Hasbro has provided Ben's World of Transformers with official images and product information for the Bumblebee Movie Studio Series figures! There are no pre-order dates just yet but Hasbro does plan to put these up for pre-order soon. Check them out below:
TRANSFORMERS STUDIO SERIES WAVE 1 2022 PRODUCT INFO
Thanks to the folks at In Demand Toys, we have our first look at official photos of the upcoming Kingdom Core Class Hot Rod figure! Check out the pics below. More info on this guy as it is released!
Shadow Panther is a Predacon ninja who is stealthy, fast and devious. Using his Shadow Mist and Panther Shot powers this is one fierce enemy for Autobots and Maximals alike! Check out my review and gallery of one of the last Kingdom figures for 2021.
Release Date: September 2021
Price Point: $19.99 (depending on retailer)
Retailer: General Release (Amazon, Target, Walmart etc.)
Accessories: Tail/Whip Weapon
Official images and text below in italics are from Amazon.com:
The War for Cybertron trilogy is coming to a close with the last part of the Kingdom line currently on pre-order. However, one release that has been the subject of curiosity is Kingdom Red Alert. The figure was originally slated to be a Walgreens exclusive. Rumor was that its street date was meant to be October 2021, but to date there have not been appearances in store in the same way as other Walgreens exclusives from the past. Hasbro Pulse
As 2021 comes to a close as will the Kingdom line with its final wave due out in early 2022. While information on this wave has leaked here and there for months now (including some partial reveals by Hasbro itself) they have finally confirmed the final wave of the end to the War for Cybertron trilogy. Thanks to a reveal on its Facebook page, we now have the final roster for the end of Kingdom. Here's the breakdown from Facebook:
In the opening of the "Bumblebee" Movie there is a sequence on Cybertron where several Cybertronian versions of characters such as Optimus Prime, Arcee, Brawn and more were shown battling each other. You can check out that scene in this embed:
Earlier today Hasbro held a Q&A with several online venues including Ben's World of Transformers. At the very end of this session it was revealed that there would be a fifth wave of "Kingdom", the final chapter in the War for Cybertron story. One of the figures in this line? Blaster! Fans have been wanting Soundwave's Autobot adversary for years now and this figure represents the first original sculpt for the character in decades. Check out the official product information and images (along with screen grabs from the session) below: