Transformers Asia has posted a large image to their Facebook page showing off everything that comes with Ultimate Optimus Prime! Based on the TakaraTomy Jetwing Optimus Prime, itself a further modification of Revenge of the Fallen Leader-class Optimus Prime, this version of the toy seems to come with everything that was ever
included with any version of that figure plus a new "Knuckle" attachment. Prime now has spiked knuckles for all his robot-eviscerating hijinx! Keep reading to see for yourself!
Transformers Asia has announced a new high-end movie Optimus Prime based on the Jetwing Optimus Prime mold that was previously exclusive to Japan. Ultimate Optimus Prime is a highly-painted version of that mold said to be "Loaded with Accessories and Weapons!" More details as they become available, but for now keep reading to check out the photo!
Following up on our previous report of 3A Toys doing their take on Dark of The Moon's redesign of Megatron in in a higher-end, non-transforming figure, we have more details about the upcoming item thanks to decemberist. In addition to a full accounting of standard accessories, we've found out about what surprising items will be exclusive to one retailer, as well as the price you can expect. Keep reading for the full list!
Via an Ebay seller we have some new looks at the soon to be released two pack of Human Alliance Barricade and Soundwave. Human Alliance Soundwave was limited in release originally, though this edition may not be much easier to get due to its high base price and being an Asian market exclusive item. And despite this, neither toy appear to have any significant deco additions over their individual releases. Click through to check out the photos.
For whatever you might feel about the content of Age of Extinction in general, many agree that it at least had some nice music cues. While a score for the movie was available for a short time, the complexities of licensing forced its sale to be terminated after a fixed number of copies. If you missed out on that, you have another chance to listen to Steve Jablonksy's music for the film, including tracks that have never been released before
. There's over 80 in total, so click through for the link, and get your favorite headphones ready so you can listen to them all!
Prime 1 Studio has posted a teaser image of their upcoming Museum Masterline Series version of Age of Extinction Drift! The highly detailed statue will be unveiled at Wonder Festival Winter 2015 on February 8th, and we'll be sure to bring you all the Transformers toy news that arises there. Until then, keep reading to see the image!
World of 3A has posted a series of photos showing their upcoming Dark of The Moon Megatron. This 18-inch tall figure does not transform, but features plenty of articulation, lots of sculpted detail to make it as visually accurate to the design as possible, LED lighting, and even has a fabric cloak to hide the unsightliness of the head wound given to him by Optimus Prime. The first one, from before Optimus shot his head off his body Just Because. Keep reading to check out all the photos!
Shartimus Prime swings by with his latest ransformers 4 Slog Age of Extinction SDCC 2014 G1 Colors Amazon Exclusive figure review and images. There's more than meets the Dinos with the last of the team filled out AOE style. Watch the video for the unboxing, followed by careful scientific analysis of the mechanics and other notable aspects of the item known as Slog. Images are provided for more in-depth drooling where required.
While a nomination for Best Picture was only ever possible within the realm of Michael Bay's fevered, explosion-laden imagination, historically the Transformers films have picked up nominations (though never a win) in the visual effects categories. But Age of Exinction will have to content itself with laughing all the way to the bank, as it's been ignored by the Academy this Oscar season. Oh well, there's always the coveted Golden Raspberry Awards,
where TF4 is very
well represented. Keep reading for a link to the full list of nominations for the curious!
The Visual Effects Society (VES) have announced their nominees for the 13th Annual VES Awards this year.
Recognizing outstanding visual effects artistry and innovation in film, animation, television, commercials and video games, the Transformers Age of Extinction did get one nomination in the Outstanding Models in any Motion Media Project category for the "Knightship" segment.
Thanks to our old friend Sean Long, who's posted a video from the SacAnime 2015 festival held in , Sacramento, CA last weekend. Perter Cullen, the voice of Optimus Prime made an appearance. It is way too early to know for sure, but he did say that Transformers 5 and 6 may be going back to the roots when asked about the concern about the darkness of the series so far. Read on for more on Transformers 5 is to released June 24, 2016.
Thanks to forums member blurrprime who has posted a new video review of the Age Of Extinction / Lost Age Movie Advanced Series Exclusive, Black Knight Strafe. Following on from Grimlock, Slug, and Scorn before, Strafe is being redecoed in a black-heavy look and will be available via Cybertron Satellite locations throughout Japan. Read on to see the full review of this figure now.
In 2014, the Dinobots went to the movies, and we were all asked to believe that Mark Wahlberg was an inventor. From Texas. The Age of Extinction toyline brought a new look and a new approach to Transformers movie toys, and ExVee and RAC have looked at what worked, what didn't and what was completely unexpected. Keep reading to see our picks for the best - and worst - of 2014!
Age of Extinction was certainly financially successful, making a killing in the international box office score for 2014. But that lends no weight to it being an objectively good movie. Following on this, the short list of nominations for The Razzies, honoring the worst of the worst movies of the year features Age of Extinction in seven categories with a total of nine nominations across them. Given some of the competition, we're not sure if it can claim a prize in any of them, but I'm sure it's an honor just to be nominated! Keep reading for the full list of categories AOE and its cast and crew are up for.
The official Michael Bay Dot Com Vimeo channel has been updated with a new behind the scenes production video titled: "Transformers 4: Bay On Action." Following "The Final Touches" video clip, this one continues with the Bay working behind the scenes on the fourth, and said to be last of the Transformers movies he directs. Read on to watch now.
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