The poster for the upcoming Adam Sandler movie Pixels has us imagining a Godzilla-sized Pac Man chomping his way through major cities.
Thanks to the techno mash-up of Pac Man and Google Maps, now you can pilot Pac through your very own neighbourhood, chasing ghosts past old man Jenkins’s front lawn:
- Read Now you can play the computer game Pac-Man in the real world, on your computer – The Onion A.V. Club
This isn’t the first time Pac Man has broken out of arcade land and into our world. Check out this Bud Light Super Bowl spot:
These guys dressed up as Ms. Pac Man and crew and ran around the streets of New York City for a music video:
… and Pac-Manhattan is a semi-regular event where players “control” people in Pac-Man garb via cell phone:
Wake us up when we can start rolling everything in the real world into gigantic snowballs a la Katamari Damacy.