Sparkster achievement in Pac-Man Championship Edition DX+


Emit sparks for 1 second!

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How to unlock the Sparkster achievement

  • StarfighterProxStarfighterProx144,582
    17 Nov 2010 18 Nov 2010
    46 0 3
    As you round a corner, holding the joystick/d-pad down in the direction you wish to travel will cause Pac-Man to emit sparks and receive a minor speed boost. Simply use this method of cornering (it helps if you start holding the new direction a pellet or two before you hit the corner) for a TOTAL of one second or more in a single game. At the end of the game, your accomplishments will be shown and the achievement will pop.

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    Virtual BoyThank you!
    Posted by Virtual Boy on 31 Jan 11 at 19:06
    Mr FiddlerNot that this is a difficult achievement, but I would note that it's simpler to do on the easy difficulty mode because Pac-Man moves so much slower. When I first began playing this game it didn't seem to work for me as I started on the harder difficulties. Might depend on the maze though.
    Posted by Mr Fiddler on 06 Mar 11 at 16:04
    Sindarin EagleI'm fairly sure that this is not total sparking time during the game, but rather that you need to emit sparks for at least a second in one go. (It's trivial on beginner at the start of the level; just go down or up to the top of the screen and slide along the unbroken side.)
    Posted by Sindarin Eagle on 11 Mar 11 at 07:41
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  • WoodenSheepWoodenSheep#2822216,668
    28 Feb 2011 06 Mar 2011
    24 0 0
    As Ronin Prox said, you just have to hold down the joystick/d-pad in the direction you want to go around a corner. One thing to add which helped me out. Play the level on the easiest difficulty, i believe it's called beginner? Do this because the game speed starts from 1, so pac-man is insanely slow, which results in taking longer to actually turn the corner.
  • GH05T SN1P3R 92GH05T SN1P3R 92807,117
    16 Apr 2011 05 Jun 2011
    19 1 2
    In this video it will show to get this achievement with minimal effort. This video also shows how to get No Mistakes achievement. Please comment on improvements.
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    TNT TrickerHow can someone voted negative to this... is the best way, that's the point!
    Posted by TNT Tricker on 23 Nov 11 at 02:23
    GH05T SN1P3R 92TA is full of down voters.
    Posted by GH05T SN1P3R 92 on 23 Nov 11 at 02:27
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    This is one of the easiest achievements in the game, you need to do with character to be scraping the ground for a second, you just need to go down the analog stick down when you go through a wall.
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