Skylanders Headed to Xbox One, PS4



May 4, 2013
Activision has confirmed that Skylanders Swap Force will hit Xbox One and PlayStation 4 in addition to the previously announced Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, Wii U, Wii and 3DS.

The next-gen versions will be developed by Vicarious Visions, who will also handle PS3, 360 and Wii U development. The Wii version, meanwhile, will be developed by Beenox, while n-Space will take on the 3DS installment.

Swap Force allows players to swap out the top and bottom half of their toys, creating 250 possible combinations out of the 16 Swap Force characters. Swap Force adds new climbing, flying and teleporting abilities and is fully compatible with all previous Skylanders figures. Skylanders Swap Force will hit stores in North America on October 13, Australia on October 16 and Europe on October 18. The Starter Pack will be available for $74.99, with individual core characters available for $9.99 and Swap Force characters for $14.99.

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