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Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Press Release

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Earth Wars
Hasbro/Backflip/Space Ape

Hasbro, Backflip Studios and Space Ape Games Bring The Fight Home with TRANSFORMERS: EARTH WARS; Game Coming To iOS And Android in Select Markets Spring 2016

Battle as AUTOBOTS or DECEPTICONS and Fight Against Live Opponents Around the World In First TRANSFORMERS Real-Time Combat Strategy Game

May 28th

Movie News: Cryptic video teases info on "The Last Knight"

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Movie News: Cryptic video teases info on "The Last Knight"

The Official Transformers Twitter Feed has posted a cryptic video showing what appears to be a damaged government document with the Tweet saying "Something wicked this way comes.". The video also has morse code spelling out the words "I m coming for you humans May 31st" (other reports indicate it says "E I'm coming for you May 31st"). Either way what is it that will be revealed in two days? Sounds like a potential new villain reveal to me. We'll all find out on 5/31!

Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection

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Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection

Soap Studio perfectly captures the spirit of the 1980's Transformers G1 series by combining modern 3D graphics and computer simulation technologies with 1970's toy production techniques to create each figure in their brand new The Vintage Arts Series - Transformers Collection. This new line of Sofubi vinyl figures kicks off with Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Megatron and Starscream.

Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers Vintage Arts Sofubi Collection

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Battle Pack with Grimlock versus Decepticon Back

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Battle Pack with Grimlock versus Decepticon Back

The Decepticon Mini-Con Back is loose and causing havoc with his magnetic abilities. It's up to the brave Autobot Grimlock to capture this Decepticon once and for all. Today's review brings you a look at the "Robots in Disguise" Battle Pack with Grimlock and Decepticon Back!

May 27th

Movie News: Observer interviews Josh Duhamel

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Movie News: Observer interviews Josh Duhamel

Actor Josh Duhamel is best known to Transformers fans as Lt. Colonel William Lennox in the live action movie franchise. Recently the actor was interviewed by Observer.com. Among the topics of conversation were his family and charity work. He also spoke a little about next live action Transformers film "The Last Knight":

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Bumblebee versus Major Mayhem

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Bumblebee versus Major Mayhem

The evil Major Mayhem is on a rampage and it's up to Bumblebee to stop him! Using his powerful new blaster and armor, Bumblebee is more than ready to take on this pesky Decepticon. Check out my review of Bumblebee versus Major Mayhem!

Toy News: Dengeki Hobby interviews Takara Tomy designer Shogo Hasui

Toy News: Dengeki Hobby interviews Takara Tomy designer Shogo Hasui

Dengeki Hobby Web has posted an interview with Takara Tomy designer Shogo Hasui discussing the development of the "Legends" and "Titans Return" Fortress Maximus figure. Hasui has been part of the development team since 1999 and has worked on lines such as Masterpiece.

The article is in Japanese so I used Google translate to tease out some highlights. Points of interest include:

  • There is recognition that Fortress Maximus was a popular character in G1 and now.

Toy News: New photo of "Unite Warriors" Nosecone

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Toy News: New photo of "Unite Warriors" Nosecone

With the release of "Unite Warriors" Computron drawing closer (August 2016 for those of you keeping track), TF Yuki has posted a new image of Nosecone with a couple additional drills added on. For demo purposes he has also shows the "Wandering Roller" (aka Rook) sculpt with Nosecone accessories attached.

May 26th

Game News: BWTF Exclusive look at Blast-Off from "Transformers: Earth Wars"

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Game News: BWTF Exclusive look at Blast-Off from "Transformers: Earth Wars"

Thanks to the folks at Space Ape, Ben's World of Transformers brings you an exclusive look at Blast-Off! Based off the current "Combiner Wars" Blast-Off figure this version of the character trades up his space shuttle mode to be a jet! Here's the official description (which borrows heavily from his G1 personality):

Game News: "Transformers: Earth Wars" Onslaught Character Spotlight

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Game News: "Transformers: Earth Wars" Onslaught Character Spotlight

The folks at Space Ape are ramping up their reveals for the upcoming release of "Transformers: Earth Wars"! Check out the video below for a special look at the Combaticon leader himself: Onslaught!