An idea for a new arcade game was generated in 1980 by a Japanese company named Namco. Toru Iwatani first invented the original Pacman in the early 80th century. The idea behind the game was so simple that everyone could easily play it, whether they were children or anyone. They came up with the concept behind PacMan, which became successful after its first launch in North America

This arcade became one of the most popular and demanding games and the defining moment in gaming history. At the same time, there is the 30th anniversary of PacMan, so we have found and presented some fun facts from the history of the PacMan game. On May 21-23,2010, Google’s home page logo was changed in honor of PacMan’s 40th Anniversary. Many people want to play PacMan and remember this game as a child.

Influence of PacMan on Google

PacMan found the old holiday logo from Google, released on April 13, 2010, as a kink for celebrating its 30th anniversary. Google announced a new algorithm for the games released in early April 2010. Manufacturers presented this mathematical foundation excitingly to inspire Google and its players. According to Google’s new Artificial Neurons that it learned from experience, the game developers adopted it and played a vital role in making the latest themes for the game. Now, an exciting thing is if you search on Google “Doodle PacMan,” you will see the first doodle post released by the game’s developers.

Pacman 30th Anniversary Full Screen

This ghost game was first released in 1984 and celebrated its 30th anniversary. For this celebration, they announced a new Edition 2. This game was a new look that was even better than its previous features and looks. Ghost game made everything unique for its 30th anniversary. Already many games have issued their anniversary plans, but Pacman has some drastic plans. Game developers worked on the complete remake of the game, and all the gamers availed of its free update.

Pacman’s 30th-anniversary full screen marked the occasion for its lovers this year. This ghost game was designed in 1984 and then available on mobile screens to entertain you. This new version was available with its unique graphics. The game is easy to play. There are some easy and, after that, some challenging levels. The Pacman’s 40th anniversary also lasted from 20020 to 2022. It was composed by Banai Namco for business purposes and celebrated through video games, clothing, and many other forms of merchandise. 

READ ALSO: Basketball Legends Unblocked

How to Play Pacman?

The best place to start is with an online version; it would be more interesting for you if you are a new player. You only need a mobile or computer to access this ghost game with the help of an internet connection. For starting, go to the google doodle and search for a game by typing “Pacman” just click on it and start playing without pausing this game. If you pause, you may lose your game life. Its new version of the ghost game is easy to play, and its mind-blowing graphics will entertain you. It will revise all of your old memories if you are its old player, and new players will find it unique from many other video games.

Google says this new version of Pacman will play a vital role in the history of video games. An interesting thing is a downloadable version of Pacman is also available on Google doodle. The new edition of this game has 255 levels with a unique enemy. The coin button is present for activating this game, and the old version supported only one player. But now, in the new version, two players can play at a time; enjoy this game with your friend. 

This ghost game has some ghosts and two Pacman collecting the dots and fruits present in the way of the maze. You need to get rid of ghosts that will be chasing you. If you get in contact with it, you will not be able to go to the next level. If you don’t play carefully, all of your Pacman’s lives will be lost, and you will have to restart this game. To get the highest score in the game, beat the ghost in all the challenging levels and move forward to the 255th level.

Ghosts in the Game

There are 4 ghosts in the game. All have their way of attacking.

Blinky, the red one, follows the Pacman, suddenly changes his strategy, and attacks the Pacman. The second one is Pinky. Instead of a direct attack, this ghost follows Paman and carefully moves around the walls near Pacman to attack him. 

Inky the blue one is the most dangerous ghost having the characteristics of all the ghosts. The last one is Clyde, the orange one; it attacks the Pacman when he is on the lower left part of the maze.

PacMan Highest Score 

In 1999, a gamer named Billy Mitchell claimed he scored the highest points, 3,333,360, in this Pacman arcade game. 

The Fan Base of Pacman

For the last 30 years, this game’s original old version has been played by its love. This ghost game has been popping the arcade lain the arcade in the arcade r and has a great fan following. It also has hundreds of versions with different endings and unique enemies. All have a unique way of playing. The exciting thing is that you can play this game with multiple lives in the new release on the 30th anniversary. While playing with rotten eggs, they can ruin your fun and can decrease your scores. A unique thing with this release is that all the time, its new version was released, but none of them had a celebration as its 30th anniversary has.

Therefore it’s a new idea to celebrate its anniversary. This version would have new clothes and better interest. There is also news that in its latest version, there will be a boss in the game first time. Pacman would have pills to energy the Pacman, which will take it to the next level. You don’t need to learn it separately because of its simplicity. You can handle this fantastic game with only two buttons. The game has an extensive fan base; for this reason, you can find this game on PCs and consoles.

Whatever the new version is, its original version is classic and a favorite among video game enthusiasts. There is estimated news that Record Reseach Inc. sold around 30 million Pacman’s machines worldwide after its population in 1980.


How can I cheat on paceman doodle-google?

You can cheat the game with the following codes. Press them while you are playing.

  • If you want to jump to the next level then press Z+X
  • If you want to commit suicide then press Z+C
  • If you want to toggle God Mode then press Z+G

How can I get infinite lives in the PacMan game?

To get the infinite lives on PacMan, eat 1 ghost on the first board, then 2 ghosts on the second board, 3 ghosts on the third board, and 4 ghosts on the fourth board. In the end, go up and down this way; you will find infinite lives. 


PacMan was released in 1984 by the Japanese developer Namco. It has an extensive fan base, this game had many versions, but none of them had a celebration. The first celebration was held on its 30th anniversary. On this occasion, enemies, bosses, and clothes were many updates. When it was released, there was some machine on which gamers used to play. Now this game is available in a downloadable version which you can play on Mac, Windows, and iOS. Enjoy playing this game with its new features.