There's A VR Mega Man Experience In Japan

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Starting July 18, a VR Mega Man (aka Rockman in Japan) will be playable at the Plaza Capcom shot in Tokyo’s Ikebukuro.

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At the Plaza Capcom location, there’s a permanent VR corner, where people can experience Rockman VR: Aimed At The Virtual World.

In the VR game, players don a headset created by Dr. Light to try and stop the evil Dr. Wily.

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Illustration for article titled Theres A VR Mega Man Experience In Japan
Image: Capcom

According to Capcom, this is the first time an arcade-style VR experience has been made for the series, giving people a first-hand, virtual look at the world of Mega-Man.

Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Uh, so...is it like an FPS from Mega man’s perspective or more like that or more like Tetris effect?