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Mega Man X5

MobyRank MobyScore
PlayStation
71
4.1
Windows
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Description

Years after the Reploid Wars, all seems peaceful in the world. But peace was not meant to last forever. When the "Eurasia" space colony is attacked by an unknown virus, the call goes out! X and Zero are called back into action to help destroy the colony, which is now on a collision course with Earth, and is expected to collide into the planet in only 16 hours! At the same time, Sigma, the archenemy of the Maverick Hunters, shows up again...

Mega Man X5 retains the gameplay style of the previous games, adding new features such as advanced Maverick AI, bigger and more challenging stages, and new gameplay elements: ducking and swinging on vines and ropes.

Screenshots

Mega Man X5 Windows Megaman riding some kind of futuristic bike.
Mega Man X5 Windows Level 1, ready for action.
Mega Man X5 PlayStation Starting location
Mega Man X5 Windows Title screen

Alternate Titles

  • "洛克人X5" -- Chinese Title (Simplified)
  • "Rockman X5" -- Japanese title

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User Reviews

What the hell happened here!!?? PlayStation Satoshi Kunsai (1816)

The Press Says

IGN PlayStation Feb 02, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
Game Revolution PlayStation Feb, 2001 B 75
Absolute Playstation PlayStation 2001 74 out of 100 74
GameSpot PlayStation Feb 08, 2001 7.1 out of 10 71
Gamekult PlayStation Feb 24, 2001 7 out of 10 70
Jeuxvideo.com PlayStation Aug 27, 2001 14 out of 20 70
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation Feb, 2001 7 out of 10 70
7Wolf Magazine Windows Aug 23, 2002 6.7 out of 10 67
All Game Guide PlayStation 2001 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
Eurogamer.net (UK) PlayStation Aug 09, 2001 5 out of 10 50

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Trivia

Another move copied from Street Fighter alumni?? X's Gaea Armor comes with a rather amusing Giga Attack: X copies Chun-Li's Street Fighter Zero Super Combo, Kikoushou, as his Giga Attack!!

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Contributed to by Adam Baratz (1352) and Satoshi Kunsai (1816)