As we reported on previously. Thanks to the Allspark staff who scanned and translated 1 shot comic Transformers GT: Mission GT-R for our everyone to read. This manga features the 4 GT racers and Safety Prime as they head for the finish line! Check out the the Transformers GT: Mission GT-R mange now at allspark.com
Thanks to the Cybergundamblow who have shared a new image with us that reveals Takara Tomy will be offering a new Alternator GTR Megatron figure. The promo image show an illustration of the character's Robot mode design in a mostly dark colors scheme. Megatron will be a repaint / remold of the other GTR figures with the name on the promo image listed at Scanning "S ROSD Raito MOLA GT-R" Megatron that is named after the "S Road REITO MOLA GT-R" race car. Check out the promo image and a video of the S Road REITO MOLA GT-R below.
Thanks to the ToyHobbyShop who have posted some new images Transformers Alternity GT-R Optimus Prime and Star Saber figures. The new images show us the fully painted alternate vehicle modes that show the MOTUL AUTECH GT-R race cars with the many sponsorship logos. Check out the images of both Transformers GT-R Optimus Prime and Star Saber figures noe for the full preview.
Just in from the Dengeki Festival going on this weekend in Japan, we have new images showing Takara Tomy's latest Transformers offerings. Get a look at the Alternity GT-R series toys that will include a remolded Optimus Prime, Star Saber repaint of Prime with new head, and a Fortress Maximus repaint of Optimus Prime. From the Masterpiece line we see MP-10B Black Convoy, MP-15 Rumble Ravage, and MP-16 Frenzy Buzzsaw. Takara Generations figures displayed feature the Combaticons, Kickback, Starscream, Sideswipe, Ultra Magnus, Air Raid, Soundwave, and Soundblaster toys.
ACToys have posted some new in-hand images of the Takara Tomy Transformers our way with the Nissan Fairlazy Z Galvatron and Okamora Orochi Banzaitron toys have have been just released in Asia. Get a look at these repaints based on the previously releases Alternity figure molds out of the box and in their robot and alternate modes now.
Thanks to the Planet Iacon group who has posted an image giving us our first look at the Alternity Banzaitron Packaging. The character who originated in the Action Masters line rolls out as one of Takara Tomy's glorious Alternator insprited Alternity figure. See the the box design follows the look of the line with a nice mugshot of Banzitron on the side. UPDATE: More images of the Alternity Galvatron and Banzitron thanks to Robotkingdom.
Thanks to Snakas we have word that Toy Hobby Market will be giving away a black iPhone Autobots cover limited edition to 400 with every purchase of the new Alternity Nissan Fairlazy Z Galvatron and Okamora Orochi Banzaitron that will be released on September 29, 2012. Fans who have already placed their orders should be included in the offer. Check out the images and translated details for more information.
With all the news about Prime and Generations lately, we seem to have forgotten Japanese retailer Toy Hobby Market has two Transformers Alternity exclusives coming our way with the Nissan Fairlazy Z Galvatron and Okamora Orochi Banzaitron. The figures have been updated to begin shipping on September 29, 2012 at a price at 6,825 Yen / $86 USD. Toy Hobby have released a new poster for to promote the event. Get a look at these image for more details on the Nissan Fairlazy Z Galvatron and Okamora Orochi Banzaitron toys.
Japanese retailer Toy Hobby Market has announced two Transformers Alternity exclusives as the Nissan Fairlazy Z Galvatron and Okamora Orochi Banzaitron. Each of the figures are due in September and are priced at 6,825 Yen (~$86 USD).
Many thanks to Snakas who has shared some in-hand looks at the Takara Tomy Alternity A-03 Goldbug action figure that has been released in Japan. The images offer angles on the robot and alternate Suzuki Swift vehicle mode as well as comparisons with the original Alternity A-03 Bumblebee mold the figure is based upon. As to be expected, this is just like the G1 versions with Golbug is a repaint as a metallic gold color version of the Bumblebee figure. Check out the images after the jump.
Another update just in from Ray at Robotkingdom is new and images for the Takara Tomy release of the Alternity Goldbug action figure. Fans of Alternators and Binaltech can still get their super detailed Transformers fix with this Japan only relase of the redeco of the Bumblebee Suzuki Swift Alternity release that has been remade as a homage to the G1figure as Gold Bug [Throttle Gold]. The figure is on pre-order now for a price of $59.90 USD. Check out the images after the jump.
Takara Tomy's Transformers Alternity Nissan GT-R Dai Atlas is out in Asia and images have surfaced at HK-TF. The figure, along with Suzuki Swift Goldbug, are Asian exclusives. The image that the figure forum member Ring
received has some sort of door defect where it will not move after snapping it into a certain place. Dai Atlas is strictly a color scheme repaint of the Transformers Alternity A-01 Convoy, Super Black Convoy, A-01U Ultra Magnus, and countless others (as evidenced in one of the images in the gallery). Take a look at the figure in the gallery in the full article.
Thanks to auction seller lamp_250109 who has posted images of the Transformers Alternity Nissan GTR Dai Atras in the box on Yahoo Auctions. The images reveal the official box and various views of the packaging artwork of the latest release in Alternity series. This figure is a redeco of the Transformers Alternity Convoy (Optimus Prime) mold that is a homage to the 1990 Transformers Zone series that was shown only in Japan. Check out the box images after the jump to share your comments.
Update: Ray from Robot Kingdom has dropped by to clarify that the figures will just be repaints. There will not be any new head sculpts and the paint schemes are final.
Our sponsor Robot Kingdom has posted images of TakaraTomy's Transformers Alternity Nissan GT-R Dai Atlas and Suzuki Swift Goldbug on each figures' respective product page. According to each product page, the figures are Asia exclusives and set for a November 2011 release. Both figures are also receiving
new head molds and
new paint schemes. The figures were first revealed in an order sheet back in June, albeit with different release dates. Each figure is currently pre-orderable for $59.80 each. Take a look at the images after the jump and be sure to check out the source links for the product pages.
TakaraTomy's release of several Transformers Alternity including the Nissan Fairlady Z (370Z in the United States), Suzuki Swift and several others will be available beginning in August, according to a new order sheet. The Fairlady Z will be named Galvatron and is slated for a September release and the Swift will be Goldbug and set for a December release. Additional figures that we did not know about are the Nissan GT-R as Dai Atlas (August), and the Okamora Orochi as Banzai-Tron (November). The sheet is courtesy of Meister79 of The AllSpark. Check out all of the details after the jump.