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.
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.
The yearly Tokyo Indie Fest in Akihabara took place this weekend, and Twitch was hard at work bringing up to the second coverage with their live stream. Thanks to their direct feeds we were able to get a look at Mighty No. 9 and Back in 1995. More after the jump!
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.
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.
The official website for Comcept and Inti Create's Mighty No. 9 recently updated with a tour of Mighty No. 4's domain. The stage in question is a mine full of vicious traps, some of which you can see in the screens after the jump.
If you've been closely following the development of Comcept's spiritual Mega Man successor, Mighty No. 9, you might have seen Keiji Inafune's New Year's message, which includes a brief look at a new stage. See some more of the Kickstarter-funded platformer in action after the jump.
Those who got it alongside Azure Striker Gunvolt have been enjoying the throwback fun of Mighty Gunvolt for a while now, but the time has arrived for a standalone release. The action platformer is now available in the North American 3DS eShop for $3.99, and an update brings four new stages and new bosses along for the ride. Hit the jump for a trailer and more.
In the latest development update from Kickstarter success Mighty No. 9, the folks at Comcept revealed some snazzy box art, which really nails the Famicom style. Of course it's a bit slicker than most classic game art, and those with keen eyes might also notice something different about Beck's design. See for yourself after the jump.
Comcept recently shared a video promoting some potential DLC for Mighty No. 9, which, as you may recall, isn't even out yet. Now the plans have been expanded, and despite having pulled in quite a large sum via the initial Kickstarter campaign, more money is needed to make it happen. Hit the jump for more.
In addition to making a new stage available to beta players, Comcept posted a few new updates regarding the currently-in-development Mighty No. 9. After asking fans to offer up opinions on English vs. Japanese voices, Comcept settled on including English voice acting. More on that and potential DLC after the jump.