Thursday, September 3, 2020

First Look at "Make Rockman" - Learn to Program Your Own Rockman Games!

Via Artec's Twitter account, we have our first look at the "Rockman x Programming" project, which is officially titled "Make Rockman: The World's Greatest Programming". All the details after the break!


Make Rockman lets you control Rockman with a controller that you assemble! The package includes software that teaches basic programing and a beginner's guidebook by educational company Gakken to show you how to code your very own video games.

Make Rockman will be available to pre-order next Monday at 11:00 JST on the Japanese-based crowdfunding website Makuake. It is currently exclusive to Japan.

Here are two sample pages from the guidebook, featuring an example of the programming logic:

Make Rockman uses "Scratch", a block-based visual programming language and an ArtecRobo 2.0 kit for the controller which you can see below.

That's all the info for now ! Come back Monday, September 7th for the final details!


  1. They should bring this over to the West. I would but it Day 1! :O

    But again, seems unlikely for right now.

    But yea, I would LOVE to see more of this!

  2. Shoot... I would sincerely love to get ahold of a copy of that book somehow

  3. Glad to see Mega Man finally getting his Power Glove game after all these years.

  4. That is so awesome. I wonder if you can reconfigure the controller, it seems like it's meant to be modular, like Legos

  5. This is pretty interesting. It looks almost like the programming website, Scratch

  6. If it come to Europe, i'll buy it quickly.

  7. *me and my online friends already making mega man fan games on scratch*
    We are 4 parallel universes ahead of you

  8. Capcom should just partner with WreckingPrograms to port Megaman Maker to consoles starting with the Switch.

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    1. Did they actually steal it or did they approach the person who made it and work with him?

  10. I would buy it, but I wish there was some english version because I can't read japanese.


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