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SDCC 2018: Transformers Studio Series & Bumblebee Bee Vision Helmet Official Images

Hasbro has recently sent out official images for the new figure reveals in the Transformers Studio Series that were revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. For those aren’t aware, the Transformers Studio Series is a line of updated figures and new never before released characters from the live-action Transformers films. The reveals include several surprising character choices from Transformers: Age of Extinction as well as some newcomers from the upcoming Bumblebee film. The reveals include: Deluxes Bumblebee (Bumblebee) Dropkick (Bumblebee) Ratchet (Transformers Dark of the Moon) Shadow Raider (Transformers Age of the Extinction) KSI Sentry (Transformers Age of the Extinction) Voyager Ironhide (Transformers 2007) HasbroRead More


SDCC 2018: Transformers Siege Official Images

Hasbro has recently revealed official images of the reveals for the next line of Transformers releases in the Transformers Generations toyline, which were first revealed at San Diego Comic Con 2018. The 2019 figure releases will be released under the Transformers Siege line, which includes remakes of fan favorites as well as a new line of Micro Masters and Battle Masters aka Targetmasters. The 2019 line will be the first part of the new War for Cybertron Trilogy. The confirmed figures include: Micro Masters Race Car Patrol: (Roadhandler & Swindler) Battle Patrol: (Flak & Big Shot)  Rescue Patrol: (Red Heat & Stakeout) Battle Master Lionizer Deluxes Hound Chromia IronhideRead More


Transformers Generation One Walmart Reissues Announced

For those who haven’t been following the news, IGN has reported official details about the upcoming Transformers Generation One reissues. The figures will be exclusive to Walmart stores in the US and some of the offerings include Starscream,  Hot Rod, some of the Minibots, and even the mighty Devastator.  Some of the Minibots that will be reissued include Bumblebee and Outback. While pricing details for most of the figures have not been confirmed at this time. It has been revealed that the Devastator boxset will retail for $74.99. The figures will be released on classic cards and boxes that replicates the way the figures were released during the original toyline release in 1984.  The boxRead More


New Decepticons Revealed for Bumblebee Movie

Entertainment Weekly has revealed the first look at two of the new Decepticons that will be featured in Bumblebee: the Movie.  The first Decepticon is named Shatter, who transforms into a cherry-red Plymouth Satellite. The character will be voiced by Angela Bassett, marking the first female Decepticon in the live-action Transformers films. The second Decepticon is named Dropkick, who transforms into a blue AMC Javelin. The character will be voiced by Justin Theroux. Travis Knight, the director of the film had this to say about the characters. “When the cast is too big, and you have a finite amount of time, there’sRead More


Official Images: MP-43 Beast Wars Megatron

Dengeki Hobby has updated with new official images for MP-43 Beast Wars Megatron. For those who are unaware, the figure is based on Megatron based on his appearance in the first season of the 1996 Beast Wars animated series. The series later aired in Japan under the name Beast Wars: Super Robot Lifeform Transformers.  In the Canadian/American version of the series, Megatron was voiced by David Kaye while in Japan he was voiced by Shigeru Chiba. The figure will include his rifle, blast effect, two alternate face parts, a toothbrush (as seen in the episode “, BeforeRead More


Star Trek vs. Transformers Crossover Miniseries Announced

iO9 has reported that IDW Publishing will be publishing a comic miniseries that features both Star Trek characters and the Transformers. The new crossover miniseries titled, “Star Trek vs. Transformers,” will feature the bridge crew on the U.S.S. Enterprise based on their appearances from Star Trek: The Animated Series, and the Transformers from The Transformers, aka Generation One.  For those who are unfamiliar with the series, Star Trek: The Animated Series was produced by Filmation and premiered in 1973. The series took place after the events of Star Trek: The Original Series and featured the return of the main cast now voicing their characters. Unfortunately, the seriesRead More


Bumblebee: The Movie Teaser Trailer Streamed

Paramount has recently released the first official teaser trailer for Bumblebee: The Movie. For those who are unaware, the film is stated to be a reboot for the live-action film adaptation of the Transformers franchise. Personally I think I am enjoying the setting of the film especially compared to the previous two live-action installments. The trailer features the first look of the new version of Bumblebee as well as a teasing another currently unnamed Transformer, which looks to be Starscream or possibly one of the other seekers. The trailer also features some of the human characters inRead More


Machinima’s Transformers Power of the Primes Animated Series Trailer Streamed

Machinima has updated their official Youtube channel with a trailer for the Transformers Power of the Primes animated series. The latest trailer features the setting as well as taking a look at the various characters that will be featured in the series. Transformers Power of the Primes will premiere on go90 on May 1.  


Machinima’s Transformers Power of the Primes Animated Series Premiere Date Announced

Recently the official Transformers facebook page has updated with the announcement that Transformers Power of the Primes animated series will premiere on May 1. For those who are unaware, Transformers Power of the Primes is the third and final chapter of Machinima’s Prime Wars Trilogy. Currently it is unknown where the show will air exactly, however it is very possible it will premiere on the Go90 network looking at the official promotional image below. https://transformersprimewars.tumblr.com/post/170990297208/dont-miss-the-final-chapter-transformers-power  


Transformers Cyberverse Toys Revealed

Gizmodo has recently revealed the first look at the toys based on upcoming Transformers Cyberverse animated series. For those who are unaware, Transformers Cyberverse is the latest upcoming animated series based on the Transformers brand. As reported last December, each episode of the series will run for 11 minutes and be set into chapters with the first season running for 18 episodes.  With the show currently set for a 2018 premiere expect these to release sometime this year.   As expected for toylines based on the Transformers brand the new toys will be released in several class assortments. However, unlike theRead More


Transformers Masterpiece MP-34S Shadow Panther Revealed

Hobby Dengeki Web has recently revealed the next figure that will be released in Takara Tomy’s Transformers Masterpiece toyline. The next character that will be released in the Transformers Masterpiece toyline should be familiar to long time Transformers Beast Wars fans since it will be none other than MP-34S Shadow Panther.  For those who are are unaware, Shadow Panther was a repaint of the original Deluxe Cheetor mold, which served as a homage to Ravage/ Battle Ravage.  The character did in fact make an appearance in the Transformers Beast Wars animated series, however his model was based on the Transmetal repaint/retool of Transmetal CheetorRead More


Official Images: Transformers MPM-6 Ironhide

TFW2005 has recently posted official Hasbro images for the next release in the Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series. The next release in the line is none other than Ironhide.  While there are non prices details for the product at this time it has been revealed that the figure is set for a Fall 2018 release.  The figure will feature an articulated mouth as well as articulated hands. Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series Ironhide MPM-6 (Ages 8 and up/ Approx. Retail Price: $XX.XX/Available: Fall ‘18) The Masterpiece Movie Series IRONHIDE MPM-6 figure is perfect for fans and collectors alike, withRead More


Mark Hamill & Ron Perlman Join Transformers: Power of the Primes Animated Series

The Hollywood Reporter has recently reported that Mark Hamill and Ron Perlman have joined the team of the upcoming Transformers: Power of the Primes animated series.  Mark Hamill will be voicing the first Decepticon, Megatronus, who was exiled from Cybertron for killing one of the original Thirteen Primes. Megatronus will be playing a key role in the finale of Machinama’s animated projects based on the Transformers franchise. Alongside Hamill, Ron Perlman will be voicing Optimus Primal and he will be joined by other actors including Mike Way, Jamie King, and Gregg Berger.  The series will also feature WWE’s Samoa Joe as the voice of the powerful Decepticon combiner, Predaking.  TheRead More


Transformers Bumblebee: The Movie Official Visual Revealed

TFW2005 has recently posted a press release about the upcoming Bumblebee: The Movie.  For those who haven’t been following, the next live-action film based on the Transformers franchise will feature Bumblebee and will be set in the year 1987.  Bumblebee: The Movie will premiere in theaters on December 21, 2018.   TFW2005 also posted an official visual for the film that features Hailee Steinfeld’s character, Charlie, next to the latest incarnation (or in this case one of the past incarnations) of Bumblebee.   “On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard inRead More


Wizards of the Coast Announces Transformers Trading Card Game

The Rollingstone has recently reported about a recent interview between Glixel and Wizards of the Coast about how the company has innovated their products over the years.  While it is hasn’t been formally announced Chris Cocks, president of Wizards of the Coast, subtly revealed that a new trading card game based on the Transformers franchise, which will be releasing in Fall 2018. Chris Cocks had this to say about the project. “With the Transformers trading card game, we can be nimble,” he says. The game hasn’t been formally announced yet, but Cocks says it’s a title aimed both at young teensRead More