Disney Features from PAX West 2017
September 1-4, 2017 – Disney Adulting visited the Washington State Convention Center in downtown Seattle, WA to attend PAX West to enjoy all there is to the world of gaming. While we were there, we spotted some amazing new things from Disney, Marvel, Pixar, and Star Wars. Here are our top Disney highlights from this year’s PAX West.
1. Nightmare Before Christmas Munchkin Edition
What is this!? Yes, TNBC* (The Nightmare Before Christmas) fans, the ghoulish new twist on a popular card game favorite has been created, and you can now purchase Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas Munchkin. Featuring cards with the Mayor’s Badge, Vampire Teddy, Santa’ Sleigh and a Bat Hat. Immerse yourself into Halloween Town, Thanksgiving Town, Christmas Town and more as you work to banish Oogie Boogie and Doctor Finkelstien from Halloween Town and save Christmas. You can play the game on its own, or combine it with other favorite Munchkin sets. Purchase your copy here for $24.99.
2. Marvel vs. Capcom Infinite
Bringing together two of the most revered comic book universes, Marvel vs. Capcom brings your favorite characters to life in a battle royale that’s both full of action and energy. Disney Adulting had the opportunity to play a sample of the game, which is currently still in development, and noted that there would be a variety of features for both the single player and multiplayer preference to enjoy throughout this game. The game itself is visually stunning and stocked full of immersive cinematics that will put players into the center of each universe as they battle out through Story Mode. Characters available will feature Iron Man, Captain Marvel, Mega Man X and Ryu.
Preorder your copy here for PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and Windows PC on September 19, 2017.
3. RUSH: A Disney Pixar Adventure (Remastered & Rereleased for Xbox One)
On August 2017 at Gamescom, Microsoft announced that they would be remastering and releasing Rush: A Disney Pixar Adventure, minus the Kinect name, for Windows 10 and Xbox One on October 31, 2017. At PAX West, Disney Adulting took to the controls of this new version and explored the new 4K resolution, HDR visuals as well as the new world from Finding Dory. The new version of this game will be available on October 31st and is expected to be priced at $29.99.
4. Disneyland Adventures (Remastered & Rereleased for Xbox One)
Disney Parks fans — you all should have this game in your collection. Explore Disneyland like never before as you hug Snow White, feed Stitch, ride the rides and engage in challenges throughout the park in new 4K resolution and HDR visuals. The new version of this game will be available on October 31st and is expected to be priced at $29.99.
5. Disney Nendoroids from Good Smile Company
Good Smile Company was at PAX West this year with their ever-popular collection of Nendoroid, and they are coming out with a Disney-Pixar collection to match the previously released Star Wars and Marvel designs. Characters revealed thus far are Jack Sparrow, Winnie-the-Pooh, Jack Skellington, Ariel, Belle, Tinkerbell Sulley & Boo, Mike & Boo, Mickey Mouse, Minnie Mouse, Elsa, Anna, Tinkerbell, Woody, and Buzz.
6. Kingdom Hearts 3: Exclusive Merchandise from Square Enix
Disney and Square Enix have released new merchandise are they gear up for their 2018 release of Kingdom Hearts III. Fans are equally jazzed about the merchandise as they are about the newest worlds coming to the game – Big Hero 6, Tangled and Toy Story. Previously, Disney and Square Enix had released new screenshots from the game that showcase beautiful new worlds and graphics.
Kingdom Hearts III is currently available for preorder on Playstation4 and XBox One via Amazon for $59.99 with a December 31, 2018 release date.
Special Shout Out
Thanks and love to our gracious hosts Darwin & Susan, the entire crew and exhibitors of PAX West 2017 and Seattle, Washington for another excellent adventure!
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