Some popular Skylanders characters are Chill, Zook, Bouncer, Ignitor, Crusher, Pop Fizz, Fright Rider and Jet-Vac. The popularity of the toy figurines adds an imaginative play dimension to the gaming aspect of the Skylanders characters.
Skylanders characters were introduced in 2011 and include names from Spyro's Adventure, Giants, Swap Force, Trap Team and Superchargers. The characters are featured in the video games and the action figures. The popularity of the characters is based on sales, characteristics and reviews. Some other popular Skylanders characters include Food Fight, Fist Bump, Earth Skylander, Trail Blazer, Chopper and Fling Kong, according to Technology Tell. Each character is associated with one of the ten elements of the Skylands: Earth, Air, Fire, Water, Life, Undead, Magic, Dark, Light or Tech.