Skylanders Trap Team – Xbox One review |

Anyone who had some semblance of a childhood has fond memories of playing with toys and conducting epic battles of good vs. evil. If you happened to have a childhood in the early 80’s, you inevitably played with some of the most renown villains of our day. Characters such as Darth Vader, Cobra Commander, and Skeletor were just as popular as their heroic counter parts. Children, like adults, gravitate towards villains as there is an element of rebellion when playing the role of the “bad guy”.

This year’s iteration of Skylanders capitalizes on this premise by providing an experience where trapped villains are now playable characters. Activision along with Toys for Bob and Beenox Studios have raised the bar with this year’s version but in doing so have they alienated their loyal customers?

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