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DescriptionShortly after teen Alison Crestmere begins to exhibit her mutant powers, she's hunted through the streets of New York City by anti-mutant troops and The Brotherhood. Rescued by the X-Men, Alison is taken to Professor Charles Xavier's School for the Gifted where she begins her quest to learn control over her lava-based powers.
X-Men: Legends is a role-playing game set in the Marvel Universe. Offering single and multiplayer support, Legends tells the broad story of the war between mutants and humankind and the conflict between the X-Men and The Brotherhood, against the personal story of Alison and the role she plays.
Controlling a party of four X-Men, picked from a roster that grows to 15 mutants, players take on armed guards, evil mutants, and killer Sentinels. Mutant powers grow stronger as the X-Men level up, but so do the challenges: securing an aircraft carrier, preventing a nuclear power plant meltdown and more.
- "XML" -- Abbreviated title
- "X-Men：传奇" -- Chinese spelling (simplified)
Part of the Following Groups
- Game Engine: Alchemy
- Marvel licensees
- Middleware: CRI
- Nintendo Player's Choice releases
- PlayStation 2 Greatest Hits releases
- Visual technique / style: Cel shaded
- Xbox Platinum Family Hits releases
- Xbox World Collection series
- X-Men: Legends series
- X-Men licensees
|Uncanny||PlayStation 2||Terrence Bosky (5463)|
|X-men Pigeons! Oh Wait I Mean Legends!||Xbox||Classic Nigel (150)|
|GamePro (US)||GameCube||Sep 22, 2004||4.5 out of 5||90|
|GamePro (US)||PlayStation 2||Sep 22, 2004||4.5 out of 5||90|
|GameSpy||Xbox||Sep 23, 2004||90|
|Game Informer Magazine||Xbox||Nov, 2004||9 out of 10||90|
|Kombo.com||GameCube||Oct 12, 2004||8.9 out of 10||89|
|4Players.de||Xbox||Oct 31, 2004||85 out of 100||85|
|Game Over Online||GameCube||Oct 01, 2004||83 out of 100||83|
|RPGFan||Xbox||Nov 11, 2004||81 out of 100||81|
|Extreme Gamer||Xbox||Oct 07, 2004||8 out of 10||80|
|Game Revolution||Xbox||Nov, 2004||B||75|
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BugsThere is a bug in the Xbox version where the comic book for Colossus is not present. Nabbing the comic would otherwise grant Colossus an additional two points to his Strike and Body.
- At several points during the game when you are talking with veteran X-men you can get bonus flashback missions where they relate classic X-men tales. An example of one is where Beast tells Magma of the X-mens first encounter with Juggernaut as told in X-men #12. In the flashbacks the X-men have their old costumes and classic look (Beast has no fur, Iceman has a snowman appearance instead of hard ice, Cyclops and Jean have their 60's costumes, etc.).
- If you go through the bedrooms of the different X-men there are multiple humorous references to their comic past and character. Here are some examples:
- Wolverine's room has a Canadian flag that has a funny inscription from his former teammates at Alpha Flight.
- Colossus room has an easel with a painting he was in the middle of making.
- Storm has a playful personal letter from Forge. She also has gardening books.
ReleaseThe second Raven game not to be released for the PC, the first being Black Crypt.
- 2004 – #7 GameCube Game of the Year
Contributed to by Terrence Bosky (5463)
GameCube Credits (405 people)
286 developers, 119 thanks
Development Co‑Project Leads:
Glen Angus, Jeff Butler, Cory Carani, Jason Chappell, Mitch Cotie, Gina Garren, Rick Grossenbacher, Jeffrey Moy, Matthew Oppriecht, Derek SmithArt Asset Manager: