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Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
Date: Wednesday, April 8th 2015 6:45pm CDT
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: megatronus

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Welcome to the latest episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast. This episode features your prodigal host Counterpunch, master of this universe Seibertron, the always exceptional ScottyP, the very metal xRotorstormx, and dark horse Megatronus, who may or may not have ghost written this very post!

Episode #114 "Brainmasters" 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.

First, we take a look at what Transformers are all about for some folks: toys! And boy, do we have a lot to talk about. Most of the Twincast has MP-24 Star Saber in hand, is this latest entry worthy of the title "Masterpiece"? More importantly, will the Twincast crew be successful in Counterpunch-ing xRotorstormx into purchasing this figure on air? Listen and find out.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
Which is G1... and which is the Masterpiece?


But wait, there's more - despite Super Serious Tobacco Attorney's (or Harvey Birdman's?) best efforts, MP-25 Exhaust has arrived. The highly anticipated redeco of Masterpiece Wheeljack has been uncertain in its release and difficult to obtain, but the Twincast has you covered. Sit back as we discuss the merits of this figure, and the amazingly hazy galleries Seibertron photographed for your viewing pleasure.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
The site owner may or may not have been harmed in the making of this gallery.


Then, we have a very special treat for our listeners... a short topic! The Twincast very, very briefly gives their thoughts on the recently announced, and oh so very Diaclone, MP-18B Bluestreak.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
Body of Prowl. Heart of Streak.


Next up: Combiner Wars. Images of the new Quickslinger and Breakneck (AKA Slingshot and Wildrider) are here. What do we think of these figures? Are they a welcome addition to the Generations fold, or does the Twincast like Alpha Bravo and Offroad just a wee bit better?
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
Options.


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: ittttt's Packrat! Will the Twincast crew be picking this homage up? What does the crew think about the rabid speculation on the Box Set's remaining characters?
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
Once a Rattrap redeco, always a Rattrap redeco.


Way better images of the new, simplified Cyber Series sub-line are out and about. What do we think of these 7” and 11" figures? Also, maybe they're already available in South America? Where's our Brazilian correspondent? Listen to our rueful ramblings to learn more.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
My truck's bigger than yours.


Images of Takara Legends LG-13 Megatron have finally arrived, and the differences between this and Hasbro's version are both minor and controversial. We're full of opinions and nitpicks when it comes to the Decepticon leader. Which Twincast crew-members plan to import the big guy, and who already has one (or two)?
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
To G1, or not to G1? That, is the question.


Movies - lots and lots of movies. Or, at least, that's what we've been told to expect. Paramount is looking to expand the Transformers movieverse, Marvel-style. What does the crew make of this news? And, more importantly, what would the Twincast like to see down the line?
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
HINT: this. Maybe.


Our penultimate topic for this broadcast: A listener question! Seibertron.com member CombaticonsCombine? asks about Bruticus in our "Ask The Twincast" thread, and we reply on air. The Twincast is pretty unanimous on this one.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
Just a matter of time.


Remember, if you want to hear your questions answered by us "professionals", leave it in the Ask the Twincast thread. We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously, so if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

We finish up the Twincast with some bragging rights. What did everyone get since the last recording? Well, besides Star Saber and Exhaust, that is.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #114 "Brainmasters"
So... how about that backstory?


Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise" includes interview with James Roberts!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise" includes interview with James Roberts!
Date: Thursday, March 26th 2015 2:26pm CDT
Categories: Interviews, Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: ScottyP

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Welcome to the latest episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast. This episode features your always exceptional, sometimes sober host, ScottyP, the very metal xRotorstormx, dark horse Megatronus, and the ever winsome RodimusConvoy13.

Oh, and this pretty popular author you may have heard of stops by: James Roberts! Sit back and enjoy as Va'al and Scotty P cut up, hang out, and wax philosophical with this very special guest.

Episode #113 "Signal to Noise" 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.

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.

First we change things up with some long awaited cartoon talk. The first two episodes of Robots in Disguise have premiered, and most of the Twincast crew has seen most of the episodes. Where does RID fall in the constellation of its many cancelled predecessors? Underbite ate WHAT? Listen and find out.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
Bumblebee doesn’t always speak, but when he does, he’s Batman Beyond.


Something momentous is coming. Wait, no, it’s already here: Combiner Wars #1 (otherwise known as Transformers #39). Sit back as we discuss Starscream’s bodies, wide-eyed and bushy-tailed Swindle, our varied and shifting opinions of Livio Ramondelli’s art style, and more.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
Heeeeeeeeeere’s Offroad!


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.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
We insisted he do the interview with the jacket on.


If you just came here for the interview, you can find it at 47:30 of the file, wherein our brave host Scotty P and devious News-Staff-slash-resident-comics-expert Va’al inherit the wind:

  1. What schemes has Roberts unleashed in his travels back to pre-war Cybertronian society?
  2. Time travel paradox?

    Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
    Paradox schmaradox… at least until a certain briefcase is involved.

  3. Remain in the Light was an awesome arc and powerful story, made more powerful by… prose?
  4. Roberts shows us his love for music, and for the growing More Than Meets the Eye community.
  5. Which (T-Rex) characters should we expect, which are gold, and which are big ole black holes?
  6. The Decepticon Justice Division finally returns – oh, the humanity, err *ahem* morality.

    Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
    Bird, Dragon, or Bird-Dragon? Why not both Zoidberg?

Our sincerest "Thank You" greetings to Mr. Roberts for lending his time to the show, and for the amazing content at that! We hope you all enjoy listening to the interview as much as we did conducting it.

After that, we return to our traditional comfort zone: upcoming Transformers toys. Images of the new, simplified Cyber Series sub-line took us all by surprise. What do we think of these 7” figures? Are they a welcome addition to the Generations fold, or more of the same? This is also the part where you learn another terrible Twincast secret: We don't know how to read good, and want to learn to do other things good too.

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Just don’t take away our Generations, man.


Platinum Edition Blitzwing and Astrotrain are Awesome and/or the Worst Thing Ever. Is Platinum Blitzwing an homage to Shattered Glass or Flywheels? What’s with that orange on Astrotrain? Will the Twincast crew be picking these up? While we decide, check out Seibertron’s awesome galleries of G1 Astrotrain and Blitzwing.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
Alpha Bravo, is that you?


In other Platinum Edition news, the long awaited Coneheads are being reissued. Now this is something the Twincast crew can get excited about… if the price is right. New Platinum set, same question: will the Twincast crew be picking these up? Better yet, can you spot the differences between these newbies and the originals? Check out Seibertron’s galleries of G1 Thrust, Dirge, and Ramjet to try your hand (or rather, your eye).

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
Sticker shock?


We finish up the Twincast with some bragging rights. What did everyone get since the last recording?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #113 "Signal to Noise"
No complaints. Really!


And remember, send any complaints, rants, and cease & desist orders to IHateRazorclaw@seibertron.com before the next episode.

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Date: Wednesday, March 11th 2015 10:37am CDT
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: ScottyP

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Welcome to the latest episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast. This episode features your always exceptional host ScottyP, the very metal xRotorstormx, an appearance by the man of many voices Jon3.0, and the latest podcast regulars to join the crew: Spy vs. Spy. No wait, it was Counterpunch! No, that's not right either. You'll have to bother listening to find out who's taken home the top prize in our first ever casting call.

Episode #112 "New Beat" 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.

First up we have comic talk. More Than Meets the Eye #38 and The Transformers #38 were released the day of recording. Sit back as we dive in and discuss time travel, treachery, mass shifting and more. Skip to 31:25 in the audio if you wish to avoid spoilers, because the spoiler pants are all over the floor during this segment.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Buster returns to help save G1.


What's our take on Masterpiece Tracks? Is it the same as yours? Did Raoul win the casting call? Does he get a numbered release too?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
"Looking good is what life is all about." - Some lousy Earth-Lover


We had Seibertron and ScottyP's awesome reporting from ToyFair, now find out what the rest of us thought about all the new reveals in New York City, including Devastator, the Protectobots, Ultra Magnus, and more. While you catch up on our thoughts, be sure to catch up on all of Seibertron.com's awesome photo galleries from Toy Fair 2015.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Rescue and SWAT? How does that work?


We also discuss the new Leader Megatrons, including the G1/IDW and Armada inspired color schemes and molds. Are they good representations of these characters, or is Armada Megatron gonna have to stab somebody? Full galleries of these toys are also available, check here for G1/IDW Megatron and here for Armada Megatron.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Wanna make somethin' of it?


We remind you to report your sightings! We have sightings threads here, plus there's also a fantastic sightings database on the front page of Seibertron.com, so be sure to check all that out and help out your fellow local collectors.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Now Jeffrey will know where they are too.


We answer a listener question from the Ask the Twincast thread. Is the new packaging a nemesis, or a friend? Tune in to find out how beer can help you out in a practical way. No, seriously.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Might be time to upgrade those wire snips.


We finish up the Twincast with some bragging rights. What did everyone get since the last recording?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #112 "A New Beat"
Remember kids - you too can use the Masterforce to transform!


That's all for another episode, be sure to comment on this story to keep the conversation going.

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post.

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously. Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015" includes interview with Hasbro's Jerry Jivoin!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015" includes interview with Hasbro's Jerry Jivoin!
Date: Friday, February 20th 2015 3:10pm CST
Categories: Interviews, Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: ScottyP

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Live, from New York, it's a Twincast Podcast Saturday Night! Maybe not quite live or on a Saturday, but it's still our recordings from New York City as yours truly, episode host Scotty P sat down with Seibertron and Diablien/Collecticon/Paul (of RIPT fame and an eternal Friend of Seibertron.com) to discuss the new toys and goings on from the toy industry's largest annual trade show.

Oh, and there's this matter of an interview with the Global Brand Marketing Director for Transformers, Hasbro's Jerry Jivoin!

Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015" 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.

We hope you'll listen to the entire show, but if you'd like to skip our personal musings and get right to the interview with Mr. Jivoin, you may do so by going to 1:05:48 in the audio file.

We first tackle the big guy himself, Devastator! Now that we've seen this hugely anticipated, hugely sized toy in the flesh, are we more or less impressed? Are the individual bots something living up to expectations? We'll break down everything you ever wanted to know based on our observations, along with a bunch of facts you probably don't care about in the first part of the show.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
A certain shade of green


Section something-point-something of the Autobot Code dictates that our next point of discussion is Generations Leader Class Ultra Magnus, popping right out of the pages of the IDW comic series and into our hearts. Listen in as we dissect what we saw of this latest entry into the impressive Generations series Leader Class lineup.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
Duly Appointed, indeed


There were yet more cool Generations reveals such as Defensor, Cyclonus, and Legends Class figures. The customization/create-a-character aspect of Combiner Wars comes full circle with these releases. Tune in to hear our thoughts, as well as our condolences to GI Joe fans.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
Totally not Onslaught even a little.


Seibertron.com is very proud to present the next segment of the show, an approximately 20 minute interview with Mr. Jerry Jivoin! You'll need to listen in to hear what he has to say about everything from Combiner Wars, more female characters, decisions on paint decos for reissue toys, the west coast dock strikes, whether these Combiners are being made in response to a certain other toy market, and even more!

Our sincere thanks to both Hasbro and Hunter PR for the opportunity to interview Mr. Jivoin on a very busy day in a very busy environment, and on basically zero notice at that! It was a blast to conduct and we hope our listeners and the fan community as a whole enjoy the information shared.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
Archive image from SDCC 2012 - this is Jerry's second appearance on the Twincast


We didn't forget about the new toys from Robots in Disguise. Jazz and Sideswipe Warriors, plus lots of new Minicons will grace store shelves this fall. Find out our thoughts about the upcoming products coming out to support the cartoon show that's coming soon.

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Seriously huge.


Since we're all just big kids here, we take a little bit of the show to chat about the upcoming releases for Rescue Bots. Join us as we jump on the boat and don't transform. Wait, what?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
Broadside's little cousin


Loyal Subjects vinyls are about to hit their third wave and Toy Fair gave us the opportunity to get a very clear look at them for the first time. Why is Scotty so mad about the case breakdown? You'll find out, plus you'll get to hear the counterpoint which makes for a fun, lively discussion of these Action Vinyls. You can even preorder a case of this upcoming wave from our buddies at RIPT Apparel.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
He can't see anything at all, but can he see why kids love Cinnamon Toast Crunch?


Toy Fair brought along far more than we could possibly cover without having a four hour show, so catch the rest as we break down our thoughts on licensed products hitting stores in the next year. Protect your home, keep your spot in a book, and try not to stab yourself with metal if you check out any of this stuff once it's available.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"
Small in stature, but not in character.


We finish up with an insanely elitist edition of Bragging Rights. The pictures can speak for themselves!

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Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #111 "New York Toy Fair 2015"

Total Spoilers



That wraps things up for this very special episode. We sincerely hope you enjoy this one, definitely had a blast on this end putting it together. See you in approximately two weeks as we attempt to get back on to a more "regular" show schedule between now and Botcon.

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #110 "Crazy Devy"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #110 "Crazy Devy"
Date: Wednesday, February 4th 2015 9:52am CST
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: xRotorstormx

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host for the Counterpunch along with Seibertron himself, Jon 3.0, Rotorstorm, and our latest auditioning podcaster Samsonator!

Episode #110 "Crazy Devy" 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.

First up, we want to welcome our final auditioner, Samsonator to the show tonight!

Revealed at the Nuremberg Toy Fair recently was a blurry green and purple blob we'd like to think of as Devastator.. (Hey what a minute, is that Jon 3.0?)
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Plus we received some sad news from the club this week... RIP Club Seekers.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Up next, Takara revealed more images of their upcoming release of Unite Superion with some slight true to G1 modifications.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Also released were images from Takara's new Adventure line which has some interesting characters involved.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Hasbro teased us with some images of Combiner Wars Rodimus and Skywarp...and..could that be Hotspot and Groove? Will we end up seeing Defensor?!? Let the speculation begin!
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

The Masterpiece crazy rumor train continues to barrel down the tracks with (no pun intended) MP-25 Tracks, MP-26 Red Tracks / Road Rage and MP-27 Ironhide.
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Hasbro decided to bring back the idea of a fan built bot again for the Combiner Wars line and boy does the cast have a great idea for one...
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Up next, we chat about the new in hand images of Takara Cloud TFC-A04 Roadbuster
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

We chat briefly about the excellent new comic, Punishment. Which if you don't want to hear spoilers skip 01:27:30 - 01:28:21!
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast #110: "Crazy Devy"

Quick shout out to Seibertron for reaching 3500 Galleries! Congratulations!!

And of course we close out the night with a round of Bragging Rights
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Well, that wraps things up for another episode! We really hope you enjoyed listening.

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"
Date: Tuesday, January 20th 2015 9:05pm CST
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: Razorclaw0000

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Get ready to command some cities with the Twincast! Join host ScottyP, regulars Counterpunch, Jon3.0, xRotorstormx, Razorclaw0000, Seibertron, and Twincast auditioner Leader Ultra Magnus as they delve into an all toy, all the time episode.

Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That" 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.

Topics include:

Masterpiece Ultra Magnus toy in hand, and why Bob is a horrible person for not buying it.
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Combiner Wars Devastator rumors - including a six figure box set, possibly at SDCC?
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"

The latest Generations and Combiner Wars toys - including:
Arcee and Chromia
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"

Combiner Wars Wave 1
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"

The BotCon 2015 Theme has been hinted... does anyone care?
Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"

Topic discussion - figure quality control and what constitutes an inexcusable flaw, or what can you look past?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #109 "I Can Deal With That"

Ask the Twincast - from our own news staff member william-james88:
Of course, original stickers in good quality will always be most desirable but what is worth more between:
A g1 toy with reprolabel stickers or a g1 toy with faded/incomplete/scrappy original stickers.
Does applying reprolabels to a G1 transformer make it lose value?


Bragging Rights

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"
Date: Thursday, January 8th 2015 11:57am CST
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: xRotorstormx

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Another year, another Twincast year in review. Get ready to stroll down your short term memory lane with host Scotty P, regulars Counterpunch and Rotorstorm, and our latest auditioning potential podcast superstar of the future, RodimusConvoy13!

Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again" 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.

With 2014 coming to a close, why not go out with some reissues that I don't think anyone saw coming.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

Now that most of us finally have most of the new Robots in Disguise figures in hand we discuss our thoughts on wave 1.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

Tonight we will wrap up our ongoing discussion about the cute little beetle, Masterpiece Bumblebee.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

(31:57:05)
The special topic of discussion tonight is one that many people seek out others opinions and help. How to display your collection! The cast will discuss everything from shelving options, lighting and how to protect your precious investments. So you better tune in :D

(P.S. : We will be posting photos of our collections in the comments!)

The time has come to take a stoll down memory lane and reflect upon the highs an lows of 2014...it's time for the Awesome Twincast Year In Review Extravaganza of Opinions!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

First up we will discuss our favorite media (TV/Video Games/Books/Internet & Mobile Content)

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

What was our favorite comic of the year? I think it was a unanimous decision!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

Our favorite Age of Extinction toy? (are you surprised we could even think of one?)

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

Up next, we'll discuss our favorite Generations figure was of the year.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

The Masterpiece line certainly had some amazing releases this year so we will discuss what our personal favorite was, which may be pretty obvious!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

Next up, our favorite exclusive of 2014!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

There were quite a bit of impressive third party releases this year, the crew had a hard time pick

and of course we conclude our 2014 recap with the our least favorite of the year...

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

On that note, with the 30th Anniversary coming to a close, we discuss the highlights and where we think Hasbro/Takara missed out on.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

2015 is looking promising with Combiner Wars but you'll have to tune in to hear our predictions and we will see if they come true!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

The crew would like to thank Wheeltron for tonights Listener Question!

Of course we finish up the night with an exciting round of Bragging Rights.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #108 "2014, We'll Meet Again"

That wraps things up for another episode! We sincerely hope you enjoy this one.

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre
Date: Saturday, December 27th 2014 11:53am CST
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: xRotorstormx

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host for the evening, ScottyP along with Megatronus and Rotorstorm.

Episode 107 "A Knight at the Theatre" 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.

We have some very special guests joining us for tonights twincast podcast, please welcome the guys from Audio Knights Theater! We sit down with Dave, Peter and Andrew to discuss everything from their influences to their inspirations for the show and characters.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre

Don't want to hear all the juicy comic book spoilers? You better skip to 01:11:30!

As our interview with the AKT crew comes to a close, the guys were awesome enough to stick around for some toy talk!

First up is Masterpiece Bumblebee and ScottyP is lucky enough to be the only cast member to have him in hand.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre

Next up we briefly chat about the new Robots In Disguise Legion class figures that are starting to show up at retail. (Don't forget to check out Seibertron's super awesome galleries for Bumblebee, Prime, Steeljaw and Strongarm)

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre

Hasbro has finally brought back the headmasters, but will the quality issues hinder Brainstorm's populatrity among fans?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre

Want to know what goodies we got our hands on recently? Well you better tune in to tonights' bragging rights!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #107 A Knight at the Theatre

Thanks everyone for listening and we appreciate the continued support! Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes or Stitcher Radio and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Date: Friday, December 5th 2014 10:44am CST
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: ScottyP

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Fresh and energized before an inevitable turkey-coma, the Twincast / Podcast is back to present our latest episode. Join host Scotty P as he sits down with the mysterious Punch, as well as our second potential new friend, SW's Silverhammer.

Episode #106 "McCarthyism" 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.

We start out by taking a look at the potentially not as easy to get MP Exhaust and his battle against the forces of Philip Morris and the US Government. Will the Decepticons succeed in driving the cast to chain smoke for the rest of the episode? Or will the Truth campaign prevail? Neither of these things are addressed as we pick apart this tale of when the worlds of legal agreements and import Japanese Masterpiece Transformers collide.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Smoooooooke.


We then take a trip back into the Movieverse and take a look at the awfully tempting paint job of Takara Tomy's AD-31 Armor Knight Optimus Prime. Is this a case of taking advantage of lower costs, or a premium piece that the cast will be avoiding?

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
You will buy me, or I will kill you.


Generations takes center stage next when we have a chat about the initial Combiner Wars wave now that there are official images from Hasbro of these upcoming toys. Find out who's happy, who's soured, and who just takes things as they are.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Crotch elbows got nothin' on chest shoulders.


In our special topic of sorts for the episode, we take a look at some older toys that have worked their way back into our hearts over the years. What toys have you re-discovered a love for lately? Maybe it's something you didn't appreciate before, or maybe something completely ignored years and years ago. Either way, let us know what kind of Transformers stuff you've either re-discovered or newly discovered recently by replying to this post. It doesn't have to be all about toys either!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Sailing back into your heart, and the world of the living.


We then move on to comics talk (starts at 55:21, skip to 1:22:56 or so to avoid spoilers), first by exploring the return of Shane McCarthy to the Transformers world in this month's Drift: Empire of Stone #1. Does Drift return to bring the fandom its favorite thing? We don't think so, plus, yours truly gets all hypocritical with the artwork given how Regeneration One went, so tune in for that fun and more.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Drift's a dandy guy, doing dandy things, in space.


Then we move on to the latest chapter in the complex space opera landscape of More Than Meets the Eye #35. Has the cast had enough of this time travel business? And what's Brainstorm been up to? Full on spoiler warning continues for this section, so be warned!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Get the getaway car, Counterpunch, he's figured out the show!


On a somber and/or cynical note, we chat about the layoffs at Jagex, the company responsible for the Transformers Universe MMO game that never quite got into the air. Listen in to our compelling discussion as no one is surprised by this turn of events.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
A visual representation of hopes for this project.


We then finish off with some Bragging Rights. Prepare to be dazzled by our tens of collective additions!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #106 McCarthyism
Lots of Maketoys in this one.


That wraps things up for another episode! We sincerely hope you enjoy this one.

Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus
Date: Monday, November 24th 2014 4:32pm CST
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Posted by: Razorclaw0000

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host for the evening, Counterpunch, along with ScottyP, Seibertron, Razorclaw0000, and special guest and prospective cast member Megatronus! This episode catches us on the latest events in the IDW universe and has a look at the vast number of toys releasing on both sides of the world in the next few months.

Episode 105 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.


First up, we play a bit of catch up with Counterpunch and say hello to Megatronus!

The cast then catches up on the latest More Than Meets the Eye and Robots In Disguise offerings from IDW. Spoilers run from approximately 7 minutes in, to 34 minutes.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

Up next, we talk toys

AD-31 Silver Knight Optimus Prime at 0:34.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

Then on to more Takara talk with Black Knight Dinobots at 0:37.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

We round out the Takara Movie toys talk at 0:40 with Movie Advanced Stinger, using the AoE Bumblebee mold.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus


At 0:45, we discover no one cares about the Platinum Edition Autobots United set anymore.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

At 0:48, we take a detour from toys to discuss the recently unveiled character bios for the upcoming Robots In Disguise cartoon.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

And discuss Rescue Bots Season 3, which makes the show the second longest running Transformers cartoon.

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At 1:00, we bring it back to toys, this time from the Generations and Legends lines, and take a hard look at the HD version of the Combiner Wars reveal.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

Next, we discuss the in hand issues discovered in Generations Brainstorm, and ways to mitigate at 1:18.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

After that, we move back to Takara's offerings at 1:24, including Tankor, Whirl, Roadbuster, and Go Shooter.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus


We round out the toy talk by doing some math on Takara's Kreon Capsule figures at 1:35.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

At 1:40, we take a look at the recently released Transformers Cloud Story Art, and wonder why Roadbuster is sweating...

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #105 Megatronus

Finally, we close the show out with bragging rights from 1:47 on.


Thanks everyone for listening and we appreciate the continued support! Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

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