Mega Man X3

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Mega Man X3
Mega Man X3 cover
Developers
Capcom
Publishers
Capcom
Virgin Interactive
Release dates
Windows March 28, 1997
Mega Man X3 guide at StrategyWiki
Mega Man X3 at Wikipedia
Mega Man X
Subseries of Mega Man
Mega Man X 1995
Mega Man X3 1997
Mega Man X4 1998
Mega Man X5 2001
Rockman X6 2002
Rockman X7 2004
Mega Man X8 2005
Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2018
Mega Man X Legacy Collection 2 2018

Key points

Port is based off the PlayStation/Saturn version, which has enhanced sound, music and FMV cutscenes
16-bit installer doesn't run on modern systems. 32-bit InstallShield 3 works, but the game may not create desktop or start menu shortcuts. [1]

General information

MMKB, A large and detailed wiki for the series

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows <path-to-game>\[Note 1]

Video settings[edit]

In-game general settings.
In-game general settings.

Input settings[edit]

In-game keyboard remapping settings.
In-game keyboard remapping settings.
In-game controller settings.
In-game controller settings.

Audio settings[edit]

Audio options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Issues fixed[edit]

Low FPS on AMD cards[edit]

Turn GPU scaling on in the AMD control panel[citation needed]

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

Middleware[edit]

Middleware Notes

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 95
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 90 MHz
System memory (RAM) 16 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD) 20 MB
Video card (GPU) DirectX 3 compatible

Notes

  1. When running this game without Administrator elevation, activity in %PROGRAMFILES%, %PROGRAMFILES(X86)%, and %WINDIR% might be redirected to %LOCALAPPDATA%\VirtualStore\ (more details).

References