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December 18th

Comic Books: IDW launches "Synergy", a Hasbro based anthology focusing on Women in Comic Books

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Comic Books: IDW launches "Synergy", a Hasbro based anthology focusing on Women in Comic Books

Synergy: A Hasbro Creators Showcase Celebrates the Amazing Artistry and Storytelling of Women in the Comics Industry

San Diego, CA (December 18, 2018) — In recognition of Women’s History Month, IDW Publishing and Hasbro Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) have teamed up to create Synergy: A Hasbro Creators Showcase, a 48-page celebration anthology of fan-favorite creators and new talent working with many of the most beloved Hasbro characters.

Sale Alert: Save 30% off a Bumblebee themed Villy Custom Bicycle starting December 21st

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Sale Alert: Save 30% off a Bumblebee themed Villy Custom Bicycle starting December 21st

With the "Bumblebee" movie coming out in a few days there seeems to be a never ending stream of Bumblebee related products on the market. However this one is very much in a league of its own! Villy Custom has created an officially licensed bicycle styled after Bumblebee himself! Featuring a yellow and black color schme, it even includes Cybertronian glyphs on the sides and of course, an Autobot symbol!

Sponsor News: "War for Cybertron: Siege" in stock at Captured Prey

Sponsor News: "War for Cybertron: Siege" in stock at Captured Prey

"War for Cybertron: Siege" has been selling out everywhere, but now BWTF sponsor Captured Prey has stepped up with the entire first wave in stock and ready for purchase now! Captured Prey's prices are the regular retail prices and they order free shipping at $150 within the contiguous US. Follow this link to see all their "Siege" listings (still all in stock as of 1:45PM EST!). Remember, purchasing from BWTF sponsors helps to support BWTF.

December 17th

Interview: Lorenzo di Bonaventura discusses "Bumblebee" and the future of the Transformers live action films

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Interview: Lorenzo di Bonaventura discusses "Bumblebee" and the future of the Transformers live action films

As part of the campaign to promote the upcoming "Bumblebee" movie, Paramount Pictures was kind enough to arrange for an interview with long time Transformers producer Lorenzo di Bonaventura. Check out my interview where we discuss writing, whether or not the film is a reboot and the future of the franchise!

Toy Review: "Cyberverse" Warrior Class Windblade

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Toy Review: "Cyberverse" Warrior Class Windblade

Brave, armed with unique weaponry and able to use telepathic Cityspeaker powers, Windblade is a force to be reckoned with! Check out my review and gallery of "Cyberverse" Warrior Class Windblade.

Video: John Cena has some Serious Questions About Transformers

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Video: John Cena has some Serious Questions About Transformers

The Transformers franchise is over thirty years old now. In that time, there has been a lot of fiction and with that comes a ton of questions (and commentary) by fans. Now one of the stars of the upcoming "Bumblebee" Movie also has some Serious Questions about the franchise! I will not spoil any but suffice it to say that I have seen some of these very questions debated online by hardcore fans while other questions are simply silly and funny. Check out this amazing video below:

December 16th

In Stock Alert: "War for Cybertron: Siege" in stock at Amazon

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In Stock Alert: "War for Cybertron: Siege" in stock at Amazon

Fans who have been searching for "Siege" in stores without success now have an opportunity to snag their favorite Autobots and Decepticons via Amazon! Amazon has had "Siege" listed for weeks now, but all the listings were for third party sellers asking double or triple actual retail prices. Now Amazon has listed the figures at normal retail prices (for both in stock and pre-orders). Follow the links below to order your figures and support BWTF!

December 15th

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "War for Cybertron: Siege" Greenlight

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Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "War for Cybertron: Siege" Greenlight

Two days after her initial reveal, a post on Weibo has given us official stock photography for "War for Cybertron: Siege" Greenlight! This gives us a much clearer look at this Autobot who will come with Dazlestrike, a redeco of Lionizer!

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "War for Cybertron: Siege" Greenlight
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "War for Cybertron: Siege" Greenlight

December 14th

Toy News: Possible new Vintage G1 Optimus Prime images appear online

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Toy News: Possible new Vintage G1 Optimus Prime images appear online

Three very interesting new photos have appeared on the Facebook group TFND (Transformers Never Die). They appear to show a "Vintage G1" style reissue of Optimus Prime! However, instead of featuring the entire cab and trailer, this appears to only feature the cab with limited accessories.

Toy News: Possible new Vintage G1 Optimus Prime images appear online
Toy News: Possible new Vintage G1 Optimus Prime images appear online

December 13th

Toy News: Masterpiece MP-44 Optimus Prime sound clips revealed

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Toy News: Masterpiece MP-44 Optimus Prime sound clips revealed

Takara Tomy has revealed a lot about MP-44 Optimus Prime in the past few weeks including what accessories he would have and even his transformation scheme in a magazine article. However, a surprise reveal was released tonight in the form of three sound clips that will be used with the figure! There are three sounds altogether, each phrase spoken in Japanese: