Packaging photography has been revealed on Planet Iacon's facebook page of another Optimus Prime toy for Age of Extinction. The call out at the top of the image for "15 steps" strongly indicates this to be a Voyager Class toy using the same simplified design plan about to be launched in Beast Hunters and that it will have a quick, easy conversion between modes. Keep reading
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Third party toy makers X-Transbots have released a new image for their Ollie action figure that reveals they have a new project that pays home to the G1 Wheelie character. Get a look at the initial design teaser image showing the figure's robot mode in color and a grey prototype view of the alternate vehicle mode below. No word on pricing or a release date at this time.
Thanks to ACToys user dlarirang who has posted some new images of the Takara Tomy Transformers Year of the Horse Optimus Prime and Starscream exclusive action figures. Get some new detailed looks at these figures figures that will released for the Chinese New Year in Asia with better shots of the toys including looks at the MP-10 based Optimus Prime's trailer shown in different modes.
Thanks to Alfes 2010 who has posted out of package images of the Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-27 Trailbreaker and Hoist action figures set. Get a look at the Japan edition of this toys shown with metallic paint applications in robot mode, vehicle mode and compared with their Hasbro Generations and G1 versions. See the images of Transformers Generations TG-27 Trailbreaker and Hoist out of package Images below for the full look at the Japan exclusive.
Thanks to Alfes 2010 who has posted out of package images of the Takara Tomy Transformers Generations TG-26 Bumblebee Goldbug action figure. Get a look at the Japan edition of this toys shown with metallic paint applications in robot mode, vehicle mode and compared with their Hasbro versions. Check out the images of Transformers Generations TG-26 Bumblebee Goldbug Out of Package Images below for the full look at the Japan exclusive.
Starscream has been marked and sees his time ticking away, the crew of the Lost Light is in deep, and Megatron opens the door on the next chapter. "Into The Abyss", chapter 4 of Dark Cybertron! Written by John Barber and James Roberts, with art by Nick Roche, Atilio Rojo, James Raiz, Livio Ramondelli, and Robert Gill, colored by Romulo Fajardo, Jr. and Livio Ramondelli. Read the full review
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As fans have gotten used to by now, the Transformers movies have been riding the cutting edge of cinema production technology. Once again, the new Transformers 4: Age of Extinction movie will have its hand on the latest and greatest visual production system. It was revealed by the blog /FILM Bay 4th will be very first movie to filmed using IMAX's new 3D digital camera, which will allow 3D capture in full IMAX. Read on for the full explanation of this exciting news.
The official Takara Tomy channel on YouTube have posted the latest Transformers Go! Anime Samurai Edition Episode 4 cartoon. These shows are being premiered via DVD included with the TX Magazine that is released in Japan. Watch the in-language episode title that translates to "Showdown! Musashibo Benkei!" which features a preview of the next episode at the end of the video with new looks at the G-26 Optimus Prime EX Triple Changer character in action.
Thanks to YouTube member Peaugh we have a video review of the Fansproject Headmaster-style Function series figure Smart Robin, based on Brainstorm. Get this scoop on this thrid party figure that is looking top notch in his robot and alternate modes. Watch the FansProject Function X-3 Smart Robin video review by Peaugh now posted below.
The fate of Cybertron is sealedbut what is the DECEPTICON scientist SHOCKWAVE planning? In the wastelands of CYBERTRON, he makes his move prompting SOUNDWAVE and the rest of the DECEPTICONS to step up and stop him but in the end they are faced with the ultimate choice, will the DECEPTICONS stand with SHOCKWAVEor will they join the AUTOBOTS?
If all collections and collectors were the same, this section of the Source Blog would be completely redundant, as would the mass of collection showcase threads across all the online Transformers community forums. We have featured collections that are very niche, hyper-rare and highly specific to obscure sub-lines of Transformers and pre-Transformers, but Kevin Hopsons collection is as pure and classic as one can get Series 1 and 2 G1 Hasbro Transformers from the US.
Just out is a new image of the Takara Tomy Transformers Masterpiece MP-19 Smokescreen and MP-12G G2 Sideswipe figures. Get a look at the next two releases in Masterpiece series showing both of the figures in their alternate vehicle modes. Masterpiece MP-19 Smokescreen will be released this month and MP-12G G2 Sideswipe is listed for released early in 2014.
Revealed by MMC, this toy looks to be their version of Quickswitch that had been hinted to for some time. It uses the same mold that they teased as the Steelian Scientists, so you can see it's jet and gun modes in those toys. Check out the images below
TRAPPED! Alone on a strange world, the crew of the Lost Light struggle against an unknown enemybut what does this have to do with SHOCKWAVE's master plan? Answer: everything. Meanwhile, OPTIMUS PRIME finds an old friend in the Dead Universe!
Just in from the from the Hamatoys weibo page. We have this image of a new Not Metroplex action figure that is said to be coming from an as yet unknown company. The figure looks like a sort of upgrade to the G1 design. The scale is also unknown at this time. See the image of the robot mode that is looking quite interesting for more details now.
Even the Decepticons are getting in the holiday spirit! Watch this new clip from the Hub Network featuring the Transformers Decepticon Holidays: Holiday Schmoliday Video!