The Father Of Pac-Man Dies In Japan

Published on Jan. 30, 2017

The founder of Japanese toy and game software makers Bandai Namco Holdings has died at the age of 91. Masaya Nakamura was known as the "Father of PAC-MAN". He served as a senior adviser to the company. The group said in a statement he died on January 22. No further details were given. *PAC-MAN* The monster-eating game went on sale in 1980. It proved to be a big hit in Japan and internationally. The Guinness Book of World Records named it as the world's most successful arcade g… READ MORE : What are the top stories today? Click to watch: euronews: the most watched news channel in Europe Subscribe! euronews is available in 13 languages: In English: Website: Facebook: Twitter: Google+: VKontakte: