Archive - 2012

September 12th

Toy Reviews: Bot Shots Megatron Super Bot Reviewed

in Bot Shots, Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, News

Partly inspired by his Generation One roots and his appearance in "Dark of the Moon", Bot Shots Megatron takes on a new form as a truck! Check out my review of Bot Shots Super Bot Megatron.

September 11th

Toy News: The Transformers Collector's Club clarifies upcoming SG set info

in News, Timelines

Weeks ago fans were given a look at artwork and figures for the upcoming "Shattered Glass" E-Hobby/TFCC joint exclusive set. The TFCC (@The_TF_Club) has clarified some items via Twitter:

"The SG VSE will be in the same packaging sold overseas. So, no special US packaging."

"The plan for the comic however is to have an english edition..."

Toy Reviews: Generations Springer Reviewed

in Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, News, Toys R Us Exclusive

Witty, brave and strong, Springer represents some of the best qualities of an Autobot. Whether he's using his missile launchers or powerful sword, this is one Autobot Decepticons don't want to mess with! Check out my review of the Generations Springer figure!

Sponsor News: BBTS Calibre Transformers Statues, Assassin's Creed III

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Calibre's large scale Transformer statues are now up for preorder. Each piece is limited to only 500 - Prime is available at $1399.99 and Bumblebee is $1199.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=527&category=8935

Assassin's Creed III - Connor 8" Vinyl Figure - distributed exclusively by BBTS in the USA
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=SYC10028&mode=re...

Another big list of Japanese Exclusives
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10527

Video Games: Fall of Cybertron DLC packs: Dinobots, Insecticons, G1 skins and more!

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Want more "Fall of Cybertron" action? There are now three DLC's available for you to increase your multi-player fun! Check out the video trailer and then detailed information below from the High Moon Press Release:

September 7th

Toy Reviews: Generations San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive Bruticus Reviewed

in Combaticon, Comic-Con Exclusive, Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, News

This past July, Hasbro released the first iteration of the Combaticons from the current "Fall of Cybertron" video game. These five Generations figures were released as a boxed set exclusive to San Diego Comic-Con. My reviews for these figures are now up for your enjoyment!

September 6th

Comic Books: "More than Meets the Eye" #8 Reviewed

in Generation One, News

The Decepticon scavengers on Clemency are facing an impending deadline: the arrival of the dangerous and insane Decepticon Justice Division! They are surely overmatched, but Krok has a plan that might save them all...or not. Today's comic book review brings you a look at "More than Meets the Eye" issue #8!

September 5th

Comic Books: "Regeneration One" #83 Reviewed

in Generation One, News

The Wreckers have found human survivors of Megatron's war but what they find is not what they expected! Meanwhile Optimus Prime prepares to face the consequences of his inaction. All this and more G1 references than you can shake a stick at all in my review of "Regeneration One" Issue 83!

Sponsor News: BBTS Transformers, Django Unchained, Catwoman, Bluefin & More

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BBTS EXCLUSIVE DARK ENERGON DELUXE SET OF 4 WITH BONUS DVD
This BBTS Exclusive Set will include the following figures, as well as a bonus DVD: Defender Wheeljack, Knockout, Starscream, Defender Bumblebee. The translucent figures show the effects of Dark Energon infusion. Each fan-favorite character has unique paint schemes and the Autobots and Decepticons have taken on new faction logos: Autobot Dark Energon Defenders and Dark Energon Decepticons. This set is listed for $59.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=bbts10023&mode=r...

BBTS EXCLUSIVE DARK ENERGON VOYAGER SET OF 2
This BBTS Exclusive Set will include the following figures: Defender Optimus Prime & Megatron. The translucent figures show the effects of Dark Energon infusion. Each fan-favorite character has unique paint schemes and the Autobots and Decepticons have taken on new faction logos: Autobot Dark Energon Defenders and Dark Energon Decepticons. This set of two is priced at $49.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=bbts10024&mode=r...

EXCLUSIVE TRANSFORMERS ULTIMATE GIFT SET
This set includes the following figures:
-Deluxe Combat Hero Optimus Prime - redeco of Deluxe G2 Optimus Prime
-Deluxe Jazz V2 - redeco of Deluxe Jazz
-Legion Motormaster - redeco of Legion Optimus Prime
-Legion Thundercracker - redeco of Legion Starscream
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=has22183&mode=re...

August 31st

Sponsor News: Bigbadtoystore - Exclusive Dark Energon & More Listed

BBTS EXCLUSIVE DARK ENERGON DELUXE SET OF 4 WITH BONUS DVD
This BBTS Exclusive Set will include the following figures, as well as a bonus DVD: Defender Wheeljack, Knockout, Starscream, Defender Bumblebee. The translucent figures show the effects of Dark Energon infusion. Each fan-favorite character has unique paint schemes and the Autobots and Decepticons have taken on new faction logos: Autobot Dark Energon Defenders and Dark Energon Decepticons.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=bbts10023&mode=r...

BBTS EXCLUSIVE DARK ENERGON VOYAGER SET OF 2
This BBTS Exclusive Set will include the following figures: Defender Optimus Prime & Megatron. The translucent figures show the effects of Dark Energon infusion. Each fan-favorite character has unique paint schemes and the Autobots and Decepticons have taken on new faction logos: Autobot Dark Energon Defenders and Dark Energon Decepticons.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=bbts10024&mode=r...

EXCLUSIVE WOLF PACK CLONE TROOPERS ULTIMATE GIFT SET
This Ultimate Gift Set has everything you need for a truly spectacular battle between the 104th Battalion "Wolf Pack" and the "intergalactic" forces of evil! Your CLONE COMMANDER Wolffe, PLO KOON, CLONE TROOPER Sinker and CLONE TROOPER Boost figures are heavily armed and ready for payback for their fallen comrades! Two of the figures are armed with awesome blasters that launch projectiles. This set also includes Galactic Battle Game cards, bases and die!
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=has22182&mode=re...

EXCLUSIVE TRANSFORMERS ULTIMATE GIFT SET
This set includes the following figures:
-Deluxe Combat Hero Optimus Prime - redeco of Deluxe G2 Optimus Prime
-Deluxe Jazz V2 - redeco of Deluxe Jazz
-Legion Motormaster - redeco of Legion Optimus Prime
-Legion Thundercracker - redeco of Legion Starscream
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=has22183&mode=re...