BURBANK, Calif. – (October 28, 2009) – Disney Interactive Studios today announced the development of Disney Epic Mickey, an adventure-platforming game with light role-playing elements for the Wii™ home video game console. The game stars Mickey Mouse who has been re-imagined for videogames by luminary game designer Warren Spector and his Junction Point game development studio. In Disney Epic Mickey, Spector, a life-long Disney fan, taps into Mickey Mouse’s rich history along with the characters and worlds brought to life by Walt Disney to create an edgy and unexpected cartoon adventure.
Mickey Mouse will get his debut feature game on the Wii with the newly announced Disney Epic Mickey. Redesigned for game play by renowned game designer Warren Spector Mickey takes on a whole new life and form to battle his nemesis Yen Sid (sorcerers apprentice) . Looking at the screenshots and artwork it looks like Warren has taken Mickey back to its original roots with a more evil and mischievous look:
Our Disney Epic Mickey walkthrough will guide you through the beginning to ending moments of cutscenes and gameplay for the Nintendo Wii-exclusive reboot of the Mickey Mouse character. This was done to show his more devious fun side, and made a reality by videogame designer Warren Spector in collaboration with Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar.
In Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, gamers will play as Mickey Mouse and for the first time ever, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit -- Walt Disney's first cartoon star -- in an all-new adventure of creativity and discovery. The game returns Mickey Mouse and Oswald the Lucky Rabbit to Wasteland, an alternate world filled with 80 years of forgotten Disney characters and theme park attractions. Now, Mickey and Oswald must join forces as true partners -- Mickey with his magical paint brush that wields paint and thinner, and Oswald with his powerful remote control that allows him to command electricity. Unleash the power of creativity in an epic battle to save this magical world of Wasteland and change it forever in this heroic adventure!