this year the saga Pac Man celebrates his 42nd anniversary and on the occasion of this very special date Bandai Namco has announced some of the events that will take place soon both inside and outside the video game. To celebrate the birthday of this iconic character they have prepared new clothing collectionsdecoration in some cities of the world and a new song call ‘We Are Pac-Man’ and which will be released today performed in Japanese and English by Kaho Kidoguchi and in Chinese by Ann Una.
Beyond these fashion and culture collaborations, Pac-Man will also celebrate its anniversary inside the video game, how could it be otherwise. One of the most notable actions in this area is that Bandai Namco has reached an agreement with Epic Games to bring this character to Fortnite. In the official press release that the company has shared, there is talk of “outfits” of Pac Man in Fortnite, although exactly what kind of items we will be able to buy have not yet been shown. Yes, it has been confirmed that the crossover will take place on June 2ndSo we won’t have to wait long to see it.
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Pac-Man Museum+ coming this week to all platforms
On the other hand, the anniversary of the saga will also be celebrated with the launch of a new compilation of classics: it is Pac-Man Museum+a selection of 14 games (the best of the franchise, according to the company) that will arrive on may 27th to PS4, Xbox One, PC and Switch. Although they will not have a native version, they will be playable on PS5 and Xbox Series X/S thanks to the backward compatibility of the new systems. In addition, it will be available for free to Xbox Game Pass subscribers from the day of its launch.