Mario & Pac-Man: Heroes of the Arcade (stylized as Mario & PAC-MAN: Heroes of the Arcade) is a crossover platform video game by Nintendo and Bandai Namco Entertainment released for the Nintendo Switch. The game takes various elements from Super Mario 64 and Pac-Man World and combines them into a 3D platformer in which Mario and Pac-Man travel throughout many classic video games from Nintendo and Namco and help their friends from those games stop an extraterrestrial threat.
|Mario||Hero of the Mushroom Kingdom|
|Pac-Man||Hero of Pac-Land|
This list consists of key characters who are not playable.
|Luigi||Mario's younger twin brother|
|Princess Peach||Ruler of Mushroom Kingdom; Mario's love interest|
|Ms. Pac-Man||First appearance in a decade; Pac-Man's wife|
|Bowser||Mario's enemy despite not being the antagonist|
|Blinky||Leader of the 4 ghosts|
|Pinky||Only female ghost; has a crush on Pac-Man|
|Inky||Tricky, cyan-colored ghost|
|Clyde||Stupid ghost; often messes up the ghosts' plans|
|Galatarcade||Original character; Leader of a group of aliens called Galataliens; Antagonist|