So, Disney Interactive have just announced what’s coming for Disney Infinity 2.0, if you haven’t yet watched the presentation then you can find the video & our commentary right here on our Disney Infinity live stream event page.
We are going to recap on exactly what is coming for Disney Infinity 2.0 which will be launching this fall.
Disney Infinity Facts
- Over 10 million Disney Infinity Toy Boxes created
- Over $500 million in Global retail sales.
- Over 3 million Disney Infinity Starter Packs sold
Before today, Marvel introduced the following trailer which hinted at Captain America and The Avengers team joining the Disney Infinity game.
Disney Infinity 2.0 Exclusive Announcement Trailer
Introducing the Disney Infinity & Marvel Partnership
Disney Interactive have been massively excited to work alongside Marvel because of the brand and excellent reputation Marvel have for creating high quality property which focus on perfection for both the art and the beauty.
Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack – What’s included?
Included in the Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack are the Disney Infinity Base, 3 Disney Infinity The Avengers Figures (Ironman, Thor & Black Widow), 2 The Avengers Game play pieces & the Disney Infinity Power Play Piece.
What are Disney Infinity 2.0 gameplay pieces?
These are Playset specific pieces which will unlock new game modes, such as Tower Defense and Dungeon Crawler.
The Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack will be launched in the fall this year and will only be the beginning of the Disney Infinity & Marvel partnership.
This year’s Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack will allow players the option of playing multi-player straight from the box in both Playsets & Toy Box modes.
*Future annoucements of Disney Marvel Playsets & Disney Themed Content*
Disney Infinity 2.0 Characters
They unveiled of the Disney Infinity Marvel characters including:
Disney Infinity 2.0 Ironman Character
Disney Infinity 2.0 Hawkeye Character
Disney Infinity 2.0 Captain America Character
Disney Infinity 2.0 Black Widow Character
Disney Infinity 2.0 Thor Character
Disney Infinity 2.0 Hulk Character
Amazing design for each of these new Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Characters and these are the first 6 Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Characters with over a dozen to be included.
What other characters are likely to be included?
In the teaser trailer we also saw glimpses of Disney Infinity 2.0 characters such as Fury, Loki, Spiderman, Groot, Rocket Raccoon & Modok. Whilst this was not confirmed in the live event it is very likely that these are several of the next generation of Disney Infinity characters.
Characters which were seen in the Disney Infinity 2.0 video but not announced include:
- Rocket Raccoon
- Green Goblin
- Winter Soldier
Disney Infinity 2.0 Power Discs
There will be 80 new Disney Infinity Power Discs which will be released across two waves of Power Discs, unlike the first Disney Infinity game which included 3 waves of Power Discs.
The new Circular Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Superheroes Power Discs features will include the ability to add costumes, increase and add new area of attack effects, team ups and more. The hexagonal Power Discs will add new weapons, vehicles, sky and terrain customisations.
- Lola – Need a ride? Unlock this agent of S.H.I.E.L.D hover car.
- S.H.I.E.L.D Containment Truck – Detain the enemies and protect the civilians of the city with this S.H.I.E.L.D Truck.
- Falcon’s Wings – Soar to the sky when you put on the Falcon’s Wings.
- The Avenjet – Have a speed boost with this in your Toy Box!
- S.H.I.E.L.D Hellicarrier Strike – Attack the enemy with this missile strike.
- Marvel Team Up: Winter Soldier – Team up with the Winter Soldier and catch enemies in the crossfire.
- Marvel Team Up: Iron Patriot – Hit them hard and Hit them fast!
- Stark Arc Reactor – Unlock Ironman’s Black & White special edition Guardians of the Galaxy armour.
- Sentinel of Liberty – Expand your Super Hero wardrobe with Captain America’s World War 2 Costume and Original Shield.
- Gamma Rays – Time to get old school & unlock the original Grey Hulk costume.
- World War Hulk – Customise your landscape, have a smashing effort.
- World War Hulk Sky – Turn the sky green with this Hulk infused Power Disc.
- Stark Tech – Deck out your Toy Box compliments of Tony Stark by unlocking the Stark Industries Tech theme.
- View from the Suit – Ever wondered what it’s like to see the world from inside Ironman’s helmet? Check this out then!
- Hydra Motorcycle – Take Hydra’s motorcycle for a spin with side-car included!
Disney Infinity 2.0 Power Discs Gallery
Disney Infinity 2.0 Platform Support
Disney Infinity 2.0 will support Wii U, PS3, Xbox 360, Appstore & PC but will also include PS4 & Xbox One.
Disney Infinity 2.0 Game Enhancements
Disney Interactive have focused on the software of Disney Infinity & expanding the Disney Infinity Toy Box. The first difference comes in the size of the game environments.
This shows Disney Infinity 1.0 Metroville compared to Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Manhattan which is four times larger. This allows for players to explore the landscape and environment much more than in the previous game and also allows for the Disney Infinity game developers to add familiar buildings such as…Stark Tower!
This also includes things like The Avengers Tower and other popular buildings from all the Marvel stories.
Disney Infinity 2.0 Character Locomotion
Looking at the main Marvel games from the past they decided to add two new types of locomotion these being Hover Mode & Forward Flight which will also include combat within these two new locomotion modes.
Also, a double jump (super jump) feature for Disney Infinity 2.0 characters such as The Hulk & Captain America.
The Hulk Wall Crawling Feature
Disney Infinity 2.0 Special Skills & Combat
There were four main objectives for combat in Disney Infinity 2.0, the main one being that each character should have a very unique feeling when you are fighting.
The way in which Disney Interactive have done this is by adding new character classes including
Agility Character Class – Black Widow
Brawler Character Class – Thor & Captain America
Range Character Class – Hawkeye
Each character can be upgraded in a variety of different ways which will compliment their combat actions.
Disney Infinity 2.0 Attributes & Skill Tree
The character levelling tree has been increased to a cap of level 20 and with this you can choose how you want to upgrade your character.
As you progress through each level you will get the choice between new moves, new health, new combos and much more! The choice is yours…
Disney Infinity 2.0 Toy Box Gameplay
As Disney Interactive have realised that players spend more than 60% of their time playing in the Toy Box, not only will there be new mini-games introduced (tower defence & dungeon crawler) but enhancements to the Toy Box mode will also be coming.
New Toy Box Tools
To make it easier for players to create specific types of content within the Toy Box game mode, Disney Interactive have decided to create specific types of brushes which allow you to easily build key parts of your Toy Box. These brush tools appear with little mini-helpers who help you to build the type of building you want. Not only this, but once these mini-helpers appear they will automatically go off and keep building new things just for you!
- City Builders
- Race Track Builders
- Dungeon Builders
- Castle Wall Builders
- Treehouse Builders
- Cave Builders
Interior Design – With the introduction of doors!
By adding a door to any one of your structures you will be able to build a world within the building, each door with have different styles of interior such as a home, cave, dungeon and much more!
Within your home you can add all of your trophies and show off your progress within the game, however the choice is yours!
Toy Box Mini-Games
Welcome to a new part of Toy Box mode, with Tower Defence & Dungeon Crawler game, to unlock these the Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack will include two game discs for each of these new Toy Box game modes, each game are about 3-4 hours in length and include a light story mode.
Tower Defence Game
The story which is included with the Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack is that you are in Asguard and the Frost Giants are trying to break in and destroy all the artefacts in Asguard. To defend your world you will have to put traps in place all throughout Asguard and once you have done this you will have to use your power & strength to defeat the Frost Giants. The Tower Defence Asguard game has 10 levels and each level gets increasingly difficult.
Dungeon Crawler Game
The dungeon crawler Toy Box game mode uses a new engine system which allows you to play completely new games every time you log on.
Toy Box Templates
You will now be able to use a variety of Toy Box game templates to create brand new games, very easily within a matter of minutes! With the Toy box templates and other tools that have been included will allow you to easily create stat screens for multi-player games and much more!
Disney Infinity 2.0 Questions & Answers
Will Disney Infinity 1.0 figures, Power Discs and game base work with Disney Infinity 2.0?
Yes, these are all compatible with Disney Infinity 2.0
Where can I preorder Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Packs?
Unfortunately, you cannot yet preorder the Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack. However, stay tuned as we will be covering this news as soon as it is released.
How much will the Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack cost?
Disney estimates that the Disney Infinity 2.0 Starter Pack will retail for $75.
Will there be non-marvel additions to Disney Infinity 2.0?
Yes, don’t worry they have promised to announce non Marvel related Disney characters in the future.
Disney Infinity 2.0 Artwork Gallery
Disney Infinity 2.0 Gameplay Gallery