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Twincast / Podcast Episode #116 "Character Piece"

Twincast / Podcast Episode #116 "Character Piece"

Character Piece - Welcome to the latest episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your no-longer-on-the-market host ScottyP, site owner and photographer extraordinaire Seibertron, Not-Optimus RodimusConvoy13, and the late (to the show) Jon3.0. On this episode we start out by catching up on some comic talk. The not-quite latest issue of More Than Meets The Eye kicks things off, as we take a rather long time to catch up on the dastardly(?) deeds of the DJD.
Twincast / Podcast Episode #115 Nenemis Prime

Twincast / Podcast Episode #115 Nenemis Prime

Nenemis Prime - Today's a toy-centric Twincast, folks, and the crew is ready to tackle the rush of Transformers reveals coming your way. First we discuss the latest Botcon 2015 Cybertron's Most Wanted box set reveals: Battletrap, Shattered Glass Stepper, and... DOTM Megatron? The Twincast crew discusses Duocons, mirror universes, and the divisive first release of the Arms Microns Breakdown mold in the US, which is captured in a stunning gallery by our very own Seibertron. Which of these figures are we most excited about? Well, you'll just have to listen to find out.
Female Autobot WINDBLADE to debut in Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon

Female Autobot WINDBLADE to debut in Transformers Robots In Disguise cartoon

Fan Built - In the recent article on USA Today, where Victorion was revealed as the name of the first ever female Combiner from the Fan Built Combiners poll, it was also revealed that Windblade will make an appearance on Transformers Robots In Disguise! We'll finally get to see her in animated action and hear her speak for the first time, this is an amazing time to be a fan! As many of you will recall, Windblade was the 2014 Fan Built Figure to coincide with the brand's 30th anniversary.
Twincast / Podcast #114

Twincast / Podcast #114

Brainmasters - First, we take a look at newly arrived MP-24 Star Saber as well as MP-25 Exhaust. The Twincast briefly gives their thoughts on the recently announced MP-18B blue Bluestreak. Next up: Combiner Wars Quickslinger and Breakneck (AKA Slingshot and Wildrider) are coming down the pipes. Botcon 2015 in Chicago is coming up fast, and this is already proving to be an interesting year. We have the first Cybertron's Most Wanted Box Set reveal: Packrat! Better images of the simplified Cyber Series sub-line have been unveiled. Images of Takara Legends LG-13 Megatron have finally arrived, and we discuss the differences between Hasbro and Takara's versions. Next, we move on to the potential expansion of the Transformers Live Action Movies. We even squeeze in a Listener Question this episode. We finish up the Twincast with our latest bragging rights!
Twincast / Podcast #113

Twincast / Podcast #113

Signal To Noise - Spoilers Abound! This episode contains spoilers for all of the following: Episodes 1 and 2 of the new Robots in Disguise cartoon, Transformers #39, and More Than Meets The Eye #s 1-39. This is your one and only warning. Then, we have a very special treat for our listeners – an interview with none other than James Roberts of More Than Meets The Eye fame. Next, we return to our traditional comfort zone: upcoming Transformers toys: simplified Cyber Series sub-line that took us all by surprise, Platinum Edition Blitzwing and Astrotrain, and the Coneheads "Seeker Squadron" set. We wrap up with another segment of bragging rights!

New Rovio Angry Birds Transformers Update Details and Screenshots: Level 15, Arcee, Airachnid

New Rovio Angry Birds Transformers Update Details and Screenshots: Level 15, Arcee, Airachnid

Posted May 23rd, 2015 at 6:23am by Va'al - 4,036 views

Courtesy of our fellow Seibertronian from Costa Rica Kaliaticus, we have all the details of the new Rovio Angry Birds Transformers mobile device game update! And if you don't believe the write up, you can check out the screenshots that they sent us, mirrored below. Hey guys! It's your costarrican friend Carlos, aka Kaliaticus, with Angry Birds news. I just installed the latest update, and it's pretty badass. Now you can level your Autobirds and Deceptihogs to level 15. Also, what we've been - Read More

Working number for Denny's Salvage Depot from Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Working number for Denny's Salvage Depot from Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 1:48pm by william-james88 - 12,241 views

Here is a fun lil' bit of news. The official Transformers Facebook page has an add for Denny's Vinatge Salvage Depot. This is the Salvage Yard that the human character Denny operates. It is a working toll free number and everyone is welcome to try it out. It's always fun to see Hasbro and company go the extra mile to add to the fan - Read More

Q-Transformers Blu-Ray and DVD Launch Event

Q-Transformers Blu-Ray and DVD Launch Event

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 10:02am by mooncake623 - 13,376 views

Thanks to the qtransformers Website we get some info on the Launch Event for the release of Q-Transformers on Blu-Ray and DVD! This Event will be held at the Cinema Odaiba in Tokyo on June 21 with the tickets being on sale on May 22nd. Please check out all the details for this event below and remember keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates! ★ Event Summary ★ * Date: June 21 (Sun) curtain 16:00 - 18:00 the show (scheduled) * Venue: Odaiba - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure Promo Clips - Big Optimus, Ultra Magnus, Nemesis Prime

Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure Promo Clips - Big Optimus, Ultra Magnus, Nemesis Prime

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 7:22am by Va'al - 9,937 views

Via the YouTube channel for Takara Tomy, we get a promotional clip for three of their Transformers Adventure line figures: TED-06 Big Optimus Prime, the Japanese counterpart to Hyperchange Optimus; TAV-14 Ultra Magnus, of which you can see the Seibertron.com gallery here; TAV-13 Nemesis Prime, of which we also have a gallery. Check the clips out - Read More

Japanese Transformers: Channel App in iTunes Store

Japanese Transformers: Channel App in iTunes Store

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 3:55am by Va'al - 11,325 views

Via the Japanese iTunes store, we have news of new Transformers Channel app, revolving around the animated Robots in Disguise show. The app appears to feature information on toys, bios, episodes, allows for code scanning (similar to the Anglophone app for the toys) and also includes a history of the Transformers since 1984. Check out some screenshots below, and a machine translation of the description! Has been published in the Transformers official website, it is a free app that can scan - Read More

Amazon Prime to Stream Transformers: Age of Extinction from June 13th

Amazon Prime to Stream Transformers: Age of Extinction from June 13th

Posted May 15th, 2015 at 3:28am by Va'al - 10,077 views

For all the Transformers movieverse fans out there, some good news from Amazon Prime! The online retailer's premium section is adding a bunch of movies to their streaming service, and the list includes the latest Paramount/Michael Bay output - Age of Extinction - as of June 13th. Check out the full list below to see what else is available, too. Amazon has released its lineup of movies and TV shows that will be available for streaming come June 2015. During those hot summer days, Amazon - Read More

New IDW Comics Apps Coming May 28 For Mobile Devices

New IDW Comics Apps Coming May 28 For Mobile Devices

Posted May 13th, 2015 at 11:29pm by LOST Cybertronian - 9,308 views

New apps are coming for those who read their Transformers (and other IDW series) comics on mobile devices. According to ComiXology new apps will be available May 28 to read IDW comics which will no longer be powered by ComiXology. Information to sync IDW comics to ComiXology accounts can be found here. ComiXology wrote:As of May 28th 2015, IDW will be introducing an entirely new set of comic apps. At that time, the IDW Comics, Transformers Comics, Star Trek Comics, and TMNT Comics apps will - Read More

BotCon 2015 Fiction - Ask Vector Prime

BotCon 2015 Fiction - Ask Vector Prime

Posted May 13th, 2015 at 4:51pm by Va'al - 8,830 views

A couple of days ago we reported on BotCon's social media and fiction efforts via the Axiom Nexus news crew. What has made its appearance since is a more interactive page, also part of the same initiative for the 2015 event, under the name of Ask Vector Prime! Read on below to find out more about it, and head here to pose your own queries. Vector Prime, one of our most venerable elders, answers some of your questions as a way to foster better understanding between Cybertronians and - Read More

Twincast / Podcast Episode #116 "Character Piece"

Twincast / Podcast Episode #116 "Character Piece"

Posted May 13th, 2015 at 10:23am by ScottyP - 10,132 views

Welcome to the latest episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your no-longer-on-the-market host ScottyP, site owner and photographer extraordinaire Seibertron, Not-Optimus RodimusConvoy13, and the late (to the show) Jon3.0. Jon 3.0 was saving Drift during our comics discussion Episode #116 "Character Piece" is available directly and in our RSS Feed and should appear on iTunes and Stitcher Radio within 24 to 48 hours of when you see this news post. On - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Video Shorts: To Catch a Phrase, Sticky Situation

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Video Shorts: To Catch a Phrase, Sticky Situation

Posted May 13th, 2015 at 3:13am by Va'al - 8,942 views

Following the Fixit Jam video from a while back, the Hasbro Transformers: Robots in Disguise section of the official franchise website has added another two shorts for the animated show. First one up is To Catch a Phrase, centering around Bumblebee's ongoing struggle with finding an apt battle cry, while the second, A Sticky Situation, has Bumblebee dealing with the messiness of human allies - and Cybertronians. Click here to head to the Hasbro site to view them both! - Read More

BotCon 2015 Fiction - Meet the Axiom Nexus News Crew

BotCon 2015 Fiction - Meet the Axiom Nexus News Crew

Posted May 09th, 2015 at 4:45am by Va'al - 18,169 views

Very much like last year's fictional Tornado journal pages, the BotCon crew have created three new Facebook pages and profiles tying in to this year's theme and event in the new FunPub instalment. All working under the banner of the Axiom Nexus News channel, the three characters include investigative journalist Rook, reporter Andromeda and the unnamed News Editor. You can find out more and follow their doings by clicking on their profile images below! Task assigning, fact checking, - Read More

Transformers The Movie Animation Transformation Reference Sheets

Transformers The Movie Animation Transformation Reference Sheets

Posted May 08th, 2015 at 2:57am by Va'al - 16,526 views

Thanks to a notification from fellow Seibertron.com user Cyberpath, and found on fellow fan Daniel Arseneault's account on Twitter, we have mirrored below a number of transformation animation sheets for characters starring in the 1986 Transformers animated feature! These were not included in The Ark collection, we are told, so they might be the first time some of us will encounter them - take some time below with Hot Rod, Arcee, Springer, Kup, Ultra Magnus, Wreck-Gar, Blurr and their weapons, - Read More

Hasbro and PlayDate Digital's New "DINO ISLAND" Interactive Storybook App featuring Rescue Bots

Hasbro and PlayDate Digital's New "DINO ISLAND" Interactive Storybook App featuring Rescue Bots

Posted May 07th, 2015 at 8:18am by william-james88 - 13,978 views

From PR Newswire: NEW YORK, May 7, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Launching today, TRANSFORMERS RESCUE BOTS: DINO ISLAND, an interactive storybook app from PlayDate Digital, under license by Hasbro, Inc., features the TRANSFORMERS Rescue Bots changing into dinosaur robot forms to save the day. When the going gets tough, the TRANSFORMERS Rescue Bots go "Dino Bot" in this exciting and educational story, perfect for early and emerging readers. Similar to PlayDate's storybook app TRANSFORMERS RESCUE - Read More

Decks Tokyo Beach and Q-Transformers 'Return of Mystery of Convoy' Event Photos

Decks Tokyo Beach and Q-Transformers 'Return of Mystery of Convoy' Event Photos

Posted May 03rd, 2015 at 4:16am by Va'al - 20,345 views

The Takara Tomy Q Transformers Return of the Mystery of Convoy series-themed event took place last 29 April at Decks in Odaiba, Tokyo Bay, and we have some photos from the event shared by Autobase Aichi! Check out below some of the merchandise on offer at the event, and the Q Transformers (which you can also find in our galleries) and Transformers Adventure display pieces on show - and find out more here. - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Decepticon Filch Image

Transformers: Robots In Disguise Decepticon Filch Image

Posted April 30th, 2015 at 7:26pm by Va'al - 21,497 views

Via the official Transformers Facebook page, we have a new image of the Robots in Disguise bird-like escaped Decepticon prisoner Filch in her robot mode - and a reminder to tune in to Cartoon Network this Saturday at 6.30 am EST to catch the new episode in the series! Check out more below. There’s a new Decepticon preying on Crown City, and it’s up to Team Bumblebee to put an end to her pickpocketing. Watch the newest episode of Robots in Disguise this Saturday at 6:30 AM EST on Cartoon - Read More

Twincast / Podcast Episode #115 Nenemis Prime

Twincast / Podcast Episode #115 Nenemis Prime

Posted April 29th, 2015 at 10:12am by megatronus - 19,837 views

Welcome to the latest episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your upstanding host RodimusConvoy13, version two-point-oh Jon3.0, the very metal xRotorstormx, and dark horse Megatronus, who may or may not have ghost written this very post! Episode #115 "Nenemis Prime" is available directly and in our RSS Feed, and should appear on iTunes and Stitcher Radio within 24 to 48 hours of when you see this news post. Today's a toy-centric Twincast, folks, and the - Read More

Vimeo Teams Up With Hasbro Studios To Bring Complete Hasbro Classic Collection To Vimeo On Demand

Vimeo Teams Up With Hasbro Studios To Bring Complete Hasbro Classic Collection To Vimeo On Demand

Posted April 28th, 2015 at 6:19pm by Seibertron - 27,407 views

Hasbro Classic Transformers: Generation 1 Launches on Vimeo On Demand Additional Hasbro Titles Including G.I. Joe and Transformers: Rescue Bots Launch Later 2015 See Full Transformers Catalog at Transformers.TV NEW YORK (April 28, 2015) – Vimeo today announced a collaboration with Hasbro Studios to offer digital collections of classic animation series from the Hasbro Classic Collection, including fan favorites Transformers: Generation 1and Jem – both available now on Vimeo On Demand. - Read More

Angry Birds Transformers Receives Major Update, Plus New Promo Video

Angry Birds Transformers Receives Major Update, Plus New Promo Video

Posted April 28th, 2015 at 12:35pm by Autobot032 - 13,627 views

Fellow fan and Seibertronian, Ravage XK pointed us in the direction of an Angry Birds Transformers update for iOS. Here's what he had to share with us: Ravage XK wrote:Today the iOS update for the Angry Birds Transformers hit the iOS version of the game. Just had an update for the ios version of the game. Said it was for small fixes to make the game even better. However, it seems to be the update Android users have been enjoying for a while. Seems to have delivered the same updated - Read More

Generation 1 The Complete Series For $40.00 Now Available On Vimeo

Generation 1 The Complete Series For $40.00 Now Available On Vimeo

Posted April 28th, 2015 at 12:11pm by Autobot032 - 24,242 views

For $40.00 you can own all 98 episodes of the original Generation 1 TV series through Vimeo in which you can both stream and permanently download all 98 episodes for your personal collection. All 3 (technically 4) seasons in one shot, how can you beat that? This is where it all started, folks, this is the beginning so many years ago that evolved and changed and dare I say...transformed into what we have and are today. This is one of the best deals available for the series, with no wallet - Read More

Final BotCon 2015 "Oilmaster The Bounty Hunter" Exclusive Toy Revealed from this year's box set

Final BotCon 2015 "Oilmaster The Bounty Hunter" Exclusive Toy Revealed from this year's box set

Posted April 27th, 2015 at 11:53am by Seibertron - 26,367 views

BotCon has revealed the 5th and final exclusive figure from this year's BotCon 2015 "Cybertron's Most Wanted" box set. The last figure, Oilmaster "The Bounty Hunter", revives an abandoned Hasbro G1 concept of the "Double Pretender". The original Double Pretender Gorilla Pretender shell was first shown by Hasbro at BotCon 1996 alongside a Double Pretender Spider mold, the original G1 Unicron that was never released, and several other abandoned concepts that were never released at retail. - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #116 - Character Piece
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