Artwork Surfaces for Unused Generation 2 Designs – Quickswitch, Landcross, more

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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.
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The Facebook group “Generation 2 Transformers” has posted several images showing artwork for several unreleased Generation 2 concepts. Some have been seen before like the Stunticons, Protectobots, and others, but a few are surprising, like Quickswitch, members of the Landcross team, and more. Click through for a full gallery.

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Masterpiece Jazz Rumor DEBUNKED!!

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Tony

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Tony has been with the allspark since 2001 and a forum moderator since 2011.He's been a fan of Transformer since the mid 80's and is an obsessive troop builder.
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Yesterday, we at the Allspark as well as other online news outlets reported on a rumored MP Jazz figure that would be revealed at the upcoming Tokyo Toy Show. After further investigation and tips from fans on Facebook, we now have confirmation that this image was doctored with the Jazz portion added.  So, for all the Jazz fans that about passed […]

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RUMOR – Masterpiece Jazz to appear at Tokyo Toy Show?

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Chris

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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Take this tiny, grainy photo with a huge grain of salt, fans! An image possibly indicating a much-anticipated Masterpiece Jazz figure has been making the rounds, and we figured you might want to see it.

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Transformers: Earth Wars – Autobot Rollcall With Bonus Slug Spotlight

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Greg

Greg is the owner and operator of The Allspark website and social media. Since 1999, The Allspark has provided up to date news, information and discussion about Transformers, Comics, Video Games and everything in between.
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Lots of cool art and bios today from Space Ape games as we approach the ever closer launch date of Transformers: Earth Wars on mobile devices. I have to say, one of the most enjoyable aspects of this release is the heart felt dedication that the team over at Space Ape has about this game. We can’t wait to play […]

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New TakaraTomy Designer’s Review: AVVS05 Drift Origin vs. Jazz Battle Mode

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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,

While unfortunately the article is entirely in Japanese; it still offers some nice looks at these figures including close-ups of the new heads for those of us that may not have purchased them last year. Of note, a nice little diagram of Drift’s sword storage feature and some of the arm/shoulder engineering on Jazz. You can check out the TakaraTomy […]

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Figure King #213 Transformers High Res Scans

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News And Content at Allspark
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 Allspark has received the latest issue of Figure King magazine and scanned the Transformers related material for your viewing pleasure.  In regards to Transformers coverage we have several images of the upcoming MP-28 Hot Rodimus and MP-29 Laserwave.  In these photos we get a good look at each figures’ features as well as some details on their transformation. Also […]

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More TakaraTomy Transformers Photos from 55th All Japan Model & Hobby 2015 Show

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News And Content at Allspark
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.

Thanks to Autobase Aichi we now have some more photos of the Transformers and Diaclone Reboot figures on display at the 55th All Japan Model & Hobby 2015 Show.  In addition to Masterpiece Hot Rod and Shockwave (which these photos give us a good look at the backs of each figure), we have photos of the upcoming Legends, QTF, Adventure, […]

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Figure King #212 Hi-Res Transformers Scans – Dia Battles, Adventure, Legends, Masterpiece

Randy

News And Content at Allspark
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 Allspark has received the latest issue of Figure King magazine and provided the Transformers related scans for your viewing pleasure.  In this issue we get a two page spread on the new Diaclone Revival Dia Battles figure, a look at TAV29 Bumblebee Supreme Mode, TAV30 Battle Grimlock, TAV31 Black Shadow, TAV32 Rumble & Frenzy, TAVVS04 Sideswipe & Stepper, as […]

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TakaraTomy Adventure Jazz and Sideswipe

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Matt

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Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
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The Higekuma Toy Blog has updated with a pair of in-hand galleries featuring TakaraTomy’s TAV-22 and TAV-23, Sideswipe and Jazz. Sideswipe enjoys a more saturated plastic color and extra paint apps, while Jazz really shines with the increased color palate to break up the sea of white that hampered the Hasbro release. Read on for the pics.

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New Images of Transformers Adventure Jazz

Transformers designer Hisashi Yuki has tweeted out a small series of images for the upcoming Transformers Adventure Jazz figure From Takara Tomy. Although not terribly different from Hasbro’s Robots in Disguise release, the Adventure version does add a red stripe on each shoulder, blue on the forearms, black on the feet, and swaps the blue and the black on the […]

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Figure King 209 Transformers Scans – Unite Warriors Devastator, Exclusive Adventure Optimus Prime

Randy

News And Content at Allspark
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 Allspark has received the latest issue of Figure King magazine and provided the Transformers related scans for your viewing pleasure.  First up is Prime 1 Studio Nemesis Prime / Black Optimus bust.  Followed up by the TakaraTomy Exclusive TAV21 electronic Optimus Prime!  The magazine shows the multiple weapons included with the figure as well as the ability to store […]

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New Prototype Pictures of 3rd Party MP Jazz

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Tony

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Tony has been with the allspark since 2001 and a forum moderator since 2011.He's been a fan of Transformer since the mid 80's and is an obsessive troop builder.
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Transform Rollout has posted pictures on their Facebook page of their upcoming MP style Jazz.  He appears to be the same size as most of the other MP cars based off the comparison picture with MP Bumblebee. Join in the discussion of this figure here.

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TnR Shows Pics of TR-01, Resembling Jazz

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Galen has been a member of the Allspark staff since 2007, has a background in project management, and leads children's charity fundraising efforts in our fan community.
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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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Next Up From Prime 1 Studio: Masterline Jazz

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Matt

News and Content at Allspark
Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
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Official licensee Prime 1 Studio has been wowing us with the ultra-detailed collector’s statues of their Museum Masterline Series for some time now. Their latest teaser suggests their new release to be Transformers Movvie 2007 Jazz. This one is certainly going to be popular with fans of the character. Read on for the big pic.

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In-Hand Images of RID Warriors Sideswipe and Jazz

Matt

Matt

News and Content at Allspark
Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
Matt

Thanks once again to Oscar Fung, we have a nice gallery of in-hand photos of Robots In Disguise Warrior-Class Sideswipe and Jazz. While the paucity of paint apps may be a turn-off for some, the gallery showcases the unique aesthetic and dynamic poses that could make these releases very interesting in the hands of Takara Tomy.

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