We may have to wait for another month for LEGO® The Incredibles video game here in the UK, but Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment have dropped a new trailer to tide us over until then. They have also sent over a press release which provides a few extra details about the game. We’ll be bringing you our usual game review alongside the UK release of The Incredibles 2, which hits UK cinemas on July 13th. You can pre-order the Edna Mode Minifigure edition now.
WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, TT GAMES,
THE LEGO® GROUP, DISNEY AND PIXAR ANNOUNCE THE LAUNCH OF LEGO® Disney•Pixar’s The Incredibles
Inspired by Both Disney•Pixar Incredibles Films, Players Team-Up as the Superpowered
Parr Family to Conquer Crime and Family Life
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO® Group, Disney and Pixar, announced the launch of LEGO® Disney•Pixar’s The Incredibles, a new video game where players will experience the thrilling adventures of their favourite Incredibles characters in awe-inspiring action sequences from both Disney•Pixar films, The Incredibles and Incredibles 2, out on 13th July in the UK. Players will discover the Parr family’s range of extraordinary abilities that can be combined through teamwork to create unique superpowers, helping the iconic heroes tackle crime in a vibrant LEGO® world, bursting with fun and excitement. LEGO® Disney•Pixar’s The Incredibles is will be available on 13th July in the UK for Nintendo Switch™, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices including the Xbox One X, and PC.
“LEGO® Disney•Pixar’s The Incredibles brings together all the unforgettable characters, action and humour of the Incredibles films in an imaginative LEGO® world of non-stop adventure,” said Tom Stone, Managing Director, TT Games Publishing. “Players will undertake an epic journey across action-packed levels from both movies as they guide the superpowered Parrs in their quest to fight crime, while surviving family life.”
“Players will enjoy the teamwork involved in solving the creative, co-operative challenges in LEGO® Disney•Pixar’s The Incredibles,” said Sean William McEvoy, VP, Digital Games & Apps, The LEGO® Group. “Friends and family can use team-up moves and a range of superpowers, from Elastigirl’s transformations to Dash’s lightning-fast speed, unleashing the heroes’ impressive abilities to overcome any tricky situation.”
“New threats, new villains and new family drama await players in LEGO® Disney•Pixar’s The Incredibles,” said Lisa Anderson, VP, Games, Disney. “Fans will explore their favourite locations from the first film, as they battle Syndrome on Nomansian Island and discover new exotic destinations such as the mysterious New Urbem.”
Players are encouraged to work together by combining the Parr family’s abilities and unique powers to conquer crime and family life in a LEGO® world filled with fun and humour. Playing through the game requires teamwork, utilising each of the beloved team member’s unique powers, with super-strong Mr. Incredible relying on Elastigirl’s flexible transformations to cross perilous chasms and lightning-fast Dash seeking assistance from Violet’s powerful force-fields to dismantle dangerous security systems.
There is also an expansive hub world, packed with distinct ‘Crime Waves’ to confront. During these missions players must overcome tricky objectives and boss battles, featuring memorable characters from the series such as The Underminer and Bomb Voyage. Each district is under the control of a wicked villain and it’s up to the player to thwart their dastardly plans and rid the city of crime, unlocking collectibles and special Pixar-themed Easter eggs as they progress.
Gamers can assemble incredible LEGO® builds either on their own or team up with family and friends in two player co-op mode for twice the fun. Players will also be able to bring their own superpowered hero to life with a customiser themed to eccentric designer Edna “E” Mode, featuring a host of exciting options to modify their character’s appearance and abilities.