Toy News: Walmart and Hasbro Pulse Post Pre-Orders for "Vintage Beast Wars"

03/15/21

For fans of the original Beast Wars Transformers series, it has been an exciting day!  Earlier today both Walmart and Hasbro Pulse put up preorders for the four Vintage Beast Wars figures: Cheetor, Megatron, Optimus Primal and Rattrap!  Check out the official product descriptions and images below (along with links to the pre-order pages):

Cheetor - $22.99 (Hasbro Pulse | Walmart)
Transformers Toys Vintage Beast Wars Cheetor Collectible Action Figure - Adults and Kids Ages 8 and Up, 5-inch

(Re)start a vintage Beast Wars collection with this Transformers: Vintage Beast Wars Cheetor figure! Inspired by the classic 90s toy, Cheetor is designed like the original version -- including figure styling, packaging, and art from the 1996 Beast Wars releases, plus classic tech specs and accessories. Figure features green eyes in the style of the 1997 toy release.

Like a bolt of greased lightning, Cheetor strikes fast and strikes hard. Quiet and confident with incredible reflexes, he is equally efficient when battling in robot mode or in his artificially enhanced organic earth form. Cheetor constantly stalks the jungle in search of Predacon enemies, daring them to challenge him and his laser-powered quasar cannon.

Cheetor figure comes with 2 blaster accessories and converts from cheetah to robot mode in 9 steps.

Clip out and save the on-box tech specs to share, then see how this figure stacks up against other heroic Maximals and evil Predacons (each sold separately).

Transformers and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro.

Includes: figure, 2 accessories, and instructions. Figure scale: 5-inch Ages 8 and up WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years. © 2021 Hasbro. All rights reserved.

 

  • RE-CREATION OF THE ORIGINAL BEAST WARS DESIGN: This vintage Beast Wars Cheetor figure is inspired by the original 1996 Beast Wars release. Figure features green eyes in the style of the 1997 toy release
  • CLASSIC CONVERSION: Cheetor figure features classic Beast Wars conversion from cheetah to robot mode in 9 steps
  • VINTAGE WEAPON ACCESSORIES: Cheetor figure comes with classic tail blaster and water-squirting “gut blaster” weapon accessories. Tail blaster attaches as cheetah tail and water blaster attaches as cheetah stomach in beast mode. Water blaster is functional in both modes. Figure also features flip-down mutant head
  • RETRO PACKAGING: Inspired by the original Beast Wars packaging in the "rocky bubble," this pack features the original Beast Wars logo, and character art
  • TECH SPECS: Tech specs for Cheetor are included on the pack in the classic Beast Wars style fans know and love. Compare figures’ strength, speed, firepower, and more

Megatron - $49.99 (Hasbro Pulse | Walmart)
Transformers Toys Vintage Beast Wars Predacon Megatron Collectible Action Figure - Adults and 0Kids Ages 8 and Up, 7.5-inch

(Re)start a vintage Beast Wars collection with this Transformers: Vintage Beast Wars Predacon Megatron figure! Inspired by the classic 90s toy, Predacon Megatron is designed like the original version -- including figure styling, packaging, and art from the 1996 Beast Wars releases, plus classic tech specs and accessories.

Millions of years ago, Tyrannosaurus rex ruled the earth. Today, Megatron plans to do the same! Duplicating dinosaur DNA stolen from human research labs, the evil leader has re-engineered his body structure and equipped it with fearsome high-tech firepower!

Predacon Megatron figure comes with 2 missile accessories and converts from T. rex to robot mode in 11 steps.

Clip out and save the on-box tech specs to share, then see how this figure stacks up against other heroic Maximals and evil Predacons (each sold separately).

Transformers and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro.

Includes: figure, 2 accessories, and instructions.

Figure scale: 7.5-inch

Ages 8 and up
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
© 2021 Hasbro. All rights reserved.

  • RE-CREATION OF THE ORIGINAL BEAST WARS DESIGN: This vintage Beast Wars Predacon Megatron figure is inspired by the original 1996 Beast Wars release, including his bat-like wing adornments that fold to become a mutant head
  • CLASSIC CONVERSION & DESIGN: Predacon Megatron figure features classic Beast Wars conversion from robot to T. rex mode in 11 steps
  • VINTAGE WEAPON ACCESSORIES: Predacon Megatron figure comes with 2 missile accessories that can be stored in the figure’s thighs. Missile launchers work in both modes. Figure also features water-squirting T. rex head that functions in both modes
  • RETRO PACKAGING: Inspired by the original Beast Wars packaging, this pack features the original Beast Wars logo and character art
  • TECH SPECS: Tech specs for Predacon Megatron are included on the pack in the classic Beast Wars style fans know and love. Compare figures’ strength, speed, firepower, and more

Optimus Primal $49.99 (Hasbro Pulse | Walmart)
Transformers Toys Vintage Beast Wars Optimus Primal Collectible Action Figure - Adults and Kids Ages 8 and Up, 8.5-inch

(Re)start a vintage Beast Wars collection with this Transformers: Vintage Beast Wars Optimus Primal figure! Inspired by the classic 90s toy, Optimus Primal is designed like the original version -- including figure styling, packaging, and art from the 1996 Beast Wars releases, plus classic tech specs and accessories.

Optimus Primal has biogenetically re-engineered his body structure into a gargantuan robotic gorilla! Cybernetically fused musculature has enhanced strength to super-powered levels. Shoulder-mounted, mega-blast missile cannons launch devastating attacks upon foolish Predacon invaders. When they force him to fight, they force him to win!

Optimus Primal figure comes with a skull flail, 2 Cyber Blades, and 4 missile accessories. Converts from gorilla to robot mode in 7 steps.

Clip out and save the on-box tech specs to share, then see how this figure stacks up against other heroic Maximals and evil Predacons (each sold separately).

Transformers and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro.

Includes: figure, 7 accessories, and instructions.

Figure scale: 8.5-inch
Ages 8 and up
WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years.
© 2021 Hasbro. All rights reserved.

  • RE-CREATION OF THE ORIGINAL BEAST WARS DESIGN: This vintage Beast Wars Optimus Primal figure is inspired by the original 1996 Beast Wars release, including his flip-down mutant head and the switch on the back of the figure that triggers chest-beating gorilla arm action!
  • CLASSIC CONVERSION: Optimus Primal figure features Beast Wars conversion from robot to gorilla mode in 7 steps
  • VINTAGE WEAPON ACCESSORIES: Optimus Primal figure comes with skull flail, 2 Cyber Blades, and 4 missile accessories. Flail accessory can be stored in right arm. Left arm opens to reveal double-barreled missile launcher
  • RETRO PACKAGING: Inspired by the original Beast Wars packaging, this pack features the original Beast Wars logo and character art
  • TECH SPECS: Tech specs for Optimus Primal are included on the pack in the classic Beast Wars style fans know and love. Compare figures’ strength, speed, firepower, and more

Rattrap $22.99 (Hasbro Pulse | Walmart)
Transformers Toys Vintage Beast Wars Rattrap Collectible Action Figure - Adults and Kids Ages 8 and Up, 4-inch

(Re)start a vintage Beast Wars collection with this Transformers: Vintage Beast Wars Rattrap figure! Inspired by the classic 90s toy, Rattrap is designed like the original version -- including figure styling, packaging, and art from the 1996 Beast Wars releases, plus classic tech specs and accessories.

Scouring city streets for Predacon enemies, Rattrap maintains his strength by feeding on grunge and grime and any wretched refuse he may encounter along the way. His fellow Maximals rely on his reconnaissance reports to locate enemy outposts.

Rattrap figure comes with a blaster accessory and converts from rat to robot mode in 3 steps.

Clip out and save the on-box tech specs to share, then see how this figure stacks up against other heroic Maximals and evil Predacons (each sold separately).

Transformers and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro.

Includes: figure, accessory, and instructions. Figure scale: 4-inch Ages 8 and up WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 years. © 2021 Hasbro. All rights reserved.

  • RE-CREATION OF THE ORIGINAL BEAST WARS DESIGN: This vintage Beast Wars Rattrap figure is inspired by the original 1996 Beast Wars release
  • SPRING-ACTION ONE-STEP CONVERSION: Rattrap figure features spring action one-step conversion from rat to robot mode activated by pulling up on the base of his tail
  • VINTAGE WEAPON ACCESSORY: Rattrap figure comes with a snap-together blaster accessory that can be stored in a secret location inside the rat mode hind legs
  • RETRO PACKAGING: Inspired by the original Beast Wars packaging in the "rocky bubble," this pack features the original Beast Wars logo, and character art
  • TECH SPECS: Tech specs for Rattrap are included on the pack in the classic Beast Wars style fans know and love. Compare figures’ strength, speed, firepower, and more