Archive - Jul 2011


July 30th

Dark of the Moon Voyager Class Optimus Prime reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, News, Revenge of the Fallen, Voyager, MechTech

Once a scientist and a scholar, Optimus Prime learned of his true lineage as one of the Primes ages ago. Since then he has dedicated himself to protecting those who cannot protect themselves. Now with his new Mech Tech weaponry he can do so with more power than ever before! Tonight, BWTF offers you a review of Voyager Class Optimus Prime.

July 29th

Dark of the Moon Scan Series Toys R Us exclusive Sideswipe reviewed

in Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, Deluxe, News, Revenge of the Fallen, Toys R Us Exclusive, Scan Series

When he arrived on Earth, Sideswipe knew he needed a vehicle form that was fast, powerful and most of all looked awesome! Scanning a concept Corvette vehicle, Sideswipe got his wish and then some! Check out BWTF's review of Scan Series Sideswipe!

July 28th

Dark of the Moon Nitro Bumblebee reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, Deluxe, News, Revenge of the Fallen, MechTech

Bumblebee's never been shy about modifying his form to be more combat ready. After hanging out with The Wreckers, Bumblebee obviously got inspired with the need for speed! Check out BWTF's review of Nitro Bumblebee.

July 27th

Contest: Crave Comic-Con Giveaway!

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July 25th

Dark of the Moon Skyhammer Reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, News, Voyager, MechTech

Once upon a time, Autobots were said to be unable to fly, but that was ages ago and now the Autobots have flying aces like Skyhammer on their side! Highly decorated and a key strategist for Optimus Prime, Skyhammer flies circles around the Decepticons while loaded up with Mech Tech weapons. Today, BWTF brings you a review of "Dark of the Moon" Skyhammer!

July 22nd

Sponsor News: Image Anime receives "Transformers Chronicles EZ Collection 1"!

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Earlier this year several Legends Class Transformers were released in limited numbers as part of the "Generations" style line of figures. These included Optimus Prime, "Gold" Bumblebee, Starscream and Megatron. However these were hard to find and Megatron had an orange cap (blech!). Now thanks to Takara Tomy, you can own all these figures in proper color schemes! sponsor Image Anime has received their shipment of this figure set including the previously unreleased Thundercracker!

July 21st

IDW Publishing News: Simon Furman and Andrew Wildman to reteam for "Transformers #81"

Some time ago, a fan based campaign began to bring the "original" Marvel Transformers continuity back in comic form, specifically written by Simon Furman and drawn by Andrew Wildman, the gents responsible for a large portion of the series before its end in the 90's. IDW has announced at San Diego Comic-Con that the dynamic duo will be back! A new "Transformers" title will launch with "#81", a number significant for being the issue following the last issue of the US Generation One series.

Timelines Botcon 2011 Exclusive Motormaster reviewed

in Animated, Botcon, Decepticon, News, Stunticon, Timelines, Voyager

Every team needs its leader, and in the world of the Stunticons, one name has remained at the head of the group since Generation One: Motormaster! This morning brings you a review of the Stunticon leader in the Animated universe: Botcon exclusive Motormaster!

July 20th

Timelines Botcon 2011 Exclusive Dead End Reviewed

in Animated, Botcon, Decepticon, Deluxe, News, Stunticon, Timelines

Dead End isn't exactly the guy you go to for a bright conversation, but he is one powerful warrior who is capable of amazing feats of daring as he battles the Autobots with his fellow Stunticons! This morning brings you a review of Botcon 2011 Dead End.

July 19th

Timelines Botcon 2011 Drag Strip Reviewed

in Animated, Botcon, Decepticon, Deluxe, News, Stunticon, Timelines

This is not a gal you want to mess with! A member of the Stunticons in the Animated universe, Drag Strip is angry that the Autobots rule Cybertron and is ready to do her part to end that by whatever means necessary! Today, brings you a review of Botcon 2011 Drag Strip.