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Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon

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Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon

Revealed back in August, the Bumblebee Tribute 3-Pack has been released on Amazon.com! The set retails for $59.99 and features three versions of Bumblebee. From the Amazon page:

Imagine kickin’ it with the heroic Autobot scout from the epic Transformers movies with this Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack. The premium, garage-style packaging showcases 3 slick Chevrolet Camaro models of Bumblebee from movies 1, 4, and 5.

Movie 1: 1977 Chevrolet Camaro

Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon
Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon
Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon
Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon
Toy News: Bumblebee Evolution 3-Pack IN STOCK on Amazon

Toy News: Grotusque concept/design art revealed

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Toy News: Grotusque concept/design art revealed

The artwork of Ken Christiansen is well known to fans of the "Generations" and "Platinum" lines where his artwork has graced Hasbro packaging for years. With the release of "Titans Return" Grotusque, Ken was cool enough to share concept/design art for Grotusque's beast mode! Check out the art and his original post embedded below.

Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017

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Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017

This afternoon Hasbro held sessions with various media to check out upcoming Transformers product for 2018! This meant an up close look at a lot of the "Power of the Primes" products that were first mentioned at HasCon. Among the products shown were more Decoy Suits including Metalhawk, Landmine and Submarauder. We also got an up close look at the Terrorcons first revealed at HasCon! Check out the photos below. More will come later today but I wanted everyone to get a first look as soon as possible.

Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017
Toy News: Terrorcons, Rodimus Unicronus and more revealed at NYCC 2017

Toy News: Titan Master Grotusque now live on HasbroToyShop!

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Toy News: Titan Master Grotusque now live on HasbroToyShop!

In a surprise reveal/release, Titan Master Grotusque with bonus Titan Master Scorponok is now LIVE on HasbroToyShop! However the listing is having issues so you will need to load the main page, search for "Transformers" and add it to your cart from the search results. If your session goes longer than 30 seconds, I recommend closing your session and trying again. Good luck!

Update: The direct link appears to be working now! https://www.hasbrotoyshop.com/en/htsusa/-c3541as00

Toy News: Titan Master Grotusque now live on HasbroToyShop!

Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!

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Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!

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VINTAGE MARVEL LEGENDS
A tribute to the history of Marvel Super Heroes, the Marvel Legends Retro 6-inch Collection features core Marvel characters with retro packaging and design! Each figure includes multiple points of articulation, classic-inspired details, and 2 character-specific accessories. Collectors and kids alike can expand their Marvel collection with Spider-Man, Captain America, Iron Man, Black Widow, Wolverine, and Punisher.
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Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!
Sponsor News from BBTS: Marvel Legends, MOTU Classics, TF Legends, Bishoujo, Bandai Japan & More!

Toy Review: "The Last Knight" 1-Step Turbo Changer Cogman

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Toy Review: "The Last Knight" 1-Step Turbo Changer Cogman

Cogman is the loyal servant who has watched over the Order of the Witwiccans for generations. When Cybertron threatens Earth, he fights alongside the Autobots to stop Quintessa's evil plan! Check out my review of 1-Step Turbo Changer Cogman!

Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - Predaking vs Volcanicus

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Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - Predaking vs Volcanicus

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Witness the end of the Volcanicus vs Predaking saga as the battle for the Enigma of Combination takes an unexpected turn…


Volcanicus vs Predaking

The battle for the Enigma of Combination is raging out of control! Bitten and slashed, the Predacons continue their battle!

Superion and Bruticus continue to exchange blows with no clear winner in sight. If this goes on, the only thing left will be a junkyard!

Optimus Prime needs to do something drastic, right now! And put an end to this madness...

Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - Predaking vs Volcanicus
Game News: Space Ape announces this weekend's "Earth Wars" event - Predaking vs Volcanicus

Events: BWTF to attend New York Comic-Con 2017

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Events: BWTF to attend New York Comic-Con 2017

It's that time of year again! Starting tomorrow Ben's World of Transformers will be heading to New York Comic-Con once again providing scifi and pop culture coverage including Transformers! Below is the schedule of panels I plan to attend (subject to change of course). Be sure to check BWTF for updates and follow me on Facebook and on Twitter @BWTF_Ben for photos and live tweets from panels (where allowed). Join me for this amazing pop culture experience!

Toy News: Star Wars & Transformers to come together again in new crossover line

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Toy News: Star Wars & Transformers to come together again in new crossover line

Online retailer Loopaza Mega Store has put up an interesting listing that appears to be the return of the long dormant "Star Wars Transformers" line! The listing (and image) are for a Tie Fighter that transforms into Darth Vader. Also included are mini-figures representing Darth Vader and Stormtroopers. The figure is listed at 5800 Yen (approximately $52 USD). The current release date is schedule for March 2018.

Interview: BWTF interviews Hasbro at HasCon 2017

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Interview: BWTF interviews Hasbro at HasCon 2017

At HasCon 2017 Ben's World of Transformers was able to meet up with Ben Montano and John Warden from the Transformers brand team to chat about our favorite Robots in Disguise. Check out my interview here. Also check out my review of HasCon 2017 for more coverage and galleries!