We enjoyed Frozen -- tons of fun and stunning visuals! Kristen Bell did an outstanding job dramatically as Anna but it was Olaf (played by Josh Gad) the snowman who stole the show for comedy relief. Frozen in 3D works well because snow and ice just automatically lends itself to this effect. The movie was heavy on songs and sometimes felt a bit more 'theatrical' then it needed to be -- sort of like an animated opera.
The fine folks over at Disney invited us over to their studio to check out their newly announced and newly released iPad App called Disney Animated. Disney Animated is a collaboration between Disney Interactive with Touch Press and the Walt Disney Animated Studios. We were treated to an extensive presentation where Mark Walker (SVP Disney [...]
Disney Epic Mickey 2 The Power of Two is a platforming adventure game starring everyone's favorite Disney icon - Mickey Mouse! The game also features not-so-famous but still-pretty-cool Oswald the Lucky Rabbit. Epic Mickey is a unique platformer as it allows you to either color in the world or use paint thinner to remove objects [...]
BRAVE the movie from Disney Pixar is just days away from release but Brave The Video Game has already hit store shelves. Like you, we are always skeptical about licensed products -the 'film to video game' adaptation is generally the most painful of the bunch. To top it off - Disney Interactive has had more [...]
Robert Welkner from COIN-OP TV checked out the Disney D23 Expo 2011. Disney D23 Expo 2011 is a two day event in Anaheim, California where fans from all over the world can come and check out and buy exclusive Disney merchandise and see panels on their favorite licensed properties. It's all things Disney and not [...]
Disney Channel Original Series 'Phineas and Ferb' got special treatment with a release of the video game Phineas and Ferb: Across the Second Dimension. We haven't had any hands-on time with the game but watching the trailers below it looks to be a treat to play for kids and adults! Phineas and Ferb: Across the [...]
D23 - The Official Disney Fan Club members were treated to a special 20th Anniversary screening of the film THE ROCKETEER at the El Capitan Theater in Hollywood, CA on June 21, 2011. There were many things that made the event special but the two that stood out the most was that 20 years later [...]
Hailey Bright from COIN-OP TV interviews Warren Spector the Creative Director on Disney Epic Mickey for the Nintendo Wii from PAX 2010. Find out first hand what getting involved in this project meant to Spector and how Epic Mickey is a 'first' in video game design.
Robert Welkner of COIN-OP TV interviews Tron director Steven Lisberger at the Disney D23 Expo 2009. We take a look at the impact of the original 1982 film and find out what is in store for the upcoming movie called Tron Legacy.
The D23 Expo went down in Anaheim, California over the weekend and was hailed as 'The Ultimate Disney Fan Experience'. The convention center floor was sparsely filled with both vendors and Disney related exhibitors. Fun things on the show floor were the Mad Hatter Tea Party, arts & crafts with EK Success and the Disney [...]