Are you a Skylanders fan living in or visiting New York? Well, if you happen to be there next Wednesday you’ll have a chance to celebrate “Skylanders Day” at the ToysRUs in Times Square with a chance to pick up a special toy. Let’s dig in and see what you can do at the event, as well as some of the deals you’ll see at the store.
Activision Publishing, Inc. and Toys”R”Us® are giving fans the rare opportunity to receive a complimentary Skylanders® toy at a special Toys”R”Us Times Square event celebrating Skylanders Day! Before the final Skylanders SWAP Force character, Doom Stone, is released to the public, the first 500 Portal Masters to line up at The World’s Greatest Toy Store™ on Wednesday, April 23, will be among the first to get their hands on this must-have figure.*
Fans attending the event will get the chance to meet Skylanders costumed characters, experience the bestselling kids’ videogame franchise at in-store gaming kiosks and receive other fun Skylanders giveaways.
Eager consumers can also take advantage of the following Skylanders deals and discounts, valid only at Toys”R”Us Times Square, on Wednesday, April 23:
SAVE $25 Skylanders SWAP Force Starter Pack (Was $64.99; Now $39.99)
BUY ONE GET ONE 50% OFF ALL Skylanders figures and accessories – prices vary**
If you have a chance to check it out, it’s pretty easy to find – it’s in the lower level of Times Square at 1514 Broadway at 4pm EST. If you happen to go, send us the pictures!
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