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Mighty No. 9 Kickstarter raises $4 million in funds to meet all stretch goals

Ian Birnbaum at

When we last saw Mega Man designer Keiji Inafune’s Mighty No. 9, it had launched a Kickstarter campaign and been fully funded before we could write the words down. In the last 31 days, the crowdfunding campaign continued its breakneck pace until it just passed the $4 million mark. Mighty No. 9 has met all of its stretch goals and is now in production for an estimated April 2015 release.

Mighty No. 9 appears on Kickstarter, gets funded, reaches first stretch goal

Phil Savage at

Calm down, guys! Mega Man designer Keiji Inafune only pushed out the Kickstarter for Mega Man Mighty No. 9 this last weekend, and already the project has raised over $1.25 million, smashing the $900,000 target. To play catch up: Mega Man Mighty No. 9 is a 2D side-scrolling action platformer featuring a little robot guy whose body can reconfigure to take on new skills and abilities, and who must destroy other, evil boss robots.

Capcom announces Street Fighter X Mega Man, a free PC download releasing December 17

Tyler Wilde at

In celebration of Mega Man's 25th anniversary, Capcom announced today that it will release a new fan-made Mega Man game exclusively as a free PC download on December 17th. Street Fighter X Mega Man, revealed at the Street Fighter 25th Anniversary Grand Finals, is an 8-bit styled crossover which bridges the anniversary celebrations of the two franchises. Trailer after the break...