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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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TRANSFORMERS MASTERPIECE - MP10
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.

Dinobots in "Dark of the Moon"? Maybe...maybe not.

in Dark of the Moon, Dinobot, Mini-Con, News

Worst Previews has posted an article mentioning the possibility of Dinobots appearing in "Dark of the Moon". Solicitations for the Dinobot toys pictured were previously put out already. These are Mini-Con Dinobots with G1 Dinobot color schemes (and Beast Machines names apparently).

Power Core Combiners Undertow with Waterlog Reviewed

in Combiner / Gestalt, Commander, Decepticon, News, Power Core Combiners

While there are tons of Transformers in the air and on the ground, only a select few battle it out on the seas. One of the Decepticons terrorizing the waterways is Undertow, a Power Core Combiner paired with Waterlog. You can read my review of this Decepticon and his partner in the Power Core Combiners review section.

Leonard Nimoy joins the cast of "Transformers Dark of the Moon"

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Optimus Prime voice actor Peter Cullen isn't the only Transformers voice actor from the 80's series to return in the upcoming "Dark of the Moon" movie. Entertainment Weekly has reported that well known "Star Trek" actor Leonard Nimoy has been cast as the voice of Sentinel Prime, the Autobot who taught Optimus Prime what he knows. Long time fans will remember Nimoy voiced Galvatron, the leader of the Decepticons in the 1986 Transformers feature film.

Press Release: Activision Gears up for monumental battle with Transformers Revenge of the Fallen

in 2009, News, Revenge of the Fallen, Revenge of the Fallen

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ACTIVISION GEARS UP FOR MONUMENTAL BATTLE WITH
TRANSFORMERS™: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN