Mega Man Universe was Capcom’s create your own Mega Man game. Similar to Mega Man Powered Up, players could design and share levels for other Mega Man fans to download. Mega Man could be customized too by equipping parts and it was even possible to play as Bad Box Art Mega Man, the yellow dude with a crude gun on the North American Mega Man 1 cover, in this game.
Capcom brought a playable build to New York Comic-Con last year and planned to release the game this spring for PlayStation 3 and Xbox 360. They even set up a tie-in with Gachapin, a kid-friendly mascot in Japan.
All of this work… led to a cancelation. Capcom announced the news today citing "various reasons" for halting development on Mega Man Universe. Here’s a look at the game with three different Mega Man leaping through trap filled stages.