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Mickey Mouse returns to star in Castle of Illusion, a fantastical reimagining of the Sega Genesis classic. When the evil witch Mizrabel kidnaps Minnie, it’s up to Mickey to brave the dangers of the Castle of Illusions to rescue Minnie. Gather your courage and traverse enchanted forests, take on hordes of rebellious toys and navigate mazes of living books. Play as Mickey and save Minnie from Mizrabel’s evil clutches!

-Play as Mickey Mouse in this reimagining of the classic Sega Genesis/Mega Drive game!
-Experience a world of wonder, brought to life with all-new graphics and magical adventures!
-Journey across five magical worlds filled with Mizrabel’s powerful minions!
-Complete hidden challenges to customize Mickey with classic costumes!

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What’s New

Version 1.3.0

Castle of Illusion is now available to play on the new iPhone X!

Ratings and Reviews

3.7 out of 5
1.4K Ratings

1.4K Ratings

Happy Feet Two ,

Castle Starring Mickey and Minnie and that Ol' Which

I purchased this game when it first came out by Sega Genisis back in the Early 90's. Thought it was so cool when it was only 16 bit. Now this game is more incredible. The graphics are spectacular. I could never have imagined this game as it is now way back when it first came out. It is so worth purchasing on your iPad Air. I was very angry because I purchased it when I had the iPad 2 and managed to get it to download. When Apple did an software update the game went away and I couldnû't get it to download again. Even though I paid $9.99, played and beat the game. Apple refused to fix the problem and I had to purchase the iPad Air to have it download again. It is so worth owning and if you too purchase the game I couldn't imagine anyone regretting the cost because you will have hours of entertaining fun with this beautiful game. Enjoy!!

Dougiestyle4ever ,

Best Remake of a classic Genesis game

This is one of a few iOS games that I have ever completed.
Disney's Castle of Illusion takes me down memory lane as it is the first Sega Genesis game I ever purchased.
At first, I was somewhat disappointed that this version has a whole new soundtrack and narration, as I was hoping to get that nostalgic feel. However, after completing the game and looking around in the options I realized that there was an option for the classic soundtrack. Perfect!
Castle of Illusion is a true side scrolling adventure reimagined in a '3-D' world.
The graphic are beautiful, perhaps even stunning.
The levels are challenging sometimes frustrating.
The game mechanics and controls take some getting used to but, in my opinion, it adds to the challenge, rather than take away from the fun factor (After all I was able complete it in only a few days).
As someone who is no longer an avid gamer I think SEGA did a remarkable job. I am thrilled that I could play a game that I played as a child and I hope to see many more classics reimagined though I doubt I'd have the time to play them all as I did when I was a kid, but I never would have imagined that I would have had the time and dedication to complete this challenging game either. Thanks SEGA.

Friendlie ,


A masterpiece of an ios game. Never played it on the Genesis but for the iphone it is a slam dunk of a game. Humorous, witty, and fun! Reminds me of old platform games like megaman, sonic, etc where there is a boss you have to kill after each "world".

Only problem is the 3D jumping parts. If you hate jumping like in Turok then you'll have your share of frustrations. People complain it's short but for $1 its worth it. Even $3 it's great! I played on a plane for 2 hours straight and I think I'm a little over half through.

It can be challenging to even a seasoned gamer but the fact that you don't just die and start the entire game over is great. Miss a ledge... no problem there's sublevels to explore. Great for kids and tough enough for gamers (due to touch controls). I just don't want to ever see the licorice dragon ever again!


Disney Electronic Content, Inc.
558.3 MB

Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.



Age Rating
Rated 9+ for the following:
Infrequent/Mild Cartoon or Fantasy Violence
© 2013 Disney


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