Last fall, Kotaku reported that Rockman Online (aka Mega Man Online) seemed like it was dead. Today, we learned that the PC game has, indeed, been canned.
South Korea's NeoWiz has been working on a MMORPG version of Mega Man, dubbed Rockman Online (Mega Man Online). However, corporate restructuring earlier this year appears to have impacted development. Rockman Online's lead artist, Kang Dong Hwa, seems to have indicated on his blog that the project has been shelved.…
Korean concept artist Kang Donghwa works for NeoWiz, one of the region's biggest game companies.
Why? Because all it makes us want is a Mega Man movie, not some side-scrolling online game.
And here we were thinking Mega Man Online, the Korean MMO being worked on by Capcom and Neowiz, would be a pedestrian affair. Seems the pair have something a little more epic in mind.