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September 21st, 2009

K-Mart Exclusive Mini-Con 12 Pack (2008) Reviewed

Fans love Mini-Cons and they love the current Universe toy line, so why not combine the two into one exclusive? This item was a K-Mart exclusive released in 2008 taking Classics Mini-Cons and putting them into the Armada universe. Check out the K-Mart exclusive Mini-Con twelve pack!

Walmart lists "The Fury of Fearswoop" exclusive three pack including official pictures!

Walmart.com has posted a listing for the exclusive "The Fury of Fearswoop" three pack which includes Fearswoop, a G2 Hooligan inspired redeco of Dreadwing and two Legends Class figures: Sideswipe and Mudflap, also given new decos. You can order this now for delivery towards the end of September. The listing also includes official pictures of this set!

September 15th

USAToday interviews "Transformers: Continuum" editor and author Andy Schmidt

USAToday.com has posted an interview with the editor and writer of the upcoming Transformers ongoing title "Continuum". Of the new series Schmidt says "The book fills in the components for those who know the movies but might not be familiar with the comic books. They'll be able to recognize the iconic characters and follow the basic story of Autobots vs. Decepticons. Reading this, you'll get some interesting back-story.".

September 14th

"Revenge of the Fallen" Prequel "Defiance" #3 reviewed

Destiny takes hold as two leaders are set upon paths that will lead to the defeat of one and the triumph of another as The Fallen manipulates events around him. All this and Don Figueroa art in "Revenge of the Fallen: Defiance" #3! Check out my review here.

September 13th

"Revenge of the Fallen" Prequel "Defiance" #1 and #2 reviewed

Long before the events of "Revenge of the Fallen", an ancient artifact was uncovered on Cybertron that would change the course of that planet's history forever! These events are chronicled in IDW Publishing's "Defiance" prequel. Read my reviews for "Defiance #1" and Defiance #2!

"Transformers" crew disses Megan Fox, Michael Bay initiates damage control

"Transformers" live action movie star Megan Fox has made many outlandish quotes in recent months including comparing director Michael Bay to Hitler. In response, members of the "Revenge of the Fallen" crew posted a letter in response calling Fox (among other things) "dumb as a rock". Director Michael Bay then issued a public response to try to keep the situation from getting out of hand. You can read an article about it on Eonline!.

Follow BWTF on Twitter

Better late than never eh? BWTF joins the ranks of a billion or so other sites and people on the popular micro-blogging site Twitter.com. You can view and subscribe to my Twitter feed here. Sometimes it will be Transformers based, other times it will be just about life. The feed is also featured on the left hand sidebar of BWTF for your viewing pleasure!

September 10th

Botcon 2009 Exclusive Sweeps on ebay

I've put up my spare set of Botcon 2009 Exclusive Sweeps on ebay for your bidding pleasure! I've broken the set up so you can choose from Sweep Two, Sweep Six and Sweep Seven!

September 7th

IDW covers for upcoming "Tales of the Fallen" mini-series revealed

IDW Publishing's own editor and chief Chris Ryall has posted a series of cover images from the upcoming "Tales of the Fallen" mini-series on his blog, Ryall Time. These covers feature characters such as The Fallen and Sideswipe. The Arcee cover is not shown however.

Transformers Animated Activators Thundercracker Reviewed

The "Transformers Animated" universe is vast, but one character's ego rivaled even that scale: Thundercracker. This clone of Starscream thought he was the best at everything, but is his Activators toy worth getting? Read my review and see if you'd like this guy to push around your other Decepticons.