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Hasbro releases 2008 Universe and Movie Toy details

Transformers News: Hasbro releases 2008 Universe and Movie Toy details
Date: Thursday, February 14th 2008 4:32pm CST
Categories: Company News, Press Releases, Toy News
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Hasbro.com

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Following up on our earlier report concerning Transformers: Animated 2008 releases, comes another Hasbro Press release, this time concerning the Universe and Movie lines.

This Press Release has listed the upcoming products for both the Universe and Movie lines, general release time information, and an approximate price for each Class of figures.

The first Wave of Universe figures is set to arrive in stores in Fall (Spring in the Southern Hemisphere), with Deluxes to retail for US$9.99, Ultras for US$26.99 and Robot Heroes for US$5.99.

The New Movie toy still to be released for 2008 are the Movie Blasters. Both the Ratchet and Bumblebee Blasters feature electronic lights and sounds, and will retail for US$19.99, and will sell alongside continued Movie figures in the Deluxe, Leader and Screen Battle classes.

Hasbro have also issued over 230 licenses to support the Transformers brand, licenses range from apparel, food stuffs, stationary, electronics and health and beauty products.

To read the full Hasbro Press release, please click here.

Furman Blog Update: Titan UK #10

Transformers News: Furman Blog Update: Titan UK #10
Date: Thursday, February 14th 2008 4:19pm CST
Categories: Comic Book News, Movie News, People News, Press Releases
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Simon Furman

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Simon Furman has once again updated his blog, this time concerning Titan UK #10.

Furman talks about the events to take place in part two (of five) of his ongoing Movie centred "Twighlight's Last Gleaming" story. Be warned there are spoilers.

The Autobot counter-offensive against the ruling Decepticons looks to be derailed before it’s even started.

Titan UK #10 is set for release on March 27th, with art duties going to Jeremy Tiongson’s and colours by Jason Cardy.

To read Furman's (spoilerific) complete blog update, please click here.

Hasbro releases new Animated Toy details

Transformers News: Hasbro releases new Animated Toy details
Date: Thursday, February 14th 2008 3:58pm CST
Categories: Cartoon News, Company News, Press Releases, Toy News
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Hasbro.com

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Hasbro have issued a new Press Release containing details of new Transformers: Animated Toys.

Some new Animated figures include:
- Supreme Class Optimus Prime,
- Leader Class Bulkhead, Megatron and Ultra Magnus,
- Power Bots Cyber Speed Bumblebee (similar to Cyber Stompers)

As well as non action figure items such as an Optimus Prime Blaster and a Transforming handheld Video game.

To read the full Hasbro Press Release, please click here.

Botcon Collector's Set Figure Number One-- Evil PrimeTeaser

Transformers News: Botcon Collector's Set Figure Number One-- Evil PrimeTeaser
Date: Monday, February 11th 2008 6:46pm CST
Categories: Collectables, Company News, Event News, Press Releases, Toy News
Posted by: Tigertrack | Credit(s): Botcon 2008 Website, Firebird

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Get ready for something totally different! The first promotional picture for the Botcon set is up, and it is...

EVIL OPTIMUS PRIME



Check out the official Botcon web page here.

Stay tuned in the coming weeks as they reveal more of the figures designs and looks in the collectible set.

Hasbro Profit Increased by Transformers

Transformers News: Hasbro Profit Increased by Transformers
Date: Monday, February 11th 2008 3:49pm CST
Categories: Cartoon News, Company News, Press Releases, Toy News
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Reuters, Yahoo, Hasbro

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According to a Reuters Report, Hasbro Inc. sales for the fourth quarter of 2007 rose by 16.3% to $1.3 Billion.
Hasbro's international sales rose 29% with their operating profit climbing to 40 percent, or $489.2 million, thanks largely to sales of Transformers, Nerf and Furreal product lines.

This good news for the second largest American Toy Company has come on the back of Mattel Inc. claiming record profits, despite a 3% sales drop in the North American Market.

Hasbro expects to continue with high sales through 2008 with the Transformers: Animated, Spiderman and Star Wars lines, with 2 feature films (Transformers 2 and GI Joe) to further boost sales in 2009.

To read the full Article, please click here.

Hasbro Play Rewards

Transformers News: Hasbro Play Rewards
Date: Thursday, February 7th 2008 4:39pm CST
Categories: Company News, Press Releases, Toy News
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Hasbro.com

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Hasbro have announced a new promotion "Play Rewards".

You can receive up to $50 in Toy and Games rewards when you purchase Hasbro branded products, including Transformers.

To redeem your Rewards Points, you must mail in an order form as well as copies of your original store receipts.

The "Play Rewards" promotion runs from February 1 200 until March 23 2008, and is open to residents of the United States of America.

To check out the "Play rewards" website, please click here. To download the order form, please click here.

Comic Releases for February 6th 2008

Transformers News: Comic Releases for February 6th 2008
Date: Monday, February 4th 2008 3:57pm CST
Categories: Comic Book News, Company News, Press Releases
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Diamond Comics

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Diamond Comics have updated their shipping schedule.

There are 4 Transformers related items to be released on Wednesday the 6th of February 2008 (Thursday the 7th in the UK and Pacific).

- Transformers Beast Wars Sourcebook #4 (IDW) US$6.99
- Transformers Devastation #5 (IDW) US$3.99
- Transformers Fallen Angel Trade Paperback (DD)US$19.95
- GI Joe vs. Transformers Omnibus (Titan) US$49.99

More Preview Art for IDW's "All Hail Megatron"

Transformers News: More Preview Art for IDW's "All Hail Megatron"
Date: Sunday, February 3rd 2008 4:16pm CST
Categories: Comic Book News, Company News, People News, Press Releases
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Chris Ryall

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Chris Ryall has updated his blog with a propaganda style image for IDW's upcoming "All Hail Megatron" series.

The Art itself was created by Nick Roche, with the "aging" and effects done by Trevor Hutchinson.



To see the full blog update, please click here.

"Ultimate Bumblebee; Hot Item"

Transformers News: "Ultimate Bumblebee; Hot Item"
Date: Friday, February 1st 2008 4:25pm CST
Categories: Collectables, Press Releases
Posted by: Raymond T. | Credit(s): www.24-7pressrelease.com

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An article has appeared on 24-7 Press Release about the current popularity of the (movie) Transformers. And in particular Ultimate Bumblebee. The article goes into detail on how the Ultimate Bumblebee collectable has become hard to find. Perhaps not news to the avid Transformers collector, but a nice read all the same.

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Wheelie is the Inaugural IGN's "Most Annoying Character"

Transformers News: Wheelie is the Inaugural  IGN's "Most Annoying Character"
Date: Thursday, January 31st 2008 5:06pm CST
Categories: Cartoon News, Company News, People News, Press Releases, Reviews
Posted by: i_amtrunks | Credit(s): Savagery, IGN.com

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Seibertron's own Savagery, has informed us that IGN.com have started a new article: "Annoying Character of the day", and opened with none other than Wheelie himself.

It seems the Number #1 reason for Wheelie gaining the Inaugural Annoying Character of the Day wards is his incessant rhyming. To check out IGN's full report on why they believe Wheelie deserves such an honour, please click here.

So what do you think? Are IGN right? Does Wheelie deserve such an honour? Discuss below.

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #109 - I Can Deal With That
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Posted: Monday, January 19th, 2015