Everyone knows the classic, almost an iconic game we used to be crazy about in our childhood and even teenage years – the Pac Man. The pac man is a yellow pill-like thing coming after ghosts and other enemies, and eating them up. The the third quarter of 2017, Bandai Namco and Gamblit Gambling announced cooperation to create a new Pac-Man Battle Casino in Las Vegas. The formerly game for fun is now holding a huge opportunities for earning real cash. Nevertheless, there is no doubt that the game will be modified to make it less easy to win. So in this case, risk taking, adrenaline and good old nostalgy are united in one product.
Nowadays, online gambling industry comes up with a number of online casino games to diversify the routine lives of online poker players and sports betters.The latest money-bringing version of Pac-Man will be based on 2011 modification of the game called Pac-Man Battle Royale. The essence of the game lies in getting through the maze with obstacles alive. There can be from two to four participants in the game and the one to make it till the end is a winner.
The primary target of Mac-Man real money edition of the game are online gamblers. The popularity of the game back in 1980s allows to believe that Mac-Man in good graphics and with real wins will be a breakthrough in online casino gambling. Moreover, people from all over the world have access to Internet and, thus, can play casino online and stumble across the long-time-no-see yet not forgotten game. This is why the idea will work out for the creators:
- High popularity of the game in the past,
- Improved graphics,
- More complicated tasks,
- Real money to win,
- Alternative to card games.
According to many people’s comments, the Pac-Man game was a good choice to turn into a slot-machine money-winning thing. Even though some people may not like slot machines, the sense of nostalgia will probably drive them to try it once. However, some fear that it will not live up to young gamblers’ expectations. Those born after 2000s are used to virtual reality with close to real life graphics and navigation. To them, following some ghosts along the maze may look like not worth wasting their time. However, the high hopes of this casino solution becoming a success is still on retro gamers. Actually there is a high chance that older players will really enjoy playing it, and it will become popular among certain groups of gamblers. So, let’s see how it goes.