Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust to be Re-Released in October

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

Japanese based sellers are beginning to take preorders for a re-release / restocking of Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust.  Many fans outside of Japan had trouble acquiring Exhaust due to the regulations forbidding his sale in most territories.  While it’s not likely that any non Japanese sellers (don’t expect this to appear on BBTS or TFSource for example) will be offering the […]

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KO Masterpiece Exhaust Arriving

KO Masterpiece Exhaust Arrives
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Sean is an avid collector of the holy trinity of plastic - Transformers, Star Wars and GI Joe (though more Tfs than anything). He dabbles in anything else that catches his eye, and has called The Allspark his home for many years.
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It’s no surprise the workers in China wasted no time knocking off the next installment in the Masterpiece car line. We have first pictures and impressions of Not-Exhaust aka “Abandon”.   First off, the box does indeed have the “Takasa Tony” branding in the upper right corner which thankfully makes boxed versions easy to identify. Besides that, the bottom of […]

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TFSource Shipping MP Exhaust with Modification

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Callum somehow managed to avoid Transformers during his actual childhood, but then the live-action films piqued his interest, Animated suckered him in, and IDW's comics made sure he stuck around.
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The legal complications surrounding TakaraTomy’s Masterpiece Exhaust figure have seen much discussion in the Transformers fandom of late, and many Western merchants ultimately did not stock the toy. TFSource, however, have recently been able to fill orders for Exhaust – by modifying the toy itself. Included with the shipped figures is a note from the retailer explaining that the item has been […]

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In-Hand Exhaust Photo Gallery

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Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
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Allspark member Robogeek has been kind enough to share some in-hand pics of his recently arrived Masterpiece Exhaust. Enjoy the pics after the break.

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Masterpiece Exhaust Backstory Revealed – Hilarity Ensues

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

With the controversial release of Masterpiece MP-24 Exhaust, a lot of people have been left wondering what the backstory for this new character is.  Thanks to Allspark member Hydra we now have some information in regards to his bio.

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Masterpiece Exhaust In Package Pics

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Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
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Thanks to this Yahoo Japan listing, we have pics of the upcoming Masterpiece Exhaust in package. Of course, Japan will be the only place to get this guy, given legal actions taken by Philip Morris. Read on for the pics.

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Hi-Res Dengeki Hobby March 2015 Scans

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

Dengeki Hobby’s March 2015 issue has hit newsstands and the Allspark has scanned in the Transformers related material for your viewing pleasure.  In this issue we get another good look at the upcoming Unite Warriors UW-01 Superion!  The Aerialbots get a page spread as the first figure in the new Unite Warriors lineup!  Also covered in this issue Adventures TAV01 […]

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Hi-Res Hobby Magazine March 2015 Scans

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

The March 2015 issue of Hobby Magazine has hit newsstands and the Allspark has scanned in the Transformers related material for your viewing pleasure.  In this issue we’re presented with a highly customized DMK03 Lost Age Optimus Prime.  The model / figure received a custom paint job and diorama.  We also get a good look at the upcoming Unite Warriors […]

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Exhaust No More?

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Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
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It seems the recent changes to Takara-Tomy’s deco for their Masterpiece Exhaust just aren’t enough to visually distinguish it from Marlboro products. Philip Morris has been in contact with online retailers today to demand that they be removed from their websites. Is this the final nail in the coffin for this controversial release?  Will he only be available to those […]

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Updated Images of Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust and New Release Date

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Those of you who have been following the news around Masterpiece MP-23 Exhaust’s upcoming release perhaps know that Marlboro was not too happy about it. The cigarette manufacturer pursued potential importers of the toy in the United States, Canada, and parts of Europe demanding that any pre-orders for the figure be removed from their websites due to what they claimed […]

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Possible Legal Problems for MP-23 US Imports – Pre-Orders Cancelled

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BBTS sent out an email Friday evening explaining some possible issues in getting the MP-23 Exhaust figure into the US. Marlboro & Phillip Morris USA are not only citing that the figure infringes on their trademark and trade dress for products sold in the USA, they also express concerns in having such infringements appear on a toy that could potentially […]

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TFsource Weekly Wrap Up

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TFsource Weekly WrapUp! Quantron, Generations, MP-20, Sigma-L Instock! Greetings Sourcefans! We’re wrapping up this week with a bunch of new instock items this week like Make Toys – MTCM-03 Quantron – Set of 5, Fansproject – Function X-4: Sigma L, Transformers 2014 – Generations Leader Class – Jetfire, MP-20 Masterpiece Wheeljack, and more! We also have preorders for items likeTransformers x Playstation Optimus Prime, Ark […]

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Hi-Res Dengeki Hobby November 2014 Transformers Scans

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

The Allspark has received a copy of the latest issue of Dengeki Hobby Magazine and scanned the Transformers related images for your enjoyment.

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Hi-Res Figure King #200 Transformer Scans

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

The Allspark has received a copy of the latest issue of Figure King Magazine and scanned the Transformers related images for your enjoyment.

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TFsource 9-22 Weekly SourceNews! Fansproject Sigma-L, MMC Zinnia and More!

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TFsource 9-22 Weekly SourceNews! Fansproject Sigma-L, MMC Zinnia and More!Greetings Sourcefans!This week we have preorders for items like MP-23 – Masterpiece Exhaust – with Collectors Coin, MP-24 – Masterpiece Star Saber – with Collectors Coin, Reformatted – R-01C – Terminus Hexatron Continuum, Unique Toys – Ordin – O-01 Troll, DR. Wu – DW-M02 Mercenary, and updated photos for Warbotron – WB03-A, Reformatted – R-08Z – Zinnia Parapax […]

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