If you missed some or all of the SDCC 2014 Transformers news coverage from last week, we got you covered with our massive roundup of news and updates from the convention. Get the scoop on all the news, images, videos, panels, and more as it happenend right here in a single post that includes all our coverage from the show. Read on too see it all now.
Robot Kingdom has released images of their upcoming TSD-002 figure, SDMeister! A super-deformed version of Jazz, this figure is unique among SD figures in that it can apparently transform. It wouldn't be surprising if the head had to be removed for that to happen, but it's still very unusual. Keep reading for the photos!
LOST EXO-REALM LER-02 CUBRAR AND TEKOUR -FansProject's next release in this line is a Triceratops that changes into a robot (approximately 8.25" tall) and comes with a rider that changes into a battle axe for Cubrar's robot mode. This set is listed at $104.99 USD to begin shipping 4th quarter of 2014. Pre-order these figures now at bigbadtoystore.com. Read on to see the images for more details.
The first in a series of dino figures from Toyworld is Roar the Stegosaurus! Although not shown, based on TWs prior pictures it is teased that these figures will combine with the other dino figures in the series and the first figure Roar will be out soon! Set for a September release date, preorders for the ToyWorld - TW-D01 Roar are now up at bigbadtoystore.com
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BBTS has informed us they we will be receiving a limited quantity of the 2014 Axis figure, which changes from robot to black and red cab truck. They have this figure listed at $114.99 USD slated for shipping in September 2014. Pre-order Axis now at bigbadtoystore.com. Read on to see the images of the figure.
Transformers@TheMoon has posted more new images of Fans Project's upcoming Quickswitch homage covering more of the alternate modes that weren't photographed last time. It does a reasonably credible job of every one of them, which is a bit more than you can say for the original toy. Keep reading to see the photos!
ROBOTKINGDOM .COM Newsletter #1236
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Generations 2014 Voyager Brainstorm.
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Transformers collectors everywhere has been drooling over the amazing vintage unproduced figures and other arifacts showing up on Ebay from seller z75sales such as the G2 Menasor set that sold for a whooping $27,000 USD!!! Not surprising, it turns out these items came from the estate of a Kenner / Hasbro employee who's got much more to show us. Thankfully, z75sales has taken to YouTube with their own channel to begin sharing these amazing pieces. Watch the first videos presenting an unknown Black Optimal Optimus Prototype and more from the Mackey-Florence toy collection.
PaxCybertron has posted a video review of Generations Crosscut to YouTube! Patterned after a Skids variant released in the Diaclone line that preceded Transformers, Crosscut was reissused and named in a Japanese eHobby exclusive. Today he appears in More Than Meets The Eye as a former senator and shovel-wielding activist turned playwright. Keep reading to see the video!
Keith's Fantasy Club will soon be releasing 3 newew recolor of it's Mugan mold. This time they are coming out as G1 Blaster, Shockwave and a recolor of Perceptor that's in TV series accurate colors. These toys are made using the fixed Mugan mold last seen on Mugan Vox and The Surgeon, and are prices very low in 2-packs to sell.
The first in a series of dino figures from Toyworld is Roar the Stegosaurus! Although not shown, based on TWs prior pictures it is teased that these figures will combine with the other dino figures in the series and the first figure Roar will be out soon! Set for a September release date, preorders for the ToyWorld - TW-D01 Roar are now up at TFsource.com
z75sales, the eBay seller responsible for the recent G2 Menasor auction that shocked us all with a final price of $26,800, has posted a video detailing the source of the collection and its size and scope. Unsurprisingly, they're liquidating the collection of a former Hasbro/Kenner engineer. These first two videos explain how the authenticity of each piece is guaranteed, and give a look at the original prototype of Beast Wars Optimal Optimus! More videos are promised but for now, check out these two!
Protoman Gaming has posted a video review of the Android/iOS game QTransformers: Convoy no Nazo, a remake of the classically horrible Transformers Famicom game. It's a free-to-play game where you buy continues, using the original game's legendary difficulty in possibly the most sinister way possible. Keep reading to see the video!
It's the Japanese Magazine Scans time of month, and Singapore fangroup Planet Iacon has posted some Transformers-related pages! In the Transformers Legends department we have a new image of LG06 Gelshark, AKA Sky-Byte, who is much darker than his US release. We also have a new Age of Extinction figure, LA-13 which is a Nemesis Prime made from One-Step Optimus Prime. Lastly, we now know Kabaya is releasing candy-toy figures of the Samurai team from Transformers Go! Keep reading to see the images!
Transformers@The Moon has shared some images of Fans Project's upcoming six-changer homage in two separate color schemes. One is that of Japanese character Sixknight, and of course the other is Quickswitch, identified in his original TV commercial as the Autobot "son" of the Decepticon six-changer Sixshot. It's looking pretty good in both color schemes, so keep reading to see the images!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: TFSS 2.0 Treadshot is AWESOME! Best Buy reveals new AoE release date, Toys R Us pushes back their release of Jetfire, awesome new unreleased third party concepts emerge, does the Marissa Fairborn TF Club exclusive provide a glimpse of things to come? All that and tons more!
BBTS have just posted a new pre-order for the GCreation upcoming Shuraking SRK-01. It's a third-party copy of Dinobot Sludge in a voyager scale. This toy becomes the leg for the Dinobot Combiner, Shuraking. You can pre-order the Shuraking SRK-01 now at bigbadtoystore.com
Retro Robot Radio and TFormers.com present one of the most bizarre paradoxes in the history of Transformers Audiobooks - Galvatron's Air Attack!
This story was written in the short gap between the release of the 1986 toys, but before the release of the Transformers 1986 movie. The writers wanted to add in all the characters introduced in the film, but didn't know the plot of the film yet.. so they just read the tech specs for the characters and made something up.