“Quiver with Fear!”
    —Buckshot's official catchphrase


Buckshot is a Magic Sky-Faun Sensei of the Bowslinger Battle Class in Skylanders: Imaginators.

Background

Physical Traits

Buckshot is a bipedal, white-furred Sky-Faun with white featureless eyes, orange horns, and light brown skin.  He wears black pants with the signature gold Sensei belt, and a shoulder strap over his right shoulder and fingerless gloves with arm guards.

Personality

Buckshot is cheerful and energetic, but apparently not exactly smart, as he failed classes and is unable to count his own Skylander stats.

Biography

When Buckshot was young, he and his siblings were banished to the Magic Realm of Mysterious Mazes by an evil Spell Punk that wanted to rid Skylands of all Sky-Fauns. Buckshot spent years looking for a way out, but found no way to escape the enchanted labyrinth. Over time, however, the magic of the realm began to grow within him, strengthening his already formidable powers. While his siblings had lost all hope of freedom, Buckshot continued to test the boundaries of the maze, using his mystical bow and arrows to try to penetrate the walls around him. Eventually, Buckshot’s powers became so potent that he even learned how to teleport. With this new ability, he was finally able to open a portal back into Skylands and free his siblings. Now as a Sensei of the Bowslinger class, Buckshot always keeps one eye on the target – and the other on the lookout for the Spell Punk that had banished him!

Gameplay

Stats

These are the starting and maximum Statistics for this Skylander in the Skylanders games.

  • Health: ??? (max. 0)
  • Speed: ?? (max. 48)
  • Armor: ?? (max. 30)
  • Critical Hit: ?? (max. 50)
  • Elemental Power: ?? (max. 50)

Warning: These stats are not used in any of the Skylander games. They are only listed for completeness reasons.

  • Strength: 340
  • Defense: 90
  • Agility: 270
  • Luck: 200

Abilities

Basic Abilities
These abilities are available from the start of the game.
Soul Gem Ability
Requires Soul Gem from:
Sensei Magic Realm
Sky-Chi Ability
Requires unlocking from the
Bowslinger Sensei Shrine
Spread Shot Goat Portals
More Bang for Your Buck
You've Goat to Be Kidding Me
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Primary Ability
Press Attack 1 to shoot a lot of arrows at once!
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Secondary Ability
Press Attack 2 to create mystical Goat Portals. Shoot arrows in one portal to make them come out the other portal!
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Price: 4000
Create a magical shockwave every time you make a portal, and have a lot more portals active at a time!
View Sky-Chi
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The ultimate Sensei attack! Hold Special Attack to perform your Sky-Chi Power!
View Soul Gem

Basic Upgrades
Skylanders can buy new abilities from Persephone/Power Pods.

Through and Through Vortex Boomerang Now You See Me Speedy Exit
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Price: 500
Arrows that go through portals do more damage.
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Price: 700
Press Attack 3 to fire a magic boomerang that pulls enemies together.
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Price: 900
When you are creating portals, you move faster and stun most enemies that you touch.
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Price: 1200
After exiting a portal, you gain a burst of speed!
Arrows Away!
View Escape Goat!
Improve your arrow attacks!
Not the Face! Random Selection Where'd That Come From?
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Price: 1700
You have a much higher chance of dealing critical hits to enemies that are very close to you.
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Price: 2200
Spread Shot now always includes a single, more powerful arrow that stuns enemies.
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Price: 3000
Portals sometimes shoot ram or sheep projectiles on their own.
Escape Goat!
View Arrows Away!
Learn how to make more powerful portals!
Main Attraction Dimensional Damage Two for One
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Price: 1700
Goat Portals naturally pull enemies towards themselves.
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Price: 2200
Goat Portals damage anything nearby.
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Price: 3000
Shoot a Vortex Boomerang at a Goat Portal to destroy all Goat Portals in a huge explosion!

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Spread Shot (Active)

1 enemy
Fires arrows at all enemies and casts [EVASION DOWN] for 1 turn.

Mana cost: 1
Cooldown: 22 seconds


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Vortex Boomerang (Active)

1 enemy
Fires an energy orb towards an enemy.

Mana cost: 5
Cooldown: 8 seconds


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Goat Portal (Active)

1 enemy
Fires an energy orb towards an enemy. The orb attacks a random enemy 2 more times.

Mana cost: 5
Cooldown: 8 seconds


Where'd That Come From? (Active)

[All enemies]
Summons a portal where Sheep Creeps jump out and attack all enemies. If any enemy has [ACC DOWN] there is a 30% chance to grant all allies with [CRIT DMG UP] for 1 turn.

Mana cost: 6
Cooldown: 6 seconds


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A Goat's Ridicule (Passive)

[SELF]
40% chance to shoot orbs of energy towards all enemies at the start of a round.

Mana cost:
Cooldown:


Magic Health (Leader)

[All allies]
Increases the [HP by 10%] of all allies.

Mana cost:
Cooldown:

Quotes

Battle Cries

  • "Your Imaginators can train with me, Portal Master. Consider them good to goat!" - Sensei Training Bonus
  • "And let's get the Secret Technique party started! I've got one for the Bowslinger Class that is bow-dacious!" - Secret Technique Bonus
  • "Gong, baby, gong!" - ringing a Battle Gong
  • "Take that!"
  • "Sure shot!"
  • "Got it!"
  • "Not so fast!"
  • "Incoming!"
  • "Wool over your eyes!"
  • "Ha! They don't stand a goat of a chance!" - before a battle
  • "Mess with the goat, you get the horns...same thing with a bull." - after a battle
  • "Hahaha, got your goat, no wait, I'm a goat, and I got you!"
  • "Nice try, bad guys, but your skills aren't up to snuff!"
  • "I'm so fly!" - bounce pad
  • "Power, thy name is goat!" - Leveling up
  • "Oh you know it, cool, disembodied voice!" - Leveling up
  • "I can't make heads or tails out of these numbers, of course I failed math. Heads or Tails class too..." - checking stats
  • "See, I'm more than just a flash in the pan."
  • "Get outta my way, and into my car!" - opening a gate
  • "Go, go, goat!"
  • "Sky-chi for the win!" - activating Sky-chi - You've Goat to be Kidding
  • "Let's get magical, baby!"
  • "Sensei what!"
  • "Man, that was a lot of portals" - after Sky-chi

Character Trailers

See also

Gallery

Buckshot/Gallery

Trivia

  • His catchphrase is similar to Snap Shot's early catchphrase.
  • Despite having very dark brown skin ingame, in the figure and the artwork it's a light brown.
  • Both Buckshot and Splat are currently the only Skylanders that are fauns.
  • According to one of his quotes while viewing his stats, he claims that he failed math class.
  • Buckshot's quote, "Get outta my way, and into my car!," is a reference to the song Get Outta My Dreams, Get Into My Car by Billy Ocean.

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