Our NYCC 2017 Interview with John Warden, Design Manager

Copper

Copper

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.
Copper

During NYCC 2017, Allspark reporter Patrick spoke to John Warden, Design Manager for the Transformers brand. We reported on the reveal highlights here, but the interview also included some details and perspective on the process, planning, and decision-making for the Generations line, from target audiences to release order to foil stickers.

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TakaraTomy Designer Hiroya Onishi Interview

LS

LS

While not on active duty for S.H.I.E.L.D., LS can be found moonlighting for the Allspark.
LS

Japanese business news site Diamond has conducted an interview with TakaraTomy employee Hiroya Onishi, designer of Masterpiece MPM-03 Bumblebee. If you can read Japanese, then you can enjoy the interview here.

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Takara Tomy Designer Interview – Onishi Yuuya

In the latest PLANETS Newsletter from Nicovideo.jp user Daily Planet Development Committee, Transformers fans get an interview with Takara Tomy designer Onishi Yuuya. Throughout the interview, the many toys that Yuuya has designed are brought into the spotlight, including Transformers: Age of Extinction Drift, Generations Legends Starscream, and the upcoming Generations Brainstorm (with new images)! The images included with the interview […]

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Takara Tomy Designer Q&A – AD-27 Bumblebee

Takara Tomy have updated their Transformers site with an interview with the lead designer on the AD-27 Bumblebee toy. AD-27  is the new modern Camaro Bumblebee with the shuriken weapons that has been released by Hasbro in the TRU exclusive Evolutions 2-pack as well as in the third wave of Transformers: Age of Extinction Deluxe Class figures. Scroll through the […]

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Takara Tomy Design Team Interview – MP-24 Star Saber

Takara Tomy have just updated their website with an interview conducted with Hisashi Yuki and the design team of the upcoming Masterpiece MP-24 Star Saber. This interview gives fans an amazing look into the design process of the figure, including images of concept art, engineering blueprints, and computer modeling! In the interview, they discuss things like choosing the desired size […]

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