TFsources's Facebook page gives us our first look at the Takara Tommy MP-21 Bumblebee with an image that shows off the prototype for the upcoming figure with his weapon (a pistol) and Spike's exosuit from 1986's Transformers: The Movie! The figure is listed to be released in November, 2014 for a price of $79.95 USD. You can pre-order it now at tfsource.com. Check out the image below for the full preview
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: MP-21 Bumblebee prototype revealed, thoughts around the new Transformers Age of Extinction teaser, Botcon 2014 Cannonball opinions, Q&A with Rob Springer, Comic News from Aimee Morgan, plus lots of inappropriate statements from Exvee and HeyMickey!
The Transformers Collectors' Club Official facebook page have posted an updated image of the exclusive Protoform X / Rampage figure. Get a look at the remake based on the Transformers: Prime Deluxe First Edition Megatron figure. Fans who join the Transformers Club can get this FREE just for signing up by the membership deadline of March 16, 2014.
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X2 Toys have released some new images of their DRK001 Masterpiece Microcassette add-on kits. The set includes a small transforming gun accessory that turn the MP Decepticon cassettes into combiners. These make a lot of sense adding a new dimension to the popular cassette bots.
Robot Kingdom released new photos of the Perfect Effect upgrades set. Get a look at the PA-01 kit for Generations Megatron, PA-02 kit for ROTF Bludgeon, and PA-03 kit for Timelines Gigatron mold. These sets add new heads, a big gun, and new swords to replace the horrible floppy ones that come with the mold. The Bludgeon upgrade was first teased in September 2012, but now there is much more to it. See the images and pre-order links below.
Just out is a new solicitation from the good folks at Kabaya who have announced their Series 8 Transformers candy toy kits. The new solicitation reveal we will be getting new mini-model kits for the Battlestars character Star Convoy, as well as the Masterforce Buster and Hydra. The Masterforce toys are made to form the Dark Wings jet combiner. These new figures will be released in Japan on May 27, 2014. See the image below for a preview of the figures now.
DaCa_ToYs have released some new images for their new DT-002 TiTaN project "Kronos" project that pays homage to the G1 Jetfire and Skyfire character with an all new figure mold. The new images show the prototype making some progress standing upright and in comparison to the Classic Skywarp. The cartoon accurate toy stands nearly 12" / 30 CM tall and includes die cast parts with a January 2014 shipping date. According to 1 TOY, the figure will have die-cast pats. See the DaCa-ToYs Kronos images now.
Thanks again to TheAgabyss who has posted an update on the many Takara Tomy Transformers: Lost Age releases we saw images of yesterday. The fans in Japan will be getting a lot of remakes to go with their Transformers Age of Extinction figures line. We now have more details from Twitter that breaks down the product number and figure name along with some notes that we've gathered to better describe what's what. Also, the update lets us know the bulk of the toys will be released on May 17 and June 21, 2014. Not May 3rd as originally posted.
ROBOTKINGDOM .COM Newsletter #1282
Here is a quick update from www.robotkingdom.com.
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Takara Transformers Masterpiece MP-21 Bumblebee.
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TAKARA MP-21 BUMBLEBEE - NEW IMAGES - We've just recieved the first official images of the MP-21 Bumblebee. The figure is up for preorder at $74.99 and now also includes an Exosuit with Spike or Daniel!
The official Transformers facebook page have posted the official images we first saw at Toy Fair. Following the new Treaster Trailer #2, it seems proper to give another look at the Transformers Age of Extinction characters toys. See the official images of the voyager scale figures from the Transformers: Age of Extinction Generations line including Galvatron, Evasion Mode Optimus Prime, Hound and Grimlock that will be available in May 2014.
Thanks to Planet Iacon, following the teaser released last September. We have a new image of the KFC Toys NOT Ultra Magnus figures that is said to be part of their E.A.V.I. Metal Line. Get a look at the color image of the actual robot figure. The image looks a lot like the CAD concept image we saw before. Hopefully this means we're getting closer to seeing a release on this figure that is said to be in scale with the MP-10 Convoy.
Following the Transformers Age of Extinction teaser trailer #2 release we have a new video by way of MTV that takes us behind the scenes of the movie. Watch the clip that shows a number of scenes being filmed along with short interviews with the stars including March Wahlber, Jack Raynor and Nicola Peltz who talk about working on the new movie.
Thanks to Twitter user TheAgabyss who have posted a First Look Transformers Age of Extinction Lost Age Figure Images From Takara Tomy. Get a look at Crosshairs, Classic Camaro Bumblebee, Metallic Camaro Bumblebee, Starscream, Dew Bot Dispensor, Optimus Prime, Devastator, Jolt, Ratchet, Protoform Optimus Prime, Dino, and Darkside Soundwave. Most of these are repaints that are listed to be released in Japan May 3, 2014.
Microblaze Creations announce their MBC002 Voyager-size Not-Onslaught for FOC Bruticus action figure. Get a look at some new images of this set of not-Combaticions has a name now. The MBC002 Military Titans. Some color pictures too, release in June, and early bird pricing.
Dr. Wu has displayed two new color variant of their Full Gear hammer (Forge of Solus Prime). These are in blue and black colors. The Dr. Wu Full Gear set is a rifle and hammer for Beast Hunters Ultra Magnus.
For those were crazy enough to call the phone number on the billboard at the opening of the Teaser Trailer #2 that read "Remember Chicago. Report Alien Activity - 855-363-8392" Were treated to a secret message that warns people that there is a global emergency and to report Transformers sightings as they could be hiding anywhere. The message concludes with a not to get updates at TransformersAreDangerous.com. Expect more updates there, soon. See the full message below.
Paramount Pictures keeps on rolling out the new posters for Transformers: Age of Extinction. Check out the Jack Raynor officl facebook page has released a new character poster featuring Li Bingbing who will be playing the role of Sue Yueming a CEO of the company that markets Transformers Technology. Transformers: Age Of Extinction stars Mark Wahlberg, Nicola Peltz, Jack Reynor, Stanley Tucci, Kelsey Grammer, T.J. Miller, Bingbing. Movie release: June 27th, 2014