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September 19th, 2012

Toy Reviews: Bot Shots Bumblebee "Super Bot"

in Autobot, Bot Shots, Generation One, News

Bumblebee gets a big power up as a Super Bot in the comnpetitive Bot Shots game! Take a look at my review of Bot Shots Super Bot Bumblebee.

Transformers Prime Knock Out Reviewed

in Decepticon, Deluxe, News, Prime

There's probably a Decepticon who is more vain than Knock Out, but Megatron's crew has yet to meet him. When he's not bashing Autobots, he's busy making sure his paint job is perfectly shiny. Check out my review of Robots in Disguise Knock Out!

September 18th

Sponsor News: TF Source - KM-03X Mirrorvers​e Cyclops - Limited Edition Holiday Exclusive

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We have updated our site with the second Holiday Exclusive this year, none other than the Mirrorverse Cyclops! This figure is from an alternate reality and features an exclusive color scheme, unique packaging, and will have other special bonuses MMC will reveal at a later date. Best of all he’s just $37.95 and if a certain predetermined preorder quantity is hit MMC will lower the price by $4 per figure, and TFsource will pass along those savings making this figure just $33.95! We anticipate this piece will ship out at about the same time as the FP-DX Armored Battalion set, if you already preordered and want to add the KM-03X to your preorder please email: customercare@tfsource.com and we will be happy to add to your existing preorder. Preorder yours here for $37.95 or $39.95 for a mint box:

News Roundup: New Bruticus announced, Transformers 4 Movie to feature new characters, Wii U game news and more!

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Continuing the line of Asian Exclusive Transformers figures, there will now be a redeco of Bruticus Maximus via TF Source's Facebook Page

"Transformers 4" will be featuring new Transformers characters. Part of the reason cited for this were slow toy sales for "Dark of the Moon" via Toy News Online

September 17th

Sponsor News: BBTS STGCC Red Lion-O, Yellow Devastator, Prime, Generations, POTC

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STGCC Red Lion-O (Mumm-Ra Version) - BBTS is exclusive distributor for this item - preorders listed at $69.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=BANA10275&mode=r...

New Takara Encore, Prime, Generations

Yellow Devastator
Prime: Rumble, Frenzy, Wildrider - Japanese paint version
Generations: Bruticus - all 5 individual pieces - Japanese paint version

http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10569

Sideshow Premium Format - Jack Sparrow
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=SSC11173&mode=re...

Revenge of the Fallen Activators Ironhide Reviewed

in Activators, Autobot, Generation One, News, Revenge of the Fallen

Sometimes you go through a pile of toys and find out you missed a review that you thought you already did. Today's example is Activators Ironhide, who (finally) gets a review two years after his release! Check out my review for Activators Ironhide.

September 14th

BWTF welcomes new sponsor TF Source!

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Ben's World of Transformers if fortunate today to welcome a new sponsor to the site! TF Source is an amazing source for Masterpiece Transformers, Fansproject Customs, Hasbro Transformers, Transformers Prime, Vintage G1 Toys and more. I have shopped with them for years and have always found their prices reasonable, their customer service fantastic and their site is really cleanly designed.

There's more to TF Source than just a store front however. The site is nOW offering FREE Domestic shipping and Reduced International shipping on all orders over $150!

TF Source isn't just run by guys selling toys, they're also fans! Check out some of their cool articles listed below:

You can also follow TF Source on Social Networking sites:

Toy Reviews: Bot Shots Autobot "Battle" set reviewed

in Autobot, Bot Shots, Generation One, News

Autobot reinforcements have arrived! This three pack features updated decos for both Bumblebee and Sentinel Prime as well as the exclusive Prowl! Check out my review of this three pack to see how these guys can bolster your Bot Shots game!

September 12th

Toy Reviews: Bot Shots Megatron Super Bot Reviewed

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Partly inspired by his Generation One roots and his appearance in "Dark of the Moon", Bot Shots Megatron takes on a new form as a truck! Check out my review of Bot Shots Super Bot Megatron.

September 11th

Toy News: The Transformers Collector's Club clarifies upcoming SG set info

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Weeks ago fans were given a look at artwork and figures for the upcoming "Shattered Glass" E-Hobby/TFCC joint exclusive set. The TFCC (@The_TF_Club) has clarified some items via Twitter:

"The SG VSE will be in the same packaging sold overseas. So, no special US packaging."

"The plan for the comic however is to have an english edition..."