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Pac & Pal (older)


Pac & Pal (c) 07/1983 Namco.


Pac-Man has a new friend, but that friend tries to steal stuff for her own use. Pac-Man now not only has to collect the stuff lying around the board, but he also must watch this new friend to make sure she doesn't take the stuff for her own use.


- TECHNICAL -


Game ID: PAP


Main CPU : M6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)

Sound CPU : M6809 (@ 1.536 Mhz)

Sound Chips : Namco 8-channel WSG


Screen orientation : Vertical

Video resolution : 224 x 288 pixels

Screen refresh : 60.61 Hz

Palette colors : 32


Players : 2

Control : 4-way joystick

Buttons : 1


- TRIVIA -


This game is also known as "Pac-Man & Chomp Chomp".


First "Pac-Man" game to have music during gameplay.


- SCORING -


Cards : 10-100 points, dying resets cards to ten points.

Regular Items: 50-500 points.

Power Items : 1000 points.

Stunning Ghosts : 200, 400, 800, 1600 points.

Key : 700 - 5000 points.

End of round bonus : 100 X items eaten.

Bonus Rounds :

Cards : 100-1000 points.

Uncovering Pal : doubles points of cards uncovered afterwards.

Uncovering Blinky : ends round.


- TIPS AND TRICKS -


* Easter Egg : enter service mode and enter the following sequence : Left, Right(x9), Down(x5), Up(x6). '(c) (p) 1982 NAMCO LTD.' will be added at the bottom of the screen.


- SERIES -


1. Pac-Man (1980)

2. Ms. Pac-Man (1981)

3. Super Pac-Man (1982)

4. Pac-Man Plus (1982)

5. Jr. Pac-Man (1983)

6. Pac & Pal (1983)

7. Pac-Land (1984)

8. Pac-Mania (1987)

9. Pac-In-Time (1994, Nintendo Super Famicom)

10. Pac-Man 2 - The New Adventures (1994, Nintendo Super Famicom and Sega Mega Drive)

11. Pac-Man VR (1996)

12. Pac-Man World (1999, Sony PlayStation)

13. Pac-Man - Adventures in Time (2000, PC CD-ROM)

14. Ms. Pac-Man Maze Madness (2000, Sony PlayStation)

15. Ms. Pac-Man - Quest for the Golden Maze (2001, PC CD-ROM)

16. Pac-Man All-Stars (2002, PC CD-ROM)

17. Pac-Man Fever (2002, Sony PlayStation 2)

18. Pac-Man World 2 (2002, Sony PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, and Microsoft XBOX; 2004, PC CD-ROM)

19. Pac-Man vs. (2003, Nintendo GameCube)

20. Ms. Pac-Man - Maze Madness (2004, Nintendo GameBoy Advance)

21. Pac-Man World 3 (2005, Sony PSP, Sony PlayStation 2, Nintendo GameCube, Microsoft XBOX, PC CD-ROM, and Nintendo DS)

22. Pac'n Roll (2005, Nintendo DS)

23. Pac-Pix (2005, Nintendo DS)


- PORTS -


* Others :

Super Pac-Man TV game (2006 - Jakks Pacific).