After this, Zero decides to rejoin X's group permanently, although Spider eventually turns on them as well and reveals himself as Colonel Redips. Original Along with X, Zero was one of the first robots to have complete free will and the thinking capabilities of a human. A Robot Master that was created by Dr. Light as a lab assistant of his but was later upgraded into a super fighting robot to battle Dr. Wily after his betrayal. Zero had several toys and figures released by Bandai. 1 History 2 DEATH BATTLE! After they graduated, Wily and Light became bitter rivals during t… Similar to X, he also had some initial doubts about his purpose, although to a lesser degree. Zero continues to work with X and Axl, now an official Maverick Hunter, in dealing with new threats. Gender: Zero was created by the late Dr. Wily sometime in the early twenty-first century. Its original version known as Zero Buster is based around his original design from Mega Man X, but can be upgraded to Z-Saber changing the artwork based around the updated design which was first introduced in Mega Man X2 (though the artwork used is from Mega Man X5). Also, later during the game, X would be able to find four capsules within the digitized areas, the Zero Scrambles, which allowed him to "summon" Zero to perform an attack or move. Before dying, Wily somehow uploaded his consciousness inside the virus (much in the same way Dr. Light became the hologram inside X's armor capsules). Zero appears with a role similar to the games. There Were Originally 24 Maverick Hunter Units, and Other Mega Man X Tidbits (Updated). Shortly after awakening, he faced Akuma and their battle destroyed the building where Zero had awakened. Prior to his encounter with Sigma and becoming a Maverick Hunter, Zero was extremely violent and maniacal. Zero's Beginnings. The Reploid Research Lavatory: The Making of the Ultimate Armor, Rockman X8 e-Capcom Original Special Sound CD, https://megaman.fandom.com/wiki/Zero?oldid=348606. Zero appears as an Assist Trophy in Super Smash Bros. Zero is a playable character in TEPPEN, a Purple type Hero that was included in the 2020 expansion Haunted by Memories. But before he can, Zero appears and hits Sigma with his saber, where he uploaded Doppler's Anti-Sigma Virus-program, believing that it is the only thing that works against him. Like X, Zero's power source is solar energy. There is also a secret in game that will allow X to acquire Zero's saber. He had hid his true identity from the group by using a replica of Axl's DNA change, hinting toward the possibility that Spider could have actually existed at one point (since Axl needs to take DNA from a Reploid in order to change into it). After the war had ended, Zero decided to seal himself away again, later being awakened by Ciel to assist the Resistance against Neo Arcadia in the Mega Man Zero series. You could say Wily was at his best creating Zero, learning for all his mistakes in the past and perfecting the Bassnium. Series Information At some point, Zero's mind was extracted from the body, and they were researched by different scientists. Unlike his comrades, Zero does not copy the powers/weapons of defeated Mavericks, but instead, his Learning allows him to acquire special attacks known as Techniques (必殺技, Hissatsu Waza, lit. He, along with X and Vile, first appears in the game during Chapter 20, and is once more voiced by Ryōtarō Okiayu. However, the Hunters were incapable of creating a new body for Zero because they were unable to analyze his unique body structure. Not wanting to get any more comrades endangered by the powerful enigmatic Maverick, then-17th Elite Unit Commander Sigma himself challenged the red Maverick in a one-on-one battle. His goal is usually world domination and he constructs robots to carry out his plans. This is evidenced in his fighting against Neo Arcadia's ruthless policy against Reploids in the Zero series; he even personally promised to Sage Harpuia that no more Resistance soldiers would come to harm as long as he was around. He is the main antagonist of the classic Mega Man series, the overarching antagonist of the Mega Man X series, and a posthumous antagonist in the Mega Man Zero, ZX and Legends series.. However, this never happened, and Zero was never used during the Wily Wars. A robot created by Dr.Wily using an experimental energy called Bassnium. Zero and his teammates-including newcomer Axl-later located Sigma's latest fortress and launched an all-out assault to finish him once and for all. Sigma seemingly explodes as Doppler's lab self-destructs.  Zero was then brought to Dr. Cain, who analyzed him. Zero's appearance as a costume and as an Assist Trophy in. He was originally a Reploid created by Dr. Wily, with the mission of destroying Mega Man, the once great Reploid hero, before he was destroyed. Reply. He has his own version of the megabuster called the bassbuster, and can copy weapons data from … Later, in the year 21XX, a group of Maverick Hunters found Dr. Wily's lab and released Zero. X destroys the chip, changing him back to normal, and they defeat Sigma. While they are rescued by Marty and Dr. Cain, Zero is apparently killed by Dr. Doppler, but is shown to have survived and helps X by giving him his saber. Series Information Zero is responsible for the bulk of the Maverick Hunter workload due to the fact that X has recently refused to battle for any reason, due to his doubts about the Hunters' violent methods (Zero seems to have some resentment towards the workload, as indicated when he says, "I can't believe I'm back here again!" Wily and Light created many robots, being responsible for advancements in the field of robotics. I don't know if later X games or the Zero series explain this, but it seems to me like Zero never finds out, given how the story was drastically altered to make room for X6. Zero is one of the main protagonists of the Mega Man X series. His weakness in this battle is the Speed Burner. Early on during Chapter 29, Zero expresses shock upon noticing Iris, who appears alive and well. Once awakened by this group, Zero destroyed them, as well as any intruders who would dare enter Wily's lair. Zero is the deuteragonist of the Mega Man X series. This channel mostly covers Nintendo games like Super Mario Bros and The Legend Of Zelda, and I upload 2 videos every week. Each time, however, he has been thwarted by Mega Man, a robot that Dr. Light converted from a house keeping robot to a combat robot to fight Dr. Wily's Robot Masters. Rock:After Dr. Wily created Bass in Megaman 7 who betrayed him in order to prove he was the strongest, Wily studied the bassnium and created Zero along with often dubbing him as his greatest masterpiece and regularly checked on him during his development. Now, Project Zero … However, it is shown that he has the capacity to care for others. Zero and Volnutt in Tatsunoko vs. Capcom. Zero becomes paralyzed with anguish and is unable to move. Zero prominently sports a red color scheme. Bass fearing the powers of zero decides to join megaman and protoman to stop Wily's evil plans. His helmet is horned and features a sharp blue crystal in contrast to his partner, X's smoother red gem. Story summary from Rockman Zero Collection official site translated by TMMN. Confused, Zero didn't respond to X's request, although he seemingly realized X's seriousness about the topic and the eventual battle between him and his best friend. Who exactly repaired Zero was never directly stated. In Rockman X2, Dr. Cain found Zero's body and tries to repair him, but the X-Hunters stole him, giving him an improved body and installing a chip that turns him into a Maverick. Set a few weeks after the Eurasia incident, Reploid scientist Gate found a piece of Zero's body near the crash site. Following a previous adventure, Zero and his teammates-including newcomer Axl-later located Sigma's latest fortress and launched an all-out assault to finish him once and for all. It is revealed in Mega Man 2: The Power Fighters that he created Zero to be a powerful robot that would kill Mega Man and Bass (and possibly even X). If the player switches to Zero before entering one of the boss chambers which is normally an empty hallway, a robot called Mosquitus will appear, the only sub-boss that Zero can battle. To deal with Sting Chameleon and his minions, Zero planned to burn down the forest, but as X didn't agree with it, he gave X time to solve the problem, being successful. Thinking that the world wouldn't be safe as long as he was still active, Zero admitted himself into a research institute in order to get rid of the virus within him. He hadn't been able to save anyone he cared about. Mega Man X seriesMega Man 2: The Power Fighters (cameo)Mega Man Zero seriesMega Man ZX series Mega Man Legends 2 (cameo)Rockman Online Decades later, in the early twenty-second century, he was awakened by a group of Reploids prior to the first Mega Man X game. As he still wasn't cured of his violent nature, Zero defeated those Maverick Hunters, causing him to be labeled as a Maverick and f… After the battles, Zero has nightmares of X attacking him, out of obsession for eliminating Mavericks (possibly foreshadowing the rise of Copy X in the Zero series). NetNavi Counterpart: Origin. Wily alluded to him during Bass's ending in Mega Man: The Power Battle, where he mentioned he was developing a robot that will blow away both Mega Man and Bass. 1 Summary 2 Powers and Stats 2.1 Common 3 Gallery 4 Others Dr. Wily's magnum opus, Zero was created to surpass Mega Man and Bass in every way and succeeded in that aspect. Wily is also indirectly responsible for the events of the Mega Man X series, appearing post-mortem in Zero's flashback sequences. In the year of 200X, a super robot named Megaman was created. The game splits the winning conditions down to two options: reach Zero by the end of the ninth turn or defeat Vile, otherwise a game over will be declared. Most of all, he lost Iris, who he had cared about for so long. Designer: It is ironic though, because Dr. Wily created Zero, and Dr. Weil used Zero, but ultimately it was a copy of Zero… He uses Rakuhouha alongside X's Nova Strike (while the latter dons the Ultimate Armor) during their special attack, and uses Genmurei alongside X's Hadoken during their multi attack. Ryōtarō Okiayu (X series, Onimusha: Blade Warriors, TxC, MvC3:FoTW, PxZ)Yūto Kazama (Zero series, SNK vs. Capcom, ZX series) At the end of the Mega Man fighting game, Power Fighters 2, it is revealed that Dr. Wily built Zero, the red, heroic robot from Mega Man X (which takes place 100 years after the original series). X, who didn't want his friend in the hands of Mavericks, accepted and eventually recovered Zero's head, body, and foot parts. After completing the Opening Stage, the player can call on Zero anytime by pressing the R-button in the Start Menu, however, Zero adheres to a certain set of rules. Wayne Doster (X4)Jack Merluzzi (X7)Rino Romano (Onimusha: Blade Warriors)Lucas Gilbertson (X8, CM)Jamie West (ZX Advent) Johnny Yong Bosch (MvC3, MvCI, SSBU) When Repliforce's coup began, Zero rushed to the space port to stop the ascension of the military troops to the newly constructed space station of Repliforce, Final Weapon. When he was first activated, Zero awoke as a Maverick (by the definition of wanting to cause harm to all humans), and he destroyed all intruders who had dared to enter Wily's lair. After hearing that she still wishes to live in a Reploid only world together with Zero, the latter reminds her that such a world is nothing more than an imagination. However, after some time, Sigma orders X to destroy Zero. The two became friends and partners and worked together whenever they could. Popular fan theories posited that Zero killed Dr. Light and the original Mega Man crew. Wily's influence extended into the far future, however; a deadly virus he created was kept in a stasis pod with the robot Zero, and transferred into Sigma, leader of the mavericks. X will then return and Zero will explain that a few of his power cells have been damaged. Zero may also be aware of his low durability (in comparison to his comrades), and may also have enough skill to last in a fight to fight/parry off any hit that comes to him, describing more of his skill as a Master Swordsman. The original X games, however, have Zero's Z-Saber be capable of destroying several normal enemies in a few blows. Welcome to my channel Dr.Wily! Zero Even though he didn't mean to, Zero damaged the exterior power core of the structure, resulting in the destruction of the armor. Other enhancements were the improved arm guards (in contrast to the original streamlined ones) and leg joints, with improved mid-air dash thrusters and gold-plated covers, along with thicker and bigger chest armor. A high ranking Maverick Hunter in the X series, and a legendary freedom fighter in the Zero series, he's a die-hard warrior who doesn't hesitate to take action. When summoned, he dashes and jumps around the stage, attacking opponents with his classic three-slash combo, Ryuenjin, Kuuenzan, and Genmu Zero. A new virus, merged from the virus inside the colony and the Sigma Virus, called the "Zero Virus" by Alia, had begun to effect the impact area. While others (including X) got hurt by being surrounded by the virus, he himself actually felt energy growing inside himself; multiple infections of Sigma Virus anomalies even turned him invincible for a brief period of time. History Background. The beginning of the Doppler incident finds Zero and X back in their respective commands of the Maverick Hunter Forces. As a last resort action, a Space Shuttle was readied to be launched and directed right into the colony to have it self-destruct right at the core. In the latter, Zero was revealed to have been originally created by Dr. Wily sometime during the Mega Man series. His Z-Buster was eliminated altogether, and in addition to learning new attacks from defeated Mavericks, Zero can also gain other melee weapons to replace his saber. Dr Light created Megaman to stop the evil desires of Dr Wily. Weakness: Perhaps his most striking feature is his long blond hair that flowed freely about in a samurai-like hairstyle, making Zero appear fiery in comparison to X's more cool and consistent blue scheme. Attack Damage: Because of this, Wily decided to seal him in a capsule. Filled with anger, he confronted General, leader of Repliforce, defeating him in battle. The roboenza is one of the final prototypes of the dark energy that Wily customized during the final testing of zero. In addition to stat-based power-ups from both Spirits, the Z-Saber version allows for enhanced movement speed and weapon attacks as its special ability, while the special ability for the Mega Man Zero version increases damage for all sword-based attacks. If the game was played by X, Zero would only appear at the very end of the story, contacting X from Hunter Base upon his return to Earth by spacecraft. However, after his defeat, Dr Wily created eight of his own robots to counter Megaman. This makes him a rather unique Glass Cannon as he not only he's weak on defense and strong on offense like the other kinds in fiction, but Zero has skills in several other fields of battle with great ability to adapt to practically any opponent he fights; Glass Cannons usually have raw power, which Zero seems to lack often, putting him in the category of a "Gradual Grinder". He created Bass by accident and powered him indirectly thanks to Dr.Light. BlueGreen (TvC: UAS)Black(Mega Man Zero) This enemy is actually very easy to dispatch, however, when defeated, it will crash-land on top of Zero and explode. Playable characters in Mega Man X: Command Mission, Super Smash Bros. for Nintendo 3DS and Wii U. In-Game Information The fighting games seem to decrease it to give more balance, and coincidentally give a possible accurate description of Zero's statistics. The blows that the defeated Reploids had taken was caused by a beam saber, and not by range-weapons, which ruled out the previously suspected Vile. He battled Gareth, partner of Berkana, who was reviving the dead Mavericks. Upon confronting him, Sigma confirms that Zero is the original carrier of the Maverick Virus, which was transferred to Sigma prior to the first X game (presumably it happened when Sigma shattered Zero's head gem as depicted in X4, though the unlockable animation The Day of Σ in the PSP remake has put a few doubts on this). While X goes after Zero and tells him what he was ordered to do, Zero attacks X, but X does nothing as he does not wish to harm his friend. After that, the two split up, with X's task to slow down the Maverick activities in nearby areas while Zero himself was on recon duty at Sigma's fortress. However, Iris herself was part of Repliforce while her brother, Colonel, was Repliforce's second-in-command and therefore an imminent target for the Maverick Hunters. The Zero Buster can be utilized from both arms, as evidenced by some gameplay and cutscene representations interchangeably showing the buster arm as being his left or right. Dark-Angel-Arus Oct 31, 2011. After defeating Sigma, he will attempt to possess X. 1520 Zero (Mega Man X) However, this was only combat data of Zero and not the real one. While fighting alongside Axl, Zero learns from him at least some of the details about Red Alert's downfall. After X's return, Zero participated in the party celebrating his return and saw Eregion's attack. In Vile Mode, unlocked by completing the main game in Maverick Hunter X, Zero's characterization was similar to the main game, including saving X from Vile. Maverick Hunters (X series)Resistance (Zero series) Sigma punched this crystal, shattering it and defeating Zero, and Sigma was infected by Zero's Maverick Virus. While doing so, Zero noticed his strange reaction towards the Sigma Virus. On September 4, 2019, the Zero costume for the Mii Swordfighter became available again as DLC. The closer X and Zero got to the source of the virus, the higher Zero's viral infection level rose, yet he still didn't show any Maverick behavior. 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