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Twincast / Podcast #103

Twincast / Podcast #103

Road Trip - Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host for the evening, ScottyP, along with Seibertron, Rotorstorm and special guest, Shadowbeast. Tonight we discuss those newly annouced Year of The Goat platinum figures, fun times a New York Comic Con, road trippin' to TFCon, Angry Birds, the drool worth Legacy book and the ever elusive G2 Combat Heroes Optimus Prime and Megatron. Check it out here!
Hasbro NYCC Party Galleries: Combiner Wars, Robots In Disguise, Kre-o, and Angry Birds

Hasbro NYCC Party Galleries: Combiner Wars, Robots In Disguise, Kre-o, and Angry Birds

New Product Reveals - We've seen some first looks at 2015's Transformers, including Generations Combiner Wars, official images for Robots in Disguise, Angry Birds and Kre-O - but how about taking a proper look at what was on display at NYCC 2014 Hasbro's Press Party? Seibertron.com has you covered, with our trademark high quality galleries! Check them out by clicking on any image below.
Twincast / Podcast #97

Twincast / Podcast #97

The B-Side EP - It's time for your Pre-SDCC edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast/Podcast. Join Host Scotty P, Seibertron, and our guest for the evening, pop-up wizard Matthew Reinhart, as we take a look at everything Transformers - from the rare and unreleased B-side EP of Generation 2 to SDCC exclusives to comics and more! Check it out here.
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.

Toy Soul 2014 Reveals Kids Logic G1 Devastator and Age of Extinction Grimlock Super Deformed Figures

Toy Soul 2014 Reveals Kids Logic G1 Devastator and Age of Extinction Grimlock Super Deformed Figures

Posted December 19th, 2014 at 12:48am by LOST Cybertronian - 2,540 views

At the Toy Soul 2014 convention, WIP Department Facebook has taken some images from the Kids Logic figures currently on display. While most of the figures displayed we have seen before like both G1 and AoE Optimus Prime, Gold Megatron and Starscream, there were a couple new prototypes on display. The images reveal both G1 Devastator and Age of Extinction Grimlock prototypes. - Read More

Auto Assembly 2015 Updates - Guests, Dealers, Panels and More

Auto Assembly 2015 Updates - Guests, Dealers, Panels and More

Posted December 15th, 2014 at 4:20am by Va'al - 9,155 views

Catching up on some convention news, make sure to check out Europe's biggest Transformers event, taking place in Birmingham, UK, 21st-23rd August 2015 - Auto Assembly. The event already features an Artist Alley, Cosplay panel, new redesigned logo, dealer bookings, bigger venue and five confirmed guests: Sumalee Montano, James Horan, Nick Roche, JP Bove, and James Roberts, with more still to - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2015 - Dealer Registration Open

TFcon Toronto 2015 - Dealer Registration Open

Posted December 15th, 2014 at 4:12am by Va'al - 7,855 views

Our friends over at TFCon have updated their website with the news that dealer registration for the 2015 event is now open! The convention will be taking place in Toronto, 17th-19yh July. Check out the news below. Dealer registration is now available for TFcon Toronto 2015. For those of you that were looking to sell at the world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention now is the time to book, you can contact us now to reserve your space. Dealers from last year have automatically been - Read More

Kids Logic MN03 Mecha Nations Toy Soul Exclusive Gold Megatron

Kids Logic MN03 Mecha Nations Toy Soul Exclusive Gold Megatron

Posted December 09th, 2014 at 6:32am by LOST Cybertronian - 12,825 views

In the wake of the Gold MP-05 Megatron release, Kids Logic is releasing a gold version of their Mecha Nations super deformed Megatron. This release is a Toy Soul exclusive. Toy Soul is an annual event where the Hong Kong toy industry developers get to promote and showcase their product before Christmas. The show runs December 19,20 and 21. - Read More

Transformers Generations Combiner Wars - Hong Kong Store Launch Event: Legends and Voyagers Combine

Transformers Generations Combiner Wars - Hong Kong Store Launch Event: Legends and Voyagers Combine

Posted December 08th, 2014 at 3:45am by Va'al - 21,281 views

You must have heard of that Singapore store event launching Transformers Combiner Wars - TAG Hobby has posted some nice, clear images of the whole thing a completely different event in Hong Kong, featuring the new Optimus Prime figure, Silverbolt and Aerialbots (minus one), Dragstrip and Legend Class Powerglide, Windcharger, Thundercracker and Bombshell. Added bonus is showing off that all Legend figures can 'combine' with any Voyager torso, as william-james88 has also showed before - check it - Read More

Dairycon 2015 Announced

Dairycon 2015 Announced

Posted November 09th, 2014 at 6:56pm by LOST Cybertronian - 25,064 views

Dairycon 2015 has been announced for March 27 and 28 2015. Check out the announcement below for all the information. Excelsior Moo Believers! We've reached another huge milestone, as this year is Dairycon's FIFTEENTH Anniversary! It's going to be big, folks. They've been building to it for 15 years. You *know* they have something special in-store for us. Those folks behind the longest-running TF Fancon never disappoint.... You're excited, you're wanting to learn more, you want - Read More

TFcon Chicago '14 Voice Acting 101 Panel

TFcon Chicago '14 Voice Acting 101 Panel

Posted October 31st, 2014 at 1:08am by Autobot032 - 53,701 views

Fellow fan, all around cool guy and Honest Trailers voice actor jON3.0 has pointed us in the direction of a video of this year's TFCon Chicago Voice Acting 101 Panel. The panel featured Venus Terzo, Dan Gilvezan and Alan Oppenheimer, and we've embedded the video review below: jON3.0 wrote: Venus Terzo (Blackarachnia), Dan Gilvezan (G1 Bumblebee) & Alan Oppenheimer (G1 Warpath) on voice acting and character voice creation including stories from Transformers at TFcon Chicago 2014. Keep - Read More

Botcon 2015 held in St. Charles / Chicago, Illinois June 18th – June 21st

Botcon 2015 held in St. Charles / Chicago, Illinois June 18th – June 21st

Posted October 24th, 2014 at 10:43am by mooncake623 - 40,943 views

Thanks to Seibertron.com Member and Podcaster xRotorstormx we get information on Botcon 2015! BotCon 2015 will be held in St. Charles/Chicago, Illinois on June 18th – June 21st! You can make your reservations now on the Botcon2015 website. And remember keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates, plus the best galleries around! To all members: We have not put a link for the general public at BotCon.com yet so you will need to click this link: - Read More

TFCon Chicago Hyatt Regency O'Hare Information

TFCon Chicago Hyatt Regency O'Hare Information

Posted October 23rd, 2014 at 11:00pm by LOST Cybertronian - 33,026 views

The Hyatt Regency O'Hare recently sent out some hotel information to help those attending TFCon Chicago. This covers getting to the hotel from the airport, parking, hotel dining options and wi-fi access. Dear TFCON Enthusiasts, We look forward to welcoming you to the Hyatt Regency O'Hare! If you are arriving from O'Hare International Airport: Hyatt Regency O'Hare has a complimentary 24-hour shuttle service between the hotel and the airport. DOMESTIC ARRIVALS: Upon arriving, - Read More

TFcon Chicago - IDW Artist Alex Milne No Longer Attending

TFcon Chicago - IDW Artist Alex Milne No Longer Attending

Posted October 23rd, 2014 at 7:24am by Va'al - 30,526 views

A very brief update from TFCon Chicago, concerning superstar IDW Transformers artist Alex Milne. Unfortunately, Milne has had to cancel his attendance at the event due to personal reasons, as can be seen in the mirrored tweets below. The show will still be running according to its schedule, though, and make sure to pop by the Seibertron.com store while you're there as well! I have some bad news. Unfortunately I will no long be able to make it to TFcon Chicago. Some things have come up. Sorry - Read More

Event Schedule for TFcon Chicago 2014 Finalized

Event Schedule for TFcon Chicago 2014 Finalized

Posted October 20th, 2014 at 3:09pm by mooncake623 - 28,789 views

Our friends at TFcon just dropped by to release the Finalized Event Schedule for TFcon Chicago 2014. Keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates, plus the best galleries around! Event Schedule for TFcon Chicago 2014 FRIDAY (dealer room is not open to public) 6-9 pm – Attendee Registration – International Foyer 7pm – Artist Alley Preview – Paris 8pm – Opening ceremony – London 8:15 pm – Transform Me! The Transformers Documentary World - Read More

TFCon Chicago 2014 - Official Promo Video

TFCon Chicago 2014 - Official Promo Video

Posted October 15th, 2014 at 1:57pm by Va'al - 39,757 views

In an official clip promoting TFCon Chicago 2014, shortly taking place and which Seibertron.com will be attending, fellow fan and podcaster jON3.0 takes on the mantle of Optimus Prime once more - check it out below! TFCon Chicago 2014 OFFICIAL PROMO Optimus Prime gives another epic speech from the destroyed city of Chicago about Transformers 4: Age of Extinction... but is it all just a - Read More

Transformers 30th Anniversary Exhibition in Science Centre, Singapore - Nov 2014-Mar 2015

Transformers 30th Anniversary Exhibition in Science Centre, Singapore - Nov 2014-Mar 2015

Posted October 15th, 2014 at 2:43am by william-james88 - 43,477 views

Good news for Singaporean Transformers fans. From 1 Nov 2014 to 1 Mar 2015, the Science Centre will be hosting an exhibit honouring the 30th anniversary of the Transformers brand. The following is an excerpt from the exhibition page, where more info regarding tickets can be found: Transformers 30th Anniversary Exhibition celebrates 30 years of evolution of the much beloved and world famous Transformers series. The exhibition presents a snapshot of the history of Transformers and the - Read More

Shanghai Licensing Expo 2014 Hasbro Booth Images: Transformers Robots In Disguise Murals and More

Shanghai Licensing Expo 2014 Hasbro Booth Images: Transformers Robots In Disguise Murals and More

Posted October 15th, 2014 at 12:01am by LOST Cybertronian - 46,574 views

The Tekmenoid blog has posted some images from the Hasbro booth at the Shanghai Licensing Expo 2014. There are some nice Transformers: Robots In Disguise murals featuring Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Sideswipe, Strongarm and Grimlock. This is the first time we are getting a glimpse of Optimus Prime's animation alt mode. Also on display is the Ultimetal Optimus Prime from Action Toys as well as the Optimus Prime and Megatron Final Battle Busts from Prime 1 Studios and more. These are a small - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcements - Josh Perez and Brendan Cahill

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcements - Josh Perez and Brendan Cahill

Posted October 14th, 2014 at 5:11am by Va'al - 38,882 views

Not long left now until the event, but TFCon Chicago are still announcing more guests! The latest additions are artist [url]Brendan Cahill[/url], semi-regular on the main IDW Transformers ongoings, and colourist Josh Perez, technicolour wonder on Robots in Disguise, More than Meets the Eye and more - check out what the event site has to day about them below. TFcon is happy to welcome IDW Publishing colorist Josh Perez to TFcon Chicago 2014. Transformers fans will recognize his work from the - Read More

TFcon Chicago Guest Announcement - Ken Christiansen

TFcon Chicago Guest Announcement - Ken Christiansen

Posted October 11th, 2014 at 5:35pm by Va'al - 38,688 views

Concept artist for all things Transformers, from IDW, to Activision, to Hasbro, and Seibertron.com friend Ken Christiansen has been announced as the latest guest for TFCon Chicago! Check out below some more information, including a preview of one of the prints he'll have for sale. TFcon is happy to welcome Ken Christiansen to TFcon Chicago 2014. His current Projects include contributions to the Transformers: the Covenant of Primus, IDW’s Transformers: Prime series, and toy development for - Read More

NYCC 2014 Coverage- IDW Hasbro Panel Gallery

NYCC 2014 Coverage- IDW Hasbro Panel Gallery

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 10:31pm by LOST Cybertronian - 33,173 views

We continue our NYCC 2014 coverage with images from the IDW Hasbro Panel. The panelists included John Barber, Amy Mebberson, Katie Cook, Sarah Stone, Mairghread Scott, and Jim Zub. They discussed many brands including Transformers, G.I. Joe, Dungeons and Dragons, Littlest Pet Shop, My Little Pony, and Jem and the Holograms. Click here to check out the full gallery. - Read More

Two new clips from upcoming Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon shown at NYCC 2014

Two new clips from upcoming Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon shown at NYCC 2014

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 4:21pm by Seibertron - 42,164 views

Hasbro wrote:Hi, Transformers fans. This afternoon at the Transformers: Robots in Disguise panel at New York Comic Con, Hasbro Studios showed off two exciting new clips from the new animated series, coming to Cartoon Network in the U.S. in 2015. Hasbro Studios guests and voice actors including Will Friedle (Bumblebee), Constance Zimmer (Strongarm), Khary Payton (Grimlock) and Mitchell Whitfield (Fixit) were in attendance to debut the clips for Transformers fans. We're happy to share links - Read More

Hasbro NYCC Party Galleries: Combiner Wars, Robots In Disguise, Kre-o, and Angry Birds

Hasbro NYCC Party Galleries: Combiner Wars, Robots In Disguise, Kre-o, and Angry Birds

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 9:59am by Va'al - 60,031 views

We've seen some first looks at 2015's Transformers, including Generations Combiner Wars, official images for Robots in Disguise, Angry Birds and Kre-O - but how about taking a proper look at what was on display at NYCC 2014 Hasbro's Press Party? Seibertron.com has you covered, with our trademark high quality galleries, including One-Step, Hyperchange, Warrior, Legion and Titan version of the main cast of RID (Strongarm, Bumblebee, Grimlock, Sideswipe, Steeljaw and Optimus Prime), the two new - Read More

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Kre-O Robots In Disguise Official Images And Descriptions

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Kre-O Robots In Disguise Official Images And Descriptions

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 3:29am by Autobot032 - 47,731 views

KRE-O TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE 2014 PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS KRE-O TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE KREON WARRIORS Blind Bag Assortment (Ages: 6 & up/Available: Spring 2015) Build your KREON Warrior army with legendary Transformers characters! Each KRE-O TRANSFORMERS KREON WARRIOR figure is a Transformers robot disguised as a legendary warrior of days past and comes with major weaponry for hardcore combat. Get characters like SAMURAI OPTIMUS PRIME and GLADIATOR BUMBLEBEE (each figure - Read More

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Official Angry Birds Transformers Toys Descriptions and Product Images

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Official Angry Birds Transformers Toys Descriptions and Product Images

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 2:33am by Va'al - 41,993 views

In more official news from Hasbro Transformers over at NYCC 2014, we get a look at Angry Birds Transformers crossover figures and sets, including descriptions of the various products - all mirrored below for your convenience, including the press release! We've seen some of these [url]before[/url], but read on for more. ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS TELEPODS 2014 PRODUCT DESCRIPTIONS Autobirds, ‘roll out!’ The epic battle for Piggy Island has begun as two of the world’s largest and most - Read More

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Official Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Figure Class Descriptions

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Official Transformers Generations Combiner Wars Figure Class Descriptions

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 1:51am by Va'al - 30,954 views

In addition to the official images and first look from the floor for the Generations line, pretty much all under the Combiner Wars banner for the next waves, NYCC 2014 brings us a breakdown of the various Transformers figure classes being released by Hasbro - and it looks like everything combines with everything else, Leader class excluded. Check them out below! TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS COMBINER WARS LEGENDS Assortment (Ages: 8 & up /Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available: Spring 2015) - Read More

Official Hasbro Thundercracker And Huffer Images

Official Hasbro Thundercracker And Huffer Images

Posted October 08th, 2014 at 10:57pm by Autobot032 - 36,353 views

NYCC is in full swing and Seibertron.com's troops are on the ground getting you the best shots of the hottest and newest Transformers, and we've already reported on Hasbro's display at NYCC, which you can read here, and now we have official images from Hasbro, courtesy of their Facebook page, which you can see here. Since these are remolds and redecos, we know you'll want to see the originals these figures are based off of, and you can see the origin molds in all their glory in our - Read More

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Press Party: Combiner Wars, Leader Thundercracker

NYCC 2014 Coverage - Hasbro Press Party: Combiner Wars, Leader Thundercracker

Posted October 08th, 2014 at 6:06pm by Va'al - 30,365 views

Coming at you live from New York and the Hasbro Press Party, site owner Seibertron reports a handful of Combiner Wars images, including Motormaster, the Aerialbots and new packaging - with the added reveal of Decepticon Thundercracker, a heavy remold of Generations Leader Class Jetfire! Also new is the appearance of a tiny Optimus Prime Legends figure remolded/redecoed as Huffer. Check out the images below. - Read More

Bob Skir To Appear At TFcon USA 2014 In Chicago

Bob Skir To Appear At TFcon USA 2014 In Chicago

Posted October 08th, 2014 at 2:59am by Autobot032 - 29,996 views

TFCon USA 2014's adding another special guest to their list of Transformers behind the scenes attendees, and this time it's none other than Bob Skir! You may remember Mr. Skir as one of the creative minds behind Transformers Beast Machines. Quite possibly one of the most polarizing pieces of Transformers history, both in terms of toys and most definitely the show. Robert N. Skir was the Story Editor and Head Writer for the Transformers TV series Beast Machines, in his words perhaps the - Read More

Transformers Movie Barricade to be at TFCon Chicago 2014

Transformers Movie Barricade to be at TFCon Chicago 2014

Posted October 05th, 2014 at 1:48pm by LOST Cybertronian - 24,048 views

Fans of the movie 'verse or just fans of police car Decepticons, will be happy to see that the Barricade car used in the 2007 Transformers movie will be at TFCon Chicago 2014. TFCon runs October 24-26 at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare. The 2005 Mustang Saleen 2007 Extreme S281 prototype known as Barricade used in the 2007 movie Transformers will be in attendance at TFcon Chicago 2014. There were 3 cars made for the film, with this vehicle being one of the primary camera vehicles. This Barricade - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - IDW Colourist Josh Burcham

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - IDW Colourist Josh Burcham

Posted October 03rd, 2014 at 9:17pm by Va'al - 24,733 views

Joining a meaty roster of guests, IDW colourist and artist Josh Burcham will be attending this month's TFCon 2014 in Chicago! Read on below to find out more about him and his work, and make sure to drop by his table at the event - and Seibertron.com's! We are happy to welcome IDW Publishing colorist Josh Burcham to TFcon Chicago 2014. Transformers fans will recognize his work from the pages of Transformers More Than Meets The Eye and dozens of other one shots and mini series. He will be - Read More

IDW Publishing NYCC 2014 Signing Schedule, Featuring Barber, Stone, Scott, Griffith and Ramondelli

IDW Publishing NYCC 2014 Signing Schedule, Featuring Barber, Stone, Scott, Griffith and Ramondelli

Posted October 03rd, 2014 at 12:11pm by Va'al - 32,251 views

With NYCC 2014 approaching, IDW Publishing has sent round a press release detailing their signing schedules for the event - and of course, this means Transformers comics authors will be attending and ready to sign and chat with fans! Check out the full list below, and the relevant time slots highlighted for your convenience. IDW Publishing’s 2014 NYCC Schedule Full List of The Shows Best Panels & Signings Unleashed! San Diego, CA (October 3, 2014) – Earlier this week IDW released - Read More

Optimus Prime participates in Walk of Fame handprint ceremony in Hollywood, CA

Optimus Prime participates in Walk of Fame handprint ceremony in Hollywood, CA

Posted September 30th, 2014 at 11:35pm by Seibertron - 37,616 views

Today, to celebrate the release of Transformers: Age of Extinction on Blu-ray Combo Pack, the biggest star in the universe, OPTIMUS PRIME, participated in the world famous handprint-footprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theater IMAX in Hollywood. Besides OPTIMUS PRIME appearing in multiple forms, actor Peter Cullen, who has voiced OPTIMUS PRIME for three decades, also participated in the ceremony. Check out some pictures and a video from the event, courtesy of our friends at - Read More

More Super Festival 66 Images: Million Publishing Shouki and GoShooter

More Super Festival 66 Images: Million Publishing Shouki and GoShooter

Posted September 28th, 2014 at 4:32pm by LOST Cybertronian - 23,089 views

We have received more images from Tony of Tempting Toys from Super Festival 66 going on right now in Japan. This batch of images gives us a close and personal look at the upcoming Million Publishing exclusives Shouki with Daniel and GoShooter with Shūta Gō. Shouki is a mail away exclusive from Million Publishing Transformers Generations 2014 Vol. 1 while GoShooter is an exclusive mail away from Transformers Generations 2014 Vol. 2. - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #106 - McCarthyism
Twincast / Podcast #106:
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