New mobile role-playing game (RPG) from Disney and PerBlue is available now on the App Store® and Google Play™.
LOS ANGELES – May 17, 2018 – Today, Disney and PerBlue announced the worldwide launch of Disney Heroes: Battle Mode – a new, action-packed, mobile role-playing game (RPG) bringing together Disney and Pixar characters in an all-new experience. Available starting today on the App Store® and Google Play™, Disney Heroes: Battle Mode is the first title released since the announcement that Disney is collaborating with leading mobile game developers, made earlier this year.
Disney Heroes: Battle Mode invites players on a heroic quest where they’ll collect and battle fan-favorite characters from Disney•Pixar films including The Incredibles and Toy Story and beloved characters from Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Wreck-It Ralph and Zootopia as well as Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean and more in exciting 5v5 match-ups across a corrupted digital city under attack from a deadly virus. Gamers can choose from 25 Disney and Pixar heroes, including Elastigirl, Ralph and Vanellope, Buzz Lightyear, Captain Jack Sparrow, Judy Hopps, WALL•E, Mike Wazowski and many more. Additional fan-favorite characters will be added to the game on a regular basis.
“We think RPG players and Disney fans alike will enjoy creating one-of-a-kind match-ups with their favorite characters in this unexpected story where worlds collide,” said Lisa Anderson, vice president, Games, Disney. “It’s been wonderful working alongside PerBlue’s talented team and we look forward to bringing players even more Disney Heroes: Battle Mode adventures in the future.”
Key Features Include:
- Deep Bench of Characters: Collect & battle with 25 Disney and Pixar heroes with more coming.
- Missions and Friend Campaigns: Team up unlikely Disney and Pixar characters to battle together to earn exclusive bonuses.
- A New Digital Experience: Lead characters through the corrupted digital City that they’re charged with saving from an evil virus.
- Unleash epic abilities and gear: Activate skills, equip gear, and level up characters to take more enemies.
“We’re super excited about bringing this game to the market. We look forward to growing Disney Heroes: Battle Mode for years to come by bringing great Disney and Pixar characters into the game while keeping it fully stocked with new features, content, and updates,” said Justin Beck, CEO, PerBlue. “Working with Disney has been a very rewarding experience and their long term thinking aligns well with PerBlue’s similar long term strategy.”
For more information and the latest updates, please visit http://www.disneyheroesgame.com/.
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About Pixar Animation Studios
Pixar Animation Studios, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company, is an Academy Award®-winning film studio with world-renowned technical, creative and production capabilities in the art of computer animation. The Northern California studio has created some of the most successful and beloved animated films of all time, including “Toy Story,” “Monsters, Inc.,” “Cars,” “The Incredibles,” “Ratatouille,” “WALL•E,” “Up,” “Toy Story 3,” “Brave,” “Inside Out,” and “Coco.” Its movies have won 32 Academy Awards® and have grossed more than $11 billion at the worldwide box office to date. “Incredibles 2,” Pixar’s 20th feature, opens in theaters on June 15, 2018.
About Walt Disney Animation Studios
Combining masterful artistry and storytelling with groundbreaking technology, Walt Disney Animation Studios is a filmmaker-driven animation studio responsible for creating some of the most beloved films ever made. Located in Burbank, WDAS continues to build on its rich legacy of innovation and creativity, from the first fully-animated feature film, 1937’s Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, to 2013’s Academy Award®-winning Frozen, the biggest animated film of all time. Among the studio’s timeless creations are Pinocchio, Sleeping Beauty, The Jungle Book, The Little Mermaid, The Lion King, Big Hero 6 and Zootopia.
PerBlue is an independent mobile games studio based in Madison, Wisconsin. PerBlue develops and publishes free-to-play midcore RPG and Strategy games played by millions of people around the world. From their bootstrapping roots in 2008, PerBlue has grown to become a leading venture-backed mobile games studio with a track record of developing and publishing successful Western mobile RPGs including DragonSoul and Portal Quest. Their games have ranked among the Top 10 Mobile RPGs and Top 50 Grossing Apps on the Google Play Store.