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July 20th, 2017

Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue

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Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue

San Diego Comic-Con 2017 has kicked off and with it comes photos of exciting new Transformers product! One of the surprises is a spectacular looking "Beast Wars" Megatron statue by Prime 1 Studios! This high quality statue features Megatron as he appeared in season one of "Beast Wars" with a defeated Dinobot at his clawed feet. I have been told by fans who were there that this statue will be retailing for about $1000 USD. More information as it is revealed by Prime 1.

Photos are courtesy of fellow fans Omar Q & Joe Deas.

Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue
Collectible News: Prime 1 Studios reveals "Beast Wars" Megatron statue

July 19th

Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations

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Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations

IDW Publishing has released its solicitations for October 2017. Here are the descriptions and covers of the Transformers related titles for October!

First Strike #5—Cover A: Freddie E. Williams II—SPOTLIGHT
Mairghread Scott & David Rodriguez (w) • Max Dunbar (a) • Freddie E. Williams II (c)
Prison Break! After a daring escape, Optimus Prime, the Autobots, Scarlett, G.I. Joe and M.A.S.K. must venture into the heart of Cybertron to stop Cobra’s devastating weapon that will kill every Transformer on the planet!
FC • 32 pages • $3.99

Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations
Comic Books: IDW Publishing October 2017 Solicitations

Game News: "Earth Wars" gives you a second chance to get Gnaw this weekend

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Game News: "Earth Wars" gives you a second chance to get Gnaw this weekend

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Little Bots, Big Bites:

Snarl and Hun-gurrr's argument hasn't gone unnoticed...

A group of Sharkticons have converged on the unwary arguers ready to devour the brave who are foolish enough to visit their home!

Death's Trap

Quintessa is an inhospitable planet where every bot risks life and limb to the jaws and fangs of the local inhabitants.

Snarl and Hun-gurrr find themselves surrounded by an old enemy, small in stature but great in numbers, the Sharkticons are ready to strike!

Game News: "Earth Wars" gives you a second chance to get Gnaw this weekend
Game News: "Earth Wars" gives you a second chance to get Gnaw this weekend

July 18th

Toy News: Rescue Bots "Knight Watch Bumblebee" with Wingblaze and Freezer Burn photos

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Toy News: Rescue Bots "Knight Watch Bumblebee" with Wingblaze and Freezer Burn photos

Toys R Us has been updating its web site with some new entries. One of the latest is the addition of "Rescue Bots" Knight Watch Bumblebee. Revealed at Toy Fair 2017, this large Bumblebee figure transforms into a dragon. He is partnered with two Mini-Cons: Wingblaze and Freezer Burn! This is an interesting set as it takes some of the themes from "The Last Knight" and introduces them to "Rescue Bots".

Toy News: Rescue Bots "Knight Watch Bumblebee" with Wingblaze and Freezer Burn photos
Toy News: Rescue Bots "Knight Watch Bumblebee" with Wingblaze and Freezer Burn photos

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Premier Edition Deluxe Class Steelbane

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Premier Edition Deluxe Class Steelbane

One of the legendary Knights of Cybertron, Steelbane upholds an ancient oath to vanquish threats no other bot can combat. Unleashing the power of his dragon mode, he soars into action, even when the impending battle threatens to be his last. Check out my review of Steelbane!

TV Show News: Peter Cullen, Judd Nelson, Michael Dorn & Wil Wheaton join "Titans Return"

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TV Show News: Peter Cullen, Judd Nelson, Michael Dorn & Wil Wheaton join "Titans Return"

After last year's "Combiner Wars" series, there has not been much information released about the follow up Machinima series "Titans Return", based on the "Generations" line released last year and continuing into this year. Finally we have some solid information on the show. According to Bleeding Cool several new "big names" have been brought onboard as voice actors!

July 16th

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Arctic Strike Autobot Drift

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Arctic Strike Autobot Drift

Once known as the thief Deadlock under the command of Shadow Raker, the Autobot known as Drift left his life of crime ages ago to become a bounty hunter with a code of honor. In an attempt to make up for his past he has adopted the Mini-Cons Jetstorm and Slipstream and taken them under his wing as students. This morning's review brings you a look at Warrior Class Alpine Strike Drift!

July 15th

Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us

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Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us

Thanks to both the Toys R Us Canada and Toys R Us USA web sites we now have product photos and descriptions of several new "Robots in Disguise" releases. Check out the descriptions below and attached photos!

Crash Combiner Dragbreak

Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us
Toy News: New "Robots in Disguise" listings at Toys R Us

Collectible News: Today kicks off Hallmark's Ornament Premier including Soundwave

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Collectible News: Today kicks off Hallmark's Ornament Premier including Soundwave

Back in May 2017 Hallmark announced its Soundwave Christmas Ornament. For fans who have been waiting for this piece, you may now purchase the ornament starting today! Today is Hallmark's Ornament Premier which lasts from July 15 to 23. No worries however, if Soundwave is like previous Transformers ornaments he should be available for a few months. Can't find a Hallmark store near you?

Collectible News: Imaginarium Art reveals Rodimus Prime statue prototype

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Collectible News: Imaginarium Art reveals Rodimus Prime statue prototype

Imaginarium Art has posted two photos of upcoming Rodimus Prime statues! These early prototypes show off the Autobot leader in two different poses. One has him standing triumphantly holding his rifle while the other has him in his iconic pose holding the Autobot Matrix of Leadership! Imaginarium has stated their next photos of these statues will show Rodimus in color.

Collectible News: Imaginarium Art reveals Rodimus Prime statue prototype