Posts Tagged ‘Disney infinity’

Remember Disney Infinity? Now that the game is out and reviews start to emerge from the deep end of the interwebs, we’re seeing what Disney had in reserve.

Disney Infinity image courtesy of smartwhenshouting.com

And apparently, it is more around “selling collectibles” than making a successful game.

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Kids games aren’t generally of much interest for hardcore gamers, and for geeks in general.

Then there was Skylanders. The idea came to the game designer watching his daughter playing with action figures totally out of context, and thinking that in-game characters are never played that way. And decided to correct that fact of gaming life. The whole concept behind Skylander is that the in-game character is a toy, that you need that toy to play it in the game ( trough a portal ) and that the character data is saved on the toy.

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