BWU “Identity Politics” Story Released

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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 Transformers Collectors’ Club have released the seventh prose story in their Beast wars: Uprising universe, “Identity Politics”, starring TFSS 5.0 Scorponok and a certain charismatic crime boss…

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RID TRU Exclusive Paralon and Starscream Gallery!

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Jason (Onyx Minor) has been a contributor of News and Content since 2007.He is a fan of beast modes, multilingualism and Jammie Dodgers.

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I love the Robots In Disguise designers. Hasbro may not be doing a Beast Wars Anniversary event, or giving us tons of new Beast Wars updates or reissues, but they clearly gave us a reincarnated Beast Wars Scorponok as a TRU exclusive deluxe figure. Oh, and Starscream is back again too. 🙂

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TFSS 5.0 Now Open to Past Club Members

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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.

Fun Publications has sent out an email informing current and past members (going back to 2012) that TFSS 5.0 is now available to order for those members who are no longer current members.  This only applies to former members from when their store front changed in 2012 (likely because they still have those records).  So for those non-members who were […]

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Robots in Disguise Toys Revealed at Toy Fair 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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We got word earlier that there will be a new Windblade, Scorponok, and a Power Surge Optimus in addition to some platinum editions of other characters like Bumblebee and Grimlock.  Now that the showroom is open, we have pics of these and other RiD toys to share!  Read on for the gallery and to discuss in our forum!

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Voting for the 2017 TITAN Transformer is Now Open

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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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As we told you last week, Hasbro is holding poll to let fans decide who the next 2017 Titan class character toy will be. There are three to pick from and ALL are good contenders for being granted access to shelves and toyboxes around the world. An ongoing poll we’ve been running in the forums predicts Trypticon as the easy […]

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Hasbro Lets YOU Decide the Next Titan for 2017

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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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In addition to the other big reveals, Hasbro announced something today that is probably one of the biggest things yet for Transformers fans. They are putting the fate of the next Titan class figure in YOUR hands. A poll will determine which out of the 3 Titan sized characters will get a toy in 2017. Trypticon, Scorponok or Omega Supreme. […]

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Dengeki Hobby October 2014 Scans – Masterpiece Star Saber Features, SD Optimus & Rodimus, Scorponok & Black Zarak

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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.

Tag Hobby has uploaded some scans of the just released October 2014 issue of Dengeki Hobby.  In this issue we get a good look at all of Masterpiece Star Saber’s gimmicks.  As we’ve seen earlier, the Brain of Courage figure can be inserted into Saber’s chest to raise his face or pilot Saber’s jet mode, and Saber can then be […]

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Head Robots Green King Upgrade Kit

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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 sponsor BigBadToyStore brings us word of the next release for third party company Head Robots: an upgrade kit for Botcon Scorponok. This add-on features an adjusted neck mount for a more flush appearance and a more classic take on the claw-hands.  Hit the jump for the pics.

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Even More Wonder Festival 2014 Images! Fewture Models, Kotobukiya, Takara Tomy Arts, and more!

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Autobase Aichi have uploaded tons of images from Summer Wonder Festival 2014 ! Fewture Model’s Arcee, Elita-1, Alpha Trion, Optimus Prime, Grimlock, Ultra Metal Optimus, Unicron head; Kotobukiya’s ice trays, neck ties, and D-Style Optimus Prime; Be@rbrick’s Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Megatron, and Starscream; Revoltech’s Optimus Prime; Sentinel’s Gigantic Action Scorponok and Black Zarak, and their Optimus Prime/Ultra Magnus/Nemesis Prime pens; […]

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Images from Summer Wonder Festival 2014 – Kotobukiya D Style Prime, Gigantic Action Scorponok and Black Zarak

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Looking for even more toy news after the surge of SDCC 2014 coverage the last few days? Summer Wonderfest 2014 is going on right now in Japan, and there are some cool things to look at on display there as well! First up, and hard to miss, are the Gigantic Action Mega Zarak (Scorponok) and Black Zarak from Sentinel. These […]

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BotCon 2014 Scorponok – Headmaster Gimmick Image

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A number of fans have been curious how the Heastmaster gimmick on BotCon 2014 Scorponok works, so to help demonstrate BotCon have updated their Facebook page with yet another new image. This one shows Zarak standing on Scorponok’s chest door with the neck receiver piece rotated up in plain sight. The image also seems to answer fans’ debate about what […]

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BotCon 2014 Zarak – Production Sample

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We reported that BotCon shared an image of the final production figure for Scorponok, but now they’ve gone and shared three more images of the figure! These new images focus not on Scorponok, but the Zarak Headmaster that converts into the big guy’s head. Zarak is based on the reissue Spike’s body with a new Headmaster face sculpted on his […]

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BotCon 2014 Scorponok – Production Sample

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The folks over at Fun Pub have received the final production samples for the BotCon 2014 Pirates vs. Knights box set and to give fans a little taste of what the final toys look like, they’ve updated their Facebook page with a new photograph of Scorponok! This is the Energon Scorponok figure in G1 colors and a new Zarak figure […]

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BotCon 2014 – More Iacon Packages Available

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Fun Publications have sent out an email informing Transformers fans that they’ve opened up more BotCon 2014 Iacon/non-attending sets for those who can’t make the trip to Pasadena next month: Hello Everyone! We have moved most of the remaining BotCon boxed sets into the non-attending (Iacon Package).  There are less than we put in initially so if you want a […]

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First Look at BotCon 2014 Convention Shirt

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BotCon have tweeted out a look at the exclusive shirt that will be offered at next month’s convention. The design features artwork of the BotCon exclusive Scorponok standing in front of the Pirates symbol. Check it out below: Here is your FIRST LOOK at the 2014 BotCon T-Shirt. Make sure to add to your order! pic.twitter.com/FxrQpnezm4 — Transformers: BotCon (@BotCon) […]

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