1. Now up for preorder: Titan Class Metroplex!
He stands an impressive nearly 2' tall! TFSource does not have a guaranteed delivery date so keep this in mind when preordering. Preorder yours at TFSource here:
2. Masterpiece Update! MP-12 - Masterpiece Sideswipe back instock next week! MP-12 - Masterpiece Sideswipe back instock next week! We were finally able to secure additional stock of MP-12 Sideswipe and we are passing along the savings to our customers! Although we still had to pay a premium over the original cost, we have him up for preorder for the very affordable price of $109.99. Instock in a week or less, preorder yours while supplies last!
MP-21 - Masterpiece Bumblebee
Note: information is subject to change as these are preliminary listings. MP-13 Soundwave - 2nd Run Confirmed - Preorders UP! Great news that Takara Tomy has officially announced the 2nd run of MP-13 Soundwave! This is a confirmed run and with the drop in the yen price the 2nd run is even more affordable than the original! Additionally this is causing some 2ndary suppliers to sell their stock of the 1st run and TFsource hopes to have enough stock soon to fill the outstanding preorders on the first run, from the Takara shortage on our first shipment! Preorder yours at TFSource here:
MP-13 - Masterpiece Soundwave - 2nd Production Run MP-19 Updated Photos! We now have updated photos of MP-19 Smokescreen. Additionally this figure is now delayed until a December release, so keep this in mind if you are preordering with Bluestreak and Prowl, and if you don't want a delay we recommend using our order stacking feature to manage your orders!preorder yours at TFSource here:
MP-19 - Masterpiece Smokescreen Now up for preorder - MP-17 Prowl and MP-18 Bluestreak! Preorder here:
Takara Tomy announced that MP-19 smokescreen will be significantly different in design from prowl & bluestreak. Our guess is this will push the release date back further, but no official announcement on this yet.
3. Fansproject Restock! CA-11 Down Force is Now Instock! Preorders are being processed and shipped! Also Fansproject changed the numbering, as this was originally supposed to be CA-12, so we've updated to reflect this. Order yours here:
Fansproject - Causality CA-11 Down Force
Unfortunately CA-12 Last Chance won't be out for another month, so keep this in mind if you selected combined shipping. And don't forget about using order stacking to manage your preorders as they come in!
Fansproject - Function X-1: Code New Fansproject Function-X: Smart Robin and Quadruple-U preorders up! Set for an April, May and February release dates, each is $68.95, fully articulated, and features unexpected transformations! Preorder yours at TFsource here:
4. TFsource Restock! TFSource Restock - Masterpiece, Reissues, Generations and More! TFsource has just restocked more than 50 hot Transformers items from many series, and more restock is to come! MP-14 Red Alert, Generations Grimlock, AM-16 Jet Vehicon, Commemorative Optimus, Soundwave, Astrotrain & More! All items are out of production and restocked through secondary sources, and prices reflect this.
5. iGear Mini Warriors - Cogz, Duneraker, Veer & Bushwacker instock!
The wait is over! iGear Mini Warriors are now instock! These figures just arrived in our warehouse, and we are starting to process and ship out preorders! Order yours at TFSource here:
6. TFCC Subscription Figures Now Up for Preorder!
We received an update from TFCC that the long wait is over and the subscription figures have arrived! We're not clear which figures will ship first, but if you want Scourge which is pre-sold out be sure to sign up for the personal assistant at TFsource! Once there is a non-payment or cancellation he will go back up for sale on the site! Preorder yours at TFSource here:
7. Now instock - Encore #23 Fortress Maximus - regular release!
The Long Wait is Over! The BIG Guy Fortress Maximus Now Instock! Standing around 2 feet tall and wielding his master sword, Fortress Maximus and the 25 year wait is now over! Order yours today at TFsource!
TFsource - Your Source for Transformers Japanese Generations! New Transformers Go! Preorders: Combiner full sets! It seems Takara is offering full sets of these new combiners! Additionally we have pictures of the new EG figures - including Beachcomber and Jetvehicon! Sadly Groove is being renamed to Darocycle... Preorder at TFSource here:
10. 3rd Party Customs Update! New Preorder up: DaCa-ToYs - Add-on 1 - G1 Jetfire - Skyfire Head hands and gun upgrade kit. This add-on kit has it all, a Skyfire head piece, articulated hands that fit many leader class figures as well as a new gun! Plus these pieces will fit on 1/55 Bandai and Takatoku vehicles! Made of high quality ABS plastic. Note: G1 Jetfire figure sold separately. Preorder yours here:
DR. Wu - DW-P16 Origin matrix - Purple Version! Dr. Wu Instock! Seeker Vanguard Sets & Dr. Evil! We will also be getting a restock of almost all DR. Wu out of stock items, so be sure to sign up for the personal assistant on any Dr. Wu items you are looking for! Restock coming mid-June! Order yours at TFSource here:
11. Now up for preorder - Make Toys Paladin/Chaos!
Don't forget to preorder the chaos figure, preorder stock is already quite low, preorder yours at TFsource here: https://tfsource.com/maketoys-customs/
If we receive any additional stock after the first shipment, it will be via air freight which is much more costly, and the amount of available stock on this guy will be quite low, so we recommend preordering now!
12. The TFsource Spring Cleaning Sale Continues!
TFSource Spring Cleaning Sale Featured Items: Impossible Toys! We have many of the popular quint figures, the Spike & Sparkplug, Night-bird and many more! Almost 200 items in total, including the TF Prime RID Clearance - all at the TFSource Spring Cleaning Sale! Order at TFSource here:
13. Mastermind Creations Update!
MMC has stated that the Hexatron will be released in late June/July due to improving the QC on this piece, so for now watch Ben & TJ's reviews and summer will be here soon! Preorders up here at TFsource:
14. TFC Toys Uranos Update! TFC Toys - Falcon & Harrier Delayed! Unfortunate news that TFC's final 2 Uranos figures are now delayed to May/June. We're still excited to see the final full color version of Uranos, but disappointed that we'll have to wait! Preorder yours at TFsource here:
TFC Toys - Project Uranos - AV-88 Harrier II Now Instock - TFC Toys Blackbird! TFC says there will be no more stock released, and it's doubtful there will be another run, making Uranos much less common than Hercules! The same is true of F-15 Eagle, F-4 Phantom and the two remaining jets! Order yours at TFsource here:
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UPDATE: We've been reminded that the figures in this leaked image from Weibo are the Titan Guardianssofubi (Soft Vinyl)-style figures. The figures shown were SDCC 2014 exclusives, and the purple exposed leg is a match for Beast Hunters Shockwave. So, does this "leak" actually mean anything? Who knows, but keep reading to see the image.
Thanks to Nick for letting us know Newsarama has posted the Transformers: Lost Light #13 Full Preview! CABIN FEVER! Crammed into a dead Decepticon astropod that's ten sizes too small, the displaced crew of the Lost Light face their most serious threat yet: each other. As tensions rise and tempers fray, only one Autobot is arrogant enough to think he can save the day. Enter Rodimus, expert mediator.
Virulina, leader of the Darkling Lords, has discovered that the Transformers are vulnerable to magic—and now she's using that weakness to try and gain control of Cybertron and wipe them out! Leoric and Ironhide team up to stop her, but quickly find themselves facing not only the Darkling Lords, but all of New Prysmos itself!
Women Write About Comics have posted an interview with writer Magdalene Visaggio, who's been gone through a crash course on how to handle these Giant Friggin Robots! The Visionaries story takes place with them hiding deep within Cybertron after fleeing from their planet, Prysmos. The story has won some and lost some heroes, which Magdalene gives her take on why they are on Cybertron and the death of Kup. Read on for more.
Transformers At The Moon is continuing to release their collection of original G1 audio recordings, this time moving onto the episode "A Plague of Insecticons"! As is typical of these tapes, you've got the late Wally Burr providing voice direction - and a number of lines that didn't end up in the final episode. Keep reading for the video and a transcript!