2021

Toy News: Takara Tomy Posts Side by Side Photos of "G1" and "Masterpiece" Skids

There has been much information released in the past couple of weeks about Masterpiece Skids and his redeco/retool Reboost. For those who have been curious about how Masterpiece Skids measures up against his G1 counterpart, Takara Tomy has your back! Earlier today the @TF_Pr Twitter account posted images of the original and upcoming Skids figures side by side in both modes! You can see the photos below and in the embedded Tweet.

Toy News: Leader Class "Earthrise" Doubledealer and Optimus Prime on Heavy Discount at Ollie's

Ollie's is well known for its heavy discounts including Transformers. This week their special is a huge shipment of Leader Class Doubledealer and Optimus Prime from Earthrise! These figures originally retailed for $49.99 but Ollie's is selling them for $19.99! You can head over to the Ollie's web site to see if you have a store by you to take advantage of this incredible discount. Special thanks to fellow fan Mike L. for the image from in-store below.

Collectible News: Hallmark Reveals Shockwave Christmas Ornament for 2021

Hallmark has posted its listing for the 2021 Transformers Christmas Ornament: Shockwave!  As with ornaments from the past few years, this collectible is based on the design of the G1 action figure (but it does not transform).  Shockwave retails for $17.99.  You can pre-order your ornament here for delivery starting July 10, 2021.  Check out the official product i

Pre-Order Alert: "Masterpiece" Skids and Reboost Pre-Orders Go Up with New Images

After the reveal of Masterpiece Skids and Reboost pre-orders have gone up at BWTF sponsor BigBadToyStore and affiliate site Entertainment Earth! In addition BigBadToyStore has posted a bunch of new images for each figure (in addition to those on Takara Tomy Mall!). Skids and Reboost are $89.99 each and due to ship in December 2021. Follow the links below to pre-order your figures and help support BWTF!

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Toy News: Masterpiece Skids and Redeco/retool Images Released Online

@digitamin on Twitter has posted some intriguing images which appear to be the Takara Tomy promotional images of the upcoming Masterpiece Skids and its retool/redeco! Keep in mind this is not an official reveal but these photos are consistent with promotional photos released by Takara Tomy in the past. When official word is released you can bet BWTF will post about it!