pledge drive for Mighty No. 9
, Keiji Inafune's new retro-inspired 2D platformer, has exceeded $2 million. As a result, Boss Rush mode, a time-based attack mode where players fight all of the bosses in rapid succession, will be in the game when it launches in 2015. No more waiting for Mighty No. 9
's hero, Beck, to navigate an entire stage before your climactic battle, boss types!
Mighty No. 9
made its debut last month at PAX Prime
and quickly secured its desired $900,000 in funding. If Mighty No. 9
is able to secure $2.2 million, then Inafune promises ports to Xbox 360, PS3 and Wii U, while reaching $2.75 million will secure an online co-op mode for players. Finally, $3.3 million guarantees
Xbox One and PS4 ports.