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$2,200,000 in the bank, son!
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 cro... read feature

Archie Mega Man photo
Archie Mega Man

Archie Mega Man vs. Bad Box Art Mega Man


Mega Man #33 variant cover is the dream fight
Sep 16
Archie has released the cover art for Mega Man #33, which immediately follows the "Blackout: The Curse of Ra Moon" arc currently running. What's amazing is not the regular newsstand cover but the variant, featuring the infamo... read
Mega Man art photo
Mega Man art

This is the big one, guys: Orioto's Mega Man fresco


It's like it was made just for me
Sep 14
I knew it would happen eventually. It was inevitable. Now my wallet is starting to get very antsy. To bring you up to speed, digital artist Mikaël "Orioto" Aguirre has been whipping up tasteful spreads of games like Fina... read
Archie Mega Man photo
A brief chat with new Mega Man comic penciller, Mike Cavallaro
With Archie Mega Man #29, the "Blackout: The Curse of Ra Moon" arc has officially begun. All the world's technology has been disabled by an EMP wave, causing untold collateral damage that could take years to recover from. Meg... 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
Mega Man blocks photo
Mega Man blocks

Mega Man to get not one but TWO... nanoblock sets


Pew pew pew X 10^-9
Jul 29
Day 224 of Mega Man's 25th anniversary new game watch. No sign of movement on the horizon. No... wait... wait! Target in sight! Stations everyone! Stations! Magnify the image! More! More! It's... IT'S... just a pair of really... 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
Mega Man Unlimited photo
Mega Man Unlimited

Mega Man Unlimited is done! Beams down in July!


PC fan game ready to pick up Capcom's slack
Jun 23
It's been a long road, but Philippe "MegaPhilX" Poulin's Mega Man Unlimited is finished a ready for release on July 14, 2013. Oh my... Quick recap: Shortly after Mega Man 9's release, Phil whipped up a video of what he imagi... read
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
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
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
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

Mega Man Unlimited photo
Mega Man Unlimited

Mega Man Unlimited fan game goes J-pop in new trailer


Giant robot platypus says hi
May 04
It's been a while since we heard news on Mega Man Unlimited, the balls-awesome Mega Man fan game that fooled even Capcom into thinking it was legit! You may remember my interview last year with project lead Philippe "MegaPhi... 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
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 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
Street Fighter X Mega Man photo
Street Fighter X Mega Man

Street Fighter X Mega Man scores one million downloads


Sooo... does this guarantee he'll be back?
Mar 03
[Image by Christoper Hastings] The fan-made, freely distributed, Capcom-backed mashup Street Fighter X Mega Man has crossed one million downloads, according to the game's creator, Seow Zong Hui. If it were to be counted as a ... 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 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
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Check out this concept of an augmented reality Mega Man


Hold up while I pew pew some birds
Jan 29
In the future, who knows what games will be like? Will augmented reality be relegated to a gimmick of the past, or will it be utilized to its fullest potential? Youtube user GakAttack created a video that takes up the latter... 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
Rockman Forever photo
Rockman Forever

Rockman Forever album will put you in a 'trance'


Tribute album by doujin label Prismatic Music
Jan 23
[Update: The album was free, but I'm guessing the free download cap was reached. I forgot that Bandcamp does that sometimes. Must mean you guys are slamming the page!] I think everyone on staff just sorta... crashed. Time to ... read
D-Arts Bass and Treble photo
D-Arts Bass and Treble

Bass and Treble are next in Bandai's D-Arts Mega Man line


Ignore MetalGarurumon sitting in the corner
Jan 22
After rockin' some kickass Mega Man X figurines for a while, Bandai decided to return to the series' classic roots with an OG Mega Man and Rush combo this past December. And because little boy blue was just so gosh-darn popul... read
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Street Fighter X Mega Man unofficially hits Mac


Fan made port
Jan 21
Capcom made the decision to bring Street Fighter X Megaman solely to PCs initially so that they could test the download count -- but despite the fact that they still could have tested it for Mac based systems, they never repr... read
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The Street Fighter X Mega Man update is here


Password get!
Jan 20
Remember when Capcom released Street Fighter X Mega Man without a number of core features -- like, oh I don't know, a password or a save system?Well, they had a change of heart, and now you can reap the benefits of fan demand... read






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