Mega Man X

Mega Man X

2011

System
Super Nintendo
Publisher
Capcom
Developer
Capcom

9.0

Game Rating

User Ratings: 44

Our Review: 9/10

Overview

Number of Players
Single Player
Genre
Action, Platformer
Release Date

Wii Shop

  • 18th Apr 2011, 800 points (USA)
  • 8th Mar 2012, 800 points (UK/EU)
  • 5th Apr 2011, 800 points (JPN)

Wii U eShop

  • 22nd May 2013, ¥800 (JPN)
  • 30th May 2013, $7.99 (USA)
  • 19th Sep 2013, £5.49 (UK/EU)

3DS eShop

  • 14th Jul 2016, £7.19/€7.99 (UK/EU)
  • 11th Aug 2016, $7.99 (USA)
Series
Mega Man

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Reviews

  • 33

    New 3DS / SNES

    Review Mega Man X

    Mega Xcitement

    The Mega Man games provided people with enjoyable action-platforming and Capcom was happy to keep producing more and more of them to be purchased and played. 1993 (at least in Japan) saw the release of the sixth NES game in the series, but also the start of something new. Following Virtual Console releases (and a compilation) of the...

  • 60

    Wii U eShop / SNES

    Review Mega Man X

    Marks the spot

    By the time Mega Man X was released for the SNES, gamers and critics were already expressing concern about the classic series feeling stale. Mega Man had become formulaic and predictable, and while the NES games were still a lot of fun, there was no denying that they didn't evolve much from title to title. Mega Man X felt like a firm...

  • 72

    Wii Virtual Console / Super Nintendo

    Review Mega Man X

    X-ceptional

    Spinoffs in popular franchises have delivered historically mixed results over the years, but when Capcom spun the X series off of Mega Man, not only did they create a new line every bit as intense and engaging as the originals, but arguably even more polished and fun to a certain degree. And now, after a rather lengthy wait, Capcom have...

About The Game

The future of Mega Man has arrived.

Hundreds of years after his death, Dr. Light's final creation is discovered. Released from his capsule by Dr. Cain, X is born into a future world where robot rebellions are a thing of the past. But when Dr. Cain tries to implement Dr. Light's designs into a new series of Reploids, something goes horribly wrong. Now the future lies on the brink of destruction, and X must use all of his newfound powers and abilities to hunt down the maverick Reploids and their leader, Sigma, before the human race is wiped from the planet.