• Publisher: Capcom
  • Release Date: Dec 21, 2011
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  • Summary: One of the best action games of all time, “MEGA MAN X” comes to iOS with several new options. +Supported OSiPhone 3GS, 4, 4S with iOS 4.3 onwards / iPod touch 3G onwards?Please note that iPod touch 8GB Model No. A1288 is not supported. (Model No. can be found on the back of theOne of the best action games of all time, “MEGA MAN X” comes to iOS with several new options. +Supported OSiPhone 3GS, 4, 4S with iOS 4.3 onwards / iPod touch 3G onwards?Please note that iPod touch 8GB Model No. A1288 is not supported. (Model No. can be found on the back of the device),?This App is not validated on iPad / iPad2-----------------------------------------------------------------+Powered-up features include:1.? Beautiful Game Graphics Supporting Retina Display ?The nostalgic graphics of “MEGA MAN X” are optimized for the iPhone’s Retina Display.2.? Two Different Display Modes ?In addition to a “Regular Mode,” a “Full Mode” is available to display the game in full screen.3.? Difficulty Levels ?In “Story Mode,” “Easy” and “Normal” options are available. “Easy” mode includes helpful modifications to make platforming a bit easier for beginners. For more agile action gamers, they can skip straight to “Normal” mode to test their skills. 4.? Ranking Mode with Game Center Support ?“Ranking Mode” encourages players to compete with others. In “Score Attack,” aim for a high score in each stage to earn higher ranks. Additional modes will be added in future updates. 5.? 80 Challenges with Game Center Support ?There are 20* challenges in the opening stage of “Story Mode” alone and a total of 80 challenges overall to keep players aiming for high scores and higher rankings.*The first 20 challenges are not supported by Game Center.6.? Support Items Provide Advantages for Game play ?When reinforcement items are not immediately available or for an immediate power up, the “Customize” screen allows players to readily access helpful items like “full armor,” “full weapon” and more through in-app purchases*. A “perfect set” provides the best chances for beating the tough enemies. Players can also customize the music by selecting between the in-game back ground music or an arranged version. *To purchase the items, 3G or Wi-Fi environment is necessary. -----------------------------------------------------------------+Operating ControlsMove?????Direction buttonShot???Attack buttonJump???Jump buttonChange Weapon???Change Weapon button on the right topQuick Change???Touch the top of the game screen. And scrolling a finger right and left, can change the weapon quickly and easily.Dismounting Ride Arm???Tap the icon on the right side of the screen-----------------------------------------------------------------Check out the World of “MEGA MAN X!”Check Capcom’s latest updates on Twitter: http//twitter.com/icapcom Expand
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 2 out of 10
  2. Negative: 3 out of 10
  1. Dec 28, 2011
    If you want a real taste of what Mega Man X is, pick up a console or top loader and play the original. Having said that, MEGA MAN X is a fun game, especially for those who don't have a SNES emulator or just want a mobile alternative.
  2. Dec 28, 2011
    The controls aren't perfect, but some assists are included to make them a bit easier to handle. Obviously, the Mega Man series being what it is - extremely difficult platforming games that demand player perfection - this isn't the ideal Mega Man experience, but it is a fun way to experience these games on an iOS device.
  3. Jan 13, 2012
    The formula still works, but this adaptation is strange and a bit confusing. It changes the visuals but the new ones are not breathtaking, the levels have been splitted for some reason, and its in-app purchases are a bit insulting.
  4. Dec 21, 2011
    As a stand-alone platforming action game for the iPhone, Mega Man X isn't bad, but it falls well short of the standard set by the original nearly two decades ago.
  5. Dec 28, 2011
    The classic original shines through in places, but its greatness is mostly clouded by a poor-quality port.
  6. Mar 1, 2012
    For long-time fans, Mega Man X on iOS is at best tolerable and at worst insulting. It's a "remake" rife with unnecessary alterations that only serve to make it feel more dated than the original game.
  7. Jan 19, 2012
    Megaman saga is by nature nervous and challenging. The only reward this iOS remake will give you could be the satisfaction of having this great name of platform gaming on your iPhone.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 1 out of 1
  2. Mixed: 0 out of 1
  3. Negative: 0 out of 1
  1. Mar 16, 2018
    I don't really know why people hate this port. It's the best Mega Man port I've played.