Some kind of "presentation" of Epic Mickey 2
will occur next week, according to a tweet
from France's Nintendo Magazine. Being a Nintendo magazine, the publication specifically highlights a 3DS version called "Power of Illusion" – a name that recalls classic Mickey games like World of Illusion
and Castle of Illusion
. The tweet also points to a "classic" 2D game that will be shown during next week's event, but stops short of providing any actual details.
A sequel to 2010's Epic Mickey
has been rumored for some time, to the extent that box art for the game has even been bandied about by a marketing survey
. Warren Spector's Junction Point Studios, the development house behind Epic Mickey,
was hit by layoffs
last January after the Wii-exclusive title launched, likely due to massive losses
in Disney's interactive (read: games
Update: Disney Interactive declined to comment, saying it had "no information to share at this time."