This game is rated PEGI 3
Our review includes potentially triggering words:
Ghosts, Gore and Horror.
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Posted: 2 years ago, last updated 4 months ago.
The novelty is that the game uses multiple screens so the ghost and pac-man players can't see what each other are doing. It has the feel of hide-and-seek to it. Six different mazes can be selected, each having different layouts and music.
- Gamecube (2003) - To play you need a Game Boy Advance, the GameCube, Game Boy Advance link cable, and three GameCube controllers. You can play this version on the Wii.
- Nintendo DS (2007) on the Namco Museum game, with Download Play so you only need one copy of the game and four DS's. You can play this version on the 3DS/2DS.
- Nintendo Switch (2017) on the Namco Museum game. You need two Switch consoles, but only one copy of the game (there's a free version to download for the second console) one docked for the ghost players and one undocked for pac-man player.
You can play this game in the following styles:
Pac-Man games are rated PEGI 3 and ESRB EVERYONE.
The wider Namco Museum package that includes Pac-Man Vs, also Rolling Thunder and Splatterhouse that means the rating on the collection is PEGI 12 Moderate Violence, Horror and ESRB TEEN Blood and Gore, Suggestive Themes, Violence.
5+ year-olds usually have the required skill to enjoy this game. Pac-Man is a game you can play from a very young age, although some patience and resilience is required as you can die quickly (and unfairly). You also need some good fast reactions and forward thinking to outfox others.
We haven't documented accessibility features for this game yet. Our Pac-Man Vs. Accessibility Report details system-wide settings that may help, and suggests similar games with accessibility features. Tweet the developer (@Nintendo) to let them know about our Accessibility Questionnaire.
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