Summary: I'm an older guy (mid 20's) and my cousins play the Skylanders' games all the time at their home. I was curious to see if it was a good platformer for someone like me. Turns out if you can get a few cheap figures and are patient with the stages and characters it is a great time.
Summary: If you use wired controllers, as we do, be aware that the portal uses one of the usb slots so only 1 player can then play. We are now having to order wireless controllers for the kids to both play.
Summary: I enjoy the game and the general concept. It has been fun and is not overly violent or graphic for children. As a starter kit it is a great way to go, you'll get everything you need to play the game and you can expand at your own pace.
Skylander Collectors, Skip this...Get the Starter Pack instead.
Y. Garcia, Amazon
23 October 2012
Summary: Okay, needless to say, the game is great! It'll keep you and the kids entertained for hours. However, if you plan on collecting all the characters like I did for The first Skylanders game; you'll be disapointed if you buy the Portal Owners pack.
Summary: The new Skylanders Giants starter pack did not disappoint. We seriously considered getting a Portal Owner's Pack, since we did have the portal from the original Skylanders game, but the Starter pack comes with TWO new Skylanders characters in addition to the one Giant Skylander that comes with the...
Summary: This is my sons favorite game and he wore it out. However portal was fine so I wish I could of just bought the game. With that said price was cheaper than in store so I can't complain too much