Saturday Supercade - Netflix

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Saturday morning cartoon series featuring the adventures of popular video game characters.

Saturday Supercade - Netflix

Type: Animation

Languages: English

Status: Ended

Runtime: 30 minutes

Premier: 1983-09-17

Saturday Supercade - Pac-Man (TV series) - Netflix

Pac-Man (also known as Pac-Man: The Animated Series) is a 30-minute Saturday morning animated series produced by Hanna-Barbera Productions based on the video game Pac-Man, made by Namco (now known as Bandai Namco Entertainment) and published by Bally-Midway, which premiered on ABC and ran for 44 episodes over two seasons from 1982 to 1983. It was also the first cartoon based on a video game.

Saturday Supercade - Broadcast history - Netflix

Pac-Man aired on ABC Saturday Morning in the following formats: The Pac-Man/Little Rascals/Richie Rich Show (September 25, 1982 – September 3, 1983) The Pac-Man/Rubik, the Amazing Cube Hour (September 10, 1983 – September 1, 1984) During the first airing of the show, the large number of advertisers sponsoring it caused commercial breaks to be double their normal length. Later episodes featured normal commercial break times. Since the original run, reruns have turned up on the USA Cartoon Express on USA in the 1980s, Cartoon Network from 1995 to 2003, and Boomerang from 2000 to 2013. The Christmas-themed episode currently airs each year as part of the Boomerang Christmas Party, an annual marathon of Christmas cartoons, but otherwise is not included in the channel's rotation. The show has also been aired a few times on Toonami. The series is also available for purchase on the Xbox Live Marketplace. In the United Kingdom it was first Broadcast on TVAM as a part of the Roland Rat show.

Saturday Supercade - References - Netflix