The Imagineer of Wasteland: Epic Mickey’s Warren Spector

Originally posted on the DIS Unplugged: The highly anticipated new Wii video game, Disney Epic Mickey, was recently released.  With this game, Warren Spector, Epic Mickey’s creator, looked to create the video game equivalent of a Pixar film – entertainment for everyone.  Spector is well-known and respected in the gaming world for creating popular video game series such as Wing Commander and Deus Ex, but with Disney Epic Mickey Spector wanted to create a video game that appealed to more than just hard-core gaming fans.  I recently participated in a conference call with Warren Spector.  Click here to read and listen to Spector’s thoughts on creating the new Wii action-adventure game as well as his love of Disney.

About Dave Parfitt

Married, father of two girls, and living in the heart of the Finger Lakes. I'm a runner with a PhD in neuroscience and a passion for travel.