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December 10th

Toy News: Hasbro to take votes on the Spring 2020 Vintage G1 release

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Toy News: Hasbro to take votes on the Spring 2020 Vintage G1 release

Earlier this year several G1 Transformers figures were reissued as part of the "Vintage G1" line of Walmart exclusive figures. Now Hasbro is gearing up to do it again! Via the Official Transformers Instagram page we now see they are soliciting votes for the Spring 2020 release. The choices are: Perceptor, Astrotrain, Thundercracker and Skywarp.

December 9th

Movies: "Bumblebee" may be the best reviewed Transformers movie ever

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Movies: "Bumblebee" may be the best reviewed Transformers movie ever

Earlier today I posted my Non Spoiler review of the "Bumblebee" movie, and it was a very positive look at the film. That said, I have typically been an outlier with the films, so I thought it would be fun to round up key quotes (with links) to reviews from other venues. Traditionally the mass media is not particularly kind to Transformers films, but many are singing a different tune with this film. Check out some of these quotes below:

December 8th

Movies: "Bumblebee" Non-Spoiler Review

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Movies: "Bumblebee" Non-Spoiler Review

"Bumblebee" delivers on drama, humor, action and Transformers lore all in one film. Check out my Non-Spoiler review of what some are already calling the best live action Transformers film to date!

December 7th

Toy Review: "Generations" Siege Battle Master Lionizer

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Toy Review: "Generations" Siege Battle Master Lionizer

Lionizer is already fierce on the battlefield between his teeth, claws and back mounted cannon, but when the Autobots need extra help he can transform into an RS Firesteel Saber to cut Decepticons to pieces! Check out my review and gallery of "Siege" Lionizer.

December 6th

In Stock Alert: "BotBots" Transformers in stock on Amazon

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In Stock Alert: "BotBots" Transformers in stock on Amazon

The "BotBots" Transformers figures have been slowly reaching online retail but now Amazon has three of the teams in stock and ready to ship (without having to find a super secret link!). For now they have the 5 packs in stock. Each 5 pack includes four figures visible in the package and one "blind bagged" figure! Follow the links below to order your BotBots and support BWTF!

Sale Alert: "Transformers" price markdowns on Amazon

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Sale Alert: "Transformers" price markdowns on Amazon

If you are still last minute Holiday shopping (I sure am!), here's a chance to pick up some discounted Transformers toys from Amazon! Check out the sale prices below. These prices are spread out across several lines so I have broken them up by sub-line. Remember, ordering via the links below helps support BWTF!

Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!

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TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-44 CONVOY/OPTIMUS PRIME (VER. 3)
Making a third appearance into the Transformers Masterpiece line is the brave leader of the Autobots, Optimus Prime. This version of Optimus will feature a more cartoon styling. $449.99
https://www.bigbadtoystore.com/Product/VariationDetails/84183

X-MEN CABLE ONE:12 COLLECTIVE ACTION FIGURE

Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF Masterpiece, One:12, Marvel Legends, Cowboy Bebop, Godzilla, Street Fighter, Ali & More!

Movie News: New "Bumblebee" Movie videos focus on Dropkick and Shatter

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Movie News: New "Bumblebee" Movie videos focus on Dropkick and Shatter

Paramount Pictures has released two new videos, both focusing on the two main Decepticons from the upcoming "Bumblebee" movie! The first video is the "People of Earth" clip showing Dropkick and Shatter deceiving the unsuspecting humans! The second clip focuses on the introduction of the Triple Changers as a sub-group in this film. Check out the videos in the embeds below!

People of Earth Clip

December 5th

Toy Review: "Generations" Siege Battle Master Firedrive

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Toy Review: "Generations" Siege Battle Master Firedrive

In G1 Firebolt was Hot Rod's Targetmaster partner, but in "Siege" he is a Battle Master fighting alongside the Autobots on Cybertron transforming into a Duo-Charge Electrostatic Photon Cannon! Check out my review and gallery of "Siege" Firedrive.

Movie News: Paramount launches a viral game for the "Bumblebee" movie

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Movie News: Paramount launches a viral game for the "Bumblebee" movie

The special preview of "Bumblebee" happens this weekend in select theaters across the United States this weekend with a wider release set for December 21st. With that in mind Paramount has released another fun viral game that leads to a very pleasant surprise. First, Paramount put this up on the Official Bumblebee Twitter page: