Toys with Green Base
Skylanders toys that have a green base originated in Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure. The green base Skylanders toys can be used in Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure, Skylanders Giants, and Skylanders SWAP Force.

Toys with Orange Base
Skylanders toys that have an orange base originated in Skylanders Giants. The toy line contains new figures specific to Skylanders Giants as well as second edition versions of Skylanders Spyro’s Adventure characters. All orange base characters can be used in Skylanders Giants and Skylanders SWAP Force. All second edition characters can be used in Spyro’s Adventure; however, the actual Giants characters cannot be used.    

Toys with Blue Base
Skylanders toys that have a blue base originated in Skylanders SWAP Force. The toy line contains new figures specific to Skylanders SWAP Force as well as new versions of characters found in previous games.