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E3: Disney's Epic Mickey 2 releasing November 18, 2012

[Update: Check out the behind the scenes trailer!] Just in time for Thanksgiving, and the inevitable Black Friday rush, Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two will be hitting stores on November 18, 2012. The game will again feature Mick...

 
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The DTOID Show: Borderlands, Aliens, and SPACE BATTLES!

Not all at the same time, of course. That would be a little too badass, even for you. It doesn't mean there's not plenty to be excited about, though! Today's Destructoid Show covers a lot of topics, including discussion on the various...

 
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You aren't ready: Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion screens

No offense to the console-bound Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, but looking over these screenshots, I'm much more eager to play Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion. Visually speaking, this 3DS platformer is everything I had hoped ...

 
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You can't get more flamboyant than a musical, so it should be no surprise that the predominantly masculine worlds of videogames don't often let their characters burst into song. After all, gunning down terrorists in the Mi...   read

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Epic Mickey 2 lead platform is Wii, 3DS version confirmed

GamesRadar has uploaded a nearly five-minute walkthrough of the upcoming Epic Mickey 2, demonstrating the 360 build and the new drop-in, drop-out co-op. GR has confirmed suspicions that the Wii version is the lead platform. Junction Point ...

 
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Epic Mickey 2 is 'the first musical comedy game'

At Epic Mickey 2's announcement press conference in Austin last week, Junction Point's Senior Creative Director, Warren Spector, surprised attending press members by calling the game "the first musical comedy game in the history of video ga...

 
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Epic Mickey 2: The three biggest issues addressed

At Epic Mickey 2's announcement press conference last week, Junction Point's Warren Spector talked about how the three biggest issues in Epic Mickey have been addressed for the upcoming sequel, which takes the Mouse and his paintbrush multi...

 
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From the unexpected original to the inevitable sequel, Mickey Mouse and veteran game designer Warren Spector are on a strange ride together. With characters breaking into song for musical segments, full voice acting, split...   read

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Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two confirmed for 360/PS3/Wii

Talk of a sequel to Epic Mickey has been going around for what feels like quite a while -- I was almost starting to get worried. This week, the game was shown off to media. We'll have a full preview for Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Tw...

 
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Looks like Epic Mickey 2 may be in development

According to an anonymous Dtoid reader, Epic Mickey 2 is currently being gauged by Disney via online marketing. There are a lot of specifics here, which is always nice. That doesn't mean that the game is definitely going to happen, but it s...

 
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Amazon goes gaming in today's Gold Box

Amazon has cooled their heels with the promotions now that the big holiday shopping season is over. I still check daily for deals but there's never anything I would waste your time with. Until this morning, that is, when I'm happy to report...

 
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Epic Mickey soundtrack coming December 21st

The Disney Epic Mickey soundtrack by Emmy winning composer Jim Dooley will be available on iTunes and other digital music services starting on December 21. Released by Walt Disney Records, this digital score will feature 20 tracks of Dooley...

 
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Spector pleased with negative reviews

Despite claiming earlier this week that reviews "didn't understand" Disney Epic Mickey, designer Warren Spector also stated that he's happy with the varying reviews for his game. According to Spector, he'd rather have split opinions th...

 
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Spector won't admit that Epic Mickey isn't golden spunk

Disney Epic Mickey was released recently and it wasn't perfect. With rather dull 3D platforming and a terrible camera, it had its problems for sure. Warren Spector doesn't think so. In fact, he refuses to believe the camera is an issue at a...

 
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Play Epic Mickey in style with signature caps

If you're wondering what you're going to be wearing on your head when you play Disney's Epic Mickey this week, here's the solution to your conundrum. New Era is releasing its latest signature 59FIFTY cap this week featuring artwork inspired...

 
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Mickey spunks all over the map in this trailer

Here's another Epic Mickey trailer that shows some actual gameplay, instead of showing a bunch of people talk about why it's relevant to Disney fans. He sure loves to get his paint all over the world. If you're wondering whether the game i...

 
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Every year, there are one or two high profile 3rd party Wii games that aspire to actually shoot for mainstream acceptance. There are a lot of reasons why these games are so few and far between, not the least of which being ...   read

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Junction Point digs into archives for Epic Mickey

If you're a fan of Disney and Disney Animation, Junction Point's Epic Mickey -- which hits shelves next week in North America, exclusively for the Wii -- should be a real treat. Junction Point's Warren Spector and company talk about the im...

 
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Up until last week, I wasn't all that interested in Epic Mickey. The game looked alright, but I've never played any of Warren Spector's games, and even more sacrilegious, I wasn't the biggest fan of Disney. My recent trip to ...   read

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Epic Mickey is a love letter to Disneyland

Don't believe Warren Spector. Everyone does not know and understand Disneyland. My first trip to the park was just last Wednesday. That night, I walked through Disneyland alone. Under those conditions, I honestly didn't see what was so gre...

 
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Warren Spector talks up Epic Mickey Storytelling

In a new promotional video for Epic Mickey, Warren Spector and other staff at Junction Point talk about the importance of storytelling.  The more media I consume about the game, the more curious I become about how the final product wi...

 
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While we were at PAX this past weekend, I had the opportunity to sit down with Warren Spector and talk a bit about Disney's Epic Mickey. As we talked about the process of implementing one of the game's core mechanics, the use...   read

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PAX: Second half of Epic Mickey's intro unveiled

At the conclusion of his keynote at the Penny Arcade Expo today, Junction Point's Warren Spector revealed the second half of Epic Mickey's opening cinematic. In it, Mickey finds himself trapped by the Mad Doctor, where he encounters an old...

 
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Epic Mickey Collector's Edition is... well, you can guess

Toy collectors, Disney fans, Mouseketeers, Wii owners, those who like paint and anyone with a working soul get ready for Epic Mickey's Collector's Edition. This is quite a package, especially on the Wii where collector's editions show up on...

 
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Epic Mickey gameplay

Here's a series of brief videos from Epic Mickey. They show distinctly different areas of the game and a variety of gameplay styles. There's a bit of 2D platforming, some 3D-platforming and puzzle-solving and a little taste of combat towar...

 
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Epic Mickey getting the comic treament

Need more proof than the massive team that Epic Mickey is definitely a third-party AAA title on the Wii? Like all good AAA titles, it's getting a comic book spin-off. Well, not exactly a comic book -- a graphic novel and a digital comic ava...

 
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Warren Spector to keynote PAX Prime

Who's ready for PAX Prime, baby!? Yea, you are. Well, get even readier because they've just let out officially that Warren Spector is confirmed as the keynote speaker. He's going to talk about things and other stuff... probably videogames. ...

 
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Epic Mickey team rivals that of Call of Duty

These days it takes a massive team of people to make a AAA game. Games like Call of Duty: Black Ops (300 people) or Assassin's Creed (450 people) have huge teams that work on every detail and cost a lot of money. Most Wii games on the other...

 
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Epic Mickey controller leaves us speechless (also, Tron)

PDP sent over a press release yesterday announcing Tron: Evolution and Epic Mickey controllers it was making, and we basically ignored it. Because, you know, “LOL, controllers,” right? Today’s slow news day forced my hand ...

 

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