Skylanders Trap Team unleashes the full gameplay for the launch day of the console version.
Activision today announces the tablet version of the full video game Skylanders Trap Team: Publisher Activision is launching the full version of the video game simultaneously with the console version on iPad, Kindle Fire and Android tablets. The tablet version of the game marks the consistent technical development of the Skylanders franchise, which is so popular with children and families: It enables the same high-quality gaming experience as the console game and also convinces with high-quality graphics and powerful game controls.
The Skylanders Trap Team Tablet Starter Pack will include a Bluetooth-enabled Traptanium PortalTM. An embedded Bluetooth-enabled controller and integrated tablet holder ensure the best possible gaming experience. Also includes two Skylanders figures, two traps and a display tray that Portal Masters can use to keep track of which traps they’ve collected and which villains they’ve caught.
“Skylanders has become an incredibly compelling brand and franchise for children around the world, and the tablet has also become an incredibly compelling platform for children to play internationally. We haven’t been able to offer the full Skylanders experience on this platform before,” said Eric Hirshberg, CEO at Activision Publishing. “Our goal is to always create a groundbreaking experience, wherever fans choose to play. We jumped at that chance to bring the magic of Skylanders to a whole new platform and audience. Whether on the sofa with the wireless controller or on the go with the tablet – these unrestricted possibilities offer players a unique experience.
Skylanders Trap Team brings a unique innovation to the Skylanders franchise by adding another component to the toys-to-life principle: life to toys. Skylanders Trap Team allows Portal Masters to track down Skylands most wanted villains, defeat them and bring them out of the game into their living rooms by trapping them in magical traps. Fans can then play with their heroes and the villains who play for them on the good side. For the first time in franchise history, the full Skylanders game can be played anywhere, anytime.
The tablet version of Skylanders Trap Team is available for select iOS, Kindle Fire and Android devices. It offers the same game adventures as the console version: with high quality graphics, complemented by the lush and spacious game environments that push the technological limits of the selected tablets. As with the console version of the game, all characters are cross-platform compatible with all of their abilities and upgrades.
Skylanders trap team can be played in two different ways on tablets:
-“Controller” – Fans can play the game using the Traptanium portal for tablets and the off-the-shelf Bluetooth Skylanders controllers included in the Starter Pack, just like the console version.
– “Touch control” – For players who prefer touch controls instead of controllers, there is an option to play the game using the touch screen.
That Skylanders trap team will be available in Europe from 10th October 2014 on the following platforms: A selection of iOS, Kindle Fire and Android tablets, Xbox One and Xbox 360, PlayStation4, PlayStation3, Nintendo Wii and Nintendo Wii U. Another unique adventure will also be available for be available on the portable Nintendo 3DS.
For more information on Skylanders Trap Team, visit the official website!