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Female Autobot WINDBLADE to debut in Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon

Female Autobot WINDBLADE to debut in Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon

Fan Built - In the recent article on USA Today, where Victorion was revealed as the name of the first ever female Combiner from the Fan Built Combiners poll, it was also revealed that Windblade will make an appearance on Transformers Robots In Disguise! We'll finally get to see her in animated action and hear her speak for the first time, this is an amazing time to be a fan! As many of you will recall, Windblade was the 2014 Fan Built Figure to coincide with the brand's 30th anniversary.
TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise Special Primetime Premiere Airs March 14th on Cartoon Network

TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise Special Primetime Premiere Airs March 14th on Cartoon Network

Robots In Disguise Cartoon Premiere - Cartoon Network will unleash TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise on Saturday, March 14 at 6 p.m. (ET/PT) with a special one-hour premiere event. The latest installment in the iconic franchise features an all new animation style, and builds upon the lore of the iconic Transformers franchise filled with great humor and lots of fun adventure for fans of all ages. Read the full press release here.
First Look at Transformers 2015 Cartoon Optimus Prime

First Look at Transformers 2015 Cartoon Optimus Prime

Cartoon 2015 Optimus Prime - Earlier this month we got our first look at Bumblebee from the new Transformers cartoon scheduled to hit the air in 2015. Now thanks to Kids TV magazine we get another look at Bumblebee and Optimus Prime's new look! Check out the new image below. The new series is set to air in the Spring of 2015.
New Transformers TV Series Debuting in 2015 - First Look at Bumblebee

New Transformers TV Series Debuting in 2015 - First Look at Bumblebee

Bumblebee Cartoon - We've just received news from The Hub Network confirming the new animated Transformers TV series, due to debut in 2015. The series will feature an aesthetic blended from elements of both Rescue Bots and Prime, to which it sort of plays a sequel, and will feature voice actor Will Friedle returning as the main hero: Bumblebee. Check out our first look at the character art and the press release by clicking here.
Menu video and in-hand pictures of Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Predacons Rising Blu-Ray

Menu video and in-hand pictures of Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Predacons Rising Blu-Ray

Predacons Rising - Thanks to our good friends at Shout! Factory, Seibertron.com received an advanced copy of the upcoming Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Predacons Rising Blu-Ray + DVD Combo Pack, which will be released on October 8th at various retailers such as Amazon.com and Target. In order to whet your appetite further, we have provided a video clip of the menu's video montage that appears at the beginning of the Blu-Ray and have also included several images of the Blu-Ray packaging and disc itself for your viewing pleasure. The disc set includes a special bonus feature titled "A Look Behind The Scenes of Predacons Rising". Hopefully before the end of the weekend, we'll have a Seibertron.com review of this highly anticipated finale to the Transformers Prime saga. Join our discussion by clicking here.

Transformers Robots in Disguise Super Bumblebee Sighted at US Retail

Transformers Robots in Disguise Super Bumblebee Sighted at US Retail

Posted May 22nd, 2015 at 12:17pm by Va'al - 1,797 views

NEW! While we've seen in-hand images of the Transformers: Robots in Disguise Super Bumblebee from Hong Kong, our first US sighting comes from a Toys'R'Us store in Baton Rouge, LA (and via fellow Seibertronian carytheone)! Check out the photo proof for the giant three-step toy below, priced at around $50, and make sure to flag it up in our Sightings section and forums to help out other collectors if you come across one - Read More

Official Takara Tomy Legends Black Convoy And Armada Megatron Images

Official Takara Tomy Legends Black Convoy And Armada Megatron Images

Posted May 22nd, 2015 at 2:43am by Autobot032 - 6,285 views

Thanks to fellow fan, collector and Seibertronian, Cyberpath, we have new official images of Legends (what we call Generations/Combiner Wars) Car Robots Black Convoy/RID (2001) Scourge and Armada Megatron to feast upon! The images come from the official Takara Tomy Twitter feed and feature the Black Convoy/Scourge/Nemesis Prime color scheme on the G2 Optimus Prime mold from 2010's Reveal The Shield, as well as Leader Class Armada Megatron from the currently released Combiner Wars line. (You - Read More

John Stephenson, voice of Thundercracker and Kup, passes away at 91

John Stephenson, voice of Thundercracker and Kup, passes away at 91

Posted May 17th, 2015 at 10:15pm by william-james88 - 9,216 views

Thanks to sources provided by Sabreblade, we have the sad news that legendary voice actor John Stephenson has passed away at the age of 91. He had been suffering from Alzheimer's for some time and living in a nursing home. Among his many voice roles, he was known as the voice of Mr. Slate on The Flintstones, and to Transformers fans, he was the voices of Alpha Trion, Thundercracker, Windcharger, Huffer, Kup (seasons 3 and 4, not the movie), Devcon, and some smaller roles in the G1 - Read More

Anime Blues Con Guests - Transformers Voice Actors Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil, Trevor Devall

Anime Blues Con Guests - Transformers Voice Actors Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil, Trevor Devall

Posted May 17th, 2015 at 4:41pm by Va'al - 10,095 views

The lovely folk over at Anime Blues Con (July 10-12) in Downtown Memphis have dropped us a line about not one but three Transformers voice actors in their guest line-up: Garry Chalk, Scott McNeil and Trevor Devall! You'll remember the former two as major parts in the Transformers: Beast Wars animated series, and Devall as a recurring role in both Energon and Cybertron. Head here to check out more detail about the event, and more about the guests below! In addition to his rich film and - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Megatronus vs Optimus Prime Screencaps

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Megatronus vs Optimus Prime Screencaps

Posted May 17th, 2015 at 4:45am by Va'al - 15,464 views

The Transformers: Robots in Disguise line has been bringing together quite a few strands of the Transformers mythos, and the mystery behind new character Megatronus has yet to be cleared. We've heard of the Warrior class toy, we've seen both alt-mode and robot mode in the RID app - and now we have some screen caps featuring a battle between MEgatronus and Optimus Prime (who is also sporting a new body) in an upcoming episode of the show! Check out the mirrored images below, via the Autobase - Read More

Video Review - Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure TAV08 Gregevor and TAV13 Nemesis Prime

Video Review - Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure TAV08 Gregevor and TAV13 Nemesis Prime

Posted May 16th, 2015 at 2:12pm by Va'al - 16,699 views

In addition to yesterday's promo video, and of course, the Seibertron.com galleries, fellow member chuckdawg1999 has also just shared with us a video review of two Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure toys: TAV-08 Gregevor (Greejeeber) and TAV-13 Nemesis Prime. The latter is the one we've covered already, but the former, an homage to the 2000 RID line Rollbar, is in fact a male redeco of Strongarm, which you can find here for comparison. Check out the embedded clip below! Takara always seems - Read More

Stock Images - Transformers Robots in Disguise Titan Changers Optimus and Bumblebee

Stock Images - Transformers Robots in Disguise Titan Changers Optimus and Bumblebee

Posted May 16th, 2015 at 6:35am by Va'al - 15,055 views

Via the Mexican Hasbro Transformers site, we have stock images of the new Titan Changers Optimus Prime and Bumblebee from the Robots in Disguise animated show, with not much more information. The much reviled - by some parts of the Transformers collector community - Titan line (not the class) appears to be expanding, adding some more articulation and a 4-step transformation to their 'shampoo bottle' aesthetics! Check them out mirrored below. - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Bumblebee, Windblade, Optimus Prime Concept Art by Jose Lopez

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Bumblebee, Windblade, Optimus Prime Concept Art by Jose Lopez

Posted May 16th, 2015 at 6:16am by Va'al - 12,156 views

Via the Instagram account of Jose Lopez, the art director on Transformers: Robots in Disguise, we get a handful of concept shots of some of characters from the show. Other than Bumblebee, which we are now familiar with, Lopez showed off the newcomer (to the franchise and show) Windblade face studies, and a full body concept Optimus Prime with thundershoulders - check them our below to see what we mean by that! - Read More

Working number for Denny's Salvage Depot from Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Working number for Denny's Salvage Depot from Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 1:48pm by william-james88 - 11,307 views

Here is a fun lil' bit of news. The official Transformers Facebook page has an add for Denny's Vinatge Salvage Depot. This is the Salvage Yard that the human character Denny operates. It is a working toll free number and everyone is welcome to try it out. It's always fun to see Hasbro and company go the extra mile to add to the fan - Read More

Q-Transformers Blu-Ray and DVD Launch Event

Q-Transformers Blu-Ray and DVD Launch Event

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 10:02am by mooncake623 - 12,549 views

Thanks to the qtransformers Website we get some info on the Launch Event for the release of Q-Transformers on Blu-Ray and DVD! This Event will be held at the Cinema Odaiba in Tokyo on June 21 with the tickets being on sale on May 22nd. Please check out all the details for this event below and remember keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates! ★ Event Summary ★ * Date: June 21 (Sun) curtain 16:00 - 18:00 the show (scheduled) * Venue: Odaiba - Read More

Japanese Transformers: Channel App in iTunes Store

Japanese Transformers: Channel App in iTunes Store

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 3:55am by Va'al - 11,035 views

Via the Japanese iTunes store, we have news of new Transformers Channel app, revolving around the animated Robots in Disguise show. The app appears to feature information on toys, bios, episodes, allows for code scanning (similar to the Anglophone app for the toys) and also includes a history of the Transformers since 1984. Check out some screenshots below, and a machine translation of the description! Has been published in the Transformers official website, it is a free app that can scan - Read More

Transformers Robots in Disguise One-Step Waves 5 and 6, Three-Step Sideswipe Confirmed

Transformers Robots in Disguise One-Step Waves 5 and 6, Three-Step Sideswipe Confirmed

Posted May 14th, 2015 at 2:08am by Va'al - 13,851 views

Confirming some of the speculations started from the Transformers: Robots in Disguise app, online retailers Entertainment Earth and Big Bad Toy Store have listed pre-orders for waves 5 and 6 of the One-Step subline, plus a Three-Step Change Sideswipe toy too. There is currently very little information about the waves other than the titles and the provisional July release date, but follow the links above to find out more - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Episode 15 to Air in France on June 3rd

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Episode 15 to Air in France on June 3rd

Posted May 14th, 2015 at 1:52am by Va'al - 7,969 views

You might know by now that, though the US is currently airing the new Transformers: Robots in Disguise animated series on Cartoon Network, Australia and Singapore had the first 14 episodes shown quite a while in advance. It now appears that France might be catching up, according to the schedule on Programme-tv.com: June 3rd will see the airing of episodes 13 and 14 on Canal J, plus the new episode 15! It is likely that the show will air in its dubbed version, but great news for Francophone fans - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure TAV-01 Bumblebee Designer Yuya Onishi Interview

Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure TAV-01 Bumblebee Designer Yuya Onishi Interview

Posted May 14th, 2015 at 1:44am by Va'al - 10,754 views

Via the main Takara Tomy website, we have a new interview with one of their designers - specifically, with Yuya Onishi, the mind behind Transformers Adventure TAV01 Bumblebee (and Legends Tankor), the Japanese counterpart to the Hasbro Warrior class from Robots in Disguise. You can find the interview in its entirety here, though it is all in Japanese, of course. If you are able to read it, please let us know what you make of it in the Energon Pub - and take a look at the mirrored images - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Video Shorts: To Catch a Phrase, Sticky Situation

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Video Shorts: To Catch a Phrase, Sticky Situation

Posted May 13th, 2015 at 3:13am by Va'al - 8,673 views

Following the Fixit Jam video from a while back, the Hasbro Transformers: Robots in Disguise section of the official franchise website has added another two shorts for the animated show. First one up is To Catch a Phrase, centering around Bumblebee's ongoing struggle with finding an apt battle cry, while the second, A Sticky Situation, has Bumblebee dealing with the messiness of human allies - and Cybertronians. Click here to head to the Hasbro site to view them both! - Read More

Peter Spellos to Attend IndyPopCon, June 26-28

Peter Spellos to Attend IndyPopCon, June 26-28

Posted May 09th, 2015 at 4:24am by Va'al - 16,770 views

Directly from the man himself, we report that Peter Spellos, voice of Sky-Byte in the 2001 animated show Transformers: Robots in Disguise, will be attending Indy PopCon in Indianapolis! The event runs on 26th-28th June, and you can find out more information, pricing and location here. Hey Transformers fans near and far! Come see me June 26-28 at @IndyPopCon! #transformers #robotsindisguise - Read More

Transformers The Movie Animation Transformation Reference Sheets

Transformers The Movie Animation Transformation Reference Sheets

Posted May 08th, 2015 at 2:57am by Va'al - 16,440 views

Thanks to a notification from fellow Seibertron.com user Cyberpath, and found on fellow fan Daniel Arseneault's account on Twitter, we have mirrored below a number of transformation animation sheets for characters starring in the 1986 Transformers animated feature! These were not included in The Ark collection, we are told, so they might be the first time some of us will encounter them - take some time below with Hot Rod, Arcee, Springer, Kup, Ultra Magnus, Wreck-Gar, Blurr and their weapons, - Read More

Transformers Robots in Disguise One-Step Thunderhoof, Drift, Fracture at HTS.com

Transformers Robots in Disguise One-Step Thunderhoof, Drift, Fracture at HTS.com

Posted May 07th, 2015 at 1:54pm by Va'al - 16,889 views

It's been a while since we heard about Transformers: Robots in Disguise One-Step Thunderhoof's wave mates Drift and Fracture - but thanks to fellow Seibertronian cdavid3, we can confirm that HasbroToyShop.com is now listing all three as available for $9.99 each! Click on the images below to head to the respective listings. - Read More

Hasbro and PlayDate Digital's New "DINO ISLAND" Interactive Storybook App featuring Rescue Bots

Hasbro and PlayDate Digital's New "DINO ISLAND" Interactive Storybook App featuring Rescue Bots

Posted May 07th, 2015 at 8:18am by william-james88 - 13,899 views

From PR Newswire: NEW YORK, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching today, TRANSFORMERS RESCUE BOTS: DINO ISLAND, an interactive storybook app from PlayDate Digital, under license by Hasbro, Inc., features the TRANSFORMERS Rescue Bots changing into dinosaur robot forms to save the day. When the going gets tough, the TRANSFORMERS Rescue Bots go "Dino Bot" in this exciting and educational story, perfect for early and emerging readers. Similar to PlayDate's storybook app TRANSFORMERS RESCUE - Read More

More In-Hand Images of Transformers Robots in Disguise Jazz and Sideswipe

More In-Hand Images of Transformers Robots in Disguise Jazz and Sideswipe

Posted May 06th, 2015 at 12:34pm by Va'al - 20,163 views

We have already seen some in-hand images of the latest Warrior class Transformers Robot in Disguise figures here, but fellow fan and blogger tagoal have decided to give quite an in-depth look at the two Autobots. Check out a selection of mirrored images below, and head here for Jazz and here for Sideswipe in full! - Read More

In-Hand Images - Transformers Robots in Disguise One-Step Thunderhoof

In-Hand Images - Transformers Robots in Disguise One-Step Thunderhoof

Posted May 01st, 2015 at 11:37am by Va'al - 24,347 views

Taiwan based fellow fan Weisheng (陳威盛) on Facebook has shared some in-hand images of the first of two incarnations of one of the Decepticons from the Transformers: Robots in Disguise animated series: One-Step Thunderhoof! We had seen official images here, but check out some live ones mirrored below. - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Decepticon Filch Image

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Decepticon Filch Image

Posted April 30th, 2015 at 7:26pm by Va'al - 21,435 views

Via the official Transformers Facebook page, we have a new image of the Robots in Disguise bird-like escaped Decepticon prisoner Filch in her robot mode - and a reminder to tune in to Cartoon Network this Saturday at 6.30 am EST to catch the new episode in the series! Check out more below. There’s a new Decepticon preying on Crown City, and it’s up to Team Bumblebee to put an end to her pickpocketing. Watch the newest episode of Robots in Disguise this Saturday at 6:30 AM EST on Cartoon - Read More

Fixit Jam: A Robots In Disguise Digital Short

Fixit Jam: A Robots In Disguise Digital Short

Posted April 29th, 2015 at 4:38pm by Autobot032 - 18,187 views

Oh, poor Fixit... The Official Transformers Facebook Page has posted a brand new digital short focusing on newest Autobot TV star Fixit, from the new series Transformers: Robots In Disguise. The synopsis, according to the Facebook page is as follows: "Sometimes Fixit has trouble finding his words. And sometimes Team Bee has trouble finding Fixit, as you’ll see in the premiere of this original digital short." You can watch the video in the embed below: (function(d, s, id) { var - Read More

Vimeo Teams Up With Hasbro Studios To Bring Complete Hasbro Classic Collection To Vimeo On Demand

Vimeo Teams Up With Hasbro Studios To Bring Complete Hasbro Classic Collection To Vimeo On Demand

Posted April 28th, 2015 at 6:19pm by Seibertron - 27,104 views

Hasbro Classic Transformers: Generation 1 Launches on Vimeo On Demand Additional Hasbro Titles Including G.I. Joe and Transformers: Rescue Bots Launch Later 2015 See Full Transformers Catalog at Transformers.TV NEW YORK (April 28, 2015) – Vimeo today announced a collaboration with Hasbro Studios to offer digital collections of classic animation series from the Hasbro Classic Collection, including fan favorites Transformers: Generation 1and Jem – both available now on Vimeo On Demand. - Read More

Generation 1 The Complete Series For $40.00 Now Available On Vimeo

Generation 1 The Complete Series For $40.00 Now Available On Vimeo

Posted April 28th, 2015 at 12:11pm by Autobot032 - 24,111 views

For $40.00 you can own all 98 episodes of the original Generation 1 TV series through Vimeo in which you can both stream and permanently download all 98 episodes for your personal collection. All 3 (technically 4) seasons in one shot, how can you beat that? This is where it all started, folks, this is the beginning so many years ago that evolved and changed and dare I say...transformed into what we have and are today. This is one of the best deals available for the series, with no wallet - Read More

Concept Art - Transformers: Robots In Disguise Decepticon Bisk, by Augusto Barranco

Concept Art - Transformers: Robots In Disguise Decepticon Bisk, by Augusto Barranco

Posted April 24th, 2015 at 4:00pm by Va'al - 27,977 views

In the fourth episode of Transformers: Robots in Disguise, one of the Decepticon prisoners that the main cast encounter is lobster-like Bisk, who turns into a really quite slick car. Concept artist for the show Augusto Barranco has tweeted a couple of images showing the development and initial ideas for the character - take a look at them below! - Read More

Rumour: Transformers Robots in Disguise Warrior Quillfire and Thunderhoof, Legends Ratchet

Rumour: Transformers Robots in Disguise Warrior Quillfire and Thunderhoof, Legends Ratchet

Posted April 24th, 2015 at 3:33am by Va'al - 48,415 views

Also courtesy of Mr Chaos, we have a number of listings for the Transformers: Robots in Disguise line from the animated series - and the potential arrival of more Warrior class Decepticons with Quillfire and Thunderhoof, and two new Legends Optimus Prime and Ratchet. Remember, all this is currently marked as 'maybe', but feel free to discuss in the Energon Pub! Mr. Chaos has some Robots in Disguise reveals. First, something that will really delight people: new warrior class - Read More

Female Autobot WINDBLADE to debut in Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon

Female Autobot WINDBLADE to debut in Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon

Posted April 23rd, 2015 at 12:59pm by Autobot032 - 24,044 views

In a recent article on USA Today, where Victorion was revealed as the name of the first ever female Combiner from the Fan Built Combiners poll, it was also revealed that Windblade will make an appearance on Transformers Robots In Disguise! We'll finally get to see her in animated action and hear her speak for the first time, this is an amazing time to be a fan! As many of you will recall, Windblade was the 2014 Fan Built Figure to coincide with the brand's 30th anniversary. To see the - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Salvage, Blurr and Servo Concept Art by Marvin Mariano

Transformers: Rescue Bots Salvage, Blurr and Servo Concept Art by Marvin Mariano

Posted April 22nd, 2015 at 5:45am by Va'al - 25,341 views

And following the Transformers: Rescue Bots cartoon news, we have some designs and concept sketches by artist Marvin Mariano for the three new recruits: Salvage, Blurr and upcoming Servo. Check out the three additions below, in both their animation models and toy incarnations, via the Rescue Bots Facebook fan page! - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Additional Season 3 Episode Listings

Transformers: Rescue Bots Additional Season 3 Episode Listings

Posted April 22nd, 2015 at 5:39am by Va'al - 23,944 views

Feel like we've lost track of the long-running Transformers: Rescue Bots animated series? Zap2it is here to help out! With the latest episode of season 3 (The New Recruits) introducing Salvage and Blurr, the rest of the episodes seem to deal with the new arrivals and whatever they might actually be up to, and leading up to the arrival of Servo the Cyberdog. Check out the synopses below! E19 The New Recruits Rescue Bots find they have new recruits to train, but these newbies are hiding a dark - Read More

View the rest of our exciting Transformers news here!

Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #116 - Character Piece
Twincast / Podcast #116:
"Character Piece"
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Posted: Tuesday, May 5th, 2015