Disney Takes on Skylanders with ‘Disney Infinity’

If you’ve been sitting on your hands, waiting with baited breath for Disney to come up with a new way to separate you from your money, rejoice! Your dream has come true, thanks to the irresistible-looking Disney Infinity.

The First 5 Minutes of Epic Mickey 2

Junction Point and Disney have posted the first five minutes of Epic Mickey 2 online, and it plays out more like a classic cartoon short than part of a video game.

Wreck-It Ralph: The Video Game

It’s a video game based on a movie about a video game. Wow, how meta can you get?

Review: Brave – The Video Game

Pixar’s had some great games-based-on-movies over the last few years, such as the stellar Toy Story 3 and Cars 2 games. Can the Brave video game continue the streak?

Go Behind-the-Scenes of ‘Epic Mickey 2′

After watching this 3.5 minute video about the making of Disney Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two, I have just one question. How does Oswald the Lucky Rabbit get his ears to spin like helicopter blades? ‘Cause that’s a handy skill to have.

So, Where’s the Avengers Video Game?

Marvel and Playdom launched Marvel: Avengers Alliance last month on Facebook. It’s a social game centered around PvP fighting. But this is Marvel’s biggest franchise. Where’s the big-budget console tie-in game?

Second Helping of ‘Epic Mickey’, Anyone?

UPDATED with screenshot gallery. Viewable at the bottom of this page. Even Warren Spector admits that Epic Mickey was a flawed game. He’s determined to fix its issues and improve upon the concept with a just-announced sequel — Epic Mickey 2: The Power of Two.

Review: LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean

Fans of Traveler’s Tales Games will be happy to know that their adorably magical LEGO video game formula is firmly intact in LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean, the developer’s ninth game based on a franchise external to LEGO. After eight games, you might think they have nothing new to add to this mix, but you’d […]

Despite Its Name, Disney Universe Is Not an MMO

Today Disney announced a new platformer called Disney Universe, for Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PC, and Mac. The premise is that for the first time, a Disney game is mixing together elements — locations, characters, etc. — from all of their properties. That includes the works of Pixar Animation Studios, Walt Disney Animation Studios, and […]

LEGO Pirates Goodness

Man, I’m such a sucker for the LEGO games. I know they’re totally formulaic and never bring anything new or different to the medium. But doggone it if they don’t reel me in with their addictive, silly fun every single time. A brand new trailer for LEGO Pirates of the Caribbean: The Video Game has […]