McDonald’s Happy Meals Get Happier with Skylanders

SkylandersMcDonaldsToysStarting today, customers at participating McDonald’s locations and receive one of six awesome toys from Skylanders Trap Team with the purchase of a Happy Meal. Fans can collect heroes and villains from the game such as Pain-Yatta, Wallop, Snap Shop, Wildfire, Food Fight, and Wolfgang. Each Skylander has a unique articulation feature, and the Happy Meal packaging comes with a $10 off coupon for a Skylanders Trap Team starter pack and $1 off a Skylanders figure.

Sandstorm Productions Picks Up New Game Titles with New Deal

Sandstorm Productions, LLC has entered into a new business partnership with Giant Tree House, creators of children’s indoor and outdoor activity games.

Sandstorm has hired Neal Applefeld, the founder of Giant Tree House, to serve as vice president of business development. The lineup will include Fishin’ Frenzy, Buzzy Badminton, Funny Face Yard Pool, and more. A number of new products in development will be showcased at the American International Toy Fair, held in New York City. Other studios under the Sandstorm banner include Closet Nerd Games, Glowfly Games, Posthuman Studios, and Wildfire, LLC.