" Last year, Capcom delivered yet another Mega Man sequel to its long-standing franchise, but with a twist. Instead of revamping the blue bomber, the developers went "old school" and gave his adventure an 8-bit feel, complete with simplistic 2-D sprites, retro music, slowdown and nearly impossible to beat enemies. We literally cannot go three minutes of continuous play without dying (What's the fun in that?). Everyone else, including our reviewer, must have secret cheat codes, because despite this ridiculous artificial intelligence, Mega Man 9 has an 82 percent average on Gamerankings. "So.... the game "sucks" because it's too hard? Really now...
Saturday, May 30, 2009
Mega Man 9 Is So Good It Sucks
GameDaily recently compiled a list of "good games that actually suck." Making the cut is Mega Man 9: