Weekend Promo: Deponia 95% off, up to 75% off Tropico, Port Royale, Settlers and more at GOG.

Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse (Genesis)

Published by
Developed by
Released
Platform
87
MobyRank
100 point score based on reviews from various critics.
3.8
MobyScore
5 point score based on user ratings.
Not an American user?

Description

This is the first Mickey Mouse game for Sega consoles. In this game the famous Disney character must face the dangers of weird fantasy lands such as an enchanted forest and a toy world. Mickey must rescue his girlfriend Minnie who's been kidnapped by the evil witch Mizrabel.

The game play follows the traditional 2D hop 'n' bop platform style in both 8-bit and 16-bit versions. Apart from the story and the music, which is the same, all the rest (including controls, moves, stages and, obviously, graphics), are totally different.

Screenshots

Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse Genesis Game over screen
Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse Genesis Water level rises and falls in this level, watch out
Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse Genesis Jumping over bugs
Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse Genesis A witch!

Alternate Titles

  • "アイラブミッキーマウス ふしぎのお城大冒険" -- Japanese spelling
  • "I Love Mickey Mouse: Fushigi no Oshiro Daibōken" -- Japanese title
  • "Castle of Illusion Estrelando Mickey Mouse" -- Brazilian title

Part of the Following Groups

User Reviews

One of Sega/Disney's Best Games. Guy Chapman (1744) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars
Excellent early Genesis platformer Paul Jones (275) 4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars4.25 Stars
A Magical Gem ETJB (447) 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars

The Press Says

SEGA-Mag (Objectif-SEGA) Nov 24, 2012 10 out of 10 100
VideoGame Jun, 1991 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars 100
Raze Mar, 1991 92 out of 100 92
1UP! Jun 12, 2009 90 out of 100 90
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Dec, 1990 36 out of 40 90
Sega-16.com Jun 24, 2004 9 out of 10 90
ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) Feb, 1991 10.6 out of 12 88
Deeko 2004 8 out of 10 80
HonestGamers Dec 19, 2003 8 out of 10 80
Jeuxvideo.com Feb 12, 2010 13 out of 20 65

Forums

There are currently no topics for this game.


Trivia

Awards

  • Retro Gamer
    • Issue #37 – #25 in the "Top 25 Platformers of All Time" poll

Mumm-Ra (379) added Castle of Illusion starring Mickey Mouse (Genesis) on Mar 10, 2003