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May 5th, 2018

Cartoon News: "Power of the Primes" Meet The Cast Video

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Cartoon News: "Power of the Primes" Meet The Cast Video

With the debut of the "Power of the Primes" cartoon this past week, Machinima has released more behind-the-scenes material! This time out it is a look at the cast behind the voices in this season of the Prime Trilogy. Among those featured are Gregg Berger as Grimlock and Frank Todaro who voiced Starscream in past seasons and now plays Sludge. There is also a fun shot of Berger at the mic performing his G1 Grimlock voice. The sound is sure to send G1 fans back into the 80's for a bit as he delivers the lines with his classic delivery!

May 2nd

Toy Review: "Generations" Titans Return Blitzwing with Hazard

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Toy Review: "Generations" Titans Return Blitzwing with Hazard

Loud, brash and generally annoying, most Decepticons choose not to interact with Blitzwing unless they absolutely have to. However they cannot deny his effectiveness in combat as he changes to one of three forms to trash the Autobots! Today I bring you my review and gallery of Voyager Class Blitzwing from "Titans Return"!

Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Nemesis Prime confirmed as Amazon exclusive

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Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Nemesis Prime confirmed as Amazon exclusive

In early April Hasbro Russia revealed an upcoming Nemesis Prime figure based on the "Power of the Primes" Optimus Prime sculpt. Information has been sparse on this but what appeared to be official stock photos appeared online a few weeks ago. Now thanks to Amazon we have an official listing for Nemesis Prime confirming the figure will be an Amazon exclusive!

Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Nemesis Prime confirmed as Amazon exclusive
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Nemesis Prime confirmed as Amazon exclusive
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Nemesis Prime confirmed as Amazon exclusive

Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Batman, Mike Tyson, Deadpool, Marvel Legends, Gundam, Mega Man, MOTU & More!

May 1st

Cartoon News: Victor Caroli narrates a "Titans Return" recap

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Cartoon News: Victor Caroli narrates a "Titans Return" recap

Victor Caroli is the narrator who lent his voice to several episodes of the original Transformers cartoon in the 80's. His deep and distinctive voice lent a certain gravitas to the series that was (let's face it) a fun kid's show made to sell toys. Now decades later Caroli has again lent his voice to a Transformers cartoon. This time he narrates a recap of "Titans Return" for those who want to catch up before they watch "Power of the Primes", which began yesterday. Check out the video in the embed below.

Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"

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Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"

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Out of Time

New Core: Vector Prime

Capable to bend time and space at will, the Vector Prime Core will make its owner an undefeatable force in the battlefield!

Equip a bot with the Vector Prime Core and when reaching 0 health, it will go back in time to the location and health it had some seconds ago!

Use the power of Time wisely!

Event type: Individual Totaliser
Start Date: 04/05/2018 10:00 UTC
End Date: 07/05/2018 10:00 UTC
Prestige Allowed: 30
Bonus Experience: Triple XP!

Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"
Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"
Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"
Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"
Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"
Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"
Game News: A new Prime Core appears in this weekend's "Earth Wars" event "Out of Time"

TV Shows: "Power of the Primes" Episode 1 Review

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TV Shows: "Power of the Primes" Episode 1 Review

Megatronus has come to Cybertron on the hunt for the legendary Requiem Blaster. Meanwhile Megatron and the Autobots try to recruit the mighty Dinobots! Check out my review and gallery of "Power of the Primes" episode one: "The Swamp"!

Toy News: Hasbro acquires Power Rangers and other Saban brands - UPDATED

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Toy News: Hasbro acquires Power Rangers and other Saban brands - UPDATED

In an exclusive news item, Reuters announced this morning that Hasbro is planning to acquire franchises from Saban including "Power Rangers". Other brands that would be included in this deal are "Petunia" and "Popples". The deal is reportedly "...for around $520 million in cash and stock...".

April 26th

Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Battletrap

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Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Battletrap

The combined power and personalities of Battleslash and Roadtrap form Battletrap - a cruel Decepticon who loves tormenting his enemies as much as he likes using his power to destroy them! As a follow up to my Battleslash and Roadtrap reviews, today I bring you a look at their combined form: Battletrap!

April 25th

Movie News: "Bumblebee" footage debuts at CinemaCon

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Movie News: "Bumblebee" footage debuts at CinemaCon

Yesterday Paramount Pictures held its panel at CinemaCon where it debuted footage from the upcoming "Bumblebee" movie! According to Deadline, director Travis Knight was in attendance along with stars Hailee Steinfeld, John Cena and Jorge Lendeborg Jr to introduce the footage. Here is the Deadline description of the footage:

John Cena
Travis Knight
Travis Knight
John Cena, Hailee Steinfeld
Hailee Steinfeld, Travis Knight
Hailee Steinfeld
Travis Knight, Jorge Lendeborg Jr.