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Toy News: Official Product Info & Images of Comic Edition Autobot Flame & Emirate Xaaron

This past week has brought on a lot of Transformers toy reveals.  One of the most surprising is a continuation of the "Comic Edition" series featuring Autobot Flame and Emirate Xaaron!  These two characters are fairly obscure today, but back during the run of the Marvel G1 comic books both characters made memorable appearances in UK exclusive stories.  Xaaron would then go on to appear in the US comics. 

Toy News: BWTF Sponsor BigBadToyStore Reveals "Legacy United" Gobots!

Thanks to a video posted on Facebook by BWTF sponsor BigBadToyStore, we now have our first look at three upcoming "reborn" Gobots in the Legacy United line!  Based on the Takara Tomy "Gobots" from 2004, this assortment includes Pathfinder, Treds and Smallfoot based on the Cosmos, Warpath and Gears sculpts.  Check out screenshots from the Facebook video below.  These items will go up for preorder tomorrow at 12PM CST!

Toy News: Takara Tomy Reveals New "MPG" Diaclone Inspired Figures

Amazon Japan has posted two listings for two new Diaclone inspired MPG releases: DK2 Guard and Lift Ticket!  DK2 Guard is based off the black and red version of the figure that would eventually become Ironhide in G1 while Lift Ticket is based on a variant of the figure that would eventually become G1 Hoist.  DK2 Guard is priced at ¥17,330 (about $111.98 USD) while Lift Ticket is ¥21,037 (about $135.93 USD).  Both are scheduled for release on February 22, 2025.  For now, c