Thanks to Amazon UK, we have our first look at an upcoming Animatronic Optimus Primal action figure. There is no product information on the page, but based on the images and packaging photo it appears the figure auto-transforms from one mode to the other. The item is listed at $159.43 USD) with a release date of July 15, 2023. For now, check out the images in the gallery below.
Update (May 25, 2023)
Hasbro has provided BWTF with official product information for this figure and Hasbro Pulse put up a video so we can see the figure in action! Check it all out below:
Transformers: Rise of the Beasts Command & Convert Animatronic Optimus Primal
(Ages 6 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $124.99/ Available: Now)
Get ready to roar into action with the Transformers: Rise of the Beasts Command & Convert Animatronic Optimus Primal electronic toy! Inspired by the new Transformers: Rise of the Beasts film, Optimus Primal converts into his powerful gorilla mode and guards Earth from every threat as leader of the Maximals. This 12.5-Inch electronic toy features automatic conversion between robot and gorilla modes at the sound of your voice! Activate more than 100 sound and motion combination with voice activation or at the push of a button. Features realistic molded fur details and comes with 2 attachable sword accessories. Requires 4 1.5V AA/LR6 batteries, not included. Available now on Hasbro Pulse and Amazon.com.*
*Note: The Amazon link above has been changed from a generic link to the BWTF affiliate link.