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Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two gets Vita launch trailer


Did anyone ask for this port?
Jun 21
Epic Mickey 2 came and went, and was pretty much a step back from the original in every way. What started out as a promising homage to Walt Disney's first major creation -- Oswald the Lucky Rabbit -- ended up in disaster bot... read
Junction Point co-founder doesn't regret time with Disney, interested in mobile space
No one is going to dispute that the entire Epic Mickey franchise was the Matterhorn of unrealized potential. How much of that was due to developer Junction Point Studio's lofty ambitions versus Disney's demands and constraint... read feature

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Epic Mickey 2 coming to the PlayStation Vita


Because everyone wanted this
Mar 18
The Disney Movies UK Twitter account revealed that Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two will be heading to the PlayStation Vita sometime this year. No other info was revealed, but we've reached out to Disney and will have more for... read
Another studio goes under
Following some rumors floating around yesterday, Disney has just confirmed the closure of Austin-based Junction Point Studios: "It was with much sadness that we informed our teams today of changes to our Games organization,... read feature

The DTOID Show: Wii U, Mini Wii, ME3 DLC & Epic Mickey


Wait, you can't romance the female Turian?
Nov 26
We're back from our Thanksgiving break, and we have video game news for you! Gearbox's Randy Pitchford explains why Borderlands 2 won't be coming to the Wii U, and Reggie from Nintendo explains to CNN why the Wii U is g... read
Fault Disney
Epic Mickey is easily among the more tragic wastes of potential we've seen in the videogame industry. It first whipped fans into a frothy lather of excitement when concept images were shown, displaying a twisted and macabre t... read feature

Disney reveals new levels for upcoming Epic Mickey titles


Rainbow exploration for consoles, and hot mermaid action for 3DS
Oct 16
Good Sir Warren (and the fine folks at Disney Interactive) have unveiled a few new levels for both Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, and Castle of Illusion's successor, Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion. As ex... read

Warren Spector and I are totally best friends now


You guys wish you could be me
Oct 14
I failed to mention that, immediately following the Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion preview event last month, Warren Spector led all the journalists on a tour through Magic Kingdom. We went on the Magic Carpet, Haunted... read

Chill with Ariel in the final Power of Illusion world


Under da sea
Oct 12
So far, we've seen quite a bit of Power of Illusion's varying Disney-themed worlds. We were privy to some hot Peter Pan screenshot action compliments of Jordan, and got a look at the castle from Chad's preview. The... read
Epic Mickey 2 on consoles can go jump into a river
I had a bit of trouble containing my excitement when Disney Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion was first revealed. Not only did we learn that it is a hand-drawn 2D platformer by DreamRift, the same team behind Monster Tale and He... read feature

Disney Epic Mickey 2 heading to the Wii U


Sep 13
Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two is officially heading to the Wii U. You are totally shocked by this news, I'm sure. The Wii U version will include GamePad specific features, such as a real-time map of the game world di... read

Warren Spector denies Glenn Beck rabbit ears at event


Sep 05
Glenn Beck is a political talk show host who is hard to love for many. Some might say, he is a loud-mouthed liar who loves to exaggerate and sensationalize for attention. You may be able to understand then why game designer W... read

PAX: Warren Spector compares Epic Mickey to Deus Ex


Sep 02
Okay? That was my first reaction when Warren Spector compared his upcoming Epic Mickey 2 to his legendary masterpiece Deus Ex in a PAX sit down I had with him earlier today. Actually, it was more of a huh? But then the outspo... read

PAX: New screens from Epic Mickey 2 show off new area


Sep 02
While here at PAX, I had a chance to sit down with a new section of upcoming platformer Epic Mickey 2. These just released screens show off the new section of the game that I got to play. Based on Frontier Land in Disneyland,... read

I haven't made a final decision as to what my favorite game at E3 2012 is yet, but Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion for the 3DS is right up there. When DreamRift's game was announced a couple of months ago, I was shocked. Inste... read feature

E3: Nintendo confirms more third-party 3DS titles


Jun 05
While there was no new info about the titles, Nintendo did confirm four forthcoming 3DS titles at E3: Castlevania: Lords of Shadow - Mirror of Fate Scribblenauts Unlimited Disney's Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion Kingdom Hear... read

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


Jun 05
[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 aga... read

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


Apr 04
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... read

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


Apr 04
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 everythi... read

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 feature


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


Mar 25
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. ... read

Epic Mickey 2 is 'the first musical comedy game'


Mar 23
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 hist... read

Epic Mickey 2: The three biggest issues addressed


Mar 23
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 p... read

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 feature

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


Mar 21
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: ... read

Looks like Epic Mickey 2 may be in development


Aug 27
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 h... read

Amazon goes gaming in today's Gold Box


Jan 18
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 ... read

Epic Mickey soundtrack coming December 21st


Dec 15
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 t... read

Spector pleased with negative reviews


Dec 10
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 sp... read






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