Publisher Glu Mobile has launched its Disney Sorcerer’s Arena cellular sport on iOS and Android. Hopefully this can preserve extra folks occupied whereas coping with stay-at-home guidelines around the globe.
Sorcerer’s Arena options Disney and Pixar characters in a type of battle not not like Star Wars Galaxy of Heroes, one other Disney-based hit within the $86 billion cellular gaming trade.
The sport has single-player and player-vs.-player modes for competitive-minded gamers. For Disney, this collaboration with Glu is yet another instance of its concentrate on discovering key builders to make video games primarily based on its mental properties.
The sport is a vital one for Glu, which just lately mentioned that is considered one of 4 main titles that the corporate is launching in 2020. Glu just lately reported its fourth quarter had been $112.9 million, up 18% for the quarter ended December 31. Seven main video games corresponding to Design Home and Covet Fashion generate the majority of these revenues. Glu’s catalog are a mixture of each authentic and licensed video games.
It’s a sport that may check Disney’s personal technique in video games. Disney has been centered on licensing titles, notably within the cellular house, with little or no exercise in PCs and consoles. But the uncommon titles in PCs and consoles have been huge ones, corresponding to Electronic Arts’ Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order and Marvel’s Spider-Man from Insomniac.