Game News: It is a 5 Star Fest this weekend in "Earth Wars"
Space Ape has released details for this weekend's "Earth Wars" Alliance event! Check them out below:
5-Star Shards event this weekend and 5-Star Legacy Crystals are arriving in the game!
Gather your Alliance members and take part in this weekend's event to win:
- Up to 3,000,000 Energon and Alloy
- Up to 30,000 Spark
- Up to 3,000 Premium Crystal Shards
- Up to 600 5-Star Shards
- Up to 60 Guardian Crystals each containing 5, 4 or 3-Star Shards!
Event type: Alliance Totaliser
Start Date: 09/11/18 10:00 UTC
End Date: 12/11/18 10:00 UTC
Prestige Allowed: 60
Bonus Experience: Triple XP!
How to Participate?
- Reach HQ Level 4!
- Join an Alliance!
- Tap the Event button!
- Select an Event Battle Zone to fight in!
- Win your battle and gather Battle Points!
- Collect prizes!
Alliance Events: During Alliance events, you will earn points for rewards for the Alliance you're currently a member of. Points earned will remain with that Alliance, even if you decide to leave.
If you leave an Alliance you will not receive any additional rewards from that Alliance and may miss out on some rewards if you join a new Alliance.
5-Star Legacy Crystals
The time has come! The shiny 5-Star Legacy Crystals are about to be unlocked!
The following 3 different 5-Star Legacy Crystals per faction will be available in the shop soon!
1: Gnaw Autobot, Grimlock, Hot Rod, Silverbolt, Sunstreaker
2: Drift, Optimus Prime, Skyburst, Wheeljack, Windblade
3: Cheetor, Firefly, Autobot Jazz, Springer, Ultra Magnus
1: Gnaw Decepticon, Razorclaw, Nemesis Prime, Thundercracker, Swindle
2: Barricade, Megatron, Onslaught, Shockwave, Divebomb
3: Blackarachnia, Blast Off, Mixmaster, Astrotrain, Galvatron
Q: What is 5-Star Legacy Crystal?
A: 5-Star Legacy crystals will contain all of the previous 5-Star bots released in the past which means, you will be given a chance to obtain those bots any time.
Q: How can I get a 5-Star Legacy Crystal?
A: You can purchase the Legacy Crystal using 5,000 5-Star Crystal Shards in the shop in the same way as a normal 5-Star Crystal.
Q: How can I get 5-Star Crystal Shards?
A: You can obtain x180 5-Star Crystal Shards from any duplicate 4-Star Bots and also from events like this weekend!
Q: Are all these batches going to live at the same time?
A: Yes, they all will be available at the same time.
Q: When are they arriving in the game?
A: They will be available from this Thursday 08/11/2018. Keep an eye on the newsfeed!
Q: How long are they going to be available?
A: There will be no time restrictions on 5-Star Legacy Crystals. They will stay in the shop permanently, so no need to rush!
Check our wiki for general 5-Star Crystal FAQs.
This is your best chance to complete your 5-Star Collection or to start a new one with your favorite Autobot or Decepticon characters!
New Bots: Behind The Scene
Sandstorm and Octone (previously Octane) are the third pair of Triple Changers to appear in Transformers: Earth Wars!
Did you know that Sandstorm and Octone appeared together in the episode named “Thief of the Night” of the G1 cartoon? In this episode, Octone gets ousted from the Decepticons after he selfishly tries to keep Trypticon and precious Energon to himself.
It’s only in the later episode “Starscream's Ghost” that they actually appear side by side as Octone is seeking Sandstorm’s protection from a squad of Decepticons chasing him. As they took a stroll in the forest, they would demonstrate their Triple Changer nature by transforming into their respective flying and ground vehicle forms.
Below you’ll find what we call a “paintover” - a detailed digital drawing that shows our initial concept for the three forms of these characters.
Sandstorm’s design, with two propellers attached to his shoulders, is inspired by the fourth wave of 2012-2013 Generations Voyager Class toys. They are used to propel the VTOL aircraft and are the two back wheels in his dune buggy form.
Octone’s design has a real G1 flavor when it comes to the bot form. His ground vehicle form (a fuel tanker) and his flying vehicle form (a heavy cargo plane) are inspired by the toy from the Universe Deluxe Class line.
Stay tuned for more details!
Here is the issue reported that we've been investigating:
Error Code 1207
With the latest version, there have been reports of players crashing after a battle and receiving a message with the error code 1207. We are aware of the issue and it is under investigation.
This is just one example of the reports that we've received from you and we continue to work hard to improve your experience with the game every day.
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