TakaraTomy Reveal New Transformers Fall of Cybertron TG-15 Autobot and TG-16 Decepticon Cassette 4-Packs
Jack - Monday, November 12, 2012
Thanks to news and images on the Cyber Gundam Blog we have word from TakaraTomy on new Transformers Fall of Cybertron Data Disk (Cassettes) sets. Soon as I saw the Tape Bots were back, I knew we would get all the classic G1 characters and here they are. Takara will offering the figures in 4-pags instead of two like Hasbro has chosen. The TG-15 Autobot set inlcudes Eject, Ramhorn, Rewind, and Sundor. The TG-16 Decepticon set will include of Frenzy (blue), Rat Bat, Ravage, and Rumble (red). Look for these guys to be priced at 2,980 Yen / $37 USD with a release in Japan set for April 27, 2013. Get a look at the images below for more information.
The Allspark has chosen to further distribute confidential Hasbro design materials by obtaining the color guide sheet and uncolored package art linework for Titans return Deluxe Hot Rod from a source they refuse to identify. Expected in the 2017 product assortments, Hot Rod shows a mix of different design inspirations, from movie, to Animated, and maybe a little IDW. Also notable are that the legs and lower torso even seem to resemble Cyclonus somewhat, creating some question where a retool of this design might go. We have the images mirrored, so keep reading to see!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Upcoming SDCC, NYCC and perhaps also Toy Fair reveals are now screwed because of a MASSIVE Titans Return leak! We dig in and talk about all of the new Titans Return toys coming your way! Also, the rest of the week's news! Other stuff happened, seriously. Sins of the Wreckers #4, new photos of Ultimetal Ultra Magnus and cool stuff like that. All that and more on this week's Radio Free Cybertron!
SORRY, there isn't a new toy but we do have this strange post on the official Transformers facebook page featuring the base-former Fortress Maximus hoisting a pillow well above his head for scale or something.
Whatever it is, it has caught the attention of Grimlock and Soundwave who look prepared to throw down on some pillow action too. In any event, good old Fort Max is welcome for sleepovers here are TFormers, any time!
With UW06 Grand Galvatron safely released, Hisashi Yuki has today posted a new image of the next boxful of cool robots he wants to sell you: Unite Warriors UW07 Bruticus! The first drop in what will inevitably become a deluge is a shot of the individual Combaticons in their robot modes: Brawl, Blast Off, Vortex, Swindle, and Onslaught! Click through to have a closer look!