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Toy Review: Beast Hunters Voyager Class Optimus Prime

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Optimus Prime is no stranger to upgrading his body frame. After coming to Earth he had to change his vehicle mode to a truck, and now he's armored up and added weaponry to deal with the Predacons! Today's review looks at the "Beast Hunters" Optimus Prime figure.

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TRANSFORMERS ALTERNITY X SUPER GT GT-03 MEGATRON
A third Alternity x Super GT figure has been announced. Head Decepticon Megatron's car form will include his color scheme and he will have a new Race Queen accomplice as well. This new figure is listed at $109.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=TAK11676&mode=re...

"IRON MAN 2" - S.H. FIGUARTS IRON MAN, WAR MACHINE
Bandai Japan is releasing S.H. Figuarts figures for War Machine and Iron Man Mark VI as they appeared in "Iron Man 2". The Figuarts line is known for producing high-quality, well-articulated figures, and these will also come with alternate hands, rocket effects and more. We have Iron Man Mark VI listed at $69.99, with War Machine at $74.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=Figuarts%20Iron%20Man

STAR WARS SABERS ICE POP IT & COOKBOOK
Now you can make popsicle-lightsabers for your little and not-so-little Star Wars fans. This set comes with four lightsaber molds as well as a cookbook with 30 recipes for refrigerated Star Wars-themed treats, and is listed at $24.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=CHB10021&mode=re...

TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE & COINS
We will be getting a special shipment of MP-17 Masterpiece Prowl, MP-18 Masterpiece Smokescreen and MP-19 Masterpiece Bluestreak for customers who are interested in them. These packages are listed at $87.99 each.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=takara%20masterpie...

Toy Review: KRE-O Microchangers Decepticon Hook

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You think you're a good builder? Ha! Decepticon Hook would beg to differ! He thinks he's the best there is at building and he'll brag about it any time. This morning's review brings you a look at KRE-O Decepticon Hook.

Toy Review: Bot Shots Flip Shot Bumblebee

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With a new year comes a new form for Bumblebee! What hasn't changed is his ability to bash and crash his opponents. Today's review brings you a look at Flip Shot Bumblebee!

Toy Reviews: Generations Autobot Blaster & Steeljaw

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With his music blaring from his speakers, Autobot Blaster charges into battle with bravery and enthusiasm! With his trusty Deployer Steeljaw at his side Blaster is an inspiring force on the battlefield. Today's review brings you a look at "Generations" Autobot Blaster with Steeljaw!

Toy Review: Beast Hunters Voyager Class Predaking

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From the distant past Shockwave has used the CNA of ancient Transformers to bring the Predacons back to life! Their leader is the powerful Predaking, whose sword and Hydrafire cannons make him a force to be reckoned with! Today's review brings you a look at Voyager Class Predaking!

Toy Review: Commander Class "Beast Hunters" Optimus Prime

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Optimus Prime has changed form before, but this time he's more powerful than ever! With new armor, a Thunder Lance weapon and the Star Saber he's ready to take on the Predacons! This morning's review brings you a look at Commander Class Optimus Prime from "Beast Hunters".

Toy Review: KRE-O Microchangers Dirge

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Dirge is often depressed thanks to his need to be in the air all the time to do his job. Being on the ground doesn't help much either. Dirge is just all around grumpy! Check out my review of KREO Dirge!

Toy News: Botcon 2013 Exclusive Reveal - Obsidian!

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Hot on the heels of their first "Beast Machines" based reveal Strika, the logical follow through has been revealed: Obsidian! This figure takes the Voyager Class Highbrow figure and gives it a new deco and head, turning it into the partner of Strika. How do "Beast Machines" characters fit into "Machine Wars"? You'll have to read the Botcon 2013 story to find out!

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GI JOE BASIC FIGURE SERIES 01 - SET, SINGLES
This new assortment includes new decoes of Cobra Commander, a Cobra Trooper and Storm Shadow, along with Snake Eyes, Duke and Shipwreck. We have them listed as singles at $3.99 - $11.99 each, and as a Set of 6 at $31.99.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=GI%20Joe%202013%20...

MASS EFFECT SSV NORMANDY SR-2 18" SHIP REPLICA
This new 18" version of the SSV Normandy SR-2 rests atop a specially-designed base. It is limited to 1500 pieces worldwide and is priced at $239.99, saving you $60 off of the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=DH11060&mode=retail

WAR LORD UT-W02, UT-W03 - WAR RHINO, WAR BISON
The second figure in Unique Toys' War Lord release line is War Rhino. He includes a pack with two independently movable cannons that becomes the foot of War Lord, and is priced at $84.99. Like War Rhino, War Bison will include a cannon backpack that becomes a foot for War Lord, and he is priced at $84.99 as well, saving you $15 off of the MSRP.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=2810&company=1524