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12/18/14: Toy News: More images of "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus

The Official Takara Tomy Transformers Twitter has posted a series of new images featuring Masterpiece Ultra Magnus. The pictures give us a bit of a "behind the scenes" look at the prototype, some transformation steps and even the weight of the figure! These are interesting shots that tease what is sure to be one awesome figure. (0 comments)


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12/17/14: Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" One Step Changer Megatron

Once he was the leader of Cybertron's security forces, ensuring the safety of Cybertron and its inhabitants. However, the lust for power overtook this Decepticon and soon he became the leader of a faction that would tear Cybertron and the Transformers race apart! Check out my review of One Step Changer Megatron. (0 comments)


12/16/14: Sponsor News BBTS - Generations Arcee & Chromia in stock!

BWTF sponsor has let me know that "Generations" Arcee and Chromia are now in stock! You can purchase them as a pair or separately. Remember, by supporting BBTS you also support BWTF.com! (0 comments)


12/16/14: Game News: Jagex to discontinue "Transformers Universe" on January 31, 2015

I reported back in November that "Transformers Universe" publisher Jagex was going to lay off some staff.

It seems the next phase of their restructuring will involve shutting down "Transformers Universe on January 31, 2015. According to Games Industry.biz the publisher is going to refocus its efforts towards its in-house online game RuneScape.

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12/16/14: Toy News: New images of "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus

The Official Takara Tomy Twitter feed for "Transformers" has posted images of the upcomign "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus figure alongside his G1 counterpart. This really gives you a good sense of the size of the figure. Most surprisingly is its darker blue tone, which is more in line with the G1 animation model. This makes perfect sense as the "Masterpiece" line's current focus is being accurate to TV show models in robot mode. Check out the images below! (0 comments)


12/15/14: Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Bumblebee

Having helped the Autobots win the battle of Dark Energon, Megatron and the Predacon threat, Bumblebee has grown and taken a leadership role in the Autobot ranks. Now leading the team on Earth, he has his hands full with rookies. Lucky for them, Bumblebee is now a seasoned warrior! Today's review is Warrior Class Bumblebee, check it out! (0 comments)


12/14/14: Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Strongarm

Strongarm may not be the most experienced recruit among Bumblebee's team but what she lacks in time on the field she more than makes up for in enthusiasm and dedication. Today's review brings you a look at one of the newest members of the Autobot team: Strongarm! (0 comments)


12/12/14: Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Steeljaw

Steeljaw is one of the escaped fugitives from the crashed Decepticon ship. He is determined not to get caught by Bumblebee's team. If they try to capture him, he'll be ready for them with his fangs and claw weapon at the ready! Check out my review of Warrior Class Steeljaw! (0 comments)


12/11/14: Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Three Step Changer Grimlock

Grimlock is not like the other Autobots. Whereas they may emphasize tactics and fluid martial arts, his methods are more brutal and sometimes, terribly effective against his foes! Check out the inaugural "Robots in Disguise" toy review on BWTF.com: Three Step Changer Grimlock! (0 comments)


12/11/14: Sponsor News: BBTS - "Robots in Disguise" Tiny Titans up for pre-order!

BWTF sponsor Bigbadtoystore has put up preorders for a new class if figure: the Tiny Titans! Similar to the old "Robot Heroes" these are small, super-deformed figures that are non-transformable. You can order a case or order them individually.

Thanks to James Williams for calling these out! (0 comments)


12/11/14: Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" Power Attacker Scorn

Scorn has the jaws of a dino and the personality of a tank. He's a thundering war hammer on legs. A versatile fighter trained in many types of combat, he keeps his enemies guessing. They're never sure if he's going to attack with his powerful jaws, whipping tail, or demolish them with pure brute strength. Today's review brings you a look at Power Attacker Scorn! (0 comments)


12/11/14: Sponsor News: BBTS - Transformers, Star Wars, Hot Toys, Hot Wheels, Breaking Bad, Pacific Rim & More!

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12/10/14: Toy Review: Protectobot Evac Squad with Blades & Hot Spot

Need a daredevil rescue? The Protectobots Evac Squad can get it done. Sure, they might showboat after they do it, but since they're working in the most extreme conditions with no margin for error, you can't really blame them. Their knack for dramatic rescues is rivaled only by their knack for dramatic storytelling. Check out my review of the Protectobot Evac Squad! (0 comments)


12/10/14: Games: DeNA and Hasbro announce "Transformers: Battle Tactics"

BWTF.com has received the press release below and images from DeNA and Hasbro about their new game: Transformers: Battle Tactics! Check out the press release, images and video below!

DeNA and Hasbro Reveal New Mobile Game
<b />TRANSFORMERS: BATTLE TACTICS

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12/9/14: Toy Review: Generations Brainstorm with Arcana

A genius scientist and diabolical inventor, Brainstorm develops advanced weaponry for the Autobots. Although many of his inventions are deemed too devastating for use in actual combat, it's possible his laboratory itself is his most dangerous creation. This morning's review brings you a look at Generations Brainstorm! (0 comments)


12/9/14: Toy News: "Robots in Disguise" 2015 on Amazon!

Retailers are beginning to put their orders up for 2015 product including "Robots in Disguise"! Check out the links below for Amazon's listings of "Robots in Disguise" figures, now in stock! Remember, purchasing via the links below helps support BWTF.com, thanks!

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12/9/14: "Transformers: ReGeneration One" #100 autographed auctions to support Bill Mantlo - Batch Two!

If you missed last week's auctions to support Bill Mantlo, here's your chance again! (0 comments/Read more...)


12/8/14: Sponsor News: Bigbadtoystore - Robots in Disguise (2015) and Combiner Wars up for preorder!

BWTF Sponsor Bigbadtoystore has put up preorders for the new "Combiner Wars" and "Robots in Disguise" figures due out in January! A couple items are already sold out! Head on over now to get your orders in, links are below:

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12/8/14: Toy News: Toys R Us Japan exclusive sword

The Official Takara Tomy Transformers Twitter feed has posted an image of an upcoming Toys R Us exclusive sword for "Age of Extinction" Optimus Prime! This will be available with purchase in mid-December. (0 comments)


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