Remember when arcades were in full swing? When you’d walk in with a roll of quarters with your friends, determined to beat the high score of the illustrious ‘BUTT’, and replace his cursed inicials with your own. Soft drinks in hand, your friends huddled close behind you, breathing excitement down your neck as you slipped the first quarter in, run your sweaty palms down the sides of your jeans, and begin your quest. Well good news, it no longer takes quarters, and instead of an arcade joystick and buttons that always seemed to have been mashed into the wood of the machine, you have your own controller.

Featuring HD resolutions Pac-Man, Galaga, Ms. Pac-Man, and Dig Dug will all but available on Playstaion 4, Xbox One, and PC through Steam on April 20. Also, and Arcade Game Series 3-in-1 pack with also be available, which will include Pac-Man, Galaga, and Dig Dug.

Having recently released Dark Souls III, it’s nice to see that Namco hasn’t forgotten where it began, and are happy to remind players where gaming got its roots, as well as show us where it’s going.

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Joseph C
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29 years old, this man as accomplished such things as college, where he got a degree that is entirely useless in the real world, but still complains about it. His other accomplishments include owning a cat, who happens to be a prince among his own kind, just in hiding (he did some shady things), owned a moped, and plays an overwhelming amount of video games, which the cat watches (total bro-cat). Currently in the possession of everything from an NES to the PS4, he has gamed like a king for years, and plans to die with a controller in his hands whispering the final words "My only regret...is that I had...bone-itis..."