Collecting Skylanders can be a confusing and frustrating ordeal, and it looks like SuperChargers is not going to be any easier to figure out, especially now that each character has a related vehicle. Several retailers are already accepting pre-orders for what appears to be Wave 1 of Skylanders SuperChargers. We've listed each character below with their related vehicle and purchase link when available. You can also keep track and sign up for SuperCharger alerts here.
Activision today revealed that Skylanders Superchargers will include a new racing mode and online play for the first time in franchise history. The racing aspect of the game comes as no surprise since it is already known that the Superchargers come with an "unstoppable fleet of incredible vehicles," but what wasn't known is that players will be able to play both the Adventure and the Racing modes online with other players. The Superchargers game modes will include:
Nintendo announced at its June E3 press conference that it would be teaming up with Activision to release Bowser and Donkey Kong action figures that would work with both Skylanders Superchargers and upcoming Nintendo amiibo-enabled games. On Monday, Toys R Us tweeted that the Dark Edition Bowser Supercharger/amiibo would be their exclusive and go on sale this week. The Dark Edition Bowser will be available at Toys R Us retail locations and online at toysrus.com.
Skylanders SuperChargers will be available for the iPad and console devices on September 20, 2015. The game will feature additional characters and vehicles for customers to buy this time around. Starter Sets will retail for $75, individual characters will retail for $13 each and vehicles will retail for $15 each.
Skylanders SuperChargers will be available for the iPad, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, Wii, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS on September 30, 2015. Activision promises that the the iPad version will offer the full "Skylanders Superchargers experience," meaning the game will play just like the console version on your tablet. To play Skylanders SuperChargers on your iPad or iPad mini you will need:
Skylanders SuperChargers starter packs for the iPad, PlayStation 3/4, Xbox 360/One, Wii, Wii U and Nintendo 3DS are available for pre-order. Each starter pack includes 1 copy of Skylanders SuperCharagers the game, 2 characters, 1 vehicle, 1 Portal of Power and a collectible poster. The iPad version also ships with a wireless Skylanders controller. All starter packs are available for $75 on Amazon.com or Gamestop.com.
Activision is releasing the full version of Skylanders Trap Team to tablets on October 5, 2014. The game is available as a $75 Starter Pack. It includes:
1-Video Game (Download required - No additional purchase needed), 1-Wireless Traptanium Portal, 1- Wireless Game Controller, 2-Skylanders Figures, 2-Traps, 1-Trap Collection Tray, 1-Character Collector Poster, 2-Sticker Sheets with Secret Codes, 2-Trading Cards, and 5 AAA Batteries