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 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: There are so many new toys to talk about! We have tons of news coming out of the recent Hasbro Last Knight reveals, and this weekend's Tokyo Toy Show! We talk about Masterpiece Dinobot, new Legends Targetmasters, new Titans Return deluxes, Hasbro's SDCC Optimus Prime, Titans Return Trypticon news, the Siege on Cybertron boxset, and even more! Plus we talk about DX9's gigantic Gabriel, their NOT Omega Supreme. Opinions are mixed, and the conversation is lively. All that and way more on this week's RFC!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Details emerge on the Titans Return Siege on Cybertron boxset! Diecast has God Bomber and shares his thoughts on God Ginrai as well as updated thoughts on FansToys Phoenix! We talk about some breaking news on IDW’s Til All Are One, the prospects for the Last Knight’s success, new TakaraTomy Transformers Legends releases and way more!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Exvee has Seaspray in-hand and shares his thoughts about the highly anticipated Titans Return figure! Also on the show we talk about the Final Transformers Subscription Service figures, weird new Transformers trademarks CYBERTRONICS and BEE VISION. What are they? Who knows!? But we make some educated guesses. All that plus thoughts on upcoming Takara Tomy Legends repaints, Combiner Force thoughts, LEGO Transformers, and more!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Takara provides new photos of Kup with corrected hue. Does this change anyone's opinion on this toy? (Hint: Yes.) Also on the show we talk about the return of Robots in Disguise on April 29th, the awesomeness that is the upcoming dinosaur Bumblebee toy, Transformers coming to Carnival Cruises, Magna Convoy, more last Knight toy details, and more. Plus we have a discussion about why we still do this to ourselves? If distribution is so bad, and prices keep rising? Why do we still collect? We round out the show with the return of a segment from over 15 years ago, Bad Poet's Corner. All that and more on this week's Radio Free Cybertron!