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Toy Reviews: Bot Shots Megatron Super Bot Reviewed

in Bot Shots, Dark of the Moon, Decepticon, News

Partly inspired by his Generation One roots and his appearance in "Dark of the Moon", Bot Shots Megatron takes on a new form as a truck! Check out my review of Bot Shots Super Bot Megatron.

Toy News: The Transformers Collector's Club clarifies upcoming SG set info

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Weeks ago fans were given a look at artwork and figures for the upcoming "Shattered Glass" E-Hobby/TFCC joint exclusive set. The TFCC (@The_TF_Club) has clarified some items via Twitter:

"The SG VSE will be in the same packaging sold overseas. So, no special US packaging."

"The plan for the comic however is to have an english edition..."

Toy Reviews: Generations Springer Reviewed

in Autobot, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, News, Toys R Us Exclusive

Witty, brave and strong, Springer represents some of the best qualities of an Autobot. Whether he's using his missile launchers or powerful sword, this is one Autobot Decepticons don't want to mess with! Check out my review of the Generations Springer figure!

Sponsor News: BBTS Calibre Transformers Statues, Assassin's Creed III

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Calibre's large scale Transformer statues are now up for preorder. Each piece is limited to only 500 - Prime is available at $1399.99 and Bumblebee is $1199.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/menu.aspx?menu=527&category=8935

Assassin's Creed III - Connor 8" Vinyl Figure - distributed exclusively by BBTS in the USA
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=SYC10028&mode=re...

Another big list of Japanese Exclusives
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=10527

Video Games: Fall of Cybertron DLC packs: Dinobots, Insecticons, G1 skins and more!

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Want more "Fall of Cybertron" action? There are now three DLC's available for you to increase your multi-player fun! Check out the video trailer and then detailed information below from the High Moon Press Release:

Toy Reviews: Generations San Diego Comic-Con Exclusive Bruticus Reviewed

in Combaticon, Comic-Con Exclusive, Decepticon, Deluxe, Generation One, Generations, News

This past July, Hasbro released the first iteration of the Combaticons from the current "Fall of Cybertron" video game. These five Generations figures were released as a boxed set exclusive to San Diego Comic-Con. My reviews for these figures are now up for your enjoyment!

Comic Books: "More than Meets the Eye" #8 Reviewed

in Generation One, News

The Decepticon scavengers on Clemency are facing an impending deadline: the arrival of the dangerous and insane Decepticon Justice Division! They are surely overmatched, but Krok has a plan that might save them all...or not. Today's comic book review brings you a look at "More than Meets the Eye" issue #8!

Comic Books: "Regeneration One" #83 Reviewed

in Generation One, News

The Wreckers have found human survivors of Megatron's war but what they find is not what they expected! Meanwhile Optimus Prime prepares to face the consequences of his inaction. All this and more G1 references than you can shake a stick at all in my review of "Regeneration One" Issue 83!

Toy Reviews: Beast Wars Transmetal Waspinator & Transmetal 2 Spittor reviews restored

in Beast Wars, News, Predacon, Transmetal

Two Predacons make their way back on to Ben's World of Transformers today! Complete with new photography, the reviews for Transmetal Waspinator and Transmetal 2 Spittor have been restored!

Toy News: Transformers Prime "First Edition" to be a shared exclusive

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BWTF has just received this fantastic news from Hasbro:

Transformers fans,

At Comic-Con, the Transformers team announced that the Transformers Prime First Edition action figure line would be made available at Toys R Us. We’re excited to share with you that BigBadToyStore.com and Entertainment Earth will also carry the line. The Transformers Prime First Edition items that will be available at all three of these retailers include:

Deluxe Scale:

  • STARSCREAM
  • ARCEE
  • TERRORCON CLIFFJUMPER
  • VEHICON

Voyager Scale:

  • BULKHEAD
  • OPTIMUS PRIME

Additionally, BigBadToyStore.com will start pre-sell for their Dark Energon exclusive items that were announced at Comic-Con on September 1. The items in this line include:

Deluxe Scale:

  • DARK ENERGON DEFENDER WHEELJACK
  • DARK ENERGON KNOCKOUT
  • DARK ENERGON STARSCREAM
  • DARK ENERGON DEFENDER BUMBLEBEE

Voyager Scale:

  • DARK ENERGON DEFENDER OPTIMUS PRIME
  • DARK ENERGON MEGATRON