We have just received an update from our sponsor BigBadToyStore letting us know that a law firm on behalf of Marlboro & Phillip Morris USA is telling retailers not to sell the Takara Tomy MP-23 Exhaust in the USA. Phillip Morris claims there is a trademark infringement of their logo and such violates laws pertaining to minors and the advertising of tobacco products. As a result, BBTS have taken down all order pages for the Takara Tomy MP-23 Exhaust until further notice. Read on for the full details from BigBadToyStore.
Thanks to Kelvin Chan who's posted something quite interesting on his Facebook about a Hasbro Masterpiece Ultra Magnus figure. This news is coming from what seems to be a reliable source as Kelvin worked on the new laguange booklet that will be packed in with the toy. According to the post Hasbro's Hong Kong and Australia could be seeing this as soon as late December. Read on for more details and a look at the
RocketPunchArmy has posted a new video review showcasing Masterpiece Bumblebee. This review finally includes the Exosuited Spike partner figure, allowing a complete look at what this Masterpiece package has to offer. While the toy-accurate option faceplate is not depicted, this is so far the best look we've gotten at this long awaited figure. Click through and watch the video now!
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has posted a rumor on their Facebook page stating that a new MP-25 Megatron is in the works and will be released after Star Saber.
Benscollectables has uploaded a video review of Masterpiece Bumblebee, giving us one of our very first in-depth looks at this long-awaited figure. The video review shows the vehicle, robot, and transformation in detail, but leaves out any detail about the Exosuit Spike figure Bumblebee includes. Hopefully additional coverage will follow soon to tell us about that half of the package, but for now click through and check out the video!