PENNY ARCADE EXPO ATTENDEES WITNESS A REUNION OF EPIC PROPORTIONS AS WARREN SPECTOR UNVEILS DISNEY EPIC MICKEY’S OPENING MOVIE PART TWO IN HIS KEYNOTE ADDRESS
September 3, 2010 - Industry luminary Warren Spector today revealed Part Two of the Disney Epic Mickey video game opening movie at the conclusion of his keynote address at the Penny Arcade Expo in Seattle, Washington. Concluding the back story for Disney Epic Mickey,Part Two follows Mickey Mouse as he regains consciousness in Wasteland only to find himself trapped in the clutches of The Mad Doctor. Mickey encounters an old foe, meets a new one and encounters his half brother, Oswald the Lucky Rabbit, for the first time ever.
Disney Epic Mickeyis an action-adventure platforming game for the Wii console that sends Mickey Mouse on an epic journey of creativity and discovery. As Mickey, the player is propelled into Wasteland, an alternate world made up of Disney’s long forgotten characters and attractions, and is given the power to wield paint and paint thinner to dynamically change the world while determining Mickey’s path to becoming an epic hero.
Through the use of this unique paint and paint thinner, the key components of animation and Mickey’s tools for impacting his world, players will have the ability to shape how the story unfolds as they discover the concept of “Playstyle Matters” – an innovative style of gameplay created by Disney Interactive Studios’ Junction Point, led by industry luminary Warren Spector, where players creatively tackle different challenges in the world to explore all the possibilities and storylines – but with consequences for their chosen actions.