Go to Google Maps, look in the lower left part of the map, and you'll see Ms. Pac-Man in a square that reads "Insert Coin". While the rest of the games were developed internally by Namco (now Bandai Namco), "Ms. Pac-Man" was created by MIT students operating under the name General Computer Corp.
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April Fools Day is practically a national holiday in Mountain View, so you can expect a series of pranks and jokes over the weekend.
Check out the game, but don't blame us if you procrastinate at work.
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Asia - plus a European round of two-leg playoffs that allocates the last four of UEFA's quota of 13 qualifying slots. Asia has been given 8 slots, South America has six slots, along with North America while Oceania retains one slot.
If the player's current location doesn't contain the proper geography or amount of roads to create a game area, the app selects a random location somewhere in the world. It will all be familiar to anyone who has ever played a Pac-Man game. Let's hope Ms. Pac-Man can hang out a little longer.
Either way, Ms Pac-Man is controlled by swiping on the touchscreen.
The game features the red-bow, lipstick-wearing version of Pac-Man, chased by four ghosts as she gobbles up pellets.