Mega Man Series News


These Mega Man headphones offer sick beats while helping you resemble the Blue Bomber

By Daniel Perez, Jan 30, 2016 2:45pm PST

You might want to jump on these headphones if you want your Mega Man cosplay to look as accurate as possible.


"Well it does say headphones. If these were suppose to be a headset though..."

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Mega Man Legacy Collection Review: Rock Out

By Steve Watts, Aug 25, 2015 12:01am PDT

Mega Man Legacy Collection is a game that understands the authenticity is in the little things. Our review.


"Retail release date TBD. It'll cost you double the cost of the digital version, though."

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Mega Man Legacy Collection release date announced

By Daniel Perez, Aug 05, 2015 8:29am PDT

Want to play all six classic Mega Man games on your PC, PS4, or Xbox One? You won't have to wait too long as the game is launching pretty soon.


"I've always played the Mega Man games with minimal use of special abilities. So they never get ..."

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E3 2015: Playing the Mega Man Legacy Collection with producer Rey Jimenez

By Ozzie Mejia, Jul 07, 2015 3:30pm PDT

There's skepticism behind the latest Mega Man 8-bit compilation, but producer Rey Jimenez makes a solid case for the upcoming Mega Man Legacy Collection to both myself and Shacknews Showcase's Andrew Zucosky during a hands-on demo at E3 2015.


"I'm torn. $15 is almost the perfect asking price for these 6 games ($10 seems more reasonable, ..."

- David Craddock see all 3 comments

Mega Man Legacy Collection compiles six classic games on Xbox One, PS4, and PC

By Daniel Perez, Jun 08, 2015 9:00am PDT

Capcom has announced the Mega Man Legacy Collection will release on Xbox One, PlayStation 4, and PC this summer.


"My guess is the engine thingy they're doing only recreates the NES-style thing well. MM7 was ..."

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Mega Man will get a new animated series in 2017

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 02, 2015 3:55pm PDT

The Blue Bomber is coming back to TV in 2017 for 26 episodes, courtesy of the gentlemen at Man of Action Entertainment.


"That's the idea. If they're too young to know what Mega Man is, you create a show to TEACH THEM."

- OzzieMejia see all 9 comments

Shack's Arcade Corner - Mega Man: The Power Battle

By Shack Staff, Apr 01, 2015 3:30pm PDT

This week's episode of Shack's Arcade Corner goes out to all of those Mega Man lovers out there.


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Mega Man Zero re-released on Wii U as part of 'Mega Manniversary'

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 17, 2014 10:30am PST

Mega Man Zero, the first game of the acclaimed Game Boy Advance series, has made its way to the Wii U Virtual Console, as part of today's Mega Manniversary sale.


Mega Man X4 and X5: the peak of the Blue Bomber's decline

By Steve Watts, Sep 02, 2014 1:00pm PDT

The impending PS1 Classics releases let us take a look back at the series in the time period just before it lost its way.


"As someone who actually played the majority of Mega Man games, I'd argue that there wasn't ..."

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Ten Mega Man soundtracks re-releases coming from Sumthing Else Music Works

By Robert Workman, Aug 01, 2014 10:30am PDT

The Capcom tunes live on in a lucrative new digital collection.


"No the best recent MM music is from Rushjet1 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M1UkE9h2zJg all ..."

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Capcom's 'Mega May' for 3DS scheduled

By Steve Watts, May 05, 2014 3:00pm PDT

Capcom is celebrating Mega Man with "Mega May," a release of all the remaining Gameboy Mega Man games on the 3DS Virtual Console. It put the order to a fan vote, and now the release schedule has been listed.


"As a kid, I enjoyed the MM Game Boy games. I thought each game mashing together bosses from the ..."

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'Mega May' kicks off on 3DS Virtual Console with fan vote

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2014 4:00pm PDT

Capcom is kicking off 'Mega May' for the 3DS Virtual Console and wants fans to pick which of the classic handheld Mega Man games they should release first.


Dead Rising 3 has a Mega Man X costume

By Andrew Yoon, Nov 13, 2013 3:44pm PST

Just in case you didn't think Dead Rising 3 would be silly enough, here's another bit of news that should make you feel warm inside: Dead Rising 3 will feature an unlockable Mega Man X outfit.


"Damn, is the framerate really that shitty? This was a game I was seriouslyloo king forward to. "

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Mega Man Game Boy collection coming to 3DS Virtual Console

By Steve Watts, Jul 19, 2013 12:30pm PDT

Capcom has announced that it will bring the Mega Man Gameboy and Gameboy Color games to the 3DS Virtual Console, including Mega Man 2, 3, 4, 5, and Mega Man Xtreme and Xtreme 2.


"I had no idea that's how the GB games worked... my whole life I've been a fool... I must play ..."

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'Polarized opinions' led to Mega Man X FPS cancellation

By John Keefer, May 07, 2013 4:30pm PDT

The cancelled Mega Man X shooter Maverick Hunter that had been in the works by ex-Metroid Prime developers at Armature Studio faced an uphill battle because of differing viewpoints about the project within publisher Capcom.


"Just change the name "Dark Souls" to "Castlevania: something of the something" and cahnge out ..."

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