Folliowing the update date from Captured Prey about the MP-18 Blustreak figure being released as a Silverstreak variant. Captured Prey let is be known there could be a possible Blue colored exclusive later this year or early in 2015. According to the update on Twitter, there are some negotiations going on with Takara TOMY currently that may get us the Diaclone version still: "The Blue version of (MP) bluestreak will be release later this year or beginning of next year. We are still negotiating with takara..."
Diaclone fans will be bummed about this news. Thanks to our sponsor Captured Prey, we have news that the MP-18 Bluestreak will not been a Diaclone blue version as first reported. According to the product listing on the Captured Prey site, we wlll likely be getting another variation on the "silver" color theme that is said to be a "Silverstreak deco: that will be a different silver colors that the MP-18 Streak already released.
Innovation First is a high-tech robotics and engineering company at the bleeding edge of consumer technology. HEXBUG products are designed to give children a positive experience with robotics at a young age. HEXBUG have formed a new partnership with one of the years biggest blockbuster movies: Transformers: Age of Extinction, in which HEXBUG is bringing the iconic, franchise characters to life for fans of all ages, with the Transformers HEXBUG Warriors & Nano product lines.
The new Transformers Collectors Club magazine is shipping to fans and we've got news on the first Pirates vs. Knights figure thanks to the Allspark's member NightViper who worked on the Club Magazine comic. He has shared some of the details on the selection of the Tranformers Prime Ratchet base figure mold that was selected as the first Pirate figure in the set. Read on the for the details on how and why they settled on this figure. UPDATE: The image has been posted on the BotCon twitter page. What do you think? Leave a comment below about this figure.
FPcore have updated their site with the backstory fiction for their Recoiler and Riftshot characters that are part of the FPcore Project Ground Hammer. Get the insights on who and where these new characters came from with profile information on both of the Twins below for the full preview now.
BBTS have updated their site with a listing for an exclusive repaint of the MP-18 Masterpiece Bluestreak. They currently do not have any information about the specific colors or deco of this repaint, information will be added as it becomes available. Sorry, no images at this time, but we expect them soon with a June release at $84.99. Pre-order the figure at bigbadtoystore.com
Takara Tomy have a new brand that is coming for you! And it appears to include Transformers! The new place holder site shows what appears to include a new edition of the Micronaughts figures which and a game line called Video Game Robotics HD. It is not clear which of the Megatron figure shown in the header shilloette is part of. The feet in the Video Game Robotics HD show something more Transformers like. We'll have to wait and see what it is.
TFormers.com's Featured Toy of the Month is Robot Masters Optimus Primal! Not quite Deluxe-sized and thus in scale with your Generations Beast Wars figures, Optimus Primal loses most of the gimmicks of the original Ultra-class toy while keeping- or gaining -articulation.
Thanks to Seibertron member Primeultimus who has found a new set of Target product listings that give us more looks at some of the possible Transformers 4: Age of Extinction toys we will be seeing. Listed are Transformers Construct-Bots, Generations, "Joust Sparkers", "Jousters" , and some miscellaneous figures under the banner Robots in Disguise series name. Get a look at the complete list with product numbers and prices now.
Some new Transformers 4: Age of Extinction product listings have been discovered in the Walmart online inventory listings. We have seen some of these before
on the Hasbro list we reported on previously. The new list has a number of confirmations about the Dinobots as well a names and prices that are going to be definite spoilers for what we may see in the movie. Check out the full list below for the reveal.
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of your favorite Robots in Disguise with these Transformers 30th Anniversary Wave 1 Mini-Figure 5-Packs! This set includes 3 individually packaged mini-figure 5-packs. Each 5-pack focuses on a particular generation. For example, the Generation 1 five-pack contains 5 mini-figures of characters as they appeared in the first generation of the TV show and comic books. Each 5-pack includes 1 puzzle piece to form a 3-D puzzle. Collect them all to complete the puzzle!
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of your favorite Robots in Disguise with these Transformers 30th Anniversary Wave 1 Mini-Figure 3-Packs! This half case includes 6 individually packaged mini-figure 3-packs. Each 3-pack focuses on 1 character from Transformers, and spans the entirety of the series to give you different looks of each, from Generation 1 through Transformers: Prime. Each 3-pack includes 1 puzzle piece to form a 3-D puzzle. Collect them all to complete the puzzle! These figures will be released in March 2014. See the case pack and other details below.
Celebrate the 30th anniversary of your favorite Robots in Disguise with these Transformers 30th Anniversary Wave 1 Mini-Figures! This case includes 24 individually blister packed mini-figures. Your favorites from Optimus Prime from Generation 1 to Megatron from the computer animated TV show Transformers: Prime are all here! Each mini-figure comes with a puzzle piece. Collect them all to form a 3-D puzzle of one of the characters! These figures will be released in March 2014. See the case pack and other details below.
Thanks to Siebertron who have found and posted the package codes for the newest Transformers Kre-O Microchangers Wave 4. Copy down the list of codes that are stamped on Kre-O packages to help you identify which Microchangers toys are in the package. Check out the list of wave 4 package codes for the full details now.
Wanted to let people know that KFC are sending out free replacements for the problem-ridden guns for their Ironpaw and Nightstalker figures. Good on them for fixing this issue! "Hey! Fans of KFCTOYS. We tested the new shoulder cannon for Ironpaw ,and put up a video of how it works just with your nail to rotate it out. This new shoulder cannon will be shipped to the retailers very soon.including silver for CST-02J and metal gray for CST-02NS."
TFormers.com's Featured Toy of the Month is Energon Tow-Line! A decent Combat-class figure (the Deluxe equivalent) with a creative implementation of the Energon Autobots' combining "Powerlinx" gimmick, Tow-Line is also the homage/update you'd never expect to happen: the toy
version of G1 Ratchet and Ironhide, complete with battle station!
Thanks to the Allspark forums
member Monzo who has followed up on the previously reported Hasbro product listings with a more organized and expanded list of productss. See the full breakdown of figures from upcoming Transformers Age of Extinction, Marvel Crossovers, Kre-O, Beast Hunters, Construct-Bots, Generations 30th Anniversary, Hero Mashers, Pop Bots, Sparkers, RC, Titans, Power Attacker, and much more than meets the wall. Read the full list for all the details now.