Any backers of Mighty No. 9 can finally rejoice as the game has gone gold with an official release date.
The announcement came from an official message from Keiji Inafune on the Mighty No. 9 blog. Within the post Inafune says, "Firstly, I would like to say again how sincerely sorry we are for how long we have kept all of our fans waiting. We are finally able to deliver some long awaited news regarding Mighty No. 9. We have now confirmed the following release dates for Mighty No. 9: June 21st 2016 (North America & Asia) and June 24th 2016 (World Wide)."Inafune goes on to say, "the release date we are announcing is set in stone and there will be no further delays for the game."
Inafune was also incredibly thankful to the fans saying, "It has been almost three years since the start of our Kickstarter campaign, which was only made possible through the support of our backers and fans around the world. This is a project where everyone’s passions were combined in order to create something very special, and we are looking forward to delivering the final product to everyone who was involved. There can be no stronger connection between game creators and game fans."
With Mighty No. 9 only a month away, Inafune challenges fans to see who will simply beat the game in normal mode, or maniac mode; inviting fans to leave feedback and Q&As in the SNS channels as they play the game, saying, " Your voices are what made this game possible, and we want to continue hearing what you think so that it may influence our future endeavors."