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Darker, grittier Mega Man Online trailer brings murder, street riots and the deaths of millions Mega Man 10

Darker, grittier Mega Man Online trailer brings murder, street riots and the deaths of millions Mega Man 10


Ever since the late '80s, the phrase "darker, grittier" has been synonymous with two things. Firstly, stimulating adult reinterpretations of existing media. Thankyou, The Dark Knight Returns. Secondly, misguided reboots that grind all the joy out of their predecessors in the name of an adolescent sales boost. Damn you, Prince of Persia: Warrior Within and Final Fight: Streetwise

The Mega Man franchise has greatly fluctuated between light and dark over the years, the original games making up the former tone and the X and Zero sagas taking care of the latter. Being a mash-up of all Mega Man eras, we expected the tone of the upcoming Korean MMO Mega Man Online (MMO MMO?) to be pretty eclectic, but yikes, does this anime trailer imply very serious business indeed. It's epic, it's bleak, and it implies that the finished game is going to take in an apocalypse roughly every 15 minutes.

Though surprisingly, I might actually love it a bit. In fact I'm pretty sure it's incredibly badass. In fact I'm pretty sure I want it turned into a full-length movie instead of a game. Immediately. Take a look and tell me what you think. ...

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News Posted:10 years ago
Source:Game Radar

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