Ironhide is one of Optimus Prime's roughest and toughest warriors, but he uses his great strength and courage to protect those who cannot protect themselves. Backing him up are his cannons in robot and vehicle mode! Today I bring you a review and gallery of "Power Plus" Ironhide from the "Bumblebee" Movie toy line.
Starscream may be treacherous, but he is also the best Air Commander the Decepticons have ever had. Under his command, the Seekers are a potent force to be reckoned with! Check out my review and gallery of the newly released "Siege" Starscream.
Viz Media is an American manga and anime distribution and entertainment company that started in 1986, long before Anime and Manga culture permeated North America. Their numerous Manga titles include the popular One-Punch Man and My Hero Academia. (Read more...)
MASTERS OF THE UNIVERSE CLASSICS CLUB GRAYSKULL
By the Power of Grayskull! Each Masters of the Universe Classics Club Grayskull figure stands about 7 inches, are highly articulated, and fully poseable; all carefully sculpted by Four Horsemen. Each come packaged in a brand new blister package featuring new artwork inspired by the iconic vintage toys.
Hollywood does a spectacular job of bringing imaginary creatures to life in science fiction and fantasy movies. Over the last 10+ years, the Transformers live action films have benefitted from a combination of techniques to bring the robots in disguise to life including work including models and CG. The home release of the "Bumblebee" movie features a behind-the-scenes look at the film showing how star Hailee Steinfeld worked to help bring this to life, sometimes acting against nothing other than a green screen. (Read more...)
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The Transformers toy line is 35 years old (and climbing). Combine that with a current wave of 80's nostalgia and it is no surprise that Transformers appears in shows set in the 80's such as "The Goldbergs". This morning, online streaming service Netflix debuted the trailer for the third season of its hit show "Stranger Things".
One of the fastest, yet most amusing Easter Eggs from the "Bumblebee" Movie involved the character of Memo reading a "Gobots" magazine and then dropping it. Gobots were a toy line introduced to North America by Tonka in 1983, beating Transformers to toy shelves by almost a year. The line was made up of toys from Bandai's Machine Robo series. It also had an accompanying animated series "Challenge of the Gobots" and acted as a competitor to Transformers for many years.
Earlier today you saw screen captures from the "Bee Vision" extra on the upcoming "Bumblebee" Movie Home Release. So what's better than some awesome stills of the G1-inspired CG models in the film? How about a few 3D turnarounds? Check out the four embedded turnarounds below courtesy of Paramount Pictures featuring turnarounds of Brawn, Cliffjumper, Shockwave and Soundwave!
For fans who saw "Bumblebee" (or really, even read articles online about it), two of the most exciting parts of the movie were scenes taking place on the Transformers homeworld of Cybertron. These key scenes showed how the Autobots lost the war but managed to escape the planet before the Decepticons took over. During these scenes, fans were treated to new designs for the Transformers inspired by their Generation One counterparts with a touch of "Bayformer" design.
The "Bumblebee" Movie kicks off its home release today on Digital HD! To help kick off this release, ComingSoon.net has released one of the outtakes from the home release with an introduction by one of the stars of the film, John Cena! Check out the fun clip below:
The folks over at Comicbook.com have revealed that the upcoming Home Releases of the "Bumblebee" Movie will features several extras including a motion comic titled "Bumblebee- Sector 7 Adventures: The Battle at Half Dome". The Blu-Ray release will include a physical copy of the comic book. You can see a preview of the comic attached to this news item.
Over the past few days, a special exhibition has been on display at the Parco Museum in Japan. This exhibition was in part to support the new "Art of Transformers" book.
According to the Museum's web site:
This exhibition commemorates the 35th anniversary of "Transformers".
Rubble is newly forged and Bumblebee has assigned as his guide to show him around Cybertron. Meanwhile, Orion Pax meets with Megatron to talk about the increasing protests by the Ascenticons! Check out my review of the new "Transformers" comic book coming out tomorrow!
Back in January 2019, Hasbro officially announced the upcoming releases of Movie Masterpiece Jazz and Megatron. They would go on to show off the figures at Toy Fair 2019. Featuring a unique play pattern, Jazz can be "torn" in half so Megatron can hold his halves as seein the 2007 movie. Now Hasbro has released a cool stop motion video featuring these two figures and their various abilities (with a healthy dose of fantasy worked in). Check it out below!
John Warden has been one of the key members of the Transformers team for many years now. His work on the design of the figures we love has made him an ideal spokesperson to give details on the functionality and G1 influences reflected in upcoming figures. (Read more...)