Leader

Once referred to as the "Ultra" class, the Leader Class is a higher end price point generally set around $40 and featuring gimmicks including lights, sounds and more complex transformations.

Toy News: Artist Emiliano Santalucia posts concept art for "Power of the Primes" Rodimus Prime

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Toy News: Artist Emiliano Santalucia posts concept art for "Power of the Primes" Rodimus Prime

Artist Emiliano Santalucia has collaborated with the Hasbro design team on many figures including "Power of the Primes" Rodimus Prime! Now this talented artist has posted concept art for the figure on his Facebook page. These were basically initial sketches to give an idea of a design direction for the figure. It is cool to see how much of these concepts wound up in the final designs!

Toy News: Artist Emiliano Santalucia posts concept art for "Power of the Primes" Rodimus Prime

"Movie (2007)" Nightwatch Optimus Prime Toy Review

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Movie (2007)

Optimus Prime General Information:
Release Date: 2007
Price Point: $50 (Depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys 'R' Us, Target, Walmart etc.)
Accessories: Missile, Missile launcher

Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Optimus Prime

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Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Optimus Prime

Orion Pax was a young Autobot who only knew peace during the Golden Age of Cybertron. Once the Decepticons started the Great War, Orion was upgraded into Optimus Prime at the hands of Alpha Trion! Check out my review of Leader Class Optimus Prime from "Power of the Primes"!

"Generations" Power of the Primes Evolution Optimus Prime Toy Review

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Generations

Power of the Primes

Optimus Prime General Information:
Release Date: December 2017
Price Point: $45.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Rifle halves x 2, Matrix handles, Matrix

Toy Review:"The Last Knight" Leader Class Dragonstorm

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Toy Review:"The Last Knight" Leader Class Dragonstorm

Happy New Year fellow fans! 2018 has begun and I am kicking it off with a review of a very unique release from "The Last Knight": Leader Class Dragonstorm! Intricate sculpting and a Duocon-inspired transformation make up a very interesting figure. Check out my review!

"The Last Knight" Leader Class Dragonstorm Toy Review

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The Last Knight

Dragonstorm General Information:
Release Date: October 2017
Price Point: $49.99 (Varies by retailer)
Retailer: General Release (Toys 'R' Us, Target, Walmart etc.)
Accessories: Mace, Swords x 2

Toy Review: "Transformers Tribute" Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime

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Toy Review: "Transformers Tribute" Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime

When Optimus Prime received Bumblebee's signal from Earth, he and the other Autobots raced to the planet to recover the Allspark and protect the planet! Transforming from a powerful robot to a Peterbilt truck, Optimus Prime truly is a robot in disguise. Check out my first "Tribute" series review: Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime!

"Transformers Tribute" Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime Toy Review

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Transformers Tribute

Optimus Prime General Information:
Release Date: August 2017
Price Point: $79.99
Retailer: Amazon Exclusive
Accessories: Missile, Missile launcher

"Generations" Titans Return Overlord with Dreadnaut Toy Review

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Generations
Titans Return

Overlord General Information:
Release Date: April 2017
Price Point: $45.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Blaster/Tank barrel, Drone/Nosecone, Dreadnaut Titan Master

Sale Alert: Amazon's "Deal of the Day" reduces Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime down to $29.99!

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Sale Alert: Amazon's "Deal of the Day" reduces Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime down to $29.99!

Back in August Amazon listed an exclusive Movie Anniversary Optimus Prime figure based on the 2007 Leader Class Optimus Prime. Featuring a new deco, the figure was listed at $79.99 originally, which was a bit too pricey for many fans. If you have been waiting for a price drop, today is your day! Amazon's "Deal of the Day" today has reduced the price on this item to $29.99! Head on over to Amazon to purchase your Optimus Prime and support BWTF!