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THE WALT DISNEY COMPANY ANNOUNCES THIRD YEAR OF STARTUP ACCELERATOR PROGRAM

February 4, 2016

The Walt Disney Company announced today that it is accepting applications for its third Disney Accelerator, a program designed to accelerate the growth of startup companies from around the world. Ten exceptional startup companies will be selected for a three-month mentorship and investment program that will immerse them in the media and entertainment business. The program […]

Disney Interactive Celebrates the Holidays with New Sales and Bonuses for Popular Apps and Games

December 30, 2015 Games and Apps

As the holidays come upon us, Disney Interactive is also updating some of the most popular Disney apps and games with up to a 90% discount for a limited time as well as additional bonuses when purchasing premium items. Some of the biggest deals include: Frozen Free Fall: Celebrate a winter wonderland with up to […]

What’s This? Disney Dream Treats Adds Holiday Updates

December 22, 2015 Games and Apps

Disney Interactive announced holiday additions to Disney Dream Treats, the addictive puzzle matching game based on restaurants in Disney Parks and Resorts around the world.  In addition to helping some famous Disney characters including Mickey, Minnie, Ariel, Belle, Buzz Lightyear, Woody, and more as they welcome guests to famous Disney eateries, players are now treated to: Jack […]

Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Now Available

December 18, 2015 Disney Infinity

  Fans Can Play As the Newest Characters from the Star Wars™ Universe, Finn, Rey, Kylo Ren and Poe Dameron   Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm today launched Star Wars:™ The Force Awakens™ Play Set, the third Star Wars™ Play Set for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, this year’s No. 1 “toys-to-life” video game. The Star Wars: […]

Celebrate the Release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens With Up to 66% Off Star Wars Mobile Game Content

December 17, 2015 Disney Infinity, Games and Apps

Beginning December 17, a Star Wars™ super room with nearly a dozen apps and game will be coming to the App Store and Google Play. These storefronts will be giving fans additional content when purchasing premium items as well as discounts on the most valuable goods. Some of the hottest games include: Disney Infinity: Toy […]

Courtney Holt Named Executive Vice President And Head Of Maker Studios

December 15, 2015 Disney Interactive

Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media announced today that Courtney Holt has been named Executive Vice President and Head of Maker Studios, reporting directly to Jimmy Pitaro, Co-chair Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, and President, Disney Interactive, effective immediately. In this role, Mr. Holt, who previously served as Maker’s Chief Strategy Officer, assumes oversight […]

Disney Interactive Unveils Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ Play Set Poster for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition

December 15, 2015 Disney Infinity

Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm today unveiled the official poster for Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™ Play Set, the third Star Wars Play Set to be released for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition on Friday, December 18. The Play Set is the only game where players can experience characters and stories from the film, and with this latest addition, Disney Infinity 3.0 offers the most comprehensive […]

Miss Piggy Gives Her Fans A Unique Chance To Chat One-On-One With The Hottest Star In Show Biz

December 7, 2015

Starting today, the incomparable Miss Piggy will offer her millions of fans a chance to chat live with her one-on-one via Facebook Messenger. Miss Piggy, host of Up Late with Miss Piggy, as seen on “The Muppets” (Tuesday 8/7c on ABC) will be available for live chats Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:00am – 11:00am […]

Star Wars™: Commander Brings In New Content Based On Star Wars™: The Force Awakens™

December 3, 2015 Games and Apps

Disney and Lucasfilm Ltd. today unveiled new content based on the most anticipated film of the year, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, for the hit mobile combat strategy game Star Wars: Commander. Players will now be able to relocate to, and engage in Conflicts on, the world of Takodana, as seen in the Star Wars: […]

Limited Edition Star Wars™ Light FX Character Figures Now Available for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition

December 1, 2015 Disney Infinity

Luke Skywalker, Yoda, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Darth Vader, Anakin Skywalker and Kanan Jarrus Available Exclusively at Select Retailers Today, Disney Interactive introduced a new set of six playable  limited edition Star Wars™ Light FX character figures for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition. The collectible figures have Lightsabers™ that light up when placed onto the Disney Infinity Base […]

Disney Interactive Debuts Star Wars™: The Force Awakens Play Set Trailer

November 25, 2015 Disney Infinity

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, the No. 1 ‘Toys-to-Life’ Game this holiday season. As you will see in the below trailer, players will travel to a galaxy far, far away alongside new heroes and […]

Disney Infinity Black Friday Doorbuster Deals at Top Retailers

November 24, 2015 Disney Infinity

No. 1 ‘Toys-To-Life’ Game Emerges as Must-Have Gift of the Holiday Season Disney Interactive announced today major retailers’ aggressive Black Friday deals beginning on Thursday, November 26 of the top rated Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack and figures. The latest title in the blockbuster franchise spans the entire Star Wars saga – including the […]

The Good Dinosaur: Dino Crossing Races onto Mobile Devices

November 19, 2015 Games and Apps

Players can now race in a world where dinosaurs rule with the The Good Dinosaur: Dino Crossing game for mobile devices, inspired by the new Disney•Pixar film, “The Good Dinosaur,” in theaters November 25th. Available on iOS and Android devices, The Good Dinosaur: Dino Crossing lets players join unlikely friends Arlo and Spot as they […]

Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Launches for Apple TV

November 11, 2015 Disney Infinity

Special Edition Starter Pack with SteelSeries Nimbus Wireless Controller Available Now at Apple Retail Stores Nationwide   Disney Interactive today launched Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition for Apple TV, giving families a new way to play the game this holiday. The Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Starter Pack, which includes the SteelSeries Nimbus Wireless Controller and a […]

Who’s IN? Enter Your Child in ESPNU’s “Little Experts” Contest Today!

November 10, 2015 Games and Apps

The college football season is in full swing and fans of all ages are sharing opinions and predictions about their favorite teams and rivals. ESPNU is celebrating the pint-sized commentators of the world with the Little Experts contest, which gives parents the chance to have their kid’s sports analysis broadcasted on-air on ESPNU. To enter, […]

Code.org, Disney and Star Wars Launch Hour of Code “Build-Your-Own-Game” Tutorial to Broaden Computer Science Participation

November 9, 2015 Disney Interactive

Lesson Features Leia and Rey from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, as well as R2-D2, C-3PO and BB-8 Today, Code.org unveiled a Star Wars-themed computer science tutorial featuring Princess Leia, C-3PO and R2-D2 as well as Rey and BB-8 from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The online lesson kicks off the third-annual […]

Disney’s Descendants Game Launches on Mobile Devices

November 5, 2015 Games and Apps

Today Disney launches Descendants, the official mobile game inspired by the hit Disney Channel movie, Disney’s Descendants, available on iOS, Android and Windows devices. In Descendants, fans can create their own unique Descendants character and then join Mal, Evie, Jay, Carlos and more of their favorite characters for a wickedly fun adventure in the world […]

New Circle With Disney Device Helps Parents Manage Kids’ Screen Time

November 4, 2015 Products

This week, Circle Media Inc. launched Circle with Disney, a device that reimagines how families use the Internet. Managed through a companion iOS app, Circle with Disney is a tool that helps parents stay informed about their kids’ online activities and limit screen time on every device in the home, including smart phones, tablets, computers, […]

New Characters and Power Discs Available Now for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition

November 3, 2015 Disney Infinity

Ultron, Hulkbuster, Darth Maul and Spot Figures and The Good Dinosaur Power Disc Pack Launch at Retail Stores Nationwide Today, Disney Interactive announced that four new playable characters and a brand new Power Disc Pack are available for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition. Today’s launch represents the fourth wave of new offerings for Disney Infinity 3.0 […]

Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition Now Available for Windows 10 and PC

October 29, 2015 Disney Infinity

Disney Interactive today announced that Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition is now available as a free download (containing in-game purchasing) for Windows 10 and PC via the Windows Store and Steam. Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition for PC welcomes Star Wars™ to the ever-growing collection of Disney, Marvel, and Disney•Pixar characters, stories and worlds. Now, players can […]