Back in the days of Generation 2, many figures were planned but never released. One of these was a Seeker jet known as Sandstorm (no, not that Sandstorm). Now Hasbro has finally made this figure a reality in Generations Selects! Check out my review and gallery of this blast from the past.
In an out of the blue reveal, In Demand Toys has revealed that Takara Tomy will be releasing a series of figures under the "Premium Finish" name. The implication is that these figures will feature "premium" decos compared to their mass release counterparts. The photos posted by In Demand show Siege Optimus Prime and Studio Series Volkswagon Beetle Bumblebee as the first two releases in this series. However, the photos are a bit fuzzy and it is hard to tell just how extensively the decos have been changed.
In a surprise reveal, Hasbro Pulse has posted its second exclusive from the Shattered Glass line: Megatron! This is a redeco and retool of the previous Megatron "tank" release, but instead this time he becomes an aerial vehicle! Megatron is $29.99 and scheduled to ship on October 1, 2021. Check out the official product information below along with awesome images.
Yesterday Walmart and Hasbro Pulse launched a bunch of new pre-orders. Among the figures revealed were a Walmart/Hasbro Pulse exclusive "spoiler pack" based on the Netflix animated series. Each wave of the Netflix figures thus far has had a "spoiler pack" so this was to be expected. What is surprising is that only one day after the reveal of the box, the Smythe's web s
Thanks to the folks over at TFW2005 we have product images and descriptions of upcoming Netflix figures from Kingdom. Presumably these will be Walmart exclusives like the Siege and Earthrise Netflix figures before them. One pack features Optimus Primal with Rattrap. The Primal appears to be very similar to the Kingdom release.
In 2018 Hasbro teamed up with JD.com to release an exclusive figure-JD Red Knight! This retool and redeco of Galvatron was an Autobot who fought alongside Optimus Prime and Bumblebee. Check out my review and gallery of this obscure figure!
Release Date: May 12, 2014 (Online); June 2014 (Stores)
Price Point: $24.99 (Varies by retailer)
Retailer: General Release (Toys R Us, K-Mart, Target etc.)
Accessories: Missile launcher, Missile
Release Date: February 2019
Price Point: $29.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: Limited Release (Hasbro Pulse, BigBadToyStore, Entertainment Earth etc.)
Accessories: "D50-R35 Fusion Cannon," "HPR Telescopic Laserstrike Launcher" (combines to form "NFM Particle Beam Megalauncher")
In late 2020 Target released Earthrise Voyager Class Thrust as an exclusive. Check out my review and gallery of this Decepticon Seeker.