Pacman, the classic arcade game, turns 30 years old this year

Pacman was created by Japanese game designer Toru Iwatani in 1980

The original Pac-Man was released in Japan on May 22, 1980

There are four different ghosts in the game: Blinky, Pinky, Inky, and Clyde

Each ghost has its own unique personality and behavior

Pac-Man one of the most recognizable video game characters of all time

The game was an instant hit, and quickly spread to arcades around the world.

The Game Is Inspired by a pizza with a missing slice