Archive - 2010

September 16th

Hunt for the Decepticons Hailstorm reviewed

Combine a hulking figure of a Decepticon with missile launchers that total eight missiles and you've got a Transformer who's worth some attention! Check out my review of Hailstorm from the "Hunt for the Decepticons"!

September 15th

Power Core Combiners Icepick with Chainclaw Reviewed

The Decepticons have brought on a new recruit. Smug with his Combiner abilities, Icepick doesn't care who gets in the line of his weaponry so long as they're not fellow Combiners. Teamed with the missile firing Chainclaw, this is one nasty Decepticon for both sides! Check out my my review of Icepick with Chainclaw.

September 10th

Generations Red Alert reviewed

He's one of the most paranoid Autobots you'll ever meet. The Generation One security officer Red Alert has been given a new form in the "Generations" toy line as a redeco and retool of Sideswipe. Take a look at's review of Red Alert and see if this sculpt is worth yet another purchase!

September 9th

"Transformers: Prime" awesomeness: Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson to lend his voice to the new show!

In an exclusive reveal, ENI News has revealed that Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson, famous for his wrestling and film career has joined the cast of "Transformers: Prime" as Cliffjumper! According to the article:

"He will be voicing the Autobot known as Cliffjumper in the series. Although little is known about this particular incarnation of the character,"

You can read the entire article here.

September 8th

Comic Book Review: "Ironhide #4"

As Ironhide battles Insecticons across Cybertron, Alpha Trion readies the next stage of his plans. Check out my review of "Ironhide #4" Any old iron!

"War for Cybertron" downloadable content pack released - play as Dead End & Zeta Prime!

Great news for "War for Cybertron" fans! A new downloadable pack has been released for the XBox and PS3 that allows you to play as Dead End and Zeta Prime. In addition, new boards and maps have been made available as well. The official press release follows:


September 7th

Hunt for the Decepticons Insecticon and Oil Pan reviewed

The latest wave of Scout Class "Hunt for the Decepticons" Transformers adds new warriors to the ranks of the Decepticons: Oil Pan and Insecticon! Interested in a review and photos? Take a look at Oil Pan's review and Insecticon's review.

September 3rd

Power Core Combiners Double Clutch with Rallybots Reviewed

The latest wave of Power Core Combiner five packs is out and this time around the Autobots have a ground unit of Rallybots led by the Autobot Commander Double Clutch. BWTF has reviewed this five pack and you can check out the gallery of images too!

September 2nd

CNN Report: Extra seriously hurt filming 'Transformers 3'

While the splashy explosions and insane visuals of the "Transformers" films are spectacular to behold, this news story reminds us that such stunt work can often be dangerous. According to, an extra was hurt on the set of the latest Transformers movie. According to the article:

"The vehicle hit a median barrier wall, traveling about a mile before coming to a stop, according to police. The driver suffered a serious head injury and was airlifted to Loyola Medical Center in Maywood, Illinois."

September 1st

Power Core Combiners Searchlight with Backwind Reviewed

When part of your job is to rescue fellow Autobots in a war zone, it pays to have back up in the form of a Mini-Con with four transformations! That's the duo of Searchlight and Backwind, and BWTF has reviewed these figures in the Power Core Combiners section.