One of the hot toys of the year is not exactly a toy – it’s a game: Disney Infinity 2.0. We’re sharing the must-knows of this awesome game and figures so when it comes time to buy it, you know what to buy, why and how to use it.
What is Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Super Heroes?
Disney Infinity is an interactive gaming platform where players have freedom and opportunity to create stories and play experiences starring the beloved characters from across the worlds of Disney and Marvel. In the all Disney Infinity 2.0, players use real-world interactive figures to activate original storylines (Play Sets) in the virtual game worlds of popular Marvel franchises and create new adventures with other Disney Infinity characters in the Toy Box mode.
How much does it cost?
The Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Starter Pack carries a suggested retail price of $74.99. The Disney Infinity Toy Box Starter Pack is $59.99.
The Spider-Man and Guardians of the Galaxy Play Sets are available separately for a suggested retail price of $34.99. Individual character figures are available for a suggested retail price of $13.99 and blind Power Disc packs (2 discs in each) for $4.99.
What are Power Discs?
There are two types of discs. Circular discs add costumes, area of effect attacks and team-ups. Hexagonal Power Discs add new weapons, vehicles and sky and terrain customizations. Stack up to three together and receive triple the benefits!
What does it include?
The Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack (2.0 Edition) includes the 2.0 game software, the Disney Infinity 2.0 Base, two Disney Originals character figures (Merida and Stitch), two Toy Box Game Discs, a web code card and a poster.
The Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Starter Pack includes the 2.0 game software, the Disney Infinity 2.0 Base, Marvel’s The Avengers Play Set with three character figures (Iron Man, Black Widow and Thor), two Toy Box Game Discs, a web code card and a poster.
Is it backwards compatible?
All characters and Power Discs from last year’s release of Disney Infinity are compatible with Toy Box 2.0.
What ages is it appropriate for?
This game is geared towards kids ages 10 and up.
How do I play the game?
There are two different ways to play Disney Infinity 2.0 Marvel Superheroes. You can choose to play using the Play Set storylines or Toy Box 2.0.
How do I play using Play Set story lines?
Players use real-world interactive figures to activate original storylines (Play Sets) in the virtual game worlds of popular Marvel franchises by placing a Play Set piece (hexagonal shaped) on the Disney Infinity 2.0 Base. The Play Set will automatically launch and the characters placed on the base can complete challenges to earn coins.
How do I play using Toy Box 2.0
Toy Box 2.0 features new toys, tools, templates, Toy Box Games, interior options and more. An improved Toy Box 2.0 mode makes it easier for players to create and share their one-of-a-kind levels and games with family and friends using their favorite Marvel and Disney characters, vehicles, settings and items. New and enhanced Toy Box tools and toys will make the groundbreaking game mode even more accessible for players of all ages. Toy Box Game Discs deliver new structured gameplay modes to the Toy Box where players can engage in classic Dungeon Crawler and Tower Defense gameplay using any character from across the Disney Infinity universe.
Are there in-game purchases?
No. Players earn virtual coins by accomplishing different tasks and purchase goods for their characters.
How do I store all the characters and power discs?
Disney Infinity offers different types of storage options including folders for power discs and a travel case for power discs and characters.
What system is it available for?
The game is available for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system and Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and the Wii U™ system from Nintendo.
What is the ESRB rating?
all versions are rated “E-10+” by the ESRB
And there you have it – a parent’s guide to Disney Infinity 2.0. Have questions? Leave them below in the comments section! If we can’t answer them, we have Disney Infinity pros that will answer them for you.