This week sees the release of another NES/Famicom game on the Nintendo eShop in Japan. Mega Man 3 is slated to go up on the eShop on September 26th for 500 yen.


Mega Man 3 is the game that introduced Mega Man’s slide move to the series and also lets you access new abilities via robot dog, Rush, such as flight and going underwater. It also introduces Proto Man, under the name “Break Man”.  


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