Activision has officially unveiled the newest installment in its highly popular Skylanders franchise. It's called Skylanders Trap Team and will arrive on October 5 in North America.
Reversing the magic of bringing toys to life, Skylanders Trap Team will let players "pull characters out of the digital world and into the physical world." Included in the game is the new Traptanium Portal, a new ring of magical energy that lets players not only bring Skylanders toys to life in game, but also capture villains that they defeat. Once defeated, simply place the Trap into the new portal to capture them, and you'll be able to hear the villains inside the Traps.
As for the actual plot of Skylanders Trap Team, it involves Kaos ongoing quest to rule over Skylands. Having discovered the location of the Cloudcracker Prison -- a fortress built entirely out of the magical substance Traptanium and home to Skylands' worst villains. Kaos, in an attempt to build his own army of foes, blows up the prison and releases the most wanted villains. In blowing up the prison, shards of Traptanium have also fallen to Earth, helping form Traps. It's now up to you Portal Masters to recapture all of the escaped villains using Traptanium Traps.
Activision have released a whole new batch of screenshots for Skylanders: Trap Team.
Below are all the new in-game screenshots released today. Screenshots features newly unveiled Skylanders about Skylanders: Trap Team at the Ghostroaster forum and share your thoughts and opinions on the newest Skylanders title.