Long after the era of the Autobots and Decepticons, a new team of Dinobots emerges from the fires of battle! Led by the gigantic T-Wrecks, this new generation of warriors brings chaos in the way only Dinobots can! Check out my review and gallery of the Target exclusive Kingdom T-Wrecks figure.
Release Date: July 2021
Price Point: $52.99
Retailer: Target Exclusive
Official images and text below in italics are from Target.com:
Fans have seen leaked samples and official product photos of the upcoming Kingdom T-Wrecks for over a month now. The figure is a redeco of the Kingdom Megatron figure, paying homage to the Dinobots character from the early 2000's. Now, likely for "Transformers Tuesday", Target has posted the listing for T-Wrecks on their site! According to the listing, those fans holding Target Red Cards will be able to order first. This "Red Card early acce
Takara Tomy has posted new listings on its web site for three of the upcoming Studio Series 1986 figures: Gnaw, Slug with Daniel Witwicky and Wreck-Gar. Gnaw is listed at 3520 Yen (about $32.13 USD), Slug at 7920 Yen (about $72.30 USD) and Wreck-Gar at 5500 Yen (about $50.21). Each figure is listed with a release date of November 2021. These are not the actual US prices of course, as generally Japanese prices for Transformers are higher than the prices of their US counterparts.
T-Wrecks was originally released as a redeco of Beast Wars Megatron as part of a Dinobots sub-line during the Beast Machines era. Over a decade later, history will be repeating itself as T-Wrecks will be released as part of Kingdom. The figure is of course going to be a redeco of Leader Class Megatron. Word around the web is that this figure will be a Target exclusive in the United States, however thanks to a report by Seibertron.com, we now know
Some time ago Hasbro Pulse put up limited pre-orders on the Takara Tomy redeco of Power of the Primes Volcanicus, the Combiner made up of the five Dinobots. This set included all five Dinobots with additional accessories for Volcanicus and Grimlock. Those pre-orders have been shipping and today I received mine! I hope to do a formal review at some point but for now I wanted to show off some images of these beautiful figures and their rich colors. These a
In 2020 Takara Tomy released several online comics featuring their toy releases. One of these was a comic dedicated to Volcanicus, the Dinobot Combiner! Check out translations of the Volcanicus comic by fellow Fan Doug Dlin here!
The battle intensifies as the Dinobots join the fray and Megatron gains some allies! This comic was put out as part of the promotion for Takara Tomy's release of Volcanicus in 2020. Translations are by fellow fan Doug Dlin.
The Funko POP! brand of figures has expanded over the years to encompass an incredible array of licenses. Recently they expanded by releasing a line of G1 based Transformers figures. Many of these have been exclusives to stores like Target. Now the list of exclusives grows with the release of a "retro" styled Grimlock!