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Mega Man 6 Retro Review

It's been 25 years since Mega Man 6 came to North America. Nadia plays it again to see if it deserves the thumping fans and critics tend to administer.

Now Mega Man's Getting a Live-Action Movie Too

Mega Man joins Pikachu, Mario, Lara Croft, and Sonic on the big screen.

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Mega Man 6 Retro Review

It's been 25 years since Mega Man 6 came to North America. Nadia plays it again to see if it deserves the thumping fans and critics tend to administer.

Now Mega Man's Getting a Live-Action Movie Too

Mega Man joins Pikachu, Mario, Lara Croft, and Sonic on the big screen.

Starting Screen | Mega Man: Fully Charged Looks Weird and Different and Long-Time Mega Man Fans Will Have to Deal With It

STARTING SCREEN | Weirdly, part of being an adult is realizing stuff for kids isn't meant for you.

Torch Man Announced for Mega Man 11 at SDCC [Update: New Trailer]

The next Robot Master revealed.

Mega Man and Cuphead Are Getting Their Own Cereals Courtesy of Funko Pop

Each unique box comes with its own mini Funko Pop figure too.

Mega Man X Legacy Collection Will be Split Across Two Releases This Summer

And yes, all eight games are coming to the Switch.

2018 Will be the Year of Mega Man

In the coming year, Mega Man will get equipped with another chance to win our hearts.

Interview Confirms Mega Man 7 was Developed in 3 Months

At least trench warfare makes for good camaraderie.

Mega Man Comes To Monster Hunter World As a Companion

Play classic Mega Man tunes as you hunt monsters.

Mega Man Legacy Collection 1 and 2 Coming to the Nintendo Switch

Capcom gets equipped with a good idea.

Mega Man 11 Coming to Switch, PC, PS4, and Xbox One

"You must bring us a new game immediately m-megaman"

Check Out These Amazing Mega Man 8 Animation Cels a Fan Found at a Swap Meet

Get equipped with an awesome example of game preservation.

Nadia's Midboss Musings: Pokémon GO Is Probably in Better Shape Than You Are (Plus: Meet King Gojulus!)

Pokémon GO's pulse is strong and steady. Stop saying it's dead, you monsters.

Hey, Mega Man Legacy Collection 2 Is Missing Some Important Stuff

Capcom: We Still Refuse to Switch it On™.

Archie's Metroid Comic: What Could Have Been, and What Should Be

Samus is a troubled character in more ways than one. How should she be depicted in a comic?

Capcom's Wishy-Washy Stance on the Nintendo Switch Continues to Baffle the World

Dearest Capcom, please join the hybrid hype. You belong here.

The 10 Best Turtles in Video Games

Let's celebrate World Turtle Day by counting down the ten best (unstomped) digital terrapins!

Nadia's Midboss Musings: Nobody Needs an R-Rated Mega Man

Adi Shankar wants it to happen, but there are many reasons why an ultra-dark take on the Mega Man franchise is the least necessary thing in the universe.

Celebrate National Puppy Day with Some of Gaming's Greatest Dogs

Even digital dogs need a belly-rub from time to time.

The NES Mega Man Games Are on Mobile, and They're Six Kinds of Awful

Mega Man's classic adventures suffer in six sloppy mobile ports.

Mighty No. 9 Xbox One Review: Mighty No-No

What gives, Inafune?

Retronauts Explores Little Samson, Mega Man's Hipster Cousin

Before he vanished from the public eye, Mega Man's original creator left the world with this final gift.

Today's USstreamer Retro Show Kicks Off the Mega Man-a-thon [Archived]

It's like a marathon, but with an N in place of the R. We begin at the beginning, with the original Mega Man for NES!

Need a Mega Man Chaser? Try Ninja Senki DX

Once you've blown through the Legacy Collection, this addictive and remarkably well-crafted ninja platformer makes for a great follow-up.

We Have Our First Look at Azure Striker Gunvolt 2, But Will It Fix Old Problems?

The follow-up to Azure Striker Gunvolt has some work ahead of it, but the franchise is definitely worth fixing.

Manami Matsumae, the Maestro of Mega Man

COVER STORY: We wrap up our Brave Wave profile with this conversation with one of the label's biggest draws: Mega Man and Shovel Knight composer Manami Matsumae.

Captain N: The Game Master Captured the Highs of NintendoMania, and the Lows of Kids' Entertainment

Just as "Nintendo" became a household name, DiC's creation set out to capitalize on this new fad—leaving an embarrassing legacy in its wake.

Companions Through Life and Death: The Story of Inti Creates and Mega Man

The Mega Man franchise may be on ice these days, but long-time developer Inti Creates has a deep and abiding love for the series that continues to live on — even if the character himself doesn't.

Blog: Learning to Let Go

Will all long-running game series eventually run out of steam? And is that really all bad?

Mega Man Movie is in Development at Fox

Yes? No? I'm confused. Why is this happening?

The Most In-Depth Mega Man Legacy Collection Interview You'll Read Today

We discuss the philosophy and tech behind the anthology with Capcom and Digital Eclipse.

Mega Man Legacy Collection and Rare Replay: Two Different Approaches to The Past

Classic compilations return in a big way this E3, but not all anthologies are created equal.

Retronauts Tackles the Mega Man Legacy (and the Mega Man Legacy Collection)

This week we talk about a series close to our hearts and get the inside dirt on the upcoming anthology for Xbox One, PS4, PC, and 3DS.

From the Storage Bin: The Goofiest Mega Man Toy is Also The Best

Mega Man has seen some incredibly ridiculous merchandise over the years. This piece might take the prize, though.

Virtual Spotlight: Mega Man Battle Network 2, a Crowning Achievement for the Post-Pokémon World

While initially propelled to success by its cartoon tie-in, this GBA trading RPG offered its own distinct merits as well.

Game Dev Recipes: Massive Chalice

How Double Fine's upcoming tactical RPG draws inspiration from XCOM, Final Fantasy Tactics, and oddly enough, Mega Man.

Smash Bros., the Betty Ford Center for Gaming Mascots

Whether wrung out, strung out, or just hung out to dry, there may be no better path to career recovery than an appearance in Nintendo's fighting series.

The Greatest Games for NES: 1985-87

Back when the Nintendo Entertainment System was new and untested, these amazing releases helped make it the console every kid wanted to own.