Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection slated for 2023 release

Jerry on 2022-07-19
Capcom has slated Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection for release in 2023 for Windows, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch. The compilation will bundle all six mainline Battle Network entries.

The Legacy Collection's extra features include an art gallery with concept art, character sketches, and official illustrations. In addition, a music player will allow playback of 188 tracks from the series installments. Capcom's music compilation "Mega Man Battle Network Sound Box" is currently available for streaming on Amazon Music Unlimited, Spotify, and Apple Music.

First published by Capcom's Suleputer label in June of 2016, the six-CD soundtrack collection features music from Mega Man Battle Network series installments for Game Boy Advance and Nintendo DS. The 281 included music tracks, composed by Akari Kaida, Yoshino Aoki, Toshihiko Horiyama and Yusuke Beppu, clock in at over eight hours total.

Focusing on Game Boy Advance installments, Disc 1 of the Sound Box contains Mega Man Battle Network compositions by Kaida and Mega Man Battle Network 2 music by Aoki. Disc 2 is dedicated to the Mega Man Battle Network 3 soundtrack by Aoki. Disc 3 includes music from both Blue and White editions of Mega Man Battle Network 4 by Horiyama and Kaida.

Disc 4 of the Sound Box contains the Battle Network 5 soundtrack by Kaida for Game Boy Advance. Disc 5 includes arrangements from the game by Seiko Kobuchi and Mitsuhiko Takano for the Nintendo DS port, as well as the soundtrack to Battle Network 6 by Aoki. Disc 6 contains music by Beppu from Mega Man Battle Chip Challenge for Game Boy Advance and Rockman.EXE N1 Battle for Wonderswan Color.

From the product page:
The renowned Mega Man Battle Network series, which has expanded into anime and comics, comes to modern consoles in the Mega Man Battle Network Legacy Collection. This bundle includes ten action-packed games, a vibrant art gallery with over 1,000 illustrations and art, 188 music tracks, and more...
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