DISNEY INFINITY 3.0 gaming platform launches, bringing even more stories to life, updated experiences
We’ve been chronicling it for the past few months and the day has finally arrived. DISNEY INFINITY 3.0 has officially launched in North America bringing with it a slew of updates to the Toy Box, tons of new figures, and some great Play Sets featuring Star Wars IP including Star Wars Twilight of the Republic and Star Wars Dawn of the Rebellion. New Marvel experiences are also on the way, yet to be announced. Plus, you can expect another announcement once we get closer to the release of THE FORCE AWAKENS.
As before, all character figures and Power Discs from the 1.0 and 2.0 editions of Disney Infinity are forwards compatible with Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition in the enhanced Toy Box 3.0!
Full announcement below.
DISNEY INFINITY 3.0 EDITION LAUNCHES IN NORTH AMERICA
Star Wars™, Disney, Disney•Pixar and Marvel Join Forces to Bring Families and Fans of All Ages the Ultimate Family Gaming Experience
BURBANK, Calif. – (Aug. 30, 2015) – Disney Interactive today launched Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, the latest installment in the highly successful Disney Infinity “toys-to-life” franchise, bringing together Star Wars™ with Disney, Disney•Pixar and Marvel for the ultimate family gaming experience.
Available at a suggested retail price of $64.99, the Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack includes the Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition video game software and base, the Star Wars™ Twilight of the Republic Play Set piece, Ahsoka Tano and Anakin Skywalker character figures, and a web code card that unlocks content for PC and mobile devices.
“Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition is the only video game that brings together the most iconic stories and characters from across The Walt Disney Company, offering a family gaming experience unlike any other,” said James Pitaro, Co-Chairman, Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media and President, Disney Interactive.
In addition to new, original true-to-property experiences in the Play Sets, Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition features an updated and improved Toy Box mode where families can mix and match some of their favorite Star Wars, Disney, Disney•Pixar and Marvel characters and play with them together. A newly enhanced Toy Box Hub makes it easier for players to choose from a wider selection of gameplay experiences – including platforming, racing and farming simulation games.
“Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition completes a multi-year introduction of Disney Infinity, which is now positioned to serve as Disney’s family gaming platform for years to come,” said John Blackburn, SVP and General Manager, Disney Infinity. “This year’s edition offers one of the most complete Star Wars gaming experiences ever created, as well as a wider variety of gameplay than any previous edition of Disney Infinity.”
The following standalone Play Sets and figures are also available today for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition:
- Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out Play Set with Joy and Anger character figures included (MSRP: $34.99)
- Disney•Pixar Inside Out character figures Sadness, Disgust and Fear (MSRP: $13.99 each)
- Star Wars Twilight of the Republic Play Set (MSRP: $34.99) for players who choose to digitally download the Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Software
- Star Wars Twilight of the Republic character figures Yoda and Obi-Wan Kenobi (MSRP: $13.99 each)
- Star Wars Rebels™ character figures Kanan Jarrus, Ezra Bridger, Sabine Wren and Zeb Orrelios (MSRP: $13.99 each)
- Disney character figures Mickey, Minnie, Mulan, Olaf, Sam Flynn and Quorra from “Tron: Legacy” (MSRP: $13.99 each)
- Star Wars Saga Bundle (MSRP $114.99) – Sony Exclusive
- Star Wars Twilight of the Republic Power Disc Pack (MSRP $9.99)
- Tomorrowland Power Disc Pack (MSRP $9.99)
Additional Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Play Sets, Power Discs and figures will be available later this year.
Fans who already own Disney Infinity and Disney Infinity (2.0 Edition), but want to play Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, will once again have the option to purchase and digitally download the Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition video game. Disney Infinity players with an Internet connection can digitally download the game on their PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, the Wii U™ system from Nintendo, Xbox One and Xbox 360 and use the Disney Infinity base, figures and Power Discs that they already own with the newly improved Toy Box 3.0 without having to purchase a new Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack. The digital download for the video game is available for a suggested retail price of $29.99.
To expand the experience, players can also purchase separately all of the available Play Sets, Power Discs and figures for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition. Additionally, user generated content is now available online for free download in the newly enhanced Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Toy Box mode. Players can continue to expand their Disney Infinity experience with Toy Boxes created by the Avalanche Software development team, Toy Box Artists and the Disney Infinity community.
The Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack is now available in major North American retail stores for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One and Xbox 360 and the Wii U™ system from Nintendo. Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition is rated E10+ by the ESRB and developed by Avalanche Software in partnership with Ninja Theory, Sumo Digital, Studio Gobo and United Front Games.
All character figures and Power Discs from the 1.0 and 2.0 editions of Disney Infinity will be compatible with Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition in the enhanced Toy Box 3.0.