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Toy News: Walmart Exclusive Galaxy Shuttle and Vintage G1 "Transformers The Movie" Hot Rod & Starscream Officially Revealed

Some news catch up from earlier today.  While I was running to New York Comic-Con 2022, Hasbro and Walmart released pre-orders for three exciting new exclusives!  The first is the Galaxy Shuttle first revealed yesterday.  The other two figures however were pleasant surprises: Vintage G1 reissues of Hot Rod and Starscream.  However, instead of using pure vintage colors, these two figures have new decos based on their appearance in the animated Transformers: The Movie film!  The figures are each packed in G1 shaped bo

Toy News: "Legacy" Speedia 500 Velocitron Leader Class Galaxy Shuttle Revealed?

Thanks to the folks over at TFW2005, we have our first (unofficial) look at what appear to be stock photos of the upcoming Legacy Velocitron series Leader Class, Galaxy Shuttle!  Galaxy Shuttle was one of the Cybertron warriors from the Victory series in Japan.  With characters like Star Saber and Victory Leo getting recognition in Generations, it's cool that another character from that series may be appearing in the toy line!  No officia

Toy News: Hasbro PulseCon 2022 "Transformers" Panel Rundown

During day one of Hasbro PulseCon 2022 the Transformers team revealed figures from Legacy Evolution, the continuation of Legacy in 2023!  They also showed off surprise reveals including Magic The Gathering/Transformers cards and the final Shattered Glass figure of 2022.  Check out my rundown of the panel here (with over 80 screenshots!).  You can also view the stream in the embed below:

Toy News: Behind the Scenes Info & Images for "Buzzworthy Bumblebee" Bonecrusher

Hasbro Transformers Design Manager Sam Smith has posted some more behind-the-scenes information about an upcoming release on Instagram.  This time out, the focus is on the Buzzworthy Bumblebee Bonecrusher that went up fore pre-order today.  Many fans were wondering about how the Decepticon would be working with the Autobot-allied organization N.E.S.T.  Well, Sam gives us that info and more!  Check out the info mirrored below:

Toy News: "Legacy" Velocitron Speedia 500 Hot Rod Revealed

Thanks to JTPrime on TFW2005 we have our first look at (what appear to be) stock photos of the upcoming Legacy Speedia 500 Hot Rod!  This figure is a redeco of the Studio Series 86 Hot Rod based on the deco of the original G1 Hot Rod action figure.  There has been no official announcement about this figure yet, but for now you can check out the images in the gallery below!