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Modojo Rewind: Switch Hype, Party Hats, and Questionable Dragon Ball Art

By Josh Barnes , Feb 24, 2017 3:00pm PST

Another weekly taste of news from your friends at Modojo!


No new Skylanders game for consoles this year

By David Craddock, Feb 09, 2017 3:30pm PST

Imaginators will be ported to Switch, and the franchise will get a new mobile game.


"I don't know what your stores are like, but every Target, Toys R Us, Walmart, etc near me keeps ..."

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Skylanders Imaginators Review: Figments of Imagination

By Steve Watts, Oct 24, 2016 9:30am PDT

Skylanders Imaginators is the sixth entry in the long-running series that, despite its addictive gimmick, is showing its age. Our review.


Skylanders Imaginators bringing 3D printing to DIY concept

By Steve Watts, Oct 03, 2016 5:00am PDT

Skylanders Imaginators lets you make your own character, and a newly announced 3D printing option brings the concept full circle.


E3 2016: Skylanders Interview with Lou Studdert from Activision

By Shack Staff, Jun 27, 2016 4:20pm PDT

Lou Studdert, from Activision, stopped by Shacknews' E3 Booth to talk about Skylanders.


Skylanders Introduces Character Creation with 'Imaginators'

By Steve Watts, Jun 01, 2016 5:00am PDT

The next Skylanders game cleverly leverages the series' strengths to deal with a shifting toys-to-life market, by letting you make your own Skylander.


"I was sure you could buy your figurine from a 3d printing factory"

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Activision Releases Special Skylanders Figures in Support of Autism Awareness

By Brittany Vincent, Mar 01, 2016 3:00pm PST

Both Splat and Trigger are joining the Skylanders lineup. 


Poor Guitar Hero and Skylanders performance leads to layoffs at Activision

By Daniel Perez, Feb 16, 2016 6:30am PST

Some bad news for Activision casual fans.


"I'm surprised anyone bet anything on this generation of rhythm games. "

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Activision Announces Its Upcoming TV and Movie Plans

By Brittany Vincent, Nov 06, 2015 10:50am PST

Get ready for a whole lot more of Call of Duty and Skylanders.


Skylanders: Superchargers Review: Stretch of Road

By Steve Watts, Sep 29, 2015 2:30pm PDT

The addition of vehicles in Skylanders: Superchargers isn't the most creative new gimmick in the franchise's history, but it's well-implemented enough to make this a solid series entry. Our review.


Skylanders Battlecast is a free-to-play CCG for mobile devices launching in 2016

By Daniel Perez, Aug 18, 2015 6:40am PDT

The Skylanders universe is expanding to mobile devices next year as Activision has announced a new collectible-card game based on the game's universe, called Sylanders Battlecast.


Skylanders SuperChargers will get racing and online play

By Ozzie Mejia, Aug 05, 2015 12:40am PDT

Activision and Vicarious Visions are looking to keep up with the competition, so today at Gamescom 2015, they've announced that Skylanders SuperChargers will feature a new Racing Mode and online play for the first time in the series.


E3 2015: Skylanders: Superchargers will get special Amiibo

By Ozzie Mejia, Jun 16, 2015 9:16am PDT

As rumored, Skylanders and Amiibo are coming together in the upcoming Skylanders: Superchargers.


Skylanders: Superchargers finds novelty in old tropes

By Steve Watts, Jun 03, 2015 5:00am PDT

Skylanders: Superchargers takes one of the oldest mechanics in video games--vehicle segments--and infuses it with its own brand of inventive toy-based twists.


Lego Dimensions sets its sights on Skylanders and Disney Infinity this fall

By Daniel Perez, Apr 09, 2015 6:36am PDT

WBIE's Lego games will soon be entering the toys-to-life category of games with Lego Dimensions on September 27.


"I hope this doesn't replace normal Lego console games. It's fine as an addition but honestly it ..."

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