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June 1st, 2016

Toy Review Update: New photos for "Universe" Downshift

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Toy Review Update: New photos for "Universe" Downshift

Downshift was charged by Optimus Prime to guard the passage to the Energon core in Iacon. I've updated my review of Downshift with new photos (while touching up some of the older ones). Check out my updated review of "Universe" Downshift!

Article: A Megatron by any other name

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Article: A Megatron by any other name

With the news that Megatron would be returning to the live action movie universe, there has been a lot of outcry about how this could be possible. I wondered this too and after some though here is my speculation on the nature of Galvatron and just how this could happen.

Comic Book News: IDW Publishing announces "Revolution"

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Comic Book News: IDW Publishing announces "Revolution"

For the last few months IDW Publishing has been teasing something called "Revolution". Now fans have more information on this massive cross-over event! According to Entertainment Weekly "Revolution" will be a five issue, bi-weekly series that will tie in various properties from Hasbro including Transformers, Micronauts, ROM, M.A.S.K and more! IDW editor-in-chief however says this is not a reboot. From the article:

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Decepticon Profiles & Images

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Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Decepticon Profiles & Images

Following up on yesterday's reveal of several new Autobot renders for "Earth Wars" BWTF now brings you several Decepticons profiles! These images and profiles give us a nice look at the various influences on the designs from G1 all the way to "Combiner Wars". Check out their renders and profiles below.

Megatron:

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Decepticon Profiles & Images
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Decepticon Profiles & Images
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Decepticon Profiles & Images
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Decepticon Profiles & Images

Game News: "Earth Wars" Developer Diaries Video - The Fan Influence

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When the developers behind the upcoming "Earth Wars" game got to work on development, they didn't just consult Hasbro. They also sought out several fans to provide their opinions and help guide the game more towards what fans would want. If you've ever wondered if fans can influence an official product, look no further than the video below!

May 31st

Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up

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Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up

Ben's World of Transformers sponsor Bigbadtoystore has posted preorders for the first waves of Titans Return figures. Among the items listed are:

Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up
Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up
Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up
Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up
Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up
Sponsor News from BBTS - Titans Return Pre-Orders are up

Movie News: <SPOILER> to return in "Transformers: The Last Knight"

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Movie News: <SPOILER> to return in "Transformers: The Last Knight"

SPOILER ALERT!

The Official Transformers Facebook Page has announced that Decepticon leader Megatron will be returning to the live action "Transformers" universe in next summer's film "The Last Knight"! This is a surprise since Megatron was presumed to have been reincarnated as Galvatron in "Age of Extinction". Could the two characters actually be separate entities now? Time will tell!

Update
Michael Bay has posted the brief clip below on his Instagram account!

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Autobot Profiles & Images

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Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Autobot Profiles & Images

Thanks to the folks at 47 Communications (who previously helped promote the "Transformers: Legends" mobile card game) we now have new profiles and images of several Autobots from the upcoming "Earth Wars" mobile game! These include a nice shot of Blaster with his cassette-bots and Grimlock in all his glory! Official text on each character is listed below!

Optimus Prime:

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Autobot Profiles & Images
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Autobot Profiles & Images
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Autobot Profiles & Images
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" New Autobot Profiles & Images

Game News: "Earth Wars" Dinobot Slug spotlight

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Game News: "Earth Wars" Dinobot Slug spotlight

Space Ape continues to ramp up its news releases for "Earth Wars"! Today we get a look at Dinobot Slug. Ill tempered and full of destructive fury, this Dinobot is sure to be a fun addition to your team in the upcoming mobile game.

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Press Release

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Earth Wars
Hasbro/Backflip/Space Ape

Hasbro, Backflip Studios and Space Ape Games Bring The Fight Home with TRANSFORMERS: EARTH WARS; Game Coming To iOS And Android in Select Markets Spring 2016

Battle as AUTOBOTS or DECEPTICONS and Fight Against Live Opponents Around the World In First TRANSFORMERS Real-Time Combat Strategy Game