Three weeks have passed since the Space Colony Eurasia was taken over by Sigma and led by Dynamo to collide it with Earth. Zero made a crash attack against the colony. Although X and Zero succeeded, the explosion seriously damaged the Earth, and is in need for repairs. X only returned to the battle and Zero is thought to be dead. That is until a new threat known as, "Zero Nightmare" is at large and wreaking havoc upon humans and reploids. Is Zero still alive? Will X finally put an end to the Maverick threat? Written by
Mission critical...Zero is missing...Search and rescue!
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First game since Mega Man X2 on the SNES in which Zero is not immediately playable. See more
In the opening credits, it is stated that the game takes place three weeks after the events of MegaManX5. However, at the end of MegaManX5 (X's ending) the story denotes the first stage of MegaManX6 to occur three years after the defeat of Sigma. See more
Spin-off Mega Man Zero