ROBOTKINGDOM .COM Newsletter #1237
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This week on Radio Free Cybertron: Masterpiece Starsaber news keeps rolling in, growth at Hasbro Studios proves that Age of Extinction is a good thing, Beast Wars and Beast Machines characters we'd like to see in Generations, FP NOT Quickswitch looks pretty rad, (even more) too many third party Dinobots coming our way and tons more!
Variety reports that Universal Studios has elected to demolish the soundstage where the classic 1925 movie Phantom of the Opera was filmed- and Transformers The Ride is involved. Keep reading for more details on how, directly or indirectly, Michael Bay ruins everything.
Third party Transformers news for the week ending August 23rd, 2014.
Includes the latest news from the BadCube, Bold Forms, Dr. Wu, FansProject, GCreations, Keith's Fantasy Club, Omnigonix Cassy Sark, Toyworld, X2 Toys and X-Transbots, Also includes repair parts for Masterpiece Rodimus Prime.
Screen shot this week is Soaron from the Captain Power TV series.
The Age of Extinction 2-packs with the interesting choices of older molds are hitting stores now, and the video reviews are flying! From Grimmy's Reviews we've got all three sets - Optimus Prime and Grimlock, Bumblebee and Strafe, Stinger and Slug - and we've got a second opinion on Slug from ultramaximus. Keep reading to see the reviews!
Autobase Aichi has posted images of the cover art for the upcoming anniversary collections of Transformers music. Music Matrix 30th is a DVD featuring art of all the Japanese G1 Autobot Supreme Commanders, and the Song Masterpiece CD features Optimus Prime at ease, leaning on his ion blaster. Both collections will be released in Japan on September 17th. Keep reading to see both covers!
Takara's Hisashi Yuki has posted images of Masterpiece Star Saber's Brain of Courage to Twitter, and it's pretty small! It's shown next to the original version, as well as next to Diaclone pilot figures (which for reference are about 1" tall, or the right size to fit in all those empty seats on your G1 Transformers). It's also compared to one of those figures in the seat on Super Fire Convoy/RID Optimus Prime! Keep reading to see all the tininess for yourself!
HOLLYWOOD, CALIF. (August 26, 2014) -- From director Michael Bay and executive producer Steven Spielberg and in association with Hasbro, Inc., Paramount Pictures' $1 billion worldwide blockbuster Transformers: Age of Extinction makes its highly-anticipated debut September 30, 2014 on Blu-ray, Blu-ray 3D, DVD and VOD. The film will be available to own two weeks earlier on Digital HD September 16, 2014.
Thanks to griffin at OzFormers who has recieved a review sample of the Platinum Edition Breakout Battle Transformers Age of Extinction set that will be a Myer exclusive in Australia. This one is loaded with the Rusty Evolution Optimus Prime, Vehicon and Rollbar figures. Get a look at these exclusives in and out of the box, in robot and alternate modes, and comparison shots of these figures with other shared figure molds.
The eagerly-anticipated Leader-Class Generations Jetfire is now up for preorder on Kmart.com, and they've posted a previously-unseen demonstration video of the figure on the preorder page. While we can't find a way to embed this here, it's worth a look for a basic rundown of the figure's accessories and articulation. Keep reading for the link!
Japanese newspaper Asahi Shimbun reports that Polygon Pictures has walked away from the 41st Annual Daytime Emmy Awards with four awards, two for Transformers Prime Beast Hunters. The other two were for Star Wars: The Clone Wars, and between the two series Polygon has taken the Outstanding Special Class Animated Program award for the past three years running. We'll see if Robots In Disguise 2015 will help them maintain their lock on the category, but for now keep reading for an excerpt from the article and a link to full details!
The remaining crew of the vanished Lost Light search for clues
among its wreckage, but find only more questions, and a single, terrifying
answer waiting for them within. Written by James Roberts, art by Alex Milne,
with colors by Joana Lafuente. Read the full review!
The Decepticons' mission to secure Earth's surrender was a percussive bust. Now it's time for Scarlett and the Star Brigade to travel to Cybertron and return the favor. "Targetmasters" is written by Tom Scioli and John Barber, with art, colors, and lettering by Scioli.Continue to full raeview
Hisashi Yuki, TakaraTomy's Twitter-loving designer brings on more teases of upcoming high end toys by today showing off the Saber robot portion of Masterpiece Star Saber in comparison to an original G1 Saber. Though it is a little shorter than the G1 version, we know from prior photos that the Masterpiece figure will be comparable in height to the Masterpiece Datsun family figures. At this point there is little need to doubt MP Star Saber is going to be quite massive! Keep reading for the full photo.