Mega Man Legacy Collection, known as Rockman Classics Collection (ロックマン クラシックス コレクション) in Japan, is a game collection from the classic Mega Man series of platformer games produced by Capcom and Digital Eclipse. Its digital release was on August 25, 2015 for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows (via Steam), and 2016 for Nintendo 3DS. A physical release was released on February 23, 2016. A release on the Nintendo Switch followed up on May 22nd 2018. It contains the first six Mega Man games with high definition 8-bit graphics and additional content.
The physical 3DS release also has a limited version titled Collector's Edition (Limited Edition in Japan). The North American version contains a golden Mega Man amiibo and six postcards, while the Japanese version includes a Wily Numbers cover jacket, a Rockman notebook with research journal entries by Dr. Light, five pixelated sticky tags, a large box and two download codes for 3DS themes.
A sequel was announced on June 5, 2017 Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 for the PC, Playstation 4, and Xbox One, which consists of Mega Man 7, Mega Man 8, Mega Man 9, and Mega Man 10 which was released on August 8, 2017.
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- A database with details about the enemies in the games. The player can also practice battles against each Robot Master.
- An expansive challenge mode with replays and leaderboards.
- A museum with an exhaustive collection of sketches, art and other visual materials at high resolutions.
- The version of the game released on the Nintendo Switch was the first version to include a rewind option, which allows the player to rewind the game within that area to correct any gameplay mistakes. This new feature was also included in the other versions as additional content following the release of the Switch version.
Trivia[edit | edit source]
- Wily & Right's RockBoard: That's Paradise was originally going to be included as an unlockable, but ultimately ended up getting dropped.
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References[edit | edit source]
- Capcom-Unity: Mega Man Legacy Collection Release Date
- READY? Mega Man 11 is coming in Late 2018!
- Capcom-Unity: Mega Man Legacy Collection brings enhanced 8-bit classics to new platforms
- Protodude's Rockman Corner: Physical Mega Man Legacy Collection Editions Up for Pre-order
- The Reploid Research Lavatory: Weird Science
- Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Announce Trailer
- Capcom-Unity: Mega Man Legacy Collection Challenge Contest
- Protodude's Rockman Corner: Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 On Switch Will Include 3DS Museum Content & Amiibo Challenges
- The Reploid Research Lavatory: The 3DS Difference
- Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 + 2 Switch Announce Trailer
- Protodude's Rockman Corner: RockBoard Was Considered for Mega Man Legacy Collection