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Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom

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Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom

Yesterday Hasbro revealed its new "Generations Collaboration" line with Ectotron, a cross between the Ghostbusters and Transformers franchises. At today's Hasbro presentation, they noted that the pre-orders were sold out within hours on Hasbro Pulse! Don't worry, it's still up for preorder on Gamestop's web site.

Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom
Events: Toy Fair 2019 - Photos of Ectotron from the Hasbro Showroom

Events: Toy Fair 2019 "Siege" Jetfire Demo Video

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Events: Toy Fair 2019 "Siege" Jetfire Demo Video

One of the great parts about visiting the Hasbro showroom at Toy Fair is the chance to see figures in action that you won't own for months to come. This year there is a lot of excitement over "Siege" Jetfire and what the new (upgraded) "Commander" Class has to offer. Well wonder now more! Senior Design Manager John Warden takes us through all the major features of Jetfire including a couple that were not revealed previously! Check out my video below:

Events: Hasbro Toy Fair 2019 BotBots Display Photos

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Events: Hasbro Toy Fair 2019 BotBots Display Photos

I have begun to process photos from my visit to the Hasbro showroom at Toy Fair 2019! First up is my Facebook album featuring the BotBots that were on display! This set up was amazing. The folks at Hasbro's design team recreated the mall the BotBots were born in, complete with tiny shops for the BotBots to inhabit! Check out all my pics of this set up here!

Pre-Order Alert: "Bumblebee" Movie Optimus Prime is up for pre-order on Amazon

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Pre-Order Alert: "Bumblebee" Movie Optimus Prime is up for pre-order on Amazon

Amazon has posted a listing and pre-order for the upcoming "Bumblebee" Movie Optimus Prime! Head over to Amazon to put in your pre-order now!

Pre-Order Alert: "Bumblebee" Movie Optimus Prime is up for pre-order on Amazon

Toy Fair: BWTF is heading to Hasbro's Fan Media Day

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Toy Fair: BWTF is heading to Hasbro's Fan Media Day

Today, Ben's World of Transformers is headed to Hasbro's Fan Media Day event in New York City! As always, BWTF will bring you news and photos from the event starting this afternoon. Check in is at 1:30PM EST and shortly after Hasbro will present its various brands. Be sure to follow me on Twitter for live tweets from the presentation!

Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon

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Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon

It is only a few hours away from the Fan Media Day at Hasbro's showroom in New York City but the Official Transformers Facebook Page has revealed some new "Cyberverse" figures to whet everyone's appetite! These reveals include the Spark Armor Figures revealed earlier this week, but they also show some exciting new figures such as Gnaw, a Scraplet and even Alpha Trion!

Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon
Toy News: New "Cyberverse" Reveals Include a Scraplet and Sharkticon

Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse

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Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse

The launch of Hasbro Pulse has brought fans some big, crisp, clear images of new and upcoming products. On top of the previously released stock photos, Hasbro has added some additional "glamour" photos. This includes new "Studio Series" figures! Even better? The Leader Class figures are currently up for order at $40 each! Check out the images below right from Hasbro Pulse.

Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse
Toy News: High Quality Stock Photos of "Studio Series" Megatron, Jetfire and more via Hasbro Pulse

Cartoon News: "War for Cybertron" Anime Series Coming to Netflix in 2020

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Cartoon News: "War for Cybertron" Anime Series Coming to Netflix in 2020

Hasbro has released details for a new Transformers series: War for Cybertron! Based on the current "Generations: Siege" figures, this will focus on the Autobot/Decepticon war before they came to Earth. Here is the official information:

ALL-NEW TRANSFORMERS UNIVERSE ORIGIN STORY IS COMING TO NETFLIX IN 2020

-- RAISES THE STAKES OF THE AUTOBOT & DECEPTICON WAR --

Toy News: Hasbro Announces "Generations" Collaborative Series with Ectotron - UPDATED

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Toy News: Hasbro Announces "Generations" Collaborative Series with Ectotron - UPDATED

Mash ups of Transformers with other brands has been done in the past. There have been Marvel Superhero based Transformers and a "Star Wars Transformers" line that ran for many years. In Japan Transformers has even been mashed up with the most unlikely of brands such as Hello Kitty, but now Transformers enter a whole new realm of mash ups with the Ghostbusters!

Toy News: Hasbro Announces "Generations" Collaborative Series with Ectotron - UPDATED
Toy News: Hasbro Announces "Generations" Collaborative Series with Ectotron - UPDATED

Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders

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Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders

After a couple months of being under construction, the newest iteration of HasbroToyShop has been moved over to the new Hasbro Pulse page! Whereas the original Hasbro Pulse was a site for news, it is now a new retail outlet for Hasbro's products. With this launch are listings for a bunch of new and upcoming Transformers items! These include "Siege" Deluxes priced at $9.99 and "Studio Series" Leader Class figures priced at $40! On top of all that?

Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders
Toy News: The New Hasbro Pulse Site Launches with "Siege" and "Studio Series" Pre-Orders