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March 2015 Retro Gaming Article


March 3, 2015 Retro Gaming Blog Post:

I finally found the Skystones cards, but I'm stuck with 5 boxes of Trix cereal

Ever since I heard there was a real-world Skystones card game in General Mills cereal, I've been perusing the cereal aisles with acute scrutiny. My obsession paid off when I was just about to give up the search at yet another grocery store and I saw the Skylanders banner on a box of Trix. After a careful search, I waited on line wondering if the clerk would inquire about my purchasing 5 boxes. Who the Hell buys 5 boxes of this stuff? Yuck!

Skystone cards in General Mills cereal boxes I initially thought General Mills wasn't running the promo in my area, then I wondered if it was only at a participating chain of stores. This has whet my appetite for more Skystones cards (not Trix cereal), so I'm sure I'll be haunting the cereal aisles for the next few weeks.

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