Capcom says Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate enjoyed 'robust sales,' Mega Man 11 and Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection 'performed well'

Love for Capcom's Switch titles all around

Capcom has released the fiscal results for their most recent year, and included in the press release were some tidbits about various Switch titles. Check out the official blurbs on each game below.

- Monster Hunter Generations Ultimate enjoyed robust sales through its release in markets outside of Japan
- Mega Man 11 performed well
- Street Fighter 30th Anniversary Collection performed well

Check out the full report here

Mega Man 11 'Wily Numbers' instrumental tracks now available to all

Mega music to our ears

Those who preordered Mega Man 11 had access to special instrumental music tracks for the game's stages. Since launch, it was the only way to access those tracks. That changes today, as the 'Wily Numbers' tracks are now available for all to download. All you have to do is hit up the Switch eShop page for Mega Man 11 to grab the content for free.

Capcom TV Ep. 100 features Mega Man 11

Mega fun!

Capcom TV hit its 100th episode! To celebrate, the team played a bunch of titles, including Mega Man 11. You can check out that specific segment above.

Mega Man 11 sells 870k so far, Mega Man X Legacy Collection hits 920k

Earlier today, Capcom said in their financial release that Mega Man 11 had 'strong sales,' but didn't share an actual figure. They also said Mega Man X Legacy Collection 1+2 was selling well, but once again, didn't share a figure. Now we have actual sales data on those games.

In some excellent news, Mega Man 11 has already moved 870k units worldwide. That's honestly much, much better than I figured the game would do. It seems most people took the digital route, which is why it was so hard to track sales.

As for Mega Man X Legacy Collection, that is currently sitting at 920k units sold. Capcom didn't specific if this figure was for Collection 1 or 2, but it's likely both combined.

The way things are going, both of these games should hit the 1 million mark sometime within the current year. With a few more promotions and special sales, we should see both games easily surpass that mark.

A better look at the super-exclusive Mega Man 11 golden amiibo

As you might remember, Capcom held a special contest in Japan to give away a golden Mega Man 11 amiibo. There were only 10 to give away, and one of the lucky winners decided to snap some pics of his prize to share on Twitter. The amiibo comes in the standard package, but includes a special certificate. This is one hell of a collector's item for Mega Man fans!

Capcom releases final round of Christmas-themed Mega Man 11 art

Capcom has finally released the final two pieces of art in their special Christmas-themed Mega Man 11 series. The pieces for Fuse Man and Torch Man are above. If you missed out on all the other special art pieces, you can catch up on them all here.

Capcom releases another round of Christmas-themed Mega Man 11 art

Capcom already shared one wave of Christmas-themed Mega Man 11 art, and now they're back with three more illustrations. This time we get pieces featuring Impact Man, Tundra Man, and Bounce Man.

Capcom explains why they removed Mega Man's iconic boss shutter hangtime mechanic in Mega Man 11

One thing almost all Mega Man fans noticed when the Mega Man 11 demo came out was a change in how boss shutters worked. For every other installment in the Mega Man series, you could jump through a boss shutter and hang in the air as the screen transition. Mega Man 11 removed that feature, and fans have been wondering why ever since the discovery. In an interview with Game Informer, producer Kazuhiro Tsuchiya gave an answer.

According to Tsuchiya, since areas in the game are, "connected by horizontal shutters placed in the floor," they "unified" the movement to have things make sense. Tsuchiya says that, "if players were to slide onto the shutter, they would then fall into the area below in the same pose, which would be unnatural."

In other words, because there are shutters on the floor now, they had to do away with the hangtime for boss shutters. I don't know about you, but I think that's a pretty bogus explanation.

Capcom shows off Mega Man 11-themed Christmas art

Capcom is getting in the Christmas spirit with some fancy Mega Man 11 Christmas tree-themed illustrations. Above are the first three that have been released, but Capcom plans on putting more out as the weeks roll on. We'll be sure to share then with you as they're posted.

Mega Man 11 soundtrack seeing digital release in the west

While it doesn't seem like we'll be getting a physical option, it's good to know that Capcom is going to officially release the Mega Man 11 soundtrack here in the states. We'll bring you the options for purchase when Capcom shares that info.


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