Friday, September 1st 2006 3:00pm CDT
Category: Movie News
Posted by: Shinobi Rendar
SuperHero Hype Boards, Scott Johnson's ExtraLife forums!, MTV.com, Mike B
Here are two pics of what appears to be a part of bumblebee's robot mode and another pic of jazz in alt mode posted at Super Hero Hype Boards
by member 360sculptguy
Our fellow SEIBERTRON.com member Mike B found some interesting spy pictures and videos from the film posted at Scott Johnson's ExtraLife forums!
Set report: MTV.com
has posted an article from their visit to the set of Transformers. This article includes many interesting tid-bits and spoilers from the film.
: Cyborg commando has posted more pics of the set after the shooting. The set include more pics of Bonecrusher. See the pics here
Friday, September 1st 2006 2:51pm CDT
Categories: Toy News
, Store News
Posted by: Hotrod
Phill of Transformers @ The Moon, SandsO, Lord Crump
Phill of Transformers @ The Moon
has reported that Woolworths are not only stocking Optimus Prime's figures. Woolworths now have Repugnus, Shortround, and the Giant Planet MiniCons. This is good news for fans in the United Kingdom. Happy Hunting!
UPDATE: Woolworths employee SandsO
has sent us the forllowing information regarding Woolworth future plans to stock Transformers:
Unfortunately the only stock we have are pretty much all the Star Wars TFs, the latest Cybertron Scouts assortments (sorry can't remember the names but one is definately the Giant Minicon sets) and 4 alternators (Shockwave, Silverscreen, Deadend and Swindle).
of the Energon Pub
has also spotted Alternators Silverstreak, Swindle, Deadend and Shockwave in the new bubble packaging at his local in Woolworths in Kidderminster.
Friday, September 1st 2006 4:23am CDT
Category: Movie News
Posted by: Alex Kingdom
AintItCool.com, Curiosity Inc.
Quint of AintItCool.com
has posted another first person account from the set of the forthcoming Transformers Movie.
He watches a couple of scenes shot on Broadway including gun shots, explosions and the US Military before conducting an interview with Shia LaBeouf, who plays Sam "Spike" Witwicky in the Movie, and exchanges a few words with Director Michael Bay. Read the full report here
You can check out the Official Website
for the Transformers Movie here.
Thursday, August 31st 2006 9:34pm CDT
Category: Sponsor News
Posted by: Seibertron
Joel at BigBadToyStore.com
Hi - Here is a quick update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com
variety of new arrivals and nearly 50 more new preorders!
GENTLE GIANT - CLONE TROOPER BUST: We have the white bust in stock well
under the MSRP at only $39.99. The bust stands around 8" tall and comes
with extra parts to form various poses. Check it out here:
AUTOBOT'S MATRIX STATUE: Limited to only 1000 pieces, this cool statue
gives you a nice sized replica of not only the Matrix, but the Key to
Vector Sigma as well. In stock now in limited quantities for $159.99
HARRY POTTER BUSTS: The new Death-Eater and Nearly Headless Nick Busts
are now in stock for $44.99 each - more nice sculpts from Gentle Giant.
MIAMI VICE: Tubbs and Crockett are now in stock for $14.99 each, these
are the based on the 80's characters, not from the recent movie. Several
jacket color variations are available here:
JAY & SILENT BOB STRIKE BACK: Bluntman, Chronic, Willenholly and more are
available as a set of 7 for $68.99 and we also have single figures
available for $9.99 - check out the latest inaction figures here:
MARVEL STATUES & BUSTS: A variety of new arrivals including: Bowen's
Hawkeye Statue, Sunfire, Frankie Raye, and Shocker Mini Busts, and
Marvel's Hawkeye Bust.
MACROSS 1/60 YF-19: This long awaited beauty has just been listed at
$199.99 - Yamato brings us another completely new mold, and its a good
one. We have pictures of all three modes:
NIGHTMARE BEFORE X-MAS: Three new listings from NECA include the Series 5
set of 4, the Lock, Shock & Barrel boxed set, and the Jack with Snomobile
boxed set. The 24" Jack has also just arrived.
KURT COBAIN - UNPLUGGED: NECA adds a second figure to the Cobain lineup,
this one from the excellent MTV Unplugged concert. The figure comes with
guitar, stool, mic-stand, and music stand, no cups of tea however
SHAUN OF THE DEAD: This cool 2-pack shows Shaun and Ed at the Winchester
shortly before things get really ugly. Shaun is battle damaged and Ed is
weilding the shovel and playstation controller.
TANDEM TWIN: Yamato adds to their Animal Girls lineup with the new 'Sheep
Girl Worara' figure - which probably doesn't sound like it would be too
attractive, but they have done a surprising good job. A new Topaz version
of the Lynx figure is also up for preorder:
BOWEN - MARVEL STATUES & BUSTS: A ton of new announcements this month
from Bowen for the winter releases. Up for preorder now are the awesome
Classic Venom Statue, Mysterio Statue, Black Bolt Statue, Captain Marvel
70's Statue, Captain Marvel 60's Statue, Greg Gargoyle Bust, Baron Blood
Bust, Kang Bust, Bishop Bust, and Professor X Bust.
GHOST RIDER MOVIE BUSTS: Johnny Blaze, Mephistophles, and Blackheart
Busts are now up for preorder between $54.99 and $79.99
GI JOE SNAKE EYES BUST: Diamond brings us another new statue in their
recent GI Joe license. This bust is priced at $41.99 and looks pretty
DIAMOND SELECT - MARVEL STATUES & BUSTS: A big round of new items from
these guys as well. New items include: Marvel Origins Iron Man, Marvel
Icons Captain America Bust, Sinister 6 Kraven Statue, Premiere Collection
Psylocke Statue, AoA Psylocke Bust, Milestones Danger Room Statue, X3
3D COMIC BOOK COVER - SPIDER-MAN: Diamond adds their own version of
classic comic-book covers to the mix with the #15 Issue of Amazing
Fantasy. Check this one out and don't miss out on Master Replicas version
VOTOMS - SCOPEDOG: Yamato brings us another full sized 1:12 scale
ATM-09-GC Brutish Scopedog Armored Trooper Votoms, this set comes with all
kinds of extra goodies and is priced at $189.99
FANTASTIC 4: Both Sideshow and Diamond have just announced Dioramas that
include all four main characters. Both pieces are pretty cool and
reasonably priced for what you get:
AIRWOLF: Miracle House in Japan brings us an 8" die-cast Airwolf
Helicopter, this cool piece is priced at $84.99
ARCADIA: Another new release from Miracle House, this is a blue version
of the Arcadia and its priced at $134.99
--YAMATO'S CREATORS' LABO: A variety of items from the Creators' Labo
series have just been listed including: Haibane Renmei Rakka #1 and Rakka
#2, Mine bluE #10 PVC Figure, Tsukasa Bullet Sound Pretty Resin Statue.
--IKKI TOUSEN: Another attractive new Ryofu Housen figure in 1/8 scale
has been listed at $56.99 - very nice figure
--SAMURAI SPIRITS: Iroha PVC Statue - very nice piece $64.99
--MECHA MUSUME: Re 2000 1/8 figure:
--HIMEKURI: Image Girl - White Dress Version - only $19.99
THE WALKING DEAD: Sculped by Moore Studios - these busts bring Nate and
Vince somewhat to life for only $24.99
BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER: Book of Darkest Magick - this huge
journal/diary has 500 blank pages and a real leather binding, you can fill
it up with drawings, stories, journals or whatever else you'd like to do
with so much blank paper - $89.99 each.
ROCK - ITALIAN STALLION ROBE: With Sly about to get back in the ring in
2007, its time to bring back Eye of the Tiger, black eyes, and more Rocky
props. This robe comes in a large frame with plexiglass front - proudly
displaying the Italian Stallion embroidery
Thanks for your interest in www.bigbadtoystore.com
and be sure to check
out some of the new preorers!
Our 100 item clearance sale is still running as well as an older sale
found here: http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=1063
Joel & The BBTS Crew