Just in via the offical Transformers page is some official images officially revealing the new new edition of the Autobot Driller. Check out the images of the Cyberverse vehicle that gets a all new deco for the Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters toy line this summer. The Bumblebee goodness shines through on this one. What do you think about the new look?
IDW's Ken Christiansen talks about the taking the Transformers brand in a new direction and Megatron's Aligned design: "The assignment was to envision a near-future tank, so I did a few quick sketches, got feedback from Siebenaler, and actually only did a colored line art pass, because of a time crunch. After the presentation and following feedback, I was asked to render it fully, with no changes, along with the Prime truck, that was also initially done as colored line art, for the same pitch. Read more at The Bad Flip Blog
Just out are two new stills from this weeks episode of Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters, entitled Project Predacon. Get a preview of Megatron hatching a plan to clone an army of Predacons with the the blueprint bone you can see in his hand. Additionally, we have a preview of the Decepticon farm of cloning tubes, containing an assorted variety of transforming beasts to battle the Autobots. Be sure to watch Project Predacon tonight, Friday, May 17 at 7:30 pm on the HUB Network.
Thanks to Takara Tomy designer Shogo Hasui who has shared a new image of the Transformers Masterpiece MP-17 Prowl and MP-18 Bluestreak. The image shows the two figures side by side in thier robot modes in a kneeling position meant to show off the dexterity of these new toys. Note that the release date of these figures has been delayed till September of this year. Check out the image of MP-17 Prowl and MP-18 Bluestreak now for the full details.
Just in via our sponsor BigBadToyStore we have a new official image of the Transformers Generations Metroplex Titan Class figure. Get a look at his little buddy Scamper in a swell action post. The figure is being released as a Hasbro and a Takara version with different paint applications on the two figures as we have some to expect. These figures are sure to go fast, so keep an eye on the site here for the sightings of the Hasbro version. You can preorder the Takara Tomy version now at bigbadtoystore.com
Just out on the The Hub's official page, is a new promo image for the "Project Predacon" episode of Transformers Prime Beast Hunters that will be on this Friday. Get a look at Ultra Magnus and Optimus Prime with the Forge of Solus Prime that will be featured on The Hub this Friday at 7:30 PM below.
Thanks to Takara Tomy's very own TKYuki who has posted a new image of Takara Tomy's soon to be released Transformers Generations TG-17 Voyager Class Blaster with Steeljaw and TG-18 Skywarp to his twitter account. Get a look at these Japanese editions of the toys that feature metallic paint that is different from the cartoon colors on the Hasbro editions. We're still waiting to hear when / if there will be a Hasbro release of the Skywarp figure that will most likely be revealed at BotCon and or SDCC coming this summer.
DR WU have updated their Weibo page with some new images that reveal their new project, the DW-P16 Origin Masterpiece Style Matrix accessory. Don't have a lot of information right how other than it is said to be made of metal and will be offered with blue and purple Matrix energon crystals. Check out the image below until we have more details on pricing and a release date.
IDW's Ken Christiansen talks about the taking the Transformers brand in a new direction and the G1 inspired long nose Optimus Prime design: " The request was to keep him a long nose, as he now appears in the film series, and if I remember right, that was just about it. Of course I ventured the question. "I don't have to put those flames on him, do I?" But I did keep in line with the movie logic of the long nose, giving him more mass to work with in robot mode, and we added in a roof fairing over the extended cab to build it out even more."
Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Voyager Class Ultra Magnus Available at HTS Converting Ultra Magnus action figure, Forge of Solus battle hammer, 2 missiles and instructions. Features: Ultra Magnus engages in highly dangerous secret missions for the Autobots Converts from robot to truck and back 2 missile launchers deploy in robot or vehicle mode Ultra Magnus carries the powerful Forge of Solus battle hammer to war. Check out the pre-order page now at hasbrotoyshop.com
Thanks to MTV Geek we have some new looks at the Scout and Elite class Transformers Construct-Bots. Transformers Construct-Bots - New G1 Style Toys With Interchangeable Parts jump out of no where with what is clearly the next Generation of Ker-O line, Bionicle KOs! This is so far out of left field, I am not sure what to think right now. Have a look and let us know what you think below. See the images and read more details now on the new figures.
Just in from the Transformers page, we have official images giving us some good looks new figures. The Transformers Generations Deluxe line continues with toys packed with issues of the IDW comic books! Check out the debut of Thundercracker, plus Hoist, Orion Pax, Bumblebee, Megatron and Trailcutter!!
Finally! Thanks to the TFC Toys page who have posted our first first good look at the COMPLETE Uranos Not Superion combined in full color. We've been looking at a lot of prototypes of the team member toys. So its really nice to finally see the whole set combined in full color with the gestalt head on. Check out the color images of the TFC Toys Uranos showing the Completed Ultimate Combiner Team for more details.
Thanks to the Taobao seller who has posted an online auction with some first looks at images of the Transformers Generations Dreadwing Deluxe Class action figure. The figure is coming to us a redux of the Megatron figure mold with a new head. Like the other new Generations toy, the Dreadwing figure takes a page from IDW's Robots in Disguise issue #17 comic book and the original Generation 2 Dreadwing action figures for this all new version. Check out the image of the Transformers Generations Dreadwing Deluxe Class Test Shot now.
Just out are official images of Hasbro's upcoming Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Target Exclusive Abominus gift set. We been seeing thes molds making the rounds individually, but here they are a combiner set in new colors. Most interesting is under the Beast Hunters is a sub-header for the "Predacons Rising," That the name of the DVD series Hasbro will be releasing the Transformers Prime Beast Hunters as next fall, October 2012. Check out the images of Target Exclusive Beast Hunters Abominus Official Images of Transformers Prime Gift Set below for more details on these toys now.
Megatron is back! Check out the Decepticon leaders new look for the Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters toy line in this Voyager scale figure, out later this year!
Triple-Changers FTW! Sandstorm can convert to both land and air vehicle modes! Look for this Transformers Generations Voyager scale figure this summer! Check out the Sandstorm Transformers Generations Voyager Sccale Action Figure Official Images now.
Unique Toys have announced Violence the War Panther as the the fifth and last figure in their Beasticon series. The figure pays homage to the G1 character Rampage. Check othe the prototype images showing Violence both of his robot modes, beast cat mode and his combiner limb mode. Check out the images of the Unique Toys Violence the War Panther Prototype Images below for more details.