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April 28th, 2016

Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Combaticons group shot

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Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Combaticons group shot

In his never ending quest to bring us Transformers fans eye candy, TF Yuki has posted a photo featuring the Combaticons from "Unite Warriors". This features the exclusive Blast Off figure along with significant color differences focusing on being accurate to the cartoon.


April 27th

Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures

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Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures

Thanks to Oscar Fung of HK-TF fans now have some intriguing images to check out. A series of what appear to be leaks of "Titans Return" product reveals deco sheets for figures we've known about but other figures that have yet to be officially announced! The leak seems to indicate we are going to be seeing the following figures as Titan Masters:

  • Doublecross
  • Getaway
  • Hot Rod
  • Megatron (Voyager)
  • Optimus Prime (based on his G2 appearance, with alt Star Convoy head)
  • Sixshot
  • Triggerhappy
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures
Toy News: "Titans Return" leaks reveal possible new figures

April 26th

Toy Review: Botcon 2016 exclusive Ravage

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Toy Review: Botcon 2016 exclusive Ravage

Once a member of Megatron's Decepticon forces, the mysterious Ravage has survived countless battles and continues to pursue his former leader's agenda in the age of Maximals and Predacons. Today's review brings you a look at Botcon 2016 Ravage!

Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Computron packaging reveal

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Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Computron packaging reveal

The "Unite Warriors" figures have been coming in very impressive looking boxed sets. Now we have our first look at the one for Computron thanks to (you guessed it) TF Yuki!


April 23rd

Article: "Beast Wars" changed Transformers and my life forever

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Article: "Beast Wars" changed Transformers and my life forever

Twenty years ago "Beast Wars Transformers" debuted on television and the toy line began to invade toy stores everywhere. This series holds a special place in my heart and in the history of "Transformers". Check out my write up about the series in celebration of its 20th Anniversary!

April 22nd

Toy News: "Transformers Adventure" Mini-Con functionality revealed

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Toy News: "Transformers Adventure" Mini-Con functionality revealed

It's been a bit quiet lately but now TF Yuki has posted some interesting new images featuring upcoming Mini-Cons for "Transformers Adventure". Unlike their "Robots in Disguise" counterparts it appears these little guys have pegs to allow them to attach to larger Transformers. To demonstrate this "Wandering Roller" is used from the Grand Galvatron set since he has a bunch of ports for Mini-Cons. Check out the Tweet in the embed below!

Toy Reiew: Botcon 2016 Exclusive Predacon Tarantulas

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Toy Reiew: Botcon 2016 Exclusive Predacon Tarantulas

Brilliant, twisted and mysterious the Predacon known as Tarantulas is one of the most potent weapons in the Predacon Secret Police. One of his special weapons is a cyber-toxin that paralyzes his prey before he strikes! Check out my review of Predacon Tarantulas!

April 21st

Movie News: Michael Chabon & Brian K. Vaughan lead development of the Hasbro Cinematic Universe

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Movie News: Michael Chabon & Brian K. Vaughan lead development of the Hasbro Cinematic Universe

Updated with Official Press Release towards the end

Toy Review: Botcon 2016 exclusive General Ramhorn

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Toy Review: Botcon 2016 exclusive General Ramhorn

Stubborn, violent and ignorant Ramhorn is not the best at following long term plans. He would prefer to take action immediately, usually resulting in violence! Today's review takes a look at the Predacon General Ramhorn!

April 20th

Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations

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Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations

Transformers #55
John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a & c)
ALL HAIL OPTIMUS—CONCLUSION! GALVATRON vs. SOUNDWAVE vs. ARCEE vs. COSMOS vs. OPTIMUS PRIME vs. humanity!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Transformers #55—ROM Variant
John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a) • Casey W. Coller (c)
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Bullet points:
• The war for Earth extends to outer space!
• Ultimate victory—or final defeat? Or... both?
• Setting the stage for TITANS RETURN—and beyond!
• Part of IDW’s month-long variant cover program, celebrating the return of ROM!

Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing July 2016 Solicitations