The Disney Interactive Entertainment group is expected to launch its first-ever mobile-exclusive games for Apple’s iPhone and iPad devices, according to a new report.
Disney Interactive Entertainment, Inc. is expected by Apple to start offering mobile-oriented digital games and experiences to users in 2017.
The company, which is working on a range of games for iOS devices, is expected launch its own mobile games platform sometime in the second half of next year.
Disney’s latest efforts come after the launch of its popular Disney Infinity mobile game line in April.
Apple is expected take a more traditional approach to the development of new apps, with the company reportedly looking at using existing game developers as partners to develop mobile apps.
In its latest quarterly earnings report, Apple reported $2.8 billion in revenue, up 28 percent year-over-year.