Sunrights, d-rights’ U.S. subsidiary, has announced that they have licensed the sequel season for Beyblade Burst titled, “Beyblade Burst Evolution.” The series will launch on both Disney XD in the United States and Teletoon in Canada. Those who are unaware the second season of the series titled, “Beyblade Burst God,” premiered in Japan on April 3, 2017. Hasbro will be launching the toy-line in January 2018 along with an update to the official Beyblade Burst app on iOS and Android devices. While it was confirmed earlier in June that the series will premiere on Teletoon this May, the U.S. premiere date has not been revealed at this time so stay tuned forRead More
The official Takara Tomy website has updated with the reveal of the next Transformers Legends LG-EX releases. The new two releases are LG-EX Grand Maximus and LG-EX Greatshot. Those who are unaware both characters made their debut appearance in the second season of the Japanese Transformers G1 trilogy, Super God Masterforce. LG-EX Grand Maximus will be released next March priced at 25,000 Yen and it seems that if there are more than 3,000 orders than they will also release it with a bonus pretender shell. LG-EX Greatshot is set to release next March priced at 8,500 Yen.
Recently the Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new official images of the upcoming Transformers Legends figures. The upcoming figures include: LG64 Seaspray with Lione Price: 2,160 Yen Release Date: March 2018 LG65 Twin Twist with Targetmaster Spoilsport Price: 4,320 Yen Release Date: March 2018 LG66 Top Spin with Targetmaster Peaceman (Peacemaker) Price: 4,320 Yen Release Date: March 2018
BBTS has recently updated their listing for the upcoming Transformers Encore God Fire Convoy. For those who are unaware this set is a reissue of the God Fire Convoy from the 2001 Transformers: Car Robots animated series. The series is also known as Transformers: Robots in Disguise in the Dub. In that series Fire Convoy, also known as Optimus Prime in the Dub was able to combine with God Magnus/ Ultra Magnus to form God Fire Convoy aka Omega Prime. The upcoming Encore release will feature a brand new paint scheme and will once again include the God Fire Sword, also known as the Matrix Blade in the Dub. Transformers Encore GodRead More
Recently the official Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new images of the upcoming Takara Movie The Best releases. The latest set of releases start from MB-12 to MB-20, which includes a mixture of Transformers The Last Knight releases as well as some new versions of older characters. The latest images include: Transformers Movie The Best MB-12 Autobot Jazz Release Date: February 2018 Price: 3,780 Yen Transformers Movie The Best MB-13 Megatron Release Date: February 2018 Price: 8,640 Yen Transformers Movie The Best MB-14 Bonecrusher Release Date: February 2018 Price: 3,780 Yen Transformers Movie The Best MB-15 Lockdown Release Date: February 2018 Price: 3,780Read More
Official Images: Takara Legends LG-61 Clonetron Set, LG-62 Targetmaster Windblade & LG-63 G2 Megatron
The official Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new official images of the upcoming Transformers Takara Legends figures. The latest round of Takara Legends figures are set to release in February 2018. The images include: Takara Legends LG-61 Clonetron Set Price: 3,780 Yen Takara Legends LG-62 Targetmaster Windblade Price: 4,320 Yen Takara Legends LG-63 G2 Megatron Price: 5,940 Yen
Takara Tomy has recently revealed that they will be reissuing Transformers Generations Metroplex. Transformers Legends LG – EX Metroplex will include all the contents of the previous release and is set to be released in January 2018 priced at 27,000 Yen. The figure will include: Scamper Large Blasters X 2 Blaster X 2 The original Japanese version of Metroplex was released by Takara Tomy in 2013 so it is great to see the figure get reissued to go alongside Trypticon.
Recently new images of the upcoming Transformers Legends releases have surfaced online, which reveals a first look at the next releases in the line. The next wave of figures will be released in January 2018. The next releases in the Transformers Legends line include: LG-58 Clone Box Set Contents: Cloudraker & Fastlane LG-59 Blitzwing Contents: Titan Master, Sword, Mini-vehicle LG-60 Overlord Contents: Titan Master Gigatank & Megajet
Recently images of the upcoming Transformers MP-40 Targetmaster Hot Rodimus aka Hot Rod have surfaced online. The new images feature that the latest version of the character will feature a new paint scheme along with his Targetmaster Firebolt. The figure will also feature a new slot that will allow Firebolt to be able to attach to his vehicular mode. Transformers MP-40 Targetmaster Hot Rodimus will be released in February 2018.
The official Takara Tomy Mall website has updated with new official images of the Transformers Legends LG-EX God Ginrai Giftset. The set will include Ginrai that will feature clear windows and a chromed version of God Bomber. The set will also include both Cab and Minerva titan masters and a chromed version of Ginrai’s katana blade. The giftset will be released this November priced at 17,280 Yen and will be sold exclusively at the Takara Tomy Mall.
Thanks to the recent issue of TFE Licensing, the Canadian premiere date of the second season of Beyblade Burst has been announced. It has been revealed that the second season of the series titled “, Beyblade Burst: Evolution will premiere on Teletoon on May 23. For those who aren’t the second season of the series is known in Japan as Beyblade Burst God, which aired in Japan earlier this April.
Recently new Figure-oh scans have surfaced online, which reveal the new Transformers Masterpiece figure that will be released by Takara Tomy. The next Masterpiece figure will be Sunstreaker. While the figure is pretty close in design to Masterpiece Sidewipe (for obvious reasons), it will feature a brand new transformation scheme. The scans also reveal that he will include Chip Chase, several weapons, and the mask he wore during the episode “, Hoist Goes Hollywood,” from the original Transformers series. Currently no other details are confirmed at this time so stay tuned for updates.
The official website for the Beyblade Burst anime series has updated with the announcement of the premiere details for the next season of the series. The second season of Beyblade Burst will be called “, Beyblade Burst God,” and will premiere on TV Tokyo on April 3. Beyblade Burst God will be directed by Kentaro Yamaguchi in place of Katsuhito Akiyama, however he will stay on the show as the series’ chief director. Hideki Sonoda and Toshiaki Ohashi will return as the the series composer and character designer respectively. The sound effects director for the series will be Hiroki Matsuoka and Zain Effendi will be working as the music composer. The themeRead More
The Dengeki Hobby website has updated with the announcement of the next Transformers Masterpiece release. The next release in the line will be MP-38 Beast Wars Supreme Commander Optimus Primal. Unlike the previous version of Masterpiece Optimus Primal, this version is based on his appearance in “Beast Wars II Super Robot Life Transformer Convoy The Crisis!” MP-38 Beast Wars Supreme Commander Optimus Primal will be released on June 16 priced at 12,960 Yen. The figure will include: Skull Flail Cyber Blades Double Blade Beast Face Robot Face Beast Mask Weapon Rack Character Card
Daisuki Entertainment has announced that are currently streaming Beyblade Burst on their streaming service. The episodes will feature the original Japanese audio with English subtitles and the first episode is currently available for premium members in the United States. The company has also announced they will be streaming the English Dubbed episodes for the original three Beyblade series, Beyblade, Beyblade: V-Force, and Beyblade G-Revolution. The series will launch on the service one at a time and the first 10 episodes of the original series are currently available.