This Is What Mega Man Legends 3 Looked Like In December

By Ishaan . April 20, 2011 . 2:24am

It’s time for another Mega Man Legends 3 update in screenshot form. Capcom have been made a fair bit of progress on the various areas in the game since they last teased what Legends 3 looks like. Let’s take a look at some screenshots toward the end of last year.

 

Back in October 2010, tests were run to see how large the development team could make Teolmo City, which is where Legends 3 takes place. In order to quickly build a makeshift city to test hardware limitations, they pasted the same area over and over, and came up with this:

 

 

In November 2010, the devteam messed around with day/night transitions, with some very basic and unpolished textures applied to rough models of the city. Here are comparison screens of the two:

 

 

In early December, the design of the city started to take shape (to view more rough screens of Teolmo’s construction, see this older post):

 

By mid-December, the layout of Teolmo City began to solidify, and the development team started to experiment with scale. This was an image of the size of a character relative to his surroundings:

 

Moving the character around, however, the development team felt that the city was a little too large in proportion to the character, so they had to scale it down in physical size. Here’s the  current scale, still with very basic models and textures:

 

Around December, Capcom also began making progress on the dungeons in the game. Here’s one with a Reaverbot:

 


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  • joesz

    Sup Reaverbot! how many years has it been?

    Sorry, I still think that your are the cheesiest looking robot in the Megaman universe.

    • Exkaiser

      Aw, come on, there’s no way the good ol’ Sharukurusu is the cheesiest-looking robot in Megaman. I mean, this is the series that has things like the big cat robot that shoots yarn balls out of its mouth and has robotic fleas that jump at you.

  • http://twitter.com/charlespurcell Charles Purcell

    Pleeeeeeaaaase bring this over here!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Rudy-Soto/100001518601121 Rudy Soto

    Oooh, the reaverbot that tackles you~!
    Ah, memories…. :3

    • Exkaiser

      I do hope the invisible version will be in this game.

      They always did give me the willies.

  • http://www.nisamerica.com NickyD

    Ah, the Cobra Kai revearbot.

    Sweep the leg!

  • http://www.facebook.com/people/Markenzie-Jean/100001393805441 Markenzie Jean

    tommorow they will be holding a mega man legends 3 even by nico nico

  • Zero_Destiny

    Looks good. :) I really like it so far. XD

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