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Mega Man X5

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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.


Mega Man X5 Windows Somebody needs your help.
Mega Man X5 Windows High above ground.Jump into safety.
Mega Man X5 PlayStation Fighting against Sigma. I've lost almost all of my energy.
Mega Man X5 PlayStation Don't get too close, that vehicle pulls out saw blades.

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 (1817)

The Press Says

GamePro (US) PlayStation Jan 26, 2001 5 out of 5 100
IGN PlayStation Feb 02, 2001 8.5 out of 10 85
Super Play PlayStation Jul, 2001 8 out of 10 80
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
Game Informer Magazine PlayStation Feb, 2001 7 out of 10 70 PlayStation Aug 27, 2001 14 out of 20 70
Gamekult PlayStation Feb 24, 2001 7 out of 10 70
PSM PlayStation Feb, 2001 5 out of 10 50


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As with Mega Man 8 and Mega Man X4, the opening and ending song were changed from the Japanese version of the game. The opening theme in the Japanese version was a song called "Don't Make A Monkey Out of Me", which was performed by Japanese punk band Mosquito-Milk. The opening theme in the American version is simply the same music as played on the title screen.

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Contributed to by Adam Baratz (1353) and Satoshi Kunsai (1817)