The fan-created Mega Man Unlimited game is looking pretty solid so far, and it's officially celebrating the start of its alpha phase. To commemorate the milestone, MegaPhilX whipped up a "Japanese style" trailer showcasing gameplay features to the tune of Ayumi Hamasaki's "UNITE!" Dig in after the jump!
If none of the actual themed Nintendo 3DS and 3DS XL units have been doing it for you, maybe you just need the right case for your portable. Capcom is getting ready to introduce a Blue Bomber themed case in celebration of the original NES series coming to Virtual Console, and the 25th anniversary item will be available in the Capcom Store. Pics past the break.
The final images of the Mega Man 25th anniversary statue are in, and they're looking pretty snazzy. The 10-inch statue is fitted with USB powered LED lights on its base, and the chrome/metal finished Blue Bomber comes individually numbered. Pics and more past the break.
It ain't exactly a cah-tune, but Mega Man and Sonic both get somewhat animated in a new trailer for their Archie Comics crossover. The fun starts in Mega Man #24, which is in stores today. Peep the promo past the break.
Hey, it worked for Samus, right? That might have been some of the thought process behind Maverick Hunter, a Mega Man X first-person shooter that was being created at Armature Studio, home to some of the developers behind the Metroid Prime series. The Blue Bomber was primed to get a similar treatment, but it was cancelled before it could see the light of day. Read on for more.
NES-style platformer Shovel Knight continues to roll out great news, with 8 days left to go for its successful Kickstarter campaign. It's well past the $75,000 goal now, and the latest announcement sees original Mega Man composer Manami Matsumae composing for the game! Read on for more.
The bell had been tolling for a while, but it looks like development of Rockman Online (Mega Man Online) is officially kaput. Both Capcom and NeoWiz Games decided to pull the plug on the online PC game, which was originally announced in summer 2010. Read on for more.
San Francisco's Gauntlet Gallery is host to a cool Mega Man art show all this month. Mega Man Boss Tribute showcases a bunch of drawn and painted artwork that pays tribute to the bosses of Capcom's Mega Man series, but one Mega Man X-centric piece stands out with a clever gimmick. Check it out after the jump.
In the future, maybe augmented reality games will be like really cool versions of Nick Arcade. Imagine, if you will, a world in which the next Mega Man game takes advantage of some really wild augmented reality tech. You might end up with something like the video after the jump!
Last week we posted about the new Street Fighter X Mega Man patch, which adds in a major feature with passwords, as well as some bug fixes and other minor updates. The trailer also teases the addition of Sagat with a not-so subtle "TIGER!" Check it out after the jump.
Those still playing, or just now digging into, the fan-made, Capcom-delivered Street Fighter X Mega Man can look forward to some tweaks in an update due out this Friday. Chief among them is the much-requested addition of passwords, so you'll no longer have to worry about powering through the game in one go. More after the jump.
Archie Comics, publishers of the suprisingly awesome Mega Man comics series, want to celebrate the Blue Bomber's 25th anniversary with your fanart! Hit the jump to see how your fan-made masterpieces can win you some solid prizes in the "Rock of Ages" fanart contest!