Black Friday has just eclipsed May the Fourth for Star Wars fans, as Apple iTunes and MOVIECLIPS Trailers on YouTube have debuted the first teaser for Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens.
Transformers artist Hayato Sakamoto has tweeted out some great images of the recently released Tanker, Roadbuster, and Whirl from Takara Tomy’s Transformers Legends toy line. Sakamoto-san’s images not only show off the differences between the Takara Tomy toys and their Hasbro counterparts, but also they also compare the toys to the original figures as well! […]
Some of you reading this will be just finishing up Thanksgiving dinner right now, and some will still be looking forward to fighting over the gravy boat. Wherever you find yourself, tomorrow is Black Friday, and the Allspark would like to ask that you take a moment to think of those less fortunate when you’re […]
Nothing, nada, zilch, zip. You’re looking at an empty box next week, friends, at least as far as comics go.
Our friends at BMOG (Bio-Mechanical Ordnance Gestalts, that is) have just let us know about a pretty swell offer for their fans. Now through December 1st, all BMOG kits are 20% off with free shipping in the US and Canada!
The bevy of new TakaraTomy Transformers releases continues with some more in hand photos of Masterpiece MP-21 Bumble (Bumblebee) and Spike, Legends (Generations) LG-03 Tankor, Roadbuster, and Whirl. Bumble’s Asian exclusive coin (only available in areas where the figure is distributed by Hasbro Asia) is also revealed for the first time. TakaraTomy’s Legends figures feature […]
Robot Kingdom has received their stock of the just released MP-10 Convoy EVA Mode (Evangelion Optimus Prime) Masterpiece figure. This figure is now shipping from TakaraTomy Mall in Japan and to other parts of Asia via Hasbro Asia (such as Hong Kong where Robot Kingdom is based). MP-10 Convoy EVA Mode is a redeco of […]
We here at the Allspark.com wish all of our site users and visitors a Happy Thanksgiving and a safe, uneventful start to the holiday season… Meaning stay out of the Black Friday brawls! If you do have to go out shopping tonight or tomorrow morning, however, we have a list of stores and their Transformers […]
Takara Tomy designer Hisashi Yuki and Transformers artist Hayato Sakamoto have tweeted out images of the new Transformers Cloud releases Shockwave and Hot Rodimus from Takara Tomy Toy Mall and eHOBBY. The images give us a great look at the final toys, which should start showing up at more fans’ mailboxes any day now. Read […]
DeNA Games has announced the next event for their Transformers Legends mobile game, “Last Stand of The Earth Defense Command” and that the pre-registration for this new event is now live!
IDW Publishing, Hasbro, and Humble Bundle are once again combining their powers to help out kids in need. The good news is you can help too, and get a great deal on piles of My Little Pony comics at the same time! Hit ‘Read More’ to, y’know, read more…
The Loyal Subjects – creators of collectible PVC and vinyl pop culture items – have sent us word about their upcoming Black Friday sale. For Transformers fans, you may be interested in the the following: TRANSFORMERS WAVE 3 BIGGER AND BADDER THAN BEFORE! New Sound Chips, LEDs, more articulation and Tighter Joints! $12.99 Per Blindbox […]
Hot on the heels of yesterday’s announcement that Cloud Hot Rodimus is shipping from TakaraTomy Mall, now we’ve received word that eHOBBY Shop has begun shipping out Hot Rodimus’s Decepticon counterpart Shockwave! Shockwave is a redeco of Generations Whirl in various shades of purple as everyone’s favorite one eyed Decepticon. In addition to Hot Rodimus, […]
The Allspark provided scans of the latest issue of Figure King #202 featuring a TakaraTomy designer Hironori Kobayashi last night. Since then TFW2005 user SydneyY has translated the interview for your reading pleasure.
Generation One’s toy gimmicks are often fondly remembered, from Combiners to Throttlebots and Micromasters to Powermasters. Although one of those gimmicks – Headmasters – has had very little attention paid its way with modern toy lines; the notion of a small figure turning into a larger figure’s head largely ignored save for a couple figures […]