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May 8th, 2012

Comic Books: "Autocracy" #8 and 9 reviewed

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The combined Autobot and Decepticon forces lead a daring strike against Zeta Prime but even with all their power can they take down the mad leader and his Vamparc cannons? Find out in my review of "Autocracy" #8!

Orion Pax has fallen, Megatron controls Iacon and the remnants of the Autobot security forces are scattered. In their darkest hour, the Autobots may only have one hope left! Check out my review of "Autocracy" #9, available tomorrow as a digital exclusive!

May 1st

Botcon 2012: Photos for your viewing pleasure!

I've begun uploading photos taken at Botcon 2012 to the BWTF Facebook page. Join in and see pictures including Bruticus, Jazz, Soundwave, Cyberverse, Bot Shots and more!

April 27th

Botcon 2012 coverage begins with a new album!

Botcon 2012 has kicked off and I've begun to snap away with my camera and phone. You can check out my Botcon 2012 Photobucket Album to see larger pics. Also follow my Twitter feed @bwtf_ben and my Instagram feed to see pics and bits of info and pics. During the bigger panels tomorrow (such as the Hasbro panel) I'll also be Tweeting info as it comes in!

April 26th

Comic Books: "Robots in Disguise" #4 Reviewed

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A Decepticon has been murdered and the only witness is behaving quite strangely! Will Prowl be able to get down to the bottom of this mystery? Find out in my review of "Robots in Disguise" #4.

April 25th

Podcast: Ben interviewed on Craig Moore's Fwooshcast!

Craig Moore is a fellow toy collector who is one of the minds and voices behind the Fwooshcast! A few weeks ago I sat down with Craig for a fun chat about Transformers, collecting and more. Check it out on the Fwooshcast site!

April 23rd

Comic Books: "More than Meets the Eye" #4 Reviewed

Things are relatively calm on The Lost Light, but the true drama is taking place at the Autobot Medical Facility Delphi. When a mysterious illness strikes Delphi, Ratchet, Drift and Pipes go to investigate - only to find a nightmare! Check out my review of "More than Meets the Eye" #4.

April 12th

Toy Review: "Transformers Prime" Commander Class Megatron

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Transformers fans were introduced to Megatron as a Commander Class figure last year with his "Dark of the Moon" incarnation, but now "Transformers Prime" has its own Cyberverse version of Megatron! Check out my review of Commander Class Megatron!

Sponsor News: BBTS NEWS: LEGO, Gentle Giant, TF, TMNT, Marvel, DC, Star Wars & More

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OVERSTOCK CLEARANCE SALE
We've cut prices on a wide variety of older and overstocked items. Take a look at the new sale menu for great deal on Transformers, GI Joe, Star Wars, BBTS Exclusives, Marvel, DC, He-Man and More!

LEGO MARVEL FIGURES, SETS
We have just listed a number of pre-orders for Lego sets from the new Avengers movie and other Marvel characters. We have Marvel Super Heroes figures priced at $14.99 and the first batch includes Iron Man, Captain America and the Hulk. In addition to theses, we have five new sets – Captain America’s Avenging Cycle at $12.99, Wolverine’s Chopper Showdown and Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape at $19.99 each, Hulk’s Helicarrier Breakout at $49.99 and Quinjet Aerial Battle at $69.99.

GENTLE GIANT APRIL SOLICITATIONS
Gentle Giant has a variety of new items coming up for later in the year. There is a Captain America on Motorcycle Statue for $412.99, $46 below MSRP; we also have an Iron Man Mark II Gold Armor Bust at $79.99 ($9 below MSRP), two different Mars Attacks Ornaments at $43.99 and $25.99, a Jumbo 12" Scale Red Snaggletooth figure at $62.99 ($7 off MSRP), a Death Trooper Deluxe Statue at $199.99 ($25 off the MSRP) and a Security Battle Droid Mini Bust at $67.99 ($7 off MSRP).

April 10th

Comic Books: "Autocracy #7" Advance Review

in Generation One, News

Zeta Prime is victorious. Nyon is gone and the Autobots opposing him have fallen. Who will stand up against the maniacal Autobot leader? Would you believe Megatron? Find out in my advance review of "Autocracy" #7!

April 8th

Gallery Update: Limited Release Speed Stars Two Packs

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Towards the end of the "Speed Stars" line, several two packs were planned for release that included a vehicle and a non-transforming robot. I've uploaded photos of some of these two packs in the Speed Stars gallery. Take a look!