Also known as Rockman X in Japan. Follow the role of Mega Man as he battle against various mavericks in this action packed game - Mega Man X! The game was the very first of the Mega Man X series, which is a spin-off to the original Mega Man plot. The game is set in a distant future where the world is populated by both humans and robots capable of thinking and feeling, known as Reploids. However, some Reploids got corrupted and focused on doing some criminal activities. These reploids became known as Mavericks. The game follows the protagonist Mega Man X, a Maverick Hunter, in his quest to find and fight off the Mavericks causing serious problems, as well as defeat their Leader that's turning more and more Reploids to their side.