Archive - Jan 2016

January 18th

Convention News: Botcon 2016 Boxed Set Package Art revealed

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Convention News: Botcon 2016 Boxed Set Package Art revealed

The Official Botcon Twitter Feed has been updated with a look at the box art for the 2016 Predacus set!

Toy News: "Platinum Edition" Hot Rod versus Junkions revealed?

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Toy News: "Platinum Edition" Hot Rod versus Junkions revealed?

Photos have surfaced online via Baidu.com showing what appears to be a "Platinum Edition" boxed set featuring redecos of "Reveal the Shield" Wreck-Gar, "Generations" Junkheap and "Classics" Rodimus (aka Hot Rod)! This was rumored some back but this is the first possible confirmation that this boxed set will be a reality.

Toy News: "Platinum Edition" Hot Rod versus Junkions revealed?
Toy News: "Platinum Edition" Hot Rod versus Junkions revealed?

January 17th

Toy Review: "Combiner Wars" Swindle

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Toy Review: "Combiner Wars" Swindle

Being a member of the Combaticons, Swindle is not lacking for firepower. However it is his quick thinking mind and penchant for fooling others into one sided business deals (that favor him) that make him a real value to the Decepticon cause. Check out my review of "Combiner Wars" Swindle!

January 15th

Toy News: Botcon 2016 Predacus Revealed!

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Toy News: Botcon 2016 Predacus Revealed!

The Official Botcon Facebook page has revealed the combined form of the Botcon 2016 exclusive boxed set: Predacus! Formed from the Tripredacus Council, Ravage and Tarantulas, this is a unique "Combiner Wars" offering exclusive to Botcon 2016.

Sponsor News BBTS - "Combiner Wars" G2 Superion in stock!

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Sponsor News BBTS - "Combiner Wars" G2 Superion in stock!

Ben's World of Transformers sponsor Bigbadtoystore has G2 Superion IN STOCK for order now! For $99.99 you can have an awesome boxed set of retro colored-Aerialbot goodness. Check out the order page here.

Sponsor News BBTS - "Combiner Wars" G2 Superion in stock!

January 14th

Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Vortex

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Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Vortex

Most Autobots (and Decepticons for that matter) would never dare take a ride on Vortex in vehicle mode. He loves using his abilities in robot and vehicle modes to torture the information he needs out of his prisoners! Today's review gives you a look at "Combiner Wars" Vortex!

January 13th

Convention News: Venus Terzo to attend Botcon 2016

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Convention News: Venus Terzo to attend Botcon 2016

The Official Botcon Web Site has posted some awesome news: Venus Terzo (aka Blackarachnia) will be attending Botcon 2016! Check out the text from the post below:

We are thrilled to announce that Venus Terzo, voice of the seductive arachnid BLACKARACHNIA from the Beast Wars cartoon series, will be our guest at BotCon 2016. Along with David Kaye and Scott McNeil, Venus will be available for autographs and panels as we celebrate the 20th anniversary of Beast Wars.

TV Show News: "Robots in Disguise" Season 2 to debut Q1 2016

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TV Show News: "Robots in Disguise" Season 2 to debut Q1 2016

Hasbro Studios has sent a press release and images from the upcoming second season of "Robots in Disguise"! Check out the press release below and the attached images for a glimpse into future adventures of Team Bumblebee.

Hasbro Studios Powers Up for Second Season of Transformers: Robots in Disguise

Autobots and Decepticons ‘Roll Out’ on Cartoon Network in First Quarter of 2016

TV Show News: "Robots in Disguise" Season 2 to debut Q1 2016
TV Show News: "Robots in Disguise" Season 2 to debut Q1 2016

January 12th

Sponsor News BBTS - Pre-Orders are up for Sky Lynx and Onslaught

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Sponsor News BBTS - Pre-Orders are up for Sky Lynx and Onslaught

Ben's World of Transformers sponsor BigBadToyStore has put up their preoders for the Voyager Class Sky Lynx and Onslaught figures. You can order them together or separately (though together is the best deal). Check out the pre-order links here!

Sponsor News BBTS - Pre-Orders are up for Sky Lynx and Onslaught
Sponsor News BBTS - Pre-Orders are up for Sky Lynx and Onslaught

Toy Review: Capture Claw Chase

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Toy Review: Capture Claw Chase

Loyal, brave and dedicated, Chase the Police-Bot believes in order and protecting the innocent. When he needs some extra help he brings along his trailer that transforms into a capture claw! Check out my review of the newly released Capture Claw Chase.