Toy News: Age of Extinction Hound "Army Version" Photos

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Just as the U.S. had several store exclusive releases of "Age of Extinction", Japan has its own in the form of an Amazon exclusive release with Hound! This is a redeco of the Voyager Class Hound figure featuring a more screen accurate deco emphasizing the military nature of the character.

According to the Takara Tomy web site this product will ship December 10, 2014 and include the figure and the Blu-Ray edition of the movie. Check out the photos below!

"Age of Extinction" Optimus Prime Evolution 2-Pack Toy Review

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Age of Extinction

General Information:
Release Date: June 2014
Price Point: $39.99
Retailer: Toys R Us Exclusive
Accessories: Blaster/Smokestacks, Wind Vane/Rifle, Missile launcher, Missile

General Images:

Toy Review: Generations Autobot Gears with Eclipse

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Most Autobots have a hard time dealing with Gears. He often takes to complaining more than anything else. His partner Eclipse is fine with that. As Gears rants, he takes his time lost in his own internal thoughts. Together the two are seemingly mismatched but actually the perfect pair. Today's review brings you a look at Generations Gears with Eclipse!

Generations Legends Class Autobot Gears with Autobot Eclipse Toy Review

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Gears General Information:
Release Date: October 2014
Price Point: $9.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Amazon, Target etc.)
Accessories: Eclipse figure/weapon

Toy Review: "Age of Extinction" Leader Class Grimlock

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A legendary Knight of Cybertron, Grimlock is a force to be reckoned with. Forged in a different era and having been held captive by the mercenary Lockdown, he has been seething with anger for ages. When he is freed by Optimus Prime, he is finally free to fight as a true warrior should! Check out my review of Leader Class Grimlock from "Age of Extinction"!

"Age of Extinction" Leader Class Grimlock Toy Review

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Age of Extinction

Leader Class Grimlock General Information:
Release Date: May 2014
Price Point: $44.99 (Varies by retailer)
Retailer: General Release (Toys R Us, K-Mart, Target etc.)
Accessories: Mace weapon, Shield


Toy News: New Photo of Japanese exclusive Goshooter

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The Official Japanese Transformers page has posted an updated image of the upcoming "Transformers Generations Volume 2" magazine with Goshooter! Goshooter will be a redeco of Generations Nightbeat and include a redeco of Blazemaster.

Toy News: Windblade concept art revealed

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The official Transformers Facebook page has revealed several images of drawings used in the development of the Windblade action figure. included was this text:

Windblade, the first Fan Built Bot created with the help of Transformers fans, is finally in stores in toy form! Check out these rare early design sketches from the Transformers design team (based on your choices!), and look for Transformers Generations Deluxe Windblade in stores!

Toy News: Amazon Japan reveals Armor Knight Optimus Prime (AD31)!

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It's been known for a while now that the Leader Class Optimus Prime figure from "Age of Extinction" would see a Japanese release. Now Amazon Japan has revealed photos of this figure. "Armor Knight" Optimus Prime features several new parts including an updated head, arms, chest, weapons and a "premium" deco. I think it looks amazing and can't wait to get it!

Toy Review: "Generations" Nightbeat

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When there's a mystery and the Autobots need someone to figure it out, they turn to Nightbeat. This inquisitive Autobot thinks in ways other Autobots don't. They know that when he's on the case the mystery won't be unsolved for long! Today's review brings you a look at "Generations" Nightbeat!