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Sponsor News: Avengers, Batman, Transformers, Mattel, Imports & More

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Hi - Here is a quick update about a ton of cool new preorders as well as more new arrivals.

DefenderWorx is licensed by Hasbro and makes all manner of accessories using Transformer branding. We have listings for three different styles of high-end sunglasses with Autobot and Decepticon symbols, priced at $297.99 each. We also have a variety of car accessories, starting with license plate frames at $14.99 and logo badges at $10.99 each, moving up the hitch plugs at $52.99 and finally Autobot Symbol LED Tail Lights, although these are currently only for use with 2010 - 2011 5th Generation Camaros. We expect to list more items from this company soon, so keep an eye out for new thing in the weeks to come.

Seven new Flash Drives are up and ready for pre-orders. We have Iron Man's Helmet (Silver or Red & Gold), Mjolnir, a Hulk Fist and Cap's Shield from "The Avengers" and they are listed at $34.99 each. We also have Autobot and Decepticon Symbols from "Transformers: Dark of the Moon" at $39.99 each, and they have blue light-up sections as well as bottle openers on the backs.

New vendor Crowded Coop has announced a treasure trove of accessories from Portal 2. We have rubber key caps, vinyl key chains, wristbands, patch sets, tin wall signs, plush key chains, iPhone cases, tote bags, messenger bags, lunch boxes, backpacks and more with your favorite characters, items and symbols from the game.

Hot Toys' next figure from "The Avengers" is Thor, God of Thunder. This figure comes with a new head sculpt, his on-screen outfit, Mjolnir, multiple hands, the Tesseract and more. This fantastic figure is listed at $189.99, $10 off the MSRP.

The newest case of figures from Gears of War 3 is to include 5 each of Cog Soldier and Journey's End Marcus and two each of Savage Theron Version 01 and Savage Theron Version 02; this case is listed at $199.99, saving you $66 off the MSRP. We also have these figures listed as a set of four at $64.99, and singles of Cog Soldier and Journey's End Marcus at $17.99 each.

This popular show from Cartoon Network is now getting a whole line of figures from Jazwares. They include 2" figure packs, 5" figures, 7" plushes, 10" figures, 24" accessories, 22" plushes and 2" deluxe packs.

Toy Review: Dark of the Moon Cyberverse Shockwave

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Shockwave is one of the most powerful Decepticons out there, but even he sometimes needs extra firepower! Enter the Fusion Tank, a deadly vehicle that merges with Shockwave to form a titanic force of destruction! Check out my review of "Dark of the Moon" Cyberverse Shockwave!

Comic Books: "Autocracy" #8 and 9 reviewed

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The combined Autobot and Decepticon forces lead a daring strike against Zeta Prime but even with all their power can they take down the mad leader and his Vamparc cannons? Find out in my review of "Autocracy" #8!

Orion Pax has fallen, Megatron controls Iacon and the remnants of the Autobot security forces are scattered. In their darkest hour, the Autobots may only have one hope left! Check out my review of "Autocracy" #9, available tomorrow as a digital exclusive!

Comic Books: "Robots in Disguise" #4 Reviewed

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A Decepticon has been murdered and the only witness is behaving quite strangely! Will Prowl be able to get down to the bottom of this mystery? Find out in my review of "Robots in Disguise" #4.

Toy Review: "Transformers Prime" Commander Class Megatron

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Transformers fans were introduced to Megatron as a Commander Class figure last year with his "Dark of the Moon" incarnation, but now "Transformers Prime" has its own Cyberverse version of Megatron! Check out my review of Commander Class Megatron!

Sponsor News: BBTS NEWS: LEGO, Gentle Giant, TF, TMNT, Marvel, DC, Star Wars & More

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We've cut prices on a wide variety of older and overstocked items. Take a look at the new sale menu for great deal on Transformers, GI Joe, Star Wars, BBTS Exclusives, Marvel, DC, He-Man and More!

We have just listed a number of pre-orders for Lego sets from the new Avengers movie and other Marvel characters. We have Marvel Super Heroes figures priced at $14.99 and the first batch includes Iron Man, Captain America and the Hulk. In addition to theses, we have five new sets – Captain America’s Avenging Cycle at $12.99, Wolverine’s Chopper Showdown and Loki’s Cosmic Cube Escape at $19.99 each, Hulk’s Helicarrier Breakout at $49.99 and Quinjet Aerial Battle at $69.99.

Gentle Giant has a variety of new items coming up for later in the year. There is a Captain America on Motorcycle Statue for $412.99, $46 below MSRP; we also have an Iron Man Mark II Gold Armor Bust at $79.99 ($9 below MSRP), two different Mars Attacks Ornaments at $43.99 and $25.99, a Jumbo 12" Scale Red Snaggletooth figure at $62.99 ($7 off MSRP), a Death Trooper Deluxe Statue at $199.99 ($25 off the MSRP) and a Security Battle Droid Mini Bust at $67.99 ($7 off MSRP).

Comic Books: "Autocracy #7" Advance Review

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Zeta Prime is victorious. Nyon is gone and the Autobots opposing him have fallen. Who will stand up against the maniacal Autobot leader? Would you believe Megatron? Find out in my advance review of "Autocracy" #7!

Gallery Update: Limited Release Speed Stars Two Packs

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Towards the end of the "Speed Stars" line, several two packs were planned for release that included a vehicle and a non-transforming robot. I've uploaded photos of some of these two packs in the Speed Stars gallery. Take a look!

Toy Review: Transformers Prime Commander Class Bulkhead

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He may look gigantic and lumbering, but Bulkhead is a skilled warrior with a loyal heart and fierce resolve! Now he can join your Cyberverse collection. Check out my review of Commander Class Bulkhead!

Sponsor News: BBTS - Hot Toys, Transformers, Bandai, Battleship, Marvel & More!

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Hi - Here is a quick update about some cool new arrivals and a bunch of exciting new preorders.

Nearly every Third Party item currently in stock is now on sale at 25% off! Take a look through the product list and be sure to browse the full menus as well. There are some great deals here, including 25% off previous sale prices, so be sure to take a look.

A new version of the T-800 Movie Masterpiece figure has been announced. This version comes with multiple hands, a full cloth outfit including leather jacket, an LED-lit hexagonal stand, multiple weapons, a detachable scale with cyberdyne chip, the PERS eyeball system and more. This figure is listed at $214.99, saving you $15 off of the MSRP.

Hot Toys has announced another member of the Avengers movie team. The sharpshooting bowman Hawkeye is next in line, and comes with multiple hands, his bow, multiple arrows and more. We have this figure listed at $174.99, $15 off the MSRP.

We have just listed 18 items that will be shipping from Bandai Japan in August. In addition to reissuing the GX-04S Grendizer All Speizer Set and the New World versions of Figuarts Zero Nico Robin and Tony Tony Chopper, We also have listings up for the new S.H. MonsterArts Fire Rodan, which comes with bonus parts for Godzilla and MechaGodzilla, as well as Phantasy Star Online RAcaseal Chogokin, Saint Cloth Myth EX Sagittarius Aiolos, Figuarts Zero Portgas Battle Version and Arlong figures, Robot Damashii Duel Gundam Assault Shroud, Robot Damashii Aura Battle Dunbine, many Kamen Rider and Tiger & Bunny figures and more.

The newest wave of Ultimate Collector figures includes characters like Alistair Overeem, Chael Sonnen, Dominick Cruz and more. We have three different case assortment in the regular line - Assortments A and B each have six figures and are listed at $79.99, while Specialty-exclusive Assortment C has 8 figures and is priced at $104.99. This assortment is also available as a set of 7 figures for $94.99, with the duplicate Anderson Silva Championship Edition figure with Belt priced at $13.99 individually. In addition to the regular assortments, we also have the Limited Edition Series 10. This assortment includes two of Alistair Overeem with T-Shirt and one each of Chael Sonnen in WEC Gloves with T-Shirt, Anthony Pettis Championship Edition with Belt, WEC Gloves & T-Shirt, Dominick Cruz Championship Edition with Belt, WEC Gloves & T-Shirt and Mark Coleman Signature Championship Edition with Belt. These figures are limited to 750 or 1500 pieces and are available as a Case of six for $161.99 or a Set of five for $139.99, with Alistair Overeem with T-Shirt also listed singly at $29.99.