The Mega Man Network Interviews Keiji Inafune

The Mega Man Network Interviews Keiji Inafune

For the second year in a row, The Mega Man Network has been fortunate enough to interview "the father of Mighty No. 9", Keiji Inafune. Of course, he is also famous for, among other things, being the father to another famous blue robot. Read on to find out his inspiration and thoughts about the Mighty No. 9's Xel system, what he thinks of his fans, and more.

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

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Azure Striker Gunvolt: The Mega Man Network Review

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.

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Azure Striker Gunvolt & Mighty Gunvolt Previews and Contest!

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.

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Mighty Gunvolt Announced for Nintendo eShop (Updated)

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!

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Exclusive: Ruby-Spears Developing Mighty No. 9 Animated Series (Update)

Exclusive: Ruby-Spears Developing Mighty No. 9 Animated Series (Update)

It's incredible to think of what a juggernaut Mighty No. 9 has become since Keiji Inafune first announced his Kickstarter to get fan-supported funding for his latest video game concept. With the game still in early development and no plans for a release until sometime in 2015, we've already seen talk of a live-action production being thrown around, and now a familiar face is ready to bring the adventures of Beck and Call to the small screen.

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Mighty No. 9 Video from the Game Developers Conference

Mighty No. 9 Video from the Game Developers Conference

About a month ago, we got a look at Keiji Inafune giving the αROM of Mighty No. 9 a test drive to see how things were progressing. Now, at the 2014 Game Developers Conference, a new video featuring that same ROM has been released with some other fun bits included.

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