I'm Blues, I'm Blues, ba bi di ba bi da! Remember when First 4 Figures previewed some images of a Proto Man statue over a year ago? Yeah, I had forgotten about it, too, until we received word that two versions of the statue were going up for pre-order.
F4F's 13-inch... read feature
X-Plus drops some new and old figures, making a great impression this year. Some wacky stuff here, folks. Let's break the diverse range down a bit.
The vinyl masters are offering another chance for some high demand figures in... read
If you've ever wanted a 13" Mega Man statue to grace your shelves, you are in for a treat. X-PLUS has added the Blue Bomber to their Gigantic Series, which also includes versions of Super Sonico, Vegeta, and other classic cha... read
First 4 Figures has debuted a new piece that I so wish could be sitting on my shelf! I'm so excited about their new Mega Man X statute, which is made from a high quality polystone resin that's hand painted. It will be in a 1/... read
First 4 Figures has had a pretty good track record with their pieces. Digging into the golden days of gaming, they've brought out some great statues from Metroid, Zelda, and Sonic franchises. They've now stepped into the year... read
Let's keep riding that San Diego Comic Con wave! The event may be over, but we still got stuff to show you.
Next up, I've got the scant showings at the Capcom booth. While there wasn't anything particularly mind-blowing, ther... read
Capcom's panel at SDCC was mostly game-oriented, which should be of no surprise to anyone. If you were looking for the sweet loot, though, there was a merchandising segment which detailed some of the goods available at the show.
You can expect the usual franchises represented, but there was an interesting announcement toward the end. Click on to see the panel notes! read
Bluefin Tamashii Nations has unveiled the North America release information and new photos for Bandai's upcoming S.H. Figuarts Zero (Mega Man Zero series).
Zero will come with his Z-Saber, Buster Shot, Triple Rod, and Shield ... read
You've wanted Zero for a while now. When it was announced that Tamashii Nations was producing Zero from Megaman X, you said that you liked Zero, but you really wanted this Zero. Now that one is actually happening and here are... read
Cyber-Elves and elemental chips sold separately? Remember Capcom's little April Fool's stunt last year where one of the four characters shown was going to be made into a D-Arts figure? You know, the teaser which involved the Mega Man Zero-series Zero, classic-series Roll, a... read feature
Kidrobot's blog has posted, in two parts, a quick tour of their Toy Fair wares for 2014. Some of their Toy Fair surprises were spoiled a little early (namely, the Mega Man and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles lines), but even tho... read
Once you go Black Zero, you can't go back... to your normal armor if you're playing Mega Man X 4, 5, or 6 The Mega Man franchise is all about upgrades (often in the form of new abilities taken from defeated opponents) and, when Mega Man X swung around, Mega Man (now called X) got a few fancy new armors ... two of which were made ... read feature
Kidrobot sure has been busy! It’s only January and already we know that they’re working on a TMNT line, and now we’re seeing that they will be releasing a Mega Man line. A few hours ago they’ve releas... read
First 4 Figures has unveiled some concept art for an upcoming Proto Man statue. Fans will recall that Proto Man is Mega Man's older brother Rex who mysteriously vanished after a car crash who was placed in storage after a pot... read
First 4 Figures tweeted out a teaser photo this morning, which happens to be of Mega Man. Tagged with the line "Guess who is coming?", it's safe to say there's a statue of Mega Man on the way with him in mid-stride, and that ... read
Bluefin Tamashii Nations USA has announced that they'll have Bandai's Figuarts Zero Sigma on sale at NYCC next month. The announcement comes paired with a packaging photo that shows how much larger the box is compared to D-Ar... read
Kawada's Nanoblock Mega Man (Rockman) and Cut Man sets are currently available for pre-order. The Mega Man set is listed as including the necessary pieces to build Mega Man in either a standing pose or a buster cannon pose.
From One Piece to Godzilla, there's a little something awesome for everyone So we've seen Sailor Senshi and superheroes, xenomorphs and other morphers. But the Tamashii Nations booth was home to more than just some new reveals; plenty of figures coming in the next 6 months were all on display, from t... read feature
Capcom had a small booth at SDCC this year. However the few items shown did not disappoint as they were made to celebrate 25 years of Mega Man and Street Fighter respectively.
First up, it's hard not to notice the cool blue f... read
Tucked away in a corner of the San Diego Comic Con show floor was a lonely little display case that played host to some incredible sculpts. These Street Fighter statues are the work of PrototypeZ Studio and legendary sculptor... read
Bluefin Tamashii Nations has posted an image for the upcoming D-Arts Black Zero, which is slated to release as a Tamashii web exclusive in November 2013 (Japan) and will receive a U.S. release in December 2013.
Black Zero (an... read
Perfect for wiping away tears as Capcom continues to cancel Mega Man games Capcom may not be making Mega Man games anymore, but they still know how to cash in on the image. And cash in they do. They're latest attempt to make money off the franchise that helped make them but continue to forsake is a ... read feature
Back in April, we had Capcom's April-Fools-that-actually-wasn't, where they showed off four designs and said one would be made into a D-Arts figure. Ultimate Armor X was the one they'd picked, but the story of the other three... read
PixelBlock's shop is full of sweet video game plushes, but this Mega Man amigurumi stood out to be. I'm not sure why; I'm not even that big of a Mega Man fan. It's a combination of the simplistic design, the attention to deta... read
At Anime Central, Bandai had figures on display from their own line in the Bluefin booth, as well as D-Arts and SH Figuarts. There was nothing particularly shocking or brand new from them here. Most of their collection ... read
Despite its fair popularity, I've never really looked into Bandai's D-Arts line. With this upcoming release though, I'm beginning to sorely regret not paying attention sooner. I grew up on the Blue Bomber, and I've followed e... read
Mega Man's adversary has even got his cape to look fancy Popping up on the Tamashii Nations/Bluefin Facebook page today was a gallery of the upcoming Figuarts Zero Sigma from the Mega Man X series of games. He's a Tamashii shop exclusive in Asia, but lucky for us in North America, ... read feature
It's been a week or two since Bandai/Tamashii Nations surprised everyone (and disappointed some) with the reveal of the not-April-Fools D-Arts Ultimate Armor X. And now, we have some photos of the actual figure on the Tamashi... read
Fans of the Blue Bomber have a little more time if they are still on the fence about pre-ordering Capcom's Mega Man 25th Anniversary Statue. The planned deadline of April 21 has been extended to April 26, giving collectors mo... read
Canon doubles as a pillow; helmet doubles as geek bait. Do you remember last week when when the D-Arts Ultimate Armor Mega Man X figure was announced and we saw this guy wearing a weird Mega Man plush helmet? Well we no longer have to wonder as Capcom has given us the answer. The ... read feature
Capcom has allegedly announced the results of their April Fools' celebration and subsequently another X variant will be joining the D-Arts line. The Ultimate Armor, first introduced in Mega Man X4, is a hidden armor upgrade t... read
The designer vinyl community gears up for one of the coolest looking shows this year After a one-week break due to being busy, Custom Made Monday returns! This week's edition brings a certain flavor to it ... a very heavy gaming flavor. Whether you're a fan of the classics or more in tune with the modern titl... read feature
Megaman has been doing quite for Bandai, so the good news is that the line is going to continue forward. As most fans know by now, the next planned release is the pair of Bass and Treble. There have been a couple of questions... read
Treble and his robotic human (Bass) have new photos courtesy of Bluefin's Facebook page as well as pre-orders open at select retailers.
I've long been a fan of Treble (known in Japan as Gospel) and absolutely love how this on... read
At this point in time, almost any news about the Blue Bomber is good news, even when it's in the form of custom made fan projects that you'll never actually own yourself--so really, no different than Legends 3, am I right?
Tamashii Nations has a new photo gallery for the very soon to be released D-Arts classic Mega Man (Rockman). Included in the photo set is a look at the packaging and a better look at what comes in the set.
Judging from everyt... read
Bluefin Tamashii Nations USA has announced that the D-Arts Mega Man X will be getting an Americas-exclusive reissue.
While Bandai may have released their D-Arts Mega Man X (or Rockman X) just a little over a year ago, apparen... read
Kotobukiya recently announced that it has no new Mega Man (Rockman) plastic model kits on the horizon, instead citing plans to move forward with an unspecified, to-be-announced character line.
Mega Man seems to have had a ver... read
The upcoming (and currently available for pre-order) D-Arts Mega Man and Rush set was on display at the Tokyo Game Show 2012. And while no new accessories were revealed, the photos give us a somewhat better glimpse at Rush's ... read
Ah, D-Arts Mega Man, it seems like just Saturday when we started running stories about you. And now, just a mere four days and two more stories later, you're finally available for pre-order.
For those just tuning in, D-Arts M... read