Bandai Namco has announced the arrival of many Announcements to celebrate 42nd birthday from Pac-Man, the timeless yellow icon that made video game history. Among the various initiatives will be the publication of a new anthology, Pac-Man Museum +a collection of 14 titles in the series of Pac-Man, with original maze games, as well as puzzle and platform games. The collection will be available on May 27 for Xbox One, PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, and PC, and will also be available on the Xbox Game Pass subscription service from the same date. It will also be playable in backwards compatibility on PS5 and Xbox Series X and S.
As of today, a new song and video clip are also available. Entitled “We are PAC MAN!And performed by Kaho Kidoguchi in Japanese and English and Ann Una in Chinese, the song aims to promote collaboration and connection between people to live healthier lives. Below is the music video for the song:
Let’s take a look at the other initiatives:
Not only that, the celebrations will also be joined by Epic Games’ Fortnite, which will welcome a range of PAC-MAN themed cosmetic items on June 2, giving players the chance to show all their love for this iconic character.
In addition, the presence of PAC-MAN even outside the world of video games is growing stronger thanks to new partnerships. Beginning June 6, the PAC-MAN x EASTPAK collection will be available at participating retailers (EMEA, USA and South Korea), featuring new bags, cases and cases. For tourists visiting Paris, the Yooma Urban Lodge Paris Tour Eiffel will transform into a PAC-MAN labyrinth thanks to immersive decorations in the entrance hall, courtyard and corridors. In Berlin, however, the Computerspielemuseum, which encourages everyone to reenact history, is accessible by a PAC-MAN-themed U-Bahn 5 train. Scheduled for Fall/Winter, the PAC-MAN Collection in partnership with sloggi will be available in several European and Asian countries.
- Pac-man gets official music video with theme song for 42nd birthday (twitter.com)
Source: Lega Nerd