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SteamWorld Dig review photo
Dig, dig, dig, dig, dig, dig, dig in your mine the whole day through
On paper, SteamWorld Dig sounds like the most mind-numbing slog that you could possibly imagine. The object of the game is to dig, exchange the minerals you unearth for better equipment, then dig some more. And when you think... read feature

Mega Man board game photo
Mega Man board game

Details on Mega Man The Board Game sound wild


This ain't no Candy Land
Aug 17
While Jasco Games' Mega Man CCG is more or less ready to ship out the door, Mega Man The Board Game is still a work in progress. However, Jasco did go into some detail at Gen Con about how the game will progress and how it ca... read
Mega Man card game photo
Mega Man card game

Mega Man card game will make me even more poor


Get equipped with Trap Card!
Aug 16
Jasco Games, the company currently making that Mega Man board game, is using the same license to produce a set of cards as part of its Universal Fighting System line. I say without any sarcasm or cynicism that I think this is... read
Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

Wily and Mega Man team up in Mega Man #32


Cover art for the last issue of the Super Adventure Rockman arc
Aug 12
This month's Archie Mega Man issue ends with all technology on the planet shutting down. Planes in mid-flight plummet towards Earth, hospital monitoring equipment ceases to function -- we're talking an apocalyptic scenario he... read
Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

Dr. Wily wets himself in Mega Man #28


We now return to our regularly scheduled programming
Aug 05
It's over! It's all over! It's all... PSYCHE! You think I'd stop covering the Mega Man comics just because the crossover is finished? Who do you think I am? Though the evens of "Worlds Collide" are technically canon to the ma... read
Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

The world has been shut down in Mega Man #31


Peek at the cover art for Mega Man's latest "super adventure"
Jul 09
I've been so busy diving into Sonic and Mega Man's "Worlds Collide" comic mini-series that I've neglected to talk about Mega's post-crossover story arc. How do you raise the stakes after a dimension-bending war against both D... read
Inafune and Yaiba photo
OHMYGODYOUGUYS!!!
Guys. I met Keiji Inafune at E3. I interviewed Keiji Inafune at E3. I've achieved everything I've wanted to accomplish in my relatively short career as a games journalist. There is literally nothing else for me to do except p... read feature

Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

Eggman and Wily feel the heat in Worlds Collide Part 8


Sonic Universe #53 brings Act Two to a gripping close
Jun 18
With the Archie Sonic / Mega Man crossover, "Worlds Collide," I've been doing impressions posts every set of three issues. What I have to say about these works simply cannot be condensed into short three-paragraph news posts ... read
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z photo
Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z

Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z trailer takes a page from MadWorld


"Honor and death go together like hot sauce and my balls!"
Jun 07
GameTrailers has the exclusive debut trailer of Yaiba: Ninja Gaiden Z, the zombie-infested Ninja Gaiden spin-off being handled by the trinity of Team Ninja, Spark Unlimited, and Keiji Inafune's new studio Comcept. Damn, does... read
Mega Man X photo
Mega Man X

Mega Man X pew pews onto Wii U eShop on May 30


X gon' give it to ya
May 25
Do you know why the above trailer is so amazing? Because X throws a Hadoken at Vile's ride armor at the 0:22 mark like he just doesn't give a f*ck. Of the games in the Mega Man X series, the first is definitely the best. S... read
Mega Man reboot? photo
Mega Man reboot?

People actually like the Maverick Hunter reboot concept


Fans call for Capcom to revisit the project
May 22
Some time ago, we learned off a rather odd project from Capcom -- a gritty Mega Man X FPS idea that never saw the light of day. Yep, Keiji Inafune gave ex-Retro Studios alumni the idea to re-imagine Mega Man similar to Metroi... read
Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

Hop through time with the fifth Mega Man comic collection


Mega Man Vol. 5 arrives this Wednesday
May 20
Ladies and gentlemen, a new Archie Mega Man graphic novel is arriving this Wednesday, May 22. I have confirmation from fellow editor Chris Carter that he's been picking up back issues and graphic novels to prep himself for th... read
Maverick Hunter photo
Maverick Hunter

Maverick Hunter character designer releases X concept art


It's not the worst thing in the world
May 12
It's been a while, my little chickadees! I've been out for a few days putting my nose to the grindstone, so you haven't been blessed by my sparkling presence. I therefore apologize if you've already seen the above artwork, bu... read
Archie Mega Man photo
A chat with writer Ian Flynn and editor Paul Kaminski
While Capcom continues to laze on announcing any proper plans for Mega Man, Archie Comics has been propping up the Blue Bomber as an important pillar of its comic book empire. Now with the arrival of issue #25 on newsstands t... read feature

Ultimate Armor X photo
Ultimate Armor X

Ultimate Armor Mega Man X figure in all its glory


New D-Arts X model will be out in Japan by August
Apr 23
Rockman-Unity in Japan recently revealed that X's Ultimate Armor form would be the newest star in Bandai's D-Arts Mega Man toy line. We now have pictures of the figure in the flesh -- so to speak -- and my goodness, does it l... read
Mega Man Zero photo
Mega Man Zero

Zero slices and dices in this Mega Man animation


Rockin' dual blades and manties
Apr 20
3D CG fan animations can be a tricky thing. Fans don't have access to the incredible tools that pros use, thus their work obviously looks much, much, much rougher than what you'd see in theaters or even on TV. Getting around... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

Sonic and Mega Man go super in this animated trailer


SIZZLING CIRCUITS
Apr 10
It's here! Archie Comics' 12-issue "Worlds Collide" arc that mashes together the Sonic and Mega Man universes has begun, and there is much rejoicing. I received the first issue (Mega Man #24) in the mail just last week, and ... read
Maverick Hunter photo
Maverick Hunter by Armature Studio never passed the greenlight stage
We are all familiar with the high-profile Mega Man game cancellations from the past few years -- Mega Man Universe, Mega Man Legends 3, and Mega Man Online. But what about the projects that never even left the conceptual stag... read feature

Mega Man statue photo
Mega Man statue

Take a picture with this life-size Mega Man statue


Smaller version of the statue is also up for pre-order
Apr 06
I'd like to think us Mega Man fans have been pretty patient thus far. Capcom has been celebrating the Blue Bomber's 25th anniversary with soundtracks and custom USB sticks, and that's cool and all. Buuuuuuut... we're still wa... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

Download a sneak peek at the Sonic / Mega Man crossover


Also, a bunch of Sonic and Mega Man comics are only 99 cents!
Apr 03
It's almost here! Before the non-videogame videogame crossover event of the century begins in a few short days (weeks if you aren't an Archie subscriber), you can bring yourself up to speed with a sneak preview over on online... read
Worlds Will Collide photo
Worlds Will Collide

Mega Man and Sonic's worlds will collide after Sonic #247


Worlds Collide arc is coming very soon
Mar 28
The Sonic / Mega Man crossover event is nearly upon us, and Archie Comics has provided us with a few teaser pages for Sonic #247 before the full comic hits next week. With Mega Man already done tying up is loose ends, it's up... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

The Sonic / Mega Man comic fangasm continues


Check out all these covers from "Worlds Collide" Part 8-10
Mar 16
Destructoid exclusively revealed a pair of cute variant covers for Part 9 of Archie's upcoming Sonic / Mega Man event "Worlds Collide." Archie distributed similar exclusives around the web, and I'm here to round 'em up and th... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

D'aww! Sonic and Mega Man chibis adorn these comic covers


Variants for Archie's "Worlds Collide" Part 9
Mar 13
HNNNNNG! My heart can't take much more of this! I think I'm going to slip into a coma before the Archie Sonic / Mega Man crossover even begins. But I've got to hold on! Just one month left! To bring everyone up to speed, the ... read
Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

Showdown! Proto Man makes his move in Mega Man #23


Mega Man vs. Break Man!!!
Mar 11
First things first, focus your peepers on the "Worlds Collide" counter in the top-left corner. It means that Archie's massive 12-issue Sonic / Mega Man crossover event finally kicks off next month! My anticipation is palpable... read
Archie Sonic photo
Archie Sonic

Robo-Robotnik is pure nightmare fuel


Pages from Sonic Archives #20
Feb 23
Good morning! Look who is so happy to see you this fine Saturday! This jolly fellow is Robo-Robotnik, and he comes to you straight from the pages of Sonic Archives #20, the latest installment in Archie Comics' throwback serie... read
Mighty Switch Force photo
Mighty Switch Force

Because of Sup Holmes, Mighty Switch Force! HD is 50% off


Jonathan Holmes gives you deep discounts
Feb 22
Jonathan Holmes is made of candy and sunshine. When he smiles, the world smiles back. He can walk into any convenience store, pick exactly 27 items off the shelf, walk past the register without paying, and the clerk will happ... read
Mega Man toys photo
Mega Man toys

BASS in yo' FACE! New Mega Man toy coming to US


D-Arts Bass will arrive stateside in June / July
Feb 08
Like that D-Arts Bass action figure I talked about the other week? Pretty sexy, ain't it? And remember how I said it was highly likely that Bandai would try to bring it to US retail? Distributor Bluefin has got your back! Not... read
Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

The Mega Man comic explores awkward robot love


Valentine's Day-themed pages from MM #22
Feb 06
We take a break from the Sonic / Mega Man joygasm festivities to remind you that on February 13 -- the day before Valentine's Day coincidentally -- Archie Mega Man #22 hits shelves. It's the requisite "love" issue, in which R... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

More proof that Sonic and Mega Man are the ultimate team


You aren't tired of these comic covers, are you?
Feb 06
Oh, is this still a thing? You're damn right it's still a thing! Just try to get me to shut up about Archie's Sonic / Mega Man crossover! You can't and won't! When Chris Carter wrote about those 16-bit covers of "When Worlds ... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

Eggman and Wily built new foes for our blue heroes


More cover art for the Archie Sonic / Mega Man crossover
Feb 03
HNNNNNNNNNNNNG! The Archie Sonic / Mega Man crossover series "When Worlds Collide" is two short months away! It's gonna be soooooo goooooood! We're keeping the hype train chugging along with art from across the 12-issue run t... read
D-Arts Mega Man photo
D-Arts Mega Man

The Mega Man D-Arts figure is now available in the US


Play some pew pew in real life
Jan 27
Remember that awesome D-Arts Bass figure we told you about recently? That's not confirmed yet for folks outside of Japan, but his arch nemesis is! Starting today, you can grab the D-Arts Mega Man figure at select outlets... read
Archie Sonic / Mega Man photo
Archie Sonic / Mega Man

Mega Man and Sonic comic arc gets sexy 16-bit covers


When Worlds Collide
Jan 25
Some time ago, Archie Comics created the "When Worlds Collide" storyline, which brought Sonic and Mega Man together in one wacky continuity, across various comic lines. IGN now has the scoop one new covers for the upcoming is... read






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