Following our previously reporting on the leaked names, TakaraTomy has released images of LG-54 Bumble and Exo-Suit Spike, LG-55 Targetmaster Slugslinger, LG-56 Perceptor and LG-57 Octone. Interestingly, every one of the toys comes with an additional figure to enhance play value; read on to see what they are!Continue reading »
Jo, aka “Broadside”, had her first experience with Transformers watching Transformers: Cybertron on CITV, but only really got involved in the fandom through the IDW comics. When not posting on the Allspark, she can sometimes be found contributing to the Transformers and IDW Hasbro wikis… sometimes.
In late 2016, rumors based on Toys ‘R Us store listings suggested that Titan Master versions of Optimus Prime and the Master Warrior Toraizer would be released, alongside Ramhorn, in Hasbro’s Titans Return line. While Ramhorn, and the other rumors leaked from store listings alongside it – such as Legends Cosmos and Seaspray, and Voyager Broadside – came to pass, nothing […]Continue reading »
AmiAmi have put up pre-orders for Takara’s re-release of MP-10B Black Convoy, but something’s different about their chosen picture. Unlike the original MP-10B, the images on AmiAmi show teal instead of silver stripes on Black Convoy’s vehicle mode, clear yellow instead of teal parts on his waist, and brighter green details on his arms. It seems that rather than being […]Continue reading »
Posted on the “Planet Iacon – Singapore Transformers Fans Unite!” Facebook page, upcoming TakaraTomy “Transformers Legends” figures have been reported, though with no pictures: LG-54 Bumblebee and Exo-Suit Spike LG-55 Targetmaster Slugslinger LG-56 Perceptor LG-57 Octane Additionally, they’re reporting a rerelease of MP-10B Black Convoy. Though precedent suggests most of these will be redecoes or new-face retools of their Titans […]Continue reading »
IDW Media Holdings has reported an operating loss of $1.8 million from the first quarter of 2017, a significant decline in revenue from the IDW Publishing division — which publishes IDW’s licensed Transformers and other Hasbro comics — as well as its IDW Games, IDW Entertainment and CTM divisions. However, it plans to raise $10 million from shareholders in order to […]Continue reading »
IDW Publishing have released solicitations for their Hasbro Universe titles releasing this September, including the First Strike tie-ins solicited in advance via CBR; for those issues, you can see the crossover issues here, and the one-shots here. After you’ve read them, head over to the Allspark Forums to discuss these upcoming issues.Continue reading »
New Rescue Bots toys – Dragon Heatwave, Knight Watch Bumblebee, Silverback the Gorilla-Bot, and more!
The cartoon may be over, but the Rescue Bots line is still going strong, as evidenced by a set of new toys that seem to have slipped under the radar, including both redecos and several new molds! Much of the line has a theme of dragons and dinosaurs, an evident tie-in to the upcoming Transformers: The Last Knight movie.Continue reading »
As revealed by the Berlin Police Facebook page, Bumblebee and Barricade have been booked for failing to comply with traffic laws… well, the prop vehicles have, anyway. The vehicles were in the German city as part of promotion for the release of Transformers: The Last Knight next week, but were picked up on for multiple structural deficiencies.Continue reading »
Rumors posted by Weibo user “narrative”, previously known to have revealed large amounts of Masterpiece-related material including pictures of MP Hot Rod and MPM Bumblebee and Barricade, have been posted to actoys.net. They claim that MP-39 Sunstreaker will be followed by Masterpiece versions of Dinobot, Blaster, Trailbreaker, a two-pack of Autobot Mini-Cassettes, and Twincast; both Blaster and Twincast are said […]Continue reading »
Just in we have stock photos of the new “Reveal Your Shield” Optimus Prime, believed – but not confirmed – to be a Target exclusive. The toy is a redeco of the DOTM Voyager with Tech Spec-style patterns on the vehicle mode that can be decoded with the clear red weapons, and the photos were initially released through the Hasbro […]Continue reading »