Print Publishing company IDW has announced the first ever comic book series for the popular videogame franchise Skylanders. The first issue is set to be based on a prequel to the storyline of Skylanders: Trap Team. IDW was enthusiastic to announce to the Skylanders Comic Book series as its catered for the fans through the beauty of comic books.
We are thrilled to be combining Skylanders, the pioneer of the toys to life video game genre, with IDW, one of the industry’s leading comic-book publishers in the U.S. The comic-book series will offer fans a glimpse into the backstories of their favorite Skylanders characters, expanding on the universe that they’ve embraced so enthusiastically in the franchise’s short history. To explore the world of Skylands beyond the game is an opportunity we know our fans have long been awaiting, and we couldn’t be more excited to see this manifested through a comic series.