Transformers Authentics Hit The Philippines

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Tim Hodge is a fan of trukks (munkys slightly less so) who has been with Transformers from the very beginning. He is a strong supporter of Aligned Noselessness and posts on the Allspark forums as Maruten.
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Ahead of their arrival on shelves in the US, Facebook group Cybertron Philippines has a sighting in that lucky region of the new Transformers Authentics line, and boy are they ever green! 

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TR Grotusque Finally on TRU.com… A Bit

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Tim

Tim Hodge is a fan of trukks (munkys slightly less so) who has been with Transformers from the very beginning. He is a strong supporter of Aligned Noselessness and posts on the Allspark forums as Maruten.
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Following in Arcee’s pink, blurry footsteps we finally have Deluxe Titans Return Grotusque, who was definitely not ever planned to be coming from some mythical new fan club, listed on ToysRUs.com with a discounted price of $19.99. Don’t rejoice just yet though! He is not currently available for purchase. 

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BBTS Sponsor News: One:12 Batman, TMNT, Predator, Transformers, DBZ, Street Fighter, Final Fantasy & More!

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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.
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Newsletter Dec 6, 2017   ONE:12 COLLECTIVE BATMAN TACTICAL BATSUIT Fueled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman’s selfless act, Bruce Wayne enlists newfound ally Diana Prince to face an even greater threat. Revealed for the first time in Justice League, the figure showcases the never-before-seen Tactical Batsuit with visible upgrades. FUNKO POP! GOD OF WAR Funko is […]

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Stretch Armstrong Stock Photos

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Tim Hodge is a fan of trukks (munkys slightly less so) who has been with Transformers from the very beginning. He is a strong supporter of Aligned Noselessness and posts on the Allspark forums as Maruten.
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Thanks to Adam Pawlus we have news that Hasbro has released stock images for their upcoming Stretch Armstrong and the Flex Fighters toyline! With a legacy stretching? reaching? dating back to 1976, this revival is big news for Hasbro with a lot of talent behind the Netflix relaunch.

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Power of the Primes Optimus Prime Video Review

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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.
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The review is in Chinese, but YouTuber Kevin Liu has posted a 15-minute in-hand look at Power of the Primes Optimus Prime detailing its look, transformation, and features, complete with comparisons. 

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Did Hasbro hide a pro-Trump message on a “black” Transformers toy?

The new Autobot Jazz toy in Hasbro’s just-released “Transformers: Power Of The Primes” toyline is the subject of sudden and unusual controversy today, as eagle-eyed Twitter users identified that four miniscule squiggles in the toy’s racing deco are actually “Cybertronian alphabet” characters–and they translate into something entirely unexpected and potentially troubling for a toy aimed at children worldwide.

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Power of the Primes Hits US Retail – In-Hand Images

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 Dake happened upon a cache of Power of the Primes Deluxes at US retail. Wave 1 Deluxes have been appearing in spottily around the country, appearing in the US before even the Asian market and three weeks ahead of schedule. Dake shared some quick photos from his haul with fresh unboxing photos and some interesting packaging details. 

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Hasbro Earns 100% Score as LGBTQ-Equality Workplace

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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.
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Hasbro was listed alongside 608 others like Target, Barnes and Noble, and Starbucks as 100%-scored “Best Places to Work” in the Human Rights Campaign’s 2018 Corporate Equality Index for LGBTQ workers. HRC is the largest advocacy organization for civil rights lobbying in the US, so the recognition is a notable one.

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TR Six Shot Reduced on Amazon

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Tim

Tim Hodge is a fan of trukks (munkys slightly less so) who has been with Transformers from the very beginning. He is a strong supporter of Aligned Noselessness and posts on the Allspark forums as Maruten.
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If you haven’t yet had a chance to undertake the the proper level of consultation re: your ninja requirements, now is the time. Amazon has Titans Return Six Shot reduced from $49.99 to $35.50 (the price of only, like, four shots). 

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HASCON 2019 Press Release Announcement with Details

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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

Shortly after releasing the announcement and sizzle reel for HASCON 2019 on Twitter, Hasbro broke a press release reflecting on the success of the HASCON 2017 experience and promising to deliver on that experience again on September 6-8, 2019 in Providence, Rhode Island. 

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