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February 6th, 2012

Transformers News Roundup: Transformers invade the Super Bowl, Action Figure reveals, Transformers want an Oscar and Hasbro disc

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Hasbro has begun releasing pictures of upcoming "Transformers Prime" toys in advance of Toy Fair on their Facebook page. Revealed so far are Knock-Out, Vehicon and Hotshot!

With Transformers angling to win an Oscar, they have aired a commercial focusing on the sound effects used in the movie - via New York Times Blog

Hasbro experiences a 4% growth in Q4 2011, but still less than expected - via Hollywood Reporter

Megatron and Optimus Prime battled it out again, this time for a commercial advertising the Transformers Ride at Universal Studios (see embed below) - via Worst Previews

February 5th

Bot Shots Transformers Bumblebee Reviewed

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Bumblebee may not be the strongest Autobot, but equip him with a melee weapon and he's got some skills! Battle your Decepticons with Bot Shots Bumblebee! Check out my first Bot Shots review: Bumblebee!

February 2nd

Transformers Prime "Robots in Disguise" Bumblebee Reviewed

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Bumblebee has been on Earth the longest out of all the Autobots, so he feels extra protective of Raf and the humans under his care. Fortunately he has a high speed muscle car vehicle mode and dual barreled blasters to back him up! Today's review brings you a look at "Robots in Disguise" Bumblebee from the "Transformers Prime" toy line!

February 1st

Dark of the Moon Cyberverse Soundwave Reviewed

in Cyberverse, Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, Legion Class, News, Revenge of the Fallen

Once he saw his role as an observer and remote support, high in orbit above Earth. With Megatron's return, Soundwave decided to take a more active role in the Autobot/Decepticon war. Now transforming into a sleek Mercedes Benz vehicle, Soundwave tears up the road as he battles the Autobots! Check out my review of Legion Class Soundwave!

January 31st

IDW Publishing: "Infestation 2" #1 Comic Book Reviewed

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In the late 1800's, a threat awakens after a long slumber and uses the Decepticons as its soldiers, destroying all in its path! The Autobots must come out of hiding to confront this threat, but they can't do it alone! Today BWTF takes a look at this unlikely mash up.

Transformers "Autocracy" #2 Reviewed

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Tensions escalate on Cybertron as Zeta Prime becomes more fanatical in his desire to wipe out the Decepticon threat! Today BWTF takes a look at the political machinations in "Autocracy" #2.

January 30th

"Chaos" and "Autocracy" artist Livio Ramondelli interviewed

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Artist Livio Ramondelli was introduced to "Transformers" fans with the "Chaos" IDW Transformers series. Now he is in the midst of his latest project, the online exclusive "Transformers" comic book "Autocracy". BWTF had an opportunity to interview Mr. Ramondelli in advance of this week's release of "Autocracy #2". You can read the interview here!

January 29th

Dark of the Moon Track Battle Roadbuster Reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, Deluxe, Generation One, MechTech, News, Wal-Mart Exclusive, Wreckers

When Roadbuster has to change up his look to fool Decepticons, he has plenty of options to choose from as he surveys the NASCAR race tracks. Once this Wrecker is near his enemies, he can transform and take them down with his blaster chain saw weapon! Today's review brings you a look at the Wal-Mart exclusive Track Battle Roadbuster.

January 28th

Transformers Prime Soundwave Reviewed

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Silent, powerful and fiercely intelligent - Soundwave is one of the most feared Decepticons in Megatron's army. When he joined Megatron's forces on Earth he traded in his original ground based vehicle mode for that of a Reaper Drone. Along with his loyal servant Laserbeak, he continues to further Megatron's agenda on Earth! Today's toy review brings you a look at Robots in Disguise Soundwave!

January 27th

Transformers News Round Up: Victor Caroli interview, "Transformers" Blu-Ray set Give away and Runabout!

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Transformers Collector's Club reveals Runabout (aka Over-Run) - via Transformers Collectors Club

A clip of the "Dark of the Moon" special features has been posted online via Twitvid

UGO has a giveaway for the upcoming "Transformers" movie boxed set, check out their Facebook page for details - via UGO

Legendary voice actor Victor Caroli joined "Microphone Monday" on their videocast to provide insight into his start in the industry and his involvement with the Transformers cartoon, see embed below.