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April 25th, 2017

Video: The Transformers go to the movies in a new promotional video

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Video: The Transformers go to the movies in a new promotional video

The toys for "Transformers: The Last Knight" are set to hit brick and mortar stores later this week while some online stores have already begun selling the figures. In celebration of this week long launch, the Official Transformers Facebook Page has posted a fun video featuring characters from "The Last Knight" going to see the upcoming Transformers film! Shenanigans ensue as someone gets a bit loud during the movie. Check out the fun video in the embed below:

April 24th

Video: Peter Cullen and Frank Welker launch "Reveal Your Shield" week

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Video: Peter Cullen and Frank Welker launch "Reveal Your Shield" week

Today is the official launch day of "The Last Knight" products. In celebration of this event Peter Cullen and Frank Welker (aka Optimus Prime and Megatron) themselves made the following video where the two old friends show off the helmets/role play toys based on their characters. Check it out!

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" One Step Changer Autobot Hound

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" One Step Changer Autobot Hound

Autobot Hound is a rowdy commando who is always ready for action with an arsenal of heavy artillery. When a cataclysmic foe threatens massive destruction, he will bring out all of his firepower in a legendary battle fought alongside his Autobot comrades. Check out my review of One Step Changer Autobot Hound from "The Last Knight".

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Tiny Turbo Changers Soundwave

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Tiny Turbo Changers Soundwave

Soundwave is one of Megatron's most loyal allies. His mastery of intercepting communications has been critical to the Decepticon cause and when he needs to mix it up he can use his deadly sonic cannons to destroy Autobots! This morning I bring you a look at Tiny Turbo Changers Soundwave!

April 23rd

Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon

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Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon

Early trailers for "The Last Knight" revealed that at least one Transformer in the film would transform into a dragon. In an effort to tie into this theme, it was revealed at Toy Fair 2017 that many 2017 "Rescue Bots" products would feature a dragon/creature theme. Thanks to HasbroToyShop, we now have official images of one new figure and one redeco that serve as the entry point into this new theme.

Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon
Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon
Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon
Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon
Toy News: Official photos of "Rescue Bots" Optimus Prime T-Rex & Heatwave Dragon

Toy News: LG-EX Black Convoy announced as Tokyo Toy Show exclusive

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Toy News: LG-EX Black Convoy announced as Tokyo Toy Show exclusive

Thanks to the folks at Dengeki Hobby we now have photos of the upcoming International Tokyo Toy Show exclusive LG-EX Black Convoy! This figure is based on the "Car Robots" Black Convoy character and uses the Voyager Class Optimus Prime sculpt as its base. Directly from Dengeki's site, here are some details:

  • Price: 5,600 yen, excluding tax (about $51 USD)
Toy News: LG-EX Black Convoy announced as Tokyo Toy Show exclusive
Toy News: LG-EX Black Convoy announced as Tokyo Toy Show exclusive
Toy News: LG-EX Black Convoy announced as Tokyo Toy Show exclusive
Toy News: LG-EX Black Convoy announced as Tokyo Toy Show exclusive

April 22nd

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Knight Armor Optimus Prime

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" Knight Armor Optimus Prime

Optimus Prime is a powerful warrior, but sometimes he needs an extra edge to even the odds. When things get tough, Knight Armor Optimus Prime can deploy armor to pretect himself and fight the Decepticons! Check out my review of "Knight Armor" Optimus Prime from "The Last Knight"!

April 21st

Game News: Waspinator joins "Forged to Fight"

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Game News: Waspinator joins "Forged to Fight"

For folks who have been wanting a bit more "Beast Wars" in their "Forged to Fight" game, the Predacon Waspinator has joined the game! Here is his official profile: Despite his loyalty to the Predacon cause, the stalwart Waspinator never gets the respect he deserves from both his team mates or the universe. He has a knack for being crushed, smashed, and torn apart, but this bug has shown himself to be nearly indestructible, always appearing reassembled and ready for the next battle.

Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - Metroid, Diamond, Marvel, DC, Playmobil, Ultra Magnus, Funko & More!

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METROID FIGMA NO.349 SAMUS ARAN
From the Nintendo Wii game Metroid Prime 3: Corruption comes a figma figure of the main character, Samus Aran! She comes with interchangeable hands and a stand to pose and display her on. $79.99
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April 20th

Toy News: Hasbro kicks off "Reveal your Shield" Transformers Celebration

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Toy News: Hasbro kicks off "Reveal your Shield" Transformers Celebration

HASBRO KICKS OFF “REVEAL YOUR SHIELD” TRANSFORMERS CELEBRATION
Treating Fans to Five Days of Exclusive TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT Content and Product Reveals