Mega Man Series News


Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1 and 2 Release Dates Confirmed for Consoles and PC

By Brittany Vincent, Apr 10, 2018 10:30am PDT

Get your fill of the Blue Bomber this summer with two power-packed volumes. 


April Fools: Mega Man: Date My Robot Master Steals Our Heart

By Ozzie Mejia, Apr 01, 2018 1:00pm PDT

Super Dating Robot: Mega Man!


Shack's Arcade Corner: Commando

By Greg Burke, Mar 15, 2018 4:00pm PDT

Run and gun like a boss (or a commando) in this episode of Shacknews' quarter-munching, coin-op series.


"On one hand, the character sprites are way more detailed than I remember. Then again, the ..."

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Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 & 2 Blast Onto Switch This May

By Charles Singletary, Feb 19, 2018 9:15am PST

Witness the evolution of the Blue Bomber with two editions that bring Mega Man 1-10 to the Nintendo Switch


Street Fighter X Mega Man - A Shacknews Retrospective

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 04, 2017 12:00pm PST

Capcom is celebrating Mega Man's 30th Anniversary this week by looking at the Blue Bomber's vast influence over the past three decades. Shacknews is also celebrating, but by looking at a special fan-made effort that Capcom first helped bring to the masses five years ago.


Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 & 2 Coming to Nintendo Switch

By Ozzie Mejia, Dec 04, 2017 11:35am PST

The first two Mega Man Legacy Collections will be ready for Switch owners in the next year.


Mega Man 11 Game Announced, Coming 2018

By Charles Singletary, Dec 04, 2017 11:17am PST

A brand new 2.5D Mega Man game will be coming to PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC next year.


"See 3 was good and 4 was pretty good, and 5 and 6 were okay, but 7 sucked big dinosaur balls."

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Mega Man X Collection Coming To Switch, PC, PS4, and Xbox One

By Charles Singletary, Dec 04, 2017 11:10am PST

Capcom didn't take long jumping into surprises during the 30-year anniversary live stream for the Mega Man series.


"I guess Capcom listened to bring these games to the Switch. Now to bring the Disney Afternoon ..."

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Watch the Mega Man 30th Anniversary Livestream Right Here

By David Craddock, Dec 04, 2017 9:07am PST

Capcom's stream kicks off this afternoon at 2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT. What does the Blue Bomber have in store for fans? Find out along with us.


Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Review: Rocky Footing

By David Craddock, Aug 08, 2017 12:01am PDT

Capcom's latest four-game set collects one exceptional game and three passable ones, which might not be enough for fans who got their fill of the formula years ago.


"1 and 2 were great though! Hey what's your steam id we need to play some Fire Pro Wrestling!!!"

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Mega Maker's Creator on Building Your Own Mega Man Levels

By David Craddock, Jul 14, 2017 4:00pm PDT

Mega Maker director WreckingPrograms talks how the game got started and whether he's afraid of Capcom dropping a DMCA hammer on his efforts.


"I think so. The announce trailer came out last weekend, and gave a release for this weekend. ..."

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About All the Games on the SNES Classic

By David Craddock, Jun 27, 2017 5:05pm PDT

Is Super Castlevania 4 a prequel, a sequel, or something else entirely? Learn the answer and 20 other secrets about the games collected in Nintendo’s Super NES Classic.


"For a taste of how crazy Rainbow Edition was, check this out: ..."

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Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Brings Retro Love to 16- and 32-Bit Eras

By Steve Watts, Jun 05, 2017 9:30am PDT

This game has it all: Mega Man, Bass, 8-bit throwbacks, and some of the worst voice acting you've ever heard.


"No, 7 had a completely different looking Megaman from 8 and M&B"

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Nintendo Crossovers With More Potential Than Mario + Rabbids Kingdom Battle

By David Craddock, May 24, 2017 3:20pm PDT

Super Mario and the raving Rabbids doesn't make much sense on paper. Here are ideas for other Nintendo mash-ups that could work better.


"I was kind of half joking but now I can't stop imagining a really cool sequence of Sora with ..."

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12 Goofy Video Game Knockoff Costumes

By Cassidee Moser, Nov 02, 2016 6:00pm PDT

Celebrate Halloween with us by looking at the weirder generic versions of your favorite video game characters.