like scanned images of Nintendo Power have appeared, which are too small for us to be sure if they're real. But we think they are! And if that's true, then Mega Man 9
is a WiiWare
game! Not only that, it's a WiiWare game in the 8-bit style of the NES Mega Man
games! It would be hard to imagine being more thrilled! Forget E3 -- the game of the year has already been revealed!
According to the accompanying post on the Mega Man Network, the game is being developed by the Mega Man Zero/ZX
creators, Inti Creates
, and will feature the following bosses: Magma Man, Galaxy Man, Jewel Man, Concrete Man, Hornet Man, Plug Man, Tornado Man, and Splash Woman. Splash Woman?
We're going to go stand in front of the mailbox now.
[Update: better scans found here