Activision has announced the next game in the Skylanders toys-to-life franchise, entitled Skylanders Imaginators. This game is the first in the series that will allow you to create your own Skylanders through the use of creation crystals. The game is being developed and written by the original Skylanders team, Toys for Bob. Release date is set for October 16, 2016 across several platforms, of which the Wii U is included. This time there is no Nintendo 3DS version of the game. According to the official trailer, Kaos has discovered the power of Mind Magic and is using it to create an unstoppable army of Doomlanders. Players will have to team up with the Skylands’ greatest warriors called Senseis to stop Kaos and his minions. local_offer Nintendo skylanders imaginators wii u stars Further Reading Legendary Pokemon coming to Pokemon Go The cost of Nintendo consoles in today's dollars Wii U gets firmware update Watch the Smash 4 EVO Finals on Disney XD Take a peek at this week’s Nintendo Dow 9 things you probably didn't know about Super Mario Bros.