Today Disney has unveiled their new Disney Infinity gaming project which has been under development for some time, and is Disney’s most ambitious gaming initiative to date.
Disney Infinity has been designed to integrate Disney characters as collectible figures with digital gaming, with the ability to bring characters from various Disney and Pixar films to play together in a virtual “Toy Box.” Watch the video after the jump to learn more about the Disney Infinity project and see it in action.
“Throughout each story-driven experience, called a “Play Set,” players will solve challenging puzzles, battle enemies and explore iconic locations from famous Disney properties, while collecting unique characters, vehicles, and gadgets from each world and saving them to a virtual “Toy Box.” Players can access their “Toy Box” and build and customize their own unique virtual world using their favourite characters, vehicles, settings and accessories.Disney Infinity allows players the opportunity to share these unique creations in the “Toy Box” mode with friends both online and off.”
The Disney Infinity Platform includes:
– Disney Infinity Interactive Pieces – Initially a line of 40 collectible interactive pieces will be introduced that allow players to expand and customize their play experiences.
– Disney Infinity Interactive Character Figures – Seventeen character figures will allow players to experience a variety of their favorite characters in true to property experiences and in “Toy Box” mode.
Disney Infinity Base – When figures are placed on the Infinity base, they unlock the world and play experiences of Disney Infinity.
– Disney Infinity Power Discs – Interactive discs can be placed on the Infinity base to power up characters and “Toy Box” with unique powers, customizations and gadgets.
Development of the new Disney Infinity gaming “Toy Box” is being led by Disney Interactive and Avalanche Software, and more information can be found over on the Disney Infinity website.
Source: Business Wire