The ability to procure Studio Series Thundercracker has been a subject of concern, as Toys R Us teeters on the edge of its complete shutdown in the US, including termination of its online storefront that would otherwise have potentially served collectors without immediate local access to a retail location. However, good news was delivered today, as Entertainment Earth has posted a listing for Thundercracker at the SRP of $29.99, and expected for arrival in July. As of the time of writing, Thundercracker has been available on shelves despite liquidation being in progress, but this should offer a safety net for anyone still having trouble getting hold of the toy. Keep reading for the product link.
The following the Blackout spotlight. The official Transformers page has posted a brand new Leaked from Cybertron feature. This time we've got a look at theGrimlock Leader Class Movie 4 evolution from design to production in just three easy steps... Ha, just kidding. We can all be sure there's more than meets the eye to working out the engineering of these toys before they get to store shelves. Check out the full look after the jump.
Just in via TF-Factory are new images of the TakaraTomy Transformers Studio Series figures. Get a look at the #10 Deluxe Class Autobot Jazz, #11 Deluxe Class Lockdown, #12 Voyager Class Decepticon Brawl and the #13 Voyager class Megatron out of the packaging and in both their robot and alternate modes in the gallery below.
Hasbro Official unleashes the "Leaked from Cybertron" update on none other than the much talked about, Leader Class Movie 1 Decepticon Blackout. They have given up several new image by way of the social networks that show the figure in his drawing board, prototype and final production phases. Read on to the a look a the preview for the Leader Class Movie 1 Decepticon Blackout figure below.
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, we have word of a pair of store inventory listings for a new pair of Studio Series Voyagers. Another Optimus Prime - seemingly distinct from the Voyager currently available in Wave 1 - is on the way somewhere in the near future. And likely to be joining it is a brand new entry in the series, a Voyager class Bonecrusher. Rumors had circulated about the existence of Bonecrusher recently, and this seems to stand in support of their accuracy. No images as yet, but you can keep reading to see the transcribed inventory listings.