UK Toy Fair news is beginning to surface and like most years, the good stuff is being held back for the USA Toy Fair coming next money. Following on our initial report, Paladone Products who are making the Transformers SD figures were there showing the first waves of 10 G1, 10 Transformers Prime, and 10 Dark of The Moon series figures. It seems there will not be molds from TF4 as originally announced. Get a look at the images by way of Idle Hands who have posted images from the show.
This week on Radio Free Cybertron we have This Week in History, the week's news (including: A Transformers slot machine ad is banned in the UK, Age of Extinction Dinobots spoilers and a new NOT-Omega Supreme), Q&A with Rob Springer and tons more! Also check out last week's extensive 2013 Year in Review by clicking here.
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TRANSFORMERS fans of all ages are in for a treat with the news that the iconic Optimus Prime Truck is visiting Ireland for the first time next week. The Eighties icon, and star of the recent Michael Bay blockbuster movies, will be at the Dublin Toy Fair at the RDS, from Wednesday, November 27, to December 1. Toy manufacturer Hasbro has recreated Optimus Prime by transforming a genuine Peterbilt big rig truck into a full-sized, chromed replica of the Autobots leader.
Savcon, now revamped for 2014, is catered to everyone. With us still being relatively new in Savannah, Georgia we want to make sure that all fans in and around our surrounding area as well as all over the country benefit from what we have to offer. Preregister for Savcon 2014 now open! The custom class and the Dinner with our special guests Dan Gilvezan and Richard Epcar is EXTREMELY limited. If this is a feature you want to add to your experience please register as soon as possible. Once these are sold out we will not be reopening registration for them. Read on for the full details.
This week on Radio Free Cybertron it's our panel from Charticon 2013. We discuss the "fandomization" of the Transformers as a brand: Podcasts, Youtube videos, fans turning pro, third party toys, etc. Not only are fans adding to the brand officially, we've always been adding to it unofficially. We look back at how this happened. Don't forget to circle us on Google+ to join our weekly post-show hangout!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron we recap Charticon and Auto Assembly 2013. Also on the show: The latest news, Q&A with Rob Springer and tons more! Don't forget to circle us on Google+ to join our weekly post-show hangout!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Harmony Gold is suing Hasbro over the SDCC GI Joe set...in an amazing coincidence, HTS did not put up the GI Joe set with the other exclusives. iGear IG-C01 Con Air Raptor Squad Starburst Images of Not-Starscream were revealed, Topeam Super Deformed Not G1 Optimus Prime Figure Images, New Art Storm Super Deformed Mugen Calibur and Mugen Calibur Roadbuster Images, pre-Charticon thoughts from Rob Springer, Comic News with Aimee Morgan, Monstrosity Issue reviews from Aimee Morgan, Rob and ExVee review Beast Hunters #3 and way more! Don't forget to circle us on Google+ to join our weekly post-show hangout!
SDCC 2013 is coming to an end, but Hasbro has left with one more last bit of Transformers to see in the display cases with the Weaponizers figures. Have a look at the Beast Hunters Optimus Prime in the Jungle Tracker colors as well as the Stealth Bumblebee talking edition action figures. We have just posted images of the figures in out of and in the box below now.
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: SDCC Reveals! Whirl! Woohoo, right? SDCC Metroplex may not be so exclusive, Shapeways My First Blaster is awesome. More redundant and unnecessary third party items, the monthly live review of Transformers ReGeneration One and way more! Don't forget to circle us on Google+ to join our weekly post-show hangout!
San Diego Comic Con is underway, and our very own BaCon is on the scene! While we wait for a first evening's report from the Hasbro booth, he has sent us along this image of the giant Predaking display that will be greeting visitors all through the weekend. We'll be bringing you all the Transformers news from SDCC right here at TFormers, and the rest of the ENI sites will be keeping you covered on all the toy, comics and entertainment news from the show, so be sure to keep your browsers pointed at us!
Every year Hasbro offers an exciting lineup of panels to give fans an inside look at its brands at Comic-Con. In 2013 Hasbro, will present Transformers and more panels. One of pop-culture's most prolific brands kicks off its 30th Anniversary celebration at Comic-Con International! Join members of the Transformers brand and design team to celebrate the legacy of gRobots in Disguiseh and get a More Than Meets The Eyeh first look at the Thrilling 30 line of special edition action figures and more. Transformers team members will also host some Q+A for your burning Transformers questions! Room 25ABC
THURSDAY! Hasbro just announced that, for the first time ever in Transformers Prime, Bumblebee will speak in the final episode 13, "Deadlock," that will be airing July 26th! Fans at San Diego Comic-Con will get a sneak peek at Bumblebee's voice during the Transformers Prime Beast Hunters panel this Thursday at 11 am PT! Keep it dialed to Tformers.com who will be at SDCC covering all the Transformers news as it happens.
Jon Bailey dropped by the forums today to share the newly completed promotional video for the upcoming Charticon 2013 this August 9th through 11th in Charlotte, North Carolina. Charticon kicks off in just under a month from now, so check out the video for all the information on what you can expect at the show! Continue Reading
This week we have a rundown of Botcon 2013, the exclusives, news, the event--all packaged together nicely for your audio listening enjoyment. Also on the show this week: What's coming for SDCC, Asia Exclusive MP Grimlock, Platinum edition Predaking, TFCC Deptchage, Robots in Disguise #19 and way more! Don't forget to circle us on Google+ to join our weekly post-show hangout!