Written and Edited by Lynn Gerena ( GeekyGothGamerDad)
With the blockbuster that was the LEGO MOVIE and the success of the LEGO Games in general. The announcement of LEGO DIMENSIONS was more of a wonder as to when it would happen.
Warner Bros. Interactive, TT Games and The LEGO Group announced today LEGO DIMENSIONS. According to the press release it’s “ an all-new entertainment experience that breaks the rules of traditional gaming to merge physical LEGO brick building with interactive console gameplay in a manner only imaginable in the world of LEGO games.”
Set to launch on September 29th 2015. The game is looking to take you through many fan-favorite universes together, Including DC Comics, The Lord of the Rings, The LEGO Movie, The Wizard of Oz, LEGO Ninjago, Back to the Future, and many more still to be announced. Expect this to battle it’s way against established franchises such as SKYLANDERS and DISNEY INFINITY come this holiday season.
My 6 yr old is a DIE-HARD LEGOMANIAC! This will be a game that is a must for this family. Especially if he is able to build the pieces as shown in the announcement trailer. The possibilities are endless.
With the announcement of the game they showed off additional expansion packs. Highly collectible Level Packs, Team Packs and Fun Packs will provide new buildable characters, vehicles, tools and gadgets, as well as compelling game content with new mission-based levels and unique in-game abilities.
Some of the packs that will be available in 2015 include the Back to the Future Level Pack with a LEGO Marty McFly minifigure, a LEGO Ninjago Team Pack with Kai and Cole minifigures, three Ninjago Fun Packs with Jay, Nya and Zane minifigures, two DC Comics Fun Packs with Wonder Woman and Cyborg minifigures, three The Lord of the Rings Fun Packs with LEGO Gollum, LEGO Gimli and LEGO Legolas minifigures, four The LEGO Movie Fun packs with Emmet, Bad Cop, Benny and Unikitty characters, and a The Wizard of Oz Fun Pack with a LEGO Wicked Witch of the West minifigure.
LEGO Dimensions, developed by TT Games and published by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, will be available for Xbox One, the all-in one games and entertainment system from Microsoft and the Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems and Nintendo´s Wii™ U system.