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April 20th, 2017

Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots

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Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots

Space Ape has been leading up to the introduction of Optimus Primal and Megatron from "Beast Wars" into the game for weeks now, and this weekend they finally arrive! In celebration of this event Space Ape has sent over some fun images showing off the Maximal and Predacon leaders. In addition, BWTF was sent images of the Dinboots aloong with bios. Since Grimlock's shenanigans play an role in the event, it makes sense to include them. Check out the Dinobot descriptions and images below!

Grimlock

Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots
Game News: "Earth Wars" gets savage with "Beast Wars" and Dinobots

April 19th

Cartoon News: "Robots in Disguise" Combiner Force Trailer

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Cartoon News: "Robots in Disguise" Combiner Force Trailer

Hang on to your hats Transformers fans, the new season of "Robots in Disguise" is coming your way April 29th on Cartoon Network! This season will focus on "Combiner Force", the "Robots in Disguise" take on combiners. Here are some details and an awesome trailer below with some fun surprises!

  • In 2017, Hasbro’s hit animated series, TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE will return to Cartoon Network for a third season.
  • Created by Hasbro Studios, the series focuses on Bumblebee as the leader of the Autobots as they seek to save the Earth from the Decepticons.

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event

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Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event

Space Ape has announced this weekend's event: Blast from the Past! After several weeks of build up Optimus Primal and Megatron will finally be joining the game as playable characters. Check out the details below!

Well, that's just PRIME!

Our Beast Wars saga concludes this weekend with the arrival of two prehistoric bots...

Optimus Primal and Beast Wars Megatron have successfully made their journey through space... and time.

The Autobots and Decepticons both converge on the point of transference to retrieve the bots they believe will turn the tides of the Earth Wars!

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Blast from the Past Event

April 18th

Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con

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Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con

Check out the latest update from Pete's Robo Con featuring reveals of the cool Action Master theme that was being developed for Botcon! This includes mock ups of figures and some beautiful artwork:

Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con
Convention News: Action Masters take the spotlight in the latest update from Pete's Robo Con

Toy Reviews: "The Last Knight" Tiny Turbo Changers Grimlock & Optimus Prime

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Toy Reviews: "The Last Knight" Tiny Turbo Changers Grimlock & Optimus Prime

One is a wild, powerful beast of a warrior. The other is a wise and dedicated leader. Together they are my first reviews of the "Tiny Turbo Changers" from "The Last Knight"! Check out my reviews of these Super Deformed versions of Grimlock and Optimus Prime!

Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos

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Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos

A couple weeks ago, Takara Tomy revealed its releases of Hot Rod, Kup and Sharkticon. Fans were excited for these releases thanks in part to Hot Rod and Kup both coming with Targetmaster partners that were not included with the "Titans Return" releases. However, many fans were not sold on Kup's colors, which made him look mostly grey.

Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos
Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos
Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos
Toy News: "Legends" Kup sports new colors in latest promotional photos

April 17th

Toy Review: "Generations" Cyber Battalion Optimus Prime

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Toy Review: "Generations" Cyber Battalion Optimus Prime

Optimus Prime believes freedom is the right of all sentient beings. With his combination of wisdom, intelligence, strength and bravery he is an inspiring beacon for all Autobots to follow. Check out my review of the elusive and exclusive Cyber Battalion Optimus Prime!

"Burned by Design" Transformers themed wood burners

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"Burned by Design" Transformers themed wood burners

Burned by Design is a company which creates themed outdoor wood burners and fire pits in the UK. Their themes include properties such as Star Wars and Batman, but most importantly they also have Transformers themed burners fashioned after Megatron and Optimus Prime!

"Burned by Design" Transformers themed wood burners
"Burned by Design" Transformers themed wood burners
"Burned by Design" Transformers themed wood burners
"Burned by Design" Transformers themed wood burners

Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures

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Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures

Walmart has posted two new listings for upcoming "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures. The first is a redeco of the Bumblebee/Raptor figure from a couple years ago, now known as the "Night Raptor" Bumblebee. The other is an interesting piece, featuring Bumblebee as a hovercraft/jet in his alt mode.

Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures
Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures
Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures
Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures
Toy News: Official photos of two new "Rescue Bots" Bumblebee figures

April 15th

Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open

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Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open

The folks at Imaginarium Art have posted photos and preorders for their upcoming Ultra Magnus statue! This amazing statue features the Autobot City Commander posed dramatically near a weapons platform.

Here are some details right from their Facebook page. All photos are mirrored from Imaginarium's original post.

  • Size : 64L x 48D x 67cm
  • Weight : 25kg
Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open
Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open
Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open
Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open
Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open
Collectible News: Imaginarium Art Pre-Orders for Ultra Magnus are open