Disney Infinity: Due for August 2013 release

Disney Infinity: Due for August 2013 release

The Walt Disney Company Africa has announced that Disney's most ambitious and exciting game initiative ever, 'Disney Infinity', will be released nationwide on Friday 23 August across all platforms. With unprecedented creative play and infinite storyline possibilities, 'Disney Infinity' presents players of all ages with a unique and fantastical universe with endless action!

'Disney Infinity' is an all-new gaming platform that combines Disney's most popular franchises and features both Disney and Pixar Animation Studios' most popular characters coming together in a magical storytelling experience. Players can place real-world toy versions of their favourite characters onto a device called the 'Disney Infinity' Base and transport themselves into the virtual game worlds of 'Monsters University', 'The Incredibles' and 'Pirates of the Caribbean'.

As players advance through each adventure, they will collect characters, vehicles, upgrades, gadgets and more which they can save to a virtual Toy Box. At any time, players can access their personal Toy Box and use the items to create one-of-a-kind Disney adventures featuring any combination of characters, environments and items across all franchises. The possibilities are endless and players are only limited by their imaginations.

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 favourite 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.

"'Disney Infinity' introduces a new way to interact with the best of Disney on one game platform, both now and in the future," said John Pleasants, co-president, Disney Interactive. "With this innovative approach to gaming, 'Disney Infinity' will bring to life new characters, stories and environments from The Walt Disney Company over time in a way that will delight fans and gamers alike."

New characters and games will be released in conjunction with key Disney and Pixar releases, with many more adventures on the way, ensuring players of all ages can take part in the limitless imaginative possibilities and adventures that the new stories present!

Eagerly anticipated the world over, Disney Infinity will be made available across Xbox 360, PS3, Wii, Wii-U, 3DS, PC and online platforms, as well as on smart devices including tablets and mobile phones. Already available for pre-order, 'Disney Infinity' will release in leading retailers nationwide on Friday, 23 August 2013.

Date Posted : 22 Jul 2013