It is that time of year again when Hasbro Toy Shop gives the fans a break with a special Comic-Con discount code. This year fans can get 10% off orders by entering the following code at checkout - "COMICON2017". This code is good till August 18, 2017. So keep it handy for the next time you shop at HTS.
Transformers Fans in Missouri will want to check out their local WalMart stores for a possible Transformers retail tour that will be accompanied by Bumblebee and Optimus Prime appearences as a few select locations, this weekend Sunday July 16th. Read on for the complete details thanks to KFVS
Our own Brian Kilby of Radio Free Cybertron fame has let us know he's received a payment notice on Trypticon from site sponsor BigBadToyStore! The Titan is about to reach US shores, and there's still time to make an order. Keep reading for a link, and also a link to the repair guide in case the hip ratcheting issue is a widespread!
TakaraTomy has posted the results of their LG-50 Celebration Poll! They asked Japanese fans to choose which Legends figures they'd like to see receive a new run to be offered on TakaraTomy Mall, and the fans have chosen. Some are fairly recent releases like Blurr and Wheelie with Goshooter, while others are a bit older but no less hard to come by, like Arcee and Windblade. And Fortress Maximus too! Keep reading for the full list with release dates.
The US Toys R Us website has a product page up for Titan Class Trypticon, giving you the chance to go ahead and preorder. If for whatever reason you might want two, the current buy one, get one 40% off promotion has been observed to apply to this despite being a preorder, bringing the cost of the second down to about $90. Toys R Us also has an estimated shipping date attached to the toy, and it's a little bit later than we may have been expecting. Keep reading to find out more, and for a link to the Toys R us page!
Did you miss out on the Chaos on Velocitron set, featuring Quickswitch, Laser Prime, Nautica, Fastlane, and Titan Master Rodimus Prime during the typically brief period it was in stock at Toys R Us? A second chance is coming your way, as we've learned the set has just gone up on Amazon at its original price of $99.99. You can order right now, but it's expected in stock on June 19th - this coming Monday - and of course will qualify for free shipping whether or not you're an Amazon Prime customer. It's a bit confusing to see this turn up again at a different retailer, but certainly not unwelcome! Keep reading for the link to the product page.
If you live in part of the United States served by an Ollie's store, you might want to plan a trip soon. We've had a number of reports of locations receiving multiples of Titans Return Fortress Maximus at the unbelievably low price of $39.99. It looks like someone liquidated their remaining inventory, surely to make way for Trypticon, who'll be arriving any time now. We can;t say for sure, but we have heard recently of Fort Max stock at Toys R Us suddenly vanishing off shelves... We've got some in store photos from FakeEyes22 on Twitter, keep reading to see, and for a link to the Ollie's store locator while we're at it!
Site sponsor BBTS has posted preorder pages for TakaraTomy's Legends Series releases for October! LG-47 is Kickback & Crowbar; LG-48 is Gong, AKA Brawn, & Repugnus; and LG-49 is Target Master Triggerhappy. It seems a fair bet that with "Targetmaster" right in his name, Triggerhappy will have a new Nebulan partner just as Legends Kup and Hot Rod do. No photos yet, but keep reading for links to the preorder pages!
Platinum Edition sets usually end up being a little steep in the price tag relative to what's in them, but this week that doesn't have to be the case. Autobot Heroes, the Transformers: The (Animated) Movie
-themed pack of Generations Ultra Magnus, Springer, Arcee, Kup and Blurr is available on two pretty good deals right now - both of which have the cost of the set less than the total of the individuals toys included! Click through to find out the whats and wheres!
Thanks to TFU.INFO for the tip! Toy hunt got you down? TRU's website can solve that one for you! The Chaos on Velocitron
boxset featuring Quickswitch, Laser Prime, Nautica, Fastclash, and diecast Titan Master Rodimus Prime is now up on the ToysRUs website for the SRP of 99.99. While distribution seems to be evening itself out, you can save yourself a lot of gas by clicking through and getting the link to the item!
If local distribution is not your friend right now, you probably aren't alone. But you also have a fresh option, at least when it comes to our wave 3 Generations Leader figure! Sixshot is currently in stock on Hasbro Toy Shop for $44.99, and at the moment HTS is running a special deal where most orders over $19 get free standard shipping, making this a good time to save yourself some gas - and failed hunt headaches - and pick up this figure. Check out our review of Titans Return Sixshot
, and keep reading for the HTS link to order your own!
Site Sponsor BigBadToyStore has just tweeted that Unite Warriors Baldigus is now in stock! The most recent and possibly final entry in the Unite Warriors series and priced at USD $159.99, Baldigus is the recolor of Bruticus known as Ruination
in Robots In Disguise
2001, AKA Car Robots
! Sporting Hasbro Computron's upgraded hands and feet, if Baldigus is the last of the line, it's a pretty high point to go out on! Keep reading for a link.
Site sponsor TFSource has let us know that ThreeA's impressive Evasion Edition Optimus Prime is now up for preorder! Sporting LED lights, 85 points of articulation, and standing an impressive 19" tall, Optimus Prime is based on his popular "Evasion Mode" look from Transformers: Age of Extinction
. Accessories include a very large gun, a battle mask, and spiked knuckles. Keep reading for the full specs, pictures, and a preorder link!
Miss out on the Transformers: The Movie
Blu-Ray last year? No worries, Shout! Factory is holding a March Madness sale, and today's flash deal is the Steelbook version! Sporting an attractive blue finish and art by Guido Guidi, this 2-disc set (theatrical widescreen and full-screen as animated) is the best the film has ever looked. Keep reading for a link to the sale!
TFsource Fansproject Last Chance Weekend Sale! Save up to 85% on Final Stock of 10+ Fansproject Items! While supplies last!
As of this writing, there's about an hour left to get Titans Return Fortress Maximus for $93.43 US through an Amazon.com Lightning Deal! This is one of the best prices we've seen for the Titan online, so if you don't have him yet, keep reading for a link to the sale!
Major online retailers such as site sponsor Big Bad Toy Store are now receiving Titans Return
Voyager Wave 3! We've got our first crack at two entirely new molds in this wave, each of which will later become a Triplechanger. So who's in the wave and what do we know about these? Read on to find out!