Archive

January 29th, 2010

"War for Cybertron" Optimus Prime and Megatron figures revealed!

In the past two months, Transformers fans have gotten exciting looks into the upcoming "War for Cybertron" Transformers video game and toys. Now multi-media web site UGO.com has landed an exclusive scoop, showing off images of both Optimus Prime and Megatron from the video game in toy form!

January 28th

Revenge of the Fallen Mudflap and Skids "Ice Cream Truck" Reviewed

Ding-a-ling Decepticons! This duo of Autobot twins has taken on the sneaky (and unconventional form) of an ice cream truck! You can now read my review of this unique Transformers figure here.

January 24th

Revenge of the Fallen Sonar Reviewed

Since almost every Scout Class figure seems to need a redeco that works for the "other" side, Depthcharge has been repainted as Sonar, a mean spirited Decepticon who likes to leave his enemies all wet. Read my review of this figure here.

RPM Battle Chargers Optimus Prime Reviewed

Once upon a time Battlechargers were two Decepticons whose pull back motors and automatic transformations made them unique among their evil comrades. Now the term has been expanded upon in the RPM line as figures with pull back and go motors and flip up transformations. Check out my first Battle Chargers review, Optimus Prime!

January 21st

Revenge of the Fallen Divebomb Reviewed

What's better than a biplane Decepticon Transformer? A biplane Transformer who takes his fashion sense from the legendary Red Baron! The "Revenge of the Fallen" line has brought about one such creature and his name is Divebomb. Check out my review of Divebomb.

January 20th

Revenge of the Fallen Wideload Reviewed

Once a name associated with a G1 Throttlebot, the name Wideload went on to be associated with Constructicons in Energon. Now the name has been passed on to a redeco of Revenge of the Fallen Rollbar. Take a look at my review of Revenge of the Fallen Wideload.

January 18th

Revenge of the Fallen Brakedown Reviewed

The latest waves of "Revenge of the Fallen" figures have begun to take inspiration from characters introduced in past Transformers toy lines, bringing new interpretations of these characters into the Movie universe. One of the G1 characters to get this treatment is the Stunticon Breakdown. Now simply known as "Brakedown", this Scout Class figure can join the ranks of your Decepticons! Check out my review of Revenge of the Fallen Brakedown.

New Product Photos: Divebomb, Recon Ravage, Skystalker, RPM Soundwave and more!

BWTF.com has obtained images of several upcoming Transformers figures. These include several "Revenge of the Fallen" figures including Skystalker (who combines with Voyager Class Mindwipe) and the mail away Recon Ravage! Also featured are new RPMs including a redeco of several previous releases and a new sculpt, Soundwave!

January 16th

Revenge of the Fallen Voyager Class Bludgeon Reviewed

A master of the ancient art of Metallikato, the Decepticon Bludgeon has long made his presence felt in Transformers comic books, but now the character gets a full fledged new sculpt dedicated to him. Check out my review of Voyager Class Bludgeon!

January 6th

"Revenge of the Fallen" in the running for VFX Oscar

Say what you will about the story, but "Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen" was an amazing special effects achievement. This year's Oscars are poised to recognize this with a special effects award nomination according to ABC News. You can read the brief article here.