Maximal

Toy Review: New "Beast Wars Transformers" B'Boom Photography

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Toy Review: New "Beast Wars Transformers" B'Boom Photography

My review of "Beast Wars Transformers" B'Boom has been updated with new photography! These show off the triple changing Maximal in all three forms: beast, robot and battle platform! You can see this updated review here!

Toy Review: "Generations" Rattrap

in Beast Wars, Deluxe, Generations, Maximal, News

Those who face Rattrap see a wise cracking, dimunitive Maximal and think that he will be easy prey. However Rattrap is no easy mark. With a combination of skill, bravery and gadgets at his disposal, he has proven himself formidable many times on and off the battlefield! Check out my review of "Generations" Rattrap!

"Generations" Rattrap Toy Review

in 2014, Action Figure Review, Beast Wars, Deluxe, Generations, Maximal

Generations

Rattrap General Information:
Release Date: July 2014
Price Point: $12.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General (Toys R Us, Target, Wal-Mart etc.)
Accessories: Blasters x 2, Demolition Charge

Toy Review: "Timelines" exclusive Lio Convoy

in Beast Wars the Second, Collector's Club Exclusive, Deluxe, Maximal, News, Timelines

Lio Convoy takes his responsibility as the Supreme Maximal Commander seriously. Trying to maintain the balance of power between Maximals and Predacons takes both diplomacy and strength. Fortunately for Cybertron, he has both in abundance! Today's review brings you a look at Lio Convoy from the Transformers Collector's Club!

"Timelines" Lio Convoy Toy Review

in 2015, Action Figure Review, Beast Wars the Second, Collector's Club Exclusive, Deluxe, Maximal, Timelines

Timelines

Lio Convoy General Information:
Release Date: May 2015
Price Point: Free incentive figure for TFCC Membership
Retailer: Transformers Collector's Club Exclusive
Accessories: Axe, Rifle

Retro Review: "Beast Machines" Dinotron review restored

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Retro Review: "Beast Machines" Dinotron review restored

After switching servers in 2009, I've been actively restoring old reviews and where possible, adding new photography into the mix. The latest review restoration is the little known Dinobot Dinotron!

"Beast Machines Transformers" Dinotron Toy Review

in 2000, Action Figure Review, Beast Machines, Deluxe, Dinobot, Dinobots, Maximal

Beast Machines Transformers

Dinotron Name: Dinotron
Function: Ground Infantry
Motto: "Never let down your defenses..."

Retro Review Update: "Beast Machines" Longhorn review updated

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Retro Review Update: "Beast Machines" Longhorn review updated

In an ongoing effort to improve older material on Ben's World of Transformers in addition to new material, I've added new photography to my review of "Beast Machines" Longhorn!

Toy News: Official photos of Botcon 2015 Packrat released

in Beast Wars, Botcon, Deluxe, Maximal, News, Timelines

Hot on the heels of their video reveal of Packrat the Botcon web site has been updated with official stock photos of Packrat! Check them out below to see this redeco of Generations Rattrap.

Packrat (Beast Mode)
Packrat (Robot Mode)

Retro Review: "Beast Machines" Buzzsaw review updated with new images

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Retro Review: "Beast Machines" Buzzsaw review updated with new images

In 2015, the "Robots in Disguise" series focuses on vehicular Autobots fighting "beast" like Decepticons. Back in 2000 however, it was the beast-based Maximals who fought against the evil Vehicons! My review of Buzzsaw from "Beast Machines" has been updated with new images and some extra thoughts on this unique figure.