Archive - 2013

October 8th

Toy News: Takara Tomy "Be Cool" Japanese Bot Shots Videos

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Japanese "Transformers" toy company Takara Tomy has put up a series of videos featuring their versions of the US "Bot Shots" figures known as "Be Cool". These amusing videos show the characters in a variety of situations but also gives us a look at toys not being released here (mostly redecos). Check out the videos on their official "Be Cool" site!

October 7th

Movie Review: "Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising"

in Beast Hunters, News, Predacons, Prime

Cybertron is once again capable of supporting life, but in order to restore its ability to create life, Optimus Prime must embark on a dangerous mission. Just as he is gone, the Dark God Unicron returns! Will he remaining Autobots, Decepticons and Predacons be able to stand up to the ancient enemy of their creator? Check out my review of the "Predacons Rising" movie!

Fan Video: KREO battle in stop motion!

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True to the spirit of the official KREO commercials by Hasbro, fan and Youtube poster "counter656" has posted a really fun KREO battle stop motion video complete with adventure and humor, check it out!

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TRANSFORMERS MP-11 MASTERPIECE STARSCREAM REISSUE
Asia is getting a reissue of Coronation Starscream, and we have him up for pre-order. He appears to contain all of the extras from the previous release and is listed at $199.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11770&mode=re...

TRANSFORMERS TG32 MINICON SET
This set includes three new minicons that change from robots to helicopter, jet and truck, and also combine into a larger robot. The Set is listed at $33.99.

October 2nd

Game News: "Transformers Legends" Call of the Primitives Campaign Begins!

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CALL OF THE PRIMITIVES - starts today!

In this week’s Campaign Episode, it’s the primal rage of the Predacons against some of the bravest and smartest of the Autobots!

In the aftermath of an unusual battle against a common foe, old rivalries heat up once more. After fighting side by side against their common enemy, the Decepticons and Autobots turn on each other once more.

Toy Review: Generations Voyager Class Megatron

in Decepticon, Generation Two, Generations, News, Toys R Us Exclusive, Voyager

When Megatron awoke on Earth damaged, he needed a new form - and a powerful one at that! Using a combination of Earth military technology and chemicals, he has created his most powerful form ever! Check out my review of the "Toys R Us" exclusive Voyager Class Megatron!

October 1st

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MP-22 MASTERPIECE ULTRA MAGNUS WITH TRAILER - 'PERFECT EDITION'
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Toy Review: Generations IDW Thundercracker

in Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, News, Seeker

Thundercracker served the Decepticon cause for many thousands of years, acting as one of Starscream's elite Seekers. However, after the battles on Earth, he has changed and seeks to find his own way, neither aligned with the Autobots or Decepticons! Take a look at today's review of Generations Thundercracker!

September 30th

Toy Review: Beast Hunters Predacon Vertebreak

in Beast Hunters, Deluxe, News, Predacon, Prime

Vertebreak is a hunter by nature. From the time he emerged from his Hyperevolution Chamber, all he wanted was to track down the Autobots and destroy them! Check out my review of Vertebreak!

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TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS 2013 VOYAGER SERIES 05 CASE, SET, SINGLE
The new Voyager assortment includes one of returning character Sandstorm, one of Blitzwing redeco Doubledealer and two of Beast Wars Rhinox. We have this case listed at $89.99; we also have Doubledealer and Rhinox available as a Set for $49.99, and Rhinox as a single at $29.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=Generations%202014...

TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS 2014 DELUXE SERIES 01 CASE, SET OF 4
This new wave includes Dreadwing (redeco of the recent Megatron) as well as Goldfire, Waspinator and Skids. We have the Set of 4 listed at $53.99. We also have all four figures as singles, with Goldfire at $9.99, Dreadwing at $9.99, and Skids and Waspinator at $22.99 each. If you are interested in getting a Case assortment (which includes two each of all four characters), it is available at $104.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=TRANSFORMERS%20GEN...

BTS-06 NOVA LORD
This 16" tall transforming figure is big enough to "lord" it "over" most of your collection. It changes from robot into Assault Base, Aircraft Carrier, Supersonic Fighter Jet, and Tank. We have this new figure listed at $249.99, and expect him to arrive in March.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=BTS10011&mode=re...