This week on RFC: The SDCC exclusives hit Hasbro Toy Shop. Did you get yours? We're guessing not. With little fanfare, The Last Knight comes home next month. Titans Returns Slugslinger has hit Australian retail, Metroplex is being reissued in Japan, Perfect Effect's Black Jinrai upgrade for the SDCC Primitive Skateboarding Prime looks phenomenal, and Deluxe Cogman looks AMAZING--let's hope we get it! All that and we ponder the deeper meanings of life and Masterpiece Targetmaster Hot Rod on this week's edition of Radio Free Cybertron!
This week on RFC: The recent Hasbro Press and Investor presentation hinted at a new Transformers series coming in 2018. We dig into that and let you know what to expect. We get our first look at Takara Tomy's Overlord, and it's oddly underwhelming. We also talk about the upcoming Masterpiece Targetmaster Hot Rod and its odd and confusing origins, the Perfect Effect upgrade kits for Powermaster Prime that take your Leader Class toy from being good to great, Paramount tries to save face with Chinese investors after a streak of disappointing movies including The Last Knight, and way way waaaaaaay more!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: After 23 years of asking EVERY iteration of the Hasbro design and brand teams, we are finally getting a Headmaster Arcee. Also on the show: You can't see him, it's John Cena and he stars in the upcoming Bumblebee movie! We are in love with MP-711, the 7-11 branded Masterpiece Optimus Prime. Also on the show we speculate about the rumored Transformers Collector's Club from Hasbro, Zeta Toys giant NOT Bruticus, high-end branded Transformers headphones, and way more!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: As you may or may not be aware, this was a pretty eventful week in the world of Hasbro and Transformers. We talk about the phenomenal news of a likely upcoming Titan Master Arcee! Is the lifelong dream of Headmaster Don finally becoming reality? We discuss what this news probably means and what to expect. The other big item is the leak of what looks like practically everything Transformer planned through mid 2018. This is the biggest and most disturbing leak yet. We discuss the news, the fallout that came after and what it likely means, as well as we share our excitement for what Power of the Primes has in store! It's shaping up to be the most exciting chapter in the Prime Wars trilogy! All that and more on Radio Free Cybertron #529!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: It's SDCC weekend! Like always that means TONS of Transformers news! The big news this week is Power of the Primes! What is it? What's gimmick? How does it tie to Titans Return and Combiner Wars? And, most importantly, is it awesome? Well, it's got Pretenders, Powermasters, combiners, and all sorts of Transformer-ey goodness. So, all signs point to yes! We have firsthand accounts of today's Transformers panel in San Diego! Also, we also talk about recent news around The Titans Return animated series, TFCon reveals, changes to Rescue Bots, what's coming to IDW in 2018 and lots more! But, really, you want to know about Power of the Primes, and we've got that. Plus all that other stuff we mentioned.
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: It's our 2017 JD Church Memorial Episode! This is the episode where we touch on what a great human being, friend, and co-host was JD Church. You will be missed! Also on the show we talk about the recent passing of Wally Burr, who is as responsible for the success of Transformers as is any other person. We share some more thoughts around the upcoming SDCC boxset. Wednesday marked the 25th anniversary of the debut of the Omni Productions Headmasters dub! t's a jam-packed show this week on Radio Free Cybertron! Also, please check out the newest RFC Mini-cast: EMERGENCY SDCC Revolution!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Transformers 5 The Last Knight virtually bombs domestically, with less than half the opening weekend of the last Transformers movie. Does this mean a reboot that will be more palatable to most Transformers fans!? Dont hold your breath! Also on the show: Lots of new toys to talk about this week including FansToys Koot, Masterpiece Movie figures, new Takara Legends toys, and Titans Return figures on the way. All that and way, way more on this week's Radio Free Cybertron!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Before we get to our review of Transformers 5: The Last Knight we have a lot of toy news! We talk about Titans Return Overlord, which found its way to Weibo this week! Plus we talk about new Masterpiece Cassettes, upcoming SDCC exclusives, super premium Last Knight figures (love that Sqweeks!) and more! Plus we have an update on expectations for The Last Knight's weekend box office, and we talk about Michael Bay finally departing the Transformers (maybe)! The show is totally spoiler free up until the review! Tune in!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: HASCON news came this week, but will the news change public opinion? Also, The Last Knight comes out next week, and we speculate as to its success. Will it do better than Age of Extinction? Find out...next week. But you can find out what we think this week! Brian talks about his Fort Max Ollie's expedition, the guys talk about the new photos of DX9's gigantic NOT Omega Supreme, new Titans Return photos, and more!