Two More Transformers Platinum Edition Exclusives Coming Our Way?
By Jack on Saturday, January 19, 2013
Thanks to Planet Iacon, following up news Year Of Snake Platinum Series Optimus Prime and Omega Supreme releases in Singapore on January 22, we have some additional news that there will be two more Transformers Platinum Edition Exclusives coming later this year. It is not clear if these will be Year of Snake exclusives or something else. Stay tuned fore more details as they are made available. Leave a comment below with what two figures would you like to see made as Platinum Series exclusives.
Year Of Snake Platinium Series Optimus Prime, available in Singapore at Toys R’Us’, the TRANSFORMERS store at Universal Studios Singapore and selected hobby stores around the island on the 22nd January 2013.
* BTW, 2 more Platinium Series Figures are to be launched later this year
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Shout! Factory have released news and details about the Transformers Energon: The Complete Series DVD Collection. Fans of the Energon series will be able to follow the Unicron Trilogy through this collection that will be released May 6th, followed by the Transformers Energon Volume 1 DVD on May 13th. See the details below for more information.
Just out via Amazon product page just posted are details on the Transformers: Energon The Complete Series from Shout! Factory that will be coming our way on May 6, 2014. The 52 episode set will be offered as a complete set including all the Energon cartoons that will be selling for a list price of $39.97 USD, although Amazon has them discounted now at $27.98 USD. Fans who missed the Paramount release will be able to get these shows on DVD again.
TFormers.com's Featured Toy of the Month is Energon Tow-Line! A decent Combat-class figure (the Deluxe equivalent) with a creative implementation of the Energon Autobots' combining "Powerlinx" gimmick, Tow-Line is also the homage/update you'd never expect to happen: the toy version of G1 Ratchet and Ironhide, complete with battle station!
Much like Armada before it, Transformers Energon is a very divisive toyline, with a majority of the toys requiring degrees of sacrifice to execute line-wide play features. But no matter how you feel about Powerlinking Autobots, it's difficult to dispute that when Energon was on target it really hit its mark dead on. Landmine is probably my favorite example for the strengths that existed by having the Autobot combination gimmick take different forms through the series. Continue reading
This week on Radio Free Cybertron we have some "interesting" releases rumored to be coming our way: Chinese New Year Supreme Starscream, Super Fire Convoy and Year of the Horse Optimus Prime. We also talk about Toyworld's TW-H02 Brainstorm. Rob and ExVee review Robots in Disguise #20 and a lot more! Don't forget to circle us on Google+ to join our weekly post-show hangout!