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October 29th, 2013

Toy Review: "Beast Hunters" Air Vehicon

in Beast Hunters, Cyberverse, Decepticon, Legion Class, News, Prime, Vehicon

Standing behind Megatron and his lieutenants is a powerful army of Vehicon warriors. When aerial combat comes into play, it is the legions of Air Vehicons that support the Decepticon cause, raining destruction down on hapless Autobots below! Today's toy review takes a look at The Legion Class Air Vehicon!

October 28th

Toy Review: FansProject Glacialord Tailclub

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Tailclub uses his powerful spiked club weapon to take down his enemies, but if they pour on the firepower he protects himself with his formidable shield. When the time comes he transforms into an arm or leg of Glacialord. Check out my review of the Glacialord Tailclub!

Game News: "Transformers Legends" Ghost in the Machine Campaign Begins Oct 30th!

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Update: According to info I've received, this will be a "Boss Raid" event!

Trick-or-treat! TRANSFORMERS: LEGENDS will be kicking off a Halloween-themed episode, Ghost in the Machine on October 30, which will run through November 5.

Taking advantage of the weakened barrier between the physical world and the ethereal plane, Starscream’s ghost crosses over to lead a fearsome band of Decepticons against the Autobot Headmasters. Using the electromagnetic radiation from his ghostly form, Starscream is attempting to disrupt the Autobot’s electronics to render them powerless.

October 22nd

Sponsor News: BBTS Play Arts Kai Aliens/Robocop, Gentle Giant, Marvel Shirts, Star Wars, Transformers, The Walking Dead, Batman, TMNT, GI Joe & More!

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PLAY ARTS KAI ALIENS: COLONIAL MARINES - ALIEN LURKER, SPITTER
Two new Aliens figures are on their way. The Play Arts Kai Alien Lurker and Spitter are each currently listed at $99.99, although we are waiting on further information.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=Play+Arts+Kai+Aliens

PLAY ARTS KAI ROBOCOP FIGURES
Three versions of Robocop are coming out in the Play Arts Kai line. The original Robocop from 1987 will be joined by the 2014 Robocop Versions 1.0 and 3.0, and each is listed at $89.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=14174

KENNER 12" SCALE FIGURE - HOTH LUKE
Luke in Hoth Gear comes with a blaster rifle in a protective clamshell package. He is listed at $71.99, $8 off of the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=GG10623&mode=retail

KENNER 12" SCALE FIGURE - WAMPA
The Wampa actually clocks in at almost 20" tall, all the better to batter helpless Jedi. He is listed at $359.99, saving you $40 off of the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=GG10617&mode=retail

Article: Third Party Transformers...one fan's perspective

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Over the past few years, so called "Third Party" Transformers have grown in scope. Once relegated to a figure here and there, several companies are now producing enough third party figures to rival the size of the main "Transformers" line. Here's my perspective on these fan made toys. Here's my personal perspective on Third Party Transformers.

October 21st

Toy Review: Construct-Bots Scout Class Starscream

in Construct-Bots, Decepticon, Generation One, News, Scout, Seeker

There's one Decepticon Starscream cares a lot about: himself! This Decepticon's mad quest for power is less overt most of the time than Megatron's, but when opportunity strikes he is always willing to step up to take advantage of any moment of weakness by Megatron. To back that up Starscream has amazing aerial skills and powerful weaponry! Today's review takes a look at Construct-Bots Starscream.

October 16th

Sponsor News: BBTS -MP-08 Grimlock, Sideshow, Metroplex, 3P, GI Joe, Marvel & More

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MP-08 MASTERPIECE GRIMLOCK REISSUE WITH CROWN COIN AND FLAME SWORD
This Takara reissue will include two bonus items - a coin that converts into a crown for Grimlock, and a flame sheath to enhance his sword. He is priced at $199.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11775&mode=re...

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Game News: "Transformers Legends" Eagle Eyes Campaign Begins!

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This week on TRANSFORMERS: LEGENDS...

In an effort to go undetected, the Decepticons have taken to the ground. Led by Motormaster, the convoy is delivering the final component to a super weapon capable of crippling all Autobot communications. The Autobots however, have a surprise of their own and have taken to the skies to keep an eye on the delivery. Once the convoy is clear of the populated areas, Silverbolt, Skydive, and Fireflight can intercept Motormaster before they enter Decepticon territory.

October 15th

Comic Book Review: "ReGeneration One" #0 "Less than Zero"

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Hot Rod spins through time with Primus' guidance, but what is it he is meant to find? Check out my review of "ReGeneration One #0".

Article: "Ben...you love everything" One fan's personal myth

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Ever wonder why I can be so positive so much of the time about "Transformers" and in my reviews? I decided to clear the air on my general attitude about "Transformers". Check out my article on the subject here!