save his own existence in this free-to-play effort from Bandai Namco and Hipster Whale, the developer behind the iOS hit Crossy Road


"Wait so it's just one big level you keep playing till you die? Boring."

- Chod see all 26 comments

Pac-Man Championship Edition DX munches onto mobile devices today

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 23, 2015 3:30pm PDT

The techno-riffic Pac-Man Championship Edition DX continues the Pac-Man 35 anniversary celebration by making its way onto iOS and Android.


"I have the original Pac-Man: CE for iPhone and yeah, when it speeds up it's unplayable. "

- pyide see all 12 comments

The World Video Game Hall of Fame selects Mario, Pac-Man, Doom, and others in first induction

By Tad Huempfner, Jun 04, 2015 2:45pm PDT

The World Video Game Hall of Fame recognizes six genre-defining games for their inaugral selection.


"Guess I'm thinking uo/eq would be there instead of wow. All blizzard does is rip off ideas. ..."

- k1ld0r see all 9 comments

Bandai Namco Celebrates Pac-Man's 35th Birthday

By Tad Huempfner, May 20, 2015 2:30pm PDT

Bandai Namco is commemorating Pac-Man’s 35th anniversary with updated mobile games and a birthday party for the yellow ghost buster.


Pac Man takes over Ingress and Google Maps

By Ozzie Mejia, Mar 31, 2015 10:25am PDT

How's your Ingress? For April Fools Day, it's Pac-tastic!


"the playable Pac-Man on Google Maps is awesome... some street layouts make it crazy difficult."

- Shadowdane see all 4 comments