Follow us on:

Posts tagged epic-mickey

Epic Mickey making a splash on Wii November 30

Warren Spector's visually striking take on Disney's ancient rodent mascot, Epic Mickey, finally has an official release date. As revealed in a recent Entertainment Weekly article and confirmed to us by Disney, the paint-stained platformer will be released in North America on November 30. (CVG...

Continue Reading

Warren Spector pitched Deus Ex 'spiritual successor' to Disney

Square Enix Europe may be working on an official Deus Ex sequel, but that didn't stop Warren Spector -- one of the creators of the original game -- from pitching a "spiritual successor" to his new employer, Disney. According to Develop, Spector delivered a presentation for a new "futuristic sci-fi...

Continue Reading

Epic Mickey preview: Small mouse, big decisions

Mickey Mouse isn't supposed to be in situations like this. Though I'd been having a great time spraying paint on enemies and wiping out obstacles with magical paint thinner in my PAX demo of Epic Mickey , I found myself absolutely stymied during a crucial moment. Here on my one hand was a...

Continue Reading

Video: Part two of Disney Epic Mickey's opening cinematic

During his keynote speech at PAX yesterday, Warren Spector revealed the second half of Disney Epic Mickey's opening cinematic, which you can find and watch right after the break. The first half, you'll remember, set Mickey up as a mischievous type who'd played around with a magical paintbrush and...

Continue Reading

Epic Mickey Collector's Edition will cover your belongings in paint

Does your plain white Wii look like a blank canvas in your mind's eye, just waiting to be mussed up by a few splashes of darkish blue paint? Your bizarre outlook can be brought to life by purchasing the Epic Mickey Collector's Edition, which was recently revealed by Toys 'R Us' online storefront. ...

Continue Reading

Warren Spector says game devs are 'still making cartoons'

When Warren Spector told Gamescom attendees that the denizens of his chosen profession are "still making cartoons," he wasn't referring to his upcoming illustrated opus, Epic Mickey. Rather, he was voicing his opinion on what he sees to be one of the biggest challenges facing the industry today:...

Continue Reading

Disney Epic Mickey's opening cinematic is probably over your head

Finally, with the release of the opening cinematic for Disney Epic Mickey, we're getting a bigger look at the story going on behind Warren Spector's ode to Disney animation. As expected, it involves some shenanigans with Mickey and a sorcerer (Yen Sid from Fantasia), a magic paintbrush, some paint...

Continue Reading

Warren Spector really wants to make a DuckTales game

When we talked to Warren Spector back at E3 this year, he specifically named the Capcom's DuckTales as one of his favorite Disney games. In a new interview with Industry Gamers, he now says that, "A day does not go by where I don't tell somebody at Disney: 'Uncle Scrooge, come on! Donald! Huey,...

Continue Reading

Warren Spector delivering (presumably) Epic keynote at GDC Europe

Step aside, Will Wright -- there's a new Hollywood It-Girl on the video game industry conference keynote scene. Yes, it seems event planners across the globe are trying to get Deus Ex and, more recently, Epic Mickey creator Warren Spector to come deliver their expo's keynote speech. The ghostly...

Continue Reading

Junction Point taking the (mean) Mickey out of Epic Mickey

One of the key features in Disney Epic Mickey is the ability for players to choose either good or evil actions as Mickey Mouse. We originally learned that Mickey's appearance would change based on what sort of actions you take. Take good actions, and he would appear more like the Mickey we all know...

Continue Reading


Featured Stories

Image

10 Years, 10 Great Games: Danny's picks

Posted on Jul 8th 2014 1:00PM

Image

The Wolf Among Us 'Cry Wolf' review: Ever After

Posted on Jul 8th 2014 11:38AM

Image

10 Years, 10 Great Games: Richard's picks

Posted on Jul 7th 2014 9:00PM

Engadget

Engadget

TUAW

TUAW

Massively

Massively

WoW

WoW