Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2 reaching UK in October

Bandai Namco gave the entirety of 2014 as a North American release window for Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2, but a recent press release narrows the game's UK arrival down to the month of October. With the help of Xbox 360, PS3, Wii U and 3DS owners, Pac-Man can stretch his legs and get out of that maze called life for a while.

Like the TV show sharing the same universe, Ghostly Adventures 2 will feature Pac-Man and pals Spiral and Cylindria, with the sidekicks appearing in their own on-rails levels and to assist Pac-Man in "tough situations." The sequel follows the trio's efforts to defend PacWorld from Lord Betrayus' army, with Pac-Man using power ups and vehicles to help get the job done.

If you're pretty sure a 3D Pac-Man adventure game could never be your thing, well ... at least there's always Pac-Man Championship Edition DX+.
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-PAC and His Friends Return to Defend Pacopolis with New Worlds, New Characters and New Power-Ups-

LONDON, UK – May 23rd 2014 – Leading video game publisher and developer BANDAI NAMCO Games UK today announced today PAC-MAN™ and the Ghostly Adventures 2 for the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, Wii U™ system and Nintendo 3DS™ system for release in October 2014 for the UK.

Following the colorful characters and world of the PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures animated series, PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2 will feature Pac, Spiral and Cylindria in an all-new storyline as they defend PacWorld from the ghoulish army of Lord Betrayus. Players will be able to explore the lands of PacWorld far beyond the bustling streets of Pacopolis and the Netherworld through the depths of the ocean floor and into space.

In order to defeat the havoc-causing ghosts, Pac will need to do what he does best... EAT! Chomping down on the various Power Berries will give Pac a much needed boost to fight back against his enemies. Utilizing the many types of Power Berries from the Tree of Life, Pac will be able to transform into many different and exciting versions of himself, including enhanced versions of returning powers such as Fire Pac and Ice Pac and epic new transformations including the gigantic PacZilla. Pac will also be able to pilot one of many vehicles seen in the show including the Lemon Rocket and Pacerchini, to help his cause to save the world.

Cylindria and Spiral also join in for the action, allowing players to take control of the Pac's friends in special fast-paced on-rails levels. The two best friends will also be able to assist Pac with a helping hand when players find themselves in tough situations.

"PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures' has seen a strong launch in the UK and we are pleased to bring the sequel to the new generation of kids and deliver a game that's incredibly fun to play for all the family." Lee Kirton PR & Marketing Director BANDAI NAMCO Games UK.

PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2 will be available across UK in October 2014. For more information about PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures 2, please visit,, and

This article was originally published on Joystiq.