Preorders Up For Takara-Tomy Masterpiece Grapple!

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In a move that comes with little surprise after Masterpiece Inferno was announced several months back, Takara-Tomy is preparing to release their next figure in the masterpiece line, Grapple! Thanks to images provided by site sponsors BigBadToyStore and TFSource, we see that not only has there been some remolding from the Inferno mold, but that this masterpiece figure comes with […]

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Mystery New Dinobot Toy – 3rd Party? Masterpiece?

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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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A video from Chinese micro-blogging platform Weibo has surfaced that shows a prototype of a toy based on Beast Wars Dinobot.

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New Images of Takara-Tomy MP-25 Tracks!

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Thanks to Goktimus Prime at OZFormers, we have new images of the upcoming Takara-Tomy release of MP-25 Tracks!  These are scans from the booklet included with the toy.  Some great images of Carlos and Blaster as well as comparison pics with Prowl and Sideswipe. Join in on the conversation about this upcoming Masterpiece release here!

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SDCC 2015 – Hasbro Transformers Stock Photos: G2 Combiners, Victorion

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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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Hasbro have released official stock photos for the various Transformers products shown during their Generations panel at San Diego Comic-Con. Read on for the images.

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Rumor: Masterpiece MP-28 to be Hound?!

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A new listing has popped up on Chinese auction site TaoBao for preorder listing the yet to be announced Masterpiece MP-28 as Masterpiece Hound.  Some of you may recall that the initial listings for MP-25 Tracks, MP-26 Road Rage, and MP-27 (presumably) Ironhide all first appeared as preorders on TaoBao earlier this year as well.  While it may be a […]

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TakaraTomyMall Updates MP-18B Blue Bluestreak, Delays Release

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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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User Buster Darkwings let us know about an email received from TakaraTomyMall indicating that the release of MP-18B Blue Bluestreak has been delayed from August 1 to September 29 (however, the TakaraTomyMall page for Bluestreak has an August 29 release date).  Either way, there’s been a slight delay in this figure’s release.  Read on for the TakaraTomyMall listing and to […]

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Third Party Masterpiece Punch Counterpunch

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Third party group ToyMecha have updated their Facebook page to announce their upcoming release: a Masterpiece-scale homage to Punch/Counterpunch. The famous double-agent transforms into His Pontiac Fiero-esque alt mode and, of course, his Auobot and Decepticon robot modes. Check out the pics after the break.

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BadCube Shows Off New Images Of SunSurge

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Third Party toy company BadCube showed off images on their Facebook page of their upcoming figure in their “Old Timer Series” named OTS-08 SunSurge. SunSurge appears to be a tribute to masterpiece G1 SunStreaker. In the comments section following the picture, BadCube hints at more information on this figure to be revealed at the upcoming TFCon. Join in the conversation […]

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TakaraTomy Designer Shogo Hasui to attend SDCC

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Shogo “Mr. Starscream” Hasui, fabled TakaraTomy designer responsible for Masterpiece figures MP-10 through MP-21, will be attending San Diego Comic-Con.  Mr. Hasui, as the designer of Combiner Wars / Unite Warriors Devastator, will be there alongside the Hasbro Transformers team during their panels.  Shogo has been involved in designing Transformers since Beast Machines and has come into prominence due to […]

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Toys R Us to Carry Hasbro MP-06 Bluestreak at US Retail

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Good news, everyone! Toys R Us has announced their full plans for San Diego Comic-Con 2015, and within we find news that Hasbro’s release of Masterpiece Bluestreak WILL be shipping to their physical retail stores after all!

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Masterpiece Beast Convoy

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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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Beast Wars fans, rejoice! Fellow fans from across the sea have taken to Twitter to share Takara’s Tomy presentation from Tokyo Toy Show. A Masterpiece Beast Convoy is featured prominently, boasting Optimus Primal’s characteristic show model from Mainframe’s CGI model. The statue on display has yet to be “cut up” to feature full articulation, but it sure gives us an […]

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MP-27 Masterpiece Ironhide Revealed at Tokyo Toy Show!

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Big, red news from the Tokyo Toy Show: TakaraTomy’s MP-27 will be Generation 1 Ironhide! Sporting a battle platform, a plethora of weapons, and two interchangeable faces (for those keeping count, that’s two more faces than the original toy had), this Masterpiece will tower over Bumblebee and will follow Road Rage into your favorite Japanese toy store soon! See more pictures […]

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Tokyo Toy Show Display Photos – Masterpiece, Legends & More

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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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Tokyo Toy Show is underway, and courtesy of the Dengeki Hobby and AmiAmi blogs, Weibo user Transformers and Twipple user Gadepon we have a look at various upcoming TakaraTomy Transformers products.

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Hasbro’s Masterpiece Bluestreak showing up in Canada!

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Cybertron.ca is reporting that Hasbro’s Masterpiece Bluestreak has been spotted at a Toys R Us in Ontario, Canada. This is the first sighting in North America and a good sign that he is on his way to US Toys R Us locations in the near future. If you spot this Masterpiece of a figure in stores or online, please drop […]

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Hasbro MP Bluestreak Release Plans Revealed

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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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Star Wars fansite Jedi Temple Archives has revealed details of Toys R Us’s plans for San Diego Comic-Con 2015, including details on Hasbro’s release of Masterpiece Bluestreak.

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