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Ghost trains! Pac-Man CE DX+ headed to Steam


4:30 PM on 08.12.2013
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Pac-Man Championship Edition DX+ will arrive on Steam next month. It's a game some of us own already, but one I'll happily buy again now that most of my gaming happens on a PC these days. Really, I just can't be bothered to wait three minutes while my Xbox 360 loads a bunch of apps and ads. Those who pay the requisite $9.99 for DX+ before its September 25 launch on PC will also get an All You Can Eat add-on pack -- it's got Dig Dug skins, people. Enough said.

In Nick Chester's review, he called the title "as timeless as the original, and while it probably won't reinvigorate Pac-Man as a cultural phenomenon, it's certainly an amazing step towards making the series relevant again." Our former editor-in-chief also quoted me describing it as "absolutely orgasmic" which sure sounds like some dumb thing I'd say. Oh, 2010 Jordan.

In all seriousness, DX rocks. Here's somebody on YouTube putting my skills to shame:








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