DescriptionPac-Mania is a variation on the game Pac-Man. You need to guide Pac-Man around a maze and eat all of the dots on the board in order to proceed on to the next round. Numerous, multi-colored ghosts also roam the maze trying to stop you. If you eat one of the power pellets in the maze, the ghosts will temporarily turn blue and run from you. Pac-Man can earn bonus points by eating the ghosts when they are in this state. The maze is now shown in isometric perspective and is larger than screen which will scroll to follow the action. To help get out of tight spots, Pac-Man now has the ability to jump. But be careful, because some of the ghosts have learned this trick as well and you could end up in a mid air collision!
- "PacMania" -- Alternate spelling
- "パックマニア" -- Japanese spelling
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|Génération 4||Dec, 1988||91 out of 100||91|
|The Games Machine (UK)||Jan, 1989||89 out of 100||89|
|The One||Oct, 1988||84 out of 100||84|
|Computer and Video Games (CVG)||Nov, 1988||83 out of 100||83|
|Power Play||Nov, 1988||74 out of 100||74|
|ACE (Advanced Computer Entertainment)||Jan, 1989||727 out of 1000||73|
|ST/Amiga Format||Dec, 1988||65 out of 100||65|
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- Amiga Power
- May 1991 (issue #00) - #67 in the "All Time Top 100 Amiga Games"
- ST Format
- May 1990 (Issue #10) - Included in the list "ST Format's 30 Kick-Ass Classics"