Transformers comics writer, Mairghread Scott, has just been added to the list of attendees at the TFNation 2018 going on at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole, in Birmingham, UK - August 17th - 19th. Fans of Windblade, and many other characters, will be able to meet the writer who helped bring these Transforming personalities' story to the comic pages. Read on to see the full convention announcement with more details.
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reports that Garry Chalk,
voice actor of Optimus Primal (Beast Wars, Beast Machines
) and Optimus Prime(Transformers: Armada, Transformers: Energon, Transformers: Cybertron
) will be making an appearance at the convention this year! Chalk will be at the con for the entire weekend, attending Q&A panels and holding autograph sessions. Keep reading for details!
The second voice actor that TFNation is proud to present for 2018 hails from the land of the early 2000s, and the series that some will argue is called Car Robots, when we all really know it as Robots in Disguise (2001) - please join us in welcoming the man behind Megatron, leader of the Predacons: Daniel Riordan!
The official Transformers pages on Facebook and Instragam have posted a video announcing the new Fan Vote for 2018! Using the hashtags in this article's title on either of those sites and those sites only, you can vote for one of three two-packs to come in 2019's first chapter in the War For Cybertron
trilogy: Spinister vs. Wheeljack, Impactor vs. Mirage,
or Needlenose vs. Tracks
! Keep reading to see the video.
ENI is on the ground at Toy Fair 2018! We are current waiting on the Hasbro product team to begin their New Products preview that is sure to include news about Transformers and much more.
Stay tuned for updates as they happen from the event. Keep checking back, we will be posting updates and images as soon as they are available.
Tickets are now on sale for TFNation
, the UK Transformers convention happening between August 17th-19th at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole in Birmingham, England! Tickets are available for individual days as well as for the full weekend, both with and without admission to a Stan Bush
concert on Saturday. Keep reading for a link!
Just up on the official Takara Site is news of their plans for the Wonder Festival 2018 Winter show Sunday February 18th, 2018 in Tokyo, Japan.
Takara have announced their booth will feature displays for the new movie was well as a showcase of their their Power of the Primes Transformers line that will be released in Japan.
Additionally, there appears to be a special edition Black Convoy/Nemesis Prime event exclusive that will be presold at the show as well, based on the Age of Extinction
Evasion Mode Optimus Prime mold. Read on to see the translated details and images.
Racer.com reports the D3+Transformers racing team efforts to get on track, as announced at Petit Le Mans last year. Will not be happening for this year's Rolex 24 race in Daytona.
According to team principal Simon Dawson. They have not been able to gather and througly test the needed resources, team members and everything needed to get things rolling with their Onroak Ligier Gibson LMP2 race car.
The staff at Tformers.com wishes a happy and prosperous new year to Transformers fans everywhere. Here is to 2018, and a new year filled with excitement and surprises! May the Power of the Primes fill your shelves, the fury of the Transformers be ours in Titan Returns, and "Bumblebee: The Movie" not totally suck.
Cityneon Holdings Limited and Hasbro Inc. announced today that following years of research and significant development, the Transformers Autobot Alliance interactive exhibition will open its doors in December 2017 in Chong Qing, Chinas Shin Kong Place. The collaboration finds one of the most iconic entertainment brands, Transformers, at the center of an interactive walk-through attraction featuring familiar characters from the famed franchise such as Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and Windblade.
D3+Transformers Racing Unveils New Race Car for 2018 Competition at Petit Le Mans! The brightly colored red, black and white race car with the large Transformers Autobot shield on the nose was impressive at the highly attended press conference at the final race of the IMSA 2017 season. Read on for more info!
IDW Publishing have just informed us of their schedule for this years New York Comic-Con 2017 that will include a number of Transformers related events at Booth #1844. First up, Transformers artist Alex Milne will be there signing on Thursday, as well as Exclusive Hasbro Transformers pins will be given out at the booth, limited to 100 each for Bumblebee, Autobots shield, and Decepticons Shield. Read on for the full schedule with times and places.
As production wraps just North of San Francisco, CA. The Bumblebee: Brighton Falls crew are right on schedule. As previously reported, they hit the beach and boardwalk in Santa Cruz, CA on Wednesday, September 20th to continue shooting for another week or so.
Local news station KSBW reports the production coming to town has filled all the positions for the casting call earlier this month. The report talks with one extra who said the surfer, beachy types will be wearing 80s style clothes as part of their roles. Watch the report below for the full details.
At his joint panel with eternal co-star and friend Frank Welker
, G1/Film/Aligned Optimus Prime voice Peter Cullen
let it slip that Susan Blu,
accomplished voice director and voice of G1 Arcee, would be inducted into the Transformers Hall of Fame this year. Keep reading for the tweet from @TFU_INFO and more details on Blu's career!
We here at HasCon reporting from the Transformers panel that is going on now. Stay tuned for news and updates as they happen. Keep checking this post for more updates over the next hour.
Fans of the Transformers movie vehicles in the Allentown, Pennsylvania area can check out the new exhibit opening at the America on Wheels museum, Saturday September 8th through December 31st, 2017.
The exhibit will feature some of the actual vehicles from the movie including Megatron, Bumblebee, Rollbar, and Sideswipe. In addition to the vehicles, the exhibit will provide insights into the making of these vehicles for use in the movies.
Attention all you beachy types down in Santa Cruz and near by areas. Paramount Pictures is looking for extras to cast in the new Bumblebee: Brighton Falls film that will be shooting in Santa Cruz, Califonia for three days between September 20th and 22nd. This is a paying gig with possible overtime. Those interested can read and reply to the details via KION TV5, after the jump.