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[15 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
The Week in Disney News: Epcot Food & Wine Festival News, Disney Springs Dining, and More

Happy Sunday! We’re halfway through May and today is a big day at Disney Springs – several new restaurants and kiosks are opening their doors!
B.B. Wolf’s Sausage Co. celebrated a soft opening earlier in the week and today will be joined by D-Luxe Burgers, YeSake, Sprinkles, and more!
The 2016 Epcot Food & Wine Festival might still be months away but we’re getting new details about the marketplace booths, culinary demos, and Eat to the Beat concerts.
If you’re participating in the 2017 Walt Disney World Marathon weekend, why not tack on …

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[11 May 2016 | No Comment | ]
Disney Interactive Ends Production of Disney Infinity

Disney Infinity is no more.
Disney Interactive has announced that they have decided to discontinue production on Disney Infinity effective immediately.
Two final retail releases are planned including three new characters from Alice Through the Looking  Glass arriving this month and a Finding Dory play set that will hit store shelves in June.
The announcement of the end of Disney Infinity also means the developer of the games, Avalanche Software, is closing and nearly 300 developers could lose their jobs.
The last Disney Infinity game was 3.0 launched last August.
Disney Interactive cited a lack …

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[11 May 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition to Feature Star Wars Characters

Disney Interactive has announced that the all-new Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack will feature Star Wars characters.
The 3.0 Edition will be available this fall and will including three Star Wars Play Sets – one set during Episodes I-III, the second during the original trilogy, and the third will be available this winter and will be based on Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
The Star Wars: Twilight of the Republic Play Set will allow players to use the Force and Lightsabers in battles alongside Ahsoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Yoda …

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[22 Apr 2015 | No Comment | ]
Disney Cruise Line Announces New Enhancements for the Disney Dream

Disney Cruise Line has announced new enhancements coming to the Disney Dream this fall.
The enhancements include two new interactive youth areas – one with a Star Wars theme and the other with a Disney Infinity theme. The popular Bibbidi Bobbidi Boutique is also coming to the Dream.
The new Star Wars-themed area in the Oceaneer Club – Star Wars: Millennium Falcon – includes a play area inspired by the ship from the Star Wars films. Guests (ages 3-12 only) will join the Rebel Alliance upon entering the area and will assist …

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[30 Oct 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Infinity 2.0 Purchase Opportunity at Once Upon a Toy in Downtown Disney

Disney is hosting a special Disney Infinity 2.0 event at Once Upon a Toy in Downtown Disney on November 1 and 2.
During the “purchase opportunity” event guests purchase the Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack featuring Merida from Disney/Pixar’s Brave and Stitch. Guests can will receive one complimentary figure with the purchase of the 2.0 Starter Pack.
Other figures being released include Maleficent, Donald Duck, Aladdin, and Tinker Bell in addition to Hiro and Baymax from Big Hero 6. Guests will also have a chance to get a sneak peek at a new …

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[24 Aug 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Interactive Hosts Disney Infinity Toy Box Summit

Earlier this month Disney Interactive played host to the first-ever Disney Infinity Toy Box Summit.
The event was held in Salt Lake City, Utah, which happens to be the home of Disney Interactive’s Avalanch Software and featured 22 Toy Box Artists from around the world.
Disney Infinity Vice President John Blackburn and executive producer John Vignocchi gave participants a chance to check out the new features in the Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition Toy Box. Participants also had a chance to be part of a 15-hour hackathon to experience all the new funcitons.
The …

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[22 Jul 2014 | No Comment | ]
D23 Members Get a Sneak Peek of Disney Infinity 2.0 at San Diego Comic-Con

Disney Infinity’s next chapter arrives in stores later this fall, but D23 members have a chance to get an exclusive preview of the 2.0 edition at San Diego Comic-Con.
The special D23 member preview event takes place on July 26 from 2-4 p.m. However, it is not part of Comic-Con (it isn’t inside the San Diego Convention Center) and therefore members do not need admission to Comic-Con to attend the D23 event.
Disney Infinity will have a pop-up shop where members can get a hands-on experience with Infinity 2.0 which includes the …

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[18 Jun 2014 | No Comment | ]
Sales of Disney Infinity Expected to Reach $1 Billion After Launch of 2.0 Version this Fall

Disney Infinity is a bona fide hit for The Walt Disney Company.
The interactive video game with its play figures that allow users to mix and match Disney characters is expected to reach $1 billion in sales according to statements from Jimmy Pitaro, president of Disney’s Interactive division.
At the Electronic Entertainment Expo (E3), Disney Interactive provided fans an in-depth look at Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition).
The Disney Infinity sequel will feature The Avengers, and a Spider-Man Play set will also be available when 2.0 launches in the fall. The new …

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[7 May 2014 | No Comment | ]
Marvel Super Heroes Assembling for Disney Infinity 2.0 Edition

The Avengers are assembling again – this time as part of Disney Infinity.
Disney Interactive and Marvel Entertainment have announced that the Marvel superheroes will be featured in Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes, which is the 2.0 version of the best-selling toy/video game hybrid.
Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes will include more than 20 new figures from the Marvel universe in addition to new story lines, and an all-new Toy Box mode that will make it easier for players to creates and share their mini-games with friends and family.
All the characters and …

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[11 Feb 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney Infinity Still Going Strong with Three Million Starter Packs Sold Since August 2013

Disney Infinity has already sold three million starter kits and appears to be a bona fide hit with fans.
The game allows players to create their own adventures in a Virtual Toy Box while mixing Disney and Pixar characters, and it was on the top 10 list of best-selling games for 2013.
Each week Disney Interactive – the brains behind Disney Infinity – releases themed Toy Box worlds that players can download for free. Recently the team released a Disney-created Toy Box called “The Big Game” just in time for the Super …