Platform: Xbox 360
Skylanders figures outsell all others in Europe and NA in 2013 so far
Skylanders Giants is best-selling console video game in dollars in 2013 to date
Activision has announced that Skylanders figures outsold all action-figure properties in the U.S. and Europe year-to-date in 2013 - and the Skylanders property outpaced all toy properties overall in the U.K. year-to-date as of June 30, 2013.
As of July 31, 2013, the Skylanders franchise has generated life-to-date more than $1.5 billion in worldwide retail sales. Year-to-date in 2013, in both North America and Europe, Skylanders Giants was the #1 best-selling console and hand-held game overall in dollars.
The numbers are presented by The US NPD Group, GfK Media Control and Activision internal estimates, including toys and accessory packs.
The next title in the series, Skylanders SWAP Force, is being developed by Vicarious Visions for release later this year.