Nintendo Co. this week said Pac-Man will be playable character in Super Smash Bros. for the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS.
Pac-Man will feature a traditional humanoid shape but can transform into the iconic 1980 figure in specific attacks.
The new entry, to be sold for the Nintendo 3DS Oct. 3 and the Wii U holiday 2014, will add new challengers, including Sega Corp.’s Sonic the Hedgehog and Capcom Co.’s Mega Man.
Both the Wii U and Nintendo 3DS SKU will include online multiplayer functionality to battle users on their respective platforms. Each SKU will have a distinct set of battle arenas.