Skylanders SuperChargers expands upon the franchise’s signature gameplay to introduce vehicles-to-life — an entirely new way for fans to experience the magic of Skylands. For the first time; kids can explore and navigate the mountainous terrains; deep sea environments and big blue skies of Skylands like never before with amazingly detailed vehicles many of which feature moving parts that will play in the real world and come to life in the game via the Portal of Power(r).
The trailblazing vehicles-to-life innovation of Skylanders SuperChargers is realized when players take helm of powerful tricked-out land sea and sky vehicles. Skylanders SuperChargers is an unprecedented high octane action-adventure videogame where fans have the freedom to speed across Skylands’ roads in vehicular combat race down roaring rapids and engage in aerial dogfights as they barrel roll through enemy swarms.
In addition to vehicle-to-life Skylanders is packing some major star power with the introduction of two of Nintendo’s iconic characters — Donkey Kong and Bowser — as guest stars in Skylanders SuperChargers. The characters along with their specially created vehicles will be available exclusively in Skylanders SuperChargers Starter Packs for the Nintendo platforms.
In Skylanders SuperChargers Kaos’ quest to rule over Skylands reveals his most sinister weapon ever – a massive ‘Doomstation of Ultimate Doomstruction’ capable of eating the sky itself. Fortunately a special team of Skylanders known as the SuperChargers has been assembled to pilot an incredible fleet of vehicles with the power to travel through the destruction – over land sea and sky! But with Skylands on the verge of collapse the Skylanders have reached out across all dimensions to call for reinforcements. Answering the call is the most unexpected duo – Donkey Kong and Bowser! Using their own elite vehicles to magically travel between worlds they have joined the epic battle against Kaos and The Darkness!
Skylanders SuperChargers introduces 20 new SuperChargers toys and supports all 300+ Skylanders toys from previous games enabling any Skylanders character to pilot land sea or sky-based vehicles.
Additionally for the first time players can purchase the digital Portal Owners Pack via connected consoles or for select iPads. They can download the full AAA game and complete the mainline game with Instant Spitfire SuperCharger and Instant Hot Streak vehicle. They can also use a Portal they already own to enjoy the full game experience with physical toys from the new Skylanders SuperChargers along with their existing collections.
- Vehicles-to-Life – For the first time players can take their Skylanders vehicles straight from the real world into the videogame via the Portal of Power to explore the land sea and skies of Skylands. The vehicles are aligned by element and terrain type giving players unique abilities and diverse experiences across different settings throughout the game. Not only are the vehicles playable in game but many will have movable parts making the toys fun and playable outside of the game.
- New Heroes – A brand-new class of Skylanders known as SuperChargers are ready to buckle up and throw down with special in-game abilities that help Portal Masters fight Kaos. For the first time in Skylanders history two of Nintendo’s iconic characters — Donkey Kong and Bowser — will guest star in Skylanders SuperChargers. These special Skylanders will be playable in both Skylanders SuperChargers and select amiibo-compatible games with a simple twist of the character’s base. Turbo Charge Donkey Kong and Hammer Slam Bowser will be exclusively playable on the following Nintendo platforms: Wii U Wii and the Nintendo 3DS family of systems.
- Customized Vehicles – In Skylanders SuperChargers kids explore Skylands like never before by going behind the wheel of powerful tricked-out vehicles. SuperChargers will have the ability to customize vehicles in-game with super cool modifications and upgradeable weapons. As players travel throughout the game they can also discover hidden mods such as a volcanic booster engine that spews lava rocks and jet wings with feathers made of gold.
- SuperCharged Combos – For the ultimate gaming experience players can pair a SuperCharger Skylander with its unique signature vehicle to create a SuperCharged combination unlocking an exclusive mod that revs up the performance of both the vehicle and character. Turbo Charge Donkey Kong and Hammer Slam Bowser signature vehicles are available for Nintendo platforms exclusively.
- More Diverse Gameplay – The game delivers a dynamic story-driven gameplay experience filled with vehicle-based and on-foot adventure – complete with combat puzzles mini games activities and platforming — all set within a variety of compelling environments. There will be 20 new vehicles toys that fans can play with that feature a variety of designs and types – race cars motorcycles boats tanks helicopters jets submarines and more.
- Land: Stunt skid and drift while driving and experiencing high octane combat
- Sea: Explore underwater seas race down roaring rapids and ride the surf and waves
- Sky: Engage in aerial dogfighting and enjoy freedom of flight with 360 degrees of control
- Fast-Paced Storyline – Fans can immerse themselves in an all-new high-velocity adventure that ignites imaginations and fuels excitement as they speed through Skylands like never before.