Nintendo Announces Mega May, eShop Gets a Mega Man Game Each Thursday

Mega May (Nintendo 3DS) (Custom)

To remind you the imminent arrival of Super Smash Bros. (where Mega Man is a playable character,) Nintendo and Capcom will be holding a month-long event called Mega May. As part of the celebration both companies will be releasing a classic Mega Man game on the Virtual Console for the Nintendo 3DS each Thursday.

These include four Game Boy games and two Game Boy Color games. Below, you’ll find the name of the games and their release dates in the form of a list.

  • Week 1: Mega Man Xtreme comes out on 5/1
  • Week 2: Mega Man II comes out on 5/8
  • Week 3: Mega Man III comes out on 5/8
  • Week 4: Mega Man IV comes out on 5/15
  • Week 5: Mega Man V comes out on 5/22
  • Week 5: Mega Man Xtreme 2 comes out on 5/29

Source: Nintendo