The Hollywood Reporter has reported that a live-action Transformers event called Transformers Live
will open in China in 2017. The event is said to "be a cross between an action-adventure spectacle, a theme park attraction and a theatrical show," and is expected to feature custom robotics among other features. Keep reading to learn more!
Universal Studios Hollywood is gearing up the Chinese New Year with celebrations featuring Lunar New Year celebration that begins nect Saturday, January 30 to continue through Sunday, February 14, 2016. The celbration on the Universal Plaza will feature special decorations, performances and Megatron Speaks Mandarin from Transformers the Ride-3D as the star of the show. Nevermind they missed a golden opportunity to bring Optimus Primal, but that's Hollywood for you. Read on for the official details on Megatron, below.
Tickets to the Birmingham, England convention TFNation will be going on sale at none (local UK time) on Friday! The fan organized and run con will be happening August 19th-21st at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel and tickets will be sold exclusively through their site. Keep reading for details!
The Transformers Titans Return polls are open! You heard from the Titans, and now its time to cast your vote. Who deserves to serve as the successor to Fortress Maximus in the Transformers Generations Titans Return titan class toy telease? Comment on facebook page with #VoteScorponok, #VoteTrypticon or #VoteOmegaSupreme. Note: only hashtag posts on the official post will be counted. Voting is open all day, so cast your vote now for the next titan class figure now on the Transformers Titans Return Post
The Star Media Group has announced that their subsidiary, Cityneon Holdings Ltd., has secured the rights to hold Transformers exhibitions and events worldwide. While Cityneon primarily operates in Asia, the excluded areas in the deal are Indianapolis, Indiana USA and Japan. Best guess is that the Indianapolis exclusion is to give ongoing permission for the Children's Museum there to put on their own exhibits. Keep reading for more info!
To mark the release of Combiner Wars Wave 5, TFormers is taking a week to celebrate what is possibly the most
celebrated - or at least revisited! - combiner team of them all: the Combaticons! Often imitated and
duplicated within Transformers, the Combaticons are an important part of the line's lore in almost every continuity. Click here to go to the feature page
, and check back every day between the 18th and 24th for more reviews and more articles on Bruticus and all his offshoots and offspring!
From the TFU.info Twitter, here's some more photos from the NYCC Hasbro Press Event! New things to be seen include Galvatron's Megatron-like Headmaster Nucleon, the small robot-modeless versions of Terri-Bull and Nightbeat, better looks at Hardhead and G2 Superion, and more! Keep reading to see it all, and keep checking back to see more info as it becomes available!
Hasbro Pulse has updated with a teaser image of the figures to be revealed at NYCC! With "many robots set to be revealed" promised, the silhouettes show what appears to be the previously-leaked Titan Wars Leader Class Blaster - but who are those other two figures with him? Is the one on the right a Headmaster as it seems, or is it a trick of the posing? We'll find out later this week, but for now keep reading to see it for yourself and ponder!
The Jaguarshoes Collective, an art and design group, have announced an event called "Industrial Origami - Art of Transformable Design," and the guest speaker will be Transformers designer Alex Kubalsky! Kubalsky has designed quite a few Deluxe-class Transformers, including possibly the best entries in the Classics and Universe lines: Bumblebee, Mirage, and Hound. You can hear see an exhibit of his work, Transformers and otherwise, at the Shoreditch Station in London, UK, between now and November 1st. Keep reading for some sample images!
Today Is The Last Day To Pre-Order & Guarantee Your Transformers & G.I. Joe Roll Out Roll Call Exclusives!!!
Weekend Pass Holders can guarantee their exclusives pre-ordering by the 17th of September.
If you have purchased a Weekend Pass to Roll Out Roll Call, The UK Transformers, G.I. Joe & Action Force Show you will be able to pre-order the following exclusives whilst stocks last.
Pre-order by the 17th of September 2015 to guarantee for pick up at Roll Out Roll Call.
TFW2005 has received word that a preview of the Combiner Wars animated series from Machinima will be shown at New York Comic-Con 2015! Also, the details of Hasbro's presentation have been posted, and the wording hints at the official reveal of Titan Wars. It's too early to know for sure, but NYCC stands to be just as interesting as SDCC, if not more. Keep reading to see the details of the Hasbro presentation!
BotCon, the officially licensed Collectors Convention for Hasbros legendary TRANSFORMERS brand, announced today that next years award-winning convention will be held at the historic Galt House, a waterfront hotel right in the heart of downtown Louisville, April 7 thru April 10. In 2016, fans from across the world will be able to celebrate another exciting year of the TRANSFORMERS brand at North Americas largest TRANSFORMERS fan convention!
Get your views in on the Transformers movies listed on Netflix as they will be removed from the listing at the end of September. Transformers: Age of Extinction and a number of other films such as the Hunger Games, World War Z that are part of the Epix distribution deal, have not been renewed at this time. We've been here before, where the deal was done only to be re-done at the zero-hour. Read on to see the quote from Ted Sarandos, Chief Content Officer at Netflix.
TakaraTomy's got another promotional event going for Transformers Adventure (AKA Robots In Disguise), this time in the Aeon Mall in Japan! Autobase Aichi has posted a gallery to Facebook showing off the event, and there's some interesting things to see such as a "life-size" Matrix of Leadership, and a pretty slick RID Bumblebee costume! Keep reading to see the photos!
Kicking off a fall full of amazing events, AUTOBOT AUGUST celebrates the return of TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE season one to Cartoon Network on August 22, as well as the launch of the exclusive line of CLASH OF THE TRANSFORMERS toys at Toys R Us stores and the release of the MINI-CONS product line to all major retailers. And thats just the beginning, as September sees the debut of the two-part season finale of TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE on Cartoon Network and the epic return of everyones favorite Autobot!
The website Access All Areas
has posted details of the RID roadshow happening weekends in the UK for the rest of the summer! While presented from the angle of highlighting the manufacturer of the pop-up trailer used for the show, we also learn that the Mini-Con Deployers are on display, and that there's an exclusive symbol to scan for benefits in the Robots In Disguise app. Keep reading for more details as well as where to find the trailer next!
Calling all Transformers fans:
TFNation is a new Transformers convention initiating in summer 2016 run by fans, for fans.
We look forward to welcoming you to our base of operations; the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel in Birmingham, England.
It's Wonder Festival time again! If you're in Japan for Wonderfes on July 26th - isn't everybody? - you can stop by TakaraTomy's booth and experience the "Buildron Attack" simulation in 360-degree virtual reality! Using the Oculus Rift headset, viewers will be able to put themselves at ground zero of an attack by Devastator. Keep reading for mechanically-translated details and a link to the page on TakaraTomy's website!