Very cool: Only for maybe today and tomorrow, go to Google and you can play Pac-Man directly on the logo. This is celebrating Pac-Man’s 30th anniversary. If you click on the Insert Coin button (where the I’m Feeling Lucky button normally is, you get to play with Ms. Pac-Man.
Someone by the nickname explodingrabbit put together a little Flash game (that’s right, it won’t run on your iPad) in which you can play the original Super Mario Bros as any of the following characters:
- Samus from Metroid
- Link from The Legend of Zelda
- Simon Belmont from Castlevania
- Bill R. from Contra
- Oh, and Mario. But no Luigi.
Awesome. Twenty years ago, this would have given me a heart attack. As far as I can tell, the Konami Code does not work.