Pac-Man, c. 1982
2-cel master setup
Acrylic on acetate and gouache on paper
Collection of Trent Claus
Pac-Man the animated series debuted in 1982, 2 years after the hugely popular video game. The series followed Pac-Man and his family living in Pac-Land while the ghosts caused problems. This 2-cel setup on its hand-painted background features Pac-Man and Pinky, one of the ghosts.