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    Monday May 2, 2016
  • "Mighty No. 9" Locks Down a Final Release Date, This Time in June

    North American launch set for June 21, worldwide release on June 24

    Believe it or not, it looks like Keiji Inafune's Mighty No. 9 is finally going to come out. Developer Inti Creates announced that the game has gone gold, and will hit PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Wii U, and PC in North America on June 21. A worldwide launch will follow on June 24. More after the jump.

  • Friday April 8, 2016
  • Watch "Mighty No. 9" Creator Keiji Inafune Create a "Super Mario Maker" Stage

    "Mega Man" producer takes a crack at Nintendo's level creator

    As fun as it is to make your own levels in Super Mario Maker, there's something really special about watching seasoned developers take a crack at it. Polygon recently posted the latest entry in the Devs Make Mario series, this time giving Keiji Inafune (Mega ManMighty No. 9) a chance to make his own level. See what he came up with along with his commentary on the process after the jump. 

  • Monday January 25, 2016
  • "Mighty No. 9" Delayed to Spring, This Time Due to Network Issues

    New release window came about as a result of critical bugs

    We were so close! Just as we got a few weeks away from the February 9 release date of Mighty No. 9, Keiji Inafune announced a new delay over at the game's Kickstarter page. Due to some critical networking bugs, particularly in the area of matchmaking, Mighty No. 9 has been pushed back to a loose spring 2016 release. Hit the jump for more.

  • Tuesday December 1, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Mighty No. 9" Trailer Aims to 'Bring It'

    Mega Man-inspired action arrives on February 9, 2016

    The latest trailer for Mighty No. 9 is really pushing the GamePro-approved "Fun Factor," highlighting a bunch of the action and replayability that awaits in the latest from Keiji Inafune and Comcept. See some of the extra modes available, from Boss Rush to One Hit Death Maniac Mode, in the preview after the jump. 

  • Wednesday November 11, 2015
  • Keiji Inafune Would Consider "Mighty No. 9" amiibo Compatibility

    Comcept's platformer hits consoles and PC in the west in February

    Mighty No. 9 has experienced its share of ups and downs since its initial success on Kickstarter, and USgamer's Jeremy Parish recently sat down with Keiji Inafune to discuss all that and more. One of the questions brought up the fact that third-party amiibo are now possible, and Inafune responded positively to the suggestion of doing something like that for Mighty No. 9. Hit the jump for more.

  • Wednesday August 5, 2015
  • "Mighty No. 9" Officially Delayed to 2016

    Bugs and issues that directly affect enjoyment being fixed

    It hasn't exactly been an amazing week for Comcept and Keiji Inafune. Sure, Studio 4ºC's anime got funded, but the Kickstarter for the game failed, and even though Red Ash will still be made, a sizable vat of ill will has been brewing as a result. Oh yeah, and a delay for Mighty No. 9 was also confirmed. Hit the jump for more.

  • Thursday July 30, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Mighty No. 9" Footage Speedruns Through the Opening Stage

    Ikegami-san from Inti Creates runs through the first level

    Despite all the hullabaloo surrounding the Red Ash Kickstarter, now seems like an appropriate time for the following Mighty No. 9 video. The Summer Games Done Quick speedrunning marathon is still going strong right now, and speedrunning is the name of the game in the latest batch of footage. Watch an opening stage speedrun from Inti Creates after the jump.

  • "Red Ash" Game Fully Funded by FUZE Entertainment

    Kickstarter campaign is now officially 100% for additional content

    Keiji Inafune and Comcept's Mega Man Legends-style Red Ash: The Indelible Legend doesn't look like it will be hitting its $800,000 goal. It's not impossible, but there's quite a ways to go with just four days left. It doesn't really matter, though, because the game has been fully funded for development thanks to the help of Chinese digital entertainment company FUZE Entertainment. More after the jump.

  • Sunday July 26, 2015
  • VIDEO: Very Early "Red Ash" Prototype Footage Showcased

    Kickstarter campaign prepares to enter its final week

    A few days ago a runtime extension was announced for Studio 4ºC's anime side of the two-pronged Red Ash project. Following not too far behind is an update on the Mega Man Legends-style game, which is coming from Keiji Inafune and the folks at Comcept. Hit the jump for some very early footage.

  • Tuesday July 7, 2015
  • "Mighty No. 9" Gets a Live-Action Movie, "Red Ash" Gets a Gameplay Mock-up

    Legendary Digital Media and Contradiction Films team up with Comcept

  • Sunday July 5, 2015
  • "Red Ash" Game Staff Includes Former "Mega Man Legends" Devs

    Keiji Inafune and his team aim to raise $800,000 on Kickstarter

    Comcept and Studio 4ºC teased their Red Ash project prior to Anime Expo, and it ended up being a jumping point for two connected projects, each with their own individual Kickstarter campaigns. We posted about Studio 4ºC's anime side earlier, so now it's time to take a look at what Mega Man and Mighty No. 9's Keiji Inafune is cooking up for the game. Hit the jump for more.

  • Friday July 3, 2015
  • Keiji Inafune Teams Up with Studio 4ºC on "Red Ash" Project

    Full reveal to come on July 4 at Anime Expo

    Yesterday we posted about Mighty No. 9 creator and former Mega Man producer Keiji Inafune cooking up a special announcement for Anime Expo 2015, and we've already got a little tease for it. Since Inafune will be on a panel with Studio 4ºC president Eiko Tanaka, it makes sense that they would want to reveal their new collaboration known as Red Ash. Read on for more.

  • Wednesday July 1, 2015
  • Keiji Inafune Has a Special Announcement Planned for Anime Expo

    “Mighty No. 9” creator to discuss games and anime with Studio 4ºC president

    If you’re attending this week’s Anime Expo you can look forward to a special appearance by Keiji Inafune, who will be hosting a panel along with Studio 4ºC president Eiko Tanaka. The panel—which will have the two discussing anime and video games—is set for July 4 at 11:30am Pacific Time, with autograph sessions to be held throughout the weekend. Hit the jump for more.

  • Monday June 15, 2015
  • "ReCore" Game from Keiji Inafune and Armature Coming to Xbox One

    New game from former "Metroid Prime" devs set for spring 2016

    One of the first real surprises of E3 2015 came during Microsoft's press conference this morning. While it was only shown in the form of a CG-animated trailer, ReCore is a new game from Keiji Inafune (Mega ManDead RisingMighty No. 9) and Armature Studio, which consists of former members of Metroid Prime developer Retro Studios. See the trailer after the jump.