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  • Summary: Deus Ex and Thief cocreator Warren Spector is developing a dark, Wii-exclusive adventure featuring Disney's rodent mascot.
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  • Developer: Junction Point
  • Genre(s): Action, Adventure, General, Platformer, Platformer, 3D, 3D
  • # of players: No Online Multiplayer
  • Cheats: On GameFAQs
  • Rating: E
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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 47 out of 78
  2. Negative: 4 out of 78
  1. Jan 18, 2011
    90
    Epic Mickey is pure magic and makes you realise what we're missing from today's society and why Walt Disney's cartoons were just so good.
  2. Dec 8, 2010
    88
    The developers have done a great job in making this universe quite epic as you attempt to colourise this dull and dark universe. Sent there by a bad scientist, it's once again up to Mickey to save the universe and the game gives the player some power in how this will be done.
  3. Dec 13, 2010
    83
    There are enough side missions to keep the main game feeling fresh, and enough darkness for Mickey to overcome, once again showcasing his badass side.
  4. Dec 8, 2010
    78
    If you are willing to put up with an incredibly frustrating camera and problematic combat in order to experience a rich world and entertaining story then give Epic Mickey a try.
  5. LEVEL (Czech Republic)
    Jan 15, 2011
    70
    Marvelous game, stunning animations, RPG motives, multiple solutions to puzzles, stylish visuals, great hero with potential to compete with iconic Mario – all buried six feet under because of crappy camera and controls. [Issue#199]
  6. 65
    Epic Mickey is a game that falls short in the part that counts: the gameplay.
  7. Dec 13, 2010
    40
    Nevermind these heightened expectations, though: even on its own merits, Epic Mickey is a platformer that feels about a generation behind, though one with just enough flashes of inspiration to keep you constantly aware of its wasted potential.

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Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 35 out of 57
  2. Negative: 4 out of 57
  1. Dec 3, 2010
    10
    I don't understand why all the hardcore "gamerz" out there believe this title should have been made only for them. My kids love the game andI don't understand why all the hardcore "gamerz" out there believe this title should have been made only for them. My kids love the game and have enjoyed it tremendously. Maybe they aren't trying to be journalists and sound important on the internet for all the other nerds. I'm very happy with my children's enjoyment of this game and I trust Disney. The end. Expand
  2. May 14, 2013
    10
    Great game,great dialogue is strong in concept and.....a bit flawed in execution don't ya think? But...i absolutely love this game,aGreat game,great dialogue is strong in concept and.....a bit flawed in execution don't ya think? But...i absolutely love this game,a platformer masterpiece that will NEVER bore the player. Expand
  3. Dec 12, 2010
    9
    Great game! Some bugs, but still finishes way above the sea level thanks to constant development, a nice story, good graphics and top notchGreat game! Some bugs, but still finishes way above the sea level thanks to constant development, a nice story, good graphics and top notch gameplay. Having said that, the camera system can be a bit annoying at times and the game play doesn't always provide instant gratification, but I'd say... 9 Expand
  4. Jul 25, 2011
    8
    Definitely for hard core Disney fan for sure, the level design plays solid with nice dimensions. The goofy graphic style is caricaturist. ButDefinitely for hard core Disney fan for sure, the level design plays solid with nice dimensions. The goofy graphic style is caricaturist. But also feels like a mature version, some creepy presentation is suddenly. Undoubtedly needs to get more sharpened because it isn't for anyone. Expand
  5. Apr 2, 2013
    7
    This game is not bad, per say. It has its flaws such the camera which really hurts the game in the long run. But, it does tell a story in aThis game is not bad, per say. It has its flaws such the camera which really hurts the game in the long run. But, it does tell a story in a grim tone without being a waste of time. The platforming and puzzles are great, but most importantly, its Disney references are remarkable. If you are a Disney fan or enjoy a good platformer you will enjoy Epic Mickey. Expand
  6. Dec 2, 2010
    6
    An awful camera and clunky controls prevent this charming platformer from fulfilling its potential. While the art direction is generally good,An awful camera and clunky controls prevent this charming platformer from fulfilling its potential. While the art direction is generally good, it seems that Junction Point has failed to meet the expectations generated from the stunning conceptual artwork. The lack of recorded dialogue is a disappointment as the sound design is, for the most part, impressive. Epic Mickey is a solid game, but I can't shake the feeling that it's incomplete. Expand
  7. Mar 25, 2011
    0
    it is stupid with dumb controls and uninspired story. Platformers are usually fun but not this one. You can expect graphics to suck and gameit is stupid with dumb controls and uninspired story. Platformers are usually fun but not this one. You can expect graphics to suck and game to be lam. Big waste of time.DO NOT BUY IT SUCKS. Expand

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#7 Most Discussed Wii Game of 2010
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#3 Most Shared Wii Game of 2010