Stephen Davis is the Chief content officer and executive vice president at Hasbro responsible for Hasbro's entertainment and licensing. Davis was on hand at an MIPJunior event where he spoke about innovation and Hasbro's brands.
The Official Botcon web site has revealed the first figure for the Botcon 2016 set: Tripredacus Agent Ravage! Ravage is a redeco and retool of the sculpt used for Breakdown and Sunstreaker in "Combiner Wars", hinting that other figures in the set will also be Combiner Wars redecos/retools! Fun Publications has also posted the following description on their Facebook page:
Thanks to the folks over at Planet Iacon, we now have clear, color photos of Masterpiece Hot Rod to enjoy! These photos show off several of the accessories and features of this upcoming figure. Several of these reference the character's appearance in "Transformers: The Movie". These include:
Earlier this summer Ben's World of Transformers sponsor Bigbadtoystore had several of the hard-to-find "Cyber Battalion" and "Cyber Commander" figures for sale. Previously I reviewed Grimlock, Optimus Prime and Starscream from these sub-lines.
For millions of years Cybertronians have feared the awesome power of Megatron. However Megatron's thirst for power never ends and when he wanted more he sought out the legendary Mini-Cons so he could take their power as his own! Check out my review of Armada Megatron!
In the final episodes of "Robots in Disguise" season one, several characters receive dramatic upgrades to their armor and weapon. This includes Bumblebee! Now Takara Tomy has posted a video featuring their version of "Bumblebee Supreme Mode", check it out below.
Takara Tomy has posted a video featuring the transformation of the upcoming "Battle Grimlock" figure from "Transformers Adventure"! This figure is a redeco and retool of the Voyager Class Grimlock figure from "Generations". Check it out in the embed below!