#73 Mega Man 2
Mega Man 2
One of best-known platformers on the NES wasn't made by Nintendo, it was made by Capcom. We're talking about Capcom's Mega Man 2. In 1988, Capcom released the sequel to Mega Man. They were determined to top their first game critically, and they succeeded. Mega Man 2 became an instant classic.
Through eight levels, Mega Man is tasked with defeating eight evil enemies. Thanks to its puzzles, characters and combat, Mega Man won over a generation of gamers. Mega Man 2 inspired a handful of sequels, but to this day, Mega Man 2 is the best-selling game in the series.
Top 100 Video Games of All Time #73 - Mega Man 2