- Small mention in the inside front cover that they're doing a contest. They're looking for the best photo and art pieces depicting the stuff in Sub Service 2. The deadline is in two days and you have to email firstname.lastname@example.org to enter. First I'd heard of it! Prize is an un-named past Botcon exclusive.
- Part two of "Get off my lawn", er, I mean, the G2 unreleased stuff retrospective concludes.
- Comic for the year concludes.
- Two page write up about the Aligned continuity.
- Four comic pages to tie it up. These hint at some future toy reveals without actually revealing anything.
Issue 60 of the TCC Magazine will be hitting mailboxes very soon. Some GREAT features this issue! Jim Sorenson concludes the 30th anniversary article series with a look at the Aligned Universe. We have Part 2 of the Unreleased Generation 2 feature. Lord Imperious Delirious and his Destructons go toe to toe with Rampage and Transmutate in the final story chapter of "Alone Together”. Oh, and oh yeah, EVERYTHING you thought you knew about the last ten years CHANGES!
Watch your mailboxes for Issue 60 of the TCC Magazine! To become a member of the official Transformers Collectors’ club is easy. Go here to Join Now!
The final pieces for the TFSS 2.0 are now in the store.
Transformers Figure Subscription Service Figure Rewind (Version 2 Month 6) 1 pc
Transformers Figure Subscription Service Figure Chromedome (Version 2 Month 5) 1 pc
Transformers Figure Subscription Service Figure Treadshot (Version 2 Month 4) 1 pc
To all members: We have not put a link for the general public at BotCon.com yet so you will need to click this link: http://www.botcon.com/BotCon2015/
After this goes out to the members and they have first shot at the rooms we will roll it on the main site.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
BotCon is headed back to the Midwest in 2015, show to be held in St. Charles/Chicago, Illinois June 18th – June 21st!
Fort Worth, TX – October 23rd, 2014 – Fun Publications, Inc., licensee for Hasbro’s official Transformers Collectors’ Convention BotCon, announced today that next year’s award-winning convention will take place at the Pheasant Run Resort June 18th thru June 21st in the great city of St. Charles, right outside of Chicago. In 2015, fans from the Midwest and across the world will be able to celebrate another exciting year of the Transformers brand at this amazing event! You can make your hotel reservations now at BotCon.com.
In the coming weeks, pop culture enthusiasts from around the world will be able to register for BotCon 2015 through the BotCon.com online registration system. Fans and collectors who register for BotCon as a Primus package holder will receive a five-figure convention set, admission to the Friday private sales room experience, priority seating at all panels and seminars throughout the weekend and admittance to the Saturday night Casino Night and Awards party. Finally, Primus package attendees will also receive a special bonus Transformers figure to go along with their convention box set. General Admission for non-registered guests will be available on Saturday and Sunday only.
For all the information regarding the BotCon show activities, hotel updates and the exclusive figure offerings, remember to stay tuned to BotCon.com. And for a sneak peek at this year’s convention set theme be sure to check out Transformers Timelines Issue 10, on comic book shelves this December!
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About Fun Publications
For 20 years, Fun Publications, Inc. has been a Hasbro licensee offering fans and collectors of pop culture memorabilia news, exclusive product and family events through different print offerings, websites, collector clubs and brand specific conventions such as GIJoeCon and BotCon. Located in Fort Worth Texas, Fun Publications reaches a large audience, serving the United States and many other countries such as Japan, Great Britain, Brazil, Australia and Canada. For more information visit TransformersClub.com, GIJoeClub.com, GIJoeCon.com, and BotCon.com. BotCon is a registered trademark of Fun Publications, Inc. © 2014 Fun Publications, Inc. All rights reserved
Today is the FINAL day to sign up for the TFSS 3.0 and we have one last little story surprise to go along with the amazing toy offerings. Check out the attached flyer for what fans can expect to see when it comes to THE 1980's CLASSIC version of everyone's favorite Decepticon... Starscream!
(New art included!)
People can signup for the TFSS 3.0 here.
We have had several request to extend the deadline for those members who get paid on Friday. The new order deadline is Monday at 5pm Central Time. Don't wait until the last minute and miss these great figures!
In addition, please note that even if you subscribed to version 2.0 you are NOT automatically included in version 3.0. Each subscription set is its own process so if you want these great figures, you must subscribe again.
Thanks to all of you who have already subscribed!
Please note that this time we will not be ordering any extra figures beyond those for damage replacement. This means that very few may/may not make it in the store.
The service is available to anyone who is a member of the Transformers Collectors’ Club. The cost of this figure subscription service is $297 (plus shipping). You can pay all at once or in 3 installments. The 6 toys that make up the TFSS 3.0 are: KROK, NACELLE, TARANTULAS, CARZAP, SERPENT O.R. and G2 STARSCREAM. In addition to that you will receive a BONUS 7th figure to be mailed out with your final shipment.
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