Mommy Blog Expert: Skylanders SuperChargers Video Game Launch Today Predicted as Big Seller for Holidays

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Skylanders SuperChargers Video Game Launch Today Predicted as Big Seller for Holidays


Skylanders SuperChargers Reef Ripper Screen Shot
After what seems like eternity, Skylanders SuperChargers from the #1 kids console franchise is finally on store shelves as of today. With this new long-awaited game, players now are able to explore Skylands via land, sea and sky in the adventure mode, co-op play, and our newest addition, head to head racing! Additionally, you can now take your Skylanders adventure with you for a true on-the-go experience via iPad, and for the first time ever, with iPod, iPhone and Apple TV!

Skylanders SuperChargers PS3 Starter Pack
Skylanders SuperChargers Starter Pack includes two new Skylanders characters, a first-of-its-kind Skylanders vehicle, a newly designed Portal of Power and the full AAA game. Available for PlayStation 3 and PlayStation 4 computer entertainment systems, Xbox 360 and Xbox One video game and entertainment systems from Microsoft, and Nintendo's Wii U system for $74.99 MSRP. Retailers are already greeting the new game with great enthusiasm with Toys "R" Us, which recently added Skylanders SuperChargers to their 2015 Holiday Hot Toy List, predicting it to be one of their fast-selling games this Christmas shopping season.

Rev up your engines! To welcome the newest video game from Activision Publishing, here's a super charged, fast paced video featuring 24 year-old British super star race car driver Max Chilton, who broke new records in the Indy Lights Championship at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca last week.

What's new with Skylanders SuperChargers 
  • Single-player Adventure Mode
  • Online and local co-operative Adventure Mode
  • Local 2-player head-to-head racing in split screen (offline)
  • Includes time trials and lap races
  • Voice chat can be activated with friends
  • Optional expansion packs available to unlock extended content and include three toys: a SuperCharger, their signature vehicle and a villain trophy
  • A dedicated combat racing Skylanders SuperChargers Racing game will be made available on Wii and Nintendo 3DS
  • Nintendo guest stars: Turbo Charge Donkey Kong and Hammer Slam Bower and their respective vehicles will debut on Nintendo platforms 
  • Additional A-list voice overs from celebrities like Josh Duhamel, Brittany Snow, Neal McDonough and others
About Skylanders SuperChargers
The award-winning $3 billion Skylanders franchise from Activision Publishing has sold through more than 250 million action figures since pioneering the toys-to-life category in 2011 with the debut of Skylanders Spyro's Aventure. For more information visit the official site and follow the brand on Instagram, Twitter and Facebook.

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Susan@Organized31 said...

My kids are older now, but I remember the excitement of discovering a new game Looks liken this a fun game and a great gift idea.

Stacey D said...

Looks like it will be a hit with the younger set!

Monica Maloney Heidler said...

It is amazing to see the toys these days. I'm grateful for this info to keep up with the trend. It's so helpful to be in the know when bonding with the Grandchildren.

Cynthia Landrie said...

This game looks like something many kids (young and old) would really enjoy. Great Christmas gift.