Professor Pac-Man was the original title character of the 1983 eponymous video game, Professor Pac-Man. In the original arcade game, he is presented as simply the original Pac-Man wearing a professor hat and a pair of reading glasses. In this video game he is holding a book full of questions that the player must answer.
In subsequent games Professor Pac-Man is presented as a separate character, an elderly professor of great knowledge. He is presented as a mentor to the original Pac-Man hero.
In the Pac-Man World video games, Professor Pac-Man appears as an old man. He has no laboratory seen in the games. However, in Ms. Pac-Man Maze Madness, he appears to have a lab wherein he gets absorbed by the mirror and gives the pactrometer to Ms. Pac-Man. Professor Pac-Man is a good friend and possibly a mentor to Pac-Man.
Professor Pac-Man (Prof. Pac) appears as an older gentleman with a white mustache. He is always seen wearing a professor hat. He is often seen carrying a book of some sort around. On one occasion it is the history on Pac-Land in Pac-Man World 2. He also appears in Ms. Pac-Man Maze Madness as said above.
- The character Sir Cumference from the cartoon Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures is similar in nature to Professor Pac-Man, both being elderly geniuses who help Pac-Man out.
|Main Characters||Pac-Man • Ms. Pac-Man • Jr. Pac-Man • Baby Pac-Man • Chomp-Chomp • Professor Pac-Man|
|Other Characters||Miru • Pac-Devil • Sir Pac-A-Lot • Pac-Master • Pac-Master's Wife • Krystal • Mr. Cookie • Patra • Roger • Woofa|
|Pac-Ghosts||Blinky • Inky • Pinky • Clyde • Sue • Funky • Spunky • Tim • Orson • Yum-Yum|
|Main Antagonists||Ghost Witch of Netor • Mesmerelda • Mollusc • Spooky • Erwin • Golvis • Ink Master • Bearserk|
|Minor Antagonists||Gobblin • Jack • Wormwood • Spectral Fiend|