Botcon 2013: Hasbro Transformers Brand Team Panel

{mosimage}The Hasbro Transformers Brand Team Panel is starting at BotCon 2013!  To follow along with our up-to-the-minute coverage, visit this thread . Highlights of the panel are below:

  • Custom Kreons. Packs of Kreons with 30-plus pieces to make your own Kreon.
  • Beast Hunters Legion: Divebomb (Cutthroat redeco in red and white), Rot Gut (Blight redeco), Ace Vehicon (white Jet Vehicon), Bluestreak (blue Diaclone colors).
  • Beast Hunters Commander: Unicron Megatron, Ultra Magnus (based on Voyager), Bludgeon, Shockwave with new head.
  • Beast Hunters Deluxe: Night Shadow Bumblebee, Prowl, Windrazor, white Smokescreen, Twinstrike – back to simpler transformations (transforms in under 5 steps), focused on kids, like upscaled Legion figures.
  • Deluxes and Voyagers getting larger.
  • Beast Hunters Voyager: Optimus Prime (new mold) with nexus sword and vector shield, Predaking with clear parts.
  • Constructibots: Can be transformed without taking anything apart. Inspiration came from custom class.
  • Scout Class Constructibots: Sizzle, Ironhide, Starscream, Bumblebee, Thundercracker, Cliffjumper, Dead End, Silverbolt, Breakdown.
  • Elite Class Constructibots: Soundwave, Wheeljack, Hound, Megatron, Optimus Prime, Smokescreen, Drag Strip, Shockwave.
  • Constructibots Triple Changers: Blitzwing, Bumblebee
  • Optimus Prime vs Megatron Contructibot Set.
  • Beast Hunters Scout Class Constructibots: Bumblebee, Starscream, Ripclaw
  • Beast Hunters Elite Class Constructibots: Skystalker, Shockwave, Optimus Prime
  • Triple Team Class: Unicron Megatron comes with Ratbat and Barrage
  • Beast Hunters Predacons Rising: Smokescreen, Cindersaur, Nova Blast Bumblebee, Sky Lynx, Blight, Optimus Prime, Predaking, Darksteel, Shoockwave, Bombshock, Abominus.
  • Generations 30th – Two part program, celebrating 30 and releasing 30 through Platinum and Comic Con.
  • Generations Legend: Wave 1 – Swerve with Flanker, Cosmos with Payload. Wave 2 – Tailgate with Groundpounder, Sharpshot with Reflector. IDW-inspired Legends, Reflector camera, Shrapnel insect.
  • Generations Deluxe: Wave 1 – Goldbug, Dreadwing, Skids (IDW-inspired hatch back Skids), Waspinator (cartoon accurate Beast Wars version). Wave 2 – Skywarp (Fall of Cybertron mold), Scoop (Double Targetmaster!), Armada Starscream.
  • Generations Voyager: Doubledealer (Blitzwing retool, shark face on jet), Rhinox (cartoon accurate Beast Wars version, two mini-guns of doom, mouth opens, ears twist), Whirl (Gerwalk mode, more G1 than IDW).
  • SDCC: Titan Guardian 5-Pack, Metroplex (two guns, 12 mini figures like IDW Generations), Shockwave's Lab.
  • Hall of Fame: two winners – Ultra Magnus and Megatron
  • Fan Built Bot:  Autobot jet, to be revealed at SDCC.