Registration is now live for BotCon 2015! Presumably this will be registration for attending
packages only, as was mentioned in the previous update. Just to further warn you, Radio Free Cybertron's John DeLuna reports that there is an additional $7 fee for registering online. But it does at least seem to be functional. Keep reading for the link!
Beast Wars: Uprising story!You will need to sign up tonight by 11:59 pm CST to be a member of the Transformers Collectors Club and receive this years FREE Membership Incentive Figure Lio Convoy! For a final look at the Lio Convoy figure, you can click the club exclusives button to your left and as a special treat, to read the second installment of the all-new prose fiction series starring Lio Convoy.
How did we end up on the Tidal Wave you ask? Its a funny story actually. Well...funny if you can see the humor in being pursued without lawful cause and having to get bailed out by a ship of pirates as funny. Anyway, what was I saying? That's right, how did I end up becoming a Star Seeker? While doing some "research" I found an interested log recorded that day which will certainly provide some useful insights (or maybe some valuable data one day). Here it is.
That's right, the first of the Shatteredverse Prose fiction stories hits this Friday, 12/5. It will be available in the Members Only section, so if you have not yet joined the Transformers Collectors' Club - See all the benefits you will receive as a Club Member, including the free membership figure, the exclusive Club Magazine and much more! click here
A new mashup/remix of a classic Transformers episode has surfaced online over at Jumpcut. "Megatron's True Motivation" is a 2-minute widescreen re-edit of the classic season one episode "Heavy Metal Wars," complete with an entirely new voice cast, but original G1 sound design elements in place. In this new comedic take, the Constructicons are sent on a mission to gain a crucial component for Megatron's new project. Once completed, Megatron proclaims "Even Optimus Prime will envy us." Watch the clip here
Beast Wars International (the largest purely Beast Wars Transformers website) is currently having its annual Fan Fiction Awards. These special awards are hosted each year to celebrate the writing of BW TF fan fiction. It's a democratic system, whereby readers submit fic nominations for the various categories until a certain date, afterwhich polls are held for voting. We'd like to welcome all Transformer fans who enjoy reading fan fiction to partake in this event during the nominating and voting periods. More information on the awards can be found here
That is right, you read the headlines right. Too bad its not true. However, since we get all kinds of fun stuff submitted to TFormers. We thought it would be a good time to share some if it with you the readers. This article was submitted by an anonymous person. We think you too should get a laugh at some of the professional idiots at work out there. They are crafting fine BS like this. Read on, we promise it'll be fun.
Available at Transforce 2005 will be the second TMUK novel entitled 'The Last Odyssey'. The story follows Jazz, Prowl, Grimlock, Bumblebee and Soundwave after the War has ended as they search for the legendary havan of J'nwan. Along the way the crew encounter betrayal, revival, aliens aplenty and even the death of one of the main characters. The book will be at the TMUK stand in limited numbers but will also be available to order after the convention. For more details and updates keep checking the Last Odyssey website.
Worth by Stelartron
- "After the episode 'Past: Part 2' Wheeljack remembers the events that led to his defection to the Decepticons and ponders his relationship with Hot Shot" Read more by Stelartron
O Captain, My Captain by Roy
- "Season finale. A battle waged on Earth takes a heavy toll on both armies, and Shockwave finally puts his plans to overthrow Megatron into brutal action. An updated version of the original Transformers story, best read after episodes 1 - 36." Read more by Roy
Judgment From Above by kidu
- "Pursued by angry Decepticons, a Quintesson crash-lands on an alien world. The inhabitants mistake him for divine, and aren't about to turn him over to the Decepticons, but his salvation may lie in the very past he is running from." Read more by kidu
Grimlock's New... by Roy
- "To save the life of an Autobot warrior, certain modifications are made to his frame, modifications that while saving his life, are unwanted. Alpha Trion experiences a frightening and confusing vision concerning the future of Cybertron and the universe, and new Autobot recruits arrive on Earth. Updated version of the original Transformers story, best read after episodes 1 - 34." Read more by Roy