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Junction Point closure confirmed

Postby Valay » Tue Jan 29, 2013 11:49 am

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Disney Interactive has confirmed that Junction Point Studios has closed its doors. The company was officially shuttered today.

In a statement, Disney said:

"It was with much sadness that we informed our teams today of changes to our Games organization, which include the closure of Junction Point Studios. These changes are part of our ongoing effort to address the fast-evolving gaming platforms and marketplace and to align resources against our key priorities. We're extremely grateful to Warren Spector and the Junction Point team for their creative contributions to Disney with Disney Epic Mickey and Disney Epic Mickey 2."

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Re: Junction Point closure confirmed

Postby Windstar » Tue Jan 29, 2013 3:15 pm

Aw, man this is awful news. How could this happen?!

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Re: Junction Point closure confirmed

Postby ehead » Tue Jan 29, 2013 8:50 pm

This is pretty surprising. IIRC the first Epic Mickey game sold quite well; too bad about its sequel though. I wonder where will Warren Spector go; hoping for other employees to land on their feet.
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