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Stop what you’re doing and look at these beautiful video games from 2014!

December 31st, 2014

Sure, there’s “Top Games of 2014”, “Best Gaming Moments of 2014”, “ and all those other wonderful lists that pop up this time of year. But what about the much-overlooked category of “Prettiest Games of 2014”? Kotaku’s Kirk Hamilton has compiled a list of stunningly beautiful games from the past year, and while we could write more about it, you’re better off just ogling the gorgeous images yourself: Read More.


Happy Holidays from all of us at Heavy Iron Studios! Here’s to a terrific 2015!



December 24th, 2014

Disney Infinity Exec explains how parents have gotten on board with the toys-to-life genre of Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition).

December 15th, 2014

When the toys-to-life concept was first introduced, many parents were a bit skeptical – a frequent perspective was “So I buy the game, and then I have to buy all this other stuff, too?” But thanks in large part to people like John Vignocchi, Executive Producer of Disney Infinity, parents are now much more educated about this breakthrough game category, and understand just how advantageous it can be for the whole family. TrustedReveiws.com has more: Read More.

Get a sneak peek at Yondu & Falcon – coming to the Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) universe on January 13th in the US!

December 5th, 2014

Yondu & Falcon are coming to Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) next month, and with the holidays in full swing, that’s not a lot of time to research these latest additions. Luckily, EverybodyPlays.co.uk did some of the heavy lifting for you by providing a little background info on both Infinity 2.0 n00bs, as well as images of their respective figures, and an awesome preview video of everyone’s favorite falconer. Read More.

Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) nominated for Best Family Game by The Game Awards 2014!

December 1st, 2014

It was announced last week that Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) was nominated for Best Family Game by The Game Awards 2014! If you haven’t heard of The Game Awards yet, allow us to introduce the latest in video game recognition, brought to you by renowned producer Geoff Keighley. Check out www.thegameawards.com for more on the broadcast, click the link below for the full list of nominees, and then join us in some sweet Star-Lord dance moves as we celebrate! Read More.

Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)’s Tinker Bell gets an in-depth review from CapsuleComputers.com!

November 24th, 2014

Everyone’s favorite fairy Tinker Bell joined the ever-expanding ranks of Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) last week, and now that she’s been on the scene long enough for some serious playtime, CapsuleComputers.com has an in-depth review of this pretty pixie. From her adorable pom-pom shoes to her helpful healing powers, you can’t go wrong with a sprite this sweet. See the full review below, and with Black Friday deals just a week away, pick up a Tink of your own! Read More.

Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) on Metal is coming, and it’s better than ever!

November 17th, 2014

With the advent of Apple’s Metal software, the world of mobile gaming got a whole lot cooler, and what better game to usher in the Metal age than Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)! This holiday season, your favorite toys-to-life franchise is back & better than ever on iOS. Variety has more on the upcoming update: Read More.

The first Disney Originals release for Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) is here, and you don’t want to miss it!

November 10th, 2014

Yes, Marvel Superheroes are fantastic characters both in their own right and in the Disney Infinity 2.0 universe. But for those of you who have been anxiously awaiting a more, well, Disney-fied experience, the latest batch of characters does not disappoint! Bam!Smack!Pow! has the details on the new additions, which includes Merida, Donald Duck, Tinkerbell, Stitch, Maleficent, Aladdin, Hiro, & Baymax. Read More.

Why Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) might have a bigger impact on the future of games than you realize.

October 20th, 2014

By now, you may have already experienced the fun that the nearly boundless Toy Box mode in Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) has to offer. But what you may not have realized is that in a big way, you weren’t just playing the game, you were also creating it. Bryan Young of the Salt Lake City Weekly makes a very convincing case for just how this method of self-programmed play could mean big things for the future of games. Read More.

Are the toys of Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) worthy of toy-store shelves?

October 13th, 2014

It’s safe to say that pretty much any video game store will be stocking Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) this fall in preparation for the holidays. But what about traditional toy stores? ToyNews’ Robert Hutchins explains why the latest in the toys-to-life craze is worthy of shelf space, and how carrying the game is nothing short of good business. Read More.

Playsets & Figures & Discs – oh my!

October 8th, 2014

Can’t keep track of what’s been released and what’s yet to come in the world of Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)? GameInformer.com’s got you covered with this super helpful list of the available and the coming soon for this season’s hottest game. Read More.

Kotaku reviews Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) and tells you exactly why fans young & old alike will love the game!

October 6th, 2014

Kotaku’s Mike Fahey recently took the newly-released Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) for a spin, and had some very nice things to say about the game that reunited him with his inner 12-year-old. Head over to Kotaku to read more about why you’ll also love the game. We’re blushing. :) Read More.

Creative Director Jeff Bunker Explains the Why & How of Character Art in Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)!

October 3rd, 2014

How did the character art evolve from the original Disney Infinity to the Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)? When did the House of Mouse first consider the artistic stylings of the Marvel Universe in the Infinity world? Are the comic book artists on board with their brainchildren’s Infinity makeovers? If you’ve been having a geek-out over burning questions like these, you’re not alone! Check out TheVerge.com’s piece where these queries and more are answered by Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)’s creative director, Jeff Bunker. Read More.

Entertainment Weekly’s Jonathon Dornbush reviews Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) (Hint: it’s awesome)!

September 19th, 2014

With its highly anticipated release still 5 agonizing days away, fans everywhere are jonesing for Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition). While we can’t make September 23rd get here any sooner (our time machine’s in the shop), we can send you over to Entertainment Weekly, whose contributor Jonathon Dornbush recently posted a glowing, in-depth review of the game. Read More.

Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)’s Guardians of the Galaxy pre-sales are breaking records for Disney Interactive sales!

September 17th, 2014

Let’s face it: everybody loved this summer’s smash hit, Guardians of the Galaxy. But what’s even more impressive than the film’s box office numbers is the skyrocketing pre-sales of its namesake playset & figures for Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition). Variety has more details on the wild popularity of Rocket Raccoon’s Infinity figure, as well as the addition of Yondu and The Falcon. Read More.

Hulk, Hawkeye, Thor, and Captain America come to life in these brand spankin’ new Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) character trailers!

September 15th, 2014

You already knew that Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) was chock-full of awesome Disney and Marvel characters, but reading an article just doesn’t compare to seeing them in action. Luckily, Sam Tyler over at Co-Optimus.com has compiled these brand-new character trailers for Hulk, Hawkeye, Thor, and Captain America so you can catch a glimpse of everything you’re looking forward to when Disney Infinity 2.0 drops in just 11 days!

We are honored to be one of the developers featured in Apple’s WWDC Livestream today - Apple’s Metal technology is as impressive as it is exciting!

September 10th, 2014

Oculus continues to dominate the Virtual Reality market with new Samsung Gear VR!

September 8th, 2014

It seems like only yesterday that we finally arrived in the age of Virtual Reality headsets, with the Oculus Rift both blazing the trail and titillating the tech-hungry masses. But there’s a new headset in town, and instead of a showdown between two development giants, it’s actually the Rift’s brother from another mother. The Samsung Gear VR is also powered by Oculus, and although the specs & execution differ widely from its DK2 relative, it’s every bit as exciting. Gizmodo has more.

Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) releases trailer welcoming Big Hero 6’s Hiro & Baymax to the family!

September 2nd, 2014

September 23rd might feel like it’s still ages away, but in reality it’ll be here before you know it – and in the meantime, you can head on over to Variety and watch the just-released trailer for Big Hero 6: Hiro & Baymax for Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition). Read the story here.

Wii U ♥s Disney Infinity – download the original game for free right now on Wii U!

August 25nd, 2014

If you’ve recently purchased a Wii U and are looking to get into the original Disney Infinity groove before its successor, Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) hits shelves on Sept 23rd, look no further than the Nintendo eShop! LaughingPlace.com reports that the OG Infinity game – developed by yours truly on Wii U – is now available for free on the Wii U as an upgrade for Disney Infinity Wii players. Click here for details!

Tinker Bell and Stich are coming to Disney Infinity 2.0!

August 22nd, 2014

You asked, and Disney delivered - two of your favorite characters, Tinker Bell and Stitch, are jumping into the world of Disney Infinity 2.0 head-first! We can’t wait to see Tink’s pixie dust in action, and Stitch is the perfect addition to the Infinity ohana. Is it fall yet?

Amazon will swing Spidey’s Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) Play Set straight into your cart with their killer pre-order deal!

August 19th, 2014

ComicBookMovie.com’s got the scoop on the sweet Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) Pre-Order deal currently running at Amazon. Head on over to read more about how the Spider-Man Play Set can be yours for a steal!

Aladdin & Jasmine to join Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition) this fall!

August 8th, 2014

Disney’s back at it, bringing even more of your favorite characters into the whole new world of Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)! This time, it’s Aladdin’s titular Prince Ali - mighty is he, Ali Ababwa – and his beautiful bride Jasmine who will be joining the ranks, complete with scenic Agrabah skyline and the world’s friendliest magic Carpet. IGN has more:

Guardians of the Galaxy Coming to Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)!

July 25th, 2014

After weeks of hopeful speculation, it's official: Star-Lord, Rocket Raccoon, Drax, Gamora, and Groot will guard more than just the galaxy this fall - they'll also be guarding Disney Infinity: Marvel Superheroes (2.0 Edition)! Gamespot has more details, including an awesome trailer.

Tinker Bell and Stich are coming to Disney Infinity 2.0!

July 18th, 2014

You asked, and Disney delivered - two of your favorite characters, Tinker Bell and Stitch, are jumping into the world of Disney Infinity 2.0 head-first! We can’t wait to see Tink’s pixie dust in action, and Stitch is the perfect addition to the Infinity ohana. Is it fall yet?

Disney is hosting an exclusive preview of Infinity 2.0 for D23 gold/silver members at Comic-Con next week!

July 15th, 2014

Are you a D23 Gold or Silver Member? Will you be at Comic-Con on July 26th? If so, you and a guest will have access to an exclusive preview of Disney Infinity 2.0, where you’ll get to use the Marvel Super Heroes Play Sets! There will also be giveaways and special surprises, so bring a friend – they’ll owe you big time.

Gamespot shares excitement for and improvements on upcoming Disney Infinity 2.0

June 30th, 2014

If you’re a childless middle-aged man who loves Disney Infinity, don’t worry – you’re not alone. Gamespot’s Kevin VanOrd shares both your demographic and your excitement, as well as some info on the improvements everyone will enjoy, coming to Disney Infinity in 2.0!

Well, this is exciting!

March 8, 2014

Marvel Characters are coming to Disney Infinity. Check the teaser below! It shows Capitain America's iconic shield and the tag line "the possibilities are... infinite."

Disney Infinity: Toy Box and Heavy Iron on the iOS

March 7, 2014

We are excited to share news that Heavy Iron has been a key contributor to the new version of Disney Infinity: Toy Box for the iOS. Click on the headline to read all about it at the Inside Mobile Apps site. They have nicely summarized all of the other new features and content we have helped bring to this platform.

Huge Updates to Disney Infinity PC

February 27, 2014

This is one of the terrific projects we have been working on over the past months. We are very excited to be the team responsible for bringing the Play Sets to the PC version of Disney Infinity which greatly augment the existing Toy Box mode. Download the game for free now and receive 85 starter toys, the Mr. Incredible character, an Adventure, and 3 Mastery Tutorials.

Click here to download Disney Infinity for the PC.


Players can also unlock characters and Play Sets they already have with web code cards that come in the packaging. We’re sure everyone is going to have loads of fun with these awesome new features. For more info, click here.

Disney Infinity Toy Box TV Debuts

January 30th, 2014

The first episode of Disney Infinity Toy Box TV: The Official Weekly Web Show also debuts today, that has the weekly top five Toy Box countdown, tips and tricks and a special shout-out to some very special fans- you can watch it below.

Disney Infinity sells 3 million starter packs

January 20th, 2014

We here at Heavy Iron are delighted and to be honest not that surprised by these terrific sales numbers coming out of the holiday season for Disney Infinity. We are honored to play a part in bringing this wonderful game and Disney experience to all these families and gamers.

Happy New Year!

January 2, 2014

Heavy Iron Studios would like to wish you all a terrific and prosperous 2014 filled with many fond memories and much good fortune. Please stay tuned for more exciting news coming soon about what we have cooking for this year.