BaCon's still at the Hasbro Breakfast at Comic-Con International 2014, and he's got photos of the promo for Robots in Disguise 2015! Click the title to see! (...is that Smokescreen returning from Prime Beast Hunters in a more G1ish design?)
We were told combiners were coming for Generations 2015, and here they are! Menasor and Superion are on display at SDCC 2014, and we'll be uploading pictures here as we get them!
Singapore fan group Planet Iacon has posted images of Kids Logic's next SD Mecha Nations figure, MN05 G1 Starscream! He's adorable, and has light-up eyes, null rays, and boot jets. He also has a Megatron gun! Keep reading for mirrored photos!
Hot Toys posted images to their Facebook of an articulated non-transforming version of G1 Optimus Prime that, for some reason, is wearing Starscream's wings. The Special Edition bonus part, a tradition of Hot Toys releases... is Starscream's severed head. The wings are removable however, and Hot Toys makes some very attractive, elaborate figures- so if you've been wanting a really big modern remake of Action Master Optimus Prime, you're in luck. Keep reading for the full photo gallery and official announcement!
(Figure King) magazine has revealed that 3,000 Yen (About $30) worth of Age of Extinction toys will net you a special Astrotrain-themed Micron at Japanese ToysRUs stores this August. The clear purple plastic Mini-Con uses the same mold as Payload, the space shuttle partner of Generations Legends Cosmos. Keep reading to see the scan!
Concept Artist Steve Jung, who has also worked on The Avengers
, has posted a selection of his concept art to Facebook. Highlights include the interior of Lockdown's ship and its very regal cockpit, the Hong Kong street battle featuring the Dinobots, and most interestingly Widow Maker, a female Decepticon who was to transform into a Pagani Zonda. She was Jung's only full character design for Age of Extinction and, sadly, she didn't make the cut. Click through to see all the mirrored images!
Third party Transformers news for the week ending July 19th, 2014.
Includes the latest news from Ark Studio, Dr. Wu, DX9 Toys, Mecha Form, Omnigonix, SXS, Toyworld and X2 Toys.
Screen shot this week is a 2013 movie Battle of the Damned.
Sencho Bar-Box-O! We have box gentlemen, we have box! Afgh, read on to see them images matey!
Thanks to Hobbybase who have updated their facebook page with some in-hand images of the AD-23 Drift Movie Advanced Transformers Age of Extinction figure that will be released by Takara Tomy. This is the Drift deluxe class figure we have been waiting for! Get a look at the robot mode images for the full preview of this figure that will out in Japan this week.
Autobase Aichi has linked to a Facebook page crammed full of out-of-package images of Generations Leader Jetfire, showing off his impressive height, his combining weaponry, a makeshift Gerwalk/Guardian mode, and a reasonably tasteful and impressive use of chrome. Keep reading for a mirrored gallery of images!
The 2005 board has posted an image from the recent Las Vegas Licensing Expo of Bumblebee, Sideswipe and Mini-Con Fixit from the upcoming Robots In Disguise cartoon. More will presumably be revealed in the coming week at SDCC, but for now 2005 has assembled an overview of what we know from all available news sources, some dating back to late 2013. Keep reading for a mirrored sample image and a link to the article.
"Give me your face... I will moisturize and exfoliate it, and smooth your wrinkles."
Robot Kingdom has posted an image to their Facebook page of a Korean Transformers-themed beauty mask in both Optimus Prime and Bumblebee flavors. The company, Innisfree, makes beauty products for both men and women, but these masks are not featured on their website. Even so, keep reading for the image plus a link to the manufacturer's site!
Following the previous Milk Magazine figure from Dark of the Moon, we have new images are just out of the Milk Edition Transformers Age or Extinction EvasionOptimus Battle Damage Version. This figure will be a limited edition of 200 pieces made to be offered by lottery drawing. Read on to see the in-hand images courtesy of Planet Iacon.
Transformers Age of Extinction Press Conference of Paramount Pictures at Copacabana Palace Hotel, on July 17, 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. See the images of Jack Reynor, Michael Bay, Nicola Peltz and Lorenzo Di Bonaventura who were on hand to take questions from the press.
Just in is the official Toys R Us SDCC 2014 press release that informs us they will be offering the Transformers Masterpiece Prowl and Sunstorm at the Entertainment Earth booth #2243 this year. Fans will be able to pick the Masterpiece figures up early with Prowl being offered at $70 USD and Sunstorm going for $80 USD. Additionally, Toys R Us will be offering these figures to order online at at toysrus.com/comicconvention
. Read on to see the product details and images now.
The Amazon exclusive First Edition Leader Optimus Prime will be getting a makeover with the, by now, to be expected Silver Knight Optimus Prime. The Transformers: Age of Extinction figure will be released as a Platinum Edition with what appears to be chromed parts. No word on where and or IF this will an exclusive release. We will most likely see this on display at SDCC next week and find out the details then. Read on to see the full preview.
The e-HOBBY SHOP twitter account have posted some new looks at the Tranformers Cloud Rodimus and Shockwave action figures. The images show the alternate modes with a bit of bit battle action with full robot modes. Get a look at these remakes of TakaraTomy Mall exclusive Rodimus, from the Generations Springer mold. And the eHobby exclusive Shockwave, made from the Whirl toy. Read on to see all the images below.
The HK-TF message boards have posted images of the upcoming Generations Voyager Slog - the Age of Extinction equivalent of G1 Dinobot Sludge. He's a big, bulky dino with massive swords that double as cannons- and he's the dumbest of the dumb (as his package bio tells us). He's also the closest to G1 colors of the mass-market movie toys, being primarily silver and black with some red. Keep reading for a link and for mirrored images of the figure!