Thanks to chuckdawg1999 on our forums, we've got a first in hand review to bring you for Deluxe Stinger from wave 1 of the Studio Series lineup. Planned for a full release in April (4/20 as we understand it), a small initial quantity was offered via Hasbro Toy Shop the same afternoon as Hasbro's Toy Fair fan media presentation as a special preview release for the line. We'll be bringing you additional coverage on this figure soon, but in the meantime click through to watch Chuck's review, embedded below!
We're capping this year's Toy Fair 2018 with the official images Transformers Studio Series Movie action figures shown at this years show. Get the full sized view of the stock product images for the Deluxes, Voyagers and Leader class figures in our handy to view gallery after the jump.
The Transformers: Bumblebee movie hits screens in 2018. To coincide with this milestone event, Generations is introducing an all new fan-focused offering to celebrate the Transformers movie universe: Studio Series. The Studio Series line will showcase iconic characters and scenes from all of the Transformers films. The Studio Series line features highly detailed, movie-accurate figures with intricate conversation designed to celebrate the iconic characters and moments from the movie universe.
Frequent Weibo source NOTRAB has been posting sets of photos of the Studio Series toys today. While we're given a few shots of Deluxes from waves 1 and 2 grouped together, which demonstrates how extra-tall Ratchet and Lockdown are for their price point, the main feature is devoted shoots featuring wave 1 Voyagers Starscream and Optimus Prime, plus wave 1 Leader Blackout, who easily stands out among the represented company in its impressive detail. We've mirrored the series of images for easy viewing, click through now to go have a look!
Amazon Japan has just posted preorders for the first batch of Studio Series movie toys. Comprising the same range of figures as our wave 1 across the Deluxe, Voyager and Leader price points, 8 of the figures are currently being offered. These each have a release date set as April 21st. This is more or less consistent with earlier leaked information we heard via Toys R Us computers that indicated Studio Series as having an April 20th street date. Just as it was with Toy fair and Wonderfest this year, the time difference between the US and Japan means these will still effectively launch the same day. Keep reading for the new stock images that came with the listings!