The highly popular PAC-MAN 256 game that first debuted for mobile is now coming to console and PC systems later this year. Developed by Hipster Whale (makers Crossy Road) of and 3 Sprockets, PAC-MAN 256 will be available digitally for PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC via Steam on June 21st.
PAC-MAN 256 will allow players to experience the award winning mobile game on console with new features exclusive to the console versions. In addition to the social sharing options and 10 unlockable themes, gamers can play with up to 4 friends via the local co-op multiplayer mode. Also worth noting is that the infamous “256 Glitch” from the mobile version has made its way to the console/PC version as well.
“We have really enjoyed working with BANDAI NAMCO Entertainment and Hipster Whale on PAC-MAN 256 for mobile, and having the opportunity to ship it on the latest generation of consoles and PC is the icing on the cake for us! We can’t wait to see how much fun players have with it” says Seon Rozenblum, Director at 3 Sprockets.
Maybe the most exciting news of all is a pretty awesome discount on PAC-MAN 256 for mobile. Until May 27th, the “Coin Doubler” in-app purchase will be available for $2.99 instead of $3.99. All in all though we have not been given information on what PAC-MAN 256 will retail for, however, we’ll be sure t0 keep you updated.