Skylanders Giants

Key events

FeatureFive of the Best: Hubs

Addicted to base.

Skylanders is getting an animated series on Netflix

Starring Justin Long, Jonathan Banks and Norm MacDonald.

Activision Blizzard launches film and TV studio

Skylanders animated series in development, Call of Duty movies and shows planned.

FeatureInside the toy box

Rediscovering the joy of play on a father-and-son visit to the home of the Skylanders.

Activision casts doubt on 2013 release for Bungie's Destiny

Plus: 12 million Diablo 3 sales, 9.6m WOW subs and "disappointment" at Wii U launch.

Skylanders Giants review

Size matters.

UK chart: FIFA 13 scores fourth week top, 007 Legends in 12th

Skylanders, Doom 3: BFG Edition in top 10. Dance Central 3 flops.

Skylanders Giants release date set for October

Introduces new giant bee character.

Activision: games are relationships, "brands in people's lives"

Have more in common with sport than film.

VideoFirst Spyro: Skylanders Giants footage

Activision pumping out sequel in time for Christmas.

Activision announces Skylanders Giants

Over 20 new figures and light technology this autumn.