Denizen: How Disney Populated San Fransokyo with Citizens … and Animators

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'Big Hero 6' Baymax Teaser PosterTo create the city of San Franksokyo for Disney’s Big Hero 6 (November 7, 2014), Walt Disney Animation Studios introduced a lot of new technology to make it happen: importing real world data from San Francisco’s county assessor’s office; creating a new rendering system called Hyperion (also used for Feast) to handle how light is handled; and creating Denizen, a piece of software to populate San Fransokyo with citizens (and tourists).

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WATCH: ‘Feast’ Short Teaser

FEAST ©2014 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Animation Studios has released a new teaser video from Patrick Osborne’s short, Feast, which will play before Big Hero 6 (November 7, 2014), which you can find embedded below.

Feast, a new short from first-time director Patrick Osborne (head of animation for Paperman) and Walt Disney Animation Studios, is the story of one man’s love life as seen through the eyes of his best friend and dog, Winston, and revealed bite by bite through the meals they share.


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WATCH: ‘Big Hero 6′ Clip, ‘Low Battery’

'Big Hero 6' Teaser PosterWalt Disney Studios and Disney Animation Studios have shared a new clip from their upcoming film, Big Hero 6 (November 7, 2014). The clip, titled ‘Low Battery,’ takes place after Hiro and Baymax first encounter Yokai and have gone to report the incident to the police. It’s part of a larger clip which was first shown to the attending audience at the recent New York Comic-Con panel. Note it appears that the audio is tremendously out of sync so hopefully it will be resolved soon.

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‘Big Hero 6′ Soundtrack Tracklist, Limited Edition Vinyl Announced

'Big Hero 6' Limited Edition SoundtrackAs we previously announced on Twitter, Amazon has begun listing the original motion picture soundtrack for Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Big Hero 6 (November 7, 2014) with an anticipated release date of November 24, 2014. UPDATE: Disney has confirmed November 24 as the physical release with a digital release of November 4.

As we also confirmed last week, ‘Immortals’ by Fall Out Boy will be the end title track for the film and as a result, an official ‘music  video’ for the song has been released. The single is also currently available on iTunes. You can watch the new music  video embedded below.

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‘Big Hero 6′ ‘Baymax Photobomb’ Viral Site Launches

'Big Hero 6' "Baymax Photobomb'The world may need to be saved, but first let me take a selfie. Just ahead of New York Comic-Con and its Main Stage Panel, Walt Disney Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios have launched a new viral site for ‘Big Hero 6′ (November 7, 2014).

Titled ‘Baymax Photobomb,’ the site allows users to upload, webcam or Facebook a photo and add one or more characters from Big Hero 6 to the image, allowing the user to determine placement, scale and rotation of the clip-art. When the desired heroes are added to the image, the site allows it to be shared across social media platforms.

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WATCH: Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6′ Newest Trailer Plus New Hi-Res Stills

Pictured (L-R): Hiro & Baymax. ©2014 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Animation Studios and Walt Disney Studios have just released the newest trailer for their upcoming film, Big Hero 6 (November 7, 2014). You can find the new trailer, which feature’s the song ‘Top of the World‘ by Greek Fire embedded below.

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‘Disney Infinity 2.0′ Power Disc Complete Gallery, Details

'it's a small world' Environment Power DiscsDisney Interactive today unveiled the complete lineup of Power Discs from its upcoming ‘Disney Infinity 2.0′ Marvel Super Heroes and Disney Originals editions, which will launch their first waves on September 23, 2014 and November 4, 2014 respectively. Full galleries of every Power Disc along with sample Toy Box screens will be featured below shortly. In addition, Disney Interactive has released a trailer featuring some of the power discs which you can find embedded below.

There will be a total of 82 new Power Discs released for Disney Infinity 2.0: 40 for Marvel and 42 for Disney Originals. In addition, all of the Disney Infinity 1.0 Power Discs will continue to be supported in the new version of the game.

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Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay’ Coming Soon to Nintendo DS and 3DS

'Big Hero 6: Battle in the Bay'GameMill Entertainment has assembled the heroes from Disney’s upcoming movie Big Hero 6 for an action-adventure platforming video game of the same name. Developed by 1st Playable Productions, this new Big Hero 6 title will invite fans to explore the fast-paced action and lighthearted humor of the movie on the Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ handheld systems later this year. Now available for pre-order.

Set after the events of the film, the game follows robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada and his like-minded friends turned heroes — Baymax, GoGo Tomago, Wasabi, Honey Lemon and Fred — as they attempt to save the city of San Fransokyo from a battlebot invasion. The adventurous gameplay is brought to life with vibrant comic-style storytelling that gives players control of the stars of the film in this action-packed combat platformer.

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‘Disney Infinity 2.0′ Adds Falcon, Yondu to ‘Avengers,’ ‘Guardians’ Play Sets (Screens)

Disney Infinity 2.0: Falcon (Avengers Play Set)

With less than two weeks left until the launch of ‘Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes,’ Disney Interactive today is offering a first look at two more additions to the Marvel Super Heroes line-up. Joining the already assembled team will be Yondu, from Marvel’s box office hit Guardians of the Galaxy and Captain America’s loyal ally, Falcon.

Character highlights include:

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‘Big Hero 6′ Four New Hi-Res Stills Featuring Baymax, Yokai

Pictured: Baymax. ©2014 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Walt Disney Studios and Walt Disney Animation Studios have provided us with high resolution versions a recently released stills which feature Baymax and Hiro as well as the film’s villain, Yokai, from their upcoming film, Big Hero 6 (November 7, 2014). The photo, seen left, has also been added to the beginning of our gallery of stills from the film, which you can find embedded below.

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