Archive - Jul 2016

July 30th

Toy News: Titan Class Trypticon partly revealed at Cybertron Con

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Toy News: Titan Class Trypticon partly revealed at Cybertron Con

Thanks again to @52Toys fans have a look more upcoming Transformers product! This time out we get some teaser images of the upcoming Titan Class Trypticon! These shots show the incredible size and detail put into this figure. Several figures including Highbrow and Furos are shown on the toy for size reference and the detail level of the head and shoulders is very impressive!

What do you think of these reveals? Head over to Facebook to chat about it.

Toy News: Titan Class Trypticon partly revealed at Cybertron Con
Toy News: Titan Class Trypticon partly revealed at Cybertron Con
Toy News: Titan Class Trypticon partly revealed at Cybertron Con

July 29th

Toy News: Official Photos of Platinum Edition "Rise of Rodimus Prime"

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Toy News: Official Photos of Platinum Edition "Rise of Rodimus Prime"

Hasbro has provided fans with a look at another reveal from Cybertron Con! This time out it's an official look at the "Rise of Rodimus Prime" Platinum Edition set. This set takes the Universe 2.0 Galvatron figure and pits it against the Titanium Rodimus Prime in a boxed set that includes the Autobot Matrix of Leadership! Check out the images below and then chat about it on Facebook.

Toy News: Official Photos of Platinum Edition "Rise of Rodimus Prime"
Toy News: Official Photos of Platinum Edition "Rise of Rodimus Prime"
Toy News: Official Photos of Platinum Edition "Rise of Rodimus Prime"
Toy News: Official Photos of Platinum Edition "Rise of Rodimus Prime"

Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals

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Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals

Hot on the heels of the in-person reveals from Cybertron Con, Hasbro has provided fans with official images of upcoming Titans Return figures including Hot Rod, Sixshot and Optimus Prime! As a bonus we also have official photos of the upcoming 30th Anniversary reissue of Unicron in a "Transformers: The Movie" themed deco which appears strikingly similar (if not the same) as the one released on Amazon several years ago. Another fun Easter Egg is Optimus' Titan Master design, which seems largely based on Star Convoy!

Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Autobot Ptero
Fangry
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals
Toy News: Official photos of Cybertron Con "Titans Return" reveals

Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!

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Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!

Cybertron Con in China has kicked off. This extravaganza dedicated to Transformers has brought about a series of new reveals that have only been teased the past few days. Now thanks to @52Toys we have begun to see photos of upcoming "Titans Return" figures online! Here's a rundown:

  • Autobot Ptero: A Titan Master with some Swoop influences.
  • Fangry: The G1 Headmaster reborn as a Titan Master.
  • Hot Rod with Firewire: The first new Deluxe Hot Rod sculpt in years, this one sports slightly thinner proportions than the Classics version.
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!
Toy News: Hot Rod, Sixshot, Kickback and more revealed at Cybertron Con!

July 28th

Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!

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Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!

Takara Tomy Mall has posted several new entries for upcoming "Transformers Adventure" figures. These include the "Hyper Surge" versions of Bumblebee and Sideswipe and the Warrior Class versions of Windblade and Nemesis Prime! Here's the basic info on each figure:

  • Hyper Surge Bumblebee with Buzz Strike: 5400 Yen, Release Date: July 23, 2016
  • Hyper Surge Sideswipe with Wind Strike: 5400 Yen, Release Date: August 27, 2016
  • Nemesis Prime: 2700 Yen, Release Date: September 24, 2016
  • Windblade: 2700 Yen, Release Date: September 24, 2016
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!
Toy News: New images of Transformers Adventure Nemesis Prime, Windblade and more!

Toy News: SDCC 2016 Exclusive Fortress Maximus audio Easter egg

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Toy News: SDCC 2016 Exclusive Fortress Maximus audio Easter egg

San Diego Comic-Con 2016 is over, and as the week has been going along more and more fans have gotten their hands on the SDCC version of Fortress Maximus. BWTF previously revealed that this figure included extra accessories, but did you know there's an audio Easter Egg? BWTF has confirmed that there is an extra sound added into the SDCC Fortress Maximus' sound chip that is not included with the mass release!

July 27th

Game news: "Earth Wars" Crystal City Event & new characters revealed

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Game news: "Earth Wars" Crystal City Event & new characters revealed

Space Ape has announced a new event and new characters for "Transformers: Earth Wars"! Check out the official information below:

Reports are coming in of a new Decepticon threat and increased Autobot activity! Rally up your Alliance and battle this weekend to win Crystals to bring reinforcements through the Space Bridge!

Start Date: 29/07/16 10:00 UTC
End Date: 01/08/16 10:00 UTC

Requirements
Headquarters Level 4
Member of an Alliance

How do I participate?
Tap the Event button!
Select an Event Battlezone to fight in!

Game news: "Earth Wars" Crystal City Event & new characters revealed
Game news: "Earth Wars" Crystal City Event & new characters revealed

Movie News: Michael Bay reveals Onslaught from "The Last Knight"

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Movie News: Michael Bay reveals Onslaught from "The Last Knight"

After a relative silence on reveals, "Transformers: The Last Knight" producer and director Michael Bay has posted a new reveal on Twitter: the vehicle mode for Onslaught! His post seems to hint that this is a Decepticon. Unlike his G1 version he does not appear to be a military truck, but it's hard to tell from this angle. What do you think? Chat about it on Facebook!

Toy News: "Titans Return" storybook posted on Hasbro Pulse

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Toy News: "Titans Return" storybook posted on Hasbro Pulse

Hasbro Pulse has posted "The Power of the Titan Masters", a PDF "storybook" which is a mash up of tech specs and wonderful artwork featuring many of the "Titans Return" figures revealed so far. Each page features an adventure on a different planet focusing on Autobots fighting Decepticons. The art is the same beautiful painted style as the tech specs cards included with the figures, so there is some eye candy to behold.

Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Wheelie with Go Shooter

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Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Wheelie with Go Shooter

TF Yuki has taken to Twitter again, this time showing a photo of "Legends" Wheelie with Go Shooter out of package! The fun photo shows Wheelie and Go Shooter in a calm moment, but it also gives fans a look at the amazing new deco on these figures. This figure is scheduled for release on September 24 at a suggested retail price of 1944 Yen (about $18.41 USD). Additional images in this post are from Takara Tomy Mall.

Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Wheelie with Go Shooter
Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Wheelie with Go Shooter
Toy News: New photo of "Legends" Wheelie with Go Shooter