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SDCC 2014 Coverage: Generations: Combiner Wars Superion and Menasor!

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Generations: Combiner Wars Superion and Menasor!

Combiner Wars - Ladies and gentlemen, put on your anti-nerdgasm pants! Starting off our coverage of San Diego Comic Con 2014, we have our Breakfast Event images, which show off our first look at combiners Superion (first teased at BotCon last month) and Menasor! These combiners, part of next year's Generations: Combiner Wars series, are prototypes and show display pieces, hence the hot glue on spots and some wibbly bits and pieces here and there.
New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Scorponok, Cannonball, Ferak, Ginrai, Devcon and more!

New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Scorponok, Cannonball, Ferak, Ginrai, Devcon and more!

Pirates vs Knights Box Set - The galleries of Seibertron has updated with the BotCon 2014 Pirates Vs. Knights box set. Pirate Scorponok is a repaint of Energon Scorponok with a newly added headmaster feature. That headmaster is Olin Zarak who is a retool of Spike who is the headmaster unit for Cerebros who is the headmaster unit for Fortress Maximus. Got that? Good. Next up is Pirate Cannonball who is a repaint of Transformers Prime Ratchet with a new head. Knight Devcon is a repaint of Generations Scourge with a new head. Knight Ginrai is a repaint of Classics Optimus Prime. Last but not least is Pirate Ferak who is a repaint of Universe Cyclonus while his target master Pirate Tornado is a repaint of Nightstick. Click on any of the images to see the full galleries.
New Gallery: BotCon 1999 Windrazor

New Gallery: BotCon 1999 Windrazor

Reaching the Omega Point - Windrazor is based off of Beast Wars Fuzor Silverbolt and redecoed in a white and two tone purple. With special collector's packaging based off of the then current Beast Wars line, this attractive looking exclusive was a must for attendees. Click on any of the pictures below to be taken to the full gallery.
New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Dread Pirate Crew Wingspan with Pillage and Pounce with Plunder

New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Dread Pirate Crew Wingspan with Pillage and Pounce with Plunder

Dread Pirate Crew - Continuing the exclusive streak of exclusive galleries of exclusive BotCon 2014 figures, we are proud to present a double feature with Targetmaster sidedish in Dread Pirate Crew Wingspan with Pillage and Pounce with Plunder, respectively repainted from Transformers Arms Micron Jet Vehicon and Steve Vehicon! Click here to view the full galleries.
New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Knights Alpha Trizer, Flareup, Apelinq and Custom Class Primal Prime

New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Knights Alpha Trizer, Flareup, Apelinq and Custom Class Primal Prime

Custom Class - is proud to present not one, not three but four new BotCon 2014 exclusive figures galleries! Click on any of the images below to view the full works, from the Knights faction including the Transformers: Prime Thundertron repaint Alpha Trizer, the Prime Arcee repaint Flareup, and swinging in from the branches of Universe Optimus Primal, Apelinq and the Custom Class figure Primal Prime!

More Transformers Rarities on Ebay: Generation 2 Groove and Clear Beast Wars Optimus Primal

Posted 4 hours ago by LOST Cybertronian - 2,267 views

NEW! Ebay seller z75sales is at it again with rare Transformers listings on ebay. Staying on the G2 theme is G2 Groove. The seller states that he also has Blades which he will be offering up for sale soon. Next up is a little something for Beast Wars fans. A clear prototype or test shot of Beast Wars Optimus Primal which is MIB. Check out some of the images mirrored below. Generation 2 Groove Beast Wars Clear Optimus Primal - Read More

Transformers Masterpiece Official Guide New Images

Posted 5 hours ago by mooncake623 - 3,213 views

NEW! With the Transformers Masterpiece Official Guide released in Japan and thanks to Weibo user 北马伊斯力 we get in-hand images of some of the pages! - Read More

Transformers Generations Rattrap and Tankor instock at Hasbro Toy Shop

Posted 5 hours ago by mooncake623 - 2,369 views

NEW! Still looking for that Generations Rattrap figure? Looking to army build the new deluxe Tankor figure that was just released last month but you can't find it anywhere around you? Well Hasbro toy shop to the rescue! Hasbro Toy Shop just posted Transformers Generations Deluxe Class Maximal Figure for $12.99 and Transformers Generations Deluxe Class Tankor Figure for $14.99. "yea don't search rattrap" Get them before they're gone! And remember keep your optics tuned to for the - Read More

New Stock Images: Age of Extinction Platinum Editions, Amazon Exclusive Slog, Generations, and More

Posted 11 hours ago by El Duque - 8,632 views

Once again the Transformers Columbia Facebook page has gotten a hold of a whole slew of upcoming Transformers products stock images. These include the BBTS Transformers: Age of Extinction Shared Exclusive Autobots United 5 Pack and Optimus Prime with Trailer and Sideswipe Sets. Here's the rundown: Transformers: Age of Extinction Platinum Edition: Breakout Battle Autobots United Optimus Prime with Trailer & Sideswipe (not Stinger as previous suspected, also appears to be the ROTF Deluxe - Read More

Takara Tomy Q Transformers Crosshairs, Lockdown, Sideswipe, and Prowl Revealed

Posted 11 hours ago by El Duque - 5,837 views

Thanks to Autobase Aichi we know that Takara Tomy will be releasing four additional figures in their Q Transformers line. The characters, which were revealed in a supplemental DVD from the September issue of TV Boy magazine, are AOE Crosshairs, AOE Lockdown, G1 Sideswipe, and G1 Prowl. - Read More

Interview with Composer Steve Jablonsky: Transformers, Michael Bay, Music, Life

Posted 12 hours ago by Va'al - 5,379 views

Curious to hear more from the creative mind behind the scores of the Transformers live-action movie franchise, including Age of Extinction, Steve Jablonsky? Look no further: MStarz were able to catch up with the composer to talk about his tastes in music, his formation, his arrival on the music scene and his relationship with director Michael Bay - check out the whole piece here, and a snippet below! You've worked with filmmaker Michael Bay and his production company, Platinum Dunes, on a - Read More

BBTS Reveals New Transformers: Age of Extinction Platinum Edition Shared Exclusive Sets

Posted 14 hours ago by El Duque - 9,984 views

Site sponsor BigBadToyStore dropped by with a preview of some of their upcoming Transformers: Age of Extinction Platinum Edition shared exclusives! The sets include: Dinobot 5 pack in new gray deco, First Edition Opitmus Prime with Trailer and Stinger(ROTF Sideswipe redeco), Autobot 5 Pack with premium deco, Leader Class Optimus Prime and Grimlock 2 Pack. No pricing or preorders as of yet, just a preview. Check out the images mirrored below: BBTS SHARED EXCLUSIVE PREVIEW - TRANSFORMERS - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Cloud - Chapter 3 Ends

Posted 15 hours ago by Va'al - 7,886 views

Last we saw of Takara Tomy's Transformers Cloud storyline, we had some teasing allusions to the inclusion of more toys into the exclusive repaint/repurpose line. The Takara Tomy website has of course been updated fairly regularly with new installments of the story itself, though all in Japanese, including new artwork by Nagi Miyako - and another chapter recently went up! Check out a recap of all the images below, featuring Generations toys from Perceptor to Bruticus, and the Beast Wars cast, as - Read More

Paramount Extends Michael Bay Deal for Three More Years

Posted 16 hours ago by Va'al - 16,780 views

According to a new article in media website The Wrap, the deal between Paramount Pictures and director Michael Bay has been extended for another three years, and includes two of Bay's companies. This does not really come as a surprise, given the sheer amount of money even just Transformers: Age of Extinctions has made internationally. It also reinforces the idea that Bay will be directing the next installment in the movie series, of course - to find out more, head here, and check out a snippet - Read More

Transformers Collectors' Club Membership Incentive 2015 Revealed - Lio Convoy

Posted 16 hours ago by Va'al - 9,212 views

The official Transformers Collectors' Club have just announced the 2015 membership freebie figure, and they're clearly sticking to the Beast Wars theme with... Lio Convoy! The artwork shown reveals a redeco of the Generations Orion Pax mold, with an entirely new head sculpt too. As with this year's Transmutate Rampage combo, it is highly likely that there will be a figure for sale separately that goes with one - could there be a Megatron dragon kicking about in the future? In the meantime, - Read More

New Takara Tomy Arts Mega Drive Megatron Images

Posted 17 hours ago by El Duque - 7,716 views

The Takara Tomy Arts page has posted some new images of their upcoming Mega Drive Megatron. These images give us a look at the figure in color and reveal that he will come with a Sonic the Hedgehog cartridge! Check out the images mirrored - Read More

Transformers Generations 30th Anniversary Leader Class Jetfire Pre-Order up at Amazon

Posted 17 hours ago by mooncake623 - 7,091 views

Still looking for a place to pre-order the new Generations 30th Anniversary Leader Class Jetfire? has it up for preorder for the cheapest price yet! Due to be released on 9/15/2014 you can put in your pre-order here: And remember keep your optics tuned to for the latest in news and updates, plus the best galleries - Read More

Hasbro Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Shares

Posted 18 hours ago by mooncake623 - 4,700 views

Hasbro Announces Quarterly Cash Dividend on Common Shares PAWTUCKET, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.43 per common share. The dividend will be payable on November 17, 2014 to shareholders of record at the close of business on November 3, 2014. About Hasbro, Inc. Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is a branded play company dedicated to fulfilling the fundamental need for play for children - Read More

Hasbro Transformers Masterpiece Prowl Sighted at US Retail

Posted 22 hours ago by Va'al - 7,764 views

After Sunstorm showing up, we also have a sighting for the Hasbro release of Transformers Masterpiece Prowl! Coming from fellow user God Magnus, the cop bot was found at a Toys'R'Us store in Livonia, Michigan, priced at $69.99 plus tax - check out photo proof below and make sure to register any sightings of your own in our dedicated - Read More

Auto Assembly 2014 - Exclusive Hasbro Licensed Dinobot T-Shirt by Josh Burcham

Posted 23 hours ago by Va'al - 5,262 views

It appears Auto Assembly 2014 is going all out for the 30th anniversary of the Transformers franchise! Not only have they broken the previous record for European attendance on pre-orders alone, have an official photographer, band, bar, fan art gallery, redesigned goodie bags, a new podcast.. they have finally revealed their officially Hasbro-licensed exclusive product: a Dinobot Band t-shirt designed by none other than IDW artist and colourist Josh Burcham! Check out more info and an image - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Rescan Series 3 Boulder and Chase Revealed

Posted 1 day ago by El Duque - 9,954 views

Once again credit goes to our friends at the Transformers Columbia Facebook page who have revealed Transformers: Rescue Bots Rescan Boulder and Chase! These two appear to be Rescan Series 3, each has a new vehicle mode, Boulder a dump truck and Chase a police SUV. Take a look at the new official images mirrored - Read More

Official Angry Birds Transformers Toy Images

Posted 1 day ago by El Duque - 9,237 views

We have new official images of the upcoming Angry Birds Transformers toys courtesy of the Transformers Columbia Facebook page. The toys consists of: Single Packs: Optimus Prime, Bumblebee , Heatwave , Lockdown , Galvatron , Soundwave . Two Packs: Ultra Magnus VS Soundblaster , Heatwave VS Generation 2 Megatron. Five Pack: Energon Racers five pack of Optimus Prime, Grimlock, Lockdown, Starscream, and Soundwave. Track Sets: Optimus Prime Bird Raceway with Optimus Prime and Megatron, - Read More

Transformers: Legends "A Decepticon Raider in King Arthur's Court"

Posted 1 day ago by El Duque - 6,056 views

Our friends at DeNA have announced the latest chapter in the Transformers: Legends mobile device game, "A Decepticon Raider in King Arthur's Court". You can download the app by clicking here. See the episode description and promo art below: Having retreated to a cave in search of an energy boost, the Autobots and Decepticons find that they’ve been transported back in time to the 6th century. With both sides reduced to medieval warfare, who will win the day? Find out on TRANSFORMERS: - Read More

New Gallery: Subscription 2.0 Mystery Figure

Posted 1 day ago by Va'al - 9,959 views

Are you ready for another fully detailed, highly defined gallery? We are proud to present the Transformers Collectors' Club Subscription Service 2.0 mystery figure - and we're making sure it remains so, thanks to a newly implemented feature of the site's galleries! That's right, we won't be showing you images right here, but rather linking you to the first Members Only gallery on You must be logged in to click on the images and reveal what's beneath, so as not - Read More

Video Review - Transformers Generations Legends Nemesis Prime with Spinister

Posted 2 days ago by Va'al - 8,801 views

Fellow board member chuckdawg1999 is at it again, sharing a video review with us, and it's an early look at the inevitable black repaint of an Optimus Prime figure into.. Transformers Generations Legends Nemesis Prime! Complete with Targetmaster Spinister, from the Legends Bumblebee pack, check the video out below. While these are straight repaints of wave 1 figures Hasbro switches things up by swapping Targetmasters. Nemesis Prime gets a repaint of Blazemaster done up like - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #96 - Age of Extinction
Twincast / Podcast #96:
"Age of Extinction"
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Posted: Monday, July 7th, 2014