The super-talented Sarah Stone, artist of IDW's Windblade mini-series, will be appearing at TFCon Chicago! The con takes place from October 24th to 26th at the Hyatt Regency O'Hare in Rosemont, Illinois. Stone will be avaialble throughout the con for prints, signings, and commisions. Keep reading for the official announcement!
ToysRUs/BabiesRUs Japan are offering a Transformers 30th Anniversary Memorial Book to the first 1000 people who bring them a Transformers Expo ticket stub between August 9th and 17th. It's unclear what the book contains at the moment, but the cover's pretty nice- Keep reading to see it!
The Comic-Con International 2014 exclusives are up now on HasbroToyShop! These generally have a really short shelf-life, and in fact the Kre-O Class of `84 boxset is already gone as of this posting! Go here to get them!
If you're in Japan between August 9th and 17th you may want to check out the Transformers Expo, the TakaraTomy-run event celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Transformers brand. A map of the expo has just been published, giving hints at what you'll see where. Interestingly there's a silhouette of movie Megatron's head in the section describing the "Megatron area"- has Movie Optimus Prime donated a trophy for the event? Keep reading for all the details!
Tformers is live on the ground at SDCC 2014 covering all the news as it happens. Get ready for the Hasbro Transformers Panel report that we will be publishing live The panel is complete! Read on for our report and slides from the event.
This year, Shout! Factory returns to Comic-Con International 2014 with a dynamic lineup, featuring a revealing panel event, a showcase of new home entertainment products, Comic-Con exclusive items and engaging booth activities. Fans and convention attendees are invited to join in on the excitement at the Shout! Factory booth (#4248) on the main convention floor. Fans will want to note they are giving away FREE Rescue Robots posters. Read on for the full details on event times.
Just in are the official details for the SDCC 2014 Hasbro Transformers product panel that promises to reveal "never-beefore-seen product" as well as a preview look at the Transformers Prime follow-up "Transformers: Robots In Disguise" that is slated to air sometime in 2015. Read on for the full details with times and location for the San-Diego Comic-Con 2014 Transformers products panel.
Blue carpet at the the Irish Premiere of Transformers 4: Age of Extinction at the Savoy Cinema, Dublin, Ireland July 3rd, 2014. The event lead by Jack Raynor included numerous celebrities including Madeleine Mulqueen, Suzanne Jackson, Laura Whitmore, Dylan O'Connor, Aoibheann McCaul, Glenn Keogh, Sinead Considine, Kelly Donegan, Lottie Ryan, Pippa O'Connor and many others. Read on to see the all images from the event.
Fans in New York City will be happy to know the USA premier of the Transformers: Age Of Extinction movie is taking place tonight, June 25th, at the Ziefgeld Theater on 141 W 54th St. If this is anything like the other opening events, expect to see director Michael Bay and all the stars to be there. Additionally, Mark Wahlberg will be making appearances on the Late Show with David Letterman this evening, and on Live! With Kelly & Michael on June 27th. So be sure to tune in for those as well.
Thanks to our pal Shartimus we have a final panel report from BotCon 2014. Get the scoop on all the news and topics covered in the Transformers G1 Retro Panel with Jack Angel, Hal Rayle, Samantha Newark, Michael McConnohie. Read on to watch the panel video now.
ToysRUs is holding an Age of Extinction product demo on Saturday, showing off the One-Step Changers and Battle Masters. Kids will also have a chance to build their very own Optimus Prime and Grimlock Kre-O set! This is happening at ALL TRU stores, so pick your favorite one and make a day of it. Click through for a link to add the event to your calendar app of choice!
The time has come for the public at large to select two Fans Choice robot inductees to make up the class of 2014 for the TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame! Drawn from an open nomination process as voted upon by the readers of TRANSFORMERS fan sites, the five beloved TRANSFORMERS characters who garnered the most votes are now online at facebook
for an open vote. The two characters who receive the most votes by 12:00 pm on June 18th will become the 2014 class for the TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame!
Universal Studios Hollywood Hosts Exclusive Transformers Fan Experience and Official BotCon Convention Kicks Off in Pasadena, Beginning Friday, June 20 Sunday, June 22.
Universal Studios Hollywood hosts the 2014 TRANSFORMERS FAN EXPERIENCE
When: Friday, June 20th from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Where: 100 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608 | Phone: (800) 864- 8377
Cost: $75, includes admission to all rides and attractions, in addition to the breakthrough thrill ride, Transformers: The Ride3D, as well as after-hours access from 8:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.
Fun Publications, Inc., licensee for Hasbros official Transformers Collectors Convention, BotCon, will be giving away deluxe Transformers toys to the first 150 kids ages 12 and under who attend BotCon 2014 as General Admission attendees. BotCon, being held at the Pasadena Convention Center, is open to the public on June 21st and June 22nd. Admission for Adults is $20. Kids 12 and under is $10 and Kids 4 and under are free!
In 2010, Hasbro founded its TRANSFORMERS Hall of Fame, honoring humans and robots that have left an everlasting mark on the world of toys, entertainment and CYBERTRON during the past 30 years of ROBOTS IN DISGUISE action. Now, to celebrate its milestone 30th anniversary, Hasbro is once again turning to fans to help select two Fans Choice robots that will be inducted into the Transformers Hall of Fame Class of 2014!
Autobots and Decepticons arent the only things creating excitement for Michael Bays global blockbuster franchise this summer! Thanks to Big Red, Americas original and bestselling red soda, Transformers fans will have the opportunity, starting May 19th, to bring home some of the highly anticipated characters from Transformers: Age of Extinction. It is as simple as picking up a 12-pack of Big Red, which includes Limited Edition Transformers themed cans. The series of six cans will feature updated renderings of iconic Transformers figures Optimus Prime and Bumblebee
Thanks to YouTuber sy8nsk8 who's posted a video from the Toys R Us Malyasia Transformers Midnight Madness video of the TransMY crew. They were on hand to join the fun at the TRU Midvalley for the Midnight Madness Transformers 4: Age Of Extinction toy launch. Watch the video of the opening and views of their hauls now.
Photos have been posted from Celebration 2014 in the Sunshine City complex in Tokyo! We've got pictures of the design team on hand to sign the prizes and of the 2 meter tall G1 Optimus Prime statue we talked about previously. Check it out below!