|MegaMan Battle Network 2|
MegaMan Battle Network 5 (mentioned)
|Other appearances:||MegaMan NT Warrior|
Gauss Magnus was a corporate CEO who performed a variety of illegal activities, such as hijacking a plane. He appeared in MegaMan Battle Network 2 as the Gospel operator of MagnetMan.EXE. He is frequently mentioned by his daughter Tesla Magnus, the current operator of MagnetMan.
He appears in the airplane Lan is riding on back from Netopia. Then he attempts to steal a program that was on the airplane. Before battling he speaks briefly of his past. He states that he hates society because no one helped him when he was young. His family was poor. His brother Jack (which in the anime is Count Zap) was taken in by a rich family, and later his parents got sick and died, leaving Gauss alone. He them started to work a lot to get rich and get revenge over society. He them joined Gospel to change the society. MegaMan has to fight his NetNavi, MagnetMan.EXE. After his defeated, he is arrested.
MegaMan NT WarriorEdit
He appears several times in the anime MegaMan NT Warrior. His first appearance is during an episode where Higsby runs out of money. He offers him a job in his new office. Meanwhile, MagnetMan is robbing banks and transferring money to his own account. But Lan and Chaud defeat MagnetMan.EXE and go after him. However, Gauss manages to escape in a flying machine. Then, later in the series, he offers Ms. Madd a job for Gospel which she accepts. It is shown that he is an avid admirer of Mr. Wily. His attempt to drown Lan, Masa, Sal, and Miyu fails when Ms. Madd turns against him. He appears in another episode where a chip containing Mr. Wily's mind is discovered. He goes to a deserted island to retrieve it. But he meets opposition from the WWW. He reveals that Count Zap is his brother. Count Zap pretends to join him but then NetBattles him for the chip. The airplane blows up though, and neither of them get the chip. He operates MagnetMan when Lan and his friends infiltrate the old WWW base but MagnetMan is defeated.In episode 32 from MegaMan NT Warrior Axess, he appears making a deal with Nebula for Dark Chips. However, he mistakes Ms. Mari for Ms. Yuri. MagnetMan is defeated again and he is sent to jail. In episode 9 from Rockman EXE Stream, he is freed from jail by his daughter, and he gives MagnetMan to her.