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9:00 PM on 11.13.2013

Mega Man X returns in Dead Rising 3

Capcom is keeping the tradition of goofy and referential costumes going strong in Dead Rising. With homages to many different movies and Capcom games in the past, this series knows how to hit all the right notes with fans. A...

Alessandro Fillari

10:00 AM on 11.05.2013

Have some sample pages for Mega Man #31

The Mega Man Archie comics series continues the latest four part arc with issue #31, the "Curse of Ra Moon" Part Three. #31 will debut the alliance of Mega Man and Break Man against a common enemy, which will no doubt yi...

Chris Carter



Six ways Capcom could rush out Mega Man's birthday party photo
Six ways Capcom could rush out Mega Man's birthday party
by Jonathan Holmes

It's no secret that Capcom's relationship with its former mascot has been strained of late. All public conflicts aside, the company promised to do something for the character for his 25th birthday.

The Street Fighter X Mega Man fan game was a good start, but most were expecting something more. Something more than Xbox Live Avatars. Something more than a limited-edition statue. The fans have gone all out for Mega Man this year, while Capcom has been relatively motionless. 

It's not too late for Capcom to announce something big for the old, blue man-boy. Here are six suggestions to help get them started. 

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10:00 AM on 11.04.2013

The 2.5 co-op Mega Man fan game goes beta

I was just playing Mega Man 10 the other day, and it's even better than I remembered. That Wily Castle really knows how to bring it all together. Still, I can see why many were disappointed with how "same-y" it felt at relea...

Jonathan Holmes





5:00 AM on 10.31.2013

OverClocked ReMix releases official Mega Man album

OverClocked ReMix has already made it big in our books, contributing to the Video Games Live concert series and creating the soundtrack for Capcom's Super Street Fighter II Turbo HD Remix. On that latter front, OCR has t...

Jayson Napolitano

8:30 AM on 10.30.2013

Mega Man V hits the Japanese 3DS eShop next week

It appears as if the Mega Man Game Boy collection (referred to as Rockman World overseas) will be complete next week in Japan, as Mega Man V is hitting their 3DS Virtual Console. Celebrated by fans, Mega Man V is often consid...

Chris Carter

7:30 AM on 10.29.2013

Mega Man board game shows off Proto Man mini

Jasco's Mega Man board game is shaping up quite nicely, with a new miniature shown off in the form of Proto Man. A Kickstarter is also planned this week to help fund more extras like this, but rest assured the board game is c...

Chris Carter

11:00 AM on 10.27.2013

Roll gets a new costume every day until Halloween

It's almost the end of the year and it seems like everyone's doing more for Mega Man's 25th birthday than Capcom. We've seen the announcement of the Mega Man Legends 3 Demake, the Mega Man board game, the Mega Man c...

Jonathan Holmes

6:45 AM on 10.24.2013

That glorious Mega Man X Sigma figure is now shipping

This morning, I woke up to a rather nice email from Amazon, noting that Bandai's badass Mega Man X Sigma figure was shipping out. It came as a bit of a surprise, especially considering that the toy in question had a "TBA" dat...

Chris Carter

4:15 PM on 10.21.2013

Mega Man goes all glass tile in stop-motion animation

Zach King, known as FinalCutKing on YouTube, created this cool Mega Man stop-motion video using over 1,000 tiny glass tiles. It took him about 10,000 photos to string together these couple of minutes of animation.  I ap...

Dale North

10:00 AM on 10.16.2013

Capcom Unity is hosting a Mega Man 10 contest

Capcom Unity is holding a contest for Mega Man 10 fans, where you could win a $100 MM25 Anniversary Statue prize every week. Every Friday a new level will be revealed on either the 360 or the PS3 (there will be four weeks for...

Chris Carter

3:00 PM on 10.11.2013

Rockman Xover adds a Mega Man ZX-themed world

Rockman Xover is still a thing that Capcom insists on supporting, and recently it just obtained a major update -- an entire Mega Man ZX world. In addition to the new set of stages, the game is also getting a sweet Zero-themed...

Chris Carter

9:00 PM on 10.09.2013

Hear samples of MM25: Mega Man Rocks right now

Sumthing Else Music Works and Capcom have assembled a dream team of bands for MM25: Mega Man Rocks, a 25th anniversary celebration album. It's releasing on October 29, 2013 across platforms like iTunes, Amazon, and Sumthing.c...

Jordan Devore

7:00 AM on 10.08.2013

Smooth McGroove serenades us with Storm Eagle's theme

Normally I don't post music videos of this sort, but this latest Smooth McGroove a cappella is too good to pass up. Using merely the sound of his wonderful voice eight times over, he manages to capture every important moment...

Chris Carter

9:30 AM on 10.02.2013

Mega Man III and X2 are coming to the Japanese eShop

Capcom is kind of weird about releasing classic Mega Man games. Although the entire NES collection can be found on the 3DS Virtual Console, the PSN still doesn't have Mega Man 5 and 6 in the US, and the Game Boy games are sti...

Chris Carter





5:00 PM on 09.29.2013

Mega Man 2 composer joins the Mighty No. 9 team

With just two days left before donations close, the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter is exploding with all kinds of tasty treats. I hope you remembered to vote on your favorite Call design! Here's another bit of wonderful news: We we...

Tony Ponce