January 30, 2015 7:56 AM ET


Company Overview of Disney Interactive, Inc.

Company Overview

Disney Interactive, Inc. develops and distributes multi-platform video games. The company offers mobile, social, and console games; online virtual worlds; online entertainment; and parenting websites from Disney Interactive Games and Disney Interactive Media. Disney Interactive, Inc. was formerly known as Disney Interactive Media Group, Inc. The company was founded in 1995 and is headquartered in Glendale, California. Disney Interactive, Inc. operates as a subsidiary of The Walt Disney Company.

1200 Grand Central Avenue

Glendale, CA 91201

United States

Founded in 1995

Key Executives for Disney Interactive, Inc.

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Senior Vice President of Disney Interactive Family
Senior Vice President of Disney Interactive Entertainment
Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Disney Interactive, Inc. Key Developments

Disney Interactive Announces the Availability of the Disney Infinity

Disney Interactive announced the availability of the Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack (2.0 Edition), a special Disney-themed Starter Pack featuring fan favorites Merida and Stitch and new Toy Box Games set in the worlds of "Lilo and Stitch" and "Brave," all for a suggested retail price of $59.99. The company also announced the launch of its Disney Originals figures including Donald Duck, Tinker Bell, Maleficent and Aladdin, as well as Hiro and Baymax from the upcoming Walt Disney Animation Studios film Big Hero 6. Disney Originals characters launches on November 4, 2014 in retail stores nationwide. This unique Starter Pack allows fans to begin their Disney Infinity (2.0 Edition) experience using existing Disney figures and Power Discs, new Disney Originals characters, and the latest additions from the recently launched Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes game. The Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack (2.0 Edition) includes the following: Disney Infinity (2.0 Edition) video game -- (Note: The Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack and Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Starter Pack both include the same video game disc) - Disney Infinity (2.0 Edition) base - Disney Originals Figures -- Stitch and Merida - Disney Originals Toy Box Game Discs -- "Stitch's Tropical Rescue" and "Brave Forest Siege" - Web code card - Poster. The Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack game is a part of the Disney Infinity universe, which also includes the recently launched Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes. All Disney Infinity figures and Power Discs are compatible with the Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack (2.0 Edition), in addition to the Marvel Play Sets. The Disney Infinity: Toy Box Starter Pack (2.0 Edition) is rated E10+ by the ESRB.

Disney Interactive and Marvel Launch Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes

Disney Interactive and Marvel launched Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes -- the follow up to last year's new hybrid toy /video game of 2013. The game is available for the PlayStation(R) 4 and PlayStation(R) 3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system and Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, and the Wii U(TM) system from Nintendo. The Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Starter Pack features the 2.0 game software, the Disney Infinity 2.0 Base, Marvel's The Avengers Play Set with three character figures (Iron Man, Black Widow and Thor), two Toy Box Game Discs, a web code card and countless hours of creative play in the all-new Toy Box 2.0. Marvel's Spider-Man and Guardians of the Galaxy Play Sets, along with additional figures from those worlds, will be sold separately. All characters and Power Discs from last year's release of Disney Infinity are compatible with Toy Box 2.0. The new game introduces interactive Super Hero figures from across the Marvel universe with original Play Set storylines written with the help of Marvel comic writer Brian Michael Bendis. Each new character brings a variety of super-powered and unique gameplay mechanics such as flying, web slinging, wall crawling, wall smashing and more. An improved Toy Box 2.0 mode makes it easier for players to create and share their one-of-a-kind levels and games with family and friends using their favorite Marvel and Disney characters, vehicles, settings and items. New and enhanced Toy Box tools and toys will make the groundbreaking game mode even more accessible for players of all ages. Toy Box Game Discs deliver new structured gameplay modes to the Toy Box where players can engage in classic Dungeon Crawler and Tower Defense gameplay using any character from across the Disney Infinity universe. Developed by Avalanche Software, the Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes Starter Pack carries a suggested retail price of $74.99 and all versions are rated "E-10+" by the ESRB. The Spider-Man and Guardians of the Galaxy Play Sets are available separately for a suggested retail price of $34.99. Individual character figures are available for a suggested retail price of $13.99 and blind Power Disc packs for $4.99.

Disney Interactive to Close Colorado Operation

Disney Interactive will close its Colorado operation as part of division-wide cutbacks that include cutting about a quarter of its staff. The Disney division's offices in Colorado as well as in Chicago, New Jersey, South Korea and Hyderabad, India, will be shuttered and some 700 jobs will be cut.

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