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Game developer: Let's not be like comic books

Warren Spector, a prominent video game developer for Disney, says at GDC Europe that if the industry isn't careful, it might get marginalized as a niche market like that of U.S. comics.

By Aug. 16, 2010

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The fascinating tweets of a murderer? Um, no

This story was originally written on a mistaken assumption that Phil Spector was tweeting from jail. We subsequently learned that we had been taken in by a hoax, by a Twitter user who was posing as Spector.

By Jun. 3, 2009

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Epic Mickey seeks to morph mouse into game hero

Disney launches the first Wii game for the iconic character. The company hopes to use the title to raise Mickey Mouse to the level of Mario in the gaming world.

By Nov. 30, 2010

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Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two due this fall

Junction Point and Warren Spector developing sequel for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and Wii with coop play, full-voice acting, and a focus on music.

By Mar. 21, 2012

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Bike parts get artists' imaginations in gear

When a bike components company challenges artists to create sculptures and collages from bicycle parts, expect the unexpected. Like deer skulls and one-person circus machines.

By Nov. 28, 2012

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Q&A: Bringing back Mickey Mouse's dark side

Well-known video game designer will get a chance to show the world the mischievous side of the world-famous cartoon icon in Disney's Epic Mickey, a game for the Wii scheduled for a fall 2010 release.

By Nov. 4, 2009

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Redbox presses play on game rentals nationwide

A test run that started in a few kiosks nearly two years ago leads Redbox to offering games in 21,000 kiosks nationwide--for $2 per day.

By Jun. 17, 2011

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Redbox readies $2 game rentals

After testing game rentals through its kiosks in 5,000 locations, the company will expand the offering to 21,000 of its more than 27,000 sites around the U.S.

By Apr. 29, 2011

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Is Bleacher Report ready for some football?

day on the job At one of the biggest sports sites in the country, preparing to make its Super Bowl coverage as strong as possible is the most important job of the year. CNET was on hand to see the plan take shape.

By Feb. 4, 2012

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Report: Disney lays off half its game staff

The purported layoffs come as the company transitions from console content to casual games with the help of recently acquired Playdom, according to CNBC.

By Jan. 25, 2011