Archive - 2017

Date

April 22nd

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Knight Armor Optimus Prime

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Knight Armor Optimus Prime

Optimus Prime is a powerful warrior, but sometimes he needs an extra edge to even the odds. When things get tough, Knight Armor Optimus Prime can deploy armor to pretect himself and fight the Decepticons! Check out my review of "Knight Armor" Optimus Prime from "The Last Knight"!

April 21st

Game News: Waspinator joins "Forged to Fight"

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Game News: Waspinator joins "Forged to Fight"

For folks who have been wanting a bit more "Beast Wars" in their "Forged to Fight" game, the Predacon Waspinator has joined the game! Here is his official profile: Despite his loyalty to the Predacon cause, the stalwart Waspinator never gets the respect he deserves from both his team mates or the universe. He has a knack for being crushed, smashed, and torn apart, but this bug has shown himself to be nearly indestructible, always appearing reassembled and ready for the next battle.

Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!

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METROID FIGMA NO.349 SAMUS ARAN
From the Nintendo Wii game Metroid Prime 3: Corruption comes a figma figure of the main character, Samus Aran! She comes with interchangeable hands and a stand to pose and display her on. $79.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=GSC10934&mode=re...

NEW DIAMOND SELECT

Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!

April 20th

Toy News: Hasbro kicks off "Reveal your Shield" Transformers Celebration

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Toy News: Hasbro kicks off "Reveal your Shield" Transformers Celebration

HASBRO KICKS OFF “REVEAL YOUR SHIELD” TRANSFORMERS CELEBRATION
Treating Fans to Five Days of Exclusive TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT Content and Product Reveals

Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots

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Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots

Space Ape has been leading up to the introduction of Optimus Primal and Megatron from "Beast Wars" into the game for weeks now, and this weekend they finally arrive! In celebration of this event Space Ape has sent over some fun images showing off the Maximal and Predacon leaders. In addition, BWTF was sent images of the Dinboots aloong with bios. Since Grimlock's shenanigans play an role in the event, it makes sense to include them. Check out the Dinobot descriptions and images below!

Grimlock

Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots

April 19th

Cartoon News: "Robots in Disguise" Combiner Force Trailer

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Cartoon News: "Robots in Disguise" Combiner Force Trailer

Hang on to your hats Transformers fans, the new season of "Robots in Disguise" is coming your way April 29th on Cartoon Network! This season will focus on "Combiner Force", the "Robots in Disguise" take on combiners. Here are some details and an awesome trailer below with some fun surprises!

  • In 2017, Hasbro’s hit animated series, TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE will return to Cartoon Network for a third season.
  • Created by Hasbro Studios, the series focuses on Bumblebee as the leader of the Autobots as they seek to save the Earth from the Decepticons.

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event

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Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event

Space Ape has announced this weekend's event: Blast from the Past! After several weeks of build up Optimus Primal and Megatron will finally be joining the game as playable characters. Check out the details below!

Well, that's just PRIME!

Our Beast Wars saga concludes this weekend with the arrival of two prehistoric bots...

Optimus Primal and Beast Wars Megatron have successfully made their journey through space... and time.

The Autobots and Decepticons both converge on the point of transference to retrieve the bots they believe will turn the tides of the Earth Wars!

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event

April 18th

Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con

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Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con

Check out the latest update from Pete's Robo Con featuring reveals of the cool Action Master theme that was being developed for Botcon! This includes mock ups of figures and some beautiful artwork:

Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con

Toy Reviews: "The Last Knight" Tiny Turbo Changers Grimlock & Optimus Prime

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Toy Reviews: "The Last Knight" Tiny Turbo Changers Grimlock & Optimus Prime

One is a wild, powerful beast of a warrior. The other is a wise and dedicated leader. Together they are my first reviews of the "Tiny Turbo Changers" from "The Last Knight"! Check out my reviews of these Super Deformed versions of Grimlock and Optimus Prime!

Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos

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Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos

A couple weeks ago, Takara Tomy revealed its releases of Hot Rod, Kup and Sharkticon. Fans were excited for these releases thanks in part to Hot Rod and Kup both coming with Targetmaster partners that were not included with the "Titans Return" releases. However, many fans were not sold on Kup's colors, which made him look mostly grey.

Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos
Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos
Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos
Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos