left & right to move 

"1" key to jump ( player 1 start )

On Web . click the window outside the emulator to activate 

Enter to start 


A simple but tricky platformer being developed for the Pacman Arcade machine hardware

this is a Z80 machine with a simple display and limited sprites 

only 5 levels are available so far. 

sharing to gain feedback 


copy to mame roms folder 

from commandline run 

mame pacman 

the mame will warn about mismatched CRC's this is fine to ignore 

NOTE running from the Mame UI will fail due to CRC errors. 

Art by Kenney from

Thanks to Jim Bagley for help with the sprite format.

For running on hardware.

Only the game data ROMs ( pacman.5? )

And graphics data ( pacman.6? )

Have been modified. None of the support ROMs are changed from original. To make it easier to drop into a board.

Donations are set to 100% to if you chose to donate all proceeds go to


new art. additional levels 

MISTer FPGA files ```alienrescue_0.02.rom``` thanks to @iequalshane

Special Thanks 

Superzazu  for 

Shane Lynch for MISTer files and testing @iequalshane . Millfork a middle-level programming language targeting 8 bit cpu's. Alien Rescue uses this . 


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