May 25th, 2010

Sponsor News: BBTS 15% off sale!

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May 23rd

"Hunt for the Decepticons" Hubcap Reviewed

A long time rivalry from Cybertron has made its way to Earth as two road racing enemies race across the highways of Earth! In pursuit of his enemy Brimstone is the brave Autobot Hubcap. Take a look at my review of "Hunt for the Decepticons" Hubcap in the Revenge of the Fallen toy review section.

Revenge of the Fallen Leader Class Megatron Reviewed

Rising from the dark depths of the ocean, the newly resurrected Megatron returned from the grave to wreak havoc on his enemies. BWTF has reviewed the Leader Class version of this character. Check out the review to see pictures of the figure and see if he should be leading your Decepticons!

May 20th

Comic Book Review: "Transformers: Nefarious" #3

The Autobots prepare to transport Soundwave to their base as their prisoner, but the Decepticon has other plans just as the Initiative begins to ramp up its own agenda. All this and some cool pictures in my review of "Nefarious" #3!

War for Cybertron Character Profiles and Images: Jetfire, Sideswipe and Thundercracker

New character profiles and images have been revealed for "War for Cybertron", the Transformers game chronicling the history of the Autobots and Decepticons before they came to Earth. Click on the thumbnails below to check out these images and read their profiles below.

War for Cybertron Jetfire (Robot Mode) War for Cybertron Jetfire (Vehicle Mode) War for Cybertron Sideswipe (Robot Mode) War for Cybertron Sideswipe (Vehicle Mode) War for Cybertron Thundercracker (Robot Mode) War for Cybertron Thundercracker (Vehicle Mode)

War for Cybertron Storyline trailer

A new trailer for the "War for Cybertron" game due in June has been released. History is a major component of this game, and this clip tells us how the game will introduce the relationships of Megatron and Starscream as well as Optimus Prime and Bumblebee. As usual, there are stunning visuals involved as well. Check out the clip below!

May 19th

Megan Fox out of "Transformers 3", Gemma Arterton in?

Entertainment web site The Wrap is reporting that actress Gemma Arterton ("Quantum of Solace", "Clash of the Titans") is in the running to replace the newly ousted Megan Fox in the role of Sam Witwicky's love interest.

May 17th

Peter Cullen to reprise role of Optimus Prime in "Transformers Prime" television show!

Advertising Age has published an article discussing the challenges Hasbro's new joint venture with Discovery will face both in gaining viewers and from the government. The biggest Transformers news however is this juicy nugget: "...the new "Transformers Prime" will feature the voice of Peter Cullen, the original voice of Optimus Prime from the animated series as well as the Michael Bay-directed feature films.

May 14th

Screenrant report: Science fiction veteran actor Alan Tudyk joins cast of "Transformers 3"

The cast for "Transformers 3" continues to grow! This time Alan Tudyk, whose past credits include the science fiction series "Firefly" and "Dollhouse" has joined the cast of the next Transformers film. According to the article "Tudyk will join fellow TV stars Patrick Dempsey (Grey’s Anatomy) and Jamie Kennedy (The Ghost Whisperer) as the latest additions to the Transformers 3 cast.". I'm personally stoked by this as I love Tudyk. He's a very versatile actor who can play everything from smart, to the lovable goofball to a totally evil villain.

AP Report: LaBeouf promises better 'Transformers' next time

"Transformers" star Shia LaBeouf recently spoke with The Associated Press about the upcoming Transformers live action film. Promising a better movie, the article states that LaBeouf believes "...the second "Transformers" movie got too big for its own good - but the third one brings the heart back to the franchise.". The actor goes on to say that "There's going to be a lot of death, human death. This time, they're targeting humans," LaBeouf said. "It's going to be the craziest action movie ever made, or we failed.".