Mega Bloks Skylanders Swap Force introduces swappable elements

Published on: 7th October 2013

Mega Brands introduces its Skylanders construction range with new Mega Bloks Skylanders Swap force.megaswapfroce300

Out in October, Mega Bloks Skylanders Swap Force launches in conjunction with the new Skylanders Swap Force video game, and features swappable characters, as well as brand new collectable vehicles and locations.

With a focus on new characters which mix and match, Mega Bloks Skylanders Swap Force also includes new enemies, weapon upgrades, collectable loot, adventure packs and battle arenas.

Hero Pack Series III features buildable Skylanders with special accessories, all on base plates that can be collected and connected. While the Battle Portals Assortment III includes battle-activated lights and display features, each individual portal can be combined with additional Battle Portals and characters or in the new Frost Guard Battle Arcade.

The current Zeppelin Air Ship Assault is joined by the new buildable Boss Tank Showdown in the new Swap Force Assortment which includes a working launcher, Wash Buckler (Elemental Water Character), Glumshanks character and buildable wall that ‘breaks’ into pieces when activated, simulating tank cannon damage.

The new buildable Sharpfin’s Jet Boat includes working launchers, secret compartments, real spinning jet engines, two Pirate Greeble figures, loot and Blast Zone Fire Character with mix and match capability.

The Frost Guard Battle Arcade has four knockout zones and includes two buildable rip-cord Battling Island Spinners with elemental themes, Hoot Loop and Grilla DrillaSWAP Force characters with mix and match capability and loot.

The buildable Flynn’s Rescue Ship can be opened up to take the battle below decks and comes with a working launcher, lander and working crane. Also includes all-new light-up Hot Head, Magna Charge – a Swap Force character with mix and match capability and Flynn.

Carrying forward into the new range are also the Troll Tank Gun Down and Dark Castle Conquest plus all role-play products including Trigger Happy Dart Blaster, Ignitor’s Flame Swards, and Tree Rex’s Smash Hands.

If you would like to receive our daily newsflash email, please enter your email address in the “sign-up” box at the top of the page; you can also follow us on Twitter and Facebook and request a print subscription here.


Friday Blog

Plan ‘A’ all the way …it’s the Friday Blog!

Little Tikes launches Rescue Tales for autumn/winter

PoundToy launches ‘authentic’ new TV campaign

The Point.1888 appoints Hornby’s Aurélie Dilain-Waclawski

John Lewis retains cautious outlook despite greatly improved first half results

YouTube’s Vlad & Niki surpasses 200m subscribers worldwide

Spielwarenmesse Toy Business Forum to bolster ToyAcademy expertise

Bratz is back with special 20th anniversary dolls

Wild response to PlayMonster UK’s #FairiesForNature campaign

Disguise recruits pair to lead EMEA market growth