Tag: Toys to Life

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 17, 2016
All-New Crash Bandicoot Level Reveals Dr. Neo Cortex, Crash Bandicoot’s Archnemesis, as Skylander Guest Star Videogame Supervillains Kaos and Dr. Neo Cortex Arrive as Fully-Playable Skylanders Senseis Toys This Fall! Free Kaos Toy with Pre-Order and Purchase of Starter Pack! Santa Monica, Calif. –  Aug. 17, 2016 – Portal Masters be on the lookout this…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 14, 2016
 Trio of Original Crash Bandicoot Games also to be Remastered in 2017 Starting Today, Fans can Pre-order  Skylanders Imaginators Starter Pack Featuring Crash Bandicoot at Select Retailers Worldwide! Santa Monica, Calif. –  June 13, 2016 – Celebrating his 20-year anniversary,  Crash Bandicoot returns in 2016 as Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision…

 

by Daniel Pickett
June 3, 2016
  The Only Way to Bring a Gigantic Flaming Chipmunk-Headed Tornado Twisting Dino-Legged Turtle-Shelled Bowslinger with a Robot Voice and a Jet Pack to Life! Fans to Submit their Skylander Designs for Chance to have Creations Featured in Game at Launch! Santa Monica, Calif. – June 1, 2016 – Since the launch of Skylanders®, kids…

 

by Cesar Zamora
May 27, 2016
Disney Infinity is no more. A couple of weeks ago Disney announced they have cancelled production on the game, closing the studio in charge of making it (Avalanche), and writing off their losses on the project. I’m a little behind on reporting on this so if you’re interested in the gory details you can read…

 

by Daniel Pickett
March 15, 2016
New Playable Characters from Marvel, Disney and Star Wars Also Available Now   GLENDALE, Calif. – (March 15, 2016) – Disney Interactive and Marvel today launched the Marvel Battlegrounds Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, the No. 1 video game of 2014 and 2015 in the “toys-to-life” category, according to the NPD Group. Developed…

 

by Daniel Pickett
January 22, 2016
The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD Launches with a Wolf Link amiibo REDMOND, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The Nintendo games launching in the first part of the year are going to include some fun amiibo functionality. Games like The Legend of Zelda: Twilight Princess HD for the Wii U console and Mario & Sonic at the Rio…

 

by Cesar Zamora
January 5, 2016
  2015 is over and 2016 is just getting started, so now is a good time to reflect on the past year’s events. On my personal website I’ve posted a countdown of my Top 15 Movies of 2015, but  since this is a toy website I’ll list my 5 favorite toys of last year here….

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 26, 2015
Today, Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm unveiled the first gameplay trailer for the upcoming Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ Play Set, the third Star Wars™ Play Set to be released for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition on December 18th! As you will see in the below trailer, players will travel to a galaxy far, far away alongside new heroes and old friends…

 

by Daniel Pickett
November 21, 2015
The newest addition to the Playmation line, Playmation Marvel’s Avengers Gamma Gear (aka Hulk Hands!) will be officially available this Friday, November 20th. Inspired by the Incredible Hulk, the Gamma Gear Starter Pack includes Hulk Hands, a Power Activator and an exclusive Loki Smart Figure. Channeling Hulk’s unmatched strength, users can put on Gamma Gear to “smash” their…

 

by Cesar Zamora
October 12, 2015
  NEW DETAILS AND CHARACTERS REVEALED FOR DISNEY INFINITY 3.0 EDITION’S STAR WARS™: THE FORCE AWAKENS™ PLAY SET   POE DAMERON AND KYLO REN JOIN FINN AND REY AS PLAYABLE DISNEY INFINITY CHARACTERS; PLAY SET, FIGURES AND POWER DISC PACK NOW AVAILABLE FOR PRE-ORDER GLENDALE, Calif. – (Oct. 12, 2015) – Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm…

 

by Cesar Zamora
October 8, 2015
Announced at D23 more details have been released today for the Marvel: Battlegrounds playset. See the new trailer below: Today, Disney Interactive revealed details for Marvel Battlegrounds, the upcoming Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, featuring a new four-player, arcade brawler style of gameplay, and an original Marvel storyline. Developed by United Front Games,…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 29, 2015
Extreme Mash-up in One Epic Journey Across Time and Space Fans of the World’s Biggest Brands Are Going To Need a Bigger Imagination!   BURBANK, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group announce today’s launch of LEGO® Dimensions, the all-new entertainment experience that allows players to expand their imaginations beyond traditional gaming…

 

by Daniel Pickett
September 18, 2015
#1 Kids Console Game in the World(1) Brings Vehicles-To-Life, A New Toys-To-Life Category Skylanders SuperChargers Drives Franchise’s Innovation Even Further with Number of Firsts, Including Online Multiplayer and Racing Gameplay Donkey Kong and Bowser Join the Incredible Cast of Skylanders Characters as Guest Stars for the First Time, Available Exclusively for Nintendo Platforms SANTA MONICA, Calif. –…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 30, 2015
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…

 

by Daniel Pickett
August 19, 2015
Skylanders Delivers Brand-New Adventure with  Free-to-Play Mobile Card Battle Game SANTA MONICA, Calif. – August 18, 2015 – Activision Publishing, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI), is setting out to create a legendary league of card battlers with the mobile card battle game, Skylanders Battlecast.  Created by the pioneers of…

 

by Cesar Zamora
August 17, 2015
D23 was this  past weekend and with it came free stuff! I got my  hands on Disney Infinity 3.0 Figures and here’s a review for your perusal. To start it off we have everybody’s second favorite snowman ever, Olaf!   OLAF (Toy Box Only Character) – This guy was one of my most anticipated figures…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 19, 2015
Today I’ll be wrapping up my coverage with a video showing off the new Toy Box Hub world. Here is your entry point into the game and playsets. In the video I also show the new Farming system in the game that’s used to boost your sidekicks. I made the video in conjunction with the…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 16, 2015
Last night I attended an event hosted by Disney Infinity, promoting the new Inside Out Playset for the 3.0 version of the game. The video game presentation was followed by a screening of the movie (which is fantastic). The event was held at the majestic El Capitan theater on Hollywood Blvd. It's a #disneyinfinity movie…

 

by Cesar Zamora
June 12, 2015
  Hot off the hit DisneyXD series, the Rebels have joined Disney Infinity 3.0! It had been previously announced that all Star Wars characters in 3.0 can crossover into each others’ games, so the Rebels will be playable in the Twilight of the Republic, Rise Against the Empire, and the yet unseen The Force Awakens…

 

by Cesar Zamora
March 24, 2015
Today marks the release of the  final 2 figures to enter the Disney Infinity Pantheon: Loki and Falcon! Now it may be late in the game since Disney Infinity 2.0 launched in September BUT these  2 figures actually keep the gameplay interesting by allowing you to play as different characters  in the Avengers Playset Game…

 

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