Skylanders Outselling All Other Action Figures

Skylanders Giants #1 best-selling console and hand-held video game in dollars in both U.S. and Europe year-to-date in 2013
Activision Publishing sent over a press release announcing that Skylanders figures outsold all action-figure properties in the U.S. and Europe year-to-date in 2013. In addition, the Skylanders property outpaced all toy properties overall in the U.K. year-to-date as of 30th June, 2013.
As of 31st July, 2013, the Skylanders franchise has generated life-to-date more than $1.5 billion in worldwide retail sales; and year-to-date in 2013, in both North America and Europe, Skylanders Giants was the #1 best-selling console and hand-held game overall in dollars.