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Skylanders Trap Team has the best characters

Skylanders is one of those series that constantly amazes. Not because of the sales figures or that each year Activision manages to put out a new iteraction, like Skylanders Trap Team, that looks too good to resist. No, the real reason it’s so impressive is that each round of Skylanders manages to be better than more »

Toys R Us has new Skylanders Trap Team figures today

Think all of the first round of Skylanders Trap Team figures are now in stores? Think again. Even though it seemed like there were a wealth of new Trap Master, Mini, and standard NFC figures available, it turns out there’s another batch that’s been held aside. Toys R Us got itself an exclusivity deal, and more »

Skylanders Trap Team promotion has Adam Carolla prank kids

Don’t get angry when you read that headline. This isn’t a mean Adam Carolla prank. It’s a good one, done in the name of Skylanders Trap Team hype. Let me explain. When I was about five or six years old, my cousin’s step brothers and sister wanted to do something nice for me. We were more »

Angry Birds movie assembles all-star comedy cast

You’re making an Angry Birds movie and you need an all-star voice cast. Who do you get? How about Jason Sudeikis (Horrible Bosses), Josh Gad (Frozen), Danny McBride (This is the End, Eastbound and Down), Bill Hader (Saturday Night Live, The Skeleton Twins), Maya Rudolph (Saturday Night Live, Bridesmaids) and Peter Dinklage (Game of Thrones, more »

Fatal Frame 2 still terrifies me

I feel as though I shouldn’t have to warn about spoilers for a game , and yet the internet being what it is, this article will have spoilers. I feel the need to say this because Fatal Frame 2: Crimson Butterfly is a horror game, and horror known is horror lost. Yet somehow, Fatal Frame more »

8 Sites with “good” Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles media

Know what’s out in theaters today? That new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles reboot. (Yuck!) I think I speak for the majority of the internet when I say no thank you. That’s okay. We do not want this. Really. Which is why I propose we spend the day enjoying good, classic, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles media more »

August 9, 2014 is a GameStop Disney Infinity Day

Love Disney Infinity and can’t wait for Disney Infinity: Marvel Super Heroes? Go to GameStop on August 9, 2014. It’s a Disney Infinity Day. Theoretically, it’s an opportunity for fans to gather, swap power discs, and play the games. In reality, it’s a chance for GameStop to put the various Disney Infinity games and paraphenalia more »

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Skylanders Trap Team Dark Edition lets you capture Kaos

The $100 Skylanders Trap Team Dark Edition is starting to look like a better investment. Every time a new game is released, there’s always a special Dark Edition that includes different character variations and other special bonuses. Usually, it’s specific to one outlet and practically identical to the $79.99, standard starter pack, but the Skylanders more »

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EB Expo Attendees Can Get Skylanders Trap Team’s Gearshift

Sites like eBay are going to be innundated with figures come October 2, 2014. It isn’t just because all pre-orders of the game come with the NFC figure. It’s also because the EB Expo will be giving them away too. Getting a Gearshift figure at EB Games Australia’s EB Expo 2014 will prove a bit more »

Anime Midwest 2014 was a Gamers’ Heaven

A lot of major cons make a show of trying to offer something for gamers, but it usually only results in a few panels, voice actors that have perhaps done one or two video game rolls in addition to other parts, and maybe a tabletop or TCG room. Meanwhile, Anime Midwest 2014 went above and more »

Nintendo eShop Update for June 3, 2014

Pardon my language, but holy crap. This is a fantastic week for the Nintendo update. Like, it’s crazy good. Not only are there 4 games and 7 games, there’s also 1 DSiWare game and 1 WiiWare game. This is just shocking. I think I need to sit down. Oh, wait, I already am. Okay, you more »

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Tomorrow is GameStop’s Skylanders Day

The Skylanders series of games are so popular, GameStop goes out of its way every year to hold a Skylanders Day to get people in the door to get special figures and deals. With Skylanders Trap Team coming later this year and even more Skylanders Swap Force characters still to be released, it’s an event more »