|| Namco (Japan, Europe)|
Midway (North America)
|| Arcade, many other platforms
|| May 22, 1980 (Japan),|
October 26, 1980 (North America)
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Pac-Man is the game that started the Pac-Man series, featuring the eponymous character who originally resembled a circle with a 'slice' taken out of it.
The inspiration according to creator Tōru Iwatani was a pizza without a slice, that was used to create his eating animation.
Ghost movement glitch
Sometimes after a ghost moves back to its original place after being eaten, it can move through a wall.
Level 256 split-screen
An infamous glitch that occurs upon entering the 256th map, in which the right side of the map becomes corrupted.
Pass through ghost glitch
It is possible in some way to pass through a ghost and not lose a life while it is still in its harmful state. [clarification needed]