Botcon 97 Packrat Retro Gallery and Review!

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Jason (Onyx Minor) has been a contributor of News and Content since 2007.He is a fan of beast modes, multilingualism and Jammie Dodgers.

Taking the goods from the Allspark Studios (and ultimately the credit for this photoshoot too) is long time Botcon repaint, Packrat!  Will he be content to bask in the Divine Light of our studio, or will he secretly stash some of our nerd trophies on the way out?  Tune in after the break to see what happens!

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Best Of Botcon: The Japanese Perspective

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MrBlud is one of the "highly esteemed" moderators of Transformers Discussion and the Convention forum here on the Allspark. He also occasionally helps post news articles. He likes both the robots and the ponies and would probably cop to liking G.I Joe too if you corner him,

The Japanese Perspective was, for my money, one of the most informative panels of the entire Convention. It was run by Andrew Hall, Hayato Sakamoto and Jim Sorenson. The panel was broken down into three major areas and we’ll cover each below. The first part was a look at different Japanese Transformers artists. The first one was Kei Zama. They […]

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BotCon 2015 Souvenirs Available at Club Store

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

The folks at Fun Publications have sent out an email letting members of the Official Transformers Collectors’ Club know that the BotCon 2015 souvenirs and box sets are now available for purchase at the Club Store!  Check out what’s available by clicking Read More…

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Best of Botcon: Birth of the Transformers

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Galen has been a member of the Allspark staff since 2007.
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It’s time for another breakdown of a highlight from last weekend’s Botcon 2015!  One of the great panels was “Birth of the Transformers” featuring Kojin Ono and his original designs of Diaclone toys, from even before Hasbro partnered with Takara to use many of those designs and make Transformers.  Who was the first Transforming car robot toy ever designed?  Who […]

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Transformers Hall of Fame Class of 2015 Video

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Randy has been a member of the Allspark since 2002 and a member of the News and Content Team since 2007.Little known secret, his favorite Transformer is Skywarp.

Check out the video Hasbro made for their 2015 Hall of Fame inductees featuring Frank Welker as Megatron!

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Best of BotCon: New Generations In-Depth

Callum

Callum

Callum somehow managed to avoid Transformers during his actual childhood, but then the live-action films piqued his interest, Animated suckered him in, and IDW's comics made sure he stuck around.
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This year’s Hasbro product preview panel at BotCon brought a veritable tidal wave of new toy reveals, with essentially three waves worth of figures unveiled. Now that all is said and done, we’re taking a detailed look back at what was revealed, and what might be to come.

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Allspark Interviews Hasbro Brand Team at Botcon

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Galen

Galen has been a member of the Allspark staff since 2007.
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Below is the transcription of my interview with John, Jerry, and Ben from the Hasbro Design and Marketing team.  Read on for the full interview!

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Frank Welker Panel LIVE Coverage

Callum

Callum

Callum somehow managed to avoid Transformers during his actual childhood, but then the live-action films piqued his interest, Animated suckered him in, and IDW's comics made sure he stuck around.
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