Great News SourceFans!
The air shipment of Encore #23 - Fortress Maximus
is due early April, while the non-air shipment is due late April/Early May! MP-10B Black Version Optimus Prime/Convoy
is en route and will be instock this week as well! MP-16 - Masterpiece Frenzy & Buzzsaw
is now instock as well as a restock of the popular Seeker Set Ace & Elite
, many G1 Commemorative Reissues
, and TFC Toys Hercules full set of 6!
We've also added a bunch of New Recruits
to the site and have a new Source Blog writer! Matt AKA StayingInTheBox! Check out the Source Blog for our latest Source Article, Source Review and Source Interview
! All this and more... in this week's SourceNews!
In this issue of SourceNews:
1. Encore Fortress Maximus Preorder Update!
2. Masterpiece Update!
3. Fansproject Update!
4. TFSource New Recruits - G1, G2 and more!
5. New Preorders from Impossible Toys! Tetra Jets and More! Plus Impossible Toys Clearance Sale!
6. Seeker Set Ace & Elite Now Back Instock!
7. Botcon 2013 boxed set up for preorder!
8. New Preorder Up: Guilty G-04 Hunger - Seeker Add on Set!
9. New Beast Hunters
and Generations Preorders and Instock Items!
10. Now instock: G1 Commemorative Reissues!
11. Now Back Instock - TFC Toys Hercules - Set of 6!
12. Fansproject and Make Toys Restock!
13. The popular KM-03 Knight Morpher Cyclops is now restocked!
14. TFC Toys Uranos Update!
15. Now Instock - Unique Toys - UT-W01 War Hawk!
16. Source Blog Updates!
17. Newest Instock items at TFsource
18. Newest Preorder items at TFsource
TFSource - now accepting Paypal payments for stacked orders! You asked for it, and now you can pay with a credit card or Paypal for your stacked orders! To learn more about order stacking read here: Stack your orders, save on shipping, pay with Paypal!
_____________________________________________1. Encore Fortress Maximus Preorder Update!
Our stock of Fort Max is loaded and en route! The air shipment is due early April. The non-air shipment in late April/Early May! Don't forget that you get FREE US Shipping when ordering Fortress Maximus! Preorder yours at TFsource here:Encore #23 - Fortress Maximus!
_____________________________________________2. Masterpiece Update!Now Instock - MP-15 Rumble & Ravage and MP-16 Frenzy & Buzzsaw!
Order both here:MP-16 - Masterpiece Frenzy & BuzzsawMP-15 - Masterpiece Ravage & RumbleMP-10B Black Version Optimus Prime/Convoy is en route and will be instock this week!
Very limited preorder stock remaining here:
Takara updated their website with new photos of MP-10B! MP-10B is due at the end of the week. Preorder at TFsource here: MP-10B Black Version Optimus Prime/ConvoyNow up for preorder - MP-17 Prowl and MP-18 Bluestreak!
Preorder here:MP-17 - Masterpiece ProwlMP-18 - Masterpiece Bluestreak
_____________________________________________3. Fansproject Update!The second and final shipment of Causality Car Crash & T-Bone will ship out soon!
Preorder yours at TFsource here:Fansproject - Causality CA-09 Car Crash!Fansproject - Causality CA-10 T-Bone!Fansproject/Crossfire Set Update!
An update on the FP Colossus Set! The set will now be received in mid/late April. The free bonus quake figure is the delay, but as long as there are no delays from customs/shipping carriers we expect everything received in around the 3rd week of April! You can preorder yours at TFsource here: Crossfire 02 - Colossus Set - Munitioner and Explorer - by FansprojectNew Fansproject Function-X: Smart Robin and Quadruple-U preorders up!
Set for an April, May and February release dates, each is $68.95, fully articulated, and features unexpected transformations! Preorder yours at TFsource here:Fansproject - Function X-3: Smart RobinFansproject - Function X-2: Quadruple-U
_____________________________________________4. TFSource New Recruits - G1, G2 and more!
We've got a trio of grimlocks, G1, G2 and more! Many more new recruits to come this week, stay tuned! See them here: TFsource New Recruits!
_____________________________________________5. New Preorders from Impossible Toys! Tetra Jets and More! Plus Impossible Toys Clearance Sale!Now up for preorder: Impossible Toys Tetra Jets!
For one week only there is Early Bird pricing with $10 off the MSRP - preorder each for $49.95 instead of the normal $59.95. After the end of the week pricing returns to normal so preorder yours today! Preorder yours at TFsource here: TRNS Tetra Squadron JetsNow up for preorder: Alicon - Troopbuilder Promo!
For a limited time Impossible Toys is running a promotion to save $20 off the Alicon figure, preorder yours for just $49.95! This is for a new preorder, due out in May, preorder yours today before it returns to the regular price! Preorder yours at TFsource here: TRNS-03 Alicon figure - by Impossible Toys - Troopbuilder PromoImpossible Toys Clearance Sale!
Up to 70% off - Final Stock! Also get them for free with source points + purchase here:
[url=http://tfsource.com/impossible-toys-customs/?sort_by=oldest&per_page=120]Spike & Sparkplug - just $5.95!
Nightbird - $17.99
Quint-02 - $19.99
Quint-03 - $21.99
Light Up Energon Cubes - $16.99[/url]
_____________________________________________6. Seeker Set Ace & Elite Now Back Instock!
Now back instock: Asia Exclusive Henkei Seeker Set Ace & Elite! A great way to get all 3 (or 6!) of the Seeker jets at once. Starscream, Thundercracker, Skywarp, Dirge, Thrust and Ramjet! Order yours at TFsource here: Henkei Classics - Seeker Jet Set Elite - Limited Edition Asia ExclusiveHenkei Classics - Seeker Jet Set Ace - Limited Edition Asia Exclusive
_____________________________________________7. Botcon 2013 boxed set up for preorder!
Can't make Botcon this year? We will have a limited amount of extra boxed sets available for shipping after the con! Each will include the certificate of authenticity. Preorder the botcon boxed set at TFsource here:Botcon 2013 - Machine Wars - Termination Boxed Set
_____________________________________________8. New Preorder Up: Guilty G-04 Hunger - Seeker Add on Set!
New Preorder Up: Guilty G-04 Hunger - Seeker Add on Set! Goes great with the seeker set ace and elite Henkei Sets! Includes all of the arm-mounted lasers for all six seekers, and the air-to-air missiles for Starscream, Thundercracker and Skywarp! Perfectly colored to match your Henkei/Classics seekers! Preorder yours at TFsource here:Guilty - G-04 Hunger - Classics Seeker Weapon Upgrade Kit
_____________________________________________9. New Beast Hunters and Generations Preorders and Instock Items!Now up for preorder: Generations Wave 2 - Ruination!
Order the full set of 5 to form Ruination/Bruticus or a factory sealed case! Set for a May 2013 release. Preorder yours at TFSource here:Transformers 2013 - Generations Series 02 - Ruination Bruticus - Set of 5Now up for preorder, Japanese Beast Hunters Transformers Prime G11 Optimus Prime, G12 Dragotron Predaking, G13 Shockwave! TFsource - Your Source for Japanese Beast Hunters!
Now Instock - Japanese Generations Soundwave, Soundblaster! Order here:TFsource - Your Source for Japanese Generations!
_____________________________________________10. Now instock: G1 Commemorative Reissues!
Now instock: 2nd Run of Hasbro Reissues! Astrotrain, Ultra Magnus and Powermaster Prime are all instock! Stuck in customs forever, these Asian re-runs of the reissues are a great way to get a minty fresh version of the G1 figures! Order yours here: G1 Commemorative Reissues
_____________________________________________11. Now Back Instock - TFC Toys Hercules - Set of 6!
The mighty Hercules set of 6 has been restocked! Including free shipping within the US, or reduced shipping for international customers with shipping over $150, pick up Hercules all at once! Order yours at TFsource here:TFC Toys - Hercules - Full Set of 6
_____________________________________________12. Fansproject and Make Toys Restock!
We've just got in the highly anticipated Huge Make Toys, Fansproject and other popular items restock! Preorders are being processed, order yours now as limited stock is remaining! Order yours at TFsource here:TFsource - Your Source for Fansproject Customs
Yes the rumor's are true, as part of the Fansproject restock the City Commander set with upgrade is instock! Order yours at TFsource here:City Commander Trailer set and TFX-03 City Commander Add On Set Goes great with the Asia exclusive Henkei Ultra Magnus! Order here!TFsource - Your Source for Make Toys Customs
_____________________________________________13. The popular KM-03 Knight Morpher Cyclops is now restocked!
We have limited stock of this long out of stock figure left, order yours at TFSource here:KM-03 Knight Morpher Cyclops - with Bonus Mini Sub
Also available for preorder from Mastermind Creations Customs:Reformatted 01 - Terminus HexatronReformatted - R-03 - Bovis the Supply SpecialistReformatted - R-02 - Talon the Aerial Assaulter
_____________________________________________14. TFC Toys Uranos Update!Our next shipment of TFC Toys Blackbird has just arrived in the warehouse!
We will start processing the remaining orders in the next 1-2 days, be sure to order this guy if you are considering, TFC says there will be no more stock released, and it's doubtful there will be another run, making Uranos much less common than Hercules! The same is true of F-15 Eagle, F-4 Phantom and the two remaining jets! Order yours at TFsource here:SR-71 Blackbird - including X-45 Phantom Ray Now available for preorder - TFC toys TFC Toys - Project Uranos - F-16 Falcon and TFC Toys - Project Uranos - AV-88 Harrier II.
Prepare to build TFC's mighty Uranos! Don't forget that you can save $10 with TFsource Combo Pricing when you preorder both F-16 Falcon and AV-88 Harrier II! Preorder yours at TFsource here:TFC Toys - Project Uranos - F-16 FalconTFC Toys - Project Uranos - AV-88 Harrier II
Don't forget that F-15 Eagle
and F4 Phantom
are instock! Order yours today!TFC Toys - Project Uranos - F-15 EagleTFC Toys - Project Uranos - F4 Phantom
_____________________________________________15. Now Instock - Unique Toys - UT-W01 War Hawk! Now Instock - Unique Toys War Hawk!
It's been a long time a coming, but Unique Toys apologizes for all the delays caused by the factory shut down for CNY. Preorders are being processed for shipping out - also don't forget to generate an order from stack if you want yours to ship out now! Order yours at TFsource here:Unique Toys - War Lord - UT-W01 War Hawk!Now up for preorder: Unique Toys War Bison!
Due out in 2nd quarter 2013! Preorder yours at TFsource here: Unique Toys - War Lord - UT-W03 War Bison!Now up for preorder Unique Toys War Rhino!
Due out 2nd Quarter 2013, first run has a reduced preorder price! Preorder yours at TFSource here: Unique Toys - War Lord - UT-W02 War Rhino!
_____________________________________________16. Source Blog Updates!NEW INTERVIEW!
Ben Davis has been in the game 5 years and has rarer Diaclones than most. Take it away Ben! Collector Interview 11 – Benjamin Davis | Source BlogNEW SOURCE ARTICLE!
We have a real treat, a new Source Blog writer! Matt AKA StayingInTheBox. Everyone welcome Matt and his first article in a series called "Countdown to Botcon" Each week we'll showcase past Botcons in chronological order, starting this week with the very first Botcon in 1994, run by the legendary Hartman brothers, and with the incredibly rare G2 breakdown figure! Read on for the history on what was once a small gathering of enthusiasts has now become a fan staple mega convention, and how it got its start!
You can also check out Matt's personal blog here http://g1journey.com/
On behalf of TFsource and the Source blog - welcome to the team Matt!
Check out his first piece here: The First of its Kind – BotCon 1994 | Source BlogNEW SOURCE ARTICLE!
Everyone loves Transformers combiner giftsets, but have you heard of these odd ones before? Giftset Gallery – The Obscure | Source BlogNEW SOURCE REVIEW!
Impossible Toys - Tetra Jet Video Review! Check out the new Youtube review of the Tetra Jets! See it here on TFSource: Source Review | Impossible Toys Tetra Jets
Lots of coverage of the quality and transformation, so don't miss out on the $10 savings by preordering early!
_____________________________________________17. Newest Instock items at TFsourceTFC Toys - Hercules - Full Set of 6MP-16 - Masterpiece Frenzy & BuzzsawMP-15 - Masterpiece Ravage & RumbleHenkei Classics - Seeker Jet Set Elite - Limited Edition Asia ExclusiveHenkei Classics - Seeker Jet Set Ace - Limited Edition Asia ExclusiveSR-71 Blackbird - including X-45 Phantom RayUnique Toys - War Lord - UT-W01 War Hawk!e-hobby - Shattered Glass - Soundwave vs. Blaster Giftset with Cassettes!KM-03 Knight Morpher Cyclops - with Bonus Mini SubCity Commander Trailer set and TFX-03 City Commander Add On SetMake Toys - Yellow Giant - Full Set of 6 FiguresMake Toys - Microbot 2 Piece Set - Bomber & HoverJapanese Transformers Prime - AM-33 - Darkest MegatronJapanese Transformers Prime - AM-34 - Jet Vehicon GeneralAsia exclusive Henkei Seeker Jet Set Elite: Ramjet, Thrust and Dirge!Headrobots - Drone - Upgrade KitEncore #20A - Constructicons Devastator - Anime Color Version!Xovergen - TF-01 - Trailer Force - Master Armor - Classics Optimus Prime Trailer!Japanese Transformers Prime - AM-30 - Rumble!Japanese Transformers Prime - AM-31 - Frenzy!Japanese Transformers Prime - AM-32 - Stunticon Wildrider!KM-07 Knight Morpher WarperMECH iDEAS - WS-01 Long Blast - Add-on Kit!TFC Toys - Project Uranos - F-15 EagleTFC Toys - Project Uranos - F4 PhantomXtransbots - TFC Uranos Gun!Excellent Toys - Alternate LED Heads for Hercules!X2 Toys - Powerbat and Powerbeak SetTransformers Generations - 2012 Million Publishing Exclusive - ArtfireKM-03X Mirrorverse Cyclops - Limited Edition Holiday Exclusive!
_____________________________________________18. Newest Preorder items at TFsourceEncore #23 - Fortress Maximus!Transformers 2013 - Generations Series 02 - Ruination Bruticus - Set of 5Botcon 2013 - Machine Wars - Termination Boxed SetFansproject - Causality CA-09 Car Crash!Fansproject - Causality CA-10 T-Bone!Guilty - G-04 Hunger - Classics Seeker Weapon Upgrade KitTRNS Tetra Squadron JetsTRNS-03 Alicon figure - by Impossible Toys - Troopbuilder PromoTransformers GT - Super GT - GTR-03 MegatronDR. Wu - DW-P13 Dr of EvilArtTek - A0-01 - Art of War Hero RifleMP-10B - Masterpiece Black Convoy - Optimus PrimeDR. Wu - Energy Cubes - Set of 2 - Pink or PurpleDR. Wu - DW-P12 Vanguard - Blaster Set of 2 - Blue or GreyFWI-03 - Jet Power Upgrade Kit KFC - CST-01J Rhinohorn of JusticeTransformers Generations 2013 Voyager Class - Wave 03 - Springer & Blitzwing SetMP-14 - Masterpiece Red AlertDR. Wu - Skybreaker Swords!Encline Designs - Customizing Instructional DVD - Vol 01 - Full Figure Repaint!Fansproject - Function X-3: Smart RobinFansproject - Function X-2: Quadruple-UTFC Toys - Project Uranos - F-16 FalconTFC Toys - Project Uranos - AV-88 Harrier IIMP-17 - Masterpiece ProwlMP-18 - Masterpiece Bluestreak MP-12T Masterpiece TigertrackDR. Wu - DW-TP01EX TFP Wheeljack Upgrade KitDR. Wu - DW-P09RA- Red Metal Piledriver for MP-14 Red AlertStudio Beelzeboss Comic Color EditionReformatted - R-03 - Bovis the Supply SpecialistReformatted - R-02 - Talon the Aerial Assaulter!Japanese Generations BruticusUnique Toys - War Lord - UT-W02 War Rhino!Unique Toys - War Lord - UT-W03 War Bison!DR. Wu - DW-P02 DuelTransformers Generations Japan - TG19 Fall of Cybertron - GrimlockTransformers Generations Japan - TG20 Fall of Cybertron - RatbatReformatted 01 - Terminus HexatronJapanese Transformers Prime - AM-19 - Nightmare Unicron - Store ExclusiveXtransbots - Cage for Ravage! DR. Wu - DW-P09SS - Metal Piledriver for MP-12 Sideswipe!Cubex - Buster Guns - Chrome VersionCrossfire 02 - Colossus Set - Munitioner and Explorer - by FansprojectAsia Exclusive Bruticus Maximus
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