Power of the Primes

The third chapter in the "Prime Wars" Trilogy released in 2017-18.

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

Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"

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Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"

With "Power of the Primes" reaching more and more stores, Hasbro has updated its official web site with a new section focusing on "Power of the Primes"! Included in this section are brief bios on various characters including a gorgeous look at their packaging art! Surprisingly this section gives us a look at the artwork for the as-yet unreleased Optimus Primal. Check out the bios and art below, mirrored here for your viewing pleasure.

Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"
Web Sites: Hasbro updates its official site with "Power of the Primes"

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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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: "Power of the Primes" Voyager Class Grimlock

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Toy Review: "Power of the Primes" Voyager Class Grimlock

Grimlock is the powerful leader of the Dinobots. At his core he is believes in defending the innocent and Autobot ideals, but his methods sometimes shock his fellow Autobots! Check out my review of "Power of the Primes" Grimlock!

"Generations" Power of the Primes Grimlock Toy Review

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Grimlock General Information:
Release Date: December 2017
Price Point: $29.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)

Rumor: Possible artwork for "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off released online

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Rumor: Possible artwork for "Power of the Primes" Blast-Off released online

A while back it was rumored that an upcoming wave of "Power of the Primes" Deluxes would include Blast-Off. Fans may recall that during "Combiner Wars", Blast-Off was a redeco of Quickslinger (aka Slingshot). Meanwhile in Japan, Takara Tomy created a new figure based on G1 Blast-Off who transformed into a space shuttle.

Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Dinobot Swoop

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Toy Review: "Generations" Power of the Primes Dinobot Swoop

While many of his fellow Dinobots are surly, Swoop is much more good natured and positive. However his beast mode terrifies his enemies, something he takes full advantage of as he blasts them from the sky! Today I bring you my review of "Power of the Primes" Dinobot Swoop!

"Generations" Dinobot Swoop Toy Review

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Swoop General Information:
Release Date: November 2017
Price Point: $16.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Blaster, Prime Armor, Prime Armor cover

Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals

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Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals

Thanks to the Planet Iacon group on Facebook we now have confirmation of three upcoming Legends Class figures in "Power of the Primes"! One is Tailgate, which is no surprise since Windcharger was in the first wave. However the big surprises are two Decepticons: Roadtrap and Battleslash! Who you might ask? Well these are new interpretations of a G1 character known as Battletrap, a Duocon!

Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals
Toy News: "Power of the Primes" Tailgate and Duocon reveals