2001 saw the birth of a brand-new Mega Man series with the release of the first Mega Man Battle Network game.
Set in a near-future world where advanced network technology has become the norm, the game captured the hearts of young children as they embarked on an adventure alongside the relatable protagonist. Complete with engaging game systems that combined elements of card battle and action games, the unique Data Action RPG went on to spawn a hit series.
Accompanying comics and cartoons went even further to cement the legacy of the series. Megaman Battle Network Legacy Collection featuring all 10 mainline games in the Mega Man Battle Network series! Coming in 2023! The following will give you a detailed introduction to Megaman Battle Network Legacy Collection!
All 10 mainline games in the Mega Man Battle Network series return
Megaman Battle Network
The celebrated entry that kicked off the series. Branching off from the main Mega Man games, this entry’s unique world and battle system created a Mega Man for a new generation! Follow Lan in the Real World, and MegaMan in the Cyber World, as they work together to resolve incidents surrounding them. What is the aim of the shadowy organization WWW (World Three)? And why are they set on destroying Net Society?
Megaman Battle Network 2
The second entry, which introduced the Style Change system. Your battle style will impact MegaMan’s abilities, adding another layer of strategy to battles! With WWW toppled, the Net Mafia Gospel suddenly steps in to take their place, and it’s up to our heroes to stop them.
Megaman Battle Network 3 White / Megaman Battle Network 3 Blue
The third entry in the series, and the first to come in two different versions, Blue and White! The game sees our heroes take on Dr. Wily and a revived WWW, while also unveiling the past of the mysterious NetNavi, Bass. Join Lan and MegaMan in their desperate struggle to stave off “Cybergeddon.”
Mega Man Battle Network 4 Red Sun / Mega Man Battle Network 4 Blue Moon
The popular fourth entry of the Battle Network series, released in two versions! Lan enters a tournament to determine the number one NetBattler in the world. As the fierce battle unfolds a dark organization looms in the shadows… Can you master the Double Soul ability, which lets you harness the power of allied NetNavis? And will you succumb to the dark energy of the Dark Chips?
Mega Man Battle Network 5 Team Protoman / Mega Man Battle Network 5 Team Colonel
The exciting fifth entry in the series! Dr. Regal, the leader of the Dark Chip Syndicate Nebula, is back. What dangers await Lan on his quest to rescue his kidnapped father…? With different controllable Navis appearing in each version, form and lead a team of them to liberate the internet from Nebula’s clutches!
Mega Man Battle Network 6 Cybeast Gregar / Mega Man Battle Network 6 Cybeast Falzar
The sixth entry, and the conclusion to the series! Wield the power of the Cybeasts and bring the fight with WWW to its definitive end! Thanks to Lan the ambitions of Dr. Regal, leader of the Dark Chip Syndicate Nebula, are crushed and peace is returned to the world. Getting back to his normal life, Lan prepares to move away from his friends, to a place where a new adventure awaits.
Vol.1 and Vol.2 are only available separately in digital form!
- Megaman Battle Network
- Megaman Battle Network 2
- Megaman Battle Network 3 White
- Megaman Battle Network 3 Blue
- Mega Man Battle Network 4 Red Sun
- Mega Man Battle Network 4 Blue Moon
- Mega Man Battle Network 5 Team Protoman
- Mega Man Battle Network 5 Team Colonel
- Mega Man Battle Network 6 Cybeast Gregar
- Mega Man Battle Network 6 Cybeast Falzar
The world of Mega Man Battle Network
The year is 200X. Rapid growth of internet technology has given rise to the Network Society. People carry with them PETs, mobile devices equipped with sentient programs called NetNavis, which they use in order to enjoy the many benefits the network provides. But even though the network has improved their way of life it has also brought with it new outlets for cybercrime. The protagonist, Lan Hikari, and his NetNavi, MegaMan.EXE, must work together to solve numerous incidents.
The new features you will find in Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection
A gallery packed full of official illustrations, rare rough designs, and concept art. Combined with the “Mystery Data”, which includes artwork used for events and merchandise, there are more than 1000 pieces of art for your viewing pleasure!
You’ll be able to listen to a total of 188 songs taken from the Mega Man Battle Network games! You can even listen to your favourite tracks on repeat, or set them as the background music for the gallery.
The high-resolution filter option used in the Megaman X Legacy Collection is back. You can enjoy the games free of jaggy edges. And of course, you can switch this feature on or off to your liking.