Archive - Jun 2016

June 30th

July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!

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July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!

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SPAWN: REBIRTH 7” SPAWN FIGURE
Al Simmons, once the U.S. government’s greatest soldier and most effective assassin, was mercilessly executed by his own men. Now as Spawn, he must choose between his life on Earth and his throne in Hell! This 7” figure by McFarlane Toys displays the 3D rendering of the comic book character, and comes with a base, assault rifle, pistol, and contains multiple points of articulation—perfect for display. $17.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=MCF14408&mode=re...

July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!
July 4th Sale, Spawn, Star Wars, Mega Man, The Walking Dead, Funko Pop!, GI Joe, Transformers & More!

June 29th

Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Pyra Magna

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Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Pyra Magna

Pyra Magna is a tough and serious commander. She is dedicated to the Mistress of the Flame and leads the Torchbearers as a warrior and teacher. This morning's review takes a look at Pyra Magna!

Interview: BWTF talks "Earth Wars" with lead designer Chris White

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Interview: BWTF talks "Earth Wars" with lead designer Chris White

Thanks to the folks at Space Ape I had the chance to interview Chris White, lead designer of the recently released "Earth Wars" mobile game. This game pits teams of Autobots versus Decepticons as you build up your base, team and resources to win against your enemies! You can check out my interview here.

June 28th

Toy News: Takara Tomy releases Lynx Master's "Unite Warriors" comic

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Toy News: Takara Tomy releases Lynx Master's "Unite Warriors" comic

Takara Tomy Mall has posted the latest "Unite Warriors" comic featuring Lynx Master! The comic features the Autobots that make up Lynx Master and it appears Vector Sigma is responsible for their ability to combine! Also featured are the Decepticons that make up Grand Galvatron and a special appearance by Knock Out! Check out the comic here.

Cartoon News: "Combiner Wars" Cartoon Preview features Optimus Prime and a dark revelation

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Cartoon News: "Combiner Wars" Cartoon Preview features Optimus Prime and a dark revelation

As promised, the Official Transformers Facebook page has posted the first of several "Combiner Wars" previews. This short features Optimus Prime on Cybertron in a dark mood. When Megatron shows up, the two age old enemies fight once again! Embedding has been disabled so follow this link to see the video!

Game News: "Earth Wars" Decoy Dash Event announced

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Game News: "Earth Wars" Decoy Dash Event announced

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Will Arcee escape the Decepticons devious plans or will the cunning Nightbird catch her prey? Win Decoy Crystals from this week’s event, Decoy Dash, for a chance to get Arcee or Nightbird, Crystal Shards, or other bots!

Decoy Dash Event
Arcee has been dispatched on a mission by Optimus Prime but ran into trouble when Nightbird caught up to her. The two have been crossing paths routinely as Nightbird tries to put an end to Arcee's do-good acts.

Game News: "Earth Wars" Decoy Dash Event announced

Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Jumpstream

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Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Jumpstream

Jumpstream is loyal to her fellow Torchbearers and would give her life for the Autobot cause. To keep her from meeting that end too quickly Pyra Magna has been training Jumpstream to become a powerful hand-to-hand combatant! Today's review gives you a look at Jumpstream!

June 27th

Movie News: Tyrese returns for "Transformers The Last Knight"

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Movie News: Tyrese returns for "Transformers The Last Knight"

When it was announced that Josh Duhamel was returning as Lennox for "The Last Knight", many fans wondered "What about Epps?!" After all, the character was basically Lennox's right hand man surviving through three of the "Transformers" movies before vanishing. Now thanks to the man himself we have confirmation that Tyrese is returning! Check out the video from Instagram below.

June 26th

Convention News: TF Expo reveals exclusives

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Convention News: TF Expo reveals exclusives

This summer TF Expo will take place on August 5-6th in Wichita, KS. This Transformers themed convention will feature two different types of custom items. Check out the photos attached and descriptions below. Then head over to TF Expo's site for more details and to register!.

"The TFExpo Custom Workshop is back in 2016 with another original character: Dronicon!

Convention News: TF Expo reveals exclusives

Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Rust Dust

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Toy Review: "Generations" Combiner Wars Rust Dust

Rust Dust is impulsive and doesn't often give much thought to her actions. Surprisingly this has proven to be an advantage more often than not, making her invaluable to the Torchbearers team. Today's review looks at Rust Dust!