The Xbox Games Store has revealed that a demo for Mega Man 11 is coming soon, with the official release date being September 4th. The demo will allow players to play through the entirety of the Block Man stage, letting them make use of the new Double Gear system to slow down time or power up your shots to take down the boss.
Capcom announced that Mega Man would be making his return earlier this year, being the first installment in the series since 2010. The following is the official description from the Amazon page:
“Mega man returns! the newest entry in this iconic series blends classic, challenging 2D platforming action with a fresh new visual style. The new double Gear system boosts Mega Man’s speed and power for a new twist to the satisfying gameplay the series is known for. Long-await sequel evil genius Dr. Wily is back to his mischievous ways and invest in an ambitious idea from his time at robot university. The benevolent Dr. Light decides to upgrade Mega man with wily’s powerful prototype known as the double Gear system, expanding his abilities for the greatest fight yet for everlasting peace. A visual leap taking a leap forward in visual presentation, the new game features a 2.5D design direction which blends beautiful, hand-drawn environments with lively characters. New to the classic series, Mega man now also takes on characteristics of defeated robot masters when wielding their weapons. Powerful new gameplay Options the double Gear system adds a unique new twist on the satisfying platforming action, offering Options to enhance Mega Man’s speed and power on the fly. For vets and first-timers a wealth of difficulty Options.”
Mega Man 11 will launch for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch and PC on October 4th.