As a new year settles in Kingdom toys have begun to hit toy store shelves. With that comes discounts on last year's releases. Among them are the Vintage G1 Blaster exclusively sold at Walmart stores. Some locations have begun to sell this figure for prices as insanely low as $1.45! The two photos below were taken by yours truly at the East Brunswick, NJ Walmart this morning.
Earlier this month Hasbro revealed R.E.D. Bumblebee and Starscream and now you can pre-order them on Walmart's site! Bumblebee is listed for a June 3 release while Starscream is listed for June 7. Check out the product descriptions and official images below (with links to the order pages).
Today's news drop from the Official Transformers Facebook Page brings us a look at two upcoming R.E.D. figures: Bumblebee and Starscream! Both figures are due April 2021 and will feature non-transforming figures with a bunch of accessories. These are companion lines to other series like Star Wars Black Series and Marvel Legends offering figures roughly in a 1:12 scale. Like previous R.E.D. releases these will be Walmart exclusives. Pre-orders will go up soon.
Earlier this year, Hasbro revealed that Walmart would be carrying an exclusive line of Titans Return Headmaster redecos featuring the Japanese head sculpts released during the Legends line. These figures would be featuring recreations of the retro-G1 styled packaging, adding to their "Vintage G1" aesthetic and appeal. While listings went up (and supposedly orders briefly became available) these have not showed up at retail in the United States just yet.
Months ago it was announced that the Transformers line would be entering the realm of figures such as Star Wars: Black Series and Marvel Legends with a series of 1:12 scale non-transforming figures based on the appearance of the characters in the G1 animated series. Now these items are in stock at Walmart.com! Check out links to the listings, product information and images below:
A few weeks ago, Hasbro revealed that they would be expanding their Walmart Exclusive Vintage G1 offerings with something (relatively) new. Instead of reissuing figures from the 80's, their next set of exclusives would feature Titans Return Titan Masters with the Takara Tomy head sculpts, alternate decos and most impressively, recreations of the original G1 Headmaster boxes! It took Walmart weeks to post the actual listings, and oddly to this day they are still not in stock to order. They are listed with a price of $19.87 each (which is a very
Release Year: February 2004
Retailer: Wal-Mart Exclusive (has not appeared at any other retailer yet, but is not marked as one on the packaging)
Price: $6.99 (depending on retailer)
Transformation Difficulty Level: 1
Accessories: Gun for Prowl