Botcon

Items sold exclusively at the official Transformers convention: Botcon.

Toy Review: Botcon 2015 Exclusive Oilmaster

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Toy Review: Botcon 2015 Exclusive Oilmaster

The "Double Pretender" process was once considered a myth: until Oilmaster arrived on the scene! This unique Decepticon can control all three of his compnents perfectly at the same time making him a team all by himself. Check out my review of Oilmaster, the first Botcon exclusive to feature a whole new Pretender shell!

"Timelines" Botcon 2015 Oilmaster Toy Review

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Oilmaster General Information:
Release Date: June 18, 2015
Price Point: $309 (In a set with Megatron, Flywheels, Packrat and Stepper)
Retailer: Botcon exclusive
Accessories: Sword, Blaster, Micromaster figure

Convention News: Fifth Botcon 2016 Exclusive revealed!

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Convention News: Fifth Botcon 2016 Exclusive revealed!

The Official Botcon Twitter Feed has posted an image teasing the fifth Botcon 2016 exclusive reveal: Sea Clamp! The Tripredacus Council is now complete! Based on the image he appears to be a redeco/retool of the "Combiner Wars" Silverbolt sculpt. Check out the teaser image and Botcon's Tweet about it below!

Toy News: Fourth Botcon 2016 exclusive revealed

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Toy News: Fourth Botcon 2016 exclusive revealed

The Official Botcon web site has posted the fourth Botcon 2016 reveal! This time out it's the dreaded Cicadacon, the aerial member of the Tripredacus Council! This figure is a redeco of "Generations" Skydive. According to the site:

Toy News: Next Botcon 2016 exclusive reveal coming tomorrow

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Toy News: Next Botcon 2016 exclusive reveal coming tomorrow

Keep an eye on your news feeds (like this one!) folks, the Official Botcon Facebook page has posted a teaser image revealing the next Botcon exclusive reveal! It appears to be "Combiner Wars" Skydive with a new deco (and possibly a new head). The post says:

The next Tripredacus Council member has been identified. Signature matches that of GENERAL CICADACON! Check out www.BotCon.com tomorrow for the actual toy reveal!

Convention News: Botcon 2016 Exclusive #3 revealed: Ramhorn!

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Convention News: Botcon 2016 Exclusive #3 revealed: Ramhorn!

Following the reveals of Tarantulas and Ravage, the Official Botcon web site has announced its third exclusive: Ramhorn! No, not Blaster's cassette-bot, but rather one of the members of the Tripredacus Council! Based on the "Combiner Wars" Brawl sculpt (with a drill you see) this figure also sports a new head sculpt based on the character's appearance in the "Beast Wars" cartoon. Check out the description from the Botcon site below:

Toy News: First Botcon 2016 exclusive revealed!

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Toy News: First Botcon 2016 exclusive revealed!

The Official Botcon web site has revealed the first figure for the Botcon 2016 set: Tripredacus Agent Ravage! Ravage is a redeco and retool of the sculpt used for Breakdown and Sunstreaker in "Combiner Wars", hinting that other figures in the set will also be Combiner Wars redecos/retools! Fun Publications has also posted the following description on their Facebook page:

Toy Review: "Timelines" Botcon 2015 Exclusive General Optimus Prime

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General Optimus Prime is one of the many Primes given amnesty to be part of the Axiom Nexus. There, he manages security with Sgt. Hound in the Lowetech area where refugees from other realities live their lives until they can be returned to where they belong. Check out my review of General Optimus Prime!

"Timelines" Botcon 2015 Exclusive General Optimus Prime Toy Review

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General Optimus Prime General Information:
Release Date: June 18, 2015
Price Point: $89.00 (Two Pack with Sgt. Hound)
Retailer: Botcon exclusive
Accessories: Launcher, missile, missile pod, pistol, rifle, rifle stock/large pistol, cannon/rifle scope

"Timelines" Botcon 2015 Exclusive Paralyzer with Buzzer Toy Review

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Paralyzer Drone with Buzzer General Information:
Release Date: June 18, 2015
Price Point: $169.00 (Four Pack with Mudfighter, Parasite and Storm Rider)
Retailer: Fun Publications
Accessories: Stinger/Blaster, Buzzer mini-figure