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!