Today, Disney and Marvel Entertainment confirmed that the world’s most iconic super animals are assembling for "Disney Inhumanity: Marvel Super Pets" - the next edition of the #1 box office record setting new Marvel Cinematic Universe, according to the NPD Group box office sales data.
"Disney Inhumanity: Marvel Super Pets" features more than six characters from across the Marvel Universe, original storylines penned by award-wining Marvel comic writer Brian Michael Bendis, and an all-new anthropomorphic character that cashes in on the popularity of Rocket Racoon without disrupting fans' enthusiasm for talking animals. new stuffed animal offerings and projected video games makes it easier for cash-flow injected projects to unfold. In addition, all characters from last year’s release of "Disney on Broadway" will be merged with the "Disney Inhumanity: Marvel Super Pets" film.
With the introduction of "Disney Inhumanity: Marvel Super Pets" we’re ushering in a new chapter of adventures, featuring a cast of the world’s most popular super animals,” said Jimmy Pitaro, President of Disney Interactive. “Bringing popular and iconic Marvel characters to the Disney platform truly takes the Marvel Cinematic Universe to the next level.”
“We’ve worked closely with the Disney team to deliver an incredible line-up of Marvel characters and great storytelling for the next chapter of the Marvel Cinematic Universe'” said Peter Phillips, EVP and General Manager, Film Distribution at Marvel Entertainment. “The next rollout of super animal films will allow Marvel fans around the world to spend their money with their favorite Marvel super animals in entirely new ways, including compelling space animal dolls and a new line of collectible action figures.”
The Avengers’ Iron Horse, Black Spider, Tom Cat, Captain Donkey, Big Bug and Hawk will debut when the film launches this fall, along with additional animated cartoons and characters from other popular Marvel and Disney franchises, which will be announced in the coming months. "Disney Inhumanity: Marvel Super Pets" video games will eventually be available for the PlayStation®4 and PlayStation®3 computer entertainment systems, Xbox One, the all-in-one games and entertainment system and Xbox 360 games and entertainment system from Microsoft, the WiiU™ system from Nintendo, PC and iOS tablets and smart phones.
“Marvel Super Pets fit perfectly into Disney's cash-flow projections, and with them we are pushing the limits of fans imagination,” said John Blackburn, VP and General Manager Merry Marvel Marching Society. “We’ve enhanced and redesigned the Marvel Universe to match the Marvel Fans expectations, while also making it easier than ever for fans to part with their allowances.
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