Disney’s Infinity expected to hit $1 Billion in retail sales


Disney's Infinity was launched August 2013 in an effort to turn around Disney's interactive gaming unit. In less than 10 months, it reached $550 Million in retail sales. Incredible!With the announcement of Disney's Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes, fans have been abuzz with excitement. At the E3 video conference, Jimmy Pitaro (president of the company's interactive gaming unit) gave us a small glimpse into the future plans for Disney Infinity when he said  "We will be a billion-dollar … [Read more...]

Disney Announces “Toy Story That Time Forgot”


Do you remember "Toy Story of Terror" from Halloween last year?  This year we are in for another holiday Toy Story treat. ABC has announced plans for a second short called "Toy Story That Time Forgot" , it will air during the holidays.Here is a brief description: During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It's all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to … [Read more...]

Toy Story Toy Box for the Disney Infinity

Woodys round up toy box mode

Yesterday, Disney Interactive releasedthe winners of the Disney Infinity “Toy Story Challenge” for Toy Box creations that are inspired by one of the most iconic movie franchises and the newest Play Set - Toy Story in Space. Disney Infinity players are clearly big fans of the Toy Story films as this week’s winning Toy Boxes were some of the best overall creations submitted yet. The top global Toy Box of the week is “The BIG Room,” which is a recreation of Andy’s room filled with enemy toys, a … [Read more...]

Disney Infinity Toy Story Toy Boxes

Disney Infinity Toy Story 2

Disney Interactive has released additional details and assets for the Toy Story in Space Play Set for Disney Infinity. This is the first Play Set to be released since the game launch in August, and invites gamers to take on the role of space rangers Buzz Lightyear, Jessie or Woody as they try to help relocate the Pizza Planet Aliens to a new world.The Play Set will be available for an MSRP of $34.99 starting on Tuesday, October 22 at all participating retailers. The new asset release … [Read more...]

Rare Randy Newman Father/Son Q&A in Hollywood

Randy Newman

Billboard & The Hollywood Reporter announced today that celebrated singer-songwriter and composer Randy Newman will make a rare appearance during a keynote Q&A at the 2013 Billboard & The Hollywood Reporter Film & TV Music Conference on Tuesday, October 29th at the W Hotel in Hollywood. He will be interviewed by his son, Amos Newman, head of Music for Visual Media at William Morris Endeavor. They will discuss music and film offering insights into Randy’s career and what the … [Read more...]