Archive - 2011

December 29th

Generations Junkheap Reviewed

in Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, Junkion, News

On the far away planet of junk known as Junkion the tribe of Transformers known as the Junkions spend their days watching TV and learning new ways of talking to each TV speak! One of these warriors is Junkheap, who once helped reassemble Ultra Magnus after he fell in battle. Check out BWTF's review of Generations Junkheap!

Hasbro responds to allegations of poor working conditions in China

in News

On December 19, 2011, a story broke pointing out poor working conditions in the "Jet Fair" factory that produces items including Transformers products. This report included photos and first hand accounts of these conditions.

Hasbro has now released a statement responding to these allegations. Among the steps they have taken to ensure compliance with their standards was an unannounced inspection of the site.

"Transformers Dark of the Moon" Blu-Ray Ultimate Edition Details

in News

Blu-Ray Definition has posted details of the upcoming "Dark of the Moon" Ultimate Edition Blu-Ray. For those of you who skipped the version put out around Thanksgiving, this is the one you've been waiting for! Among the extras will be:

  • Trailers
  • Previsualizations with commentary
  • "The Art of Cybertron"
  • Marketing gallery

Generations Sky Shadow Reviewed

in Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, News

There are stories of Decepticons so dangerous that Megatron himself secretly fears them. Among them is Sky Shadow, a force to be reckoned with by Autobots and Decepticons alike! Today's review brings you a look at Generations Sky Shadow.

December 28th

Basic Star Wars Transformers Clone Trooper (Y-Wing fighter) and Saesee Tiin (Jedi Starfighter) Reviewed

in Basic, News, Star Wars Transformers

Whether it's a scouting mission, a bombing run or an attack on a capital ship, the Y-Wing fighter is one tough vehicle! Piloted by an expert Clone Trooper, it is a force to be reckoned with! Take a look at BWTF's review of the new Clone Trooper/Y-Wing fighter.

December 25th

Dark of the Moon Human Alliance Drag Strip with Master Disaster Reviewed

in Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, Generation One, News, Scout, Triple Changer, Human Alliance

This Decepticon is really evil and a true schemer. In fact, he even recruited a human driver so he can think about new and creative ways to defeat the Autobots while on the road. That's dedication! Today's Christmas review is the Human Alliance Drag Strip with Master Disaster set!

December 23rd

Transformers Timelines Botcon 2011 Exclusive Toxitron reviewed

in Animated, Decepticon, News, Timelines, Voyager

He's not the brightest bulb or the sharpest knife in the drawer, but what is does have going for him is some super bright coloring (oh, and weaponry of course). He's Toxitron, one of the Botcon exclusives from 2011!

December 22nd

Timelines Botcon 2011 Fisitron Reviewed

in Autobot, Botcon, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Timelines

A genius behind many weapons used by the Autobot army, Fisitron is an Autobot who comes into contact with Cheetor and Sideswipe during their investigation of the Stunticons. BWTF reviews the Botcon exclusive figure only available to attendees who purchased a boxed set!

December 21st

Transformers Prime Cliffjumper Reviewed

in Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, News, Prime

Fearless and dedicated, Cliffjumper is always ready for action. With his hard charging Muscle Car vehicle mode and powerful weaponry, this is one Autobot who never backs down from a fight! Check out BWTF's review of the 'bot with the "horns"!

December 14th

Dark of the Moon Human Alliance Whirl with Major Sparkplug reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, Generation One, News, Scout, Human Alliance

When the Autobots need air support, they call in one of their best warriors: Whirl! With his skill with Metallikato and his partner Major Sparkplug he is a force to be reckoned with. Check out my review of this cool two pack!