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Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014

Transformers News: Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014

Wednesday, April 9th, 2014 3:28PM CDT

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Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know that Sue Blu has been confirmed as a special guest for this year's event in Toronto. See details below:


We are very happy to welcome voice actor and director Susan Blu to TFcon Toronto 2014 for our 30th anniversary of Transformers celebration.

Sue is known to fans as the voice of Arcee in Transformers the Movie and Seasons 3 and 4 of The Transformers (Generation 1), and reprised the role in Transformers Animated). Additionally she was the voice director for Beast Wars, Beast Machines and Transformers Animated. Ms. Blu will be taking part in Q&A panels and autograph sessions with the attendees of the world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention all weekend long.


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Re: Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014 (1564027)
Posted by User897 on April 9th, 2014 @ 5:05pm CDT
GOD I wish someone would release an Arcee from G1 that we can proudly place on our shelves.
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Posted by Ratbat on April 10th, 2014 @ 12:40am CDT
A Heroes of Cybertron Arcee was released in 2002.
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Posted by Maerviska on April 10th, 2014 @ 7:07am CDT
Anyone from Montreal is going?
Re: Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014 (1564185)
Posted by User897 on April 10th, 2014 @ 11:00am CDT
Ratbat wrote:A Heroes of Cybertron Arcee was released in 2002.


Let me rephrase that. I wish we had an official TRANSFORMING Masterpiece scale Arcee from the 1986 movie.
Re: Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014 (1564220)
Posted by Convoy on April 10th, 2014 @ 1:05pm CDT
User897 wrote:I wish we had an official TRANSFORMING Masterpiece scale Arcee from the 1986 movie.


Seconded.
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Posted by El Duque on April 14th, 2014 @ 1:06pm CDT
TFcon Toronto 2014 preregistration is now online. This is the only way to reserve the 2014 exclusive MASTERPIECE SHAFTER and to sign up for the FRIDAY and SUNDAY customizing classes (limited to 45 people each day).

TFcon Toronto 2014 admission includes the following:
-Early entrance to Canada’s Largest Dealer Room for Transformers Merchandise
-All access pass to all TFcon panels and events
-Entrance into the hourly door prizes
-Copy of the TFcon 2014 program featuring the 2014 comic

You can visit the Admission/Registration/Ticket Information page to the right to register online now.


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Posted by Va'al on April 21st, 2014 @ 3:38am CDT
We've received news from the people over at TFCon that IDW Transformers artist, well known for his work on Robots in Disguise, Dark Cybertron and even the movieverse comics, Andrew Griffith will be attending the Toronto event!

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Transformers: Robots in Disguise ongoing series comics book artist Andrew Griffith will join us once again at TFcon Toronto 2014.

He will be available all weekend for commissions, prints and signings in the TFcon Toronto artist alley.
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Posted by El Duque on April 23rd, 2014 @ 1:13pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know Neil Kaplan has been added as a special guest. See details below:

We are happy to welcome the voice of Optimus Prime in Transformers Robots in Disguise, Neil Kaplan to TFcon Toronto 2014.

Neil will be taking part in Q&A panels and autograph sessions with the attendees of the world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention all weekend long.


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Posted by griftimus prime on April 23rd, 2014 @ 8:40pm CDT
would have liked to see this guy do the voice more than one season.
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Posted by El Duque on May 13th, 2014 @ 1:26pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know that will by hosting a special charity auction for Make-A-Wish Canada on Friday, July 11th. See details below:

TFcon Toronto 2014 is pleased to announce that we will once again be hosting a charity auction for Make-A-Wish Canada, this time on Friday, July 11th, 2014. Admission to this event will be free for anyone that would like to attend.

The charity auction will feature many great unique donations and we hope our community will help us raise as much as possible for the Make-A-Wish foundation. If you wish to donate an item for the auction please email us.

Make-A-Wish® Canada creates magical moments for children between the ages of 3 and 17, living with life threatening medical conditions, through granting a child’s one true wish. Make-A-Wish® strives to create hope, strength and joy by giving a child a much needed respite from being sick, allowing them to experience the wholesome enjoyment of just being a “kid” again.

Make-A-Wish impacts the lives of families when they need to know that their community cares about what they are going through, as their child battles for his or her life.

Make-A-Wish exists for one reason only – to grant wishes to children living with life-


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Re: Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014 (1573859)
Posted by kricket on May 14th, 2014 @ 11:22am CDT
Now this is a Kewl Idea :APPLAUSE: :APPLAUSE: :APPLAUSE:
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Posted by El Duque on May 15th, 2014 @ 12:18pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know Cybertronic Spree will performing live at this year's event! See details and video clip below:

We are excited to announce that The Cybertronic Spree will be performing live at TFcon Toronto 2014 on Saturday July 12th. The Cybertronic Spree is a band that performs the soundtrack from the 1986 animated film, The Transformers: The Movie in full costume at full volume. This will be a free event for anyone with a weekend pass to the world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention.




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Re: Sue Blu to attend TFcon Toronto 2014 (1574406)
Posted by gothsaurus on May 15th, 2014 @ 2:59pm CDT
It's insanely cool that this band exists. They should totally get these guys at Botcon. Would be massively fun.
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Posted by #Sideways# on May 15th, 2014 @ 10:55pm CDT
I gotta say.

That was really cool. I can't believe she hit that note on the final "aaaaiiiaaaaah" bit. Beginning was a bit rough, but hey. A lot to do in-costume. :REALLYNEEDEDSALUTEEMOTE:
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Posted by mooncake623 on May 20th, 2014 @ 8:23pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon stopped by to share with us that Transformers Artist and IDW Publishing colorist Josh Perez will be attending TFcon in Toronto 2014. Transformers and comic book fans will recognize Josh's work in Dark Cybertron, Robots in Disguise and More Than Meets The Eye. He will be in attendance all weekend and offering prints and commissions to the attendees.


http://www.tfcon.ca/transformers-artist-josh-perez-to-attend-tfcon-toronto-2014

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Posted by El Duque on June 3rd, 2014 @ 7:39pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know that Transformers toy designer and artist Marvin Mariano has been added as a special guest for this year's event. See details below:

TFcon Toronto is happy to welcome back Transformers toy designer and artist Marvin Mariano to the 2014 convention. Marvin’s involvement with the Transformers franchise includes Transformers: Rescue Bots (2013-2014), Star Wars Crossovers (2007 – 2010), as well as concept work for Armada (2001-2002) and Beast Machines & Beast Wars (1999) including the design of Obsidian. Marvin will be setup in the TFcon artist alley all weekend.


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Posted by mooncake623 on June 9th, 2014 @ 3:13pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon announced today that Matt Moylan of LilFormers will be attending TFcon in Toronto 2014.

TFcon is pleased to welcome back Matt Moylan to the convention this year. He is best known to Transformers fans as the man behind LilFormers and a former editor and post production manager for Dreamwave Productions. You can meet him in the TFcon Toronto 2014 artist alley all weekend long.


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Posted by El Duque on June 27th, 2014 @ 10:27pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know that fan favorite artist Alex Milne has been added as a special guest for the 2014 event in Toronto. See details below:

TFcon is very pleased to welcome back Alex Milne to the TFcon Toronto guest list this year.

Alex is the artist for IDW’s popular Transformers: More than Meets the Eye comic book. He will be attending both days and offering prints and commissions to attendees all weekend long.


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Posted by mooncake623 on July 1st, 2014 @ 8:13am CDT
Our friends at TFcon stopped by to share with us that Transformers Voice Actor Gregg Berger to attend TFcon Toronto 2014 will be attending TFcon in Toronto 2014. Transformers fans will recognize Gregg to be the voice of G1 Grimlock! Gregg is also the voice of Skyfire, Long Haul and Outback from G1. And he also returned to the character of Grimlock for the Fall of Cybertron video game. He will be available during the Q&A panels and will have autograph sessions at TFCon.


http://www.tfcon.ca/transformers-voice-actor-gregg-berger-to-attend-tfcon-toronto-2014

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Posted by Ravage XK on July 1st, 2014 @ 10:14am CDT
Grimlock should do all announcements at the show. Heck, Grimlock should do all the announcements everywhere... trains, planes, supermarkets.
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Posted by Amelie on July 2nd, 2014 @ 7:30am CDT
If you look closely at that screencap of G1 Grimlock - you can see the thumbprint of whoever was responsible for taking the telecine shots
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Posted by El Duque on July 4th, 2014 @ 12:33pm CDT
Our friends at TFcon dropped by to let us know this year's Customizing Class figure, Crankedcase! See details below:

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TFcon is happy to reveal the 2014 custom class figure Classics “Crankedcase”. Instructed by customizing veterans DAK, Nemesis Predaking, Plowking and Chans formers, this class will take you through the real customizing process from start to finish, taking a toy and transforming it into a new character. Using paint, stickers and several hours of focus, all skill levels can learn how to create their own custom toy in this class where everything you need will be provided. There are still spots open for the Friday and Sunday classes which you can register for on the Admission/Registration/Ticket Information page.


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Posted by RiddlerJ on July 4th, 2014 @ 12:54pm CDT
That's a pretty cool repaint. Even the head and guns on the vehicle mode work.
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Posted by Shuttershock on July 4th, 2014 @ 4:04pm CDT
Feel free to cut of part of his head for that accurate IDW look.

Thanks again Mr. Roberts, you slagging monster. :grin:
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Posted by megatronus on July 4th, 2014 @ 10:01pm CDT
I kind of like this better than Mech Ideas version...
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Posted by mooncake623 on July 5th, 2014 @ 2:56pm CDT
With TFcon Toronto 2014 less than a week away, the event schedule is now online. You can check out the full list of programming by following the Event Schedule here.


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Posted by Flashwave on July 9th, 2014 @ 10:57pm CDT
megatronus wrote:I kind of like this better than Mech Ideas version...


Still hung up on the repaint of CYB Red Alert myself, but this is a cool little homage
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