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If you guys haven't heard of the project, go check it out at the below link at Kickstarter.

Mighty No. 9's Kickstarter

The game just recently passed $2.2 Million just last night with 14 days left until the end of the campaign. Below is the synopsis of what the game is along with the concept of what it will look like. The game was announced at PAX East and surpassed its funding goal ($900k) under 36 hours. This is a spiritual successor to Megaman/Rockman and fans have spoken!! It will also be announced at TGS for the Japanese crowd. It was originally slated just for PC users with Linux and Mac Support, but now has been extended to consoles.



Classic Japanese side-scrolling action, evolved and transformed by Keiji Inafune, an all-star team of veteran Mega Man devs...and YOU!

•Mighty No. 9 is an all-new Japanese side-scrolling action game that takes the best aspects of the 8- and 16-bit era classics you know and love, and transforms them with modern tech, fresh mechanics, and fan input into something fresh and amazing!
•You play as Beck, the 9th in a line of powerful robots, and the only one not infected by a mysterious computer virus that has caused mechanized creatures the world over to go berserk. Run, jump, blast, and transform your way through six stages (or more, via stretch goals) you can tackle in any order you choose, using weapons and abilities stolen from your enemies to take down your fellow Mighty Number robots and confront the final evil that threatens the planet!

•Every aspect of development—art, level design, music, programming, etc.—is being handled by veteran Japanese game creators with extensive experience in the genre, and with Mega Man in particular, all the way up to and including the project’s leader, Keiji Inafune himself! Backers will have unprecedented access to seeing this team at work through blogs, podcasts, videos, concept art—the works!
•Mighty No. 9 is being developed for the PC with gamepad support (of course!), and will be made available through Steam and DRM-free digital distribution methods. Other platforms, including home consoles, Mac, and Linux, are a high priority, but only if we can afford them via stretch goals. Should we reach those goals, anyone funding the project will be allowed to choose which version of the game they would like to receive. The estimated release date is spring 2015.


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Intel Pentium E5300 Wolfdale OC@ 2.73GHz ASUS P5G41C-M LX NVIDIA EVGA GeForce 8800GTS (640MB) PQI DDR2 PC2-6400 4GB(2x2GB) 800MHz 
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