Tag Archives: Junction Point
Thu, Apr 05, 2012 | 11:52 BST
Wed, Apr 04, 2012 | 17:07 BST
Wii lead platform on Epic Mickey 2 due to Junction Point “driving the creative on all three platforms”
Warren Spector has said the reason Wii is the lead platform on Epic Mickey 2 was due to Junction Point “driving the creative on all three platforms.”
Wed, Apr 04, 2012 | 16:54 BST
Screenshots for Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion have landed on the interwebs. Check them out below. The 3DS game will contain a drawing and painting function allowing players to create rough versions of objects which will “magically transform into classic Disney-style 2D illustrations.”
Tue, Apr 03, 2012 | 19:30 BST
Warren Spector has clarified how Epic Mickey 2′s musical numbers will work while reassuring those loathe to the thought, they won’t be forced to participate in any musical numbers in the game.
Fri, Mar 30, 2012 | 16:53 BST
Junction Point has confirmed Epic Mickey 2 will launch on PC and Mac bring the game’s launch platforms to total of six.
Mon, Mar 26, 2012 | 14:51 BST
Mon, Mar 26, 2012 | 00:16 BST
Sat, Mar 24, 2012 | 20:06 GMT
Warren Spector has said he and the team at Junction Point wanted to do another Epic Mickey game because there were still stories they wanted to tell set in the Wasteland.
Sat, Mar 24, 2012 | 13:11 GMT
Epic Mickey: Power of Illusion has been announced for 3DS, according to the latest issue of Nintendo Power. The game is in development at Dreamrift, and as of press time little else is known regarding the game, but that will all change once issue 277 hits stands. You can view a full-sized cap of the magazine cover through AGB. Thanks, NWR.
Fri, Mar 23, 2012 | 11:32 GMT
Disney’s gone live with the first trailer for Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two following its announcement earlier this week. The video goes heavy on gameplay and features co-op action between Mickey and Oswald. Get the video below. Its confirmed the PS3 version will feature Move support and released the first screens of it in action. Those are also below the break.
It’s out this fall for Wii, PS3 and 360.
Tue, Mar 20, 2012 | 12:34 GMT
Fri, Feb 03, 2012 | 13:48 GMT
Junction Point boss Warren Spector will be the recipient of this year’s Lifetime Achievement Award at GDC, organisers have announced. The ex-Ion Storm head, who created Deus Ex, Thief and System Shock at Looking Glass, will pick up the award at the Game Developers Choice Awards on March 7. GDC GM Meggan Scavio said Spector’s career to date “exemplifies the exact qualities that a Lifetime Achievement Award recipient should possess.”
Big congrats to Warren.
Wed, Nov 16, 2011 | 15:22 GMT
Junction Head boss Warren Spector has teased the studio’s upcoming future projects, promising “surprises”.
Thu, Apr 21, 2011 | 09:13 BST
Whilst Epic Mickey’s gameplay may have been a mixed bag, its art style was striking. A number of new concept pieces have been posted on French website PixAzura. Have a gander.
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 | 09:32 GMT
Tue, Jan 25, 2011 | 01:13 GMT
Although Warren Spector has made some hopeful sequel noises, Disney doesn’t appear amused by Epic Mickey’s poor critical and commercial performance. Industry figures are talking about significant layoffs at the Junction Point studio.
Sun, Jan 16, 2011 | 17:30 GMT
Thu, Jan 06, 2011 | 19:44 GMT
Warren Spector has stated in an interview with Develop he’s a bit disappointed that the gaming industry tends to focus more on combat mechanics when it should be looking to include other interactive means of compelling gameplay.
Tue, Nov 23, 2010 | 22:11 GMT
Disney has released a video for Epic Mickey which digs into the archives a bit.
Fri, Nov 12, 2010 | 11:53 GMT
Disney CEO Bob Iger has said the company is to “probably” invest less in its console gaming efforts in future.