Botcon Discussion Bits, Derrick J. Wyatt as a Guest, and Brochure Insights

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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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Our ongoing Botcon megathread is now over 50 pages long, but the last few days have seen a flurry of activity with the brochure going live, Derrick J. Wyatt as a guest, the Oilmaster reveal, pics of a familiar-looking redeco of Roadbuster, and some information shared or clarified from Pete Sinclair of FunPub.  This thread has been ripe with discussion, […]

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Change the way you view your collection with this one easy tip.

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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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Roaming around the internet on April 1st can be a crap shoot as to whether or not you’ll lose your mind or laugh your ass off — but sometimes you do find some useful information. Since it’s a relatively slow news day, I spent some time poking around on Entertainment Earth and came across some figures that (as far as […]

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Transformers Cloud Wave 4 Roadbuster & Hellwarp Now Shipping

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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 all the releases for Masterpiece and Adventure coming from TakaraTomy this week, not to mention Hero-X GoShooter last week, it’s easy to forget some of the other figures also shipping this week.  eHOBBY and TakaraTomy Mall have begun shipping out the final wave of Transformers Cloud!  Wave 4 of Transformers Cloud includes Hellwarp (exclusive to eHOBBY) and Roadbuster (exclusive […]

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In-Hand photos of Takara’s Transformers Cloud A04 Roadbuster

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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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eBay seller lena81822 has posted an auction showing off several photos of Takara’s upcoming Transformers Cloud A04 Roadbuster. This redeco of the Generations figure bears a colorway inspired by Energon Ironhide (who was of course known as Roadbuster in the Japanese Superlink line). We’ve mirrored the pics for you below.

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UltimateFansToys Announces Add-On Sets For Jetfire, Roadbuster, & Aerialbots!

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The new 3rd party group “UltimateFansToys” (no relation to FansToys) has announced today that they have a little add-on set in the making for Generations Leader Jetfire, Voyager Roadbuster, and the Aerialbots!  Both Roadbuster & Jetfire will be getting swiveling wrists (Jetfire’s will have articulating fingers) while the Aerialbots will be getting some 5mm missile launchers. You can check out […]

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Transformers Legends Manga Installment 17 Now Online

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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.

TakaraTomy has updated their website with the 17th installment of their Transformers Legends Manga.  In this issue the Vehicon Generations Tankor, Jetstorm, and Thrust are scheming – much to the dismay of T-Ai (in her warrior outfit) and Roadbuster!  The 2nd comic has Whirl and his Holomatter Avatar teaming up to pick up trash as a perplexed Roadbuster looks on. […]

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Happy Holidays from TakaraTomy

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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.

TakaraTomy tweeted a number of images and links for the holidays yesterday for their fans viewing pleasure.  Among the links was a new Transformers Legends manga, showing off what some of our favorite Transformers are doing over Christmas.  Another one has Windblade, Chromia, and Arcee (all dressed as Santa Claus) along side Rattrap.  Last but not least is Rattrap and […]

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Comparison Images of LG03 Tankor, LG04 Roadbuster, and LG05 Whirl

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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! Read on to check out […]

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In-Hand Photos of Masterpiece MP-21 Bumblebee, Legends LG-03 Tankor, LG-04 Roadbuster, and LG-05 Whirl

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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.

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 color schemes more based on […]

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Transformers Cloud TFC-D03 Shockwave Now Shipping

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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.

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, Shockwave also joins other TakaraTomy […]

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Hisashi Yuki Gives More Things Gerwalk Modes – Roadbuster & Brainstorm Edition!

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Takara Tomy designer Hisashi Yuki is having even more fun with his toys! This morning he’s tweeted out images of third, Gerwalk-esque modes for upcoming Takara Tomy Transformers Legends figures Roadbuster and Brainstorm. He’s even added a Diaclone driver to Roadbuster to complete the piloted mech feel. Read on to check out the tweets showing off the results of Hisashi […]

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Meet TF Cloud Roadbuster’s Gerwalk Mode!

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Takara Tomy’s Transformers Twitter account has tweeted out a new image of Transformers Cloud Roadbuster… In a tongue-in-cheek Gerwalk mode! The mode comes off looking like ED-09 from Robocop, a look strengthened by the inclusion of the Firebolt and O.P. Microns that Takara Tomy Toy Mall are giving out with the first 500 pre-orders of Roadbuster. Read on to check […]

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Final Transformers Cloud Story Now Online

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The battle for Cloud City has reached a crescendo! Both sides face off in this final battle as the Autobots fight to save the City and its AI – SARA – from the Decepticons’ evil plans. Good vs. Evil, Matrix vs. Unicron, Optimus vs. Megatron, the battles each come to a crashing conclusion! Check out the story on Takara Tomy […]

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Allspark.com Hi-Res Dengeki Hobby December 2014 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.

We saw some scans of the latest issue of Dengeki Hobby earlier in the week, but the Allspark has gotten their hands on the latest issue and provided some larger and clearer scans.  In addition to that, there are some additional pages left out of the scans provided by another site earlier this week that are now included.  In this […]

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Dengeki Hobby December 2014 Transformers Scans

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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.

TAG Hobby has received the December 2014 issue of Dengeki Hobby magazine and scanned the Transformers related pages from the magazine.  In the magazine we have some new detailed shots of MP-21 Bumble (Bumblebee).  Bumblebee is due out at the end of November.  Also featured is a good look at Wave 2 of Transformers Legends.  In this wave we have […]

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