Today, Disney Interactive unveiled two Disney Infinity mobile apps entitled “Disney Infinity: Action!” and “Disney Infinity: Toy Box”, which will provide players with the unique opportunity to greatly extend their console experience. The “Disney Infinity: Toy Box” app will allow players to build, edit and continue playing the same game on both their iPad and console.
The “Disney Infinity: Action!” app will allow players to become storytellers by using the Movie Maker feature, which will bring the Disney Infinity characters to life by creating their very own, unique movie. Where else will you see Mr. Incredible, Sulley, Jack Sparrow and Tonto in the same movie?
My kids are super excited for the launch of Disney Infinity but I gotta hide my iPad soon!
Disney Infinity: Toy Box will be available for free on iTunes in the coming weeks.
Disney Infinity: Action! will be available for free on iTunes and in the Windows Store on August 15 and it will be available for the Google Play Store soon.
Disney Interactive Unveils Mobile Plans for Disney Infinity
Two New Apps, “Disney Infinity: Action!” & “Disney Infinity: Toy Box” Provide Players More Ways to Experience the Magic
BURBANK, Calif. – (AUGUST 14, 2013) – Disney Interactive today unveiled two Disney Infinity mobile apps, Disney Infinity: Action! and Disney Infinity: Toy Box, which will provide unprecedented connected extensions of the console experience. The apps will help make Disney Infinity one of the most connected, cross-platform game initiatives ever developed, giving players the opportunity to experience Disney Infinity wherever they go.
Disney Infinity: Toy Box
The Disney Infinity: Toy Box app allows players to build and edit new worlds from the Disney Infinity Toy Box mode on their iPad. Players can also transfer any Toy Box creation between their iPad and console, allowing them to continue right where they left off, from any platform. When done playing on the iPad, players can then sync their Toy Box creation to their console game they will be able to unlock even more props, characters and decorations. Disney Infinity: Toy Box will be available for free for the iPad in the coming weeks.
Features of the app include:
- Intuitive multi-touch controls for building and playing the Toy Box mode.
- More than 60 free items to build Toy Box creations – including terrain, track pieces and decorations.
- The ability to transfer creations cross-platform for further editing/play.
- Any item unlocked in a player’s console Toy Box will become available in the app.
- Play with Mr. Incredible for free. Use web codes included with toys at retail or make purchases in-app to bring more than 20 of your favorite Disney and Disney/Pixar characters into the Toy Box app
Disney Infinity: Action! App
In the Disney Infinity: Action! app, players become storytellers. Through the unique Movie Maker feature, players can bring Disney Infinity characters to life by creating their own movies starring themselves alongside Mr. Incredible, Sulley, and Jack Sparrow. Players will be able to choose from more than 30 different available unique animations and dozens of props such as Buzz Lightyear’s Jet Pack to create their own story.
Features of the app include:
- Discover unique animations and use them in the Movie Maker to create your own movies
- Choose from a high caliber cast of characters including Mr. Incredible, Sulley and Jack Sparrow
- More than 30 animations to use in videos such as flexing muscles with Mr. Incredible, sword fighting with Jack Sparrow and scaring a friend with Sulley
- Use props in your videos such from Disney staples like Tron and Toy Story
- Share the movies by posting to Facebook or YouTube or sending via email
Disney Infinity: Action! will be available for free on iTunes and in the Windows Store on August 15. It will be available for the Google Play Store soon.
Disney Infinity is an all-new game platform that gives players the freedom to create stories and play experiences starring some of the most beloved characters from the Walt Disney Company and Pixar Animation Studios. Disney Infinity allows players to both experience original adventures in some of their favorite Disney and Pixar worlds and to build their own worlds using the power of their imagination in the “Toy Box” mode. The game is rated E-10+ by the ESRB.
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About Disney Interactive
Disney Interactive, one of the world’s largest creators of high-quality interactive entertainment across all platforms, is the part of The Walt Disney Company responsible for the global creation and delivery of interactive entertainment, multi-platform video games, and family-focused content across all current and emerging digital media platforms. Disney Interactive produces and distributes a broad portfolio of content from Disney Interactive Games and Disney Interactive Media. Products and content released and operated by Disney Interactive include blockbuster mobile, social and console games, online virtual worlds, #1 kid’s entertainment destination Disney.com and the #1 Family/Parenting portfolio on the Web.
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