Disney Interactive and Gameloft Announce Disney Magic Kingdoms for Smartphones and Tablets

At  the D23 EXPO, Gameloft, a leading digital and social game publisher, and Disney Interactive announced the development of Disney Magic Kingdoms for iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Android, and Windows Phone.Disney Magic Kingdoms will allow players to build the theme park of their dreams by recreating and placing iconic attractions in a fun animated landscape. With influence from the Disneyland Resort in California, Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, Disneyland Paris and more, the game … [Read more...]

Help Take Care of Toy Pets with the New “Doc McStuffins Pet Vet” App

Get ready to help the newest vet in town, Doc McStuffins! Help Doc, Hallie, Stuffy, and Lambie run their Pet Vet clinic in the all new app from Disney Junior, "Doc McStuffins Pet Vet"!This adorable new app allows you to to take care of your toy pets, with all your favorite Doc McStuffins Characters. Join Doc and the gang to heal, groom, and train your toy pets! You'll also get to collect fun badges by caring for your pets, and level them up to earn Doc's Special Pet Vet … [Read more...]

Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition: Star Wars Twilight of the Republic Trailer

Disney Infinity fans get ready! Disney Infinity 3.0 is coming August 30, 2015 and I cannot wait. Over the weekend, I attended D23 and viewed some amazing Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars™ trailers and today, I get to share one of those trailers with you. Stay tuned right here at Chip & Co for my review of Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition coming soon.Today, Disney Interactive released the new trailer which I saw at the D23 Expo 2015 for Star Wars™ Twilight of the Republic, one of three Star Wars™ … [Read more...]

Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media News from D23 Expo 2015

Today at the D23 Expo 2015, Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media revealed new details about some of the biggest products in the interactive entertainment industry including Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition, Playmation and KINGDOM HEARTS III plus two new limited edition Star Wars™ PlayStation®4 hardware bundles.“We have the most exciting slate of upcoming game titles in our history, and we’re also focused on new platforms and technologies that enable us to develop experiences we would … [Read more...]

New Action Packed “Cars Daredevil Garage” Available on Mobile Devices

Get ready to rev your engines with Disney Pixar's "Cars Daredevil Garage," and all new action packed mobile app that allows you to collect and scan new Mattel die-cast cars, and bring them into a stunt filled virtual world.This new mobile app series will take you on an experience that allows fans to collect and scan many of the Mattel 2015 Die-cast cars, and use them in the app to perform extreme stunts in real world environments, inspired by the way children play with their own die-cast toy … [Read more...]

New Tangled Reold through Emoji Video

Disney has yet again used the power of emoji to tell a beloved Disney story! This time the emoji act out the tale of Tangled!Disney Interactive has collaborated with Walt Disney Animation Studios and Tangled producer Roy Conli to create this adorable piece of animation. This video is the second installment of the Disney As Told By Emoji series. This new collection of videos retells favorite Disney Stories, by re-imagining the well known heroes and villains as cute emoji characters. The first … [Read more...]

New Star Wars App Puts the Star Wars Universe in Your Pocket

Lucasfilm and Disney Interactive have launched the official Star Wars app, a new free app featuring the Star Wars universe that immerses fans into the vast universe right on their mobile devices.Star Wars fans can experience the world of Star Wars on their mobile devices with the new interactive app that provides breaking news, social updates, special events, and even a countdown to Star Wars: The Force Awakens. by bringing together the Star Wars universe in a familiar mobile experience, … [Read more...]

Disney Combines Consumer Products and Interactive Divisions

Disney has said that they are merging 2 divisions. One is consumer products and the other is the Interactive Division. They said Monday that the change is "in response to changing consumer preferences in a marketplace increasingly influenced by technology."When the two become one it will have a it's own publishing unit. Which will put out kids books, e-books, and apps etc.The new division will be co-chaired by the presidents of the consumer products and interactive divisions, Leslie … [Read more...]

Layoffs hit Disney’s Club Penguin

Disney Interactive has laid off some employees that work on Club Penguin. These layoffs happened in Los Angeles, England and Canada. But it's still operating, and today British Columbian local news outlet Castanet reports that 30 people at Disney Canada have lost their jobs as well.More layoffs are supposed to be happening at Club Penguin offices in Los Angeles and Brighton, England.A Disney Interactive representative reportedly issued the following statement to Castanet regarding the … [Read more...]

DuckTales Remastered Comes to mobile devices

 One of the most cherished 8-bit titles of all time returns with the mobile release of DuckTales: Remastered!Disney Interactive today brings back one of the most popular 8-bit games of all time with the mobile release of DuckTales: Remastered. Available for iOS, Android and Windows devices,DuckTales: Remastered lets players join Scrooge McDuck in an epic adventure across the world to discover the five Legendary Treasures.In DuckTales: Remastered, players will embark on a … [Read more...]