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IDW Publishing’s 2014 NYCC Schedule Full List of The Shows Best Panels & Signings Unleashed! San Diego, CA – 2014 has been a huge year for IDW and Hasbro! Join Senior Editor & Writer John Barber, with very special guests Amy Mebberson, Katie Cook, Sarah Stone, Mairghread Scott and Jim Zub for inside information on what’s happening with My Little Pony, Transformers, G.I. JOE, Dungeons & Dragons and more! Announcements, excitement, gossip, prizes and Q&A!
BigBadToyStore has just posted preorders with images for TakaraTomy's Transformers Legends versions of Generations Arcee, Chromia, and Windblade! Arcee's a significant improvement and more accurate to the G1 cartoon color scheme. Chromia is... more accurate to the G1 cartoon color scheme. But also very much worth mentioning is Windblade, who is a signficantly better match for the color scheme used for the character in the comic. It's possible the face paint is superior as well, but better photos will be needed to say for sure. In the meantime, keep reading to get preorder links to BBTS and see the photos!
Acid Free Gallery is featuring a series of ten character portrait pieces of prominent Generation One Autobots and Decepticons by artist Thong Le (also known as WEAPONIX), which will be for sale at this year's NYCC, taking place in a short two weeks. Priced at $50 per faction set of five, or $15 per individual print while supplies last, variant metallic sets will also be offered for $75 each. For preview images and full details, keep reading!
Youtube user Peaugh has posted a video covering Sentinel's Optimus Prime pen, which primarily boasts its status as a small, highly poseable figure of G1 Optimus Prime. In the video we get a rundown of the figure's articulation, followed by the incredibly fiddly process of changing it to one of the most uncomfortable looking pens I have ever seen. If you're curious about this expensive writing tool, click through and check out the embedded video.
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TakaraTomy has updated their product pages for the Legends Swerve and Tailgate 2-pack and Voyager Brainstorm! Brainstorm's page has the first good shot of the Japanese release of Arcana, and Tailgate and Swerve are shown in significantly darker, more toy-derived color schemes than their US counterparts. Keep reading to see the photos!
Member Tober of the Australian Transformers forums, OTCA, has posted images and a brief review of Generations Deluxe Arcee! She's looking pretty good, with a decent set of accessories and a really well-executed headsculpt of the G1 design. Keep reading for the photos and details!
The new Angry Birds Transformers game from Rovia has rolled out a "soft launch" today In New Zealand and Finland according to Forbes.com. As the game draws nearer to the releases on October 15 for iOS and October 30th on Android. We are seeing more and more footage with a new 27+ minute clip that has been posted on YouTube giving us a the first real good look at the hand-ons game details. Read on to watch the full hands-on video now.
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RFC's own Diecast has reviewed MP-20 Wheeljack: mechanic, inventor, owner of secret facial hair. Clocking in at 33 minutes, Diecast covers pretty much everything you need to know about the figure and gives a handy demonstration of its size relative to other Car Robot Masterpieces as well as MP Grimlock. (SPOILER: His hands are not huge. Wheeljack and the other Autobot Cars really are that small.) Keep reading and check it out!
TFSource has shared photos of the upcoming Keith's Fantasy Club Overslay and Haymaker! The Masterpieceish versions of Overkill and Slugfest are shown interacting with MP Soundwave, and with their final packaging, and otherwise looking pretty nifty. Keep reading to see the photos!
The Facebook page for ASH's Universe has posted a new photo gallery for Unique Toys' upcoming Troll, the Blot equivalent for a projected team of Terrorcons who will form Ordin, who of course greatly resembles Abominus. Troll's looking pretty great, and comes with a versatile set of accessories that will of course form other parts for Ordin. Still can't look at the missile pod foot without seeing an old-fashioned telephone, but that's just me. Keep reading to see the photos!
That was fast, huh? YouTuber OptimusPrimeSG has posted a review of MP-20 Wheeljack, Like the other Autobot Car Masterpieces, Wheeljack does a really solid job of turning a real car into a likeness of the animation model, and seems to have really great articulation at that. Keep reading to see the review!
Tom Scioli sat down with Max Robinson of Deadshirt.net at the Small Press Expo to talk about his work on The Transformers vs. GI Joe
, his influences, his goals, and how success has put more eyes on his work at both Hasbro and IDW. Scioli is a smart guy with a good eye for comics and their history -and as usual, it shows in this interview. Keep reading for excerpts and a link to the full conversation!
If, amid all the front side shots of MP-24 Star Saber you've wondered what might be happening on the far side, let it trouble you no more! Hisashi Yuki has set out yet again to make the time between now and March 2015 seem to drag out even farther with the latest teaser pic, now showing off the super robot mode's backside. Well, it's all in the name of science! Check out the full size rear view of Star Saber below!
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