Gameloft is coming up with a new game based on Disney/Pixar films. The arcade game, Disney Speedstorm, is going to be a kart-racer, where you can play as your favorite Disney character and race around the maps based on the highly successful films.
Disney Speedstorm is confirmed to feature the worlds of the Jungle Book and Pirates of the Caribbean among many others. Sounds interesting right? So when is the game being released? Read on to find out.
Disney Speedstorm: Release Date
Disney Speedstorm will be available in early access on Tuesday, April 18. The free-to-play launch will be followed after the early access ends, however, the date for the same has not been announced yet. The game will be launched for PlayStation 5, Xbox Series, PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Switch, and PC.
“We’re eager for fans to start their engines by joining us on the Disney Speedstorm racetracks throughout Early Access and battle each other as iconic racers on stunning tracks inspired by Disney and Pixar films,” Gameloft game manager Aska Suzuki said announcing the launch, adding, “We can’t wait to hear our community’s feedback and to work together to create a game that is reactive to the needs and wants of the players as we plan to offer an evolving experience.”
Disney Speedstorm: Pre-Order Options
The game is now available for pre-order via Founder’s Packs on Nintendo eShop, Microsoft Xbox Store, PlayStation Store, Epic Games Store, and Steam. The Standard Founder’s Pack costs $29.99, the Deluxe Founder’s Pack retails at $49.99 and the Ultimate Founder’s Pack is priced at $69.99. Each pack offers different benefits along with early access.
Standard Founder’s Pack offers Instant unlocks of Mickey Mouse and Donald Duck, 4000 Tokens, two Golden Pass credits, exclusive Founding Member Racing Suits, and exclusive Founder’s motto and avatar. Deluxe Founder’s Pack features Instant unlocks of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, and Mulan, 7000 Tokens, two Golden Pass credits, exclusive Founding Member Racing Suits and Kart Liveries, and exclusive Founder’s motto and avatar.
Ultimate Founder’s Pack will give you Instant unlocks of Mickey Mouse, Donald Duck, Mulan, Captain Jack Sparrow, and Hercules, 12000 Tokens, three Golden Pass credits, exclusive Founding Member Racing Suits and Kart Liveries, exclusive Founder’s motto and avatar, and Kart Wheels and Wings for Donald Duck Kart.
Disney Speedstorm: Gameplay and Characters
Disney Speedstorm will offer single-player and local multi-player. The multi-player option will be online and cross-platform. The game will feature a number of modes, including Starter Circuit, Season Tour, and Boss Challenge. A trailer for the game was unveiled in December last year, which you can check out below.
You will need to pick a Disney character and kart race against your opponents in a world taken out of Disney/Pixar film. The playable characters include Baloo, Belle, Captain Jack Sparrow, Celia Mae, Donald Duck, Elizabeth Swann, Goofy, Hercules, James P Sullivan, Li Shang, Meg, Mickey Mouse, Mike Wazowski, Mowgli, Mulan, Randall Boggs, and The Beast.
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