Install Pac-Man on Raspberry Pi
Pac-Man clone in SLD2 and C/C++
To run: Menu -> Games -> Pacman (SDL)
To run in a terminal: pacman_sdl
Fortunately, Pac-Man is very easy to install on your Raspberry Pi in just two steps.
- Install Pi-Apps - the best app installer for Raspberry Pi.
- Use Pi-Apps to install Pac-Man.
For the best chance of this working, we recommend using the latest version of Raspberry Pi OS, which is currently version Bookworm.
Raspberry Pi OS has 32-bit and 64-bit variants, both of which will run on most Raspberry Pi computers, including the Pi 3, Pi 4, and Pi5.
Pac-Man will run on either PiOS 32-bit or 64-bit.
Pi-Apps is a free tool that makes it incredibly easy to install the most useful programs on your Raspberry Pi with just a few clicks.
Open a terminal and run this command to install Pi-Apps:
wget -qO- https://raw.githubusercontent.com/Botspot/pi-apps/master/install | bash
Feel free to check out the Pi-Apps source code here: https://github.com/Botspot/pi-apps
Now that you have Pi-Apps installed, it is time to install Pac-Man.
First launch Pi-Apps from your start menu:
Then click on the Games category.
Now scroll down to find Pac-Man in the list.
Just click Install and Pi-Apps will install Pac-Man for you!