CAPCOM AND SUMTHING ELSE MUSIC WORKS CELEBRATE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF MEGA MAN® WITH "MM25: MEGA MAN ROCKS" COMPILATION ALBUM

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New York (October 9, 2013) -  Sumthing Else Music Works, through its licensing relationship with Capcom, is proud to announce the upcoming release of the  Mega Man® 25th Anniversary celebration album,  MM25: Mega Man Rocks featuring  Mega Man fan favorite bands,  The MegasThe ProtomenMega RanArm CannonX-Hunters and  Bit Brigade.

This unique compilation comprises of original music inspired by and/or featuring samples from Capcom's long-running  Mega Man  series, including an exclusive new song by  The Protomen, who debut their first new track in two years.

MM25: Mega Man Rocks will be available on October 29, 2013 for digital download from Sumthing.com, iTunes, Amazon.com and other digital music sites.

MM25: Mega Man Rocks  will feature tracks from each of the participating artists:

The Protomen

"Built To Last" (New Original Song)

"The Will Of One"

"Breaking Out"

The Megas

"The Quick and The Blue" (Quickman from  Mega Man® 2)

"Promise of Redemption" (Bubbleman from  Mega Man 2)

"Can't Stop The Top" (Top Man from  Mega Man 2)

X-Hunters  

All new recordings featuring  Mega Man samples

" MM9 Medley" (Plug Man, Wily Stage 2, Splash Woman, and Wily Machine 2)

"X-Hunters Stage" (X-Hunter Stages 1 + 2 (X2) and Gates Laboratory (X6)) 

"X vs Zero" (Zero's theme from  Mega Man® X2)

Mega Ran

"Wily" (Dr. Wily Stage from  Mega Man® 2)

"Splash" (Splash Woman from  Mega Man® 9)

"20XX" (Intro Stage from  Mega Man® X) (New Song)

Bit Brigade

" Mega Man 2 - Dr. Wily Stage 1" ( Mega Man® 2)

" Mega Man 2 - Air Man Stage" ( Mega Man 2)

"Full Outro" ( Mega Man 2)

Arm Cannon

"Mangnet Mang" ( Mega Man® 3)

"Hi, I'm Mark Spandrill" (Spark Man theme/Spark Mandrill theme from  Mega Man 3/ Mega Man X)

"Borrow Mega Nuke" (Boomer Kuwanger theme from  Mega Man X)

For more information on  Mega Man visit  http://www.capcom-unity.com/mega_man.

For more information on Sumthing Else Music Works and its complete catalog of video game soundtracks, visit www.sumthing.com, like us at  Facebook.com/SumthingElseMusicWorks and follow us on Twitter @SumthingDigital.

About Sumthing Else Music Works

Since its creation in the late 1990s by the world-renowned songwriter, musician and record producer, Nile Rodgers, Sumthing Else Music Works has become the acknowledged industry leader in licensing and distributing video game soundtracks. Possessing full in-house services worldwide, from retail marketing and sales through physical and digital distribution, Sumthing is partnered with the world's leading video game developers and publishers including BioWare, Bungie, Capcom, Crystal Dynamics, Crytek, Deep Silver, Eidos-Montreal, Epic Games, Gearbox Software, Konami, Microsoft, Sega, Sony and Square-Enix.

Their catalog of titles includes the best-selling video game soundtrack of all time, Halo 2: Volume One, as well as award-winning and critically acclaimed titles including: Castlevania: Lords of ShadowSaints Row IV, Metro: Last Light, Company of Heroes 2, Tomb Raider, Gears of War: Judgment, Metal Gear Rising: Revengeance, Dragon's Dogma, Jet Set Radio, Journey, Borderlands 2, Darksiders II, Deus Ex: Human Revolution, Gears of War 3, Warhammer 40,000: Space Marine, Halo: Reach, Fable III, God of War III, Uncharted 2, Halo 3: ODST, Dark Void, Borderlands, InFamous, Resident Evil 5, Street Fighter IV, Halo Wars, Halo Trilogy, Gears of War 2, Fable II, Crysis, Advent Rising, Fable, Gears of War, Halo: Combat Evolved, Halo 2 Volume Two, Halo 3, Hitman: Blood Money, Hitman: Contracts, Jade Empire, Kameo: Elements of Power, Mass Effect, Red Steel, Freedom Fighters and many others. 

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About CAPCOM

Capcom is a leading worldwide developer, publisher and distributor of interactive entertainment for game consoles, PCs, handheld and wireless devices. Founded in 1983, the company has created hundreds of games, including best-selling franchises Resident Evil®, Street Fighter®, Mega Man® and Devil May Cry®. Capcom maintains operations in the U.S., U.K., France, Germany, Tokyo, Hong Kong and Korea, with corporate headquarters located in Osaka, Japan. More information about Capcom and its products can be found at www.capcom.com or www.capcom-unity.com

Capcom, the Capcom logo, Devil May Cry, Mega Man and Resident Evil are either registered trademarks or trademarks of Capcom Co., Ltd. in the U.S. or other countries. Street Fighter is a registered trademark of Capcom U.S.A., Inc. All other marks are the property of their respective owners.

 

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