September 22nd, 2014

Toy Review: "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex

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The Autobots have discovered a lost colony of dinosaurs at Wayward Island! Adapting to this new discovery, Optimus Prime takes on the form of a T-Rex giving him more power to aid the Rescue Bots. Today's review takes a look at the new Rescue Bots Optimus Prime!

September 21st

Movies: "Age of Extinction" comes to DVD & Blu-Ray September 30th, but which version will you buy?

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The latest entry in the live action "Transformers" movie franchise comes to DVD and Blu-Ray on September 30th, though you could buy it via Digital Download now. Like previous movies, there are several editions of the movie.

Amazon Exclusive Statue
Toys R Us KREO Set
Target exclusive Optimus Prime Case
Wal-Mart Bumblebee Case
Wal-Mart Figurines

September 20th

Article: BWTF's Top Ten Choices to direct "Transformers 5"

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With "Age of Extinction" heading to Blu-Ray and DVD, speculation can begin now on what's next for the Robots in Disguise on the big screen. Among those question is - if Michael Bay does not return to direct the next film, just who could do it? I have a bunch of ideas about that so check out my article on the top ten directors I'd like to see take over "Transformers" if Bay leaves.

September 19th

Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" Voyager Class Slog

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Slog isn't the brightest Autobot around. Most of his approach to life involves lumbering into a situation and letting his considerable bulk and weaponry do his talking for him. When the Dinobots need a path cleared through the enemy lines, they know they can count on Slog to do the job! This morning's review brings you a look at "Age of Extinction" Slog!

Toy News: Collector's Club Serpent OR revealed!

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The Transformers Collector's Club has revealed another figure in the "Subscription Service 3.0". Based on his appearance in a "Transformers & G.I. Joe" crossover title, this figure is a redeco of the Japanese exclusive Ratbat figure (which himself was a redeco/retool of Scourge. Orders are still open for the service til early October.

Toy News: Collector's Club Serpent OR revealed!

September 18th

Convention News: Transformers panels at New York Comic-Con 2014

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New York Comic-Con is coming next month (starting October 9th) and there will be some panels involving Transformers. Below is a listing of the panels you may want to attend!

TV Show News: R.I.P. The Hub 2009-2014

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According to several news reports including one at Bloomberg, Hasbro's network "The Hub" is being rebranded with a controlling stake going to the Discovery Channel. The station will be renamed to "Discovery Family" and Hasbro will still retain several hours of programming time and a significant financial interest in the network. At this time there is no indication that either "Robots in Disguise" or "Rescue Bots" production will be affected by this change.

TV Show News: R.I.P. The Hub 2009-2014

September 17th

Actor News: Voice actor Buster Jones 1943-2014

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Marc Tyler Nobleman is reporting that voice actor Buster Jones passed away on September 15th. Jones was known for many voices including Black Vulcan on "Superfriends" and Winston Zeddemore on "The Real Ghostbusters", but Transformers fans will know him better as the voice of the awesome Autobot Blaster! In recent years, Jones had made convention appearances including attending Botcon 2012.

Actor News: Voice actor Buster Jones 1943-2014

September 16th

Toy Review: "Generations" Windblade

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Cut off from Cybertron for millions of years, the Autobot known as Windblade comes from the world and city of Caminus. Her unique ability allows her to communicate with the great Metrotitans such as Metroplex. In her role as City Speaker on Cybertron, she seeks to keep the peace while protecting Metroplex as the world recovers from the Dark Cybertron era. Check out my review for the "Fan's Choice" figure Windblade!

Movie News: Exclusive behind the scenes clip from "Age of Extinction"

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Entertainment site has released a clip from a featurette giving us a look at some of the behind-the-scenes action during some of the scenes set in China in "Age of Extinction". Check out the clip below!