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Pac-Man Celebrates 30th Birthday; Gets Google Love

Pac-Man, that breakthrough video game that became the favorite of millions of people, turns 30 years old Saturday.

Some of us who never figured out how to keep from having our icon eaten too soon and thus never racked up a high score (the writer included) could take or leave Pac-Man. But we were probably outnumbered by its many fans, some of whom are at Google which transformed its search page to celebrate the anniversary.

Pac-Man on Google.

And here's a video tribute to Pac-Man that's gotten a lot of attention for years on YouTube: