Skylanders SWAP Force is the third game in theSkylanders series, created by Activision and available for Xbox 360, Xbox One, PlayStation 3 and 4 and Nintendo Wii and Wii U. The game introduces 16 characters, which allows for more character combinations.

Skylanders video games involve a concept of sending toys from the physical to a fantasy world where they fight enemies. Although battles are frequent, there is no gore.The player's role is to combine the characters' powers before putting them onto the Portal ofPower, which transports them to Skylands. It isthreatened by a villain Kaos who uses dark crystals to turn Skylanders evil.Skylanders SWAP Force's range of new characters allows for more than 250 unique character combinations, as stated by theXbox official website. The game is disc-based and not available for digital download.

In order to complete all possible missions in the game and unlock all the bonus areas, players need to buy extracharacters. Variousareas of Skylanders SWAP Force call for characters of different elements and different movement types. Each engagement with an enemy calls for optimum use of the character's functionality and for designing a strategy, which even playersof young ages can discuss on online forums. Players can make use of the instructions available throughout the game.