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    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.

  • Thursday June 4, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Mighty No. 9" Blasts Away in Gameplay Trailer, Gets Limited Edition Details

    Limited Edition packs the game with a Beck figurine

    Keiji Inafune's Kickstarter success story Mighty No. 9 is gradually getting closer to release. The spiritual successor to the Mega Man series arrives on consoles and PC on September 15, and the PlayStation 4 and Xbox One versions will also be available in a Signature Edition that's "extremely limited." Hit the jump for more.

  • Tuesday April 28, 2015
  • "Mighty No. 9" Pushed Back to September, Will Get Retail Release

    Comcept teams up with publisher Deep Silver on physical version

    A few big chunks of news came out of today's Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter update, starting with a partnership between Comcept and publisher Deep Silver. While the release date is being pushed back from its original projected April release to September, Mighty No. 9 will be getting a bunch of extras as a result, including a physical launch at retail. More after the jump.

  • Saturday April 11, 2015
  • VIDEO: "Mighty No. 9" Highlights English Voice Talent

    Voice actors include Matt Mercer, Yuri Lowenthal, and more

    Keiji Inafune's spiritual Mega Man successor Mighty No. 9 has some solid voice talent contributing to its dub, including Yuri Lowenthal (Simon in Gurren Lagann) as Beck and more. You can get a sample of each in Comcept's "The Mighty Voices part 1" video after the jump.