Pac-Man was such a popular game that it has been spoofed in many different TV Shows & other media.
The Adventures of Jimmy Neutron: Boy GeniusEdit
In an episode, a clam chases after Jimmy, Carl and Sheen which looks like Pac-Man.
- "Pacmania"- Pac-Man (character) is in the kitchen, and Orange takes up his place in the game, annoying the Ghosts.
- "Grapefruit's Revenge"- Orange calls Grapefruit's sister Ms. Pac-Man. "TV of TERROR!" Clyde makes a cameo behind Orange & Pear
- "Episode 5" Pac-Man is shown graffitied by the door.
- In a 1994 comic strip, Pac-Man appears in a café with Opus complaining about his life.
The Cleveland ShowEdit
- In one episode when a guy mentions he wants to play Ms. Pac-Man Cleveland dies just like Pac-Man.
Dick and Dom in da bungaloEdit
- In one of the episodes, Pac-Man and the Ghosts show up.
- "Gay Bash"- The cartoon version of Pac-Man appears in the episode and it is revealed that Ms. Pac-Man was really Pac-Man in drag.
- "Nipple Ring-Ring Goes to Foster Care" - Captain Hero's room are images of Pac-Man
- "Spelling Applebees" - There is a scene were Captain Hero imitates Pac-Man.
Fairly Odd Parents Edit
- "Balance of Flour" - Poof Eats brownies like Pac-Man.
The Electric Company (magazine)Edit
The Family CircusEdit
- In "Stuck Together Torn Apart" 3 of the ghosts try to cheer Pac-Man up after breaking up with Ms. Pac-Man.
- In "Stewie Griffin: The Untold Story" Stewie and Brian are playing Pac-Man.
- In "Meet The Quagmires" Peter plays a game called "Menstrual Ms. Pac-Man".
Fosters Home For Imaginary FriendsEdit
- House Of Bloos- A monster chases after Bloo which looks like Pac-Man.
There's an episode featuring a Ms. Pac-Man machine.
- In one episode, Pac-Man is the general. He gets shot by a Space Invader & dies. Then Ms. Pac-Man comes & starts sobbing over him.
In one of the episodes, there is a video game called "Ghost Maze" which is a parody of Ms. Pac-Man
Grown Ups (2010 film)Edit
When someone sits on a PSP the Pac-Man Game Over sound effect is heard from the PSP.
The Karate Kid (1984 film)Edit
At the arcade, arcade machines of Pac-Man and Super Pac-Man are seen. Also some Ms. Pac-Man sound effects are heard so it is possible the arcade had Ms. Pac-Man in it too.
- "Taz-Man" The online game at LooneyTunes.com is a parody of Pac-Man. Taz is Pac-Man & Bugs Bunny, Daffy Duck & Porky Pig are the ghosts.
- "Loons: The Fight For Fame" In this video game the mini game Temple Run is a parody of Pac-Man.
MAD (TV Series)Edit
- Super 80's- There is a scene were people are being chased by Pac-Man.
- Diary Of a Wimpy Kid Icasis- Pac-Man is seen getting chased by the ghosts. Later Ms. Pac-Man appears as a school teacher.
- ParaMorgan- The ghosts appear in this sketch.
Man On the MoonEdit
Jim Carrey and Danny Devito get a Ms. Pac-Man machine.
Off the MarkEdit
- In a 2011 comic strip Ms. Pac-Man catches Pac-Man wearing her bows.
- There is also a strip were Pac-Man is begging for food.
Phineas and FerbEdit
- "Disney Channel Game Over bumper" Dr. Doofensmirtz's computer plays the game over sound from Pac-Man. (the sound when you lose the game).
- "Gaming the System" The sound of the ghosts' eyes floating can be heard.
- "Undercover Carl" Ferb eats cheese just like Pac-Man.
- In "Just Set Up the Chairs", when the Destroyer of Worlds is defeated, it turns into a Pac-Man style cherry that can be consumed for 100 points.
- When Mordecai and Rigby were playing video games at the end of "Party Pete", it is possible they were playing Pac-Man because there were "Atari Pac-Man" noises in the background.
- Also the character Hi Five Ghost looks a lot like a Pac-Man ghost.
- "Tubba-Bubba's Now Hubba-Hubba" There is a scene that parodies The Matrix and Pac-Man.
- "Fools Goldfinger" Pac-Man & the Ghosts appear at a video game show.
"The Core, The Thief, His Wife and Her Lover" There is a scene were Pac-Man eats Sam Weat.
- Butchered in Burbank- Pac-Man & Ms. Pac-Man appear in a few scenes.
- When they are playing a ninja game, Scott tells Knives that Pac-Man was going to be called Puck-Man, but it was changed due to scratching out a bit of the "P", making it into an "F".
- When trying to impress Ramona, Scott tells her the same thing he told Knives.
- A Ms. Pac-Man machine is the focus of several scenes in episode "My Own Private Practice Guy" of the TV show Scrubs. The Todd comments "Oh Ms. Pac-Man I would sex that bow right off your head. Eat those dots you naughty, naughty girl." Dr. Kelso is also an expert at the game, with an impossibly high score of 40,000,000.[10
"Imaginationland Episode III". - Pac-Man & the ghosts are seen
- Canadian characters in the series have Pac-Man like heads.
- "Just One Bite" Squidward is eating Krabby Patties, and it looks like Pac-Man.
- "The Cent of Money" When the scene shows the fish playing the arcade games, one of them has a character and game similar to Pac-Man.
- "Gertrude McFuzz" Gertrude gobbles down four, five, six, seven, eight, nine, it uses Pac-Man like sound effects.
- "Homer & Ned's Hail Marry Pass"- Pac-Man & Ms. Pac-Man get married.
- "I Married Marge"- Mr. Burns plays Ms. Pac-Man.
- "Lisa's 1st Word"-Marge says Lisa 1st spoke when Ms. Pac-Man struck a blow for womens rights
- "A Tale Of Two Springfields"- Homer sings a line from Pac-Man Fever.
- "Angry Dad: The Movie" A Ms. Pac-Man machine is hit by a fire exdenguisher.
- "Comic strip by Guy and Brad" Robin earns a badge for playing the game.
- "Fraggle Rock: Episode 114" A video game has the sound effects from the game.
- In a DxD video, Kermit does an impression of Pac-Man.
- "Elmo's world Teeth" Elmo plays a game of Pac-Man, but Pac-Man is replaced by clacking teeth.
- "Gang Busters" Buster Bunny & Plucky Duck play Pac-man using their eyes with similar sound effects (which was the "waka waka").
- "Tiny Toon Adventures: Buster Busts loose" There is a game that is like Pac-Man.
- "Buster and Babs Go Hawaiian" Montana Max plays a spoof game called Plane-Man were Pac-Man is a plane.
Tron (Disney film)Edit
During the scene where Tron and Ram escape from the Light Cycle arena into the system, Pac-Man can be seen behind Sark.
- In the 1992 movie Wayne's World Wayne Campbell (played by Mike Myers) asks what is the difference between Pac-Man & Ms. Pac-Man is "really". Noah Vanderhoff says she had a bow in her hair making Wayne telling him to get out of town.
The Walking DeadEdit
A Ms. Pac-Man machine is seen at one point.
- In the 2012 Disney film, numerous Pac-Man references and cameos were in the movie. Clyde was the bad-annon leader, Blinky, Pinky and Inky were seen in the Game Central Station and Pac-Man was at Fix-It Felix Jr.'s 30th Anniversary party.
Monsters Vs. Aliens (TV series)Edit
At the end of the episode Maximum B.O.B., Pac-Man sound effects play when B.O.B. gobbles up all of his clones.
wow wow wubbzy!Edit
In The Episode Called Dash for Dolly When Wubbzy fails at getting Widget the Hammering Holly doll from the grabitty grab game the Pac-Man Game over sound is heard.