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February 20th, 2019

Toy Review: "War for Cybertron: Siege" Voyager Class Megatron

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Toy Review: "War for Cybertron: Siege" Voyager Class Megatron

Rising up from the Gladitorial Pits, Megatron would battle his way up to becoming the leader of the Decepticons. Determined to rule the universe, this warrior knows no mercy or weakness! Check out my review and gallery of Voyager Class Megatron from "Siege".

Comic Book News: Egon Meets Energon in Transformers/Ghostbusters Comic Book Series from IDW Publishing

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Comic Book News: Egon Meets Energon in Transformers/Ghostbusters Comic Book Series from IDW Publishing

IDW Publishing has provided Ben's World of Transformers with the official press release and full image featuring a cover from the upcoming Transformers/Ghostbusters mini-series! While this was posted the other day following io9's reveal, this is our first look at the full cover from the comic showing Ectotron and the Ghostbusters charging through the streets of New York City.

Egon Meets Energon in Transformers / Ghostbusters Comic Book Series from IDW Publishing

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

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Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

The Transformers BotBots made a splash with fans late last year with the initial collection of 61 figures. In 2019 there will be over 100 of these little guys to run rampant around your collection shelves! Check out the official product descriptions and photos of these awesome little figures below:



Transformers BotBots Series 2 and 3 Collectible Blind Box Mystery Figure
(Ages 5 and Up/ Approx. Retail Price: $2.99/ Series 2 Available: 04/01/2019 – Series 3 Available: 08/01/2019)

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "BotBots" Transformers Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "Cyberverse" Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

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Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "Cyberverse" Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

"Cyberverse" is an animated series and line of action figures aimed at younger Transformers fans graduating from the "Rescue Bots" level of toys. Inspired by G1 and other eras of Transformers lore, the "Cyberverse" reveals this year included some surprises such as Alpha Trion and a Scraplet! Check out the official product descriptions and images below:

Transformers Toys Cyberverse Tiny Turbo Changers Series 1 Blind Bag Action Figures
(Ages 5 and Up/ Approx. Retail Price: $2.99/ Available: 08/1/2019)

Scout Class Scraplet
Scout Class Optimus Prime
Scout Class Optimus Prime
1-Step Shockwave
1-Step Shockwave
1-Step Shockwave
Warrior Class Deadlock
Warrior Class Deadlock
Warrior Class Deadlock
Warrior Class Gnaw
Warrior Class Gnaw
Warrior Class Gnaw
Ultra Class Alpha Trion
Ultra Class Alpha Trion
Ultra Class Alpha Trion
Ultimate Class Grimlock
Ultimate Class Grimlock
Ultimate Class Grimlock
Ultimate Class Grimlock
Battle Class Jetfire
Battle Class Jetfire
Battle Class Jetfire accessory
Battle Class Jetfire
Battle Class Prowl
Battle Class Prowl
Battle Class Prowl accessory
Battle Class Prowl
Battle Class Sky-Byte
Battle Class Sky-Byte
Battle Class Sky-Byte accessory
Battle Class Sky-Byte
Battle Class Starscream
Battle Class Starscream
Battle Class Starscream accessory
Battle Class Starscream
Elite Class Bumblebee
Elite Class Bumblebee
Elite Class Bumblebee accessory
Elite Class Bumblebee
Elite Class Grimlock
Elite Class Grimlock
Elite Class Grimlock accessory
Elite Class Grimlock
Elite Class Megatron
Elite Class Megatron
Elite Class Megatron accessory
Elite Class Megatron
Elite Class Optimus Prime
Elite Class Optimus Prime
Elite Class Optimus Prime accessory
Elite Class Optimus Prime
Ark Power Optimus Prime
Ark Power Optimus Prime
Ark Power Optimus Prime
Ark Power Optimus Prime Ark accessory
Ark Power Optimus Prime

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "War for Cybertron: Siege" Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

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Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "War for Cybertron: Siege" Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

Perhaps the most exciting reveals at Toy Fair 2019 were the "War for Cybertron: Siege" figures. Between long awaited figures like Omega Supreme and the new "Commander" Class Jetfire fans have a lot to look forward to! Check out the official stock photos provided by Hasbro along with the official product information below:

Transformers: Generations War for Cybertron: Siege Leader WFC-S40 Galaxy Upgrade Optimus Prime
(Ages 8 and Up/ Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/ Available: Jul 1, 2019)

Battlemaster Smashdown
Battlemaster Smashdown with Springer
Battlemaster Caliburst
Battlemaster Caliburst
Battlemaster Caliburst with Starscream
Deluxe Class Red Alert
Deluxe Class Red Alert
Deluxe Class Impactor
Deluxe Class Impactor
Deluxe Class Mirage
Deluxe Class Mirage
Voyager Class Springer
Voyager Class Springer
Voyager Class Springer
Voyager Class Thundercracker
Voyager Class Thundercracker
Voyager Class Thundercracker
Leader Class Galaxy Optimus Prime
Leader Class Galaxy Optimus Prime
Leader Class Galaxy Optimus Prime
Leader Class Galaxy Optimus Prime
Commander Class Jetfire
Commander Class Jetfire
Commander Class Jetfire
Titan Class Omega Supreme
Titan Class Omega Supreme
Micromaster Countdown (included with Titan Class Omega Supreme)

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of Studio Series Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

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Toy News: Official Stock Photos of Studio Series Toy Fair 2019 Reveals

After some technical difficulties, the folks over at Hasbro and Rogers & Cowan have provided Ben's World of Transformers with stock photos of upcoming "Studio Series" releases for 2019. This year will feature an ecclectic mixture of characters including Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Drift, Hightower and more! Also check out the official product information from Hasbro below:

Transformers: Studio Series 45 Deluxe Class Transformers: Age of Extinction Autobot Drift
(Ages 8 and Up/ Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/ Available: Aug 1, 2019)

"Bumblebee" Movie Optimus Prime
"Bumblebee" Movie Dropkick
"Bumblebee" Movie Dropkick
"Age of Extinction" Autobot Drift (Helicopter)
"Age of Extinction" Autobot Drift (Helicopter)
"Revenge of the Fallen" Hightower
"Revenge of the Fallen" Hightower
"Age of Extinction KSI Boss
"Age of Extinction KSI Boss
"Dark of the Moon" Optimus Prime
"Dark of the Moon" Optimus Prime
"Dark of the Moon" Optimus Prime

February 19th

Toy News: Voyager Class Apeface Revealed for "Siege"

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Toy News: Voyager Class Apeface Revealed for "Siege"

News came flying out of this past weekend thanks to Toy Fair and the new listings at several retailers online. However it looks like one more bit of news squeaked by! Canadian retailer CmdStore.ca has posted a listing for a Voyager Class Apeface figure!

Game News: Stock up on Crystal Shards and Sparks This Weekend in "Earth Wars"

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Game News: Stock up on Crystal Shards and Sparks This Weekend in "Earth Wars"

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

A Brand New Saga kicks off this weekend and new base edit mode is arriving soon!

Ghost In The Machine

Gather your Alliance members and take part in this weekend's event to win:

- A 4 Star Crystal!
- Up to 2,000 Premium Shards
- Up to 20,000 Spark
- Up to 10 Ghost Crystals each containing Spark, 3 Star or 4 Star shards!

Event type: Alliance Totaliser
Start Date: 22/02/2019 10:00 UTC
End Date: 25/02/2019 10:00 UTC
Prestige Allowed: None (1)
Bonus Experience: Triple XP

Game News: Stock up on Crystal Shards and Sparks This Weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Stock up on Crystal Shards and Sparks This Weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Stock up on Crystal Shards and Sparks This Weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Stock up on Crystal Shards and Sparks This Weekend in "Earth Wars"

Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online

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Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online

The "Transformers: TCG" launched last year and fans have latched on to this fun game filled with beautiful artwork. Coming in the next couple of months is the "Rise of the Combiners" expansion sets which will feature new characters including several Combiners!

Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online
Game News: All the Battle and Character Cards from the "Transformers: TCG" Rise of the Combiners Set Posted Online

February 18th

Comic Book News: Ghostbusters and Transformers join forces and they ain't afraid of no ghost

Comic Book News: Ghostbusters and Transformers join forces and they ain't afraid of no ghost

Via io9, we now have our first official look at IDW Publishing's upcoming Transformers and Ghostbusters crossover mini-series! This of course is partly to help launch the "Collaborative" series announced last week. From io9, here are the details on the series:

Interconnecting covers