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July 8th, 2018

Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos

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Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos

Thanks to Snakas Blog and Amazon Japan fans now have photos of an unexpected release: "Armada" Unicron in a new deco representing the combined form of all the Mini-Cons who fought the real Unicron at the end of "Armada"! Originally this figure was released in 2004 as a "Lucky Draw" in Japan, making it a rare item.

Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos
Toy News: Encore Unicron "Micron Aggregate Color" Amazon Japan Listing and Official Photos

July 7th

Toy Review: "Diaclone" Powered Convoy with Powered Buggy

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Toy Review: "Diaclone" Powered Convoy with Powered Buggy

Before there were Transformers, there was the Takara toy line known as Diaclone! Pilots controlled giant machines to fight their battles, and among them was the powerful Powered Convoy which would one day be known to Transformers fans as Ultra Magnus! Today Ben's Toy Box brings you a look at a blast from the past: Diaclone Powered Convoy (aka the toy that would become Ultra Magnus)!

July 6th

Toy News: Vintage G1 Starscream reissue listed at Walmart.com

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Toy News: Vintage G1 Starscream reissue listed at Walmart.com

Last month it was revealed that Walmart would be carrying a reissue of G1 Hot Rod complete with vintage packaging. It now appears that Hot Rod was only the first of what will be a series of reissues. Rumor hit the web this morning via Robotkingdom that more reissues including Starscream, Devastator and select Mini-Bots (including Bumblebee and Outback) would also get the same treatment.

Toy News: Vintage G1 Starscream reissue listed at Walmart.com

July 5th

Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron

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Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron

Takara Tomy has been teasing "Beast Wars" Megatron from the Masterpiece line for months and recently fans finally got a look at the painted version of the figure. Now thanks to Takara Tomy's web page we have a look at several official photos of the figure in all its glory! As a bonus, there is a brief interview with the Takara Tomy design team about the figure.

Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron
Toy News: Official Photos and Development Interview for "Masterpiece" Beast Wars Megatron

July 4th

Sponsor News from Captured Prey: Pre-orders up for Wave 3 Terrorcons

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Sponsor News from Captured Prey: Pre-orders up for Wave 3 Terrorcons

It is no secret that distribution of "Power of the Primes" has been spotty at best outside of wave one. While fans have begun to find the Wave 3 Terrorcons (Blot, Cutthroat and Sinnertwin) at retail, some are not so fortunate (such as yours truly). Fear not, fans! Ben's World of Transformers Sponsor Captured Prey is here to help! You can now put in pre-orders for the Wave 3 Terrorcons due to ship in July. Follow the links below to pre-order your Terrorcons and support BWTF:

July 3rd

Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"

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Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus are ready to join the Earth Wars this weekend! And a sneak peek of an upcoming exciting new theme!

Melting Point

Autobots and Decepticons face the burning rage of Megatronus Prime avatar.

Rodimus Unicronus stands as his personification with a single goal in mind: Burn’em all

Event type: Alliance Leaderboard
Start Date: 06/07/2018 10:00 UTC
End Date: 09/07/2018 10:00 UTC
Prestige Allowed: None
Bonus Experience: Double XP

Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Game News: Inferno and Rodimus Unicronus arrive this weekend in "Earth Wars"

Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site

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Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site

Hot on the heels of yesterday's news that "Cyberverse" toys have appeared in Australia Hasbro has launched its official Cyberverse web site! The site is focused heavily on the upcoming cartoon, featuring artwork and bios for each character. It also provides a short blurb for the series:

Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site
Cartoon News: Hasbro launches its "Transformers Cyberverse" site

Toy Review: Takara Tomy Mall exclusive "Legends" Grand Maximus

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Toy Review: Takara Tomy Mall exclusive "Legends" Grand Maximus

Grand Maximus is the younger brother of Fortress Maximus. He was always a bit of a loner and eventually joined Metalhawk and his team in their travels. When Earth is threatened, Grand Maximus joins them to defend the planet against the Destrons! Today I bring you a special review and gallery featuring "Legends" Grand Maximus!

Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!

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NEW PREORDERS
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TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE MP-43 MEGATRON (BEAST WARS)
Joining the Transformers Masterpiece line as MP-43 is the villainous dino from Beast Wars, Megatron!
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/Product/VariationDetails/76538

DRAGON BALL S.H.FIGUARTS KRILLIN (CHILDHOOD)
Krillin comes wearing his orange battle outfit with the Kame symbol on the front in back that he got after becoming a student of Master Roshi. He comes with three expressions, including a normal smile, a cocky smile and a yelling face for when he's attacking. $54.99

Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - TF MP Megatron, Krillin, Hulk, Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S., Marvel Legends, Mortal Kombat & More!

Toy News: Cyberverse released at Australian retail

Toy News: Cyberverse released at Australian retail

Thanks to the Ozformers Facebook page we now have our first confirmation of "Cyberverse" being released at retail! Spotted at the store were both new figures and repackaged "Robots in Disguise" One Step Changers.