This novel concept was universally acclaimed after its launch, becoming the #1 best-selling kid's video game title worldwide in 2011**. Since claiming the top overall sales spot for 2012, the game has eclipsed the usual constraints of genre and demographics, building a great bit of anticipation for their upcoming sequel, Skylanders Giants
At their booth at E3 2012, Activision will be showing off this upcoming sequel. Giants will introduce more than 20 new figures, as well as new technological and gameplay innovations that create even more opportunities for collaborative and competitive play. Check back next week during our coverage of E3 2012 for more in-depth information on Skylanders Giants.
Skylanders Giants is slated to launch this October.
*based on revenue inclusive of toys and accessories, according to The NPD Group, GfK, Charttrack and Activision internal estimates. (per Activision's press released)
**based on revenue inclusive of toys and accessories and the best-performing new children's video game IP in North America in overall single-year revenue, inclusive of software and accessories since NPD began tracking the category in 1998 (per Activision's press released)