Skylanders: Trap Team is an action-adventure video game developed by Toys for Bob and published by Activision. It is the fourth installment in the Skylanders video game franchise and was released on October 2, 2014 in Australasia, October 5, 2014 in North America, and October 10, 2014 in Europe, for release on Android, Fire OS and iOS mobile platforms, PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Wii, Wii U, Xbox 360, Xbox One, and Nintendo 3DS. It is the sequel to Skylanders: Swap Force.
Skylanders: Trap Team utilizes a near-field communication reader platform, called the Traptanium Portal, that reads NFC chips located on the bottom of figurines. The figurines are then used in-game as playable characters. A new line of figurines, named “Trap Masters”, have been announced. The Trap Masters, working with the Portal Master, must try to capture all criminals that Kaos has released from prison.
Now that I have gave you the information about the game I can tell you this is going to be one of the most wanted games for this holiday. I had gotten the chance to review the game for the system xboxone. My son Zachary loves the skylanders. We recently went to the skylanders release and he had learned a lot as he had played the game. He also had gotten the chance to meet with the makers of the game. My son Zachary says this is a great game. He plays skylanders all the time. For more information click here. If you have any skylanders from previous games they will work with tis new game. The trap figures will not work with the old portals. I have a list going of what figures my son has and a list if which ones he needs. They not only have the game system and figures you can also buy storage bags and accessories for skylanders.