Saturday is there and SDCC 2015 continues to rage with more Transformers news. Here's another little bit of news for you all from the show. Herocross will be introducing the Special Edition Hybrid Metal Figuration #021 Optimus Prime figure. They have a poster up and the box on display for the Super Deformed movie styled figure with a price of $140 USD, available now at the show. Get a look at the images below for more details now.
Devastator is making the rounds at SDCC! Our latest sighting comes courtesy of the Twitter of IDW's Transformers writer/editor John Barber, whose IDW & Hasbro panel will be happening in a couple hours at 2:30 PM PDT. We'll be sure to bring you any Transformers comics news that comes up there, but for now click through to see the latest on that excellent Devastator cosplay!
Devastator has made a big impact at SDCC this year. That is, a certain Devastator cosplayer, who today visited the demo stations and was seen engaging in a fight with his electronic counterpart. The spectacle of this appears to have drawn quite a crowd, including the attention of Hasbro's John Warden, who tweeted a photo of the event. We've mirrored the image, so click through and have a look at the entertaining scene!
Hasbro's John Warden has just tweeted a photo taken at SDCC of the Transformers design team hanging out with one of their Takara counterparts, Shogo Hasui! Hasui was in town to be part of Hasbro's big Transformers push for SDCC, and it looks like he and his fellow toy designers had a good time. Click through to see who makes your toys!
GameSpot has posted a new gameplay clip of Transformers Devastation featuring a mission being played as Sideswipe. In the clip we get to hear some dialogue from Optimus and Wheeljack, and then watch Sideswipe beat up the Decepticon Battlechargerish Ground Soldiers giving a good look at the character's fighting style and the combat controls of the game. We've embedded the video below, so click through and check it out!
It's our third day looking at the SDCC Exclusive Combiner Wars Devastator set, and in this video it's all about Hook! Has it managed to be one of the better representatives of the team, or do evils lie hidden here, head and shoulders above the other Constructicons? More videos will follow on the remaining members of the team, so keep watching to see it all! Meanwhile, click here to watch today's review.
SDCC 2015 rages on and on and... Just in for you movie fans are the Transformers Comicave Optimus Prime Bumblebee statues from Play Imaginative that were on display at the the convention. Check out these officially licensed highly detailed sculptures featuring the Transformers Age of Exctinction Options Prime and Bumblebee characters in 1/22 scale. No word on pricing or release dates just yet. Get a look at the both of the figures in the gallery below.
We've got more of what you are looking for from the SDCC 2015 with the latest updates to the Transformers display. Get a look at the Transformers MP Bluestreak figure and more highlight shots of toys from the Hasbro Booth Day 3 in the gallery below.
IGN has posted a video of Transformers Devastation finally showing off Grimlock gameplay! In addition, they interview the writer of the game and Grimlock voice actor Gregg Berger - who, like any good actor, has put far more thinking into the process of voicing Grimlock, both from a technical and a motivational standpoint, than you might think. Keep reading to see it!
Updated with some extra shots! Finally, we've got the promo shots for Victorion, the combiner voted on by fans using the Transformers app, helping to choose various details that shaped what the toys would become. Notably, it sports uniquely designed hands and feet, and a combining weapon based on the concept of the Lightning Bug weapon from the G1 episode Cosmic Rust. And these official shots should give a better idea of the intended deco, versus the photos of the hand-painted copies today. Click through to see it!
We've got the product promo photos for upcoming G1 reissues under the Platinum branding, including Trypticon, who will be released as an Amazon exclusive in the US this year. The Autobot Intel Ops set with Blaster, Perceptor and a selection of cassette characters, and the Seeker Squadron set of Ramjet, Dirge and Thrust were also shown off, and will be exclusives to other retailers this year. Keep reading to take a look!
Coming in the realm of Masterpiece, we've got the official shots of Bluestreak, available exclusively through Toy R Us, and we have our first look at Hasbro's release of Starscream using the modified Seeker body tooling released by Hasbro previously as Sunstorm and others. The release as Starscream is surely a welcome announcement for many fans of this higher end product line. Keep reading to check it out!
Next up tonight we've got promotional shots of the Clash of The Transformers RID items, featuring new recolors of this year's figures with Legion versus packs and Three-Step large figures of Bumblebee, Optimus, and Megatronus. This line is exclusive to Toys R Us, and has already started appearing at stores in a few markets outside the US. Click through to check out the pictures and official product information!
Updated with some extra Menasor photography! Just in from Hasbro, we've got the official promotional photography for today's Combiner Wars reveals. Confirming G2 Superion and revealing for the first time G2 Menasor, a lot of excitement was created around these special boxed set items. Rounding it out we have Voyager Scattershot, a retool from Silverbolt who will form the core to the Betatron combiner. Keep reading to see the images.