July 2nd, 2013

Toy Reviews: Botcon 2013 Timelines KREON set reviewed

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The battle for Cybertron ramps up to a new and ridiculously cute level with the Botcon 2013 exclusive KREON set! Made up of five figures representing toys from the regular exclu sives, this review focuses on a Botcon and KREO first! Check out my review of this awesome set!

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This Platinum Series shared exclusive reissue includes die-cast parts and gold coloring, and we have him priced at $119.99. He is expected to arrive in the middle of next month.

The tallest Transformers figure ever is up for pre-order. He changes from robot to city to battle station and includes lights and sound effects. He will ship out on August 1st, so be sure to get your orders in so that yours can ship ASAP.

For those of you that weren't able to make it this year, we have a number of exclusives on the way. We have the Machine Wars: Termination Sets at $449.99 for Boxed or $419.99 for loose; we also have the Class Figure (assembled) at $139.99, the Electron & Sandstorm Set at $134.99, the Mirage and Thundercracker Set at $124.99 and the KRE-O Five-Pack at $41.99.

June 30th

Events: Botcon 2013 Live Tweets from Glenn Morshower panel

I'm currently live Tweeting from Botcon 2013's Glenn Morshower panel, check it out!

June 29th

Toy News: Press Release Reveals from Botcon!

Greetings, TRANSFORMERS fans!

This morning at The Official TRANSFORMERS Convention — BotCon— in San Diego, California, Hasbro's TRANSFORMERS brand team revealed several amazing new TRANSFORMERS toys, as well as the 2013 inductees to the TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame.

This year's TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame class, as entirely voted on by TRANSFORMERS fans online, consists of the following two characters:

Events: Hasbro panel at 11am PT - live coverage!

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The next Botcon panel is the Hasbro Brand Panel at 11am PT, follow me on Twitter for coverage!

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Events: Live Tweeting from voice actor panel!

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I'm currently tweeting from the David Sobolov (Depth Charge, Shockwave) and James Horan (Wheeljack) panel! ,a href="" target="_blank">

June 28th

Events: Botcon 2013 Coverage! Beast Hunters! Generations! Dealer's Room pics!

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BWTF is at Botcon 2013 and reporting has begun! First, check out my Botcon 2013 gallery on Facebook. Also follow my Twitter feed for updates from the convention. A longer written report will go up as the weekend goes along.

June 27th

Interview: "Transformers ReGeneration One" writer Simon Furman

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Continuing my series of interviews celebrating those who have been behind "Transformers" over the course of the last thirty years, today I bring you an interview with the legendary Simon Furman. Simon has worked across the generations, from Generation One, to G2, to the Unicron Trilogy, the Beast Wars era and continues to write to this day, working on IDW Publishing's current "ReGeneration One" series. Check out my interview to see his thoughts on ReGeneration One and what he's been up to!

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Comic Book Review: "Beast Hunters" #2

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Sludge and Snarl continue their investigation into the mysterious deaths at Last Spark but it leads them down a dangerous path with unexpected twists! Today's comic book review brings you a look at "Beast Hunters" Issue #2!