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HasCon, the official Hasbro brand convention is less than a month away and the guest announements continue with the announcement that Mark Wahlberg will be attending the convention! According to a post on the Official Transformers Facebook page, Wahlberg will be at "The Last Knight" panel and VIP dinner. Here is the news from Facebook:

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Concept artist Furio Tedeschi previously revealed gorgeous concept art for a live action Optimus Primal. While this concept never made it to screen, it is one of the first solid examples of seeing a "Beast Wars" concept being used during a live action Transformers film's development process. Now thanks to Tedeschi's Instagram account we have a look at a close up of Optimus Primal's head! (Read more...)


TRANSFORMERS: FORGED TO FIGHT INTRODUCES EPIC ACTION WITH NEW GAME UPDATE
Popular Mobile Action Fighter Rolls Out New Story Line and Introduces Player ‘Mastery Points’

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SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING ONE:12 COLLECTIVE
Spider-Man Homecoming joins the One:12 collective! With a detailed film-accurate outfit and unique character specific accessories, this figure features a newly sculpted body to accurately reflect the teenage frame of Spider-Man. PRICE
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MMPR LEGACY GREEN RANGER 1:1 SCALE HELMET
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Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Short-Fused Visitors...

Soundwaves ambitions didn't really go to plan and now the Autobots and Decepticons must work out how to avoid a painful death.

It’s going to be a shocking end to the Kremzeek saga…

Zeek and Destroy: Friend or Foe?

It's no surprise that weaponizing Kremzeek didn't go as planned!

Zapped and shocked to their cores the Autobots and Decepticons are both working on a solution to put an end to the Kremzeek's painful shenanigans.

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Brutally injured in a past struggle, Skullitron charged back into action to uphold his sacred knight's oath. When conflict erupts, he fearlessly confronts forces that threaten those he was sworn to protect. Today I bring you a look at Premier Edition Skullitron from "The Last Knight"!


Not all Autobots are kind, sympathetic 'bots. Ramhorn is a bundle of anger and is easily provoked. This makes him difficult to be around for his allies, but it is especially dangerous for his enemies! Today I bring you a look at "Titans Return" Ramhorn!


Sideswipe is already a fast and skilled warrior on his own, but when he needs a power boost he can count on his partner Great Byte to combine with him and unlock new powers! Check out my review of Activator Combiner Sideswipe with Great Byte!


Last year Entertainment Earth released a special "Combiner Wars" set: Liokaiser! Once relegated to being a rare Generation One figure, Liokaiser was reborn in a gorgeous boxed set. Originally at a price tag of $129.99, this set is on sale for ONE DAY only at the low price of $78!
Want to see before you buy? Check out my reviews of the set below, then follow this link to purchase your Liokaiser and support BWTF!

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Abominus is the combined form of the five Terrorcons, taking all their power and fury and shaping it into one terrifying super robot! Today I catch up on a review that I should have done years ago: "Beast Hunters" Abominus!


Decepticon Shockwave has joined Transformers: Forged to Fight!
Faction: Decepticons | Class: Tech
Truly one of the most feared and powerful of all the Decepticons, Shockwave’s existence is driven solely by one thing – logic. Void of emotion, but teeming with strength and intelligence, he seeks only to advance circumstances to their logical conclusion…however grim that may be.


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Takara Tomy has released official photos of a retool and redeco of Masterpiece Hot Rodimus as Targetmaster Hot Rodimus! This figure features some altered paint details and a modified engine piece to accomodate his Targetmaster figure! The Targetmaster is a redeco of the figure included with the previous Toys R Us exclusive of Rodimus Prime from 2010. Check out the official text (translated by Google) below:

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Go Kart maker Hauck has an extensive line of Pedal Go Karts and now they have added Transformers to their roster! Featuring Bumblebee and Optimus Prime, these are the modern day successors to past pedal vehicles for kids released in the 80's. Check out the fun commercial below:

Here are the official product descriptions:

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Takara Tomy has posted official images and information on three upcoming "Legends" releases due in January 2018: Blitzwing, Clone Bot Set and Overlord. Blitzwing includes a redeco of the Shuffler Titan Master as his weapon. The Clones will be boxed together in one pack and Overlord features two Headmasters!

Check out the images mirrored from the Takara Tomy site and text translated via Google (and fixed up a bit by yours truly) below:

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ONE:12 COLLECTIVE ASCENDING KNIGHT
Every Knight has a beginning and the One:12 Collective’s Batman starts here. Batman—Ascending Knight is part of a trilogy: A beginning, a middle and an end. The Ascending Knight is Batman in his first year; designed to be contemporary but still have a first appearance feel. This is the Batman of 10 years ago, as he just began his war on crime. $80.00
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TRANSFORMERS MP-40 TARGETMASTER HOT RODIMUS
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Space Ape has announced its "Earth Wars" event for this weekend. This time out they mine a classic G1 episode as inspiration: Kremzeek!

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Short-Fused Visitors...

Soundwave has the perfect plan:

  1. Generate Kremzeeks
  2. Tame them
  3. Release them as weapons of mass destruction!

    This plan is so simple, how could anything go wrong?

    Ultimate Weapon

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HasCon, the official Hasbro brand convention is a month away now and Hasbro has announced two additional Transformers guests to the roster: veteran Transformers actress and director Sue Blu and "The Last Knight" star Isabela Moner! According to Yahoo! Finance both actresses will be on hand for meet and greets and autographs.

Image is a screenshot from the trailer for Transformers: The Last Knight


Legendary Transformers writer Simon Furman will be attending TF Nation 2017, the UK based fan Transformers convention. Furman has announced via Twitter feed that he will have copies of the Hachette G1 Definitive Edition to give away! Other comic book guests attending will be Geoff Senior, Stephen Baskerville and Nick Roche. Furman's original Tweet about this is embedded below.

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The "Tribute" line of Transformers that started with the two pack featuring Orion Pax and Optimus Prime continues to focus on Optimus Prime with a new release: Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime! This is a redeco and re-release of the 2007 Leader Class Optimus Prime. This hefty figure features a new deco that includes vac metal, lights, sounds and "auto transform" features. The figure is priced at $79.99. (Read more...)


Hasbro has posted several new images to its official web site featuring various Rescue Bots products! The items focus on the Flip Racers, a new segment that focuses on mini-vehicles that can "auto transform" and race on tracks.

See below for a list of these new items and links to the specific item pages.

Flip Racers


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