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Refraktor is a sneaky Decepticon army raider and recon specialist. He can transform into an aerial attack craft or combine with two other Refraktors to form a camera to spy on enemies! Check out my review and gallery of Siege Refraktor!


Earlier this morning, Hasbro revealed two new Target exclusive two packs coming this summer! Now thanks to Hasbro we have the official product descriptions, prices and release dates for these figures along with official images. Check out the information and images below:

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Two days ago Takara Tomy revealed the upcoming Super Megatron Generations Selects figure coming later this year. Along with that listing was a short comic featuring Star Convoy versus Super Megatron! Now thanks to fellow fan Doug Dlin BWTF presents a translation of that comic. Check it out below!

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This morning brought a couple of surprise reveals by The Official Transformers Facebook Page. It is a Decepticon bonanza as it was revealed that Pounce and Wingspan will be reissued as a two pack for those who were never able to get the original releases. But wait, there's more! (Read more...)


Concept artist Leo Chiola is an artist at Digital Dimension who has worked on the Cyberverse cartoon. Thanks to posts on his Twitter feed we now have a look at concept art for the Quintesson Scientist and Proto Scientists from the third season of Cyberverse. The Scientist design borrows some elements from the original G1 Quintesson designs including a bulbous head with fins on it and of course, tentacles! Check out the pictures attached to this post. I have also embedded the original Tweets below.

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Treacherous, powerful and arrogant. Starscream represents some of the best and worst the Decepticons have to offer in their ranks! Check out my review and gallery of "Earthrise" Starscream.


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We’re excited to announce the next crossover coming to Transformers: Earth Wars! Read on to find out more and battle this weekend in our biggest event yet.

Mind Tricks

Gather your Alliance members and take part in the BIGGEST EVENT EVER to win:

  • Up to 2,000 5-Star Shards
  • Up to 200 Old School Crystals each containing equal chances to drop 3, 4 or 5-Star Shards!
  • Up to 400,000 Spark
  • Up to 20,000 Premium Crystal Shards
  • And SUPER XP per Battle

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Hasbro has revealed several new figures as part of its Fan Appreciation Day. Distributed across several fan sites, these reveals have now gone up for pre-order on both BigBadToyStore and Entertainment Earth! Check out the listings below to get your pre-orders in and support BWTF.

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Last month at Toy Fair 2020, Hasbro unveiled a series of Walmart exclusive Transformers figures based on the upcoming Netflix Transformers animated series. These figures are all redecos of figures from the Siege sub-line representing the characters as they will appear in the series. However, while renders were provided for most of the line, one figure was hidden away as a "spoiler exclusive": Ultra Magnus!

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Back in August 2019 Hasbro Pulse posted pre-orders for the first two Generations Seacons: Turtler and Gulf (aka Snaptrap and Skalor), but they sold out fast partly due to an incredibly short window of time for pre-orders that lasted less than two weeks. Since then, paying extra for imported versions was the only option for fans wanting these guys. This past week, Hasbro Pulse began to ship out these two figures, and it looks like they received some extra stock to boot! You can now order Turtler and Gulf once again on Hasbro Pulse. Just follow the links below:

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Reugnus and his fellow Monsterbots have a savage hunger for Energon and sometimes it leads them to do the wrong thing, but if he is shown loyalty and friendship he has been known to do the right thing in the end. Check out my review and gallery of "Cyberverse" 1-Step Changer Repugnus!


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Get your first look at the bots arriving with the new C.O.M.B.A.T. system!


Think Tank

Your troops are ready for a Raid on Cybertron! Take part in this weekend's event and win:

  • Up to 2,000 Shanix Coins
  • Up to 3,000 Prime Core Shards
  • Up to 600 4-Star Shards
  • Up to 1,500 3-Star Shards
  • And Bronze, Silver and Gold Squad Core Chip XP*

* Contains a random Squad Core of the mentioned rarity.

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Playing a bit of news catch up, the new season of Rescue Bots Academy has begun! Check out the official details and trailer below:

On Saturday, March 21 at 9a/8c Discovery Family premieres the second season of the hit TRANSFORMERS animated series, RESCUE BOTS ACADEMY. Starting Saturday, new 11-minute episodes of the series will stream live on Discovery Family GO and will also be available on demand the following day.

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Transformers ‘84: Legends & Rumors 100-Page Giant
Bill Mantlo & Ralph Macchio, Steve Parkhouse, Simon Furman (w) • Frank Springer & Kim DeMulder, John Ridgway, Mike Collins, Guido Guidi (a) • Guido Guidi (c)
Some events in history are so incredible, that they’ve gone down in legend—epic tales of epic heroes and villains. Others remain shrouded in mystery, only surfacing as snippets of the real story.

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