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Mega Man Legends 3 The Prologue 2D Version Now Available

A week ago, we brought you the latest word on the status of Get Me Off The Moon's "Mega Man Legends 3 The Prologue 2D Version". This week, it's now available to download!

Ruby-Spears Mega Man Goes Heavy Metal

On the YouTube channel of rock/metal vocalist PelleK is a new cover of a familiar tune to many fans of the Blue Bomber.

Mega Man X3 for NA, Mega Man V for Europe, Mega Man X4 & 5 to PSN

Wow, there is just so much to talk about in terms of new, recent, and upcoming releases of vintage Mega Man games, rounding it up in one place just seemed like the right thing to do.

The Blue Ink Reviews Mega Man #40 – Writing on the Wall

When last we left off, everyone was gearing up to fight the Wily Walker to the finish.

Preview Pages for Mega Man #40: Dawn of X Part 4

The epic conclusion to the four-part "Dawn of X" saga is here! The Maverick Hunters' battle against the ancient yet formidable armaments of the Wily Walker will be available in comic shops tomorrow, August 26th, but you can enjoy the first five pages right here, right now.

Mega Man #43 Covers and Solicitation

It's that time of the month again! Midtown Comics has once again revealed the covers and solicitations for the 43rd issue of Archie's Mega Man comic book series.

Mega Man 6 Now Available on Wii U Virtual Console (Among Others)

MegAugust (or whatever we decided to call this thing) continues on today with the release of the final NES chapter of the Blue Bomber's adventures, Mega Man 6.

New Gameplay Trailer for 8-Bit Mega Man Legends 3 Prologue's Upcoming Release

It's been a little while since we last heard from the folks over at Get Me Off the Moon about their planned 8-bit fan game version of the "Mega Man Legends 3 Prototype Version" known as "Mega Man Legends 3: The Prologue." But now the game is on the way, and there's a new trailer to get us all hyped!

Interview with Mega Man 2.5D's Peter Sjöstrand (Part 2/2)

Mega Man fans have long been a creative bunch, and the dedicated fans behind "Mega Man 2.5D" are no different. The unofficial game is both gaining a growing fan base online and a seeing a new beta release tomorrow. Recently, The Mega Man Network was able to sit down with Peter Sjöstrand, the lead designer of the project, to discuss the background of the project and the new Beta 3.0 release. 

Interview with Mega Man 2.5D's Peter Sjöstrand (Part 1/2)

While most news these days revolves around Mega Man's spiritual successors, fans of the original Blue Bomber have been busy with "Mega Man 2.5D", an unofficial labor of love that features not just Paper Mario-like perspective but a 2-player cooperative mode that we once only dreamed about. The Mega Man Network recently sat down with Peter Sjöstrand, the game designer of "Mega Man 2.5D", to discuss the background of their project and features new with their upcoming Beta 3.0 release.

Mega Man-esque News
The Mega Man Network Plays Mighty No. 9: Initial Impressions & Beta News

Yesterday, The Mega Man Network was recently able to sit down and play through a demo level of Mighty No. 9 during PAX 2014. While it was only one level, it showed off a number of cool things that makes Mighty No. 9 a different beast than its predecessors, while still maintaining much of what made previous games staring blue robots particularly special. 

Two Azure Striker Gunvolt Soundtracks Headed to Japan

A quick tip from Heat Man has notified us that following the recent release of Azure Striker Gunvolt in Japan (where it's known as Armed Blue Gunvolt), Inti Creates is now in the process of planning not one, but two soundtracks to be released in Gunvolt's native land.

Azure Striker Gunvolt: The Mega Man Network Review

Thanks to the fine folks at Inti Creates and 8-4 Ltd., The Mega Man Network has been able to play through and dissect much of what could be called the first post-Capcom Mega Man game–Mega Man without Mega Man, as it were. But defining Azure Striker Gunvolt in that way would do an injustice to one of the best platformers of this generation.

And Your Azure Striker Gunvolt Winner Is...

Six days and over 180 comments later, one has been chosen...

Azure Striker Gunvolt & Mighty Gunvolt Previews and Contest!

As of August 20th, 2014, Azure Striker Gunvolt has just been released in Japan. However, the fine folks at 8-4 and Inti Creates have been courteous enough to not only allow us to give you an idea of what's to come in North America on the 29th, but something more as well.

Mighty Gunvolt Announced for Nintendo eShop (Updated)

As you might have noticed, we have a section for news separate from the usual Mega Man fun here called "Mega Man-esque," for games and such which fall in the spirit of Mega Man, but aren't actually Mega Man. And let us tell you, they don't get much more "Mega Man-esque" than this!

Azure Striker Gunvolt North American Release Date Announced

Today, Inti Creates announced that Azure Striker Gunvolt, the spiritual sequel to their Mega Man Zero and ZX games, will be released on Friday, August 29th in North America and cost $14.99 on the Nintendo 3DS.

 

Comcept Heeds the Call of Mighty No. 9 with New Video

Comcept has released yet another new video to show off footage from their upcoming title, Mighty No. 9. This time out, we get to see Call in action with her jetpack, among some other new footage of in-game transformations and stages.

New Videos Detail Mighty No. 9's Actions and More

Wow, there's all sorts of new Mighty No. 9 stuff coming up all of a sudden, isn't there?

Announcement Trailer for Mighty No. 9: The Animated Series

This news came along with the new funding campaign announcement, but seemed worthy enough of its own article here.