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Toy News: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Legion Class Springload

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Toy News: "Robots in Disguise" (2015) Legion Class Springload

Many Decepticons are obsessed with conquest, destroying Autobots or sometimes just their own self interests. Springload takes things to another level however. He is on the hunt for the mythical land of Doradus and no Autobot or Decepticon will stop him! Today I bring you a look at Legion Class Springload!

Actor News: Dick Gautier passes away at age 85

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Actor News: Dick Gautier passes away at age 85

Dick Gautier, best known to Transformers fans as the voice of Hot Rod and Rodimus Prime in the third season of the original Transformers series has passed away at the age of 85.

Gautier passed away on Friday at an assisted living facility according to a report in The Hollywood Reporter.

Toy News: Masterpiece Bumblebee information from Hasbro Pulse

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Toy News: Masterpiece Bumblebee information from Hasbro Pulse

After an initial announcement only a few days ago, the Hasbro Pulse site has been updated with new information about the upcoming Masterpiece Bumblebee figure! There are some exciting tid-bits about this figure including the use of die-cast metal! Note: this figure will be a Toys R Us exclusive much like other Masterpiece figures released in the last few years.

Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed

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Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed

Dengeki Hobby Web has released an amazing set of photos showcasing the upcoming "Beast Wars II Super Robot Life Transformer Convoy The Crisis! It is a legendary commander "Convoy" version of Masterpiece Optimus Primal! This version brings the figure much more in line with his classic "Beast Wars" appearance. Here's how the release differs from the current release:

Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed
Toy News: Masterpiece "Legendary Commander" Convoy (aka Optimus Primal) revealed

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Race Day Mayhem event announced

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Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Race Day Mayhem event announced

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Hound's out exploring and stumbles upon a race track, though it seems that something’s afoot as one of the cars bears a Decepticon badge… Drag Strip!

Race Day Mayhem

Challenged by Hound, Drag Strip forces him and his fellow Autobots into a deadly race, threatening to endanger nearby humans if they don’t partake.

Race for glory and exploit your opponents distraction to earn Alloy, Energon, Spark, 3-Star Shards and Mayhem Crystals!

Start Date: 13/01/2017 11:00 UTC
End Date: 16/01/2017 11:00 UTC

Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Race Day Mayhem event announced
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Race Day Mayhem event announced
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Race Day Mayhem event announced
Game News: "Transformers Earth Wars" Race Day Mayhem event announced

Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!

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Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!

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MP-38 MASTERPIECE OPTIMUS PRIMAL SUPREME COMMANDER
From the Transformers Beast Wars series, Optimus Primal is getting his second release into the Masterpiece line, this time as a Supreme Commander! Like all Masterpiece figures, Optimus Primal features a high level of articulation and transforming ability. $119.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK12447&mode=re...

THUNDERCATS MEGA SCALE FIGURES

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Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!
Sponsor News BBTS - Transformers, Thundercats, Mike Tyson, DC, Marvel, Star Wars & More!

Game News: Dragstrip and Hound coming to "Earth Wars"

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Game News: Dragstrip and Hound coming to "Earth Wars"

Space Ape has released two new images featuring upcoming characters for "Transformers Earth Wars". The two are Dragstrip and Hound! Both are based on their "Combiner Wars" models. No word yet on their abilities, but new news tends to come out on Wednesdays and Thursdays for this game so we should know soon!

Game News: Dragstrip and Hound coming to "Earth Wars"
Game News: Dragstrip and Hound coming to "Earth Wars"

Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" Legion Class Bisk

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Toy Review: "Robots in Disguise" Legion Class Bisk

On a never ending mission to defeat Autobots and "level up", Bisk seems to be playing a game only he is aware of. Between his hard shell and fast vehicle mode he is not easy to defeat, as Autobots have learned time and time again! Check out my review of Legion Class Bisk from "Robots in Disguise"!

Toy News: Official images for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime & Masterpiece Bumblebee

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Toy News: Official images for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime & Masterpiece Bumblebee

Thanks to the kind folks at Rogers & Cowan BWTF presents the official product images and descriptions for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime and Masterpiece Bumblebee who were revealed yesterday at Hong Kong's Toy Fair!


Transformers: The Last Knight Premier Edition Leader Shadow Spark Optimus Prime
(Ages 8 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $69.99/Available: April 2017)

Toy News: Official images for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime & Masterpiece Bumblebee
Toy News: Official images for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime & Masterpiece Bumblebee
Toy News: Official images for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime & Masterpiece Bumblebee
Toy News: Official images for Shadow Spark Optimus Prime & Masterpiece Bumblebee

Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed

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Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed

Last night HasbroToyShop put up a pile of new listsings (none of which are in stock as of this morning). Among them are some new "Rescue Bots" listings for "Flip Racers"! The four characters in this assortment are: Heatwave, Hoist, Medix and Optimus Prime.

Here is the official description of these figures:

Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed
Toy News: "Rescue Bots" Flip Racers revealed