June 27th, 2013

Sponsor News: BBTS Takara Transformers, Hasbro, GI Joe, ThreeA, The Expendables & More

GI Joe Retaliation - Wave 04 - Case, Set, Singles

G23 Dragotron (Ultimate)

G11 Hunter Optimus Prime Exclusive Black Version

Transformers GO - G01 Kenzan Samurai (Police Car) Exclusive Black Version

Transformers GO - G01 Kenzan Samurai (Police Car) Exclusive Black Version

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!

June 26th

Events: Ben heading to Botcon 2013!

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Tomorrow (Thursday, 6/27) I'll be heading out to San Diego, CA for Botcon 2013! Keep an eye out on my Facebook page for photos and my Twitter feed for updates from the 'con (reception permitting).

I also plan on posting longer reports here on BWTF whenever I can, but the above updates will provide the most recent information I can pass on!

Comic Book Review: "Beast Hunters" #1

in Beast Hunters, Dinobot, News, Prime

The Dinobots are doing their best to maintain order on Cybertron even as the world is slowly dying. When a mysterious Autobot comes to ask for their aid, they discover a mystery! See what's going on with Cybertron while Team Prime is on Earth in "Beast Hunters" Issue 1.

Toy Review: "Transformers Prime" Voyager Class Dreadwing

in Decepticon, News, Prime, Seeker, Voyager

Dreadwing knew something was wrong when his brother Skyquake was defeated, sending him to Earth to serve Megatron and wreak havoc with the Autobots! With his Magnetar Cannon and sword in hand, Dreadwing is one of the most powerful and loyal Decepticons in Megatron's army. This morning's review takes a look at Voyager Class Dreadwing!

June 25th

Movie News: New vehicle announced for "Transformers 4"

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"Transformers 4" director Michael Bay has announced another vehicle that will represent the vehicle mode of a Transformer in the film. Check out his update revealing the Pagani Huayra named after an ancient Andean God of Wind!

June 24th

Interviews: "Transformers Generation 2" artist Derek Yaniger

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After the cancellation of the original Marvel "Transformers" comic book title, a new mini-series emerged to take its place: "Transformers: Generation 2". Bringing a new attitude and look to this comic was artist Derek Yaniger. As part of my continuing interview series celebrating 30 years of "Transformers", Derek was cool enough to answer some questions about his work. Check out my interview with Derek!

Sponsor News BBTS: New Takara Masterpiece - Wheeljack, Bumblebee, G2 Sideswipe; NECA & More

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Hi - we've just learned of preliminary information regarding exciting new Takara Masterpiece figures!

MP-20 Masterpiece Wheeljack

MP-21 Masterpiece Bumblebee

MP-12G Masterpiece G2 Sideswipe

Note - These are preliminary listings and information is subject to change.

NECA Predators Series 10

June 20th

Events: "Transformers The Ride 3D" Grand Opening (Day 1) Report

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As Day Two of the "Transformers The Ride in 3D" Grand Opening begins, I've posted my report for Day One of the event! Also, if you missed it, check out my Facebook Gallery featuring over forty photos from the day!

June 19th

Photos from the "Transformers The Ride 3D" Grand Opening (Day 1) online!

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For those who missed it, BWTF was among the venues invited to Universal Studios in Orlando, FL to attend the opening of the "Transformers: The Ride 3D" experience. While the grand opening is technically tomorrow, today kicked off with media festivities that included a trip into the ride itself. I'll be writing about this event in the next day or so, but for now check out my gallery of images from today's experience with more coming tomorrow! If you haven't already, give Ben's world of Transformers on Facebook a "Like"! Stay tuned for more coverage.