Just in are details from the Hasbro New York Toy Fair 2013 Investor Event podcast posted on the corporate site. The annual event covers details of the newest products the company has planned for the coming year. This year they are sharing news with investors about a new Transformers TV Series for Chinese Fans, Transformers Construct-Bots, Relaunch of Transformers: Beast Hunters and the many new products they will be offering to support the new series. Read more below for details and highlights form the event.
Featured in Hasbro’s Toy Fair showcase is the highly anticipated launch of BEAST HUNTERS, the touchstone for the TRANSFORMERS brand entertainment in 2013 driven by the award winning “Transformers Prime” animated series. Produced by Hasbro Studios and seen by kids and fans in 182 countries around the world, the third season of the series finds the AUTOBOTS facing off against both the DECEPTICONS and unprecedented new foes: the dragon-like PREDACONS. The BEAST HUNTERS multi-platform IP and new PREDACON characters come to life across programming, digital games, publishing, new toys and more. At Toy Fair, Hasbro introduces a new, highly innovative way to experience TRANSFORMERS action figures with CONSTRUCT-BOTS, the first ever line of TRANSFORMERS figures that kids can customize and convert.
The 2013 New York Toy Fair will be kicking off this weekend starting on Saturday 2/9 with coverage of the Hasbro showroom and then kicking into full gear on Sunday with coverage of companies like Playmates, Mattel, NECA, Lego and much much more.
This week on RFC: Special Guests Jacob Waller and Eric Warren, organizers of Charitcon. In the news: We learn of new Masterpiece figures: MP-17 Prowl, MP-18 Smokescreen and MP-12T Tigertrack. Also TRU Exclusive G.I. Joe Kre-O Sets Up For Pre-Order, news of Transformers Construct-Bots: Transformers With Interchangeable Parts... TF Bionicle!? Also this week Transformers Rewind: TFA Blast from the Past, Comic News and Reviews: Rob and Exvee review/discuss IDW’s Mars Attacks Transformers. All this and way way way more!
Hasbro have really slipped one past us this time with news just posted on Wired.com. Just when you thought you had a grip on this, ZAMMMMM! Transformers Construct-Bots - New G1 Style Toys With Interchangeable Parts jump out of no where with what is clearly the next Generation of Ker-O line, Bionicle KOs! This is so far out of left field, I am not sure what to think right now. Have a look and let us know what you think below.
SLAGACON 2013 will be in the greater Cincinnati area Oct 26th, 2013 9:00am - Oct 27th, 2013 5:00pm at the Hilton Cincinnati Airport! We have looked and planned for several months in order to make sure Slagacon 2013 is a great show! The registration for dealers and artists is now open. Read more details below.
We're joined by special guest Don Ferguson this week, also we have the latest news, Aimee reviews More than Meets the Eye #12, Aimee and Nicole Review The Haunting of Griffin Rock from Transformers Rescue Bots, we have the newest Transformers Rewind: Optimal Situation, a chat with Don and way more!
Transformers Collectors’ Convention, BotCon, announced today that next year’s award-winning convention will take place at the Town and Country Resort from June 27th thru June 30th in the beautiful city of San Diego. You can make your Hotel Reservations Now at BotCon.com. In the coming weeks, Pop Culture enthusiasts from around the world will be able to register for BotCon 2013 through the BotCon.com online registration system. Read more below.
SLAGACON 2013 will be in the greater Cincinnati area! We have looked and planned for several months in order to make sure Slagacon 2013 is a great show! That is why we are holding it in the Greater Cincinnati Area. This area offers a wide variety of culture and attractions for everyone to enjoy! This area also offers great dining opportunities as well as shopping experiences second to none! We will have more information in the coming weeks about the hotel and convention space that will be used for Slagacon 2013!
More just in from NYCC 2012 is the Transformers Universe Official Trailer Debut and new screen images for the MMO game being developed by Jagex. Get a look at the video showing various game sequences featuring fan designed robot fighters now. It's time to pick a side! Will you be joining forces with the Autobots or the Decepticons in Transformers Universe?
Tformers continues with our coverage from NYCC 2012. Just in are new official images of the Transformers Platinum Collection. Get the official looks at the Omega Supreme Year of the Snake Energon mold with new hands and head and the Optimus Prime -Year of the Snake Energon toys shown in Robot and alternate modes now. Stay tuned for news coming from NYCC 2012 today.
Tformers continues with our coverage from NYCC 2012. Just in are new official images of the Transformers Beast Hunters Cyberverse Commander Scale. Get the official looks at the Bulkhead and Predaking Dragon toys in Robot and his alternate mode now. Stay tuned for news coming from NYCC 2012 today.
Tformers continues with our coverage from NYCC 2012. Just in are new official images of the Transformers Beast Hunters Cyberverse Kre-O toys. Get the official looks at the block building kit toys in play-set, robot and alternate modes now. Stay tuned for more news coming from NYCC 2012 today.