A quick word on which versions of Mega Man X Legacy Collection to get—or avoid

Enlarge (credit: Capcom) Today’s launch of the Mega Man X Legacy Collection series is a biggie in the retro-anthology craze. At its best, Capcom’s “X” fork of Mega Man puts a giant exclamation point at the end of the “action-platformer” genre. Basically, if you crave a brutally tough mix of high-speed jumps, pesky enemies, overcharged weapons, […]

Funko is serving up Mega Man and Cuphead cereals

Funko, the company behind all of those miniature character figures via its Pop brand, is making cereals (Funko’s) based on Mega Man and Cuphead. Funko has long created figures based on video game characters. The company is now getting into the actual gaming business, with Microsoft announcing Gears Pop in June at the Electronic Entertainment…Read More

Two ‘Mega Man’ classics will be re-released on cartridge

Fans of Mega Man are being spoilt rotten at the moment. The game’s 30th anniversary has seen a slew of announcements, including the forthcoming arrival of Mega Man 11 and two new Mega Man Legacy Collection compilations. Now Capcom and iam8bit are upping the ante with the release of limited edition cartridges for Mega Man […]

2018 Geneva Motor Show Mega Photo Gallery | 65 cars, hundreds of pictures

The Geneva Motor Show is one of the most glittering automotive events in the world. It’s neutral territory, so everyone puts their best foot forward. From the key European automakers to the niche tuners, it’s all stunning. For enthusiasts, it’s a feast for the senses. We know you love our news coverage, but really sometimes […]

LiDAR reveals Mayan mega city hidden in Guatemalan jungle

A vast Mayan megalopolis apparently lies hidden underneath all the trees, creepers and centuries of growth and soil in the Guatemalan forest — and we might never have found it if not for the wonders of laser technology. The PACUNAM Foundation, which champions the use of scientific research to preserve cultural heritage, has scanned the […]

We did the math to see if it’s worth buying a Powerball or Mega Millions lottery ticket

Thomson Reuters The jackpots for both Powerball and Mega Millions are above $ 300 million as of Thursday morning. Even though that’s a pretty big prize, working through the math of how lotteries work suggests buying a ticket is not a great investment. The low probability of winning and the risk of splitting the prize […]

19 People Get Mega Honest About Their Biggest Personal Insecurities And How They're Working On Overcoming Them

“I was the only black girl in my friend group … plus, I’ve always been a bit bigger than my friends, both in size and in weight. My teen years were hell. I was ashamed of going to the beach because I thought I was too fat, enormous, inadequate. Since I lived in a predominantly […]

China has a ‘mega’ oilfield that’ll never boom

Reuters/China Stringer Network China announced the discovery of the Mahu field located within the Junggar Basin of Xinjiang province. The field is estimated to hold between 0.52 and 1.24 billion tons of crude oil. Infrastructure in the region is poor so it’ll never reach the level where it is economically viable to develop it.   2017 will most likely […]