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Toy Review: "Generations" Arcee

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Decepticons sometimes underestimate her, but Arcee is one of the most dangerous Autobots, despite her comparatively small size. She believes the Decepticons must be stopped at all costs. That belief, combined with her combat training, makes her a pure warrior at heart. Today's review has been twenty eight years in the making: "Generations" Arcee!

"Generations" Arcee Toy Review

in 2014, Action Figure Review, Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations

Generations

Arcee General Information:
Release Date: October 2014
Price Point: $15.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Swords x 2, Large blaster, Small blaster

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Toy News: Takara Tomy to offer Toys R Us Japan exclusive Bumblebee "Q" figure

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In 2015 Takara Tomy will be releasing a new (and adorable) segment of the "Transformers" toy line, the "Q" series. These cute, super deformed vehicles transform into equally cute, super deformed robots. As part of this launch, they will be offering a Toys R Us Japan exclusive redeco of Bumblebee! Limited to the first 3,000 customers, this figure sports a translucent yellow deco. You can check out Takara Tomy's page for more details.

Toy News: Images of "Masterpiece Ultra Magnus" in vehicle mode

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The official Takara Tomy Transformers Twitter page continues to deliver images of the upcoming "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus. With the official release only days away, they clearly want to ramp up excitement! These photos focus on the vehicle mode and the ability of the cab to separate from the trailer. The cab itself does not transform into a "Prime" like robot, but is instead combined with the trailer to form Magnus' robot mode, just like the cartoon.

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) One Step Changer Sideswipe

in Autobot, News, One Step Changer, Prime, Robots in Disguise (2015)

A street-smart, fast-thinking rebellious ’Bot who isn't the biggest fan of rules and regulations. Sideswipe is cool under pressure and he’s quick with his words and actions, but his lack of respect for authority sometimes irks his fellow Autobot Strongarm. Check out my review of One Step Changer Sideswipe!

"Robots in Disguise" (2015) One Step Changer Sideswipe Toy Review

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Robots in Disguise (2015)

Sideswipe General Information:
Release Date: December 2014
Price Point: $9.99 (Varies by retailer)
Retailer: General Release (Toys R Us, K-Mart, Target etc.)
Accessories: None

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Toy News: More images of "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus

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The Official Takara Tomy Transformers Twitter has posted a series of new images featuring Masterpiece Ultra Magnus. The pictures give us a bit of a "behind the scenes" look at the prototype, some transformation steps and even the weight of the figure! These are interesting shots that tease what is sure to be one awesome figure.

Toy News: New images of "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus

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The Official Takara Tomy Twitter feed for "Transformers" has posted images of the upcomign "Masterpiece" Ultra Magnus figure alongside his G1 counterpart. This really gives you a good sense of the size of the figure. Most surprisingly is its darker blue tone, which is more in line with the G1 animation model. This makes perfect sense as the "Masterpiece" line's current focus is being accurate to TV show models in robot mode. Check out the images below!

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Bumblebee

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Having helped the Autobots win the battle of Dark Energon, Megatron and the Predacon threat, Bumblebee has grown and taken a leadership role in the Autobot ranks. Now leading the team on Earth, he has his hands full with rookies. Lucky for them, Bumblebee is now a seasoned warrior! Today's review is Warrior Class Bumblebee, check it out!

"Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Bumblebee Toy Review

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Robots in Disguise (2015)

Bumblebee General Information:
Release Date: December 2014
Price Point: $14.99 (Varies by retailer)
Retailer: General Release (Toys R Us, K-Mart, Target etc.)
Accessories: Sword

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