With some Christmas money burning a hole in his pocket, RAC took a visit to his local hobby store yesterday and walked out with a Bandai stand designed for 1/144 model kits. He thought might be useful for toy photography, and it is! ...up to a point. Read on to find out how well a competing toy company's stand works with Transformers products.
WeLoveFine have posted orders for their SDCC 2015 - Transformers Devastator and the Combiner Hunters Exclusive T-Shirts. These come in male and female cuts with a nice image of the Transformers Combiner Wars logo Devastator and the Combiner Hunters on the front. They are listed for $25.00 USD in many sizes.
Toy collector display maker Toystages has posted a variety of backdrops to their site recently that may interest Transformer collectors.
These backdrops are all designed to help you set up fun displays of your figures. The scenes on these backdrops include the headquarters of the Autobots and Decepticons, the desert, and their home planet of Cybertron, as well as backdrops based on 1984 toy box art. 15 different ones to choose from.
Thanks to RIPT Apparel who have let us know they have posted orders for the limited edition
Extermawave, The Last Time Lord, and Optimus Time appearel by from Moysche and foureyedesign. The tees are all available for $10 USD each and Hoodies $35 USD, Toddlers $12 USD, plus shipping, These items are very limited to the on sale on September 12, 2014 only! This offer closes midnight PST on Friday 12th September 2014 so get yours now at riptapparel.com
The Reprolabels September update is out and there's lots of new sheets rolling out. Get a look at the new Novieverse sets for Drift and Leader Optimus. Generations Legends Optimus Prime full upgrade set. Custom set to make mini cassettes out of 2 x 1 pieces of flat Kreo or Lego. New MMC Predacon sets for Talon. A new G1-inpspired set for Steelcore set. And finally, we've got a new free giveaway! Read on for all the details and links.
Following the news of the previous Transformers G1 branded products coming from Paladone. We have some news of yet more GeeWun goodies that will coming soon. Set your radar to scan for new items including: Autobots car magnets, 3-in-1 mobile phone keychain accessory, mugs, Optimus Prime and Bumblebee stress balls, and classic styles pencil toppers! Read on to see the images and more details from Paladone.
Reprolabels.com July update is out. Here is some of the best work I've ever seen from our team, including AOE sets, which weve been getting a lot of requests for! Mike has pulled off some incredible ideas for an Evasion Optimus set, featured in the new "M50" upgrade set. Justin focused on the cars, with sets MM49 and M48 for Crosshairs and Bee, respectively. Read on to see these and more.
Her Universe sent us update letting us know "There's More Than Meets the Eye" June 26th! Get Ready for the Roll Out! Her Universe is a place for fangirls to step into the spotlight and be heard, recognized and rewarded. The Her Universe goal, from the beginning, was to build the company into a stand-alone entertainment and merchandise brand and with the female audience for sci-fi!
Reprolables have updated their facebook page with all the newest label sets that take your figures to next level. This month they have added overhauls for Generations Double Dealer, Rhinox and Scoop. extensive upgrades for Masterpiece Soundblaster and G2 Sideswipe. the upgrade set for MMC Leo Dux, Third Party, and more you can see below.
Just in from online reailer AmiAmi is new Images of Transformers Card Cases and Silk Ties Products From Kotobukiya. The official licensed products are shown with buisness cases for Convoy (Optimus Prime) and Megatron as well as various silk ties including Megatron and Convoy, faction symbols and other designs. These products are listed to be shipped in late July 2014. Read on to see the images for more details now.
Reprolabels.com massive April update! No shortage of awesome new sets this time! Check out new labels for Orion Pax. Alternate (or addional) labels for Generations Whirl. Companion set for FP Revolver. Two different sets for Generations Megatron. Firstly, an IDW inspired set. G2 ATB set that matches up better with last update's Dreadwing set. More FP sets from Justin for Smart Robin and Diesel. MP scaled sets from Craig for Red Alert and Cubex Huff. G1 repro sets for Metalhawk and Skyhopper.
The set now has a name and in package image thanks to Robot Kingdom. The Heroes' Tool Kit! DX9 08 Animation weapons Kit The set contains two stasis cuffs, a pair of magnets and an axe with extendable handle. The axe is compatible with both deluxe and voyager Optimus. Different colors for American and Japanese version will be available. See the image below courtesy of Robotkingdom.
Amazon Japan have listed a new product listing for the Transformers G1 Optimus Prime and Megatron Silicon Tray Set From Kotobukiya. The set of two trays offer molds of the Transformers characters heads along with their team faction symbols and the G1 Transformers logo. Fans can use these to make their own ice cubes and or choclates in the shape of their favorite Autobot or Decepticons. The set is slated to be released by Kotobukiya on July 31, 2014 at a price of 2,100 JPY / $20 USD. See the images and translated details below.
From new company DX9's weibo page: Hello everybody, this is DX9 toy studio. As a separate brand, we will provide you well designed toys of high quality. We have talented designers and modelers in our team and will produce toys beyond your imagination. We hope to have your supports, thank you! DX9 08 Animation weapons Kit The set contains two stasis cuffs, a pair of magnets and an axe with extendable handle. The axe is compatible with both deluxe and voyager Optimus. Different colors for American and Japanese version will be available.
Reprolabels.com February update! Lots of new sets from the Reprolabels designers this month! Set your peepers on the The MP Smokescreen set is finally ready, G2 inspired set for the new Dreadwing, Sharkies set with extra metallic detail, Master Mini trucks, MP Acidstorm set and more! Check out all the new sets below.
Thanks to Ami Ami we have some first looks at the Transformers Guild Design iPhone5S Cases. Get a first look at these aluminum cases made in four different styles including: Optimus Prime, Megatron, Cybertron, and Destron designs. The cases are tough and priced to reflect that, listed for sale at 11,970 Yen / $116.630 USD. Check out the images and more specs below.
Montco Crafts will be releasing new Transformers Prime POP-OUTZ! The line of play sets includes several characters from Transformers. The characters are printed on corrugated boards and die cut so that you may color, pop out, play with and then display your masterpiece with it's included standup base. They will be releasing Tranformers Activity Kit, Take n Play Activity bag, Grab Bags and Fun Pack. See some of the preview images below.
Dr. Wu have released images of their forth coming Gold Warhead missiles! The accessory upgrade set for the MP series Datsun brothers molds are limited to 200 pieces, 100 of which are exclusive to Uncle Billy.