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October 23rd, 2012

Toy Review: Transformers Prime Legion Class Fallback

in Autobot, Cyberverse, Legion Class, News, Prime, Timelines

Before the war, FALLBACK scouted newly discovered worlds to determine if they were suitable for colonization. Now his duty is to assess a world's environmental health and recommend ways in which the AUTOBOTS®* can protect it while also using natural resources to their advantage. Today's review brings you a look at Cyberverse Fallback from Transformers Prime!

October 18th

Toy Reviews: Legion Class Flamewar & Tailgate

in Cyberverse, Legion Class, News, Prime

One is an evil Decepticon highly trained in combat. The other is a fighter who was partnered with Arcee. If these two fight, you can bet the battle will be fierce! This morning's reviews bring you a look at Legion Class Flamewar and Tailgate!

October 17th

Toy Review: Bot Shots "Battle Mask" Bumblebee

in Autobot, Bot Shots, Generation One, News

When the battle gets fierce, Bumblebee deploys his Battle Mask, giving him an extra edge and a new look in combat! Check out my review of this cool figure!

Sponsor News: BBTS Gentle Giant, DC, Transformers, LotR, NECA & More

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NEW PREORDERS
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NEW GENTLE GIANT ITEMS
Gentle Giant has announced six new items for the beginning of 2013. We have a Gandalf Mini Bust from The Hobbit at $62.99 ($7 off the MSRP), a Walking Dead Zombie Army Men Bag of 10 at $12.99, a Marvel Venom Bookend at $123.99 ($14 off the MSRP), a Sy Snootles Mini bust at $67.99 ($7 off the MSRP), a set of AT-AT Bookends at $199.99 ($25 off the MSRP) and a 12" Scale Power Droid at $79.99 ($10 off the MSRP). All of these new items can be seen at the link.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10975

October 16th

Sponsor News: BBTS - Dark Energon Optimus Prime and Megatron video!

BWTF sponsor Bigbadtoystore has put up a cool video showing off their upcoming "Dark Energon" Optimus Prime and Megatron exclusive figures. In a surprise move, Optimus Prime's head is a retool with a mouth instead of his mouthplate! Check out the embed below:

Sponsor News: TF Source - Now up for preorder: TG13 Soundwave and TG14 Soundblaster!

TG13 Soundwave - $64.95 C9 Box http://tfsource.com/products/view/product_id/5757/
TG14 Soundblaster - $64.95 C9 Box http://tfsource.com/products/view/product_id/5758/

Plus preorder the other Transformers Generations figures including the legendary bruticus here:
http://tfsource.com/category/view/category_id/341/

And all of the newest Takara Tomy figures here:
http://tfsource.com/masterpiece/?sort_by=newest - Masterpiece Transformers including MP15, MP16 and MP-10B

Toy Review: Transformers Prime Sergeant Kup

in Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Prime, Robots in Disguise

SERGEANT KUP is one of the most experienced soldiers in the AUTOBOT army. There's a rumor among younger AUTOBOTS that he's laserproof. The aging soldier has a habit of walking calmly through even the thickest crossfire to deliver advice or encouragement to raw recruits cowering under cover. Check out my review of this ancient Autobot hero!

October 15th

Toy News: Transformers Prime Robots in Disguise Vehicon on Pre-Order at Hasbrotoyshop

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For those who have been trying to get their hands on the Deluxe Class Vehicon figure from the "Robots in Disguise" series of "Transformers Prime" toys, Hasbrotoyshop has put up preorders for the figure. Time to build those armies!

October 11th

Event: New York Comic Con 2012 Hasbro Panel Album

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On the first day of New York Comic-Con Hasbro held a panel revealing a ton of new products fans can expect in 2013. I'm working on a write up but in the meantime check out BWTF's photos (courtesy of fellow fan Steven Kushnir) on BWTF's Facebook page.

October 10th

Events: New York City Comic-Con Preview Party 2012

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In lieu of having a big booth at NYCC 2012, Hasbro decided to throw their own party complete with cocktails, food and...toys?! Yes, that's right! Check out my coverage of this event including a chat with Hasbro's Transformers team members and pictures of Predaking! Follow this link to read my coverage of this awesome event!