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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 Seibertron.com 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 - Seibertron.com 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!

Video Review - SDCC 2014 Exclusive G1 Dinobots Set

Video Review - SDCC 2014 Exclusive G1 Dinobots Set

Posted July 30th, 2014 at 3:15pm by Va'al - 1,968 views

NEW! Fellow Seibertron.com user and YouTube reviewer optibotimus was able to acquire an exclusive SDCC 2014 G1 Dinobot set, featuring redecos with added chrome paint Age of Extinction Grimlock, Strafe, Slug and Snarl, and posted a video review of the awesome foursome - and the pop-up display by Matthew Reinhart! Check out the shiny goodness in the clip embedded - Read More

TFCon USA (Chicago) - Aaron Archer Announced as Guest

TFCon USA (Chicago) - Aaron Archer Announced as Guest

Posted July 29th, 2014 at 1:41pm by Va'al - 6,512 views

A brief but substantial update from the people over at TFCon Chicago, taking place this October 24-26th: Aaron Archer, former Hasbro brand designer and general transforming robot person, has been added to the guest roster! Check out some more info below, and head here for the TFCon site. Aaron Archer is an illustrator and creative professional who spent over 18 years at Hasbro, Inc. designing for toy brands like TRANSFORMERS, GI Joe, STAR WARS Episode One, and various Batman lines. Aaron - Read More

IDW Publishing 2014 San Diego Comic-Con Announcements Round-Up - Official Press Release

IDW Publishing 2014 San Diego Comic-Con Announcements Round-Up - Official Press Release

Posted July 28th, 2014 at 11:51am by Va'al - 14,124 views

All Eyes On IDW At Comic-Con International 2014! New Series, Archival Collections, And Monumental Crossovers Announced San Diego, CA (July 28, 2014) – The eyes of the world were watching San Diego Comic-Con International 2014 for major announcements and this year IDW Publishing took the stage to reveal an impressive array of projects that are coming soon! Behold, the cure for the post-convention blues is here: Star Trek / Planet of the Apes Have you ever wondered what it would be - Read More

TFExpo 2014 This Weekend in Wichita, Kansas!

TFExpo 2014 This Weekend in Wichita, Kansas!

Posted July 28th, 2014 at 10:44am by El Duque - 11,103 views

TFExpo 2014 is THIS WEEK in Wichita, Kansas! The festivities kick off this Friday, August 1st! Over the weekend you'll meet G1 Voice Actor Neil Ross, Transformers: Prime Voice Actress Sumalee Montano, participate in the Headshots Bar and Grill Video Game Tournament, check out unique costumes in our Cosplay Contest, and customize your own upgraded toys with exclusive sets in Javaco's Workshop! We'll have contests for kids, a Dealer's Room FULL of toys and artwork to shop in, and a panel room - Read More

Wonderfest 2014: Fewture, Kotobukiya, and More

Wonderfest 2014: Fewture, Kotobukiya, and More

Posted July 27th, 2014 at 11:47am by El Duque - 20,750 views

More news from Wonderfest from the folks over at Autobase Aichi. Fewture have revealed they will be releasing Arcee and Elita-1 in their line of non-transforming EX figures, both come with alternate heads. Also on display: Ultimetal Optimus Prime, EX Optimus Prime, EX Grimlock, EX Alpha Trion, ES Rodimus, ES Optimus Prime, and Unicron head. Also on display: Kotobukiya licensed products Kubrick Bearbrick Optimus Prime, Megatron, Bumblebee, and Starscream Legacy of Revoltech Optimus - Read More

Wonderfest 2014 Prime 1 Studios Images: Drift, Grimlock and More

Wonderfest 2014 Prime 1 Studios Images: Drift, Grimlock and More

Posted July 27th, 2014 at 11:27am by El Duque - 24,120 views

Thanks to Autobase Aichi we have images of the Prime 1 Studios display at Wonderfest 2014. They have revealed they will be producing Movie Masterpiece versions of Transformers: Age of Extinction Drift and Grimlock! Drift comes in robot mode, while Grimlock is in his dino mode with Optimus Prime riding on his back just like in the movie. Also on display are their other MMTFM products ROTF Megatron & Starscream, DOTM Optimus Prime & Bumblebee, plus various busts. - Read More

Wonder Festival Shows off Sentinel Gigantic Action Scorponok and Black Zarak

Wonder Festival Shows off Sentinel Gigantic Action Scorponok and  Black Zarak

Posted July 27th, 2014 at 12:19am by LOST Cybertronian - 22,136 views

This image of Sentinel's Gigantic Action Scorponok comes to us via the @YamadaxTakahiro twitter feed. Also, what is the first question that usually comes up when a new Scorponok hits the scene? That's right, when will we get Black Zarak? You can see the Black Zarak version standing next to Scorponok on display at Wonder Festival. - Read More

Kotobukiya D-Style Optimus Prime Also on Display at Wonder Festival

Kotobukiya  D-Style Optimus Prime Also on Display at Wonder Festival

Posted July 26th, 2014 at 10:53pm by LOST Cybertronian - 16,719 views

More first look images are coming out of Wonder Festival. This time the Ami Ami gives us a look at the Kotobukiya D-Style SD Optimus Prime. Prime looks to come with his iconic blaster and energon axe as well as at least one extra hand and miniature version of his truck alt mode. - Read More

Playstation Optimus Prime on Display at Wonder Festival

Playstation Optimus Prime on Display at Wonder Festival

Posted July 26th, 2014 at 10:37pm by LOST Cybertronian - 18,413 views

Thanks to the twitter account of @vapwaazu we get a look our first look at the upcoming Playstation Optimus Prime. Seen just the other day as an artist rendering, this test shot is on display at summer Wonder Fest which is just kicking off in Japan. - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Amazon Exclusive G1 Dinobot Slog Pre-Order Listings

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Amazon Exclusive G1 Dinobot Slog Pre-Order Listings

Posted July 26th, 2014 at 7:31am by Va'al - 34,440 views

As was announced during the Hasbro panel at SDCC 2014, the G1 redeco of Age of Extinction Slog, the last member of the Dinobot team to fit in with the convention exclusive set, will be an Amazon.com release - and we have pre-order links, thanks to staff member mooncake623! Check it out here, currently priced at $34.88, and release date of December 15, 2014. Will you stretching out to purchase the final member of the dinoteam? - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Product Images: Kre-O Battle Changers

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Product Images: Kre-O Battle Changers

Posted July 26th, 2014 at 6:28am by Va'al - 26,727 views

Another small update from Hasbro's SDCC releases - the no-need-to-take-apart-to-transform Kre-O Transformers Battle Changers! Check out the four characters so far (Optimus Prime, Starscream, Bumblebee, Grimlock) below, in their stock photo version, and check out the Seibertron.com gallery for a more life-like presentation. - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Updated Age of Extinction Galleries

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Updated Age of Extinction Galleries

Posted July 26th, 2014 at 5:47am by LOST Cybertronian - 28,621 views

We have updated the Transformers Age of Extinction Galleries to include various new product on the showroom floor. Included in this update is the Platinum Edition Breakout battle, Platinum Edition Optimus Prime and Grimlock, Autobots United 5-pack, Platinum Edition Optimus Prime and more. Check out the new gallery images by clicking below. - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS BRINGS MAYHEM TO COMICS

SDCC 2014 Coverage - ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS BRINGS MAYHEM TO COMICS

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 5:37pm by Va'al - 15,511 views

ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS BRINGS MAYHEM TO COMICS The Most Unlikely Crossover Crashlands At IDW! San Diego, CA (July 25, 2014) – Spinning out of the show-stopping announcement at this year’s Licensing Expo, Rovio Entertainment and Hasbro, Inc. have teamed up to bring together two of the world’s largest and most popular entertainment brands with ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS! This fall, IDW will bring the mayhem to comics with the brand-new series, ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS, expanding on the - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - IDW Publishing Hasbro Licensed Comics Panel Summary

SDCC 2014 Coverage - IDW Publishing Hasbro Licensed Comics Panel Summary

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 4:44pm by Va'al - 17,737 views

Site owner Seibertron is still on the scene at SDCC 2014, and is taking in all the comics news that the IDW Publishing panel will send us this way - so keep an eye out below for panel updates as they come, and a full gallery to accompany it (which you can access by clicking on any image below)! Trasformers Robots in Disguise – John Barber writing, Andrew Griffith main artist. Searching on Earth for 'mysterious object' - everyone loves Thundercracker and Buster. Transformers More - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Display Area Galleries: Transformers, Kre-O and More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Display Area Galleries: Transformers, Kre-O and More

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 2:32pm by Va'al - 31,716 views

Thanks to site owner Seibertron, we have a miscellaneous update to the SDCC 2014 galleries, with a look around at what Hasbro is putting on display at the event, ranging from Marvel, My Little Pony, Jem and the Holograms, and of course, Transformers - Kre-O, Combiner Wars and RID! Click on any image below for the full - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Unboxing Video of Dinobots Exclusive Set

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Unboxing Video of Dinobots Exclusive Set

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 12:48pm by Va'al - 33,069 views

Another video from the official Transformers Facebook page, and we take an official look at the SDCC 2014 exclusive Dinobots set, as unboxed by Hasbro themselves. What do you think, is the G1 redeco on Age of Extinction figures worth the money? Share your thoughts below! Take a look inside the Transformers Dinobots Action Figure Set, available now at the Hasbro Toy Shop booth at San Diego Comic-Con and after the show in limited quantities on HasbroToyShop.com (function(d, s, id) { var - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Product Images: Robots in Disguise

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Product Images: Robots in Disguise

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 6:29pm by Va'al - 34,103 views

And to go along with that batch of Generations images, here are some official stock photos for the upcoming Robots in Disguise animated series! The batch includes Legion Optimus Prime and Strongarm (new Autobot character), Hyper Change Bumblebee, One-Step Underbite (new Decepticon character) and Sideswipe, and Warrior (Deluxe size) Bumblebee - who is, we remind you, the main star of the show. Check them all out below! - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Official Images of Generations: Combiner Wars Aerialbots and Stunticons

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Official Images of Generations: Combiner Wars Aerialbots and Stunticons

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 6:22pm by Mindmaster - 29,714 views

And now, the moment you've all been waiting for... official images for the newly-revealed Generations: Combiner Wars Aerialbots and Stunticons! The Aerialbots, comprised of traditional team members Silverbolt, Air Raid, Skydive, and Firefly (originally Fireflight. Darn those trademark laws!) are joined by Alpha Bravo (a very Vortex-like character replacing Slingshot) and honorary Aerialbot Powerglide (revealed at BotCon last month), who is revealed to also transform into a weapon capable of - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Preview

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Preview

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 5:53pm by El Duque - 19,231 views

Hasbro has released a brief preview of their upcoming Transformers: Robots in Disguise series, which will debut on the Hub Network in 2015. Enjoy the sneak peek embedded - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Kre-O Transforming Kreons

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Kre-O Transforming Kreons

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 5:52pm by Mindmaster - 14,922 views

Site owner Seibertron was on the scene of the post-Hasbro Panel showroom display, and we here at Seibertron.com bring to you our first look at new Kre-O Kreons Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and Starscream! These Kreons are similar to the Microchange Kreons of before: same idea, but different execution. How different? The robot and vehicle modes are much larger, and, unlike Kre-O sets from before, these require no partsforming at all! Take a look at the four images below, courtesy of Seibertron - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Post-Panel Q&A: Titan Class, KnockOut, Blurr and More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Post-Panel Q&A: Titan Class, KnockOut, Blurr and More

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 4:14pm by Va'al - 21,980 views

Some sneaky news from the SDCC 2014 Transformers panel, as the Hasbro News Twitter account took questions - for one hour - from fans during the preview evening, and are currently answering a selection of them. The first question answered concerns the possibility of more Generations Titans figure, after last year's Metroplex (and its SDCC 2013 exclusive counterpart!). Metroplex was tied to the Fall of Cybertron game. Big character, big product & you guys love him. We're always looking to - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Angry Birds Transformers Exclusive Posters

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Angry Birds Transformers Exclusive Posters

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 3:22pm by Va'al - 11,893 views

Another update from the Hasbro booth at SDCC 2014, and it's Angry Birds / Transformers related: check out these two convention exclusives, only available today from the booth (and it seems the t-shirt has already sold out, too!), featuring Angry Bird art takes on some iconic Transformers characters. Today from 1:30-2:30p you can snag #AngryBirdsTransformers posters #1 & 2 while supplies last. #HasbroSDCC #SDCCSwag pic.twitter.com/JqgQRK5mih— Hasbro (@HasbroNews) July 24, - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Hasbro Brand Panel Images

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Hasbro Brand Panel Images

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 2:44pm by Mindmaster - 22,262 views

The panel and new reveals may be over, but the coverage of San Diego Comic Con is still coming! Thanks to our (boss)man on the scene, site owner Seibertron, we have our gallery of images shown at the Hasbro Brand Panel! The gallery ranges from recaps of already-released figures, soon-to-be-released figures, and newly revealed figures, such as the Generations: Combiner Wars Aerialbots, Stunticons (whose leader, Motormaster, like Bombshell, has reclaimed his true name), and our first look at a - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Transformers Panel Summary: Updated with Generations and RID Video Clips!

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Transformers Panel Summary: Updated with Generations and RID Video Clips!

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 1:21pm by Va'al - 17,257 views

Seibertron is currently attending the Hasbro Transformers panel at SDCC, where new, current and older products are being discussed! Find below a summary of the event as it comes through, with images, notes, comments and whatever is sent our way. NOTE: Please come back and refresh this post, as it will be steadily updated throughout the whole panel. The panel has Hasbro's Sarah Carroll, designer Sean Carmine Isabella, IDW's John Barber, and Global Marketing Director Jerry Jivoin. - Read More

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

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

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 12:04pm by Mindmaster - 25,892 views

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. As many have guessed, Menasor's central figure is indeed a - Read More

Transformers ACG Hong Kong Convention Exclusive Teaser

Transformers ACG Hong Kong Convention Exclusive Teaser

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 5:05am by Va'al - 7,546 views

Courtesy of the Transformers Asia Facebook page, and thanks to multiple notifications from Seibertron.com members including Autobot Genocide and site sponsor Kapow! Toys, we get a look at this year's ACG Hong Kong convention exclusive figure - or at least, its Optimus Prime looking silhouette (we may be wrong yet!). The convention will run 25-29th July, and we will have more information then from the Hasbro booth itself; in the meantime, check out the teaser - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Galleries Preview

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Galleries Preview

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 4:21am by Autobot032 - 18,036 views

Seibertron is on site at SDCC 2014 and as always, has his trusty camera on hand to bring us the best of the best when it comes to galleries of the hottest new products. Everything from Transformers to Masters Of The Universe! You can see all of the images from SDCC 2014's coverage right here: /events/event.php?event_id=366 The newest on site galleries cover Masterpiece, Kre-O, Hero Mashers and Rescue Bots, Age Of Extinction, Generations, Angry Birds Transformers and last, but not least, - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Nuclear Blast, ESP and Kirk Hammett Team up to Create Transformers Guitar

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Nuclear Blast, ESP and  Kirk Hammett Team up to Create Transformers Guitar

Posted July 23rd, 2014 at 7:39pm by LOST Cybertronian - 7,746 views

Nuclear Blast Records, ESP Guitars, Kirk Hammett and Hasbro team up to create a couple Transformers themed guitars to give away at San Diego Comic-Con 2014. The guitar features Knights of Unicron artwork with Optimus Prime in all his hair band glory. Hasbro is excited to continue its celebration of the 30th Anniversary of the TRANSFORMERS brand at Comic-Con International in San Diego with fans from around the world! The TRANSFORMERS brand has teamed up with Nuclear Blast, ESP, and - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - WeLoveFine.com Transformers T-Shirt Details

SDCC 2014 Coverage - WeLoveFine.com Transformers T-Shirt Details

Posted July 23rd, 2014 at 6:48pm by Va'al - 6,989 views

The lovely people at WeLoveFine.com are also headed to SDCC 2014, and they're bringing t-shirts with them, including the exclusive Knights of Unicron Transformers design! Check out below how to get your hands on this glamorous item of clothing, ready to rock it out at a convention near you, below, and head here for even more designs. WeLoveFine is back at Comic-Con International for 2014, with dozens of the geek fashion favorites you love. Be sure to find us inside the Exhibit Hall in one - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Press Release: Panels and Overview

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Press Release: Panels and Overview

Posted July 23rd, 2014 at 1:01pm by Va'al - 10,409 views

Hasbro Returns to Comic-Con International, Showcasing Top Entertainment Brands From TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE and A Galaxy Far, Far Away to a Place Where Friendship is Magic, Fans Can Enjoy Their Favorite Pop Culture Brands All in One Place at San Diego Comic-Con. PAWTUCKET, R.I.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is coming back to Comic-Con International in San Diego to celebrate its iconic and globally renowned brands including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, MY LITTLE - Read More

View the rest of our exciting Transformers news here!

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