MyMan / X My Man

MyMan — unofficial Ncurses (Curses) / X Window System clone of the classic games Pac-Man and Puckman.

Pac-Man — a computer game in the genre of arcade games that was first released in 1979 , the year in Japan. At that time, the style of play was completely new, not involving violence, so the game was marketed as for both boys and girls. The game screen is a maze, the hallways are filled with points, the player controlling Pacman must “eat” all the dots in the corridors of the maze, avoiding meeting with ghosts constantly chasing the hero.

At the beginning of each level bring are not available in the Parkman room in the middle of the level, from which they soon released. When you touch the ghosts to the Pacman , he loses one “life“, if there is no stock of “lives” the game ends. After “eating” all points starts a new level, raising the level only changes the difficulty of the game, the architecture of the maze remains the same.

Set of games MyMan includes several variations: myman.ct, xmyman, xmyman2, xmyman3, xmyman4, xbigman, xhugeman, xbitman, xbitman2, xbitman3, xbitman4, xbitman5, xbitman6 and xquackmanto run on color and monochrome terminals.

MyMan has the gameplay and the configuration of the maze is similar to the arcade version of the game, there are more than four hundred pre-made levels, you can easily add your own using a simple text editor, sound effects and music is missing, to control using a keyboard.

License: MLT (The MIT License)

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