May 18th, 2011

Dark of the Moon Deluxe Crankcase Reviewed

in Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, Deluxe, Dreads, News, MechTech

He's got a face only a mother could love. Okay, maybe not, but you've got to give some respect to a Decepticon that's part of the sub-group known as the "Dreads"! Feared by Autobots and disliked by other Decepticons, these guys are not to be messed with. Take a look at my review of Deluxe Mech Tech Crankcase!

Industrial Light & Magic releases special effects video

in Movie (2007), News

The folks over at Industrial Light and Magic have created amazing special effects over the years for tons of films including "Star Wars" and "Star Trek". When it came to creating effects for the "Transformers" films, it was only natural they would be called upon. Say what you will about the writing, but when you watch this clip showing how they pull off some of these effects, you cannot help but be impressed. ILM doesn't do embedding so follow this link to check it out!

May 17th

Dark of the Moon Commander Class Ironhide reviewed

in Autobot, Commander, Dark of the Moon, Movie (2007), News, Cyberverse

You can't keep a good 'bot down. While he was heavily damaged in the climax of "Revenge of the Fallen", Ironhide is back in "Dark of the Moon" armed with his giant cannons once again to combat Decepticons! Today brings you a review of Ironhide from the Cyberverse!

May 16th

Dark of the Moon Legion Class Roadbuster Reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, Legion Class, News, Wreckers, Cyberverse

He's not the most refined Autobot out there, but when it comes to kicking skidplate and taking names, Roadbuster is one of the best. As he travels the galaxy with the Wreckers, he has the skills and weaponry to back up his attitude. starts off the week with a review of the Legion Class Roadbuster figure!

May 14th

Dark of the Moon Mech Tech Thunderhead with Major Tungsten reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, News, Scout, Human Alliance

Thunderhead is a loud and proud Autobot who has partnered up with Major Tungsten to combat the evil Decepticons. Fans have wanted a team up of military figures with Transformers for years now, and now we finally get it as part of the "Human Alliance" segment of the "Dark of the Moon" Mech Tech line! Check out my review of Thunderhead with Major Tungsten!

Aintitcool News: First review of "Dark of the Moon"

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Movie news site Aint It Cool has posted one of the first online reviews of "Dark of the Moon". AICN reviewer "Capone" states "But, I have to admit, I'm genuinely surprised what a strong effort this film is, not just in terms of its scope, but also in its pacing, performances, and ideas.", and he admits he's not a Transformers fan at all! This bodes well for a follow up to "Revenge of the Fallen" which was almost universally panned.

Dark of the Moon Legion Class Sideswipe reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, Legion Class, News, Revenge of the Fallen, Cyberverse

Sideswipe is one of the Autobots who prefers his fights up close and personal. Using his blades, he can slice Decepticons up with no trouble at all. takes a look at the Legion Class version of Sideswipe in today's review.

May 12th

The Hasbro Studios Garners Eight Daytime Emmy® Award Nominations

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The Street is reporting that Hasbro Studios has been awarded with eight Daytime Emmy Award Nominations, with six for "Transformers Prime", the current television series focusing on the robots in disguise. "Transformers Prime" ultimately won two Emmys for Outstanding Individual Achievement in Animation. The last Transformers television show to earn an Emmy was "Beast Wars" back in the 90's!

Dark of the Moon Deluxe Class Topspin reviewed

in Autobot, Dark of the Moon, Deluxe, News, Revenge of the Fallen, Wreckers, MechTech

When it comes to weaponry, your best bet is to consult one of the master technicians known as the Wreckers! Topspin is one of the mighty trio that has developed weapons systems that rival anything the Decepticons can come up with. Take a look at my review of the Wrecker Topspin.

May 11th

Botcon 2011 Guest List welcomes Neil Ross!

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As Botcon 2011 draws closer, the list of guests just keeps getting bigger and better! Joining the likes of David Kaye and Greg Berger will be Neil Ross, who Transformers fans may know better as Hook, Slag, Bonecrusher and Springer! You can read the entire article here!