Posts Tagged ‘Scratch & Win’

Pac-Land Inflation and Recession


Things’re tough everywhere, apparently. The price of a game of Pac-Man has risen to three bucks, the eponymous hero is subletting one of Ms. Pac-Man‘s mazes, pellets are being rationed, and Blinky and Inky are out of a job.

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It’s Not Easy Winning Green


What a difference three decades makes! Back in 1981, the chance to help some accident-prone frogs get home safe and sound cost you 25 cents.

Damn you, GLC! One day, the coveted high score will be mine!

In 2011, that same act of charity will cost you three bucks. Then again, the reward for successfully doing so is significantly greater than electronic immortality on an arcade high score screen…

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