Several plugins can be installed on Google Chrome for you to play classic video games while accessing the Internet. Extensions allow you to have fun with matches in floating windows, without having to open a new tab or exit the browser.
Among the options available in the Chrome Web Store are memorable games, such as Pac-man, Super Mario and Space Invaders, in addition to games created in the digital age, such as Snake (the well-known snake game) and Minesweeper, a famous Windows hobby. Check out the following list of eight free extensions with classic games for Google Chrome.
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Extensive Pacman lets you play classic Atari on Google Chrome Photo: Divulgao / Pacman
The extensive Pacman for Chrome faithfully reproduces the Pac-Man screen created in the 1980s and played worldwide on Atari consoles. Using the arrow keys on the computer keyboard, it is possible to escape the ghosts through the maze and continue eating the yellow dots and fruits. As in the original, new levels are released after eating all the food and surviving the ghosts.
Famous snake game for Google Chrome Photo: Divulgao / Snake
The snake game, broadcast by Nokia phones in the early 2000s, can also be played directly on Google Chrome. The extended Snake reproduces the game in which you control a snake and have to direct it towards your food. The challenge is not to hit the sides of the screen or the animal's own body. With each new food, the character grows which makes it difficult to control his body, which has less free space to walk.
Play Super Mario on Google Chrome Photo: Reproduo / Wikipedia
The extensive Super Mario brings you back to childhood with this unforgettable Nintendo game. The player controls the little plumber with the PC keyboard, and crosses the stages facing all the famous enemies to reach the castle and save Princess Peach.
Simple Pong lets you play through the browser Photo: Divulgao / Simple PONG
Pong is an Atari classic that can also be played without leaving Google Chrome. The Super Pong extension lets you control one of the rackets to play a game of ping-pong against the machine. The graphic is the same as the original version: black background, two white bars representing the rackets and a square ball.
Extensive takes the game Pacincia to Google Chrome Photo: Divulgao / Pacincia
The classic Solitrio card game can be played with the extensive Pacincia. With a traditional card and table style, the player can restart the game or start a new game at any time.
Tetris can be played on Google Chrome Photo: Divulgao / Tetris
In the Tetris extension, you have to use the computer keyboard to control the famous colored blocks so that they fit at the bottom of the screen. The objective is to avoid empty spaces and improper fitting. The plugin allows you to play the classic of portable video games right in Chrome.
Space Invaders extension simulates classic Atari Space Invaders right in Google Chrome Photo: Divulgao / Space Invaders
The famous Space Invaders game gets a Chrome version with the extensive Space Invaders. The plugin reproduces the game in which you command a spaceship and you have to destroy the aliens with laser shots, dodging enemy attacks. On the PC, the user controls the spaceship with the keyboard and can play several phases.
Play Minesweeper directly on Google chrome Photo: TechTudo / Minesweeper
The extension brings back the classic Windows Minesweeper straight to the browser. It is possible to choose the difficulty between Novice, Intermediate and Advanced, with 10, 40 or 100 pumps, respectively, and also change to a more modern design. A stopwatch marks the time for each round, just like in the original version.