NEW TRAILER, CHARACTERS AND POWER DISCS UNVEILED FOR MARVEL BATTLEGROUNDS, MULTI-PLAYER ARCADE BRAWLER GAME FOR DISNEY INFINITY 3.0
ANT-MAN, BLACK PANTHER, AND VISION JOIN ROSTER OF MORE THAN 25 PLAYABLE MARVEL CHARACTERS; NEW LINE-UP INCLUDES COSTUMES INSPIRED BY CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR
MELBOURNE, Aust. – (March 2, 2016) – Disney Interactive today unveiled new trailer, characters and Power Discs for the Marvel Battlegrounds Play Set launching for Disney Infinity 3.0 in Australia and New Zealand on March 24.
Joining the roster of more than 25 playable Marvel characters, including Captain America – The First Avenger, Hulkbuster, Ultron and all of the characters from Disney Infinity 2.0: Marvel Super Heroes are:
- Ant-Man, who shrinks to the size of an ant but increases his strength to pack a whopping punch
- Black Panther, the leader of Wakanda who defends his homeland with acrobatic skills and his legendary claws
- Vision, a brave and noble synthetic warrior who will fight to bring peace to the world
The new line-up of characters includes costumes inspired by the upcoming film “Captain America: Civil War,” releasing in local cinemas on April 28, 2016.
To view the Marvel Battlegrounds gameplay trailer, please visit: http://di.sn/6005BdnId.
Additionally, a new Marvel Battlegrounds-themed Power Disc Pack will be sold separately and contains:
- Cosmic Cube Blast – Unleash a powerful energy blast on nearby foes
- Darkhawk’s Blast – Blast obstacles with a powerful energy beam
- Nova Corps Strike – Call upon the Nova Corps to unleash a tactical strike from above
- Ghost Rider’s Motorcycle – Take a ride on the wild side with Ghost Rider’s flaming motorcycle
Developed by United Front Games, in partnership with Avalanche Software, Marvel Battlegrounds is the first Play Set to introduce four-player arcade brawler gameplay to Disney Infinity. Players engage in the ultimate rumble as Marvel Super Heroes and Super Villains struggle to gain control of Wakanda’s most valuable resource, Vibranium. The ever-growing clash creates factions as the war stretches to the cosmic battlegrounds of space. Players can choose from more than 25 Marvel characters found inside Disney Infinity, and battle through 12 levels across eight dynamic arenas.
The Marvel Battlegrounds Play Set requires the latest Disney Infinity software update in order to play. Software updates require Internet connection.
About Disney Infinity
Disney Infinity is an interactive gaming platform where players have unprecedented freedom and endless opportunity to create stories and play experiences starring the beloved characters from across The Walt Disney Company. Building on the success of Disney Infinity 1.0 and 2.0, Disney Interactive launched its latest installment to the best-selling “hybrid toy/video game” last year — Disney Infinity 3.0. In its third iteration, players will utilise real-world interactive figures to activate original storylines (Play Sets) in the virtual game worlds of popular Star Wars franchises and create new adventures with a variety of characters from Marvel, The Walt Disney Co. and Disney•Pixar properties in the Toy Box mode. Disney Infinity 3.0 is rated PG for mild violence and online interactivity. For more information, visit Disney.com/Infinity.
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