LEGO Dimensions just outsold both Disney Infinity and Skylanders in its first week in the UK
Oct05

LEGO Dimensions just outsold both Disney Infinity and Skylanders in its first week in the UK

LEGO Dimensions, the plucky new upstart which combines the Danish brick property with various other movie, TV and gaming licenses. Turns out, that was a smart move. Because just about everybody wanted to get their hands on the hot new property.

Get a good look at Skylanders new Superchargers
Aug28

Get a good look at Skylanders new Superchargers

Wondering how the brand new cehicles are going to affect all of the exisiting Skylanders? We chat to Vicarious Visions at Gamescom to find out.

Use vehicles for land, air and sea in exclusive hands-on gameplay of Skylanders: SuperChargers
Jul29

Use vehicles for land, air and sea in exclusive hands-on gameplay of Skylanders: SuperChargers

Was your favorite toy as a kid a car, a plane or a ship? It can be again with Skylanders thanks to the all new vehicle gameplay that’s breathing new life into the franchise.

Skylanders Superchargers is an “over the top vehicle fantasy”
Jun25

Skylanders Superchargers is an “over the top vehicle fantasy”

Super large and charged. It’s the next chapter in the Skylanders franchise!

E3’s swag is up for sale
Jun23

E3’s swag is up for sale

Swag yo! Live your E3 dreams vicariously through merchandise from the show floor!

E3 2015–Driving, sailing and flying in Skylanders: Superchargers
Jun16

E3 2015–Driving, sailing and flying in Skylanders: Superchargers

I guess you could say that the Skylanders franchise is now super-large and super-charged. Skylanders is already a massive franchise. What Activision and its various studios such as Vicarious Visions and Toys For Bob have done with the toys to life genre, is nothing short of massively successful. The numbers alone speak volumes, with each new Skylanders franchise racking up critical and financial acclaim each holiday season. Last year...
Nintendo teams up with Skylanders for hybrid Amiibo
Jun16

Nintendo teams up with Skylanders for hybrid Amiibo

Nintendo is joining up with Skylanders to bring hybrid Amiibo to the newest Skylanders game.

Skylanders Superchargers is ready to live life a quarter mile at a time
Jun03

Skylanders Superchargers is ready to live life a quarter mile at a time

Get down to the track. Buckle up. Put on your favourite AC/DC album. Because the Skylnders are about to get…supercharged up. Skylanders SuperChargers is the name of the next big entry in Activision’s toys to life genre, arriving September 20 with a ton of new characters and more importantly, fast cars. Here’s the debut trailer: As usual, resident Skylanders big bad is up to something, something that involves putting the pedal to the...
Rumour – Skylanders is getting supercharged this year
May26

Rumour – Skylanders is getting supercharged this year

If the rumours are true, it looks like Skylanders is bringing back a forgotten genre of gaming: Kart racing.

Parents don’t mind spending on Toys-to-life gaming
May21

Parents don’t mind spending on Toys-to-life gaming

The NPD group has looked into family spending on the toys-to-life genre and parents are rather satisfied.

Skylanders and Disney Infinity claim to have outsold one another
Jan20

Skylanders and Disney Infinity claim to have outsold one another

Who sold the most toys and video games this year? Well right now, Disney and Activision have a claim that they’re numero uno in sales this year.

Watch Skylanders in action on iPad
Aug18

Watch Skylanders in action on iPad

Skylanders on iPad is really rather cool, and now you can see how it works with my thumbs and your eyes.