FansToys shows off FT-08 Grinder concept art

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Chris Patrick (Random Items) is a fan of all things vintage and retro, with a particular fondness for 1980s robots, classic video games, and anything that blends those two things.

Chris joined the Allspark community in 2002 and has been a member of the News and Content team since 2014.
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Third party toymaker FansToys have revealed line art for their upcoming figure FT-08 Grinder, their homage to Dinobot leader Grimlock. Grinder is the fifth figure in their popular Iron Dibots series, joining Sever, Scoria, Soar, and the upcoming Stomp to round out the Dibots quintet.

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Another Third Party Not-Rodimus on The Horizon?

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Greg is the owner and operator of The Allspark website and social media. Since 1999, The Allspark has provided up to date news, information and discussion about Transformers, Comics, Video Games and everything in between.
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This information is only rumor at this stage, but third party news site TF-Prototype.com has revealed a possible leaked photo of yet another Rodimus/Hot Rod styled character. This popped up on their site a couple of weeks ago but clearly  isn’t the DX9 Carry figure. Right now no one seems to know exactly what it is? Click the

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Why Did the Play With This Too Kickstarter Project Fail?

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Greg

Greg is the owner and operator of The Allspark website and social media. Since 1999, The Allspark has provided up to date news, information and discussion about Transformers, Comics, Video Games and everything in between.
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Well, for starters, “failure” is a very relative term when dealing with Kickstarter projects. Nothing is ever truly a failure if you learn from it. And while you might have spent some elbow grease in managing as far as dedicating your time and energy, not getting funded doesn’t necessarily mean everything you’ve already done is for naught. After all, it’s […]

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Maketoys Unveils Unofficial Masterpiece Inferno AKA ‘Hellfire’ Prototype

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Craig

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Craig (known as Cat on the Allspark Forums) hails from the Land Down Under, and has been a lifelong fan of the Transformers world.

Any breaks taken from posting new articles are probably caused by having to hack away at a thousand deadly animals between him and his keyboard. Or so he'd like us to think...
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Your Red Alert need fret no more, his good buddy is on the way. Check out Maketoys’ Masterpiece Inferno prototype after the jump.

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Rescue Bots Rubble the Haul Bot Listed on TRU Canada’s Website

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The cast of Rescue Bots has stayed fairly consistent across its multiple waves of product, only adding Hoist and Medix to the six characters who have appeared on the show. A new listing on the Canadian Toys R Us site seems to tip the hand that another character may soon make an appearance though. The listing, which currently lacks images, […]

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