Tag Archives: warren spector
Mon, Mar 19, 2012 | 01:15 GMT
Critics in general are tough to please, but what about when your critic is the man who created the very franchise that you’ve worked so tirelessly to reboot?
Tue, Mar 06, 2012 | 21:37 GMT
Warren Spector will be revealing his latest title on March 27, according comments made to French fansite Nintendo-Master. On that date, Spector will announce an “epic project,” which hints that it could be the next installment for Epic Mickey. Rumors that the title was in development for PS3, Wii, and Xbox 360 surfaced back in January, and the report stated it would contain two-player splitscreen and release in the fall. We’ll throw Disney a line and see if we get a bite.
Thu, Feb 23, 2012 | 21:09 GMT
Warren Spector believed video game history needs to be preserved for future generations and has called upon publishers, developers, and gamers to be the “cultural gatekeepers” of the medium.
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”.
Sat, Aug 27, 2011 | 19:56 BST
Shots from a what appears to be a Disney survey, suggest the firm is determining whether or not there is sufficient interest in developing Epic Mickey 2.
Fri, Feb 18, 2011 | 18:22 GMT
Disney has announced a new DuckTales comic series which will be written by Warren Spector and features the art of Miquel Pujol.
Fri, Feb 18, 2011 | 04:17 GMT
Deus Ex and Epic Mickey creator Warren Spector has said his interest in completely linear games is less than zero, and if it comes to that, he’ll quit making games.
Thu, Jan 27, 2011 | 01:22 GMT
Legendary designer Warren Spector has revealed his motivations for the acclaimed and beloved Deus Ex: irritation with another game, and the chance to shame his fellow developers.
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.
Thu, Nov 25, 2010 | 14:59 GMT
Don’t call it Epic Mickey, for God’s sake. Walt’ll come out of cryogenesis and freeze your ass.
Fri, Nov 19, 2010 | 20:25 GMT
Epic Mickey is out next week on Wii, and for those who plan on picking it up will see a section of the game Warren Spector is surprised made it into the final version at all.
Fri, Nov 12, 2010 | 10:55 GMT
Epic Mickey will be the “best-looking” game on Wii when it releases. Ever.
Tue, Oct 05, 2010 | 16:08 BST
Epic Mickey’s Warren Spector is featured in the latest video for the Wii’s action-adventure title, and we’ve posted it below the break for you.
Wed, Sep 15, 2010 | 16:02 BST
Good news everyone. Disney has given Epic Mickey a release date of November 25 in Europe, November 26 in the UK, and November 30 in the US.
Tue, Sep 14, 2010 | 17:02 BST
Warren Spector believes that due to games being available for every preference on every medium, the industry is currently in a “Golden Age”.
Wed, Sep 08, 2010 | 11:11 BST
Tue, Sep 07, 2010 | 22:46 BST
Warren Spector has said his studio, Junction Point, is interested in further exploring the story of Epic Mickey once the original game is released.