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Brisbane Times
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunitythe year of 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune,
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunity
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 hours ago
the year of 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune, often cited as the father of the legendary Mega Man games (or Rockman, as it was originally called in Japan), solicits millions of crowdfunding dollars from fans so he... Read more
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WA Today
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunityIn the year 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune,
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunity
WA Today / Posted 14 hours ago
In the year 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune, often cited as the father of the legendary Mega Man games (or Rockman, as it was originally called in Japan), solicits millions of crowdfunding dollars from fans so he and... Read more
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The Age
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunityLike Mega Man before him, Beck takes on a seris of crazed robot masters in Migh
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunity
The Age / Posted 15 hours ago
Like Mega Man before him, Beck takes on a seris of crazed robot masters in Mighty No. 9. In the year 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune, often cited as the father of the legendary Mega Man games (or Rockman, as it was... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunityLike Mega Man before him, Beck takes on a seris of crazed robot masters in Migh
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunity
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
Like Mega Man before him, Beck takes on a seris of crazed robot masters in Mighty No. 9. In the year 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune, often cited as the father of the legendary Mega Man games (or Rockman, as it was... Read more
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Canberra Times
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunityIn the year 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune,
Mighty No. 9 review: a mighty missed opportunity
Canberra Times / Posted 15 hours ago
In the year 2013, a very modern tale of old-school video games: Keiji Inafune, often cited as the father of the legendary Mega Man games (or Rockman, as it was originally called in Japan), solicits millions of crowdfunding dollars from fans so he and... Read more
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Gamasutra
How Keji Inafune and Armature Studios hit upon the vision for Recoregames they’d done in the past. (Inafune is known for creating Lost Planet and D
How Keji Inafune and Armature Studios hit upon the vision for Recore
Gamasutra / Posted 19 hours ago
games they’d done in the past. (Inafune is known for creating Lost Planet and Dead Rising as well as his work on the Mega Man franchise, while Pacini was director of the Metroid Prime trilogy.) “It’s very hard at the beginning to determine... Read more
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International Business Times
Sega celebrates Sonic the Hedgehog's 25th anniversary with a new game announced for 2017 the customers' trust, and become a brand once again." Meanwhile, Sonic's Twitt
Sega celebrates Sonic the Hedgehog's 25th anniversary with a new game announced for 2017
International Business Times / Posted yesterday
the customers' trust, and become a brand once again." Meanwhile, Sonic's Twitter page has been hurling some insults at Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune's new action-platform video game Mighty No 9 that was recently released on 21 June. More... Read more
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Mashable
Things got weird on Twitter this weekmuch better than that.9. Sonic the Hedgehog disses Mighty No. 9 Mighty No. 9,
Things got weird on Twitter this week
Mashable / Posted 3 days ago
much better than that.9. Sonic the Hedgehog disses Mighty No. 9 Mighty No. 9, a side-scrolling platformer video game from Mega Man lead illustrator Keiji Inafune and an “all-star team” of developers behind the Mega Man games, finally launched this... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
These 9 video games out this summer will keep gamers happily indoorsWhy it's hot: A third-person action game, "ReCore" is the latest project by Kei
These 9 video games out this summer will keep gamers happily indoors
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 4 days ago
Why it's hot: A third-person action game, "ReCore" is the latest project by Keiji Inafune, the mastermind behind "Mega Man," and the developers who worked on the vaunted "Metroid Prime" series. Gameplay elements such as fast-paced,... Read more
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ESPN
Most Valuable Gaming picks up Smash player ScAttfor Wii U competitor Andrew "ScAtt" Huntley, one of Georgia's best players. Sc
Most Valuable Gaming picks up Smash player ScAtt
ESPN / Posted 4 days ago
for Wii U competitor Andrew "ScAtt" Huntley, one of Georgia's best players. ScAtt is widely regarded as one of the best Mega Man players within the game, a character which made its Super Smash Bros. debut in 2014 in Smash for Wii U. Over the... Read more
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ExtremeTech
Mighty No. 9 debuts to lackluster reviews, troubling graphics downgrade Growing up, the Mega Man franchise were the kinds of platform titles I wanted
Mighty No. 9 debuts to lackluster reviews, troubling graphics downgrade
ExtremeTech / Posted 5 days ago
Growing up, the Mega Man franchise were the kinds of platform titles I wanted to be good at, but mostly wasn’t. We had an 80286/10 PC rather than any kind of console, which... Read more
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The Mercury News
Video game review: Keiji Inafune's 'Mighty No. 9' is a spiritual successor to 'Mega Man'After several years in limbo, Capcom's Blue Bomber returned to consoles with tw
Video game review: Keiji Inafune's 'Mighty No. 9' is a spiritual successor to 'Mega Man'
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
After several years in limbo, Capcom's Blue Bomber returned to consoles with two well-received retro-style titles -- "Mega Man 9" in 2008 and "Mega Man 10" two years later. They brought a wave of nostalgia to gamers who had grown up with Mega Man's... Read more
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Gamasutra
Game developer dad & 11-year-old son launch Kickstarter, with a special message behind it.levels and my admiration & love of classic 80s/early 90s arcade machine games l
Game developer dad & 11-year-old son launch Kickstarter, with a special message behind it.
Gamasutra / Posted 7 days ago
levels and my admiration & love of classic 80s/early 90s arcade machine games like Contra, Ghosts ’n Goblins, Green Beret, Mega Man, Bionic Commando and more." said Richard, “Lucas sketched out various enemy designs, and built several enemies out... Read more
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IGN
Mighty No. 9 Delayed Again On Xbox 360called it ‘Mediocre’, saying “Despite its pedigree, Mighty No. 9 doesn’t seem t
Mighty No. 9 Delayed Again On Xbox 360
IGN / Posted 7 days ago
called it ‘Mediocre’, saying “Despite its pedigree, Mighty No. 9 doesn’t seem to have a good sense of what was fun about Mega Man, or 2D action-platformers in general.” Ouch. Wesley Copeland is a freelance news writer who writes terrible bios.... Read more
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IGN
Out This Week: Mighty No. 9, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FEJune 21, 2016 From our Review: Despite its pedigree, Mighty No. 9 doesn’t seem
Out This Week: Mighty No. 9, Tokyo Mirage Sessions #FE
IGN / Posted 7 days ago
June 21, 2016 From our Review: Despite its pedigree, Mighty No. 9 doesn’t seem to have a good sense of what was fun about Mega Man, or 2D action-platformers in general. There are brief moments where its pieces come together, but even then it’s... Read more
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Games Radar
Mighty No. 9 reviewterrible first impression. After one of the most successful Kickstarter campaig
Mighty No. 9 review
Games Radar / Posted 8 days ago
terrible first impression. After one of the most successful Kickstarter campaigns ever, developed by the masterminds behind Mega Man, you’re right to expect more from the first mission than horribly cheap-looking animation, wooly platforming and a... Read more
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Game Informer
Mighty No. 9 Review – 
A Lifeless Mega Man CloneIf you are feeling nostalgic for Mega Man, dust off your NES or Super Nintendo;
Mighty No. 9 Review – 
A Lifeless Mega Man Clone
Game Informer / Posted 8 days ago
If you are feeling nostalgic for Mega Man, dust off your NES or Super Nintendo; Mighty No. 9 is not the spiritual successor we wanted. It may look and play like Mega Man, but Comcept’s robotic doppelganger doesn’t have the heart of Capcom’s Blue... Read more
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IGN
Mighty No. 9 ReviewThe soul of the Blue Bomber is nowhere to be found here. It pains me to say as
Mighty No. 9 Review
IGN / Posted 8 days ago
The soul of the Blue Bomber is nowhere to be found here. It pains me to say as a die-hard Mega Man fan, but Mighty No. 9 lacks the spark of magic and sense of rhythm necessary to make a fun action-platformer, let alone a spiritual successor to one... Read more
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examiner.com
Mighty No. 9 out next weekThe long awaited Mega Man spiritual successor is almost among us. Mighty No. 9,
Mighty No. 9 out next week
examiner.com / Posted 9 days ago
The long awaited Mega Man spiritual successor is almost among us. Mighty No. 9, produced by Keiji Inafune (former main illustrator of Mega Man and Global Head of Production at Capcom) and his team of Mega Man veterans is set to release on all... Read more
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Games Radar
What is Xbox Project Scorpio, exactly? Er, it seems even game developers don’t know…think it’s good that they're exploring that in different avenues and different
What is Xbox Project Scorpio, exactly? Er, it seems even game developers don’t know…
Games Radar / Posted 11 days ago
think it’s good that they're exploring that in different avenues and different ways to deliver content to consumers.” Mr. Mega Man, though, seems to think it is more about processing higher resolutions and VR displays. Damnit! Bill Dollar,... Read more
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Business Wire
Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systemspits, latch onto lifts to reach secret treasures and upgrade your robot while d
Nintendo News: Nintendo Download Highlights New Digital Content for Nintendo Systems
Business Wire / Posted 12 days ago
pits, latch onto lifts to reach secret treasures and upgrade your robot while demolishing anything that gets in the way. Mega Man 7 – Dr. Wily has escaped prison, and only Mega Man and his friends can stop him. But wait! Is someone else also on... Read more
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examiner.com
Inside ‘Even the Ocean’the sorts of games I probably couldn't stand to play now. A more direct influen
Inside ‘Even the Ocean’
examiner.com / Posted 12 days ago
the sorts of games I probably couldn't stand to play now. A more direct influence would be looking at games like Zelda 2 or Mega Man X4 closely, other platformers, etc, though Even the Ocean does not directly resemble any existing platformer, to our... Read more
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IGN
How ReCore Marries Intense Combat and Touching Momentsmade aware of its existence at Microsoft’s E3 2015 briefing. Not only did the t
How ReCore Marries Intense Combat and Touching Moments
IGN / Posted 13 days ago
made aware of its existence at Microsoft’s E3 2015 briefing. Not only did the trailer peek our interest, but knowing that Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune and Metroid Prime alum Mark Pacini, of Armature Studio, were at the helm meant this was a game... Read more
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Game Informer
ReCore Has A Dynamic, Changing WorldAmidst a cagey past couple of years revolving around the development of Mighty
ReCore Has A Dynamic, Changing World
Game Informer / Posted 13 days ago
Amidst a cagey past couple of years revolving around the development of Mighty No. 9, Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune and some of the minds behind Metroid Prime have teamed up to bring the game ReCore to the Xbox One. Players control Joule, one of... Read more
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Gamasutra
FEAR COMES HOME AS CAPCOM ANNOUNCES RESIDENT EVIL® 7 biohazardhundreds of games including ground-breaking franchises Resident Evil®, Street F
FEAR COMES HOME AS CAPCOM ANNOUNCES RESIDENT EVIL® 7 biohazard
Gamasutra / Posted 14 days ago
hundreds of games including ground-breaking franchises Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Monster Hunter™, Ace Attorney®, Mega Man®and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Taiwan, Hong Kong... Read more
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Gamasutra
ESL One esports spectacle in Barclays Center to feature Street Fighter® Vhundreds of games including ground-breaking franchises Resident Evil®, Street F
ESL One esports spectacle in Barclays Center to feature Street Fighter® V
Gamasutra / Posted 17 days ago
hundreds of games including ground-breaking franchises Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Monster Hunter™, Ace Attorney®, Mega Man® and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., Canada, U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Taiwan, Hong... Read more
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IGN
PS Plus, Xbox Live, Street Fighter V, Devil May Cry 4 RemasterPS4 copy of Street Fighter V for $40,19. This matches the lowest price I've see
PS Plus, Xbox Live, Street Fighter V, Devil May Cry 4 Remaster
IGN / Posted 17 days ago
PS4 copy of Street Fighter V for $40,19. This matches the lowest price I've seen, physical or digital. Download The Mega Man Legacy Collection for Just $10 $10.04 gets you six classic Mega Man games on your PS4. The Devil May Cry 4... Read more
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IGN
ReCoreunique project for Microsoft Games Studio, one that brought together the former
ReCore
IGN / Posted 20 days ago
unique project for Microsoft Games Studio, one that brought together the former Metroid Prime makers of Armature Studio and Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune. Sadly, outside of admitting was a video game coming to Xbox One, Microsoft didn’t want... Read more
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Rappler
Charice on being on a men's magazine cover, new rock soundthat his "soul is male," but he is going through more a drastic transformation
Charice on being on a men's magazine cover, new rock sound
Rappler / Posted 22 days ago
that his "soul is male," but he is going through more a drastic transformation as a singer and songwriter. On the cover of Mega Man, he is clad in edgy Levi's clothing and armed with a "fresher sound" – beyond hits such as "Pyramid," which made him... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Charice says covering for men’s mag a ‘big achievement’Pempengco finds it a “big achievement” to grace the cover of a men’s magazine.
Charice says covering for men’s mag a ‘big achievement’
Pilipino Star / Posted 25 days ago
Pempengco finds it a “big achievement” to grace the cover of a men’s magazine. The international singer is on the cover of Mega Man, which is a first in the history of Philippine magazines. “It's a big step and it's actually a big achievement for... Read more
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examiner.com
Examiner Exclusive: Inside Tick's Talesitself so seriously. As a kid, I also spent hours glued to the TV screen playi
Examiner Exclusive: Inside Tick's Tales
examiner.com / Posted 25 days ago
itself so seriously. As a kid, I also spent hours glued to the TV screen playing Nintendo and Super Nintendo classics like Mega Man, Zelda, Battletoads, and Final Fantasy. Some of the aesthetic qualities, and certainly the music, draw more from... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
People...are talking about, People...are not talking aboutglance, with a defined nose line and thick eyebrows, anyone would instantly thi
People...are talking about, People...are not talking about
Manila Standard Today / Posted 25 days ago
glance, with a defined nose line and thick eyebrows, anyone would instantly think that the featured artist on the cover of Mega Man is a young actor. But giving it a second look and actually reading the text, you would realize it was Charice. While... Read more
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Inquirier.net
LOOK: Charice graces cover of men’s fashion magazineCharice, who has come out as lesbian, is featured on the cover of Mega Man maga
LOOK: Charice graces cover of men’s fashion magazine
Inquirier.net / Posted 27 days ago
Charice, who has come out as lesbian, is featured on the cover of Mega Man magazine’s June 2016 issue. SCREENGRAB FROM MEGA MAN INSTAGRAM PAGE International singer Charice landed on the cover of Mega Man, the male counterpart of local fashion... Read more
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examiner.com
Hip to be Chip: Way of the Red Composer on Development, Chiptunefrom pre-release material and the trailer, I can see a throwback to NES games o
Hip to be Chip: Way of the Red Composer on Development, Chiptune
examiner.com / Posted 27 days ago
from pre-release material and the trailer, I can see a throwback to NES games of the 80s and 90s like Ninja Gaiden and Mega Man. What inspirations did you have for creating the soundtrack? DS: It's funny you should say Mega Man, That's one of... Read more
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Animation World Network
DHX Media Teaming with Dentsu Entertainment for New ‘Mega Man’ SeriesEntertainment USA, Inc. have struck a global deal to develop, co-produce, distr
DHX Media Teaming with Dentsu Entertainment for New ‘Mega Man’ Series
Animation World Network / Posted a month ago
Entertainment USA, Inc. have struck a global deal to develop, co-produce, distribute and jointly manage licensing for a new Mega Man animated series based upon the legendary Capcom Mega Man video game franchise. The deal was announced by Yuichi... Read more
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Gamasutra
MJS Level One Developer launches Sprint on new crowdfunding platform Gamekicker!completion of Sprint. Have you ever thought about the days where your friends
MJS Level One Developer launches Sprint on new crowdfunding platform Gamekicker!
Gamasutra / Posted 1 months ago
completion of Sprint. Have you ever thought about the days where your friends and you would gather around, excited that Mega Man came out? That fervor and excitement as all of you gather around the NES? Miss it? MJS Level One Entertainment... Read more
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IGN
Mega Man Animated Series Will Introduce Alter-Ego; New Image RevealedDentsu Entertainment and DHX Media's upcoming Mega Man animated series will foc
Mega Man Animated Series Will Introduce Alter-Ego; New Image Revealed
IGN / Posted 1 months ago
Dentsu Entertainment and DHX Media's upcoming Mega Man animated series will focus on Aki Light — a regular, everyday kid who also happens to be schoolboy robot. Besides living his "normal, upbeat" life, Aki has the ability to transform into Mega... Read more
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IGN
Mega Man Animated Series Will Introduce Alter-Ego; New Image RevealedDentsu Entertainment and DHX Media's upcoming Mega Man animated series will foc
Mega Man Animated Series Will Introduce Alter-Ego; New Image Revealed
IGN / Posted 1 months ago
Dentsu Entertainment and DHX Media's upcoming Mega Man animated series will focus on Aki Light — a regular, everyday kid who also happens to be schoolboy robot. Besides living his "normal, upbeat" life, Aki has the ability to transform into Mega... Read more
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Anime News Network
New Animated Mega Man Show Teases 1st Visual, Story, Character LineupDentsu Entertainment USA (Monsuno, LBX) presented the first visual tied to the
New Animated Mega Man Show Teases 1st Visual, Story, Character Lineup
Anime News Network / Posted 1 months ago
Dentsu Entertainment USA (Monsuno, LBX) presented the first visual tied to the new animated television series of the Mega Man (Rockman) games on Thursday. The company also announced that DHX Media, "the world's leading independent, pure-play kids'... Read more
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International Business Times
Mighty No 9's new Masterclass trailer sparks fan backlash ahead of release Publisher Deep Silver has released a new trailer for Mega Man creator Keiji Ina
Mighty No 9's new Masterclass trailer sparks fan backlash ahead of release
International Business Times / Posted 1 months ago
Publisher Deep Silver has released a new trailer for Mega Man creator Keiji Inafune's upcoming action-platform video game Mighty No 9. Titled Masterclass, the video has already been deemed a lesson in how not to market a video game. According to the... Read more

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