Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-41 Dinobot Fully Revealed

Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-41 Dinobot Fully Revealed

Dinobot Revealed - Here it is, the biggest news of the year, the full reveal of Takara's Transformers Beast Wars Masterpiece MP 41 Dinobot. The Japanese preorders are now out so we know the full MSRP for those ordering directly from Takara and it is 28,000 Yen. This is exactly what was initially reported. Of course, those wishing to import it themselves may be privy to retailer specific discounts however as you will see below, this is a big boy, one of the biggest Masterpiece figures yet, and the shipping for such a box could make the total cost a wash compared to what a local collectible stores are selling him at. More details here.
Twincast / Podcast #188 "Mutinous Intent"

Twincast / Podcast #188 "Mutinous Intent"

Mutinous Intent - In this episode of the Seibertron.com Twincast Podcast, "Mutinous Intent", speculative discussions start the show with the first being a look at what could happen if Hasbro were to purchase Takara Tomy. After the talk about this imaginary scenario, further guesswork occurs as the cast attempts to draw further conclusions on the upcoming Titans Return animated series from Machinima based on the newly released trailer for the show. A listener's question leads to restropective talk about the just concluded Robots in Disguise cartoon series and its place in the history of Transformers television. The featured topic for the episode is a deep analysis of Transformers: Lost Light #10 from IDW Publishing. Considerations into the events and characters in the book, its place in the overall story, and the consequences of what happens are all put under the microscope in this spoiler heavy discussion. Once that concludes, a quick look at the final First Strike tie-in book wraps up discussion of fictional media for the episode. Quick thoughts about the upcoming Masterpiece Dinobot's pricing are shared, and then information about upcoming site event Transformersmas 2017 is made available. The episode ends with the "Bragging Rights" segment where each cast member mentions their most recent Transformers toy acquisitions.
Transformers Masterpiece MPM-5 Barricade Officially Revealed

Transformers Masterpiece MPM-5 Barricade Officially Revealed

MPM-5 Barricade Revealed - Earlier this morning, Hasbro officially revealed Masterpiece MPM-5 Barricade from the Transformers Movie Universe, which we first heard rumors about earlier this year back in September. You can view our previous news stories about MPM-5 Barricade here. Without further ado, here is the information Hasbro posted via their Pulse website about this highly anticipated figure, which will join the ranks alongside previous Masterpiece Movie figures such as MPM-4 Optimus Prime, MPM-3 Bumblebee and Starscream. It is currently assumed that Toys R Us will be the exclusive retailer for this figure, though that has not been confirmed yet. MPM-5 Barricade will be released in 2018.
Tayo Tosho / HeroX Transformers Generations 2018 Preview Featuring Transformers Legends characters

Tayo Tosho / HeroX Transformers Generations 2018 Preview Featuring Transformers Legends characters

Generations 2018 Preview - Just under a week after the cover was revealed, we now have a preview image of Tayo Tosho's and HeroX's new Transformers Generations book for 2018! Shared by HeroX's Twitter, the image features Overlord, well, lording over a fleeing Bumblebee. Both characters are based on their Titans Return toy designs - more specifically the Takara Legends takes on the figures, LG54 and LG60 respectively.
Full Preview for IDW Transformers: First Strike #1

Full Preview for IDW Transformers: First Strike #1

TF First Strike #1 - The final preview of the final coda, which is really a tie-in, and second part of a larger tie-in story started in the Optimus Prime tie-in, for First Strike is up in full preview courtesy of IDW Publishing and comics entertainment website Adventures in Poor Taste. Transformers: First Strike #1, a one shot despite the numbering, will be released next week, and you can view the opening pages below - make sure to head back here once it's out to read our review and join the conversation!

Review for IDW Transformers Optimus Prime #13

Posted 43 minutes ago by Va'al - 386 views

NEW! Full Throttle (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis As the consequences of the First Strike event reverberate, Optimus Prime ventures into the wilderness of Cybertron to search for the first new Cybertronian life to emerge in four million years! Getting the truck outta here Story We leave First Strike almost entirely behind with this issue of the ongoing Optimus Prime series from IDW Publishing, though there are clear echoes at the start of the comic for sure - some louder than others - - Read More

In-Hand Images of Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG50 Sixshot, LG51 Doublecross, LG52 Misfire

Posted 3 hours ago by Va'al - 1,466 views

NEW! Also courtesy of toy blogger Alfes2010, Japan-based and running the Snakas blog - and their own Twitter account - we have some in-hand images of the recently seen in packaging and various stock poses for the figures of the Takara Tomy Legends series, of LG50 Sixshot, LG51 Doublecross, LG52 Misfire, and LG53 Broadside. Though only the first three have been photographed for now, we get a nice look at all the modes for the Decepticon Phase Sixer and sixchanger, including of the Titan/Head - Read More

HobbyLinkJapan Black Friday / Cyber Monday Weekend Sale

Posted 3 hours ago by Va'al - 915 views

NEW! MY ACCOUNT PRIVATE WAREHOUSE HELP CENTER As a member of our newsletter, we thought you should be the first to know about our Black Friday sale that's right around the corner. We'll be running a unique 5-day sale covering Black Friday and Cyber Monday together, to help you wrap up your holiday shopping! You'll find great discounts on a wide variety of products during the sale period, and each sale item will include bonus store credit that you can use with us anytime. New, - Read More

In-Hand Images of Transformers Power of the Primes Leader Rodimus and Optimus Prime Mid-Evolution

Posted 3 hours ago by Va'al - 2,978 views

NEW! Via the Snakas blog, and reportedly from a private Philippines-based collector group on Facebook, we have images of the evolution gimmick of the new Leader class figures from the Transformers Power of the Primes toyline, Optimus Prime and Rodimus Prime - with their deluxe size inner robots, Orion Pax and Hot Rod! We have seen the official stock photography and the images from the shows where the toys were first seen and revealed - in fact, you can check out our gallery here for Hascon 2017 - Read More

New Colour Images of Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece Dinobot Showing Off Features

Posted 11 hours ago by william-james88 - 3,920 views

Loopaza Megastore, on Facebook, has uploaded scans of the latest Figure King magazine (No. 238), which heavily features Mastepiece MP-41 Dinobot. We once again get a good sense of his massive scale in both beast and robot mode. We also get a good shot of him using the base and stand he comes with in robot mode. We also get to see the eye switching gimmick in raptor mode, which we previously saw, but this time with a coloured model as opposed to just a gray model. We also see his 3 faces again. - Read More

Fan Reports on Handling 2018 Transformers Movie Leaders Grimlock and Blackout, Voyager Optimus Prime and More

Posted 11 hours ago by william-james88 - 6,703 views

Hasbro welcomed a few chinese fans, those who won this contest, to their Shanghai offices to handle the upcoming 2018 toys. One particular fan, Iamnofire shared his thoughts on weibo concerning the upcoming Studio Series toys Grimlock, Blackout, Optimus Prime and Starscream. Firstly, it seems the leaders, Grimlock and Blackout, will look a lot like their on screen apparances but have very easy transformations. This was hinted at with the bigger panels present on leader Blackout in the - Read More

Images of Box for Transformers Movie Masterpiece MPM-5 Barricade

Posted 12 hours ago by william-james88 - 3,522 views

While fans are waiting for more images of Transformers Movie Masterpiece MPM-5 Barricade, we now have images of the box he will come in, courtesy of 淘宝店变形金刚改造工厂 on weibo (aka TF-Factory). While both the Takara Tomy and Hasbro logos are on the box, as is the case for all MPM releases since the 2017 line revival, we can tell this is the Hasbro packaging due to several languages being found on the box, and none of them being Japanese. The packaging lets us know a few - Read More

Transformers Power of the Primes Wave 1 figures Available for Pre-order on Amazon

Posted 16 hours ago by Bounti76 - 7,000 views

While preorders have gone up at several of our site sponsors for Power of the Primes Wave 1 Figures (that list can be seen here), they had yet to show up on Amazon-until now, that is, thanks to a tip from fellow Seibertronian boyatlarge! Currently, only Wave 1 Voyagers (Grimlock and Starscream), and Wave 1 Legends (Slash, Windcharger, Beachcomber and Shrapnel Skrapnel) are available to preorder, as well as Wave 1 figure Jazz. Set to be available on December 15th (with free two-day shipping for - Read More

Transformers G1 Themed Go-Karts Discounted on Amazon.com!

Posted 17 hours ago by Bounti76 - 3,421 views

Already got your Chistmas/Holiday shopping done? Still looking for a good gift for a younger Transformer fan in your life? Just an Optimus and/or Bumblebee completist? Then have we found a deal for you! G1 themed go-karts featuring the likenesses of Optimus Prime and Bumblebee were described in a press release from Hasbro earlier this summer, and now Amazon is currently selling them at a good discount! While the Bumblebee go-kart is currently priced at $126.11, a 21% discount from its original - Read More

Updated IDW Transformers & Hasbro Universe Comics Solicitations for February 2018

Posted 18 hours ago by Va'al - 3,607 views

As we had anticipated in the initial, mostly visual, news post about IDW Publishing's solicitations for the comics due in February 2018, we now have the full works, including better sized cover art and text-based blurbs for the likes of ongoing series Transformers: Lost Light, Optimus Prime, Transformers vs Visionaries, the Optimus Prime Annual and Hasbro Universe titles like Rom & The Micronauts and Scarlett's Strike Force! TRANSFORMERS TITLES Optimus Prime Annual 2018—Cover A: - Read More

The Chosen Prime Sponsor Newsletter For November 24, 2017 (plus Holiday Sale!)

Posted 19 hours ago by Va'al - 3,399 views

THE CHOSEN PRIME SPONSOR NEWSLETTER FOR NOVEMBER 24, 2017 (PLUS HOLIDAY SALE!) Greetings and happy holidays from The Chosen Prime! Today begins our 2017 Holiday Sale! This year, in addition to sale prices on specific items, we are giving an instant discount on ALL in stock items by applying the Rewards Points up front! We also have a number of new arrivals and pre-orders available this week, presented below. Let us know if there's a particular figure - Read More

Pre-Order Listings for Takara Tomy Mall Transformers X Street Fighter II Sets

Posted 24 hours ago by Va'al - 6,017 views

With our fourth news story since the reveal just the other day, we have some online store listings for pre-order of the Transformers X Street Fighter II crossover sets from Takara Tomy, including Ryu vs M, Bison and Ken vs Chun-Li! Celebrating the 20th anniversary of Street Fighter, these remold/recolored figures are exclusive to Takara Tomy Mall, but can be also pre-ordered via site sponsors below! From Takara, a mash up for the ages, Street Fighters re-imagined as Transformers. This two - Read More

Stock Images for Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG50 Sixshot, LG51 Doublecross, LG52 Misfire, LG53 Broadside

Posted 24 hours ago by Va'al - 7,186 views

Courtesy of HoobySearch and the Japanese online retailer 1999.co.jp, we have some clear and shiny stock images for the Takara Tomy Transformers Legends line, bringing some of the later hitters of the Hasbro Titans Return figures - as well as some of the bigger ones - to Japanese audiences and their market: LG-50 Sixshot, LG-51 Doublecross, LG-52 Misfire, & LG-53 Broadside! Sixshot is the notable exception to the packaging pattern we've seen so far, sporting a bit retro-styled box with all - Read More

TFSource Countdown to Black Friday Day 3! Legends Wednesday!

Posted 24 hours ago by Va'al - 4,628 views

We are halfway through the Countdown to Black Friday and Day 3 is a Legendary sale! Save up to 50% off on select Legends figures! These deals only last 24 hours, so hurry! The third day of sales include the whole line currently in their stock from Takara Tomy's Transformers Legends, meaning that you could save on anything from LG-30 Weirdwolf to LG-44 Sharkticon & Sweeps, going via LG20 Skids, LG04 Roadbuster, LG27 Blaster / Broadcast, and LG-EX Rattrap from Beast Wars, plus most figures in - Read More

Transformers Power of the Primes Wave 1 Site Sponsor Listings

Posted 1 day ago by Va'al - 4,684 views

Thanks to various site sponsors and fellow Seibertron.com community members, we have a round-up of links leading to listings on various retailers for the first wave of Transformers: Power of the Primes - from Legend class to Deluxe, via Prime Masters and Voyagers, but no Leader class yet. You can choose where to shop for these, but do note that some of the prices vary, and several of these figures are also making their way to physical stores too (at least in the US for now). As a reminder, - Read More

BBTS Sponsor News: Black Friday, TF POTP, Hulk, Justice League, Star Wars, Play Arts Kai, Ghostbusters & More!

Posted 1 day ago by Sigma Magnus - 5,442 views

------------- NEW PREORDERS ------------- BLACK FRIDAY SALE - 100 ITEMS ON SALE! Lots of brands are on sale including Transformers, Marvel, Star Wars, TMNT and DC. Find great deals such as Transformers Masterpiece Shattered Glass Optimus Prime for $99.99! http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/search?Pa ... heme=13133 TRANSFORMERS POWER OF THE PRIMES FIGURES The Autobots and Decepticons use Prime Masters to wield the incredible powers of the most legendary bots in the universe: the Primes. - Read More

New Canadian Transformers Sightings Including Holiday Restock at Winners and Fidget Its at Dollarama

Posted 2 days ago by william-james88 - 9,147 views

Canadians looking for bargains this holiday season may be in luck. Winners has received a lot of various new Transformers stock. The offerings at this Market Six store will differ from location to location so these are just a few examples. Warrior class figures from the Robots in Disguise Soundwave / Blurr wave have been found for $12.99. This would explain why this particular wave had a very short lived shelf life with the primary Hasbro retailers, the stock was dumped to - Read More

TFCon USA 2018 Dates Announced!

Posted 2 days ago by Bounti76 - 6,395 views

Still sad about Botcon ending? Are you bummed about Hascon not coming back until 2019? Well, there is some good news on the Transformers-themed convention front. TFCon is the largest fan-run convention in the world, and their USA convention will be held from October 26-28, 2018 in Rosemont, Illinois (a Chicago suburb). TFCon began in 2002 as a Canadian Transformers fan convention, and expanded to the USA in 2014. Their most recent convention was in Washington, D.C. earlier this fall. - Read More

Power of the Primes Wave 1 Prime Masters In Stock on Hasbro Toy Shop

Posted 2 days ago by Qwan - 12,695 views

Out of seemingly nowhere, Hasbro Toy Shop has stocked the Wave 1 Prime Master figures for Power of the Primes! Thanks to a tip from Seibertronian mordhelm, we can confirm that Prime Masters Micronus, Liege Maximo and Vector Prime (with Decoy Suits based on Cloudburst, Skullgrin and Metalhawk respectively) are all listed on hasbrotoyshop.com, and can be Added to Cart and purchased at this very moment. Each figure is listed at $4.99, a dollar lower than the price found in Toys R Us' database - Read More

Comparison Images Between Skrapnel Toy Released in Transformers Thrilling 30 and Power of the Primes

Posted 2 days ago by william-james88 - 14,707 views

Fellow Seibertronian Powered Convoy has posted images comparing both Hasbro releases of Transformers Generations legends class Skrapnel / Shrapnel, the one from Thrilling 30 and the newly released one from Power of the Primes. Here we get a very good look at the differences which have been broken down by Twincast Podcast host ScottyP: ScottyP wrote:Shrapnel has a darker purple than the prior Generations release, slightly lighter yellow paint (ymmv on that), and a barely different paint app - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #188 - Mutinous Intent
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