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“Making Waves!”
    —Flip Wreck's official catchphrase

Flip Wreck is an anthropomorphic dolphin who is one of the Frito-Lay Skylanders for Skylanders: Trap Team.

Character Development

Flip Wreck was named by Noel Foster from Clearwater, Florida, as part of a naming contest held by Frito-Lay.[1]



Flip Wreck might be the fearless protector of Bottlenose Bay and a hero to his dolphin friends but, don't worry, he doesn't let it go to his head.[2]


Most of the dolphins of Bottlenose Bay spent their days playing in the waves. However, Flip Wreck was different. Always the adventurous one, he took it upon himself to be a self-appointed protector of his undersea world. One day, while exploring an underwater graveyard of shipwrecks, he came across a massive Ice Viking ship that was still intact. Suddenly, a huge crew of Ice Vikings burst out from inside and began leading an attack on the unarmed dolphin residents. Flip Wreck took off at once and quickly fastened together armor, shield, and sword using pieces from the nearby wrecks. He then single-handedly defeated the Ice Vikings, who retreated never to be seen again. For his heroic actions, Flip Wreck was made a Skylander and now turns the tide against evil in Skylands!



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

  • Health: 300 (max. 600)
  • Speed: 60 (max. 108)
  • Armor: 30 (max. 60)
  • Critical Hit: 30 (max. 80)
  • Elemental Power: 39 (max. 89)

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

  • Strength: 80
  • Defense: 190
  • Agility: 50
  • Luck: 60


Basic Abilities
These abilities are available from the start of the game.
Soul Gem Ability
Requires Soul Gem from:
Mystic Mill
Sea Saw Wheeling and Dealing
Sea Slammer
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Primary Ability
Press Attack 1 to swing the saw sword.
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Secondary Ability
Press Attack 2 to hop on the wheel shield, damaging anything in your path.
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Price: 4000
While riding the wheel shield, press Attack 1, Attack 1, Attack 1 to slam down on the ground.
Basic Upgrades
Skylanders can buy new abilities from Persephone/Power Pods.
Wheel Shield Bash Splash Damage Super Sea Saw Shield Mode
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Price: 500
Press Attack 3 to bash enemies with the wheel shield.
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Price: 700
Hold Attack 1 to blast enemies with your blowhole.
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Price: 900
Sea Saw does increased damage.
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Price: 1200
Hold Attack 3 to enter Shield Mode, invulnerable to enemy attacks.
Fish Commander
View Sword Specialist
Improve Wheeling & Dealing attacks.
Fish?!? Homing Fish Endless Fish
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Price: 1700
Press Attack 3 to release fish projectiles while riding the Wheel Shield.
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Price: 2200
Press Attack 3 to release a fish projectile that hops towards enemies.
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Price: 3000
While riding the wheel shield, hold Attack 3 to shoot unlimited fish projectiles.
Sword Specialist
View Fish Commander
Improve Sea Saw attacks.
Sword Swells Sea Saw Combos Blowhole Blaster
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Price: 1700
Press Attack 1, Attack 1, Attack 1 to gush forward a damaging water swell.
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Price: 2200
Press Attack 1, Attack 1, Hold Attack 2 for Whirlpool combo.

Press Attack 1, Attack 1, HOLD attack 3 for Undersea Ambush combo.

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Price: 3000
Splash Damage attack has more range and does increased damage.

Skylanders can use abilities depending on their level.

Starting Powers

  • TBA (Primary Attack): TBA
  • TBA (Secondary Attack): TBA


  • TBA (requires level: TBA): TBA
  • TBA (requires level: TBA): TBA
  • TBA (requires level: TBA): TBA


Battle Cries

  • "Making Waves!"
  • "Wrecking time!"
  • "Alright!"
  • "Here I go!"
  • "Going up!"
  • "That was no fluke!"
  • "Drifting through!" - when entering a gate
  • "Power surge!" - when leveling up
  • "High tide!" - when leveling up
  • "My stats are swelling!" - when checking stats
  • "Looking ship-shape!" - when checking stats
  • "Has this hat been waterproofed?" - when wearing a hat
  • "An excellent swimming cap" - when wearing a hat

Characte Trailers



  • Flip Wreck, Thumpling and Thumpback are currently the only Skylanders based on cetaceans.
    • They all share the ability to shoot water out of their blowholes as a method of attack.
  • Flip Wreck is voiced by Jess Harnell, who also voices Blast Zone, Gusto, and Crash Bandicoot.
  • He is the only one of the Frito Lay Skylanders whose original name wasn't revealed.
    • However, his files in Trap Team show his placeholder name as Sea Saw.[3]
  • Flip Wreck is one of the several Skylanders who use a shield (the others being Chop Chop, Ignitor, Chill, Doom Stone, Wildfire and High Volt).


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