New Skylanders: Giants bundle demands your money a month early at GameStop

GameStop lands Skylanders Giants bundle a month early
What is there to compare to the thrill of opening brand new Skylanders? Opening brand new Skylanders a month early, of course. The Skylanders: Giants Scorpion Striker Battle Pack is now available at GameStop, a month earlier than competing retailers. The pack includes a series 2 Zap, Hot Dog, an in-game catapult, trading cards and – wait for it – stickers! The pack can be had for $25.

What's more, spend $29.99 or more on Skylanders figures or packs between January 16 and 31, and you can snag a free sidekick character. Your children will assure you that this is a really good deal.

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GameStop Announces Exclusive Skylanders Giants™ Offers

GameStop, the world's largest multichannel retailer of video games, has exclusive offers to further enhance your Skylanders Giants™ experience. The Scorpion Striker Battle Pack is available now for purchase at GameStop a full month before it's available at other retailers.

This new battle pack retails for $24.99 and features:

Series 2 Zap character
Hot Dog character
In-game Catapult item
Three trading cards
Three sticker sheets with secret codes
Customers can also get one of four free Skylanders Giants Sidekick characters when they purchase $29.99 or more of Skylanders Giants characters or packs from GameStop from Jan. 16 through Jan. 31. This offer is only available at GameStop while supplies last.

With Skylanders Giants, players can take their favorite characters to new heights as ancient giants join the Skylanders in battling against a dark new threat. Customers can purchase the Scorpion Striker Battle Pack while supplies last at GameStop stores nationwide or online at

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