With our first illicit look at Generations Titan Class Combiner Wars Devastator (henceforth referred to as "Devastator") from Germany's Toy Fair in Nuremberg, we can see just enough to find that, hey, it sure looks like Devastator! But the question remains that has long been burning at everyone more than anything else - how tall is it going to be? We've figured out the answer, so keep reading to find out!
eBayer Lena81822 is at it again, this time posting auctions for Hellwarp's wavemate, Cloud Roadbuster! A recolor of Generations
Roadbuster made to resemble Super Link
Roadbuster, AKA Energon Ironhide, the figure's looking pretty good! Keep reading to see about a dozen photos!
Autobase Aichi has posted a pair of blurry, fleeting images from German Toy Fair of Combiner Wars Devastator! There's not much else to be said except that he does look like Devastator and does appear, judging by the Silverbolt in the background, to be larger than Superion. Check it out!
"ROBOT! CAR! ROBOT! CAR! ROBOT!" Hasbro has posted a new 15-second TV spot to their YouTube channel showing off Kre-O Battle Changers! In the spot, Grimlock is extremely excited about the idea of fully-transforming brick Transformers - which, let's be honest, is what Kre-O should've been from the outset. Keep reading to see the ad!
Isn't it nice to find out about an action figure the old-fashioned way:
on store shelves? 2005 Forums member Kaiser has found a previously unknown Rescue Bots Blurr on Hong Kong store shelves! No information is known about when this might hit in the US, but it was found with the latest version of Rescue Bots Optimus Prime- so it's possible Blurr may have taken Salvage's place in that assortment. Keep reading to see the photo!
On the TFormers Forums, Scaleface has assembled the week's worth of Play With This Too news- and it's been a busy week! Color guides have been posted for previously-known characters Bite Mark and D-Kay, as well as a new character, R-Buke, who is a Tech Drone jet in G1 Dreadwind colors! Also present are full renders of Desolataur, headshots of more new characters by artist Candice Santora, and an intriguing set of 5mm-compatible accessory staves by newcomer Albie Lim, whose picture you'll find in the gallery. Keep reading to see it all!
We have some new details confirmed for the soon to debut Robots in Disguise cartoon. From an interview conducted by unicron.com, Jeff Kline has revealed information about the first season's length and indicated that it will continue beyond that initial order of episodes for at least a second season. This is revealed at the end of a lengthy conversation about Transformers Prime and Kline's duties with the show. We've included the relevant portion in an excerpt below, so keep reading to find out more!
Hisashi Yuki has posted another new shot of Masterpiece Star Saber, and this time he must be on the way to the bathroom as he's carrying the newspaper with him. While we can surely understand some pride with Star Saber, it seems like Yuki-san may be running out of new photo ideas at this point. It may be time soon to move on to other pastures for photo tweets, but for now let's wait and see just how eccentric it gets before March!
Jamie Young of the Facebook page Foamtastic Props has constructed his very own life-sized replica of G1 Ravage! Quite possibly a bit larger than life in fact, Young's Ravage is constructed primarily from foam anti-fatigue mats. Young reports that since the photos used in the article were taken, he's added Ravage's hip rockets and also constructed a Laserbeak! Keep reading to see it all!
Site Sponsor TFSource has posted images and a preorder page for the Sega Genesis version of the Mega Drive Megatron mold! Due in February at a price of $119, Genesis Megatron sports the changes related to the US release of the Mega Drive console: a Sega Genesis logo on both the console and controller, a color change (the purple is now on Megatron and the red is now on the Genesis), and a different molded font for the "16-Bit" mark on the torso. Oh, and of course the US label for the included Sonic The Hedgehog
cart. Keep reading to see!
DX9 has updated their Weibo page with images of their Micro Worlds X05 figure, a Legends-scaled version of G1 Cyclonus! It's decent looking for the scale, with a slightly squashed jet more that wouldn't look out of place with your QTransformers. It even seems to come with a weapon patterned after Cyclonus' Targetmaster partner Nightstick! Keep reading to see more!
Over the weekend we brought you an early analysis of a screenshot from an episode of Cybercast featuring an interview with Pete Sinclair of Fun Publications where several toys could be seen that may be Botcon exclusives for this year. Since then we've continued analyzing the image and have made some updates and corrections to our original conclusions, and one may suggest a surprising move for convention exclusive toys - or we might be seeing another surprise entirely. If you're interested in toy spoilers in advance of official reveals, keep reading...
User KingStyle has posted some photos and quick thoughts on RID 2015 Drift, giving us our first good look at this just-released figure. Drift is based on a rejected color layout for Age of Extinction Drift, giving it its very orange look. There's a range of photos including shots giving good size comparison to several other toys, as well as good demonstrations of its poseability. Keep reading to find out more and see all of the photos!
DLE has posted the fourth episode of the QTransformers animation to YouTube! Titled "Mystery Of Stage Bosses," it seems (to we non-speakers of Japanese) to feature a discussion on the weird, slightly dull stage bosses of Transformers: Mystery of Convoy
and its QTransformers smartphone remake. Keep reading to see the video and be confused!
Hellbat exposits the depths of his villainous nefarity before ordering the deaths of Ratchet, Drift, and the late-arriving Grit in the chamber of the dormant stone army! Drift: Empire of Stone #3, written by Shane McCarthy, breakdowns by Guido Guidi, finishes by Stephen Baskerville, colors by John-Paul Bove. Read the full review
The Autobirds and Deceptihogs have bigger eggs to fry than each other! But, will personality clashes and techno-organic glitches doom the alliance before it even begins? "Revenge of the Fowlin'!" is written by John Barber, with art by Marcelo Ferreira, colors by Nikos Koutsis, and flats by Mike Toris. Continue to fowl review
THE STONE ARMY! The secrets of DRIFT'S past become his present-day problems... and RATCHET'S none too happy about being dragged along!
Hasbro has issued an official press release announcing the Combiner Wars Fan-Built Combiner Poll! The poll is now live as part of the official Transformers brand app on iOS and Android, and a bonus question will be hosted on ToysRUs' Twitter account on February 18th to determine the Combiner's special power. Keep reading for the full press release!