PAC-MAN TOPS FAVOURITE
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[ November 13th 2001 ]
has topped a poll of the UKs favourite computer
game characters of all time. The dot-munching
sprite beat off competition from Sonic the Hedgehog
and Lara Croft. Harry Potter came eighth, even
though the computer game has yet to be released.
The poll was carried out by Dixons to celebrate
the 40th anniversary of the electronic game.
favourites making it into the top ten included
Pokemon, Super Mario and Donkey Kong. Dixons marketing
director, Stuart Carson, told the Mirror: "Once
Harry Potter is on the shelves, we might even
find he knocks Pac-Man off the top of the list."