How does the Pac-Man game work?
The player controls Pac-Man, who must eat all the dots inside an enclosed maze while avoiding four colored ghosts. Eating large flashing dots called "Power Pellets" causes the ghosts to turn blue, allowing Pac-Man to eat them for bonus points.
Is Pac-Man a real game?
Pac-Man (Japanese: パックマン, Hepburn: Pakkuman) is a fictional character and the titular protagonist of the video game franchise of the same name.
What does Pac-Man stand for?
Instead, the game starring the little yellow disc was to be something closer to "Pack Man," borrowed from the Japanese phrase "paku-paku," which means "gobbling something up." Unfortunately, the name got mistranslated when moved over to English, and for a brief period, the game was known as "Puckman"
What is Pac-Man's real name?
The original Japanese name was Puckman, which evolved from the Japanese word paku, meaning "chomp." Given the closeness to a certain explicit four-letter English word, a lot of arcade operators at the time were worried that vandals would alter the letter P. Eventually, "Pac" was suggested as an alternate name.
How do I use Google Pac-Man?
To unlock this feature, go to google.com, search for “google pacman” using the “I'm feeling lucky” option. This will redirect the user to the original 2010 Google doodle listing for Pac-Man with the option to play the game at the top of the page