Taiwan-based reviewer Kevin Liu has released a review of Power of the Primes Leader Class Rodimus Prime, including comparisons to Titans Return Hot Rod and others and all of Liu’s usual top-class videography, showing off some features hard to detect from still images.Continue reading »
Copper has been a fan of Transformers since age four, when she saw the 1986 movie on VHS and demanded to watch it again. You can find her on the forums (and elsewhere in the tubes) as Copper Bezel.
As the Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales fade into the mists of history, TFSource is opening clearance on a variety of items for the holiday! Meanwhile, new and recent preorders include Generation Toy Guardian, Fans Toys Rouge, Street Fighter 2 x Transformers, and the whole opening lineup of Power of the Primes from TakaraTomy for you variant packaging enthusiasts!Continue reading »
After a weekend of technical details, we returned to a short but interesting week. TakaraTomy has released stock images for the Power of the Primes lineup, with no sign of Legends branding – or any differences from the US releases. Meanwhile, Studio Series sees a gradual reveal and The Full Force interviews former Transformers Brand Manager Mark Weber.Continue reading »
The End of “Make Mine Takara”? Dengeki Hobby Solicits Unchanged TakaraTomy Releases for Power of the Primes
Dengeki Hobby has released a lengthy reveal on the opening waves of TakaraTomy’s Power of the Primes, and the surprising lack of surprises offers one more confirmation for rumors about TakaraTomy’s treatment of the upcoming line, which seems to be a straight import of Hasbro’s including names and decos – with a few tantalizing omissions.Continue reading »
Good morning, Secret Scouts! Bleeding Cool reports that none other than Dinosaucers is making a comic book return via publisher Lion Forge, written by none other than Michael Uslan, the cartoon’s original creator, and illustrated by Andrew Pepoy. We’re confident that someone, somewhere, certainly must have asked for this.Continue reading »
The Full Force Podcast, a show of all things GI Joe and Action Force, recently included an interview with Brand Manager Mark Weber, who also spent some time on the Transformers brand. Transformers at the Moon caught this story, including Weber’s creation of Combiner Wars and his original plan for what would come after the Prime Wars Trilogy.Continue reading »
HasbroToyShop is running a 12-day sales event during this last stretch of holiday shopping. Today’s deal is 30% off any one non-exclusive item in stock, meaning Transformers, Star Wars, Marvel, and My Little Pony items among others qualify (meaning, for instance, $105 for Titans Return Trypticon.)Continue reading »
Amazon.com has placed Titans Return Fortress Maximus on a one-day deal for $84.70, 44% off list price. If Machinima’s Titans Return has taught us anything, it’s that the solution is always another Titan, so if you’ve managed to hold off pulling the trigger on the original big guy so far, here’s one more challenge to your resolve!Continue reading »
TFSource Sponsor News! FT-19 Apache Instock, Takara/Tomy Power of Primes and FP Armor Preorders & More!
This week’s update from TFSource includes preorders on Power of the Primes And Street Fighter 2 x Transformers, Masterpiece Barricade and Dinobot, and newcomer Magic Square, plus Masterpiece Megatron and new items from Fans Toys, Iron Factory and others freshly in stock.Continue reading »
It’s a week of toy news and licensed oddities this time around at the Allspark. Video reviews have been surfacing for first-wave figures in every class of Power of the Primes, and unexpected partnerships have brought about some unexpected merchandise.Continue reading »