Starting early January 2021 Transformers fans in the U.S. began to find some curious non-transforming Transformers "Zōteki" figures at Target. Created by Jazwares, the Zōteki figures feature several figures with interlocking bases that come together to create a battle scene. Interestingly, Jazwares makes no mention of this Transformers set on their site.
Back in December 2020 it was announced that another production run of the Combiner Wars Titan Class Devastator was being produced for release in 2021. While the original release date was January 15th, there have been some delays but Amazon is now listing the figure as shipping in 2-4 weeks. If you missed out on this figure's initial release, now is your chance to pre-order on Amazon and reserve your copy of this set! Remember, using the BWTF Amazon link
For a few weeks now Studio Series 86 figures have been appearing on Target toy stores in the U.S. These sightings have been for the Deluxe and Voyager Class figures, but now the Leader Class has hit shelves! Fellow fan Sohrob Ibrahimi has reported finding Leader Class Grimlock with Wheelie at Target in VA! You can see the item below and check Brickseek to see if it is in your area now! Image credit goes to Sohrob Ibrahimi.
Takara Tomy Mall has posted a listing for Studio Series B-127 including new photos! This figure represents Bumblebee as he appeared on Cybertron in the Bumblebee live action film. This figure is a retool and redeco of the Cliffjumper sculpt from the same film. The Takara Tomy listing shows a price of ¥ 3,080 (about $29.66 USD) with a release date of June 2021. In contrast, the price in the U.S.
Thanks to the ever awesome DaimChocReports we have some new eye candy in the form of (what appears to be) Takara Tomy's official photos for "Kingdom" Dinobot. These give us a crisp look at the figure against a wh ite background so we can take in all its details and deco. This looks to be a gem of the "Kingdom" series!
Dinobot is due out April 2021 and is a Voyager Class figure with an MSRP of $29.99. You can order him (and support BWTF) via the links below:
A trip to two Targets I normally do not frequent produced some unexpected results today! Between the South Plainfield and North Brunswick, NJ Target locations I spotted the entire Buzzworthy Bumblebee line of toys (that we know of) and a trio of the new Deluxe Class Cyberverse figures: Prowl, Soundwave and Starscream!
With a New Year comes a new reveal from Takara Tomy! Thanks to the TF_Pr Twitter Feed we have our first look at Masterpiece Skids! Check out the images and Tweet translations below:
December has been an exciting month for Transformers fans who pre-ordered figures early in the year. Many figures from God Neptune to the Ratchet/Paradron Medic two pack have been shipping, and now fans have two more figures to keep an eye out for in the US! Fellow fan Yousef Jazayri as posted a sighting on the Transformers Addicts!
Revealed in 2019, the budget conscious Transformers Authentics Titan Changer figures were released starting late 2019. These are roughly 11 inch (about 27.94 cm) figures featuring simplified Transformers utilizing the "Evergreen" aesthetics. In 2020, Grimlock joined the ranks of this assortment. These are limited to stores such as Family Dollar and Walgreens. Check out the official product descriptions and photos of these figures below: