Last week, we told you about Namcot Collection, a Japanese-only version of several retro Namco games, including a version of Pac-Man: Championship Edition “whose skin resembles the original Pac-Man. Namco will now release this game, along with 21 other games, in two volumes in the United States next week.
You can buy NAMCO MUSEUM ARCHIVES Volume 1 and Volume 2 on Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4, Xbox One and Steam, although Namco has not announced a price. Each volume includes a different assortment of games as follows:
NAMCO MUSEUM ARCHIVES Volume 1:
Dragon Spirit: the new legend
Splatterhouse: Wanpaku Graffiti
Pac-Man Championship Edition
NAMCO MUSEUM ARCHIVES Volume 2:
Dig Dug II
The legacy of the sorcerer
Dragon buster ii
The original NES port of Pac-Man did not give good results, so a version Pac-man Championship can itch the scratch for good points eater game. But although you want volume one for this game alone, don’t ignore volume two. You will find Gaplus, a game that can only be found on Commodore 64 and in the arcades.
You can buy NAMCO MUSEUM ARCHIVES Volume 1 and Volume 2 on June 18, although Namco did not indicate the prices.