Did Hasbro hide a pro-Trump message on a “black” Transformers toy?

The new Autobot Jazz toy in Hasbro’s just-released “Transformers: Power Of The Primes” toyline is the subject of sudden and unusual controversy today, as eagle-eyed Twitter users identified that four miniscule squiggles in the toy’s racing deco are actually “Cybertronian alphabet” characters–and they translate into something entirely unexpected and potentially troubling for a toy aimed at children worldwide.

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Allspark List Wars 002: 14 Wackiest Transformers Repaints

Optimus Prime by Andy Warhol

Welcome back to ALLSPARK LIST WARS! This week, we’re presenting a countdown of the wackiest repaints in Transformers history. Repaints, redecos, and remolds have been part of the Transformers brand since before there WAS a Transformers brand, when the original Diaclone Car Robot Countach was released in both red and Police decos. Later, Hasbro and Takara repainted existing toys to give […]

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Next Transformers Movie Title & Optimus Prime Revealed

The official Transformers Movie Facebook page has been updated with two significant images, both purportedly related to the upcoming fifth big-screen Transformers adventure! The first is a logo for the movie, now titled “Transformers: The Last Knight,” and the second is a close-up of a redesigned, battle-scarred, purple-eyed, but still be-faceplated Optimus Prime. The page invites readers to follow “the official Instagram […]

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Phishing Alert: Sites spoofing Allspark.com content

We have recently learned of a site re-hosting content from the Allspark.com homepage and web forums, at a .org domain. Please be aware that The Allspark is not associated with this site in any way. Sites like this may be attempting to collect Allspark members’ personal information under false pretenses. These sites may also contain malicious code or viruses that […]

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MP-27 Masterpiece Ironhide Revealed at Tokyo Toy Show!

Big, red news from the Tokyo Toy Show: TakaraTomy’s MP-27 will be Generation 1 Ironhide! Sporting a battle platform, a plethora of weapons, and two interchangeable faces (for those keeping count, that’s two more faces than the original toy had), this Masterpiece will tower over Bumblebee and will follow Road Rage into your favorite Japanese toy store soon! See more pictures […]

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Transformers: Legends Game Event “Rules of Disengagement” Now Live!

The latest event in DeNA’s Transformers: Legends mobile game has arrived! Check out “Rules of Disengagement” on your favorite Android or iSomething mobile device. Aboard a dimly lit DECEPTICON spacecraft, TARN turns to KAON and asks for a situation update. KAON reports that everything is going to plan, and that they should be close to their targets soon. The leader […]

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