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Namco Museum 50th Anniversary

MobyRank MobyScore
GameCube
59
...
Windows
53
3.2
Xbox
60
3.0
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Description

Namco is honoring its 50th anniversary by releasing this compilation of arcade classics. Using a retro interface, you check out a virtual arcade hall where you can select each classic in its original arcade cabinet.

Exclusive to the Xbox version are Live Leaderboards where you can post high-scores.

The 16 games included are:

Screenshots

Namco Museum 50th Anniversary Xbox Game selection
Namco Museum 50th Anniversary Xbox Pac-Man cabinet view
Namco Museum 50th Anniversary Xbox Dig Dug
Namco Museum 50th Anniversary Xbox Sky Kid

Alternate Titles

  • "Namco Museum Arcade Hits!" -- Japanese PS2 Title

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User Reviews

50 Years? Really? GameCube Guy Chapman (1745)

The Press Says

Game Informer Magazine Xbox Oct, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation 2 Oct, 2005 8 out of 10 80
Play.tm PlayStation 2 Apr 25, 2006 75 out of 100 75
Next Level Gaming PlayStation 2 Sep 15, 2005 73 out of 100 73
Retro Gamer GameCube Jan, 2006 70 out of 100 70
N-Zone GameCube Mar 18, 2006 64 out of 100 64
4Players.de PlayStation 2 Jul 03, 2006 61 out of 100 61
1UP Xbox Aug 31, 2005 5.5 out of 10 55
Eurogamer.net (UK) Xbox Mar 29, 2006 4 out of 10 40
Jeuxvideo.com Xbox May 29, 2006 6 out of 20 30

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Trivia

Japanese version

The game's Japanese release, Namco Museum Arcade Hits, has a few differences from the original US/European releases: there's a different soundtrack for the main menu, and both Pac-Mania and Galaga '88 are unlocked right from the start.

Unlockables

After beating certain high score criteria, Pac-Mania and Galaga '88 become unlockable games, finalizing the console/PC roster to sixteen titles.
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