Thanks to Robotkingdom who posted the latest Transformers previews from Dengeki Hobby April 2014 magazine. Check out the previews of for Tranformers Age of Extinction: The Lost Age Optimus Prime. Transformers Cloud: TFC-A02 Brawn and TFC-D02 Starscream. Generations: Fireblast Grimlock, Thundercracker, Micron Combiner Team and Micron Legend Starscream. Masterpiece: MP-13B Soundblaster with Ratbat and MP-12G Lambor G-2 Version. The Transformers iPhone Cases from Guild Design.
Toy News Magazine have posted their January / February issue with news and details on the Transformers 4: Age of Extinction products we will be seeing on preview. The issue talks with Jay Duke, VP Global Transformers Brand Marketing who lets us know: "The Transformers brand brings all new ways to be entertained and engage with the brand. Transformers: Age Of Extinction will do this, as Michael Bay outlines with an all new storyline. With a new movie, kids and fans can anticipate an innovative new product line and a variety of entertainment experiences". See the list of toys and images from the new issue below.
Thanks to Seibertron who have posted news from the latest Tranformers Collectors Club Magazine issue #54. Following the Generations Rattrap cover reveal, the issue also reavels we will be getting a Deluxe Tankor and Deluxe Crosscut figures as well. Tankor in a new mold that pays homage to Beast Machines Tankor. is a remake with head mold of the Generations Skids with a silver and red theme that pays homage to the e-Hobby exclusive. Sorry no images scans allowed by TFCC but we expect to see some soon.
TCC Issue #53!Members will be receiving Issue 53 of the Official Transformers Collectors' Club Magazine over the next couple weeks, so what is in store for them this issue? Plenty! Read on for the full details.
TFC Toys Uranos has made it big time. The combiner figure was put it on the cover and given a 4 page spread in Model Kit World magazine. Good work TFC Toys! See the cover and spread images for a look at the feature.
Toy-World have posted new magazine scans from Japanese collectibles publication Figure King No. 185 magazine. This issue features the Transformers Go! most with previews of the Swordbot Samurai Team GoKenzan, GoJinbu, GoGanoh, Swordbot Sinobi G05 Gekisomaru. Predacon G07 Bakudora,
G06 Smokescreen, and Campaign GoKezan kabuto. Also featured are Masterpiece MP-19 Smokescreen and the Generations TG-25 Orion Pax vs. Megatronus and TG-23 Metroplex items that you can see below.
Find out more about "Hero" Optimus Prime and his adventures in the multiverse. The Transformers Club have announced the "More Than Meets the Eye" profile and the new upcoming Beast Wars story, available exclusively through the Transformers Collectors' Club Magazine! Read about the TCC Magazine MTMTE Profile Sneak Peak! - Hero Optimus Prime below.
Just in are new looks at the latest hobby magazine previews from Japan. Get a look at a few pages showing us the upcoming releases from the Fall of Cybertron Generations Combaticons TG-03 to TG-07. Generation 1 Encore #20A Devastator Animation Colors Gift Set. New BeCool action figures, the Japanese Bot Shots. Prime AM-30 Rumble, AM-31 Frenzy, AM-32 Wildrider,
AMW-13 Arms Micron Five-Pack - Advanced Star Saber and AMW-14 Arms Micron Five-Pack - Gravity Planet Bowgun. Check out the images below for more details.
This limited edition collected volume will contain Issues 1-6 of the TCC Newsletter from 2005. The six bound newsletters will also feature a great new cover by artist Robby Musso. The perfect way to catch up on the fiction from the TCC and to have all the info from 2005 at your fingertips. 100 pages, Full Color. Look for this collection to ship in January 2013. Check out the cover and more details below.
The latest Japanese Hobby magazine scans from Dengeki Hobby and Figure King are out thanks to Cybergundam Blog and Toy-World. The issues reinforce much of the news we have been seeing this fall out of Japan with images promoting the Masterpiece MP-13 Soundwave and MP-14 Red Alert, Generations TG-01 Optimus Prime and TG-02 Autobot Jazz, Prime Arms Micron AM-27 Ultra Magnus, AM-28 Leo Prime, AM-29 Shockwave, Dark Guard Opimus Prime Exclusive and Papercraft Trailer Arms Master Optimus Prime. The Super GT - GT-01 Optimus Prime and GT-02 Star Saber are shown as well as other figures from BeCool, Kabaya and more.
Thanks to cybergundam blog who have posted many new scans from the Figure King Issues No. 176 giving us some first looks at the Takara Tomy Transformers Prime action figures Orion Pax that is a repaint of 1st Edition Optimus Prime that comes with gold Arms Microns and Thundercracker that is a repaint of 1st Edition Starscream that includes silver Arms Micron. Also show are the Japan versions of Dreadwing with sword, WheelJack with Arms Microns, and the Shining RA campaign Optimus Maximus figures. Check out the image of the magazine pages showing both figures for more information.
Just in are many new Transformers scans from Figure King magazine showing off lots of new looks at upcoming Takara Tomy products that will be coming to Japan this fall. Get a preview of the Arms Micron Figures AM-21 Arms Master Optimus Prime and AM-20 Ironhide as well as other releases. Also shown is the Gaia Unicron figure and the Revoltech #040 - Optimus Prime DX. New looks at the Master Piece MP-12 Lambor, MP-13 Soundwave, and MP-14 Red Alert. More views of the United EX Jet Master Prime, EX Combat Master Prime, and the EX Roller Master vs Chopper Master. Check out all the magazine scans after the jump to see more.
Just in in an update from the Transformers Collectors Club site that has updated with the a preview of the cover for the next club magazine, Issue #45, will be going out in the mail any day now. Check out the recap from BotCon 2012, MTMTE profiles, details on membership and the free Depthcharge figure. Read to full update after the jump.
Thanks again to good fans at Toy-World who have posted scans from the Figure Oh! May 2012 issue of the Japanese collectibles and hobby magazine. The May feature includes spotlights on the Transformers Prime Arms Micron AM-08 Soundwave and AM-09 Terrorcon Cliffjumper. Transformers Prime EZ Collection EZ-08 Bulkhead and EZ-09 Arcee figures. Interview article on the ARMs Micron figures. Also shown is the MP-11S Sunstorm and Revoltech #38 DOTM Bumblebee. Some new looks at the Kabaya Gaia Guardian Series and Series 5 candy toys and more.
Thanks again to the Cybergundam blog who have posted scans from the September 2011 issue No 10 Dengeki Hobby magazine from Japan. The collectibles magazine features an extended look at the MP-10 Masterpiece Convoy figure. There's also news of the Tomica Optimus Prime and Bumblebee die-cast model vehicles. Chronicle figures Megatron and Optimus prime are also presented in their G1 and DOTM forms. Finally, we get some looks at the Starscream scale model kits that will be released by Tomytec in Japan.
I got mine on the 8th, in the same mailbox as an ebay purchase I made, a G2 Sparkabot Sizzle! Both the magazine and the Sizzle are doing nicely. Check out the full run-down on the this month's issue of the Transformers Collectors Club Magazine #40 after the jump.
Figure King #162 is out on newsstands in Japan, and Toy World continues their public service by posting scans of the magazine. As Transformers Darkside Moon
(Transformers Dark of the Moon
in the states) is close to hitting Japanese theaters July 29th, it makes sense that this magazine is dominated by the film. Some pages include interviews (all in-language), Evolution of a Hero, showing the evolution of the Optimus Prime toy design from film-to-film, as well as another look at MP-10 Convoy Ver. 2.0 Take a look at the scans in the gallery.
Million Publishing has announced the second volume of their Transformers Generations 2011 magazine. The magazine, out later this month on the 28th will cost 2625 Yen. The publishing has not announced whether or not an exclusive figure will be offered along with this edition of the magazine. The first volume offered an exclusive Transformers United Ricochet and Nightstick, a repaint of Transformers Generations Jazz. This volume will focus on Transformers Darkside Moon
, a spotlight on the Generation 1 Headmasters, and a characters profile section with information on robots from the Transformers Universe.