Quick quotes: Skylanders came about as “a new way to reinvigorate” Spyro, says Hirshberg

Monday, 7th November 2011 11:07 GMT By Johnny Cullen

“We were looking for a new way to reinvigorate [the series] and [our developers] came to the table with this idea of bringing physical toys to the game, and that got everyone’s imaginations firing. It took what was a smallish, moderately ambitious project and turned it into a larger one.” – Activision Publishing CEO Eric Hirshberg, speaking to Gamasutra on how it brought Spyro back with Skylanders.



  1. raoullduke1984

    skylanders came about as a way to reinvigorate the lucrative game + peripheral/peripherals market guitar hero created.

    #1 3 years ago
  2. Lounds

    aimed at Kids, but I think if I was a 6-10 year old it would of apealled to me.

    #2 3 years ago

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