Disney News


Kingdom Hearts 3 marks the end of a 'trilogy,' but not the series

By Andrew Yoon, Jul 26, 2013 4:00pm PDT

The story that started in the first Kingdom Hearts on PS2 in 2002 will be coming to something of an end, Nomura explained. "In Kingdom Hearts 3, the battles that the characters have been fighting for the past 10 years will come to a conclusion," he promised.


"I love Kingdom Hearts and have for the past ten years, but good god does it need to die."

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'Best of Disney' app now on Xbox 360

By Steve Watts, Jun 21, 2013 4:15pm PDT

Disney has launched its official app on Xbox 360, offering web episodes, classic shorts, and trailers.


Castle of Illusion preview: more than a repaint

By Steve Watts, Jun 18, 2013 1:30pm PDT

Hands-on impressions of Sega's new Castle of Illusion remake.


Kingdom Hearts 3 director warns: 'we may have announced it a little too early'

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 14, 2013 10:45am PDT

Nomura warns Kingdom Hearts fans that "looking at the current development status, I think we may have announced it a little too early." Time to wait for PlayStation 5, perhaps?


"Three games? All lies! It's 4 or 5 if you count a ps remake of the GBA game"

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Kingdom Hearts 3 coming to Xbox One

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 11, 2013 9:37am PDT

Kingdom Hearts 3 will also be coming to Xbox One, in addition to PlayStation 4.


"I wonder what new Disney film they will plug into this Kingdom Hearts game. "

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Fantasia: Music Evolved is Harmonix's next game, coming to Xbox One and Kinect

By Andrew Yoon, Jun 04, 2013 6:00am PDT

Fantasia: Music Evolved is the next game from Rock Band and Dance Central developer Harmonix. Given the studio's pedigree, there's perhaps no better fit for such a musically-inclined IP.


"it will return when music licensors let us do everything!! I would love to try some u2 songs"

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Castle of Illusion trailer contrasts old and new

By Steve Watts, May 31, 2013 1:30pm PDT

A new Castle of Illusion trailer showcases the old version and how the team at Sega has been updating it while attempting to maintain it's signature feel.


"I hope that World of Illusion will be next and that it will be a better remake due to the ..."

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Star Wars Battlefront opportunity 'very exciting,' says EA

By Steve Watts, May 24, 2013 9:00am PDT

EA CFO Blake Jorgensen said at a recent conference that the opportunity to make a new Battlefront game, for example, is "very exciting."


"Gabriella. true that Joanne`s storry is flabbergasting, yesterday I picked up themselves a ..."

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Epic Mickey 2 for Vita coming June 18

By Steve Watts, May 23, 2013 2:00pm PDT

Epic Mickey 2 is coming to Vita on June 18, with a few new touch features.


DICE and Visceral developing new Star Wars games, EA becomes exclusive publisher of license

By Andrew Yoon, May 06, 2013 1:15pm PDT

"Every developer dreams of creating games for the Star Wars universe," EA Labels president Frank Gibeau said in the announcement. "Three of our top studios will fulfill that dream, crafting epic adventures for Star Wars fans. DICE and Visceral will produce new games, joining...


"EA/Origin has come a long way from EA D. Actually Origin has proved to be quite serviceable."

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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.


Castle of Illusion HD remake confirmed for summer release

By Steve Watts, Apr 15, 2013 9:27am PDT

Sega has confirmed an HD remake of Castle of Illusion, coming this summer.


Sega teases Disney project for summer release

By Steve Watts, Apr 11, 2013 10:30am PDT

Sega is teasing a new Disney project for this summer, and all signs indicate it's the Castle of Illusion release that was recently rated.


Report: LucasArts planned Star Wars social, iOS games

By Steve Watts, Apr 10, 2013 11:00am PDT

A look back at the internal goings-on of LucasArts in its last few months reveals unannounced game projects and just how the shutdown slowly came.


"A year ago, Kinect Star Wars was released. In that week's Bombcast, Patrick Klepek asked a ..."

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Castle of Illusion Starring Mickey Mouse re-rated for current-gen consoles

By Andrew Yoon, Apr 08, 2013 1:45pm PDT

Castle of Illusion is the next Disney platformer to get a current-gen revival.


"World of Illusion, as well as Mickey's Magical Quest were amazing. I hope for those to be ..."

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