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Shartimus Prime swoops in with another of his video reviews for the Bullsfire DB-01 Air Strike action figure. You're eye don't deceive you, that is a homage to the G1 Swoop character is highly coveted Transformers Masterpiece scale, OH YEAH! Get the details on the chormed birdy with a full walk through of the unbox, robot mode, transformation and break down of the Dino mode! Be sure to peck at the image gallery where the high quality stills are waiting to be drooled over.



hird party Transformers news for the week ending September 13th, 2014. Includes the latest news from the BMOG Toys, Bullsfire, FansProject, Keith's Fantasy Club, Mastermind Creations, Unique Toys X2 Toys and X-Transbots, Screen shot this week is a robot from the 2013 film Atlantic Rim.



News flash! First teased at Auto Assembly 2014, and now released to WikiAlpha.org and Retro Robot Radio comes your first glimpse of the Keith's Fantasy Club 'Con jet/tank combiner cassettes. KFC has a new recipe for action with recolors of their Airdancer cassette combiner as some of your favorite 'con leaders and jet troops.



Here is an update on the X-Transbots Mini-Master design. The bottom of the box for their Ollie figure teased Boost and Hatch (not Windcharger and Tailgate) from the design. Some fans are also speculating that we may get a version of the mold as one of the cars from the TV series Knight Rider, because the early model we saw of this mold had it's details on the design.



FansProject Core, the arm of FansProject responsible for the Warbot series which has included Defender, Assaulter, Revolver and more based on classic Wreckers characters has announced the trailer unit for their Steelcore original character design will be made available to preorder beginning September 19th. They've revealed that orders for the trailer, or a trailer + Steel Core figure will enroll buyers in a one year premium membership which comes with three free FPCore products. For more details and an image, keep reading!



Keith's Fantasy Club has announced a second homage to Generation 1 Blaster (the last one being their Ghetto Blast figure), but this one is desgined to stand toe-to-toe with Masterpiece Blaster! Seem here are renders and unpainted color test shots of their upcoming figure Transistor! Figure will come with two head options, rifle and comic book. Test shot images care of Harris Loureiro Facebook page.



This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Brian is out sick, so Exvee is hosting! Robots in Disguise (yes, that one) turns 13 this week, lots of new Generations items are showing up online and in stores, new third party combiners are on the way, plus a new MMC Hexatron, Mastermind’s NOT Strika and NOT Impactor revealed and tons, tons more!





Mastermind Creations has shared images of the upcoming rerelease of their Sixshot homage, Terminus Hexatron Continuum. The figure features numerous upgrades from the original 2013 release including chrome guns and a metallic paint finish that is said to cover 70% of the body, and it is being touted as the "last chance" to get this mold. It's impressive looking, to be sure! Keep reading to see the photos!



Just out are some final product images from the X-Transbots Facebook page. Get a look at the Ollie and Sonic Coins, as well as looks at the Ollie figure along with his card and comparison shots for scale purposes. This figure is a homage to the G1 Wheelie character. Read on to see the images for a look at the production version.



While it can be argued that at least most third parties are taking Hasbro and TakaraTomy's IP and making something new with it, then there's the murkier realm of flat-out knockoffs of existing products. Reports are coming in that such a product is on the horizon: an upscaled knockoff of MP-08 Grimlock. Coming in at 29.5 centimeters, or ever so slightly shy of a foot tall, Robot Kingdom says they will not be carrying this figure but brings you the photos for educational purposes. As do we- keep reading for the mirrored images!


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Mastermind Creations KM-02 Knight Morpher Annihilator
8 stars
BTS-04 Sonicron
7 stars
iGear PP03J Ramjet Seeker Masterpiece
8 stars
iGear PP03J Ramjet Seeker Masterpiece
8 stars
iGear IG-TF007 Computer Control Center
4 stars
BTS Nemesis Trailer
7 stars
Unicron.com Accesory Set #6
10 stars
Golden Disks
10 stars
MP-01 Masterpiece Trailer
8 stars

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TFCToys' Weibo Page has posted the final color images of upcoming combiner limbs Warning Line, better known as Protectobot Groove, and Aethon, better known as Predacon Tantrum. These figures will form legs for Prometheus/Defensor and Ares/Predaking. See the pictures below!


FPcore have updated their site with the backstory fiction for their Recoiler and Riftshot characters that are part of the FPcore Project Ground Hammer. Get the insights on who and where these new characters came from with profile information on both of the Twins below for the full preview now.


Wanted to let people know that KFC are sending out free replacements for the problem-ridden guns for their Ironpaw and Nightstalker figures. Good on them for fixing this issue! "Hey! Fans of KFCTOYS. We tested the new shoulder cannon for Ironpaw ,and put up a video of how it works just with your nail to rotate it out. This new shoulder cannon will be shipped to the retailers very soon.including silver for CST-02J and metal gray for CST-02NS."


UPDATE. Dr. Wu just posted a poll on his weibo page, with numbers 1 to 9 and the following instructions (translated from Chinese with google): "MP police shoulder cannon made ​​some settings, please vote choice, choose up to three per person." So it looks these cannons are for Masterpiece Prowl, and he's asking the fans to choose the three designs he will make. Post your favorites in the comments below.


Meteor Operation is asking opinions on behalf of a third party TF company that's looking at making a Masterpiece sized Ultra Magnus figure. They want to know size of their figure. Should it be scaled to slightly taller than MP10 in robot mode and have a smallish vehicle mode, or have the same size vehicle as MP10 with trailer, and for a much larger robot? You can vote on the TF Masterpiece Ultra Magnus project now at Meteor Operation

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Just released from Keith's Fantasy Club is a stop motion video to promote their Citizen Stack and Tempest figures. Also features X-Transbots Krank and Stax and some Hasbro/Takara toys. Animation by Harris Loureiro. Read on to watch the video now.


Robot Kingdom has posted a video of X2Toys' upcoming Firing Pin figure (based on onetime Wreckers leader Impactor) which features a working springloaded pellet cannon, complete with loading system and hopper for semi-automatic fire. The hopper is detachable, and the loading system is disguised as one of Impactor's other weapons- simply fill it, slide it over the hopper, and the gun is loaded. Keep reading to see the video, plus renders and in-progress photos!


Fansproject has rendered transformation demonstration videos of upcoming entries into their Function-X series meant to represent Headmasters Hardhead, Apeface and Highbrow. They're all looking pretty good, and it's noteworthy that Hardhead seems to have two different face configurations. Click through to see all three videos!


A Malaysian animator by the name of Harris Loureiro has animated an epic stop-motion battle between Laser Optimus Prime (AKA Reveal The Shield Laser Prime with MakeToys' Battle Tanker upgrade kit) and Devastator (AKA MakeToys' Giant). It's an impressive piece of work complete with G1 sound effects and, of course, "The Touch." Click to watch it, then drop by Harris' YouTube page and leave him a like- he earned it!


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