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Toy News: Official Stock Images of "Cyberverse" figures revealed at New York Comic-Con 2018

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Toy News: Official Stock Images of "Cyberverse" figures revealed at New York Comic-Con 2018

Hasbro has provided Ben's World of Transformers with stock images of the "Cyberverse" figures revealed at New York Comic-Con 2018. However no official press release or product descriptions were provided so here is a rundown of the classes shown during Hasbro's press event on Thursday, October 4th.

Scout Class
Two Scout Class figures were shown: Autobot Ratchet and Shadow Striker. The Scout Class will continue with the play pattern of a robot that "half transforms" into what is essentially a vehicle with a robot sticking out of it.

One Step Changers

Scout Class Shadow Striker
Scout Class Ratchet
Scout Class Ratchet
One Step Bumblebee
One Step Bumblebee
One Step Bumblebee
One Step Megatron
One Step Megatron
One Step Megatron
One Step Hot Rod
One Step Hot Rod
One Step Hot Rod
One Step Optimus Prime
One Step Optimus Prime
One Step Optimus Prime
One Step Wheeljack
One Step Wheeljack
One Step Wheeljack
One Step Prowl
One Step Prowl
One Step Prowl
Warrior Prowl
Warrior Prowl
Warrior Soundwave
Warrior Soundwave
Warrior Soundwave
Warrior Hot Rod
Warrior Hot Rod
Warrior Hot Rod
Ultra Optimus Prime
Ultra Optimus Prime
Ultra Optimus Prime
Ultra Slipstream
Ultra Slipstream
Ultra Slipstream
Ultimate Bumblebee
Ultimate Bumblebee
Ultimate Bumblebee
Ultimate Bumblebee

Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "Siege" Decepticon figures revealed at New York Comic-Con 2018

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Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "Siege" Decepticon figures revealed at New York Comic-Con 2018

Hasbro has provided Ben's World of Transformers with official stock photos of the products revealed today at New York Comic-Con 2018! Check out the official product descriptions and images in this post:

Refraktor
Refraktor
Aimless
Aimless
Aimless
Blowpipe
Blowpipe
Blowpipe
Airstrike Patrol
Airstrike Patrol
Airstrike Patrol
Toy News: Official Stock Photos of "Siege" Decepticon figures revealed at New York Comic-Con 2018
Laserbeak and Ravage
Laserbeak and Ravage
Brunt
Brunt
Brunt
Brunt as armor
Megatron
Megatron
Starscream
Starscream
Soundwave
Soundwave
Skytread
Skytread
Shockwave
Shockwave
Shockwave

Pre-Order Alert: Studio Series Deluxe Drift with Baby Dinobots Sharp-T, Pterry, and Tops up for pre-order on Entertainment Earth

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Pre-Order Alert: Studio Series Deluxe Drift with Baby Dinobots Sharp-T, Pterry, and Tops up for pre-order on Entertainment Earth

New York Comic-Con is upon us and with it a new Transformers Studio Series exclusive for pre-order! This time out it is Drift as he appeared in "The Last Knight" with the adorable "Baby Dinobots" 'Tops, Pterry and Sharp-T! Check out the official description below:

Free Exclusive Hasbro Gift with Purchase! One per order, while Supplies Last.

  • Exclusive Transformers Studio Series figure pack!
Pre-Order Alert: Studio Series Deluxe Drift with Baby Dinobots Sharp-T, Pterry, and Tops up for pre-order on Entertainment Earth

Events: BWTF is off to New York Comic-Con

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Events: BWTF is off to New York Comic-Con

Every year thousands of fans gather in New York City for one of the biggest and geekiest events in town : New York Comic-Con! This year Ben's world of Transformers returns to NYCC to provide coverage of the convention including Hasbro's press event, panels and more! On Thursday I will be attending Hasbro's press event and the She-Ra panel at 3PM ET. Be sure to follow BWTF on Facebook and Twitter to follow my coverage from Thursday to Sunday!

Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend

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Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend

Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

A Triple XP event with an Old Guard Crystal that grants a 4-Star bot selected from the most veteran Earth Wars warriors. With no duplicates! And the sneak preview of 2 new bots!

Days of Old

Gather your Alliance members and take part in this weekend's event to win:

- An Old Guard Crystal that grants a 4-Star bot selected from the most veteran Earth Wars warriors. With no duplicates!
- Up to 30,000 Spark
- Up to 2,000 Premium Shards and 1,500 3-Stars Shards
- Lots of Sharkticon Battle Boosters!

Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend
Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend
Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend
Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend
Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend
Game News: Alliances get a shot at a 4 Star 'bot in "Earth Wars" this weekend

Business News: FAO Schwarz Flagship store to reopen in Manhattan

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Business News: FAO Schwarz Flagship store to reopen in Manhattan

FAO Schwarz is one of the oldest toy stores still in operation. However, far from its grand days with a giant store in New York City's famous Fifth Avenue shopping district (and appearance in the 1988 hit movie "Big") the store's profile in New York City shrunk down to a small corner of Bergdorf Goodman in 2017 after its store on Fifth Avenue closed (it is now an Apple Store).

Business News: Toys 'R' Us may be coming back

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Business News: Toys 'R' Us may be coming back

Earlier this year toy collectors had to say goodbye to Toys 'R' Us stores in the United States, with the former Toys 'R' Us locations becoming other stores or sitting empty to this day. It seemed that the age of Geoffrey greeting you as you looked for a toy was over - or is it?

Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released

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Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released

With the end of September comes the release of the "Bumblebee" live action movie toy line! As they have done many times in the past, Target is releasing some exclusive figures as part of a live action Transformers movie release. This time out they have released figures under the banner of "Bumblebee Greatest Hits", using a retro theme focusing on music. There are three items currently in release.

Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released
Toy News: Target exclusive "Bumblebee" Movie "Greatest Hits" figures released

Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity

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Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity

Optimus Is Here is a page maintained by "Team Prime", a group of dedicated fans who have constructed several screen accurate replicas of vehicles featured in the live action Transformers films. The star of their fleet is an Optimus Prime truck based on the character's appearance in "Age of Extinction" and "The Last Knight". On September 22, 2018 Team Prime brought Optimus Prime to a car show in Westfield, NJ. There, fans could take photos with the truck and donate to charity.

Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity
Event: Optimus Prime visits Westfield, NJ for charity

In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon

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In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon

The "Bumblebee" movie toy line has launched and listings have begun to appear at various online retailers. However, while the main "Bumblebee" toy line is hitting shelves, the "Studio Series" figure from the film has been a bit of a mystery. Now the figure has been listed on Amazon as in stock and ready to ship! Check out the official photos and description below:

In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon
In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon
In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon
In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon
In Stock Alert: "Bumblebee" movie "Studio Series" Bumblebee in stock at Amazon