‘Mega Man X Legacy Collection’ 1 & 2 Get Release Date, New Mode; Details Here

Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 & 2 are coming to Nintendo Switch on July 24, along with PC, Playstation 4, and Xbox One.

The first title features Mega Man X, X2, X3, and X4, with the second collection including X5, X6, X7, and X8. Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 & 2 will be available for $19.99 each on the Switch eShop. Fans of physical media can look forward to the retail release, which includes the first game on a cartridge and a digital download for Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2.

Both collections feature soundtracks for all four games, with additional music created just for the new bundles.

Additionally, Capcom unveiled a new mode for the games, called X Challenge. Get the details below:

Have you ever laid awake in bed dreaming of what it’s like to fight both Chill Penguin and Frost Walrus at the same time? You won’t have to wonder much longer, as this brand new mode for Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 and 2 will pit you against pairs of classic Mavericks. Take three weapons with you into battle, or defy the odds with a buster only run! Even the most die-hard X fans will have their skills put to the test, and even the least threatening Mavericks can surprise you when they’re teamed up together. Are you an S-Class Maverick hunter? With additional leaderboard support, you’ll be able to compare your best time and see how you stack up!

Will you be picking up the two collections on Switch? Comment below, let us know!


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