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FAQ - Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure Product Availability

UPDATED 6/19/11


Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure FAQs

As everyone is noticing, Skylanders is very popular at the moment. We know many of you are having a difficult time finding Skylanders in stores, and we understand how frustrating that can be. Please know that we’re listening to your concerns and we’re doing everything we can to get more Skylanders in stock. The following FAQs should help answer some of your specific questions around Skylanders availability.


Q: When are more Skylanders shipping out?

We are shipping Skylanders character and adventure packs to retailers around the world weekly.


Q: Skylanders are sold out at stores in my area! What can I do?

A: Two things. One, keep calling local retailers to see when more Skylanders are arriving. Two, check online! Here is a list of online retailers that may have the characters you're looking for:



Q: When are the unreleased characters coming out?

A: Lightning Rod, Zook and the Dragons Peak adventure pack (including Sunburn) are appearing in stores this month! Warnado, Camo and Wham-Shell are due in the Spring.


Q: What about previously released characters?

A: Many previously released characters are being re-stocked each week. However, we can't guarantee all characters will be available in future release waves.


Q: When will the Skylanders I want be available in my country?

A: We are doing our best to get all currently available Skylanders to retailers across the globe. Please see the above questions for the characters that have not been released. Keep checking with your local retailers for latest availability. 


Q: Are some characters only available at specific stores?

A: Yes, some Skylanders are only available at specific retail chains. Please contact your local retailers for the most current Skylanders availability.


Q: Is Activision working with scalpers to drive up the price of Skylanders?

A: No.


Q: Will any more Legendary characters be released?

A: Yes. A very limited number of Legendary 3-Packs (including Legendary Spyro, Legendary Bash and Legendary Chop Chop) as well as a Legendary Trigger Happy single-character pack is available only through Toys "R" Us.   


Q: Will there be a Skylanders sequel?

A: Yes. And it's going to be huge. :)    http://www.skylanders.com/giants


Q: What's the story behind Skylanders Giants?

A: Thousands of years ago, the Giants fought epic battles in Skylands but were banished to Earth. With a new threat looming, it's time to bring them back to join forces with the Skylanders. Only you can put them on the Portal of Power® to unleash their strength in the ultimate battle to save Skylands.


Q: Will the figures I bought for Skylanders Spyro's Adventure come to life inSkylanders Giants?

A: Yes all figures from Skylanders Spyro's Adventure come to life in Skylanders Giants. They also remember their powers and upgrades. Also, characters fromSkylanders Spyro's Adventure can level up to 15 when played in Skylanders Giants!


Q: What are the new types of Skylanders figures?

A: Giant Skylanders are super size and have super powers. LightCore™ Skylanders light up when placed on the Portal of Power® and have special LightCore™ powers.Back and better than ever, Series 2 Skylanders are returning fromSkylanders Spyro's Adventure with new "Wow Pow" power upgrades and increased level cap. In addition to the above new Skylanders, there are also Brand New Skylanders launching with Skylanders Giants.


Q: Will the new Skylanders Giants figures work in Skylanders Spyro's Adventure?

A: Series 2 Skylanders figures will work in Skylanders Spyro's Adventure.