And while Spector, who started his career as an academic, admits that he's aware of the potential connection, he doesn't want people to draw too many connections. "You have to throw in literary references every once in awhile," he said. What seems to have influenced Spector more is a children's book author who deals with heady ideas like replica Breitling A17380 Men's watch theology, philosophy and John Milton's Paradise Lost. "What Philip Pullman does is inspiration in everything I want to do,"he said "You can make something that appeals to kids but is interesting to adults as well.
In December 2007, Spector wrote on his blog about how much he would love to create a game based on Pullman's Golden Compass At the time he was already in the midst of working on Disney Epic Mickey, he said. "I had my first discussion with Disney in September 2005, then boring business stuff happened and then we did concept replica Breitling Windrider Chrono Cockpit art and then we separated for awhile and came back together," he said. In September 2007 Disney acquired Spector's studio, Junction Point Studios, which was well into game concept work
I asked Spector if creating a game based on such a beloved and widely known character had satisfied the itch he expressed in his blog about Golden Compass. "To some extent it did," he said "But if you ever stop itching it's time to retire. "I think getting the opportunity to play in the playground that Disney offers, that is what this opportunity is replica Breitling Aeromarine Super Avenger Men's watch really about for me. ""When you say you're messing with Mickey Mouse people's eyes really light up. "While Spector's vision of Mickey seems to be darker than the character's most recognizable appearances, there are still lines the game won't be crossing.