Mega Man Creator Keiji Inafune Will Answer Your Questions Tonight

Wanna know more about Mighty No. 9, or the history of one of gaming's legendary franchises? Well, you're in luck. Kotaku's next live Q&A will star Keiji Inafune, father of the original Mega Man and its spiritual successor, who also worked on countless other games, including the Onimusha and Dead Rising series. » 9/23/13 8:45am 9/23/13 8:45am

Keiji Inafune Says Mighty No. 9 Would Kick Mega Man’s Butt

Keiji Inafune still loves Mega Man. But, to him, there’s no question who’d win if Capcom’s robot mascot and Beck—the hero of Inafune’s new Mega Man-alike Mighty No. 9—got into a fight. “Unfortunately, Mega Man is an older robot and uses the older parts. A little bit too old school,” Inafune said. “I don’t know if he… » 9/05/13 3:00pm 9/05/13 3:00pm

Mega Man Designer Says Capcom Hasn't Reacted to New Mega Man-Like Game

Last night, Keiji Inafune blew the gaming world's collective mind when he announced Mighty No. 9, a game that closely resembles the iconic Mega Man franchise that he was associated with for more than a decade. Today, he said that he hasn't heard anything from former employer Capcom, the company that owns Mega Man. » 9/01/13 2:30pm 9/01/13 2:30pm