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"Mega Man Universe" Was Supposed To Give Roll Two Sisters

“Mega Man Universe” Was Supposed To Give Roll Two Sisters

Today in “what was that, now?” news, we’ve learned that Roll from the Mega Man series should have gotten two siblings in Mega Man Universe. If you’re not familiar with the game, that’s totally understandable, as it was a canceled Capcom title that never saw much daylight. It was originally designed to be a part […]


The “Mega Man” Original Soundtrack Collection Is Coming To Vinyl

This morning, Laced Records and Capcom announced they would be releasing the full collection of Mega Man soundtracks on vinyl. Before you start assuming this is everything under the sun, it’s not. This is specifically everything int he main Mega Man series, so from the first NES game to last year’s release of Mega Man […]

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Capcom Are Working On The Next “Mega Man” Game

Some cool news from the weekend as we’ve learned that Capcom is working on a new Mega Man game currently in development. The news comes from Gamer.ne, who had a chance to chat with the series producer at Capcom, Kazuhiro Tsuchyia, who interviewed him for their website. Below is a translation of the interview that […]

Capcom Announces “Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection” For 2020

Awesome news from Capcom today as the company has announced Mega Man Zero/ZX Legacy Collection will be released on January 21st, 2020. Like previous Mega Man collections, this one combines a specific set from a period int he franchise’s history. This particular one will have all four Mega Man Zero games, Mega Man ZX, and Mega Man ZX Advent. […]

New York Toy Fair: Jakks Pacific Shows Off Godzilla, Sonic, Mario, and More!

Jakks Pacific had a very crowded booth showroom at New York Toy Fair this year, as they showed off their product line for the upcoming Godzilla film, new Super Mario and Mega Man figures, Harry Potter, and even roleplay costumes for the LEGO Movie 2. The big news for them heading into the show was […]


Mega Man 11 on the Nintendo Switch is Painstakingly Miserable

Capcom’s Mega Man 11 on the Nintendo Switch might just be the biggest case of  “be careful what you wish for” that I’ve seen in a long time. The game is EXACTLY like the classic Mega Man titles in pretty much every way. The major differences are, of course, the graphics, and the fact that the Switch […]

Trial and Error by Fire: We Review Mega Man 11

Mega Man as a series has a special place in my heart, the same way anything from my childhood does, with equal parts love and pain weaved together. I like to make fun of the series by calling it “Trial & Error: The Game”, (not the first to make that joke and I won’t be the […]

Retro Redefined: We Review Mega Man 30th Anniversary Classic Cartridges

I come from a generation of playing games made of plastic cartridges, the golden era for the NES and SNES systems when games like Mega Man ruled the world. As part of the game’s 30th anniversary, as well as the release of Mega Man 11 this week, iam8bit partnered with Capcom to release a couple […]


Running Into Blast Man and Impact Man in Mega Man 11 at PAX West

This year, Madeline and I split up our time with Capcom to check out a few different games, and the one I wanted to see the most was Mega Man 11. As much as I love the Mega Man series, this was another practice in futility for me as the same ‘ol song of learning by […]

Capcom Releases a Free Mega Man 11 Downloadable Demo

Capcom has released a free downloadable demo for Mega Man 11 this week for you to try out on PS4, Switch, and Xbox One. The demo has one specific villain in Block Man, but we also got introduced to a new one we haven’t seen yet Bounce Man. We have screenshots and art below for […]

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Funko Round-Up: Mickey Mouse Turns 90, and Pez Galore!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: Mickey Mouse is celebrating 90 years and Funko is helping, and they dive into the deep end with […]

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Funko Round-Up: Prince, Horror 5 Star, Geoffery Lives, and Mega Man!

Funko announces tons of new products and licenses every day, let alone every week. It can be a lot to keep up with. So we are here to help. Welcome to the Funko Round-Up! In this edition: Prince comes to the Pop Rocks line in style, Mega Man gets a new Pop Tee and Pop […]

Xbox One Will Receive a Demo of Mega Man 11 in September

It looks like Xbox One users will get to try out Mega Man 11 a little sooner than expected as it’s come to light the console will be getting a demo. A few different websites and Twitter users have noticed that there is a listing on the Xbox One store for Mega Man 11 Demo […]

The Highlights from Capcom’s Mega Man 11 Gameplay Livestream

Capcom decided to treat people to a little more of Mega Man 11 during a special livestream on ChinaJoy in Shanghai, the Chinese wing of SIE. You can check out the entire stream here, but let’s go over a few of the highlights you’re going to see. The primary function of the gameplay video is to […]

Jakks Pacific Brings Harry Potter, Nintendo, WWE, and Batman to SDCC

Jakks Pacific held their SDCC panel Friday evening, and as always it was a ton of fun. They keep things very loose and fun, doing giveaways and trivia throughout the panel. It really keeps their fans engaged. Well, it helps when they show great stuff coming soon, but Jakks is one of those rare companies […]

Mega Man: Fully Charged Receives a Trailer and Debut Date

HDX Media has released a new trailer for Mega Man: Fully Charged, showing off the hero’s new show as it received a debut date this week. The show itself is basically a modernized version of every Mega Man game you’ve ever played, where our hero is in a world with humans and robots both living in […]

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Capcom Reveals a New Mega Man 11 Enemy with Torch Man

As we slowly make our way to seeing Mega Man 11 be released this October, we got a new villain from Capcom this week with Torch Man. Another new creation that, like a lot of Mega Man villains, is a variation on some previous versions that use flame. This one, however, appears to be a […]