While they're poles apart in terms of their native wildlife, you might say that Polar Panic is inspired by Sega's classic maze game. You might even say that, essentially, it is Sega's classic maze game, but developer Eiconic Games would probably like to tell you otherwise.
It's not just a simple arcade game, they would say. It has no less than three distinct game styles – story mode, puzzle mode and survival. It has leaderboards and achievements. It has bonus unlockable artwork. And a bear.