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Detroit Free Press: Action-heavy 'Transformers' role a blast for Josh Duhamel

in Dark of the Moon, News

Josh Duhamel was recently interviewed by the Detroit Free Press. In the article, they discuss his work and non-work related visits to Detroit, including filming "Transformers". Among his comments on Transformers, Duhamel says:

"When he's not costarring with robots that turn into autos and other vehicles, Duhamel drives a truck -- "that's why Ironhide is my favorite Transformer," he says about a truck."

Among other topics he discusses are the stunt work he had to do for the films. You can read the entire article here.

Dark of the Moon Deluxe Starscream reviewed

in Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, MechTech, Movie (2007), News

As the Transformers war has raged on Earth, one Decepticon has been present to serve and continue the work of Megatron: Starscream! The Decepticon Air Commander returns in his Earth form, this time in the deluxe size scale as part of the Mech Tech line of "Dark of the Moon" figures! Start your day off with my review of Starscream from "Dark of the Moon".

Dark of the Moon toys now available in stores!

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For those fans who have been clamoring for Transformers "Dark of the Moon" Transformers figures, your wait (may be) over. Reports are coming in from stores such as Sears and Target that the "Dark of the Moon" toys are being released at retail way ahead of their original May 16th street date, so go get'em!

BWTF.com celebrates this early release by launching its first two regular Dark of the Moon toy reviews. First, take a look at Autobot Topspin from the Legion Class, the main troops of the new "Cyberverse". Then check out my review of deluxe Bumblebee in his new Chevrolet Camaro concept form with Mech Tech weapon!

New "Dark of the Moon" trailer up!

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The time fans have waited for has arrived. This afternoon debuts the NEW "Transformers Dark of the Moon" trailer. Unlike the uneven tone of "Revenge of the Fallen", this film looks like it is seeking to be an incredible alien invasion movie with Autobots and Decepticons. Check out the stunning trailer at Apple Trailer site!

Official Transformers Collector's Club Animated Cheetor and Generation 2 Ramjet up for preorder!

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The day you've been waiting for is here! No, not the new Dark of the Moon trailer (that's tomorrow). Instead, the Transformers Collector's Club Store has put up their pre-orders for the long awaited Transformers Animated Cheetor ($52.00 for club members) and G2 Redux Ramjet ($58.00 for club members). Go got'em!

Sponsor News: BBTS News: Transformers MP, Hot Toys, GI Joe, Star Wars, Marvel & More

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While we don't have any images for the latest figure, or even a name, we do have the release date and pricing. This figure is declared 'New' by the early solicitations coming out of Japan and has a retail price of 22,000 yen, which is about $265US based on current exchange rates. Preorders have been listed at $249.99 and the figure, whoever it is, is expected in September. Reserve yours now - we expect more news next week:
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Linkin Park and Steve Jablonsky discuss the music of "Transformers Dark of the Moon"

in Dark of the Moon, News

The first two Transformers feature films featured a score from Steve Jablonsky and music from Linkin Park. "Dark of the Moon" will have the same musicians returning to provide music for the new movie. According to the video below, "Iridescent", one of Linkin Park's latest hits will be featured in the upcoming Transformers film. Take a look at the video below:

Reveal the Shield Deep Dive reviewed

in Autobot, News, Reveal the Shield, Voyager

Not every Autobot is a gung ho warrior out to thrash Decepticons. Sometimes these guys just want to sit back and contemplate the universe. That's the kind of guy Deep Dive is. Check out BWTF.com's review of this redeco of Sea Spray!

"Transformers Headmasters" DVD boxed set artwork released

in Headmaster, News

Amazon.com has posted a listing for the upcoming Headmasters DVD set. For the first time ever, the Shout! Factory will be releasing the entire season of "Headmasters" that aired in Japan instead of the "Rebirth" series that aired in the United States. Fans have wanted something like this for ages and I for one am super excited to own this series on an official U.S. release!

Rosie Huntington-Whiteley wants Transformers 4

in Dark of the Moon, News

With the exit of "Transformers" and "Revenge of the Fallen" star Megan Fox exiting the Transformers movie series, model turned actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley was brought on to portray Carly, the new love interest in Sam Witwicky's life. With "Dark of the Moon" being the third film in the "Transformers" series, many have wondered if there should or will be a fourth film.