Generation One

The line that started it all beginning in 1984 and lasting until 1991. This also includes Generation One items released after 1999 as part of the G1 renaissance.

Toy News: New Official Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime

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Toy News: New Official Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime

In Demand Toys has once again posted some advance photos of upcoming Transformers products. This time out, they have posted official photos of Earthrise Optimus Prime. Back in October renders were released of this figure, but this gives us a look at the actual figure in package and showing off what the toy can do.

Toy News: New Official Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime
Toy News: New Official Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime

Toy News: Vintage G1 Gurafi, Noizu and Frenzy In Stock at Amazon Canada

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Toy News: Vintage G1 Gurafi, Noizu and Frenzy In Stock at Amazon Canada

Back in September 2019, Hasbro released a (then) Hasbro Pulse exclusive three pack featuring Gurafi, Noizu and Frenzy. This special set sold out very quickly on Hasbro Pulse. To add insult to injury, a certain number of pre-orders were cancelled due to some mysterious incident with the stock (some rumors say in package stock was damaged, other rumors say they simply ran out).

Toy Review: "Generations" War for Cybertron: Siege Mirage

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Toy Review: "Generations" War for Cybertron: Siege Mirage

Mirage often thinks about going back to his life of hunting Turbofoxes with this well to do friends on Cybertron, but thus far he has stayed with the Autobots using his deadly skills to great effect on the battlefield! Check out my review and gallery of this new release.

"Generations" War for Cybertron: Siege Mirage Toy Review

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Generations

War for Cybertron: Siege

General Information:
Release Date: October 2019
Price Point: $19.99 (depending on retailer)

Toy Review: "Siege" Apeface with Spasma

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Toy Review: "Siege" Apeface with Spasma

Last month at the Transformers: Siege unboxing event during NYCC Hasbro was kind enough to provide BWTF with a sample of the upcoming Apeface figure for review! Check out my review and gallery of this triple changing Decepticon Headmaster.

"Generations" War for Cybertron: Siege Apeface with Spasma Toy Review

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Generations

War for Cybertron: Siege

General Information:
Release Date: December 2019/Januar 2020 (Anticipated US Release Date)
Price Point: $29.99 (depending on retailer)

Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist

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Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist

Snakas Blog has linked to two new Amazon Japan listings focusing from the upcomign Earthrise sub-series of Generations figures! These two listings show off Takara Tomy's official photos and product descriptions for Hoist and Optimus Prime. Note that the Optimus Prime appears to be the pre-production model featuring grey hands, while an "in hand" report online has shown the figure with blue hands.

Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist
Toy News: Official Takara Tomy Photos of "Earthrise" Optimus Prime and Hoist

Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics

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Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics

Back in August 2019 Takara Tomy began to post listings for the upcoming Generations Selects Seacon figures. In addition to photos and information about the toys themselves, they also posted the first couple pages of a comic book to go along with the toys. Back in August BWTF brought you translations of the first two pages Now thanks to fellow fan Doug Dlin we have translations of the remaining pages to this tale.

Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics
Comics: Translations for the Takara Tomy Seacon Comics

Toy Review: "War for Cybertron: Siege" Impactor

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Toy Review: "War for Cybertron: Siege" Impactor

Impactor is the leader of the rough and tumble team of Autobots known as The Wreckers. They are often called upon to do the jobs other Autobots will not or cannot do, and Impactor is the perfect leader for this team! Check out my review and gallery of this awesome new figure.

Toy News: Japanese Band Bump of Chicken Announces Transformers Collaboration

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Toy News: Japanese Band Bump of Chicken Announces Transformers Collaboration

Bump of Chicken is a Japanese rock group based in Sakura, Chiba, Japan. They frequently have top ten hits and the group has recorded over twenty albums since they came together in 1994. One of the band members is Yoshifumi Naoi aka "Chama". Chama is also a Transformers fan, and now he has teamed up with Takara Tomy to release what will presumably be a limited edition redeco of Legends Class Bumblebee and Exo-Suit Spike.

Toy News: Japanese Band Bump of Chicken Announces Transformers Collaboration
Toy News: Japanese Band Bump of Chicken Announces Transformers Collaboration
Toy News: Japanese Band Bump of Chicken Announces Transformers Collaboration