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Game News: Transmetal Cheetor joins "Forged to Fight"

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Game News: Transmetal Cheetor joins "Forged to Fight"

The ranks of "Beast Wars Transformers" characters in "Forged to Fight" grows starting today! Check out the Bot Intel report and video about Transmetal Cheetor below:

BOT INTEL REPORT – CHEETOR
Add Cheetor to your ultimate squad May 10th at 10AM PDT!

ABOUT CHEETOR:
Faction: Maximal
Class: Scout
As the youngest and quickest of the Maximals, Cheetor is one part soldier and one part daredevil. With the addition of rocket boosters and the power of flight, his Transmetal upgrade makes him even more unpredictable.

STATS AND ABILITIES:

2-Star:

Toy Review: "Generation One" Galaxy Shuttle

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Toy Review: "Generation One" Galaxy Shuttle

Galaxy Shuttle's duties primary involve transporting Autobots from planet to planet, but when called upon to fight he can summon his powerful "Meteor Crusher" ability! Check out this rare treat of a review: Galaxy Shuttle!

Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More

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Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More

NEW PREORDERS

ONE:12 PUNISHER
The One:12 Collective Punisher includes two head portraits capturing Frank Castle’s intimidating demeanor as portrayed by Jon Bernthal. Outfitted in a leather-like overcoat and armored vest with skull insignia, he comes complete with an arsenal of weapons, true to the Punisher’s menacing reputation. $80
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/Product/VariationDetails/73983

VOLTRON SUPER MINI-PLA
Voltron is now joining Bandai Japan’s Super Mini-Pla series! This model kit is based on the classic Voltron animated series and includes all 5 lions. $59.99

Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More
Sponsor News BBTS - One:12 Punisher, Voltron, TF, Star Wars, Four Horsemen, Comicave & More

Sponsor News BBTS - Masterpiece 29+ Laserwave listed for pre-orders

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Sponsor News BBTS - Masterpiece 29+ Laserwave listed for pre-orders

After its official reveal last night, BWTF Sponsor BigBadToyStore has put up pre-orders for the upcoming MP-29+ Laserwave (aka Shockwave) figure due for release in November 2018. Here is the description from BigBadToyStore's site:

Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released

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Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released

With the new Masterpiece reveals from the Shizuoka Hobby Show hitting the web, Takara Tomy Mall has begun to post official stock photos and information about these releases. First up is MP-29+ Laserwave! This is a redeco and retool of Masterpiece Shockwave, featuring colors based on the original Generation One action figure with a modified head sculpt. This figure will be a Takara Tomy Mall Exclusive. The figure is priced at 21,600 Yen (about $196 USD).

Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released
Toy News: Official MP-29+ Shockwave stock photos and product details released

Toy News: More Masterpiece reveals from Shizuoka Hobby Show

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Toy News: More Masterpiece reveals from Shizuoka Hobby Show

Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Megatron may be the star of the Shizuoka Hobby Show for some Transformers fans, but there is some Generation One Masterpiece love on display too! Thanks to @figsoku and @ALT_tekka we have more photos from the Shizuoka Hobby Show featuring new versions of Masterpiece Megatron and Shockwave. Each has been reworked to look more like their G1 toy counterparts. Also on display? Masterpiece Cordon!

Toy News: More Masterpiece reveals from Shizuoka Hobby Show

Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Megatron revealed?

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Toy News: Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Megatron revealed?

@ALT_tekka on Twitter has posted an image from what appears to be a toy show in Asia showing off various upcoming products. Perhaps the most awesome reveal is Masterpiece "Beast Wars" Megatron! Showing off the Predacon leader in his Season One "purple T-Rex" based form, this figure looks like the CG model from the show jumped out into toy form! Only the grey model is available right now to view but it gives fans an idea of what awesomeness to expect!

Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"

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Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

A new Saga begins and brings you an exclusive look at the next arrivals: Tracks and Cutthroat!
Also a new currency. Premium Crystal Shards, and new Alliance War rewards!

Motley Crew

Discipline, skill and courage in battle always gave the Autobots the upper hand in their struggle against the Decepticons.

But the rules of war have changed with the arrival of the Prime Cores.

Now more than ever, desperate situations will require desperate measures.

Event type: Alliance Totaliser

Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"
Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"
Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"
Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"
Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"
Game News: Gather up Premium Crystal shards and more in this weekend's event - "Motley Crew"

TV Shows: "Power of the Primes" Episode 2 Review

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TV Shows: "Power of the Primes" Episode 2 Review

Separated from Megatron, the Autobots try to fight Volcanicus on their own as a new threat emerges from the Swamp! Meanwhile Overlord continues to execute Megatronus' plans as he and Rodimus Cron face off against the Combiners. This morning I bring you my review and gallery of "Power of the Primes" Episode 2: Volcanicus!

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" One Step Changer Grimlock

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" One Step Changer Grimlock

In Grimlock's view, strength rules and must be proven in battle! With the Autobots having earned his respect as comrades, he now fights alongside them against Earth's military and the Decepticons. Today I play "catch up" with a review and gallery of One Step Turbo Changer Grimlock from "The Last Knight"!