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October 8th, 2010

The chosen one returns: Toys R Us Exclusive "Animated" Rodimus Minor reviewed!

Season three of "Transformers Animated" introduced a whole new group of Autobots into the "Animated" universe. Among them was the team leader Rodimus Minor, based on the Generation One character Hot Rod. Now the long awaited Toys R Us exclusive action figure of this character has been released! Check out my review of Rodimus Minor.

October 5th

Hunt for the Decepticons Battle Blade Bumblebee Reviewed

Are you tired of seeing the Cannon Bumblebee sculpt or even the 2009 sculpt over and over again in a dozen different decos? Well now you can experience Bumblebee on the Deluxe scale in a whole new way with Battle Blade Bumblebee! A whole new sculpt and cool weapons offer up a fun Transformers figure!

October 1st

Transformers Collector's Club Promotional Video

The Transformers Collector's Club has begun a membership drive! There will be all sorts of reveals, promotions and focus on the benefits of being a member. As part of the launch of this campaign a video has been released! Acting as a parody of the current popular "Old Spice" commercials, "Mega Spice" is sure to get a chuckle from fans and non-fans alike!

New Gallery - Japanese Exclusive Transformers Animated Keychains

This past year, Japan released a set of "Transformers Animated" keychains. These "super deformed" versions of several "Animated" characters now have their own gallery on BWTF.com. Check out here!

Upcoming Product Preview: "Reveal the Shield" Legends Class "Generation One" figures

BWTF.com has obtained images of the upcoming Legends Class figures based on the Generation One designs of Optimus Prime, Goldbug, Starscream and Megatron! This is the exciting wave that includes Megatron returning with a "blaster" alternate form. These figures appear to be part of a wave known as "Reveal the Shield" that heralds the return of the famous "Rub Signs" that originated in Generation One and returned briefly for the "Classics" toy line.

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September 30th

IDW Publishing's "Drift #1" Comic Book reviewed

Once a fierce warrior known as Deadlock, this Transformer would go on to change his ways and become the Autobot known as Drift. This series takes us through is journey starting with his banishment from the Decepticon forces! Check out BWTF.com's review of "Drift #1"!

September 29th

Revenge of the Fallen Soundwave and Firetrap reviewed

Today's reviews bring you one new figure review and one not-so-new review. Firetrap is a new character to the movie universe and a redeco of Scattorshot. I'm also playing review catch up with a look at Revenge of the Fallen Soundwave! Enjoy the reviews!

September 21st

Issue #35 of the Official Transformers Collectors Club magazine reveals first photo of Classics/Generations Wreck-Gar!

The latest issue of the Official Transformers Collector's Club has revealed photos of upcoming "Generations" figures: Perceptor and Wrek-Gar! Word of Perceptor's return as a deluxe figure was revealed at Botcon 2010, but Wreck-Gar is a pleasant surprise. This figure looks like it is very faithful to the original figure down to having an axe as a weapon! Check out the cover of issue #35 to see the image!

September 18th

Need to power up on "War for Cybertron"? 5X Multi-player event is on!

This weekend a multi-player event for fans of "War for Cybertron" will be going on all weekend. Participate, battle and get the ability to gain 5 times the rewards you normally would! You can read about it on Playstation Lifestyle. Get ready for action!

Hunt for the Decepticons Sidearm Sideswipe Reviewed

When you've mastered the blade and want to learn a new weapon, it doesn't hurt to have an Autobot like Ironhide pushing weapons like Flare Blasters on you. Sidearm Sideswipe represents the character after he has traded in his signature swords for more conventional weapons as he chases down Decepticons across the globe. Check out my review of Sidearm Sideswipe!