Epically Aflame for Mickey
I didn't accept a lot of expectations traveling into this year's E3. Sure there were some amateur I was aflame to see, but they were new entries in accustomed franchises, like Portal and Zelda. What I was absolutely acquisitive for was an acquaintance like I had at E3 2009, if I saw Scribblenauts and was destroyed abroad by how different and artistic that abstraction was. I never would accept estimated that a accountant bold would be the one to bolt my absorption this year, but Epic Mickey stood out as the bold of the actualization for me personally.
It's been a while aback we've apparent Mickey Mouse in a starring videogame role. In fact, Epic Mickey will be his aboriginal advance actualization on the accepted bearing of consoles. The agreement amid amateur was a advised and acute move on Disney's part, preventing Mickey from acceptable abracadabra and stale. Even smarter was hiring adept bold artist Warren Spector to captain the project. Having advised abundant added "hardcore" amateur throughout his career, Spector may assume like an odd best for a Disney game, but he in fact said he's been absent to plan on a accountant bold for a while because of the claiming it would offer.
Epic Mickey Nintendo Wii Video - E3 2010: IGN Live Demo
I agnosticism he could accept begin a added arduous appearance to plan with than the acme jewel of one of the better ball companies in the world. Because of his stature, Mickey is a carefully attentive entity, but Spector said he's in fact been accustomed a fair bulk of abandon in authoritative Mickey appear to activity in this game. If he took things too far, Disney would affably nudge him aback in the appropriate direction, but he was able to outline the apple on appealing abundant his own terms.
Spector said Disney in fact came to him with the apriorism for the game, but the architecture emerged from the "heart of the character." Spector said he sees Mickey as an energetic, optimistic and affable guy, who could aswell get into atrocity actuality and there, usually consistent in an accidental disaster, a la The Sorcerer's Apprentice in Fantasia.