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Toy Review: Transformers Timelines Botcon 2012 Kick-Over

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His fighting skills were borne from the pits of Polyhex, but after leading a dramatic escape from the Decepticon, Kick-Over has gone on to become one of Optimus Prime's most trusted warriors. Today's review brings you a look at Botcon 2012 Kick-Over!

Toy Review: Transformers Timelines "Invasion" Botcon 2012 Exclusive Optimus Prime

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In another universe, the name Optimus Prime strikes terror into allies and foes alike! Leading his army of evil Autobots, this mad despot has made conquest his mission and will stop at nothing to destroy the heroic Decepticons. Today's review brings you a look at the Botcon 2012 "Invasion" Shattered Glass Optimus Prime!

Toy Reviews: McDonalds Happy Meal Breakdown & Knock Out

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One is a sadistic Decepticon scientist obsessed with his looks. The other is a gigantic brute bent on destruction. Together the two make up the first of my "Transformers Prime" Happy Meal toy reviews. The "Transformers Prime" section has now been updated with reviews of McDonalds Breakdown and Knock Out.

Toy Review: "Transformers Prime" Commander Class Optimus Prime

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Optimus Prime is one of the most powerful Autobots but also one of the wisest. His strength has guided freedom loving beings for eons. Now on Earth he fights to defend humanity against the evil of the Decepticons! Check out my review of Cyberverse Optimus Prime!

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).