How to play Ms Pac-Man on Google Maps right NOW

Go to Google Maps, look in the lower left part of the map, and you'll see Ms. Pac-Man in a square that reads "Insert Coin".

Here's how it works: Download the Google Maps app or, if you already have it, just open it.

Google is giving its users a treat for April Fool's Day. Then select the Ms. Pac-Man icon on the main screen and watch your map transform. Because really, what's April Fool's Day if you can't drag your friends into the gag?

"Ms. Pac-Man" has had a slightly uncomfortable position in the Pac world.

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You can move Ms. Pac-Man around by swiping in any direction, and your score will tally up at the top of the screen.

So now you can while the time away this weekend chasing Inky, Blinky, Pinky and Clyde. They designed a modification board that fit on top of the original "Pac-Man" arcade board to change the graphics, sounds and gameplay, to sell to arcade operators who wanted to extend the life of their arcade machines.

The game features the red-bow, lipstick-wearing version of Pac-Man, chased by four ghosts as she gobbles up pellets.

Obviously, playing on a mobile device within Google Maps leaves something to be desired if you're used to arcade controls.

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