A Namco TV Game is any of a series of models dedicated to games by Namco which make up a subset of Jakks Pacific's Plug It In & Play TV Games system lineup. They should not be confused with the Japan-only Namco Nostalgia pair of plug-n-play games directly from Namco Bandai.
Models[edit | edit source]
Eight were released (including Gamekeys):
- Pac-Man has Pac-Man, Dig Dug, Galaxian, Rally-X, & Bosconian
- Ms. Pac-Man has Ms. Pac-Man, Pole Position, Galaga, Xevious, & Mappy
- Wireless Ms. Pac-Man has Ms. Pac-Man, Galaga, Mappy, Xevious, Pole Position, New Rally-X, & Bosconian
- Ms. Pac-Man GameKeys has Pac-Man, Rally-X, Bosconian, New Rally-X, Dig Dug
- Super Pac-Man has Pac-Man, Super Pac-Man, Pac & Pal, Pac-Man Plus
- Pac-Man Arcade Gold has Pac-Man, Galaxian, New Rally-X, Dig Dug, Bosconian, Super Pac-Man, Pac & Pal, and Pac-Man Plus.
- Retro Arcade Featuring Pac-Man has Pac-Man, Galaxian, New Rally-X, Dig Dug, Bosconian, Galaga, Mappy, Xevious, Pole Position, Super Pac-Man, Pac & Pal, and Pac-Man Plus.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- The Namco Pac-Man controller was also released in a pocket size.
- The Namco Pac-Man and Namco Ms.Pac-Man joysticks were also avilable both in the Namco Classics Combo Pack.
- Namco Pac-Man was also released with the Atari TV game in a bonus 2 pack.
- Early versions of the Namco Pac-Man included a Red ghost finger puppet on the joystick.