Mega Man 9 marked the return of the Blue Bomber to his 2D platforming roots, complete with 8-bit NES style graphics. Dr. Light has been framed for a series of attacks at the hands of a new collection of Robot Masters, and Mega Man must return to action in order to clear his creator's name.

Players will tackle eight initial stages in any order they desire in order to defeat the Robot Master bosses and earn their special weapon, which another Robot Master just might be weak against! Then players must confront the true mastermind by challenging a final set of stages filled with their own obstacles and bosses.

This throwback to classic NES games extends beyond the presentation and gameplay right down to the controls themselves; even the promotional art was designed to evoke the misleading and infamous North American box art of the very first game in the series.

Mega Man character designer Keiji Inafune himself returned to helm the revival of Mega Man on home consoles which were current-gen at time of development (Wii, PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360). According to Inafune, the game was designed to be closest to Mega Man 2 in spirit.

Official URL

Official Site (NA)
Official Site (JP)
WiiWare Page (NA)
WiiWare Page (JP)
WiiWare Page (EU)
WiiWare Page (AU)
Swampasaur and 11 others played Mega Man 9
Swampasaur and 30 others own Mega Man 9
i am a person
Oct 06, 10 8:47am
This game sucks MegaMan9 PS3
Molta Mario 64
Jul 24, 09 5:29am
Completed it 3 times. MegaMan9 PS3
J Gamer
Jul 22, 09 7:30am
This.Is.Hard.It's what happens when you get this. that's what you say.It's as hard as trying to rip 1000 pieces of paper in 1 go. MegaMan9 PS3
gerard way owns you
Jan 31, 09 9:05am
So challenging that it is annoying, just like the old Mega Man games! MegaMan9 PS3
Oct 26, 08 7:27am

It's been 12 years since Mega Man has starred in his original series and over 15 years...

  • Genre: Platformer Action (Wii)
  • Developer: Inticreates
  • Publisher: Capcom
  • Released
    North AmericaSep 22, 2008
    EuropeSep 26, 2008
    JapanSep 24, 2008
    AustraliaSep 26, 2008
  • Also known as:
  • Rockman 9: Yabou no Fukkatsu!! in Japan
$  Compare Prices
9 want | 31 own | 12 completed
8.9 / 10
View all 31 screenshots