08/23/2011, Establishing a good habit is always essential if you want to bring someone up the right way, and there is nothing quite like starting that someone from young. The Pac-Man Moneybox is a good place to start – at least it has the allure of an iconic video game character to capture the attention of your little one, and dropping coins into it would elicit the trademark “wakka-wakka” sound that […]
06/02/2011, Remember your feeling when you first fed a quarter to an arcade machine that featured a three quarter round that went about chomping on pills, evading ghosts and picking up fruit and other goodies at the same time through a maze? I am quite sure that the love affair with Pac-Man did not stop at just one quarter, in fact, you must have fed arcade machines with many quarters over […]
03/20/2011, Have an appetite for eating pills? That’s Pac-Man for you, and some enterprising person decided to take that iconic gaming personality and turn him into a cute little calendar. This unique Pac-Man Calendar can be made right from the comfort of your home if you’re feeling particularly bored over the weekend, where this Pac-Man is ferociously hungry enough to chomp through the entier month in a magnetic calendar format. All […]
01/12/2011, Now here is a pretty unique idea for those who have a software that you want to showcase – why not find a way to infuse it with video game classics? For instance, this Unmanned Aerial System software that is being developed will require 5 Roombas appearing as though they were attending a Halloween event, with one dressed up as Pac-Man (being under the control of a player) while the […]
09/07/2010, It goes without saying that coming up with a really creative costume each Halloween gets more and more challenging each year, and the Pac-Man costume you see here is definitely top class. After all, not only can it be worn, it can be played as well – as the Pac-Man game has been loaded into a notebook which in turn is loaded into a wooden frame, where a customized Gravis […]
05/24/2010, So the 30th anniversary of the Google Pac-Man Doodle has come and gone, and while you might not be able to play it on Google’s home page anymore, it is available here as part of a permanent link on the Internet – at least for now. Here’s a hat tip – clicking “Insert Coin” will allow you to play the game, but if you insert a second coin, you will […]
05/21/2010, Pac-Man rolled out a good 30 years ago in Japan (the auspicious date was May 22, 1980), and by the time October rolled around, it had arrived in the US and became an instant quarter guzzler, ending up as America’s first blockbuster mainstream videogame. Research as detailed in the Davie-Brown index has shown that Pac-Man has the highest brand awareness (94%) of any video game character among American consumers, and […]
12/04/2009, Are you a huge Pac-Man fan? Well, this retro looking Pac-Man watch might be just what you’ve been looking for in your quest to become the greatest Pac-Mac collector on the planet. Somehow, Pac-Man stuff never seems to get old, and it’ll be interesting to see what item the marketing folks will stick Pac-Man on in the future.