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Mighty No. 9


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Mighty No. 9

Are you getting antsy about Mighty No. 9?

Because it doesn't have the best track record at keeping its fans and backers up to date, the Mighty No. 9 project has once again started making waves across the internet. Based on a recent "no comment" response from Deep Silver regard...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 is a lesson for future Kickstarters

Well, Mighty No. 9 has been delayed. Again (Déjà Vu, right)! Even though the aforementioned headline stresses "again," it would be nearly indistinguishable from the past occurrences. So what's wrong this time? Well, "onli...

 
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Mighty No. 9th delay

Mighty No. 9 delayed (again)

Mighty No. 9 had a firm February 9 release date after a series of delays (the original Kickstarter estimate for delivery was April 2015) and then a recent promise that there'd be no more delays. Well, about that... A very hilarious beat-aro...

 
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Mighty No. 9

New Mighty No. 9 trailer showcases additional modes

Mighty No. 9 is going for that "kooky weird Saturday morning cartoon" vibe with this new trailer, meant to showcase some of the game's new modes, and that ever-popular brand™ building Minecraft pre-order bonus skin. Since it hit...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Please don't add amiibo support to Mighty No. 9, Inafune

Since there is another way to monetize Mighty No. 9, Keiji Inafune is considering it. When asked by USGamer regarding the possibility of amiibo in the game, Inafune responded, "That's definitely an option for us, and if we have the opportun...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 gets a new site, still a long ways away

A new website has popped up for Mighty No. 9, delivering all of the previous information in one place. This includes a look at all eight Robot Masters Mighty Numbers Roll Call, Dr. Light Dr. William White, Mega Man's Beck's transformat...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Inafune promises no more Mighty No. 9 delays, talks sequel

The Mighty No. 9 situation is just silly to me at this point. After multiple delays, including a last-minute one that was perfectly timed around the Red Ash project's end, and an "apology" Flash game, it's almost like a circus. No...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 has settled on a release date

Mighty No. 9 has a new release date: February 9, 2016 in the Americas, and February 12, 2016 everywhere else. That goes for physical and digital versions on Xbox One, PS4, and Wii U, and digital only on Xbox 360, PS3, PC, and Mac. The 3DS a...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Comcept confirms Mighty No. 9 demo delay

Hey remember that Mighty No. 9 demo delay that was snuck into a contest post? Well it didn't give people much information, hinting at a possible delay for some users. Now, thanks to a backer email (read: I'm a backer), we have the full scoo...

 
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Might Number of delays

Mighty No. 9 trial version delayed after being an apology for initial delay

Remember when Mighty No. 9 was delayed into 2016, and then a trial version was promised to release today to backers as a sort of apology for said delay? Today the official blog has announced the trial version has a "good chance" it would mi...

 
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Mighty No. 9 game

Mighty No. 9 missed its launch, but the browser game didn't

The not-Mega-Man Mighty No. 9 was meant to be out this month until Comcept finally announced it would be delayed into 2016. If you're feeling blue about the news (like Mega Man, haha), maybe this adorably drawn, and also kind of boring Migh...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 is getting a 'trial version' as an apology for the delay

As you may have heard, Mighty No. 9 was delayed recently into 2016. As an apology of sorts, backers will be able to access an "exclusive trial," which will run from September 15, for a full month on PC. It will include four levels, one...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Comcept finally confirms that the Mighty No. 9 2016 delay is REAL

Late last week, Mike Futter at Game Informer and I broke the news that Mighty No. 9 might be getting a last-minute delay. It was set for a September release date, but rumblings suggested that it would be pushed into 2016. Comcept has c...

 
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Mighty No. 9 delay?

More signs point to a 2016 delay for Mighty No. 9

Mighty No[t the concept art] 9 isn't in the best spot right now. All week we've been hearing rumors of a delay into 2016, and I declined to really comment on it until I had done some digging. I can now confirm through a source at ...

 
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Mighty No. 9 film

Um, they're making a LIVE-ACTION Mighty No. 9 movie

Keiji Inafune and Comcept are so busy! Mighty No. 9 still needs to come out, Mega Man Legends-inspired Red Ash (game and anime) just hit Kickstarter, and now there's word of a Mighty No. 9 film. A live-action one at that. Legendary Pictures...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 will feature Cross-Buy on PSN, 3D on 3DS

Curious about what Mighty No. 9's release on every platform under the sun actually entails? Me too! Thankfully, Comcept has shed some light on the situation, giving us PC requirements and other platform-specific details. On 3DS, 3D is ...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 has a one-hit-death mode

A few Mighty No. 9 updates to talk about today. First, all launch-window versions of the game will come with the Retro Hero DLC, which gives protagonist Beck a blocky, weirdly Minecraft-esque appearance and, good lord, a one-hit-death diff...

 
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Mighty No. 9

The Mighty No. 9 PC beta is being pulled later today

For those of you who backed at a certain level for the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter, you were granted access to a PC beta by way of Steam. That test is ending today, so if you haven't had a chance to try it out, go download it as soon as y...

 
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Mighty No. 9 dated

Mighty No. 9 will launch later than anticipated, in September

Development for Mighty No. 9 was coming along nicely earlier this year. We got a look at a bunch of levels, and developer Comcept noted that they were "basically done" recently -- they just needed to figure out how to launch the game o...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 developers show off a new highway-themed stage

The developers of Mighty No. 9 have recently stated that the game is almost done, which is good news for the gameplay and not-so-great news for the uninspired art style. But the porting process has begun, and they're ready to show a ne...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Keiji Inafune reveals new stage for Mighty No. 9, game 'almost done'

Mighty No. 9's Keiji Inafune is ringing in the New Year with a look at a new stage for the game. It seems to have a castle-like feel to it, with red carpets and fancy chandeliers. According to the producer/director, the game is "pretty muc...

 
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Beck just got a slight redesign for Mighty No. 9

The Mighty No. 9 team has revealed a new design for their hero Beck, as well as a new Japanese box art design. Apparently Beck is going to be more white themed from now on, Director Koji Imaeda explains, "From the very beginning we des...

 
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Comcept seems to think we want Mighty No. 9 DLC before the game is even out

Comcept has released its newest plans for Mighty No. 9 -- post-release DLC. The DLC goal is $190,000 in additional funding, and involves a new rival boss character for Beck named Ray (a name that could be changed). Yep, he totally does...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Watch me beat the third and final Mighty No. 9 beta level, out today

The Mighty No. 9 beta has updated with its third and "final" stage, the Power Plant. This morning I decided to give it a go, and here are the results of my second playthrough of it. As usual this is a zero death run, quick and simple throu...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Here's a full playthrough of the second Mighty No. 9 beta stage

The second Mighty No. 9 beta stage focuses on the female No. 2 boss, who is a master of ice and water. In addition to my playthrough of the first stage here, you can also get a better look at the next phase of the beta above in my sec...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9's beta just got a new level

Some time ago the Mighty No. 9 beta hit Steam. It consisted of one level, and the developers weren't sure if they were going to add anything more to it. Well that day has come, so boot up your game and you'll find yet another stage --...

 
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Here's a look at Mighty No. 9's multiplayer

Yesterday I posted a full hands-on with Mighty No. 9, detailing its ins and outs, as well as showing off the Military Base stage that was included in the beta version of the game in video form. I bet you didn't know that the game is also g...

 
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Mighty No. 9 preview

Mighty No. 9 feels great, but the core concepts take some getting used to

Mighty No. 9 is probably one of the most anticipated games of 2015. After a massive Kickstarter, creator Inafune and developers Comcept and Inti Creates have kicked off a long line of products to hype it up, including Mighty Gunvolt&nb...

 
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The Mighty No. 9 playable beta launches today

If you're interested in Mighty No. 9 and pledged at least $80 to its Kickstarter, check your email today -- you may have gotten a beta key. Redeemable on Steam, this key will allow you to play a single level from an early version of t...

 
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New Mighty No. 9 video shows off transformation powers, Call gameplay

Developer Comcept has done a great job of keeping its fans updated on the Mighty No. 9 project -- and for some fans, overly so. Although this new video has a fair amount of recycled footage at the start and the end, the middle gives us a n...

 
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This new footage for Mighty No. 9 is looking great

Spring 2015 seems eons away. That's probably because I want to get my hands on the final version of Mighty No. 9 as soon as possible, and this new trailer isn't helping. It shows off some new manuevers, including the stages for enemie...

 
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Mega Man composer Manami Matsumae answers Mighty No. 9 backer questions

For Mega Man fans, the name Manami Matsumae is instantly recognizable. Although she's only worked on a few games (Mega Man 1, Mega Man 2's sound effects, and Mega Man 10), her mark on the series is memorable, and her services have been ren...

 
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Might No. 9 gameplay

More alpha footage of Mega Ma--I Mean Mighty No. 9: It's great

I've kept up cold indifference towards Mega Man 9 -- I mean Mighty No. 9 -- since its announcement and Kickstarter success. With the recent alpha footage coming out, though, I'm sold. Look how gorgeous those animations are. Look how smooth...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Watch Inafune playtest dashing in Mighty No. 9

As a follow-up to this morning's talk of new Mighty No. 9 gameplay details, here's footage of Comcept's Keiji Inafune trying out a work-in-progress build of the game. The video showcases Beck's dash ability, his (placeholder) death animati...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 developers reveal some gameplay and story info

Co-developers Inti Creates and Comcept have revealed a little more information on Mighty No. 9, and it mostly deals with Beck's maneuverability options. In an update for fans, director Koji Imaeda notes that Beck will be able to run, d...

 
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Here's Inafune playing a bit of Mighty No. 9

Keiji Inafune spoke about Mighty No. 9 at the D.I.C.E. Summit in Las Vegas this week and showed off the design of the character Mighty No. 7 which, as you guys pointed out, doesn't at all look like Zero from the Mega Man franchise. Drawing...

 
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Mighty No. 9

A few Mighty No. 9 alpha screenshots to pick apart

Comcept has shared a few alpha screenshots of Mighty No. 9 with backers and while I was initially hesitant to cover them given the obvious work-in-progress visuals (the one above is the most realized of the group), I'll take what I can get....

 
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Mighty No. 9

Final design unveiled for Mighty No. 9's Call

A close call for sure, the winning design for Beck’s sidekick in Mighty No. 9, a spiritual successor to Capcom's Mega Man series, was announced earlier today in an email to the game's backers. Earning 43.49 percent of t...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 opens up official site and backer forums

If you backed Mighty No. 9, you should be getting an email soon with your login information for the new website, which has officially launched. Right now there isn't a whole lot you can actually do on it, but news updates will be steadily f...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 funding closes with over $4 million raised

Keiji Inafune's Might No. 9's Kickstater is over, and as of closing (combined with PayPal donations) has reached $4,046,579 in total donations. The Kickstarter began at PAX Prime 2013 last month, asking for just $900,000. After hitting the ...

 
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Mighty No. 9 will rock the PS4 and Xbox One

THREE. POINT. THREE. MILLION. DOLLARS. GOD. DAMN. I was honestly worried for a while there, but the PS4 / Xbox One stretch goals were met with just a day left to go! The Unreal Engine-powered Mighty No. 9 is making people happy the world ov...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Here's a test video of Mighty No. 9 on Unreal Engine

No time to rest! The Mighty No. 9 train keeps right on rolling through the final day! Choo choo! The Monday update brings word that Mighty will take a page out of the Guilty Gear Xrd playbook and run on the Unreal Engine. A super early tes...

 
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Mighty No. 9

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 were already awar...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Vote on Mighty No. 9 support character Call's design

Good news, everyone! The Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter received a sudden boost in its donation rate. We've cleared $2.75 million, which means we are getting online co-op! Yay! Now that we'll be able to play as Beck's partner Call, it's time to v...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Vita/3DS goal added to Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter

The heat is on. With four days left before its Kickstarter ends, Mighty No. 9 is now looking at PlayStation Vita and 3DS versions as a possibility -- but it's not going to be easy. The new goal for these ports is priced at $3.5 million and...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Mighty No. 9 now OFFICIALLY coming to PS3, 360, and Wii U

You better believe I've had my eyeballs on the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter like a vulture. I wanted to spread the news as soon as the console port goal was finally cleared. That's right! Mere minutes ago, the donation amount crossed the $2,200...

 
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Mighty No. 9 PS4/Xbox One

Inafune's Mighty No. 9 adds PS4 and Xbox One goals

Keiji Inafune and the folks at Comcept have been taking the internet by storm recently, raising nearly two million dollars of funding for Mighty No. 9 -- Inafune's spiritual successor to Mega Man. While the gaming is coming to PC for sure, ...

 
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Mighty No. 9

Rock and piano covers of the Mighty No. 9 theme

Is anyone else playing and replaying the Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter video and jamming out to the theme song? Because that is totally what I'm doing. It's so great to hear Mega Man 1 composer Manami Matsumae hard at work again, bringing a ret...

 
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Keiji Inafune @ PAX

Watch all of Keiji Inafune's 'mighty' PAX panel

Keiji Inafune won PAX Prime 2013, no contest. If you attended PAX and didn't go to his panel, you missed out on being able to personally witness the biggest middle finger to ever be waved in Capcom's general direction. Of course, news of M...

 
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Mighty No. 9 3DS?

Renegade Kid offers to help bring Mighty No. 9 to 3DS

Inafune's Mighty No. 9 might be fully funded, but right now that only guarantees a PC version (and the inevitably close Mac/Linux stretch goal). In order to come to consoles (specifically 360, PS3 and Wii U) the project needs 2.5 million do...

 

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