G1 Hot Rod Reissue Finally Found In The U.S.!

After months of sightings of the reissue figures in Canada, we finally have our first Vintage G1 Hot Rod reissue found in the U.S.! Read on for more details!

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Walmart “Vintage” Starscream Reissue Available Online at Walmart.com

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: Vintage G1” reissue series has been appearing sporadically in stores, particularly in Canada, but Walmart.com has only now listed Starscream as available for order online. This is technically the second time the listing has appeared; Starscream was briefly listed and then quickly taken down in July  – and orders placed for the figure canceled.

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Reissue Minibots Spotted in Ontario!

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

Via Facebook, Allsparker Chris from Ottawa, Ontario has notified us that the Autobot Minibot reissues have struck. He’s provided photos of the carded figures as well as the receipt.

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G1 Starscream Reissue (and Possibly More) Coming to Walmart

Naas

Allspark forum user since 2010 under the name NotVeryKnightly. Interest in Transformers has mainly lied with the toys.

Walmart’s website has a listing for a G1 Starscream reissue, labelled as “Vintage G1” and depicted with the Megatron gun mode accessory from the Transformers Collection reissue. Robotkingdom has listings of similar reissues, also described as Walmart exclusives.

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Power of the Primes Deluxe Wave 3 Spotted at US Retail

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

The third wave of Power of the Primes‘ deluxe class has begun to circulate at US retail. Collectors may want to begin their toy hunt at Walmart stores, since these particular Terrorcons have been spotted causing mayhem in the Northeast!

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Official Stock Photos of Wal-Mart Exclusive Reissue G1 Hot Rod Surface on Walmart.com

Some 15 years after the TRU Commemorative Series release of Rodimus Major, the first US-released reissue of the Generation 1 Hot Rod figure, comes a somewhat unexpected new reissue of the Autobot cavalier. First discovered on Robotkingdom.com, the Walmart exclusive reissue bearing the Hot Rod name is currently up on Walmart.com with clear stock photos, albeit without a listed price.

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RobotKingdom Listing Preorders for a Walmart Exclusive Reissue of G1 Hot Rod!

A recent listing on RobotKingdom has popped up for a Walmart exclusive reissue of G1 Autobot Hot Rod. This once and (sometimes) future Prime has, due to trademark loss, been known as everything from Rodimus Major, to Rodimus Minor, to just plain Rodimus. But now the Autobot Cavalier and “turbo-revving young punk” returns under his own name.

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Power of the Primes Wave 2 on Discount at Walmart

LS

LS

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

We have received various reports of individual Walmart stores in the United States discounting figures from wave 2 of Power of the Primes. Legends Class Battleslash, Roadtrap, and Tailgate have been reported at $2.50, Voyager Class Elita-1 and Hun-Gurrr have been reported at $17.00, and Leader Class Rodimus Unicronus has been reported at $30.

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Robots in Disguise Warrior Class Thermidor and Bludgeon Sighted at U.S. Retail

LS

LS

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

The hotly-anticipated Thermidor and Bludgeon, the final new Warrior Class figures of the Robots in Disguise toyline, have proven hard to acquire. No sightings have been reported at brick and mortar stores in the United States until this week; Allsparker M Sipher has acquired both of the duo at a Walmart in San Diego, California.

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Stock Photos of Power of the Primes Moonracer

LS

LS

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

Via Walmart.com, we now have stock photos of the Deluxe Class Moonracer figure from the upcoming second wave of Power of the Primes.

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