Toy News: Hasbro Unveils 'Transformers: The Last Knight' Optimus Prime Helmet at NYCC 2016
At today's Hasbro panel during New York Comic-Con 2016 the first toy from "The Last Knight" was revealed! Instead of being an action figure, it was a new version of the Optimus Prime helmet with phrases and voice changing features. Here's the official write up:
TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT OPTIMUS PRIME Voice Changer Helmet
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $79.99/Available: Spring 2017)
“Autobots, we are here… and we are waiting…” These epic words from OPTIMUS PRIME have inspired millions of TRANSFORMERS fans from around the globe to join the cause and fight for the freedom of all sentient beings. Now fans can issue the AUTOBOT call to arms themselves with the TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT OPTIMUS PRIME Voice Changer Helmet. This First Edition helmet leads the charge as the debut collectible for TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT, allowing fans to don the helmet and change their own voice into the iconic intonation of OPTIMUS PRIME. In addition to the power commanding OPTIMUS PRIME voice feature, the helmet comes loaded with 21 button-activated TRANSFORMERS sounds and phrases, including a screaming Cybertronian battle riff. Requires 3 AA batteries, not included. Available at most major retailers nationwide and on HasbroToyShop.com.