Mega Man, known as Rockman(ロックマンRokkuman?) in Japan, is a video game franchise from Capcom, starring the robot character Mega Man, or one of his many counterparts. Mega Man, released for the Nintendo Entertainment System
in 1987, began a series of over 50 games on multiple systems. As of
December 31, 2010, the series has sold approximately twenty-nine million
copies worldwide, making it Capcom's most prolific franchise.