Giants Enterprises, the development and entrepreneurial arm of the San Francisco Giants Major League Baseball franchise, announced a brand new worldwide PAC-MAN Virtual Challenge today as part of the partnership between the Giant Race Series presented by Alaska Airlines and BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. in celebration of PAC-MAN's 40th Anniversary. As part of the growing Health and Wellness initiative developed by Giants Enterprises, this unique partnership with Santa Clara based leading interactive entertainment company BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment America Inc. aims to excite and inspire families and individuals from all backgrounds to participate in fitness lifestyle events.
Starting today, and in celebration of PAC-MAN's 40th birthday, participants can sign up to be a part of the PAC-MAN Virtual Challenge (race-sfgiants.com/PACMAN), where they can walk or run 40 miles to receive a limited edition 40th Anniversary PAC-MAN medal (pictured below), commemorative race bib and finisher's sticker to showcase their accomplishment.
The announcement is one of many activities and partnerships that leading entertainment company BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Inc. announced today as part of a global celebration of PAC-MAN's 40th birthday. The video game and pop culture icon PAC-MAN crosses over the hill into his 4th decade by starring in a bevy of new video games, product partnerships, and brand collaborations, including the Virtual Challenge.
"We are thrilled to wish PAC-MAN a happy 40th birthday and celebrate by launching a new worldwide Virtual Challenge. With the current global health pandemic affecting all of us, the reality of virtual engagement is something that each and every one of us is managing. We wanted to create a worldwide opportunity for fans, families, and friends to find new ways to celebrate in healthy ways. And out of that excitement generated this 40-mile challenge encouraging everyone to complete the miles at their own speed and get rewarded with some amazing PAC-MAN themed items," said Stephen Revetria, President of Giants Enterprises.
Giants Enterprises, the development and entrepreneurial arm of the San Francisco Giants Major League Baseball franchise, announced a brand new worldwide PAC-MAN Virtual Challenge today as part of the partnership between the Giant Race Series presented by Alaska Airlines and BANDA...