Archive - Jan 2018

January 23rd

Sale Alert: "Titans Return" and "The Last Knight" figures discounted on Amazon

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Sale Alert: "Titans Return" and "The Last Knight" figures discounted on Amazon

With a new year and "Power of the Primes" starting in early 2018 Amazon has begun discounting many figures from previous years. Below is a rundown of some of the sales currently going on. Remember, these prices can change from day to day so act now! Use the links below to get your figures and support BWTF.


Generations

Toy Review: "Legends" Black Convoy

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Toy Review: "Legends" Black Convoy

Formed when scanning a protoform and Optimus Prime at the same time, Black Convoy is an evil reflection of the heroic Autobot leader. He hopes to unite the Destrongers and acquire power at any cost! Today I bring you a review of "Legends" Black Convoy!

January 22nd

Sale Alert: "The Last Knight" Mega 1-Step Turbo Changer Dragonstorm down to $40 on Amazon

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Sale Alert: "The Last Knight" Mega 1-Step Turbo Changer Dragonstorm down to $40 on Amazon

Unleash Dragonstorm Cyberfire lights to discover more than meets the eye. Inspired by the iconic fire-breathing movie action, this Dragonstorm figure features Cyberfire tech to reveal hidden symbols on 1-Step Turbo Changer figures! This figure was pricey when first released at $79.99, but now Amazon has him on sale for $40.55! Follow this link to purchase your Dragonstorm and support BWTF!

January 21st

Collectible Review: "The Last Knight" Megatron Statue and phone stand

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Collectible Review: "The Last Knight" Megatron Statue and phone stand

Produced by Swordfish USA, this detailed statue features "The Last Knight" Megatron standing on a platform that can be used as a docking stand for your smartphone. Check out my review of this piece courtesy of Entertainment Earth! Check out my review.

January 20th

Toy Review: "Generation 2" Unreleased Go-Bot Rumble

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Toy Review: "Generation 2" Unreleased Go-Bot Rumble

Freed of being contained within Soundwave, Rumble rolls along the streets of Earth causing havoc wherever he goes. Check out my review for the unreleased Go-Bot Rumble from Generation 2!

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Twinferno

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Twinferno

Two heads are better than one, or so Twinferno believes! This monstrous Autobot is a heroic warrior armed with flame swords to take down Decepticons who stand in his way! Today my review brings you something a bit different, a review and gallery of "Robots in Disguise" Twinferno!

January 19th

Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Optimus Prime

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Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Optimus Prime

Orion Pax was a young Autobot who only knew peace during the Golden Age of Cybertron. Once the Decepticons started the Great War, Orion was upgraded into Optimus Prime at the hands of Alpha Trion! Check out my review of Leader Class Optimus Prime from "Power of the Primes"!

January 18th

Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives

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Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives

Before Botcon 2016's theme was switched to "Combiner Wars", Fun Publications had planned on a very different boxed set focusing on the "Beast Wars Uprising" storyline. Now thanks to Pete's Robot Convention we now have a look at what could have been! Here's the description from the Facebook post:

Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives
Toy News: Renders of un-produced Botcon exclusives

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Galvatronus

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Galvatronus

Cyclonus and his team are on the cusp of their greatest victory, conquering Cybertron and expanding the Decepticon Empire. However when Team Bee shows up to stop them they combine into the powerful Galvatronus to smash their enemies once and for all! Check out my review of the "Robots in Disguise" Galvatronus boxed set.

January 17th

Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Shadow Panther revealed

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Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Shadow Panther revealed

For fans who have wondered "What's next?" in the world of Takara Tomy Masterpiece figures, Dengeki Hobby has released photos of Shadow Panther, a redeco of Masterpiece Cheetor! Long time fans may recall that the original Cheetor figure was given a black and silver deco in Japan and released as "Shadow Panther" (who many people used as a substitute for Ravage until the X-9 Ravage figure was released). Now fans will be able to take their "Beast Wars" collection to the next level with Shadow Panther in Masterpiece form!

Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Shadow Panther revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Shadow Panther revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Shadow Panther revealed