The patent-watches at Transformers@The Moon have reported that Hasbro has just filed a new trademark application for a familiar name: Metroplex
! The trademark is geared towards toys... so are we getting a new Metroplex toy of some sort soon? Keep reading for details of the filing at the US Patent Office and some idle speculation!
Trademark Source: USPTO
Mark (in words): METROPLEX
Serial Number: 87386234
Filing Date: Monday, 27th of March 2017
Status: New application will be assigned to an examining attorney approximately 3 months after filing date.
Status Date: Thursday, 30th of March 2017
Registration Date: Wednesday, 30th of November -0001
Prior Reg Numbers:
Current Location: NEW APPLICATION PROCESSING
Date In Location: Thursday, 30th of March 2017
Class Status: ACTIVE
Category: Toy action figures, toy vehicles and toy robots convertible into other visual toy forms
So: is he perhaps the character/playset codenamed "Cybertron" in the Transformers: The Last Knight
toyline? Something new for Robots In Disguise?
Or is this perhaps a reissue of the Generations Titan Class figure to make Titans Return Trypticon's arch-nemesis more readily available? It's difficult to say, but hopefully we'll find out more soon!