Mega Man and Mighty No. 9 creator Keiji Inafune has posted a New Year's greeting in which he reveals that production on his latest epic is almost complete -- as well as showing off a hitherto unseen level.

He refers to the development of the game as a "pleasure" and states that he can't wait for players to experience "the frustration of defeat" when they play the final release. Coming from anyone else that comment might sound a little odd, but this is the guy who gave us Mega Man, a title which has the power to totally befuddle teenagers.

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