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Up In Smoke: Problems with U.S. Sales of Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust

Up In Smoke: Problems with U.S. Sales of Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust

Smoke Out! - From BigBadToyStore.com: We wanted to update you about a new development in regards to your preorder of the Transformers Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust figure from Takara. We were just contacted by a law firm on behalf of Marlboro & Phillip Morris USA. They informed us that the MP-23 Exhaust figure infringes on their trademark and trade dress for products marketed and sold in the USA. Read more by clicking here.
Official images of Generations Combiner Wars Optimus, Silverbolt, Alpha Bravo, Dragstrip, and more!

Official images of Generations Combiner Wars Optimus, Silverbolt, Alpha Bravo, Dragstrip, and more!

COMBINER WARS!!! - Late on Friday afternoon, Hasbro shared new official images of six figures from the highly anticipated Generations COMBINER WARS, which should start hitting online and brick-and-mortar retailers starting in December. This set of images includes robot mode, vehicle mode, and in-package images of the following figures: Optimus Prime, Silverbolt, Firefly, Skydive, Alpha Bravo and Dragstrip. This is the first time that we've seen in-package images of the Deluxe Class figures. While the packaging of the Voyagers sport a sharp looking black and red color scheme, the Deluxe Class figures each sport a very nice piece of artwork. Check out the images by clicking here.
Twincast / Podcast #104

Twincast / Podcast #104

Wrath of Con - Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host for the evening, ScottyP, along with Jon 3.0, Seibertron, and Rotorstorm. Tonight we look back on the fun that was TFCon Chicago along with another masterpiece reveal, some long awaited decals, the next star of the James Bond series and the latest announcement from the Botcon crew!
New Galleries: Manga Compilation Lucky Draw Black Tracks and Transformers Collection Tracks

New Galleries: Manga Compilation Lucky Draw Black Tracks and Transformers Collection Tracks

Lucky Draw - We're proud to present our two newest galleries: New Galleries: Manga Compilation Lucky Draw Black Tracks and Transformers Collection Tracks. First up, Manga Complilation Lucky Draw Black Tracks. This gorgeous redeco of the G1 favorite just stands out amongst the collection and draws your attention. (Guess that's why they call them Lucky Draws? The second of our galleries is the original, the one and only, G1 Tracks. Flame hood deco and all, this classy blue Corvette turns into the classy Autobot with the voice so ritzy, you'd swear he was wearing an ascot! You can see the full galleries for each figure by clicking here.
Twincast / Podcast #103

Twincast / Podcast #103

Road Trip - Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host for the evening, ScottyP, along with Seibertron, Rotorstorm and special guest, Shadowbeast. Tonight we discuss those newly annouced Year of The Goat platinum figures, fun times a New York Comic Con, road trippin' to TFCon, Angry Birds, the drool worth Legacy book and the ever elusive G2 Combat Heroes Optimus Prime and Megatron. Check it out here!

Official Images: Takara Tomy Series 1 Movie and Generation 1 Q Transformers

Posted 8 hours ago by LOST Cybertronian - 3,201 views

TakaraTomyMall has posted many official images of series 1 of the new Q Transformers. This set of 8 super deformed figures is divided into 4 movie and 4 Generation 1 characters. The movie bots include Optimus Prime, Crosshairs, Lockdown and Bumblebee while the Generation 1 bots are comprised of Rodimus, Prowl, Sideswipe and of course Bumblebee. - Read More

Official Junkheap, Vehicon And High Octane Bumblebee Power Battlers In Package Images

Posted 10 hours ago by Autobot032 - 4,658 views

Much like the year, the Age Of Extinction toy line is coming to an end. We've seen the finals waves of the Deluxes, Voyagers and Leaders, as well as exclusives and even the simplified line for children. Which beings us to the image mirrored below. (Image courtesy of Daim Choc) The final wave of AoE figures consists of Decepticon Junkheap, a Waste Management garbage truck as well as Vehicon, a toy only transformation of Cemetery Winds sleek dune buggies featured during the farm chase sequence - Read More

Problem with Takara Tomy Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust and Marlboro's parent company Phillip Morris

Posted 2 days ago by Seibertron - 19,290 views

BigBadToyStore.com wrote:Hi - We wanted to update you about a new development in regards to your preorder of the Transformers Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust figure from Takara. We were just contacted by a law firm on behalf of Marlboro & Phillip Morris USA. They informed us that the MP-23 Exhaust figure infringes on their trademark and trade dress for products marketed and sold in the USA. The mark in question is generally shaped like this: | | |/\| This mark is found on the hood/roof of - Read More

TFsource Weekly WrapUp! MP-21 w / Battle Mask, Green Giant, Microblaze Creations and More!

Posted 2 days ago by LOST Cybertronian - 14,810 views

TFsource Weekly WrapUp! MP-21 w/Battle Mask, Green Giant, Microblaze Creations and More! Greetings Sourcefans! We're wrapping up this week with new preorders like MP-21 - Masterpiece Bumblebee - with Coin & Battle Mask, Reformatted - R-09 - Eupatorium the Warrior, Reformatted - R-10 - Salvia Prominon the Saint, SXS-R02 - Overlocking, Unique Toys - Ordin - O-02 Alberich, ToyWorld - TW-D02 Muddy, TW-06 Devilstar, and TW-H04 Infinitor, Xtransbots - MX-I Apollyon, CDMW-39 - The King's - Read More

RobotKingdom.com Newsletter #1249

Posted 3 days ago by Autobot032 - 16,893 views

ROBOTKINGDOM .COM Newsletter #1249 Hi, Here is a quick update from www.robotkingdom.com. Free TF Movie 3 Trading Cards for every orders and unsent Preorders! For every USD50 ordered, 4 pack of TF Movie 3 Trading card will be included. For over USD300 Order, A Card Album will also be included! #1 Hot News Evangelion MP-10 Masterpiece Convoy / Optimus Prime with Trailer. Pre-order, Start Shipping on 29th November 2014. US$279.9 http://www.robotkingdom.com/mp10eva.html Takara - Read More

OPTIMUS plays RISE OF THE DARK SPARK (GIVEAWAY!)

Posted 3 days ago by Autobot032 - 14,580 views

Fellow Seibertronian, fan and voice actor extraordinaire, jON3.0 has posted a new video review featuring Optimus playing Rise Of The Dark Spark and giving away a copy of it for the PS4! jON3.0 wrote: Optimus plays Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark! Win a free PS4 copy of the game by going to http://bit.ly/Vb9LNd and leaving a comment on any video "I subscribed for the Dark Spark" to enter in the giveaway! Must be 18+ or have parents' permission; ends Dec 31st! Keep your optics tuned - Read More

Masterpiece MP-21 Bumblebee / Spike With Exo-Suit Video Review

Posted 3 days ago by Autobot032 - 18,106 views

You're probably thinking "Another Masterpiece Bumblebee review?!" and it does seem like he's taking the review/headline world by storm right now, but this time we get to see Spike in his Exo-Suit, plus the figure in question here seems to be the finished product, and it's in English from the get go. So, now that the whole package is available for review, will you be buying? Check out the embed below, courtesy of RocketPunchArmy and find out! When you're done, post your thoughts on the board - Read More

Steve Jablonsky Adresses Why Age of Extinction Score No Longer Available on iTunes

Posted 3 days ago by LOST Cybertronian - 14,674 views

Age of Extinction composer Steve Jablonsky addresses the issue of why the score to Age of Extinction is no longer available on iTunes after fans brought the matter to his attention. This is what he had to say on his Facebook page. If you are looking for a CD copy of the score, Steve mentions you can still get unsigned copies at La-La Land Records and once those are gone then that is it. Steve Jablonsky wrote:I’ve received a lot of questions on Facebook and Twitter asking why the TF4 - Read More

Marcelo Matere Featured in Transformers Legends Signature Series Event

Posted 3 days ago by LOST Cybertronian - 11,815 views

According to the DeNA Games Facebook page, artwork from artist Marcelo Matere is featured in this week's Signature Series event. DeNA Games wrote:This week's TRANSFORMERS Legends episode is another Signature Series featuring artwork from Marcelo Matere art. He's chosen some cool and memorable TRANSFORMERS characters for all kinds of fans. http://denagam.es/PlayTFL - Read More

New Amazon Japan Age of Extinction Blu-Ray Exclusive Hound Image

Posted 3 days ago by LOST Cybertronian - 19,302 views

Thanks to the @TF_pr Twitter account, we get a new image of the Hound figure included with upcoming Amazon Japan exclusive Age of Extinction Blu-Ray release. This image looks like a much darker green than the previous promotional image. This set is scheduled for release December 10. - Read More

Color Images of Kotobukiya D-Style Megatron

Posted 3 days ago by LOST Cybertronian - 17,427 views

A couple of months after seeing the prototype revealed, we now get to see Kotobukiya D-style Megatron in all his little evil deformed glory. Megatron comes with three different facial expressions as well as his energon mace and a little version of his own alt mode. Check out the images below. - Read More

BBTS Sponsor News: Batman, Diamond Select, Godzilla, Marvel, Game of Thrones, Transformers & More!

Posted 4 days ago by Va'al - 22,362 views

-------------- NEW PRE-ORDERS -------------- 1:12 THE DARK KNIGHT BATMAN ACTION FIGURE PX PREVIEWS EXCLUSIVE This 6" figure is designed by Mezco to have a cloth outfit and over 32 points of articulation. He comes in his blue and gray outfit with alternate 'clawed' hands and a grappling hook of some kind. We have him listed at $64.99, $5 off the MSRP. http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/prod ... ode=retail "ALIENS" MINIMATES SERIES 01 SET OF 8 Included in this new set are - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #35 iTunes Preview

Posted 4 days ago by Va'al - 14,458 views

In further comics news from IDW Publishing, Mariel Romero has also uploaded some screenshots to iTunes for the upcoming beginning of Days of Deception in the More Than Meets the Eye ongoing series! Check out below the sneak peek mirrored from the site, and look out for the full preview in the coming weeks on Seibertron.com. Days of Deception begins with… PEACE AND HAPPINESS! To be honest, there's not much we can say about this issue without giving away the life-changing events of last - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #4 iTunes Preview

Posted 4 days ago by Va'al - 11,808 views

They took a break, but the cosmic crossover of Transformers vs G.I. Joe comics is back soon, thanks to a preview up on iTunes. Expect the full preview and release to appear in the next two weeks, and check out the mirrored images from Mariel Romero's screenshots below! THE WAR AT HOME! But whose home—and whose war?! Interstellar war has never been so cosmic! The G.I. JOE team faces the TRANSFORMERS—on Earth and Cybertron. Plus—just in time for Halloween… meet the OCTOBER - Read More

Kapow! Toys News: Clearance Stock Sale on Transformers Generations, AoE, Masterpiece and more

Posted 4 days ago by Va'al - 16,754 views

UK-based site sponsor Kapow! Toys are ready to clear their vaults, just in time for the holidays! Check out here what items they have on sale, featuring Transformers Generations, Age of Extinction, Masterpiece and more. As most of you know we tend to have a pre-Xmas stock clearance sale, so guess what ? it's on now!!! Generations from £10 - Legends 2 Packs £15 plus much more - Read More

The Loyal Subjects Transformers GameStop Exclusives: Red Alert, Optimus Prime and Slag

Posted 5 days ago by Va'al - 11,939 views

The official Instagram account of The Loyal Subjects has been quite busy recently, showing off some GameStop exclusive vinyl minifigures - and it's time for Slag and Red Alert to shine, next to a special repaint of Optimus Prime. Check out the mirrored images below. - Read More

Video Review - Takara Tomy Transformers Cloud Starscream

Posted 5 days ago by Va'al - 16,765 views

Fellow Seibertron.com user chachipower was nice enough to send us a video review of the not-too-recently released, but somehow overlooked since September Takara Tomy Cloud Starscream! The figure, as a reminder, is part of the Cloud section of Transformers, featuring repaints and redecos of Hasbro Generations figures - in this case, Blitzwing and Doubledealer lend their body to Screamer. Check it out - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers February 2015 Solicitations: Classics, Combiners, Galvatrons and More,

Posted 5 days ago by Va'al - 17,774 views

Our friends over at IDW Publishing have released the covers and solicitation blurbs for their Transformers comics releases for next February 2015 - and they include some pretty interesting looks at what may or may not be coming in the IDWverse, including RID Galvatron in Drift, more Angry Birds and the Combination Enigma. Read on below! Angry Birds/Transformers #4 (of 4) John Barber (w) • Marcelo Ferreira (a & c) The action heats up as the Eggspark begins to alter the fundamental - Read More

Chuck's Reviews Transformers Age of Extinction One Step Prowl

Posted 5 days ago by Autobot032 - 20,280 views

Chuckdawg1999 has provided yet another Age Of Extinction figure video review, this time it's One-Step Changer Prowl, from the newest and final wave of AoE One-Steps. Is it worth your time and money? Check out the embed below and find out! chuckdawg1999 wrote:I was surprised to see a G1 character included in the movie line, but it's nice to see all aspects of Transformers history being highlighted. Using the "Butterfly" we've seen before Prowl transforms from a Classics inspired police car to - Read More

Lexact Age of Extinction Premium Crystal Optimus Prime and Bumblebee

Posted 5 days ago by LOST Cybertronian - 14,644 views

Site sponsor BigBadToyStore has post a couple of preorders for an Age of Extinction Premium Crystal Optimus Prime and Bumblebee by Lexact for $84.99. These collectables have images of Optimus Prime and Bumblebee etched in crystal glass on top of a LED light base. Optimus Prime Product Size: 3.15" x 2" x 2"(Not including Base) Material: Crystal Glass Optimus Prime has been etched onto crystal glass and sits on a LED light stand to give him a 3D - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #104 - Wrath of Con
Twincast / Podcast #104:
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Posted: Sunday, November 2nd, 2014