Anime Expo recently announced the addition of Keiji Inafune to the convention as a Guest of Honor. Known both for his work on Mega Man and more while at Capcom, as well as current projects like Mighty No. 9, Inafune will participate in a Q&A and autograph sessions. Read on for more.
Fans are still sore from Capcom's premature cancellation of Mega Man Legends 3. Capcom enthusiasts have never been the type to sit idly by, however, and a group of fans in Japan are working hard to recreate Mega Man Legends 3: Prototype Version using Unity3D engine. Video and more after the jump.
Capcom and Nintendo recently teamed up to announce Mega May, which will spend the whole month celebrating the Blue Bomber. Every Thursday will see a different Mega Man game joining the 3DS Virtual Console lineup, starting with Game Boy Color's Mega Man Xtreme, which is now available. Hit the jump for more.
Thanks to the latest update over at the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter, we've got a nostalgic look back at the old days of Capcom. Project lead Keiji Inafune, composer Manami Matsumae, and game designer Naoya Tomito (Tom-Pon) reminisce about their early days in the game industry in the roundtable chat after the jump.
Nintendo's Game Boy Advance games are great, but thankfully they're not the only ones taking advantage of the portable's Wii U emulation. Capcom confirmed their plans to IGN, and they'll be kicking things off with Mega Man Battle Network 3. Read on for more.
Comcept whipped up another nice little look behind the scenes of Mighty No. 9, Keiji Inafune's Kickstarter-funded spiritual successor to Mega Man. The video features Inafune doing some live-drawing as he sketches a design for one of the platformer's Humanoid Robot grunt enemies. Hit the jump to watch.
Comcept recently offered backers of the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter the opportunity to ask composer Manami Matsumae some questions. Learn about how she protects her own style, when inspiration hits, her method of composing tunes, and more after the jump.
In a style similar to the Did You Know Gaming? video series, Christopher Niosi's Did You Know Voice Acting videos offer up some solid insight into their respective subject matter. Mega Man fans will definitely want to dig into the latest, which explores the voice acting of the Mega Man series, from cartoons to games after the jump.
Keiji Inafune and Comcept shared some new alpha footage of Mighty No. 9 at this week's Game Developers Conference. While it's clearly still very early, it's even more apparent how Mega Man this game is in the clip after the jump.
The folks at Comcept shared a look into the making and testing of Mega Man spiritual successor Mighty No. 9 when they first showed head honcho Keiji Inafune playing the Alpha build. Now they're back with a much longer version of the clip after the jump.
It's still early, but developer Comcept's YouTube channel recently posted footage of Keiji Inafune taking his Mega Man spiritual successor Mighty No. 9 for a spin. Watch him play around with some of the mechanics, showing off the absorption dash technique and alpha visuals, in the English-subtitled clip after the jump.
If you ever thought one of the Servbots deserved some time in the Blue Bomber's armor, artist and animator ultimatemaverickx has you covered. See the transformation in his latest piece of animation after the jump.
Back when the insanely successful Kickstarter campaign for Keiji Inafune's spiritual successor to Mega Man, Mighty No. 9, was nearing its end, fans were able to start voting on designs for protagonist Beck's sidekick. See what fans decided on after the jump!
Keiji Inafune and Comcept now have an official site for their spiritual successor to Mega Man, Mighty No. 9. Those who contributed to the overwhelmingly successful Kickstarter campaign should be receiving login information for the site, which includes forums that are currently exclusive to backers. Read on for more.