LEGO Dimensions to include open world areas
Adventure Worlds based on popular franchises offer freedom to explore
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment today at gamescom revealed that LEGO Dimensions, the upcoming game that merges physical LEGO brick building with console gameplay, will include unlockable Adventure Worlds that provide open-world environments for players to explore.
Separate from the game’s main story, players will also be able to access fourteen distinct Adventure Worlds for each of the entertainment properties in the game. Every character in LEGO Dimensions, including the three Starter Pack characters and any Expansion Pack character, has the ability to unlock the corresponding Adventure World of same brand.
Players will immediately have access to three unique Adventure Worlds based on DC Comics, The Lord of the Rings, and The LEGO Movie. Additionally, each of the remaining Adventure Worlds can be unlocked by any character from the same franchise available in the LEGO Dimensions Level Packs, Team Packs and Fun Packs.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment also revealed a Ghostbusters Level Pack with a LEGO Peter Venkman minifigure and Ghostbusters Fun Packs with LEGO Stay Puft and LEGO Slimer minifigures.
LEGO Dimensions will be available for Xbox One, Xbox 360, PlayStation4, PlayStation3, and the Wii U on September 27, 2015.