Time is hard to classics.
Mechanics have aged and people want something new to enjoy, not to retread old ground.
Many Retro titles live there as a way to remind us of what came before and allow those who have a craving for nostalgia to delve back in.
The trouble with Pac-Man on Virtual Console is that while it’s perfect for handheld play, there’s far better out there to enjoy.
You can see my reasons for why by reading my full review over on PocketGamer.co.uk.