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I’m conflicted about the Castle of Illusion “re-imagining”

From the article, "Sega has just announced a reboot of Castle of Illusion Featuring Mickey Mouse for the PS3, Xbox 360 and Windows and I don’t know what to think. I’m looking at the first round of screenshots of this re-imagining and watching the first trailer and I just don’t know. I want to be happy about the announcement. I want to think that it is, without a doubt, good news. I mean, I loved playing Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse. It was one of the best games on the Genesis. Yet, I can’t muster the same enthusiasm about its revival as I did for DuckTales Remastered."

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Root1624d ago (Edited 1624d ago )

The Hub looks off....the old game never had massive books and envelopes scattered around. It wasn't a fantasy castle it was a scary looking witches castle.

Not too sure on the 2.5d look aswell

Least with Ducktales they kept it simple and more towards the feel of the old game

"Though it was short, Dreamrift did an incredible job with this Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse tribute. It’s a gorgeous 2D game that works beautifully, while also continuing the Mizrabel and Castle of Illusion saga."

See I hated that game...they were just using Castle of Illusion to sell a handheld version of Epic Mickey. The problem was that it wasn't continuing the Illusion games because Epic Mickey and the Illusion games are two totally different franchises.