Combiner / Gestalt

Teams of Transformers that can combine with others.

Toy News: New "Unite Warriors" photos including Slingshot and Groove

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Toy News: New "Unite Warriors" photos including Slingshot and Groove

TF Yuki is at it again, snapping quick photos of figures from upcoming Takara Tomy releases! This time out he is giving us a full body look at a grey model of Unite Warriors Deluxe Class Groove, Slingshot, Wildrider and Drag Strip! Each features different deco than their releases outside Japan. Drag Strip in particular is a lot brighter and yellow while Slingshot sports accessories in a light grey color, matching the G1 Superion toy.

Unite Warriors Groove
Unite Warriors Drag Strip
Unite Warriors Slingshot

Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Grand Scourge packaging revealed

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Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Grand Scourge packaging revealed

e-Hobby has revealed the packaging for their upcoming "Grand Scourge" exclusive. Grand Scourge is a redeco of Optimus Prime from "Combiner Wars" based on a concept originating in the "Energon" series. Grand Scourge is currently expected to be released in September 2015.

You can pre-order Grand Scourge now at Bigbadtoystore!

Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Grand Scourge packaging revealed
Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Grand Scourge packaging revealed
Toy News: "Unite Warriors" Grand Scourge packaging revealed

Toy News: Official images of Quickslinger (Slingshot) & Brake-Neck (Wildrider)

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Toy News: Official images of Quickslinger (Slingshot) & Brake-Neck (Wildrider)

Thanks to the folks at Hasbro and Hunter PR, BWTF.com is pleased to share with you official images of the newly revealed Quickslinger (Slingshot) and Brake-Neck (Wildrider) "Combiner Wars" figures! These are the "missing" Aerialbot and Stunticon team members that fans have been waiting for since "Combiner Wars" was announced. These two will be out in May with retailers to be announced.

Brake-Neck (Wildrider) Vehicle Mode
Brake-Neck (Wildrider) Robot Mode
Quickslinger (Slingshot) Vehicle Mode
Quickslinger (Slingshot) Vehicle Mode
Quickslinger (Slingshot) Robot Mode

Toy News: Asia Exclusive sticker sheets for Combiner Wars Aerialbots and Stunticons

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Toy News: Asia Exclusive sticker sheets for Combiner Wars Aerialbots and Stunticons

Reports have begun to surface showing off an Asia exclusive sticker sheet for both the Stunticons and Aerialbots! So far there are reports this offer will be available in both Singapore and Hong Kong though I suspect other countries may participate as well. These stickers seem to focus on providing G1 style details to the figures. The sheet is given free at Toys R Us with purchase of four Deluxe Class figures or more. Credit goes to Hobbybase for the attached photo.

Toy News: Hasbro launches the next phase of the "Fan Built Combiner"

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Toy News: Hasbro launches the next phase of the "Fan Built Combiner"

The Official Transformers Facebook page has announced the next phase of the "Fan Built Combiner" voting is open! To vote, download the official Transformers app (sorry, it's not available via browser). This time, the voting focuses on which vehicles you would want as the limbs of the character. Get voting fans!

Comic Book News: An All-Out Arms Race Takes Hold Of Cybertron!

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BWTF.com has received the following press release from IDW Publishing about the upcoming "Combiner Wars" series!

An All-Out Arms Race Takes Hold Of Cybertron!
The Combiner Wars Loom…

San Diego, CA (February 5, 2015) – The biggest TRANSFORMERS publishing event of the year kicks off this March when Cybertron becomes the battleground for the COMBINER WARS! An all-star creative team is bringing along fan-favorite characters and all-new dangers to this battle royale that will shake both factions to their core.

Comic Book News: An All-Out Arms Race Takes Hold Of Cybertron!
Comic Book News: An All-Out Arms Race Takes Hold Of Cybertron!

Toy News: Faction of "Fan Built" Combiner chosen!

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The Official Transformers Facebook Page has announced that the Fan Built Combiner poll has chosen the new Combiner to be an Autobot! The other choices involved picking vehicle modes, so I'm looking forward to seeing what interesting combination fans ultimately chose.

Toy News: Faction of "Fan Built" Combiner chosen!

Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!

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Official photos of the upcoming Legends Class Rodimus figure have been posted on Hasbro's web site! Also listed? Skywarp! These pics confirm the Rodimus figure is a redeco and retool of the Combiner Wars Blackjack figure. Skywarp is of course a redeco of the sculpt that has already been used for Starscream, Acid Storm and Thundercracker. Check out the pics below!

Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!
Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!
Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!
Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!
Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!
Toy News: Official photos of Combiner Wars Rodimus & Skywarp!

Toy News: "Combiner Wars" Slingshot and Wildrider in Toys R Us computers!

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Icespark from TFW2005 reports that Slingshot and Wildrider have been found in the Toys R Us computer system. If true, this means we'll be able to complete our original line ups for the Aerialbots and Stunticons!

Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Optimus Prime

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Optimus Prime has had to upgrade his body several times over the course of the Great Wars. In his latest change he has taken on the power of the Combiners. When other Transformers combine with him, he forms the powerful Ultra Prime! Check out my review of "Combiner Wars" Optimus Prime!