PAC-MAN Championship Edition 2 chomps its way to Switch


Everyone’s favorite dot-gobbler makes his Nintendo Switch debut with PAC-MAN Championship Edition 2 PLUS. After its successful September release on PS4, Xbox One, and PC, the title will round out the major platforms with its upcoming release on the Switch. The game releases on February 22nd, 2018.

A sequel to the original Championship Edition, the game continues the innovative, retro design while remaining faithful to the classic arcade-style gameplay. Switch players and PAC-MAN fans alike will experience intense mazes and fast action. Experience the familiar gameplay inside a three-dimensional world with exciting colors and upbeat music.


The Nintendo Switch version also comes with an exclusive two player co-op mode. Hence, the “PLUS” in the updated game title. Using the individual Joy-Cons, you and a friend can team up to clear stages quicker and get the highest scores possible.

Already receiving high praise from critics since its initial release, PAC-MAN Champion Edition 2 will be a welcome introduction of arcade-style games to the Switch. For new gamers especially, this updated classic will give younger generations a fun look into the older world of arcade. The sights, sounds, and overall fast-paced gameplay promise to draw in old fans as well as create new ones.


In addition, other features include new gaming modes like score attack and an adventure mode giving fresh takes on the familiar gameplay mechanics. The three-dimensional design gives tons of room for the new modes to pop in the environment. Overall, the Switch’s unique design seems it will go hand in hand with the fresh classic. The release promises to be as successful as its September predecessor.

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