Generations

The line following "Classics" and "Universe 2.0" paying homage to past characters from various Transformers continuities.

Toy Review: Protectobot Evac Squad with Blades & Hot Spot

in Amazon, Autobot, Generation One, Generations, News, Protectobots

Need a daredevil rescue? The Protectobots Evac Squad can get it done. Sure, they might showboat after they do it, but since they're working in the most extreme conditions with no margin for error, you can't really blame them. Their knack for dramatic rescues is rivaled only by their knack for dramatic storytelling. Check out my review of the Protectobot Evac Squad!

Generations Protectobots Evac Squad with Blades & Hot Spot

in 2014, Action Figure Review, Amazon, Autobot, Generation One, Generations, Protectobots

Generations

General Information:
Release Date: September 2014
Price Point: $32.99
Retailer: Amazon.com
Accessories: Rotor blades x 2

Toy Review: Generations Brainstorm with Arcana

in Autobot, Generations, Generations, Headmaster, News, Voyager

A genius scientist and diabolical inventor, Brainstorm develops advanced weaponry for the Autobots. Although many of his inventions are deemed too devastating for use in actual combat, it's possible his laboratory itself is his most dangerous creation. This morning's review brings you a look at Generations Brainstorm!

Generations Brainstorm Toy Review

in 2014, Action Figure Review, Autobot, Generation One, Generations, Headmaster, Voyager

Generations

Brainstorm General Information:
Release Date: November 2014
Price Point: $24.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Amazon, Target etc.)
Accessories: Pilot (Arcana) figure; Blasters x 2

Toy News: New "Combiner Wars" images reveal Ultra Prime!

in Generation One, Generations, News

The ever awesome Transformers Colombia Facebook Page has revealed some photos from a recent "Transformers" event where "Combiner Wars" figures were shown off loose and in package. Perhaps the most exciting reveal is Optimus Prime's combined form as "Ultra Prime"! Note the influences from various "Optimus" toys including Star Convoy, Optimus Primal and Powermaster Optimus Prime!

Toy News: New "Combiner Wars" images reveal Ultra Prime!
Toy News: New "Combiner Wars" images reveal Ultra Prime!
Toy News: New "Combiner Wars" images reveal Ultra Prime!
Toy News: New "Combiner Wars" images reveal Ultra Prime!

Toy News: "Combiner Wars" Blackjack images!

in Decepticon, Generations, News, Stunticon

A new Amazon listing reveals new official photography for Blackjack! This Decepticon is a Legends Class figure who will become the weapon for Menasor, making this former Micromaster an honorary Stunticon!

Check out the photos below, and is it just me or is this sculpt perfect for a redeco as Throttlebot Searchlight?!

Toy News: "Combiner Wars" Blackjack images!
Toy News: "Combiner Wars" Blackjack images!
Toy News: "Combiner Wars" Blackjack images!

Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures

in Autobot, Combiner / Gestalt, Generations, News

Several new listings for "Generations" figures from the upcoming "Combiner Wars" sub-line have made their way to Amazon.com. These give us a good look at the packaging and trading cards to be included with the figures. I've mirrored the images below for your convenience, check'em out!

Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures
Toy News: New images of "Combiner Wars" Voyager & Deluxe action figures

Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!

in Generation One, Generations, News

Hasbro has released eighteen new images from their upcoming Generations "Combiner Wars" series! These give us a first look at the figures in new packaging which has a more "premium" feel to it akin to the "Black Series" from "Star Wars". Also check out the collector card art we're getting with the figures! Based off the look of the fantastic artwork from the "Transformers Legends" figures, I'm really keen on cool, painted style artwork being part of the Generations line once again!

Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!
Toy News: New photos of Combiner Wars!

Video: Combiner Wars "From the Designer's Desk"

in Generation One, Generations, News

The Official Transformers Facebook feed has posted a video focusing on the upcoming "Combiner Wars" series of figures. The official description says:

Today we meet with Transformers toy designers, Joshua Lamb and John Warden, to talk about Combiner Wars. They'll show you how to swap and combine all-new Legend, Deluxe and Voyager class Generations figures into SUPERION, MENASOR or a Combiner robot from your own imagination!

Video is embedded below:

Toy Review: Generations Autobot Gears with Eclipse

in Autobot, Generation One, Generations, Legends, Mini-Bot, News

Most Autobots have a hard time dealing with Gears. He often takes to complaining more than anything else. His partner Eclipse is fine with that. As Gears rants, he takes his time lost in his own internal thoughts. Together the two are seemingly mismatched but actually the perfect pair. Today's review brings you a look at Generations Gears with Eclipse!