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Following the increase of Max Player Rank to 75, and after many player requests and heightened anticipation, Headquarters Level 15 will soon be available!

You asked, and we listened! After unleashing Combiners upon the Earth, we’re finally ready to provide to you with the tools to further strengthen your most powerful team of bots and enhance your toughest defenses.

  • More powerful bots: 4 Star Bots can now be upgraded to Level 60!
  • Upgrade your scanner for access to a New Battle Zone!
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Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Howling winds and cold snows sweep across the arctic ice. Unseen below this lifeless land, an ancient computer prints a single line to a frosty screen:

//Energy source detected. Begin transmission…

Arctic Signal Event

A weak transmission, unheard among the explosions and collisions of Combiners, is sent off into space for someone, anyone, to respond to…

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Among the many "Combiner Wars" boxed sets released this year was the retro-themed "Generation 2" Bruticus set! Taking inspiration from the 90's versions of the Combaticons, this set features all five Combaticons in a bright, camo deco along with Legends Class Shockwave in colors inspired by his Action Master version from G1! For a short time only HasbroToyShop has dropped the price of this set down to $49.99! Use code HOLIDAY16 and it will take an additional $5 off!


Earlier this year Shout! Factory released the 30th Anniversary edition of "Transformers: The Movie". This remastered Blu-Ray release featured a cleaned up print of the movie, documentaries and brand new cover art! If you missed out on this release then now's your chance. The Steelbook version has been put on sale for $19.99 on Amazon! Amazon sales at this time of year come and go quickly so if you've been holding out, jump on it now!


Yesterday the first trailer for "The Last Knight" was released. With it came many interesting questions and visuals. Check out my list of fourteen takeaways from the trailer!


In part two of my visit to the set of "The Last Knight" I report on my awesome visit to the vehicle garage and one last surprise before we left the set! Check out the second part of my set report!


After a series of fake videos going online, the REAL trailer for "Transformers: The Last Knight" has finally been revealed! Check it out in the embed below. Analysis to follow later tonight!


In August of 2016 a small group of fan-run Transformers web sites were invited to visit the set of "Transformers: The Last Knight" in Michigan. We spent most of the day on set and at long last the embargo on our reports has been lifted! Check out part one of my report!


The Official Transformers Movie Twitter feed has revealed that shooting on "Transformers The Last Knight" has been completed! With this momentous event also comes word that a trailer will be debuting tomorrow! Along with this announcement was a video showing several behind-the-scenes shots from the movie! Check out the video in the embed below:

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In a surprise announcement, e-Hobby has announced a new upcoming exclusive based on the Classics Optimus Prime sculpt. This figure has very "Diaclone Ultra Magnus" colors including a heavy emphasis on black and blue. It also features an additional sword and shield accessory. According to the listing on e-Hobby's page (and thanks to google translate), this is the character's background:

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Thanks to the Official Takara Tomy Twitter we have a new look at "Legends" Leo Prime! This appears to be a final product and shows him off in all his Lioconvoy referencing goodness!



This past week I was invited to The Repacked Podcast to geek out with fellow collectors over new action figure releases and reveals including Platinum Edition Liokaiser and Unicron! Check out the podcast here and be sure to give them a Like on Facebook!


Computron is a sum total of the Technobots. Unlike most Combiners, their intellects merged perfectly to create a creature who calculates every probability before leaping into action! Today I complete my review of the "Combiner Wars" Computron set!


Hot on the heels of the Godbomber reveal, Takara Tomy has released photos of its latest upcoming Masterpiece figure: Artfire! In Generation One, Artfire was a redeco of Inferno paired with Targetmaster Nightstick. This unique combination was a rare figure and highly sought after by fans for many years. Now fans will have the chance to own this character in Masterpiece form!

What do you think? Head over to Facebook to chat about it!

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The beginning of December has brought a surprise for Transformers fans: Legends Godbomber! "Legends" is the Japanese equivalent of the "Generations" line, featuring modern interpretations of classic characters. Godbomber was introduced in the "Masterforce" series as an additional trailer for Ginrai and could combine with the hero to form a suit of armor. This figure seems to retain some of the classic elements of that figure including the ability to merge with Ginrai and even passenger seats for three Titan Master figures!

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HASBRO LETS FANS SHAPE THE FUTURE OF THE TRANSFORMERS FRANCHISE WITH THE “POWER OF THE PRIMES” FAN VOTE



The fans can decide which Transformers character will become the next leader of Cybertron!

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KABAM AND HASBRO UNVEIL TRANSFORMERS: FORGED TO FIGHT

More Than Thirty Years of Transformers History Collides in an Epic High-Definition 3D Action-Fighting Game


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For players of Transformers "Earth Wars", having the ability to deploy squads quickly without having to rebuild them over and over has been a major ask for quite some time now. Initially two additional slots were added, but now there are even more! Check out the info direct from Space Ape:

New Squad Slots

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Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

So many new bots and so few resources to make them stronger! Help them adapt to their new battleground on Earth by securing precious Spark and enhancing their abilities.

Reinforcements Event
The Space Bridge has been buzzing with the recent transport of our many Cybertronian comrades. It’s time to bolster our new arrivals with glorious Energon, so that their Spark burns brighter than the fires of the Matrix flame itself.

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CYBER MONDAY SALE - ENDS TONIGHT
Our Cyber Monday Sale features deals on Marvel, Transformers, third party, DC, and more! Fans and collectors alike can enjoy deep discounts for a limited time on in-stock items.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=22574

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ONE:12 COLLECTIVE SPIDER-MAN
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