4 Classic Bandai Namco Arcade Games Arrive on PC, Xbox One and PS4 This Month

Return to the golden age of the arcade with the release of 4 retro games, available to download on 20th April.

BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment Europe today announced that PAC-MAN, Ms. PAC-MAN, GALAGA and DIG DUG will be available digitally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on April 20th. Each iconic title will be available to download separately via PlayStation Network, Xbox Games Store and Steam.

These 4 arcade games from the 1980’s feature classic characters with simple rules and deep gameplay that have provided countless hours of entertainment over the years. All 4 games come with different scanline and sound settings and other options to experience these masterpieces that charmed the world.

2016 is a special year as it marks the 35th anniversary of GALAGA! Join us in celebrating one of the most successful arcade games from the golden age with this new release. The original fixed shooter was released in 1981 and remains one of the most popular games of all time.

PAC-MAN

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The masterpiece PAC-MAN finally comes to PS4, Xbox One and PC! Move PAC-MAN to eat all the Pac-Dots, while avoiding the ghosts, to advance to the next stage. Eat a Power Pellet to turn the tables on the ghosts and rack up a huge score! Players will be pleased to play with the original stage 256 bug – perfect for PAC-MANiacs!

Ms. PAC-MAN

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The basic rules are the same as PAC-MAN, but with an additional Warp Tunnel and animations with PAC-MAN and Ms.PAC-MAN between levels, and other features. Ms. PAC-MAN truly shines as its own game!

GALAGA

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Move the fighter and destroy the waves of incoming aliens in this space-age shooter. Destroy all the enemies to advance to the next stage! Retrieve a captured fighter and combine into a Dual Fighter! Players will be able to switch between old and new versions – perfect for old school fans of the game.

DIG DUG

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Dig up, down, left, and right and burrow through the earth. Inflate and pop enemies with your harpoon to defeat them, or squish them with a rock. Lure enemies into a tunnel and crush several at once for massive points. Defeat all the enemies on the screen to advance to the next stage! Devoted diggers can also choose between the old and new versions of the game.

PAC-MAN, Ms. PAC-MAN, GALAGA and DIG DUG for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC will be available to download on the PlayStation Network, Xbox Games Store and Steam on April 20th.

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