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August 9th, 2017

Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - "Ultimate Weapon"

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Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - "Ultimate Weapon"

Space Ape has announced its "Earth Wars" event for this weekend. This time out they mine a classic G1 episode as inspiration: Kremzeek!

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Short-Fused Visitors...

Soundwave has the perfect plan:

  1. Generate Kremzeeks
  2. Tame them
  3. Release them as weapons of mass destruction!

    This plan is so simple, how could anything go wrong?

    Ultimate Weapon

Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - "Ultimate Weapon"
Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - "Ultimate Weapon"

Convention News: Sue Blu & Isabela Moner to attend HasCon 2017

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Convention News: Sue Blu & Isabela Moner to attend HasCon 2017

HasCon, the official Hasbro brand convention is a month away now and Hasbro has announced two additional Transformers guests to the roster: veteran Transformers actress and director Sue Blu and "The Last Knight" star Isabela Moner! According to Yahoo! Finance both actresses will be on hand for meet and greets and autographs.

Image is a screenshot from the trailer for Transformers: The Last Knight

Convention News: Simon Furman to attend TFNation with giveaways

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Convention News: Simon Furman to attend TFNation with giveaways

Legendary Transformers writer Simon Furman will be attending TF Nation 2017, the UK based fan Transformers convention. Furman has announced via Twitter feed that he will have copies of the Hachette G1 Definitive Edition to give away! Other comic book guests attending will be Geoff Senior, Stephen Baskerville and Nick Roche. Furman's original Tweet about this is embedded below.

August 7th

Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon

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Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon

The "Tribute" line of Transformers that started with the two pack featuring Orion Pax and Optimus Prime continues to focus on Optimus Prime with a new release: Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime! This is a redeco and re-release of the 2007 Leader Class Optimus Prime. This hefty figure features a new deco that includes vac metal, lights, sounds and "auto transform" features. The figure is priced at $79.99.

Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon
Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon
Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon
Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon
Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon
Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon
Toy News: "Tribute" Transformers Movie Anniversary Edition Optimus Prime up on Amazon

Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures

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Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures

Hasbro has posted several new images to its official web site featuring various Rescue Bots products! The items focus on the Flip Racers, a new segment that focuses on mini-vehicles that can "auto transform" and race on tracks.

See below for a list of these new items and links to the specific item pages.

Flip Racers

Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers & Rescan Figures

Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers

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Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers

Hasbro has updated its official web site with official images and product descriptions of a new Transformers sub-line: Playskool Friends! These are cute, non-transforming figures aimed at young fans 18-36 months old. Here is a rundown of what is on their site:

Hide 'N Roll Out Bumblebee

Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers
Toy News: Official photos and descriptions of Playskool Friends Transformers

August 6th

Movie News: Actress Hailee Steinfeld reveals new photo from "Bumblebee" movie set

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Movie News: Actress Hailee Steinfeld reveals new photo from "Bumblebee" movie set

Actress Hailee Steinfeld has revealed a new photo from the set of "Bumblebee" via her Instagram account. This is our first look at Steinfeld "in character" as Charlie Watson. Her look definitely gives off a retro vibe appropriate to the 1980's setting of the movie. Check out the photo in the embed below and mirrored in this post.

Sale Alert: "Combiner Wars" Victorion down to $60 for one day only

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Sale Alert: "Combiner Wars" Victorion down to $60 for one day only

Ben's World of Transformers affiliate Entertainment Earth has an exciting sale for fans today. For today only the Victorion boxed set is on sale for $60 USD! This sale is for today only so don't miss your chance to get this cool set. Follow this link to purchase your set and support BWTF. Also check out my reviews of this set linked below.

August 5th

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Windblade redeco

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Warrior Class Windblade redeco

Windblade moves like fire, swiftly maneuvering around her opponents in battle. In addition to her advanced fighting skills, the Autobot uses her psychic senses to determine the best plan for finding and battling Decepticons. Today I bring you a look at the 2017 redeco and retool of "Robots in Disguise" Windblade!

Toy News: Stock Photos of "Tribute" Bumblebee boxed set

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Toy News: Stock Photos of "Tribute" Bumblebee boxed set

Following the release of the "Tribute" Optimus Prime/Orion Pax two pack, it looks like fans will have a three pack featuring Bumblebee! This time the focus is on the live action movies. This set features redecos of the "Classic Camaro" from the 2007 movie, High Octane Bumblebee and the upcoming Deluxe figure representing the 2016 Camaro.

Toy News: Stock Photos of "Tribute" Bumblebee boxed set
Toy News: Stock Photos of "Tribute" Bumblebee boxed set
Toy News: Stock Photos of "Tribute" Bumblebee boxed set