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Warren Spector: 'Ultraviolence' in games going too far

Epic Mickey producer Warren Spector had only a limited view of E3 from within meeting rooms, but he still saw plenty of gruesome violence. "The ultraviolence has to stop," Spector told GI.biz. "We have to stop loving it. I just don't believe in the effects argument at all, but I do believe that we...

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Epic Mickey 2 paints a launch date of November 18 [Update: Platforms]

Epic Mickey 2: The Power of 2 is due out on November 18, Disney Interactive Media Group announced today. The above trailer comes straight out of E3, magically transported to computer screens around the globe. It features Oswald, Mickey, a baby, a movie-announcer-voiced narrator and, most...

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Epic Mickey 2 and 'The Power of Next Gen'

Epic Mickey's first foray was a Wii-exclusive affair. This time around, Junction Point is bringing Mickey's epic-ness to what it's calling "next-gen consoles." We might call them "7-year-old consoles," but, well, Mickey's best bud is from 1920, so we can appreciate the anachronism at play here....

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Report: Epic Mickey 2 making a splash on PC and Mac

In addition to debuts on the Xbox 360 and PS3, and a 3DS spinoff, Epic Mickey: The Power of Two is apparently taking a steamboat ride to the PC and Mac. During a London preview event, Junction Point representatives told GameSpy that PC and Mac versions were planned. We were able to check out the...

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Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion confirmed for 3DS by Nintendo Power

During all the Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two pre-announcement kerfuffle this week, we caught wind of a supposed 3DS version that, until now, has gone unmentioned by Disney Interactive. While we've still yet to receive an official announcement, Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion has appeared on...

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How the power of 700 goes into one Epic Mickey 2

Warren Spector recently told GamesIndustry.biz that over 700 people worldwide were working on his next game, which of course turned out to be Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two. To us, that seemed unfathomably vast -- it's larger than Capcom's estimate for Resident Evil 6 by 100 heads. So, in...

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The power of inclusion in Epic Mickey 2

In retrospect, it's obvious that Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two would be a musical. It's the natural path toward making the Disneyest thing possible, and that's where Junction Point creative director Warren Spector's interests lie. Before I played a demo, I and other press were presented with a...

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Look at these adorable Epic Mickey 2 Wii controller prototypes

You may not get HD graphics if you stick with the Wii for Epic Mickey 2, but you will have the opportunity to experience a more tactile verisimilitude. During a preview event for the sequel, Junction Point showed off prototypes for two new Nunchuk controllers based on in-game items. The first is an...

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Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two's debut trailer is all about togetherness

Wait, there's a second Epic Mickey game? It's got colors! And a second dude (Oswald)! And ... did we mention colors? Go grab a friend and watch this together....

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Epic Mickey 2 on PS3 supports Move, but no Kinect on Xbox

The first Epic Mickey made extensive use of the Wii Remote's pointer, to control the direction of Mickey's paint and thinner. The PS3 version of Epic Mickey 2 will use the PlayStation Move accessory to replicate that experience, though I was unable to see this functionality in my hands-on demo this...

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