Pac-Man is an arcade game developed by Namco released in the 1980s.

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Why is 3333360 the maximum score in Pac-Man?

According to the Wikipedia page for Pac-Man, the highest possible score is 3333360 points. It's called a perfect game and it was achieved by 3 different people already. What I want to know is: WHY is ...
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Pac-Man highscores

Did the original Pac-Man have a highscore list? If so, how many scores could be saved? I could only find an image showing the highscore at the top of the game screen.
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How fast does Pac-Man move?

I'm creating a personalized pac-man clone for personal novelty purposes, and I'd like to reproduce the original arcade gameplay as faithfully as possible. I've read The Pac-Man Dossier, but I don't ...
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Why does Pac-Man not like to eat eyes?

I know Pac-Man has no real story, but I always found it weird how he doesn't eat the ghosts' eyes. Is there some technical reason why he doesn't, or is this just an oversight?
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Is the movement and ghost AI in the Super Nintendo Ms. Pac Man faithful to the arcade version?

I have the SNES version of Ms. Pac Man. It has many obvious graphical differences and optional changes compared to the arcade version, but I'm not sure if the gameplay is the same when you select the ...
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How come there is no Course Rank for Spiral in Pac-Man CE DX?

I have Pac-Man CE DX for the XBox 360. On the course selection screen it displays an overall course rank for each course. However, the Spiral course does not have anything displayed in that area. Is ...
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Emitting sparks in Pac-Man Championship Edition

In Pac-Man Championship Edition for the iPhone, one of the achievements is something like "emit sparks for 5 seconds". How do you emit sparks, and what effect does it have?
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Names of the ghosts or monsters in Pac-Man

Not sure if they're ghosts or monsters, but what are the names of those chasing our beloved and fearless hero, Pac-Man, around the maze? Do they even have names? Do they also have distinct ...
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What is the highest score obtainable in Pac-Man?

What is the highest score possible, if you eat all the dots, all the fruit and all the monsters?