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This article was published on May 22, 2015


Pac-Man turns 35 today, this updated iOS app is his gift

Pac-Man turns 35 today, this updated iOS app is his gift
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Who knew when Pac-Man was released on 22 May 1980, that it would end up becoming such an iconic arcade game?

Celebrating thirty five years since its arrival in Japan, Bandai Namco has updated the app on iOS with some new features and a revamped interface.

Happy 35th Birthday to Pac-Man🎉

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The updated version introduces a multi-player option for the first time on iOS, as well as new mazes and challenges to explore. Pro-tips are now available in-game too.

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While the game costs $4.99 to download, there is also a free version –Pac-Man Lite – on iOS.

Pac-Man [iOS]

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