Allspark Interviews Hasbro Brand Team at Botcon 2016

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Galen has been a member of the Allspark staff since 2007, has a background in project management, and leads children's charity fundraising efforts in our fan community.
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During Botcon 2016, Galen from the Allspark got to spend a few minutes talking with members of the Hasbro brand team Ben Montano, Marketing Director, and Ed Masiello, Design Manager.  We talked about the process of moving from one big concept (Combiner Wars) to another (Titans Return), about the process of market research and playtesting for collectors vs. non-collectors, and […]

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Allspark Interviews Hasbro Brand Team at Botcon

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Galen

Galen

Galen has been a member of the Allspark staff since 2007, has a background in project management, and leads children's charity fundraising efforts in our fan community.
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Below is the transcription of my interview with John, Jerry, and Ben from the Hasbro Design and Marketing team.  Read on for the full interview!

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Transformers: Devastation Gameplay & Interview

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Callum

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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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As part of their E3 coverage, IGN have released the first extensive gameplay footage of Transformers: Devastation, along with an interview with Kenji Saito and Atsushi Kurooka of PlatinumGames.

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Allspark.com Interview – Transformers Animated: The Complete Allspark Almanac Author Jim Sorenson

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Jim Sorenson, one of the authors behind IDW Publishing’s soon-to-be-released Transformers Animated: The Complete Allspark Almanac, was kind enough to take a few minutes and answer a few of our questions about the book as well as his thoughts on Animated in general and his other current projects. The Complete Almanac is set to be released next week, March 10th, […]

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TakaraTomy Transformers Designer Hisashi Yuki Interview Translation: Unite Warriors Superion, MP24 Star Saber, & Adventure

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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 in collaboration with SydneyY is happy to present a translation of the latest Interview with TakaraTomy Designer Hisashi Yuki from Figure King #205.  In the interview he talks about his work on Unite Warriors Superion and MP-24 Masterpiece Star Saber.  Click Read More to read the interview.

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Translation of Hironori Kobayashi Legends / Generations Arcee Interview from Figure King #202

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News And Content at Allspark
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 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.

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Tom Scioli on The Subject of IDW’s ‘Transformers Vs G.I. Joe” Comic

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Over on DeadShirt.net, an interview has popped up with Tom Scioli on the subject of IDW’s “Transformers Vs G.I. Joe” crossover comic. In the interview Scioli talks about his work on the comic and how he didn’t have to go to deep into studying the material before throwing his masterpiece together. He says that he tries to put aside the fact […]

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IDW Combiner Wars Interview: John Barber & Mairghread Scott

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News And Content at Allspark
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.

Newsarama has an interview with IDW Transformer scribes John Barber and Marghread Scott on the upcoming Combiner Wars comic book crossover.  Both writers talk about what this will mean for their respective series as well as give some insight on what is their favorite combiner! Also of note: Confirmation on a Windblade Ongoing series! Click here to read the article […]

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TakaraTomy Designer Hisashi Yuki Masterpiece Guide Interview Translated

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Randy

News And Content at Allspark
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.

SydneyY of TFW2005 has translated the interview with TakaraTomy designer Hisashi Yuki from the recently released Official Transformers Masterpiece Guide.  In the interview Hisashi gives some insight behind the development process of the upcoming Masterpiece Star Saber as well as his past projects such as MP-5 Megatron and MP-4 Convoy Complete. You can discuss the interview on our forums.

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Interview with Peter Cullen

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John posts news and provides content for the Allspark, particularly Transformers news from Asia and adding content to the Allspark's image galleries.

In a recent interview by NPR, Peter Cullen (the voice of Optimus Prime) discusses when he realized he had a talent for doing voices, how he landed the role of Optimus Prime in the Generation 1 cartoon, and the characters he enjoys playing the most. Check out the interview here.

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