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December 7th

Sale Alert: "Combiner Wars" G2 Bruticus for $44.99

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Sale Alert: "Combiner Wars" G2 Bruticus for $44.99

Among the many "Combiner Wars" boxed sets released this year was the retro-themed "Generation 2" Bruticus set! Taking inspiration from the 90's versions of the Combaticons, this set features all five Combaticons in a bright, camo deco along with Legends Class Shockwave in colors inspired by his Action Master version from G1! For a short time only HasbroToyShop has dropped the price of this set down to $49.99! Use code HOLIDAY16 and it will take an additional $5 off!

Sale Alert: "Transformers: The Movie" Steelbook edition for $19.99

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Sale Alert: "Transformers: The Movie" Steelbook edition for $19.99

Earlier this year Shout! Factory released the 30th Anniversary edition of "Transformers: The Movie". This remastered Blu-Ray release featured a cleaned up print of the movie, documentaries and brand new cover art! If you missed out on this release then now's your chance. The Steelbook version has been put on sale for $19.99 on Amazon! Amazon sales at this time of year come and go quickly so if you've been holding out, jump on it now!

December 6th

Article: Fourteen Takeaways from "The Last Knight" trailer

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Article: Fourteen Takeaways from "The Last Knight" trailer

Yesterday the first trailer for "The Last Knight" was released. With it came many interesting questions and visuals. Check out my list of fourteen takeaways from the trailer!

Events: BWTF's visit to the set of "Transformers The Last Knight" Part 2

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Events: BWTF's visit to the set of "Transformers The Last Knight" Part 2

In part two of my visit to the set of "The Last Knight" I report on my awesome visit to the vehicle garage and one last surprise before we left the set! Check out the second part of my set report!

December 5th

Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer debuts

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After a series of fake videos going online, the REAL trailer for "Transformers: The Last Knight" has finally been revealed! Check it out in the embed below. Analysis to follow later tonight!

Event: "Transformers The Last Knight" Set Visit Report (Part One)

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Event: "Transformers The Last Knight" Set Visit Report (Part One)

In August of 2016 a small group of fan-run Transformers web sites were invited to visit the set of "Transformers: The Last Knight" in Michigan. We spent most of the day on set and at long last the embargo on our reports has been lifted! Check out part one of my report!

December 4th

Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer to debut tomorrow

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Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer to debut tomorrow

The Official Transformers Movie Twitter feed has revealed that shooting on "Transformers The Last Knight" has been completed! With this momentous event also comes word that a trailer will be debuting tomorrow! Along with this announcement was a video showing several behind-the-scenes shots from the movie! Check out the video in the embed below:

Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer to debut tomorrow
Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer to debut tomorrow
Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer to debut tomorrow
Movie News: "Transformers The Last Knight" trailer to debut tomorrow

Toy News: e-Hobby announces Magna Convoy exclusive

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Toy News: e-Hobby announces Magna Convoy exclusive

In a surprise announcement, e-Hobby has announced a new upcoming exclusive based on the Classics Optimus Prime sculpt. This figure has very "Diaclone Ultra Magnus" colors including a heavy emphasis on black and blue. It also features an additional sword and shield accessory. According to the listing on e-Hobby's page (and thanks to google translate), this is the character's background:

Toy News: e-Hobby announces Magna Convoy exclusive
Toy News: e-Hobby announces Magna Convoy exclusive
Toy News: e-Hobby announces Magna Convoy exclusive
Toy News: e-Hobby announces Magna Convoy exclusive

December 3rd

Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Leo Prime

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Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Leo Prime

Thanks to the Official Takara Tomy Twitter we have a new look at "Legends" Leo Prime! This appears to be a final product and shows him off in all his Lioconvoy referencing goodness!


Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Leo Prime

Podcast: Geeking out over toys on The Repacked Podcast

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Podcast: Geeking out over toys on The Repacked Podcast

This past week I was invited to The Repacked Podcast to geek out with fellow collectors over new action figure releases and reveals including Platinum Edition Liokaiser and Unicron! Check out the podcast here and be sure to give them a Like on Facebook!