When Dr. Wily escapes from prison, Dr. Light is forced to send Rock, AKA Megaman back out on the warpath. But this time, Megaman is definitely outnumbered, as the megalomaniacal scientist has created his own strike force of androids to take down Dr. Light's invention once and for all.
Did You Know?
Guts Man from the original NES Mega Man reappears in this game in the form of a fortress boss (Stage Three of Wily's Fortress), though he has been rebuilt since the original game and is much larger now and moves on tank treads. See more
When we first see Dr. Wily's castle, his saucer flies toward the castle, and we hear the appropriate "saucer beep" sound effects. But in the subsequent exterior shots of the castle, we still hear the saucer noise, even though the saucer is nowhere to be seen. See more
SPOILER: The ending features Mega Man defeating the Wily Alien, uncovering that it was just a projection all along. Wily gets on the floor and begs, like always. Mega Man is then shown walking home, with the four seasons passing. He then runs home, leaving his helmet on a hill. The credits roll follows. See more