PAC-MAN 99, an internet battle royale recreation that includes the long-lasting ghost of PAC-MAN, has been a well-liked function of the Nintendo Swap On-line subscription. Nevertheless, it’s now heading for discontinuation. Each the distribution of the principle recreation and the gross sales of its DLC are set to finish, marking an finish to the 99-player on-line recreation.
The sport affords distinctive gameplay parts, corresponding to energy cookies that rework ghosts into blue “Frightened Ghosts,” and biting a Frightened Ghost permits the participant to ship “Jammer PAC-MAN” to their opponent’s manner. Alongside these options, PAC-MAN 99 additionally supplies further customization choices via its DLCs, together with the power to vary the theme to resemble different traditional video games corresponding to “Xevious,” “GALAGA,” and “Dig Dug.” There are a complete of 20 traditional themes obtainable for buy, providing not solely visible modifications but additionally sound alterations.
The discontinuation course of will comply with a particular schedule. On August 8, 2023, at 8:00 AM PDT, the sport will now not supply paid customized themes. Subsequent, on September 8, 2023, at 8:00 AM PDT, the provision of PAC-MAN 99 Deluxe Pack and PAC-MAN 99 Mode Unlock will stop. Lastly, on October 8, 2023, at 9:00 PM PDT, the web companies for the principle recreation, together with the distribution of the principle recreation and free customized themes, will finish.
Regardless of the cessation of on-line companies for the principle recreation, those that have bought the PAC-MAN 99 Deluxe Pack or PAC-MAN 99 Mode Unlock can proceed to play CPU BATTLE, BLIND TIME ATTACK, and SCORE ATTACK in an offline mode. Furthermore, themes bought from PAC-MAN 99 can nonetheless be utilized in offline mode. Customers also needs to remember that any bought content material could be re-downloaded, even after the discontinuation of gross sales. Because the PAC-MAN 99 Deluxe Pack includes all paid downloadable content material, customers are suggested to keep away from duplicate purchases.