- Awesome Music: Galaga Arrangement, part of Namco Classics Collection Vol. 1, has a surprisingly incredible soundtrack. Particular mention goes to Nebula Zone and King Galaspark.
- Even Better Sequel: To Galaxian.
- Galaga '88 to the first Galaga, to those who actually played it.
- First Installment Wins: Good luck finding someone who's at least heard of the sequels.
- Averted, if you think about Galaga as a sequel to Galaxian.
- Most Wonderful Sound: The special jingle that plays if you shoot down every enemy in a Challenging Stage.
- Urban Legend of Zelda: The triple ship legend. However, it was finally made possible in Galaga '88.