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RT And Win A New York Toy Fair Metallic Dune Bug From @SkylandersGame!

RT And Win A New York Toy Fair Metallic Dune Bug From @SkylandersGame!

Despite the distinct lack of Skylanders 4 information at this year’s New Toy Fair (thus squashing all of our predictions), Activision is still using this annual industry event as a cornerstone of its Skylanders marketing strategy. What isn’t different is that there’s a new exclusive variant for us to drool over: Red Metallic Dune Bug! […]

Dude, Where’s My Metallic Gill Grunt Coupon?

Dude, Where’s My Metallic Gill Grunt Coupon?

Toys R Us won over the hearts (and wallets) of portalmasters across the country during the launch of SWAP Force due to their metallic Gill Grunt promotion. Rewards members who spent $100 or more on SWAP Force products through the end of the year would receive a coupon for a free metallic Gill Grunt of […]

Boomcast Reveals Yet Another Skylanders Variant: Metallic Shroom Boom

Boomcast Reveals Yet Another Skylanders Variant: Metallic Shroom Boom

I don’t know how we’re going to find all the shelf space for these variants but that Wimpy Kid on the Skylanders Boomcast has revealed another variant figure. That’s right. Another variant figure. What he’s holding in his hand there is the latest installment in the ever expanding list of variants: Metallic Shroom Boom. Much […]

A Brand New Skylanders Variant Appears: Crystal Whirlwind

A Brand New Skylanders Variant Appears: Crystal Whirlwind

Until recently, I’m sure that most of us would have felt confident in saying that we have seen every single Spyro’s Adventure variant figure that has ever been made. Of course that is until you see the latest surprise that Activision is throwing at us: Series 1 Crystal Whirlwind! To date, several of these beauties […]

Get Special Edition Gill Grunt At TRU With $100 SWAP Force Purchase

Get Special Edition Gill Grunt At TRU With $100 SWAP Force Purchase

Update: So it took me until stupid o clock AM to remember what I already knew. It’s likely this special edition Gill Grunt will indeed be the sought after metallic version. The Facebook page for Toys R Us France has been running a giveaway for metallic Gill Grunts over the past several weeks. Have you […]

Eye-Brawl Gets A Purple Metallic Makeover!

Huge thanks to portalflipper Marty Jordan for sharing this info with us! Right after reporting on purple metallic versions of Lightning Rod and Wrecking Ball showing up in a reseller’s inventory, a different reseller on eBay has listed their very own purple metallic chase variant: Eye-Brawl! This bring the total of known purple metallic variants […]

The Next Purple Metallic Chase Variant: Wrecking Ball!

The Next Purple Metallic Chase Variant: Wrecking Ball!

Big thanks to portalflip reader @shelly9871¬†who tracked this variant down and broke the news everywhere! By now all of you have seen the most recent chase variant to drive collectors crazy: Purple Metallic Lightning Rod. Now we’re seeing reports (and pictures) of another Skylander joining Lightning Rod’s blinged out ranks. Found on the resale site […]