Allspark Interview with Hasbro Brand Team on Power of the Primes

Steve

Steve

Steve has been a member of the Allspark community since 2003. Spending part of his childhood abroad, he grew up watching a crazy combination of old and new cartoons like Beast Wars/Machines, Saint Seiya, various Gundam anime, Gargoyles, Dragon Ball Z, ThunderCats, Japan's Generation 1, Doug, and Batman Beyond to name a few.
Steve

Our reporters sat down with the Hasbro brand team during HASCON 2017 to talk about the direction for the Power of the Primes line. Highlights include a definitive answer on the final color of Swoop’s chest, a definitive answer to FIRRIB vs. RIRFIB, the definitive creation of Slash, and a less definitive answer on the future of Star Saber!

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Power of the Primes Dinobots, Leader Class Optimus, and Micronus images!

Official stock and packaging photos from Hasbro, now with shiny new resolution and clarity! For your delectation, here are Leader Class Evolution Optimus Prime, Dinobot Grimlock, Dinobot Swoop, Dinobot Slash, Dinobot Snarl, Dinobot Slug, Dinobot Sludge, and Micronus with Cloudburst.    

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Transformers: Earth Wars Predacons and Dinobots Game Model Images

Magellan

Magellan

Magellan Mulligan has been a fan of Transformers for nearly as long as he can remember. He started taking a serious interest in Transformers near the tail end of G2, but it was Beast Wars that truly solidified his love for the franchise. He's been part of the online fan community since the late 90's, but has made the Allspark his primary home for the last several years under the username Vexwing.
Magellan

Following their official reveal at HasCon, clean game model shots of the Predacons and Dinobots and their respective combined modes, Predaking and Volcanicus have appeared online.

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Official Art of Optimus Prime, Orion Pax, Cloudburst, and Slash!

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

Following the reveal of official art for the other five Dinobots by Facebook user Ben Lai, official renderings have surfaced for their final member Slash, Orion Pax and his evolution Optimus Prime, and Cloudburst, the Decoy suit (Pretender shell) form of Prime Master Micronus Prime. 

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Power of the Primes Dinobots Official Artwork

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

More than a foot! Thanks to Facebook user Ben Lai, we have the uncropped original versions of the Dinobot art used in the teaser images in the lead-up to HASCON. The five classic Dinobots who now form Volcanicus are featured in their dinosaur* forms in a pleasantly static and retro style, decorated with Prime Master symbols and missile trails. 

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Dinobot Combiner Volcanicus Prototype In-Hand Images from Ben’s World of Transformers

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

Benson Yee of BWTF.com snagged in-hand images of Volcanicus, the Power of the Primes Dinobot combiner, showing the combination scheme, hints of the articulation, and the new Power of the Primes combiner hands and feet in action!

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HASCON Transformers Brand Panel Recap

Jonesy

Jonesy

Luke Jones is a Transformers guy! Sometimes he calls himself "Dracula." It's because he thinks it's funny. He lives in Arkansas and likes cats, hiking, and Famicom.
Jonesy

Thanks to Allspark luminary and sage Randy Para, we have a photo gallery of all the slides Hasbro showed during its wildly successful and well-attended Transformers brand panel!*

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HASCON Transformers Case Photos – Dinobots and Optimus Prime, Prototypes and Unproduced, Final Titans Return and Movie Releases

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

The Transformers display cases at HASCON are a mix of new reveals from Power of the Primes, recent product from The Last Knight and Titans Return, and prototypes and unproduced redecos. See them all in Allspark legend Powered Convoy’s photos here!

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Dinobots Hasbro Stock Photos Accompany HASCON Reveals

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

Hasbro has released stock photography of the PotP Dinobots, including rookie Slash, as well as Optimus Prime / Orion Pax and Micronus Prime / Cloudburst. It seems like far more than a couple of hours we’ve been waiting for clear photos of these folks somehow!

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HASCON More than Meets the Eye Event (Power of the Primes Reveals) Panel Recording

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

Allspark user Sprocket streamed HASCON’s More than Meets the Eye panel live. (Warning: vertical video.) Check out the recording for insights into the design process and explanation of the new Power of the Primes reveals, like the new female Dinobot Slash!

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