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Sometimes, you just can't beat the classics. When you feel like you want to fire up an old arcade hit from the golden age of video games, you don't need to worry about stocking up on quarters when you have the Namco Museum Vol. 1 disc for your Sony PlayStation 1. The Namco Museum series is a classic compilation of vintage arcade video games, such as Pac-Man, Galaga, and Rally-X. With Vol. 1, you can play all of the classics right on your system without worrying about getting an emulator running. Because the CD is for the PlayStation 1, you can also play it on the PlayStation 2.This title represents a very comprehensive compilation of games. Relive memories by playing all of your favorites whenever you want. Namco Museum Vol. 1 features authentic graphics that come straight from the classic brick-and-mortar arcade machines. None of the levels have been edited in any way because they're designed to provide gamers with the full experience they know and love. Many of the score saving systems remain the same as well. These elements enhance the player's nostalgic feeling and solidify Namco Museum Vol. 1 as a PlayStation classic. Everybody knows and loves Pac-Man. With the Namco Museum Vol. 1 collection for PlayStation, you can play this famed arcade title right at home. Take on the ghosts as everyone's favorite yellow eating machine and pit yourself against your high score. Pac-Man can be a great party game if you are throwing a retro-themed event. Challenge your friends and see who could come out on top. If you are a fan of driving games, you can check out the original Rally-X game and the New Rally-X. These great arcade games focus on driving action and precision. The more experienced players hone their skills and capture red flags as quickly and efficiently as possible to win. Fans of top-down space shooters will love Galaga. This Japanese shoot-em-up video game relies on the player's reflexes to take down hordes of enemy ships. This version for PlayStation comes in English, but it focuses on all of the same incredible retro action. You're encouraged to do your best and beat your scores. Those who enjoy Asteroids and want to try a multi-directional shooter will love Bosconian. Like in Galaga, you pilot a ship designed to take down scores of opponents coming at you from every direction. This version relies on quick reaction times. Another racing game you can play on the Namco Museum Vol. 1 is Pole Position. In it, you'll take a journey down numerous racetracks. Compete against opponents through a number of twists and turns. Toy Pop is another multi-directional shooter where players fight against a number of unique opponents in a variety of locations. It was highly rated when it was released, and it inspired many gaming titles after it, including the Bomberman series. Whatever style of play or genre you fancy, you'll find it in the comprehensive Namco Museum arcade title for Sony PlayStation.