So what is different about the Skylanders giants, Except from the the obvious. Well to start with, there is a whole new story and new characters.
Most importantly of all, you do not need to buy a new portal, and you can use your old skylanders adventure characters in the new game aswell, so it will give a new lease of life to the old ones aswell. For anyone who is new to Skylanders, you can buy a starter pack including the portal master, and if you are veteran, you just need to purchase the character packs plus new game.
The new Skylanders giants will be released on the 21st October, so pre order to avoid dissapointment here. If you remember last christmas, it was impossible to get your hands n these figures, so its advisable to pre order with amazon here.