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New Galleries: Age of Extinction Generations Lockdown and Movie Advanced AD26 Lockdown

New Galleries: Age of Extinction Generations Lockdown and Movie Advanced AD26 Lockdown

Bounty Hunter - You think these galleries were born? They were built ... and now we're sharing them with you here on Turn your (gun) faces to witness the Deluxe class incarnations of Transformers: Age of Extinction Lockdown, in both the Hasbro Generations and Takara Tomy Movie Advanced Line AD-26 versions. Warning: there may or may not be trophies within.
New Gallery: Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Slog

New Gallery: Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Slog

Dinobot Slog - Sauropod Sunday, anyone? Join in welcoming the latest gallery, featuring the Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Slog in all his red weaponed glory! Dinobot Slog transforms into a Brachiosaurus. Click on any of the images below to view the full gallery, which includes comparison shots with its G1 predecessor and the current Dinobot line-up.
New Gallery: Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Drift

New Gallery: Age of Extinction Generations Voyager Class Drift

Voyager Class Drift - The figure is based off of the DOTM Skyhammer mold, but sports a blue and gold colorscheme, new weapons and a new head to bring you Drift in his third mode, a helicopter. The helicopter mode (and transformation to and from) were shown very briefly in this summer's TF film, Age Of Extinction. Considering the difficulties of taking a Bugatti Veyron and turning it into a robot AND a helicopter, a reuse of the Skyhammer mold was the next best possible plan.
New Galleries: Club Subscription Exclusive Treadshot with Catgut and United Warpath

New Galleries: Club Subscription Exclusive Treadshot with Catgut and United Warpath

Action Master - Arriving now in your mailboxes, if you're a member of the Transformers Collectors' Club, is the new offering in the exclusive figures gallery: Treadshot with partner Catgut! The two toys are repaints of previous Generations Deluxe Warpath and that Arms Micron that kinda looks like Ravage, shown in the galleries with their original incarnations - and just to keep you entertained, make sure to check out the third new addition: United Deluxe Warpath, the Takara repaint!
Twincast / Podcast #98

Twincast / Podcast #98

Combiner Wars - This episode we start off discussing the highly anticipated theme for the 2015 Generations line ... Combiner Wars! Has Hasbro finally answered our prayers for combiners or is something else motivating them? We then follow up with some in depth discussion about the Stunticons. Up next we will discuss our thoughts on the new Generations Sky-Byte and Roadbuster. Tankor and Rattrap are finally starting to appear at retail. The SDCC exclusives have finally hit the Hasbro Toy Shop! Up next, we discussed the TFCC and their 2 big figure reveals. The 2015 membership freebie figure, Lio Convoy, and the club exclusive figure, Nova Prime. We then talk about the new images of Masterpiece Star Saber that surfaced well will this MP figure do? Is Star Saber popular enough? Tune in to hear our answers. Up next, we have our favorite segment...Listener questions are next followed with some bragging rights.

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Convention Exclusive Cover by Casey Coller and JP Bove

Posted 4 hours ago by Va'al - 1,609 views

NEW! Issue #32 just came out, and you can read our review here, but news is already trickling through for Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33, starting with this exclusive convention cover for Alamo City Comic Con by the ever-talented c-c-c-combo of Casey Coller and JP Bove. Check out the Jurassic Park-esque Fall of Cybertron Grimlock in Alamo - Read More

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #2 Review

Posted 5 hours ago by Va'al - 1,610 views

NEW! Ain't Easy Being Green (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis BOOTS ON THE GROUND! The war has begun—and no bars will be held! SCARLETT’s forces go head-to-head with MEGATRON’s hordes—and the most off-beat adventure in comic book history hits a new level of dangerous alliances, deadly invasions, and devastating betrayals! Flagg: F**k yeah Story The introduction to Tom Scioli's world of G.I. Joe and Transformers has really been like nothing else so far, in issues #0 and #1, even - Read More

Video Review - Transformers: Age of Extinction Walmart Exclusive Grimlock and Optimus Prime Set

Posted 7 hours ago by Va'al - 2,531 views

The repaint trend continues, with another video review by fellow Seibertronian grimdragon2001, who was able to find a Walmart exclusive two-pack Transformers: Age of Extinction Grimlock and Optimus Prime! This is the one featuring the Energon Cruellock repaint for the Dinobot leader, and a redeco of Revenge of the Fallen Legends Class Optimus Prime. Check it out - Read More

Wal*Mart Exclusives Age of Extinction Decepticon Stinger & Dinobot Slug Video Review

Posted 9 hours ago by Autobot032 - 3,234 views

A fellow fan, by the name of Jeremy Boutwell, has shared a link to his video review of the Wal*Mart Exclusive Decepticon Stinger (Legion/Legends Class) and Dinobot Slug (Deluxe Class) 2-Pack, on our Facebook page. Consisting of a redeco of the Legends Class ROTF Sideways figure and a redeco (and faction change!) of Beast Wars Neo Guiledart, the set is affordable at it's current price of $14.88 and it's available now at most Wal*Mart stores across the country. Check out the video review - Read More

"Rusty" Prime Video Review

Posted 18 hours ago by Autobot032 - 6,852 views message board member Chuckdawg1999 has provided us a video review of the Takara Tomy Toys "R" Us exclusive "Rusty" Optimus. This redeco and remold of the Evasion Mode Optimus mold features a plastic with the color of a white chocolate with "rusty" paint apps strewn about throughout the mold. This Optimus also features a head with a faceplate instead of the exposed face of the original. You can see the video review below: Keep your optics tuned to for the - Read More

Million Publishing Generations Shouki Gun Mode revealed

Posted 1 day ago by mooncake623 - 10,146 views member Sabrblade just dropped by and pointed us to TFYUKI's twitter page where he revealed that Million Publishing Generations Shouki has Gun Mode. You can check out the image TFYUKI shared imbedded below. member Powered convoy also took a scan from the manga that shows off this gun mode being wielded by Goshooter - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece Star Saber Discussion Thread - More Size Comparison Images

Posted 1 day ago by Va'al - 10,969 views

Once again coming at us from Hisashi Yuki on Twitter, we get some comparison shots of the third part of the prototype for Masterpiece Star Saber - and it's Yuuki no Brain, Brainmaster of Courage! Check out the images showing the tiny figure alongside its predecessors and some other size comparisons. - Read More

z75sales Hasbro Rarities Update - Transformers mock ups, dinobots & prototypes

Posted 1 day ago by Va'al - 10,660 views

Continuing in the stream of clips from the gigantic, exclusive and rare collection of old Transformers gems, including unreleased items from Hasbro and toy prototypes, eBay seller z75sales has uploaded another video showing the unboxing of further material during the inventory, featuring Gobots, G2 figures, Dinobots, and mock-ups. Check out the clip below, and let us know what you think of it - Read More

Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #32 Review

Posted 1 day ago by Va'al - 8,668 views

Friday the 113th (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis SLAUGHTERHOUSE! The crew of the Lost Light are used to past decisions coming back to bite them, but nothing—not even an ULTRA MAGNUS-certified crash course in the law of unintended consequences—could have prepared them for the horrors of Sector 113. Be warned: this issue is not for the easily distressed—or the easily heartbroken. In space, no one can hear you... Story We've seen parts of the Lost Light slowly disappear. We've - Read More

Hasbro and Shapeways To Allow Fanmade Licensed Item Printing

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 15,609 views

A small but significant update on the collaboration between Hasbro and 3D printing company Shapeways, thanks to a tip from fellow user Autobot Genocide. It appears as though the initial licensing agreement worked better than expected, and Makezine reports the new initiative of allowing fan-made material to be designed and printed for a fee - check out more here and below! Hasbro and Shapeways want you to profit from your fan-made artwork based on Hasbro toys. The - Read More

TFsource 8-26 Weekly SourceNews! Air Burst, Shuraking and More!

Posted 2 days ago by Autobot032 - 13,131 views

TFsource 8-26 Weekly SourceNews! Warbotron Air Burst, GCreation Shuraking, Impossible Toys Clearance and More! Greetings Sourcefans! This week we have new instock items like the highly anticipated Warbotron - WB01-A - Air Burst, TFCC 2014 Subscription Exclusive - Treadshot with Catgut, TFC Toys - Prometheus - Warning Line,Unique Toys - DX9 D02S - Splinter, TFC Star Cats sets, SDCC 2014 Exclusive Loyal Subjects 3-packs, MP-08X Masterpiece King Grimlock - with Throne Accessory, Unique - Read More

In-Hand Images - Beast Machines the Complete Series DVD Set and Table of Contents

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 10,569 views

We recently reported on the new release of the Beast Machines Complete Series DVD set from Shout! Factory, scheduled for this coming 2nd September. was able to obtain an early copy for review purposes, so here we are, sharing it with you! Check out below a list of all the contents, and a selection of images showing off the product. Season One Disc 1 -------------------------------------------------- The Reformatting Master of the House Fires of the Past - with audio - Read More

Transformers: Prime Beast Hunters and Polygon Studios Gain Two Daytime Emmy Awards

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 12,019 views

This just in via the Asahi Shimbun and their translation team: Polygon Pictures, the CG studios behind Transformers Prime, Beast Hunters and the upcoming Robots in Disguise series, were awarded four Daytime Emmys during last night's 2014 ceremony, two of which robot-related! Check out below for more information, and head here for the whole story. Meanwhile, "Transformers Prime Beast Hunters" won in two categories. Yasuhiro Motoda was given the Outstanding Individual Achievement in - Read More

Josh Feldman New Head of Development at Hasbro Studios

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 13,842 views

It seems Hasbro Studios are trying to shake things up a bit in their corner, hiring a new, and seemingly well-established, head of development in Josh Feldman. He has development credits for the X-Men series and the Fantastic Four movies, as well as already working with hasbro on Magic: The Gathering, for FOX. The full piece at Variety can be found here, but check out a snippet below! “With his tremendous experience in brand-focused film storytelling, Josh is ideally suited for this role - Read More

Pictorial Review - Transformers: Age of Extinction Exclusive Battle Breakout Rollbar

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 16,461 views

Toys'R'Us Canada may have just listed the pre-orders for the Transformers: Age of Extinction Breakout Battle set, but fellow Seibertronian gema has it in-hand - and has shared a pictorial review of Rollbar (and some shots of Optimus too) with us! You can find the whole piece on his blog, and some of the images mirrored below. He might not be a popular choice and I doubt a lot of collectors would be looking for him. However, aside from the lack of paint on his head (and should've been a - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy Mini-Series Video Trailer

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 9,914 views

Hailing from the Facebook page of IDW artist Livio Ramondelli, we get a look at a trailer for his latest work with Transformers, along with Metzen and Dille: Primacy. The clip is by video game producer, writer and designer John Zuur Platten, and is embedded below. May contain some slight spoilers for issue #1 - of which you can read our review here! Transformers: Primacy - Metzen, Dille, Ramondelli from John Zuur Platten on - Read More

Video Review - Age of Extinction Walmart Exclusive Bumblebee and Strafe Two-Pack

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 12,723 views

And in further repaint exclusive news, check out the following video review from fellow member grimdragon2001 of the Walmart exclusive two-pack of Bumblebee and Strafe, featuring a minor repaint of Legends Class Bumblebee from Revenge of the Fallen, and a blue version of Beast Wars Basic - Read More

Transformers Generations Leader Class Jetfire - Promo Clip and Pre-Orders on

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 12,015 views

Another tip from user Primeultimus, this time regarding the Generations Leader Jetfire toy - which is available for pre-order at for $44.99, and comes with a new promotional video! Check out the bio below, and head here for the listing and non-embeddable clip. And keep your eyes on this page, as we may have more Jetfire shaped news soon.. Jetfire is ancient and powerful, but he would prefer to stay hidden in the background rather than on the front lines. He is a - Read More

Transformers: Age of Extinction Toys'R'Us Canada Exclusive Sets Pre-Orders

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 13,477 views

Thanks to a tip from fellow board member Primeultimus, we can share a whole list of pre-orders available from the Toys'R'Us Canada website for Transformers: Age of Extinction exclusive repaint sets, all set to be released in November! First up is the Autobots United set of five, featuring Voyagers Optimus and Hound and Deluxes Bumblebee, Drift and Crosshairs with tweaked colour schemes, at $129.99; then the Leader Optimus with trailer and Deluxe Sideswipe (using the RotF mold) at - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #32 Preview

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 6,634 views

And the second, horrific, twisted offering from IDW Publishing this week comes in the shape of a briefcase, death, spaceships, death, Megatron and more death. Take a peek at the horrors of Sector 113 below, in the full preview of More Than Meets the Eye #32, out this Wednesday, and head back here tomorrow for the review. Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #32: Dawn of the Autobots James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a & c) SLAUGHTERHOUSE! The crew of the Lost Light are used - Read More

View the rest of our exciting Transformers news here!

Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #98 - Combiner Wars
Twincast / Podcast #98:
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Posted: Thursday, August 14th, 2014