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.

Generations "Power of the Primes" Megatronus with Bomb-Burst Decoy Armor Toy Review

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Generations

Power of the Primes

Megatronus with Bomb-Burst Decoy Armor

General Information:
Release Date: June 2018
Price Point: $5.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Tentacle weapon, Octopunch Decoy Armor

Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Solus Prime with Octopunch Decoy Armor

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Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Solus Prime with Octopunch Decoy Armor

Solus Prime created some of the most powerful weapons in Transformers history including the Star Saber and Requiem Blaster. She loves to create and uses her Octopunch Decoy Armor to disguise herself until her great power is needed again. Start your Friday off with a look at my review and gallery of Solus Prime with Octopunch Decoy Armor!

"Generations" Power of the Primes Solus Prime with Octopunch Decoy Armor Toy Review

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Generations

Power of the Primes

Solus Prime with Octopunch Decoy Armor

General Information:
Release Date: June 2018
Price Point: $5.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Tentacle weapon, Octopunch Decoy Armor

Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos

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Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos

Flame Toys has put up an official listing for its upcoming Transformers Starscream model kit. This non-transformable model features Starscream in a highly stylized form with lots of severe angles and proportions that make him look like he leapt out of an Anime series! From their Facebook, here is the description:

Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos
Toy News: Flame Toys lists Starscream model kit with stock photos

Toy Review: "United EX" Combatmaster Prime Mode

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Toy Review: "United EX" Combatmaster Prime Mode

Using the newly discovered "Prime Mode" combination technique, the Decepticon known as Onslaught takes on a new form, combining with Drones to form the powerful Combatmaster Prime Mode! Check out my review and gallery of this Japanese release of the Power Core Combiner Combaticon Combiner!

Transformers Vintage G1 Reissues Toy Review Index

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Vintage G1

In 2018, Walmart announced a line of exclusive Transformers figures that would reissue several Generation One Transformers. These figures featured molds that had previously been used by Takara Tomy for its own releases including Starscream and Devastator. As a hook to make these more appealing to collectors, the packaging for these figures were based on the design and artwork found on the G1 packaging, adding a level of "classic" authenticity some previous reissues lacked.


Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos

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Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos

The run of official photos of new product from Hasbro Pulse continues! This time out fans are getting a better look at some figures from the upcoming "War for Cybertron: Siege" figures. Among some of the more exciting releases coming out are Cog, allowing fans to finally "complete" their modern era Fortress Maximus sets and an Ultra Magnus figure that features a separate, smaller "white Optimus Prime style" figure! These photos also beautifully show off the Micromasters in all their G1 homage glory!

Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos
Toy News: Official "Generations" War for Cybertron Siege Product Photos

Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced

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Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced

Starting earlier this year there were rumors floating around that some vintage G1 Transformers figures would be seeing a re-release. The first appeared to be a reissue of Hot Rod in a Generation One style box. Indeed, by May an Official Walmart listing went up.

Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced
Toy News: Walmart Transformers: Vintage G1 figures officially announced

Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon

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Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon

For months now Amazon has had a "placeholder listing" for the upcoming "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off figure but there were no photos or details. Now the listing has been updated featuring shiny stock photos and product information! Interestingly, Blast-Off is shown with a "Combiner Wars" hand/foot/weapon accessory instead of the "Prime Armor" hands most Deluxes have had in "Power of the Primes". Here is the description:

Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon
Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon
Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon
Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon
Toy News: Amazon exclusive "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off listing up on Amazon

Toy News: Amazon lists Pre-Orders for "Power of the Primes" Punch/Counterpunch

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Toy News: Amazon lists Pre-Orders for "Power of the Primes" Punch/Counterpunch

This past week, it was revealed that Punch/Counterpunch and Repugnus had been listed on Amazon.com. At the time the were not yet available for pre-orders. Over the past few days, Repugnus was opened up for pre-orders on Amazon's US site, but the listing disappeared earlier today. Now "Power of the Primes" Punch/Counterpunch with Prima Prime has been listed for pre-orders on Amazon's US site!