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June 20th, 2015

Botcon Coverage: "Robots in Disguise" & "Tiny Titans" albums

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Botcon Coverage: "Robots in Disguise" & "Tiny Titans" albums

Hasbro and Hunter PR continue to supply us with new official photography! Check out my galleries for the Tiny Titans and "Robots in Disguise" albums!

Botcon Coverage: Photos from the Hasbro booth - Sky Lynx and more!

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Botcon Coverage: Photos from the Hasbro booth - Sky Lynx and more!

I've uploaded photos of the products revealed in the Hasbro panel to my gallery of Hasbro's booth! Check these photos out to see pics of the Combaticons, new Autobot Combiner Wars figures and Sky lynx! Also in the album are "Robots in Disguise" figure announcements.

Botcon: Day 2 Panel Plans

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Botcon: Day 2 Panel Plans

Thanks to everyone who's been following my coverage of Botcon via my galleries on the Ben's World of Transformers Facebook page!

Today I'll be attending several panels and live Tweeting (reception permitting). Here are the panels I plan to attend (all times are Central Time):

  • G1 Retrospective - 10AM
  • Hasbro Product Preview - Noon
  • TCC Roundtable - 3PM
  • Frank Welker Live! - 4PM

June 19th

Toy News: Tokyo Toy Show reveals include Masterpiece Ironhide and Optimus Primal!

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Fellow Transformers site TFW2005 has posted some incredible news from Tokyo Toy Show. Let's just cut straight to the chase:

  • Masterpiece Ironhide has been revealed with tons of accessories, can Ratchet be far behind?
  • Masterpiece Optimus Primal has been revealed! The plan is to make him as close to the CG model as possible.

Botcon Coverage; Dealer's Room Album Open

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Want to get an idea of what items are for sale and on display at Botcon 2015? Check out my latest album focusing on the dealer's room! This includes photos of very rare G1 Transformers!

Botcon Coverage: Hasbro booth photos album open! Bruticus is coming!

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After spending far too much money in the dealer's room at Botcon 2015, I've hunkered down and taken photos of the Hasbro area! This includes a giant wall of "Combiner Wars" art that all but confirms Bruticus is coming! Check out the album here!

Botcon Coverage: Photo upload has begun!

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I've arrived at Botcon 2015! I took some quick photos of the Timelines display and they've been uploaded into my Facebook Botcon 2015 album, check them out!

Comic Book News: USA Today reveals Victorion

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Comic Book News: USA Today reveals Victorion

One of the most unique releases coming out of "Combiner Wars" is the Combiner voted on by fans. As previously announced, this team will consist of five female Transformers with the combined form named Victorion (following the tradition of names like Superion). According to the article on USA Today:

Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" Power Attacker Vehicon

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Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" Power Attacker Vehicon

When Galvatron begin to plan the rise of a new generation of Decepticons, he used the vehicles of the organization "Cemetary Wind" as a template. One of these warriors is Vehicon who uses his high speed power to chase down his enemies before combining deadly attacks from his chainsaw and blaster to finish his prey! Today's review brings you a look at "Age of Extinction" Vehicon!

June 18th

Conventions: BWTF is headed to Botcon 2015!

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Conventions: BWTF is headed to Botcon 2015!

Tomorrow I'll be heading off to Botcon 2015! During the weekend I'll be updating BWTF with live tweets and photography from the 'con. If I can squeeze it in, I'll try to do a couple toy reviews during the convention. Be sure to follow me on Twitter @BWTF_Ben and also keep an eye on the Ben's World of Transformers Facebook page for updates. Thank you all for your support!