Avalanche Software News


Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes review: true believers

By Steve Watts, Sep 22, 2014 11:00am PDT

Disney continues the fight for toy-game dominance with the help of its mega-successful Marvel brand. Are these titans heroic enough to make good on Infinity's promise? Our review.


"I want this for the Marvel, but I know it's going to be a butt game and just a waste of around $100."

- Rauol Duke see all 5 comments

Disney Infinity releases Wreck-It Ralph, Tangled, and Frozen characters

By Steve Watts, Nov 25, 2013 6:30am PST

Disney Infinity has added a few more characters to its line-up: Rapunzel from Tangled, Ralph and Vanellope from Wreck-It Ralph, and Anna and Elsa from Frozen.


"I too, am a grown man child wanting to play this awesomeness!"

- magic eye master see all 3 comments

Disney Infinity starter set hits 1 million sold

By Steve Watts, Nov 08, 2013 7:00am PST

Disney Infinity's starter set has sold more than 1 million units, a figure that helped move the Disney Interactive division's sales into profitable territory for the quarter.


"are they making ps4/xbone versions? I would assume so, but when?"

- magic eye master see all 18 comments

Jack Skellington joining Disney Infinity in time for Halloween

By Steve Watts, Oct 03, 2013 1:00pm PDT

Disney Infinity is adding Jack Skellington for Halloween. Figures will be on sale starting this Saturday for $13.99.


"Although not Halloween related, I noticed Walmart has Toy Story's Woody as a temporary exclusive ..."

- Psydswipe see all 3 comments

Disney Infinity trailer shows off early Toy Box

By Steve Watts, May 02, 2013 3:30pm PDT

A new Disney Infinity trailer shows how the Toy Box mode evolved from pre-production in Toy Story 3 into the upcoming game.


Disney Infinity delayed to August 18

By Steve Watts, Mar 14, 2013 7:30am PDT

Disney Infinity has been delayed into August 18, from its previous June release date.


Disney Infinity's fourth playset to be Cars

By Steve Watts, Feb 08, 2013 6:00am PST

Disney Infinity will be getting a Cars playset, complete with track-building tools for the Toy Box.


"This, plus Minecraft/LBP-style building mechanics. It's not for me, but my nephew's going to ..."

- OzzieMejia see all 8 comments

Disney Infinity discs to contain future movie assets

By Steve Watts, Jan 24, 2013 1:30pm PST

Disney Infinity discs will contain assets for the next 12 months of content plans, which means hackers may spoil future movie PR plans.


"wtf. Before this announcement it would have been 'hackers MAY spoil future movie PR plans', now ..."

- thecray see all 7 comments

How Disney Infinity's starter set was chosen

By Ozzie Mejia, Jan 16, 2013 9:00am PST

When Disney Infinity launches, the $75 Starter Set will feature Mr. Incredible, Monster Inc's Sully, and Captain Jack Sparrow. But, how did Disney settle on these characters?


"Actually, Disney used to own Power Rangers. I believe Haim Saban bought the rights back from them."

- OzzieMejia see all 22 comments

Disney Infinity confirmed, coming in June

By Steve Watts, Jan 15, 2013 2:00pm PST

Disney Infinity has been officially announced, confirming several of the details from earlier leaks. It will be starting to roll out in June.


"Adding the older IP like Ducktales or Gummi Bears would be awesome. Oh, and we just dated ..."

- daggot see all 19 comments

Layoffs hit Disney's Avalanche Software

By Steve Watts, Sep 07, 2011 12:00pm PDT

Disney Interactive Studios has laid off 15-20 employees of Avalanche Software, the studio behind movie tie-in games like Cars 2.


"For a second I thought this was Avalanche Studios and I was really depressed"

- ctlaltl33t see all 10 comments