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  • A totally NEW way to conquer Skylands!

    January 17, 2014

    Last year Mega Bloks released the Skylanders Ultimate Battle Arcade – kids could crash and bash tons and tons of different Skylanders Giants into each other in exciting mini-games. Now, with the start of a new year, we’re literally “launching” an awesome new way for Skylanders fans to battle with the coolest new SWAP Force [...]

  • Behold Kaos’ return in the Outlands Kaotic Castle!

    December 12, 2013

    As a Skylanders fan who has played through all the games and then watched my son do the same, I can confidently say that Kaos, the big baddie from the series, is an extremely memorable villain in a world already chock-full of brilliant characters. And now he’s back in Mega Bloks form in this towering [...]

  • BOOM! Flynn’s Rescue Ship takes flight!

    December 02, 2013

    If there were one single vehicle that represented the Skylanders games, it would be the Dread Yacht. Integral to the story in both Skylanders Giants and Skylanders SWAP Force, it finally makes an appearance as an epic 546-piece Mega Bloks set! Building this set was a lot of fun, and would make for a perfect [...]

  • Evil Glumshanks vs Wash Buckler: A Boss Tank Showdown

    November 13, 2013

    Since the release of the Skylanders SWAP Force™ game in October, it’s great to see the characters come to life as Mega Bloks®. One of the amazing sets that feature a new SWAP Force character is the Boss Tank Showdown. It includes the water character Wash Buckler and an evil Glumshanks in a wicked boss [...]

  • Three times the speed of awesome: Sharpfin’s Jetboat

    October 29, 2013

    Along with the release of the brand new Skylanders SWAP Force™ game, there’s a whole line of brand new Mega Bloks® toys! And if you’re lucky enough to have already played the game you’ll recognize this one instantly: it’s Sharpfin’s Jetboat! Superfans of the Skylanders world will enjoy building this super-sleek airship. It looks great [...]

  • NYCC Day 3: Skylanders Day

    October 13, 2013

    We just can’t give enough free toys away! We somehow managed to get through Comic Con and still had toys left over! But the one toy that we did run out of was our exclusive Skylanders Swap Force™ figures – an extremely popular giveaway today on Family Day at NYCC. Joining Mega Bloks Hot Wheels [...]

  • Attack of the Chompies! Thumpback turns the tide!

    September 27, 2013

    Can you feel the ground under your feet rumbling? There’s an epic battle about to go down when Thumpback the Skylanders Giant faces off against a lumbering Chompy Bot 9000. Thumpback is my personal favourite Skylander from when I played through Skylanders Giants with my son. He is a dominating force – a beast as [...]

  • Skylanders Giants Arkeyan Robot King with Beast-mode Pop Fizz!

    August 27, 2013

    Excitement is building here at Mega Bloks HQ as the countdown begins to the release of the new Skylanders Swap Force game, coming out this Fall! And nobody does excitement quite like the overflowing bundle of unrestrained energy that is Pop Fizz. This set is an impressive build at 294 pieces. Building it is a [...]

  • Skylanders Giants™ Troll Tank Gun Down

    July 10, 2013

    A seemingly invincible Troll Tank has been sent to bombard Skylands at the order of Kaos. But wait! The fuel tank is entirely exposed in the back! This calls for Flameslinger and his expert bowmanship to save the day (by taking out the tank) in the Mega Bloks® Skylanders Giants™ Troll Tank Gun Down playset. [...]

  • Skylanders Giants™ Role Play Sets

    June 27, 2013

    Construction sets are awesome. Of course you’ll get no argument about that from us as we’ve devoted our lives to them. But there’s something about being able to actually become a Skylander Giants™ character that has a certain unavoidable attraction to it. That’s why this year Mega Bloks® introduced three Role Play sets for a [...]