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.

Snake-Eyes goes Hollywood in planned G.I. Joe spinoff movie

Hasbro have announced a planned spinoff movie from their G.I. Joe film franchise, starring the highly trained special mission force’s fan favorite ninja-commando, Snake-Eyes. The black-clad breakout character, who never speaks or reveals his face, has appeared in every iteration of G.I. Joe since the Real American Hero franchise was revived with the Devil’s Due Publishing comics in 2001. The […]

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Russian McDonalds Ad Reveals New Cyberverse(?) Happy Meal Toys

A Russian McDonald’s has posted an advertisement revealing new My Little Pony and Transformers-themed Happy Meal toys! While the MLP figurines are based on the current “Cutie Mark Crew” sub-line, the Transformers figures – Funko POP!-esque figurines with oversized heads – all use the “evergreen” designs used in the upcoming Transformers: Cyberverse cartoon.

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Hasbro to Buy Power Rangers and Other Franchises from Saban Entertainment

Only a few short months after Hasbro Inc surprisingly took over the global Power Rangers toy license from Bandai America, the toy and entertainment giant announced today that they are now buying the popular superhero brand outright for $520 million, from its previous owners Saban Entertainment; other franchises such as Luna Petunia and Popples will also be acquired.

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“When I bring on the apocalypse, this will all be worth it…” – First Trailer for Machinima’s Power of the Primes Web Series Released!

Machinima have released the first trailer for their upcoming Power of the Primes webseries! Following on from the end of the Titans Return series, it seems that Power of the Primes will begin with Megatron, Windblade, Victorion and Perceptor on the run in a technological forest after the ancient villain Megatronus’s murder of Optimus Prime, where they are attacked by the Dinobots.

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Amazon Germany listings for Titan Master Optimus Primal and Toraizer

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 […]

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