FansToys shows off FT-08 Grinder concept art

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Third party toymaker FansToys have revealed line art for their upcoming figure FT-08 Grinder, their homage to Dinobot leader Grimlock. Grinder is the fifth figure in their popular Iron Dibots series, joining Sever, Scoria, Soar, and the upcoming Stomp to round out the Dibots quintet.

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Planet X Quirinus – Your Fall Of Cybertron Slag

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Third party group Planet X have updated their Facebook page to show off a full-color prototype of their upcoming Quirinus, an homage to Fall Of Cybertron Slag. This first gallery focuses on showing off all that the robot mode and its plethora of accessories is all about. No alt mode pics yet. Read on for the pics.

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TFsource Weekly SourceNews! Combiner Wars Wave 3, Warbotron, Unique Toys Ordin and More!

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Chris Patrick (Random Items) is a fan of all things vintage and retro, with a particular fondness for 1980s robots, classic video games, and anything that blends those two things.

Chris joined the Allspark community in 2002 and has been a member of the News and Content team since 2014.
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Monday morning means it’s time for SourceNews, your weekly TFSource newsletter highlighting the week’s newest in-stock, restock, and pre-order items!

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Maketoys Reveals Several Upcoming Products and Updates

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Third-party manufacturer Maketoys has revealed several new upcoming projects!  First is a colored test shot of their upcoming Cupola figure (resembling Chromedome).  Expected in July, Cupola is the first figure in their Re:Master Series that also includes Gundog (resembling Hound) and Hellfire (resembling Inferno).  Next is the reveal of a new member of the RE:Masters line, Visualizers (resembling Reflector).  Finally […]

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Xtransbots Shares MM-VIII Arkose Test Shots

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Xtransbots updated their Facebook page with a lot of photos of the test shot for MM-VIII Arkose, which resembles Beachcomber.  Read on for the images and links!

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TnR Shows Pics of TR-01, Resembling Jazz

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Transform & Rollout (TnR), a third-party company, has shown pictures of its upcoming TR-01 which closely resembles Jazz.  There’s no further info about the figure, but we know it’s expected to come out later this year, and Big Bad Toystore (BBTS) has a preorder page for it.  Read on for the links, pics, and discussion thread!

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Beelzeboss Studios to release Upgrade Kit for Chromia and Arcee

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In other news posted on Weibo.com, Beelzeboss Studios is releasing a weapons upgrade kit which they are calling their Iron Lady set.  It is designed to go with Hasbro’s Chromia and Arcee figures and includes an blue ax and dagger which combine together into a single double-sided weapon as well as a shield.  There is also a red sword and […]

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Unique Toys Y-02 Runman Shown

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The pictures are clear.  There is no Blurr in them.  Definitely not any Blurr anywhere here!  Unique Toys Y-02 Runman pictures appeared on Weibo.com.  The figure is shown as gray protoype, along with a Targetmaster partner.  No other details available at this time, but read on for the pictures.

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Perfect Effect MP Star Saber Upgrade Set

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Third party group Perfect Effect have previewed their newest offering, an upgrade set for MP-24 Star Saber. The set features a slightly better rendering of the Brain of Courage mini-figure and a pair of replacement (metal?) blades for the sword accessory. Is this a must-get, or are they just guiding the lily? Pics after the jump.

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Unique Toys Third Party Abominus Update: Hagen and Seigfreid

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Third party manufacturer Unique Toys have shared a pair of updates for the Abominus homage. Their take on Cutthroat, named Hagen, and their Hun-gurr, named Seigfreid, have been shared via their Weibo account. Seigfreid boasts an improsive amount of articulation and Hagen wears his color scheme well, but are you as interested in these releases with Hasbro beginning to satisfy […]

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