Archive - Feb 2013

February 28th

Toy Review: KRE-O Microchangers Decepticon Hook

in Constructicon, Decepticon, Generation One, KRE-O, News, Microchangers

You think you're a good builder? Ha! Decepticon Hook would beg to differ! He thinks he's the best there is at building and he'll brag about it any time. This morning's review brings you a look at KRE-O Decepticon Hook.

February 26th

Toy Review: Bot Shots Flip Shot Bumblebee

in Autobot, Bot Shots, Flip Shots, Generation One, News

With a new year comes a new form for Bumblebee! What hasn't changed is his ability to bash and crash his opponents. Today's review brings you a look at Flip Shot Bumblebee!

February 25th

Toy Reviews: Generations Autobot Blaster & Steeljaw

in Autobot, Deployers, Generation One, Generations, News, Voyager, Beast Hunters

With his music blaring from his speakers, Autobot Blaster charges into battle with bravery and enthusiasm! With his trusty Deployer Steeljaw at his side Blaster is an inspiring force on the battlefield. Today's review brings you a look at "Generations" Autobot Blaster with Steeljaw!

February 24th

Toy Review: Beast Hunters Voyager Class Predaking

in Beast Hunters, News, Predacon, Predacons, Prime, Voyager

From the distant past Shockwave has used the CNA of ancient Transformers to bring the Predacons back to life! Their leader is the powerful Predaking, whose sword and Hydrafire cannons make him a force to be reckoned with! Today's review brings you a look at Voyager Class Predaking!

February 23rd

Toy Review: Commander Class "Beast Hunters" Optimus Prime

in Autobot, Beast Hunters, Commander, News, Prime, Cyberverse

Optimus Prime has changed form before, but this time he's more powerful than ever! With new armor, a Thunder Lance weapon and the Star Saber he's ready to take on the Predacons! This morning's review brings you a look at Commander Class Optimus Prime from "Beast Hunters".

February 22nd

Toy Review: KRE-O Microchangers Dirge

in Decepticon, Generation One, KRE-O, News, Seeker, Microchangers

Dirge is often depressed thanks to his need to be in the air all the time to do his job. Being on the ground doesn't help much either. Dirge is just all around grumpy! Check out my review of KREO Dirge!

Toy News: Botcon 2013 Exclusive Reveal - Obsidian!

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Hot on the heels of their first "Beast Machines" based reveal Strika, the logical follow through has been revealed: Obsidian! This figure takes the Voyager Class Highbrow figure and gives it a new deco and head, turning it into the partner of Strika. How do "Beast Machines" characters fit into "Machine Wars"? You'll have to read the Botcon 2013 story to find out!

Sponsor News: BBTS GI Joe, Mass Effect, Diamond Select, The Walking Dead, Arkham City, Transformers & More!

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GI JOE BASIC FIGURE SERIES 01 - SET, SINGLES
This new assortment includes new decoes of Cobra Commander, a Cobra Trooper and Storm Shadow, along with Snake Eyes, Duke and Shipwreck. We have them listed as singles at $3.99 - $11.99 each, and as a Set of 6 at $31.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=GI%20Joe%202013%20...

MASS EFFECT SSV NORMANDY SR-2 18" SHIP REPLICA
This new 18" version of the SSV Normandy SR-2 rests atop a specially-designed base. It is limited to 1500 pieces worldwide and is priced at $239.99, saving you $60 off of the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=DH11060&mode=retail

WAR LORD UT-W02, UT-W03 - WAR RHINO, WAR BISON
The second figure in Unique Toys' War Lord release line is War Rhino. He includes a pack with two independently movable cannons that becomes the foot of War Lord, and is priced at $84.99. Like War Rhino, War Bison will include a cannon backpack that becomes a foot for War Lord, and he is priced at $84.99 as well, saving you $15 off of the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=2810&company=1524

Toy Review: Generations Grimlock

in Autobot, Dinobot, Generation One, Generations, News, Voyager

Rebellious, powerful and loyal, Grimlock embodies some of the best and worst aspects of the Autobots all in one powerful body frame. Now with his new form inspired by Earth's dinosaurs he is more unhappy than ever - much to the regret of any Decepticon that gets in his way! Today's review brings you a look at the much anticipated Voyager Class Grimlock!

February 20th

Toy Review: Beast Hunters Twinstrike

in Beast Hunters, Legion Class, News, Predacon, Prime, Cyberverse

Autobots have every right to fear Twinstrike. This fearless Predacon can pound his enemies with his powerful piston hammer or transform into a two headed dragon mode to rip enemies to shreds! Today's review brings you a look at this homage to G1 Sinnertwin.