REMASTER OF BELOVED PLATFORMER PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC LAUNCHES TODAY ON CONSOLES AND PC
IRVINE, Calif., (August 26, 2022) – Leading video game publisher and developer Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. today announced the launch of PAC-MAN WORLD™ Re-PAC, a thoughtful remaster of one of the most popular PAC-MAN™ games of all time. Originally released in 1999, PAC-MAN WORLD was the legendary character’s debut in a 3D platforming game. With the power of modern platforms, PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC delivers a completely enhanced version of the experience with full-screen HD visuals, gameplay refinements, and new features. The title is now available for PlayStation®5, PlayStation®4, Xbox Series X|S, Xbox One, PC via STEAM®, and Nintendo Switch™ in standard edition as well as a limited-edition that includes a Chrome Noir PAC-MAN CHOGOKIN figure plus in-game skin. More product information is available on the game’s official page at www.bandainamcoent.com/games/pac-man-world-re-pac.
“As the arcade icon’s first foray into 3D gameplay, the original PAC-MAN WORLD was a memorable moment for many PAC-MAN fans, and we’re proud to say PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC lives up to that amazing legacy,” said Susan Tran, Senior Director, Brand Development for PAC-MAN at Bandai Namco Entertainment America Inc. “PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC is a joy for fans of all ages, bringing some of the most fun aspects and memorable elements from classic PAC-MAN, including those unforgettable sound effects, to create a one-of-a-kind modern platformer game.”
PAC-MAN WORLD Re-PAC delivers a HD-enhanced experience with gameplay improvements and new features for more intuitive play. The game content has been expanded with multiple modes including Quest Mode, a Maze Mode that brings classic PAC-MAN game play to 3D mazes, and Original Mode, an unlockable recreation of the original game’s visual aesthetic. In the main Quest Mode experience, players use a variety of attacks and abilities, including powerups, as they dodge Ghosts and other baddies, solve environmental puzzles, and collect items through six exciting worlds of Ghost Island, each featuring multiple levels and a unique boss battle challenge.