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June 14th, 2014

Movie News: Wondering if the Dinobots transform in "Age of Extinction"? Watch this!

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A new commercial for "Age of Extinction" has been put online, check out the scene with the Dinobots!



June 13th

Video Game News: Activision Announces Purchase Bonuses for 'TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE DARK SPARK'

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Activision Publishing has upped the stakes for its upcoming third-person action game, TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE DARK SPARK – expected to be released June 24, 2014 to gaming systems in time for Paramount Pictures’ film, TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION – by rolling out a new batch of exclusive bonuses through GameStop and Amazon.

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Video Game News: Activision Announces Purchase Bonuses for 'TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE DARK SPARK'
Video Game News: Activision Announces Purchase Bonuses for 'TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE DARK SPARK'
Video Game News: Activision Announces Purchase Bonuses for 'TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE DARK SPARK'
Video Game News: Activision Announces Purchase Bonuses for 'TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE DARK SPARK'

June 12th

TV Show News: "Transformers: Robots in Disguise" to debut in Spring 2015

Entertainment site Variety has announced the new "Transformers" cartoon will debut in the Spring of 2015. The show will be called "Robots in Disguise", not to be confused with the 2001 "Transformers" series that had the same name.

Sideswipe, Bumblebee and Fixit

TV News: "The Hub" CEO Margaret Loesch leaves network

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Entertainment site Deadline.com reports that "The Hub" CEO Margaret Loesch is leaving the network by the end of the year. What this means for the network is uncertain. Loesch is quoted as saying “After five years at the Hub Network as its founding President & CEO, I am announcing that I will be leaving at the end of the year when my contract expires,”.

June 11th

Sponsor News: BBTS - Clearance Sale! Transformers, DC, Pacific Rim, Marvel, Star Wars, Disney & More!

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Clearance Sale - Prices Just Reduced on 5000+ Items
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=16064

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TAKARA TRANSFORMERS LEGENDS - NEW LINE
The new Transformers Legends line starts out with a Takara redeco of the Generations Rattrap figure at $29.99, and a reissue (with possible upgrades) of the Beast Wars Reborn Ultra Optimus Primal at $64.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=3501&category=10132

MAKETOYS UTOPIA - THREE-MODE THEOPHANY INTERSPACE COLONIZATION SHIP

Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" Silver Knight Optimus Prime & Grimlock

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When Earth is threatened, two great powers come together to defend it! Optimus Prime is super charged with power as a Silver Knight while Grimlock wields a powerful sword and shield. Together the two are an unstoppable team. Check out my review of this Target exclusive two pack!

Convention News: Botcon 2014 Fan Experience Details!

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TWO LA-BASED FAN EVENTS CELEBRATE THE POWER OF “TRANSFORMERS” AS NEW FILM “TRANSFORMERS: AGE OF EXTINCTION”
HEADS TO THEATERS IN JUNE

Universal Studios Hollywood Hosts Exclusive Transformers Fan Experience and Official “BotCon” Convention Kicks Off in Pasadena, Beginning Friday, June 20 – Sunday, June 22

Universal Studios Hollywood hosts the 2014 TRANSFORMERS FAN EXPERIENCE
When: Friday, June 20th from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Where: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608 | Phone: (800) 864- 8377

June 10th

Movie News: New 60 second trailer for "Age of Extinction"

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Paramount International has released a new trailer for "Age of Extinction", opening in theaters June 27th. It features new footage including a look at Drift in action (blink and you'll miss it). The action does look incredible! I've got my ticket, what about you? Check out the embed below:

Toy News: Hasbro uploads more "From the Designer Desk" videos

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Curious about the process that went into creating some of your favorite toys? Hasbro designers John Warden and Bill Paukert discuss the process behind several of the "Generations" Age of Extinction figures. Check out the videos embedded below!

Autobot Drift

Grimlock

Hound

June 9th

Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!

Media site Kotaku has posted an article based on a news post on Japanese news site Get News about a line of transforming sushi toys by Takara Tomy, the Japanese company that also produces Transformers! These cute little guys look like a tasty dish but then transform into cute robots!

Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!
Toy News: Takara Tomy introduces line of transforming...SUSHI?!