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Epic Mickey 2 for Vita coming June 18

By Steve Watts, May 23, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Epic Mickey 2 is coming to Vita on June 18, with a few new touch features.


Warren Spector wants to be 'bored,' then do a startup or teach

By Steve Watts, Apr 05, 2013 11:25am PDT

Warren Spector talks about the lessons learned from Junction Point, and how consulting, teaching, or another start-up are among his possible future plans.


"Deus Ex may be unsurpassd still, but that was 13 years ago. It's time for something as ..."

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Epic Mickey 2 makes surprise visit to PS Vita

By Andrew Yoon, Mar 18, 2013 10:30am PDT

Disney is giving Epic Mickey 2 another chance--announcing a new port of the months-old game for PS Vita.


"I don't mind spending $40 on a really good game. $40 for a mediocre game and I'll pass. "

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Epic Mickey's Spector 'excited for the future'

By John Keefer, Jan 30, 2013 6:45am PST

Disney announced yesterday that it had closed down its Epic Mickey development house Junction Point Studios. Studio chief Warren Spector had been silent to that point other than a vague post on LinkedIn that he was unemployed. But Spector has finally spoken up via Facebook, ...


"I'm glad we won't have to hear from "drunk on the Disney Kool-Aid" Warren Spector. During the ..."

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Disney officially closes Epic Mickey developer

By John Keefer, Jan 29, 2013 9:40am PST

After last night's speculation, Disney has confirmed today that it has closed Austin-based developer Junction Point Studios, the brainchild of Warren Spector and creator of the iconic Epic Mickey series.


"I would shit my pants if Warren joins Square / Enix Montreal (they did DE:HR, right?) or Bethesda."

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Fate of Epic Mickey developer unclear, shutdown rumored

By Andrew Yoon, Jan 28, 2013 3:45pm PST

Junction Point, the Texas-based developer of the Epic Mickey franchise, is in trouble. In fact, Warren Spector's studio may be getting shut down entirely.


"The other part of the rumor is that it's a franchise that people would expect Retro to make."

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Epic Mickey 2 developed by Blitz Games on PS3 and Xbox 360

By John Keefer, Mar 23, 2012 8:30am PDT

Blitz Game Studios is helping develop Epic Mickey 2 in conjunction with Junction Point, providing the PS3 and Xbox 360 ports for the game.


Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two preview

By John Keefer, Mar 23, 2012 3:00am PDT

Warren Spector shows off his fascination with Oswald the Lucky Rabbit in Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, a comedy musical.


"All the versions were on display at the event. The only people at the event were Disney and ..."

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Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two coming to PS3, Xbox 360, and Wii

By John Keefer, Mar 21, 2012 1:00pm PDT

Warren Spector talks about the sequel to his original Wii game, Epic Mickey, discussing changes and updates.


"We bought it. My daughters (7 and 10) did play two times with it, then got bored."

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Disney Epic Mickey 2 interest surveyed

By Steve Watts, Aug 29, 2011 7:30am PDT

Disney Epic Mickey may receive a sequel, as a survey is circulating to gauge interest. It will purportedly feature co-op split-screen play.


"Warren has lost his magic after the original Deus Ex, which is pretty sad..."

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