Search News
News Category



News Title


AND       OR

News Text




Search Results
18223 News stories found
912 Pages of stories
1     2     3     4     5     6     7     8     9     10    11    12    13    14    15    16    17    18    19    20    21    22    23    24    25    26    27    28    29    30    31    32    33    34    35    36    37    38    39    40    41    42    43    44    45    46    47    48    49    50    51    52    53    54    55    56    57    58    59    60    61    62    63    64    65    66    67    68    69    70    71    72    73    74    75    76    77    78    79    80    81    82    83    84    85    86    87    88    89    90    91    92    93    94    95    96    97    98    99    100  101  102  103  104  105  106  107  108  109  110  111  112  113  114  115  116  117  118  119  120  121  122  123  124  125  126  127  128  129  130  131  132  133  134  135  136  137  138  139  140  141  142  143  144  145  146  147  148  149  150  151  152  153  154  155  156  157  158  159  160  161  162  163  164  165  166  167  168  169  170  171  172  173  174  175  176  177  178  179  180  181  182  183  184  185  186  187  188  189  190  191  192  193  194  195  196  197  198  199  200  201  202  203  204  205  206  207  208  209  210  211  212  213  214  215  216  217  218  219  220  221  222  223  224  225  226  227  228  229  230  231  232  233  234  235  236  237  238  239  240  241  242  243  244  245  246  247  248  249  250  251  252  253  254  255  256  257  258  259  260  261  262  263  264  265  266  267  268  269  270  271  272  273  274  275  276  277  278  279  280  281  282  283  284  285  286  287  288  289  290  291  292  293  294  295  296  297  298  299  300  301  302  303  304  305  306  307  308  309  310  311  312  313  314  315  316  317  318  319  320  321  322  323  324  325  326  327  328  329  330  331  332  333  334  335  336  337  338  339  340  341  342  343  344  345  346  347  348  349  350  351  352  353  354  355  356  357  358  359  360  361  362  363  364  365  366  367  368  369  370  371  372  373  374  375  376  377  378  379  380  381  382  383  384  385  386  387  388  389  390  391  392  393  394  395  396  397  398  399  400  401  402  403  404  405  406  407  408  409  410  411  412  413  414  415  416  417  418  419  420  421  422  423  424  425  426  427  428  429  430  431  432  433  434  435  436  437  438  439  440  441  442  443  444  445  446  447  448  449  450  451  452  453  454  455  456  457  458  459  460  461  462  463  464  465  466  467  468  469  470  471  472  473  474  475  476  477  478  479  480  481  482  483  484  485  486  487  488  489  490  491  492  493  494  495  496  497  498  499  500  501  502  503  504  505  506  507  508  509  510  511  512  513  514  515  516  517  518  519  520  521  522  523  524  525  526  527  528  529  530  531  532  533  534  535  536  537  538  539  540  541  542  543  544  545  546  547  548  549  550  551  552  553  554  555  556  557  558  559  560  561  562  563  564  565  566  567  568  569  570  571  572  573  574  575  576  577  578  579  580  581  582  583  584  585  586  587  588  589  590  591  592  593  594  595  596  597  598  599  600  601  602  603  604  605  606  607  608  609  610  611  612  613  614  615  616  617  618  619  620  621  622  623  624  625  626  627  628  629  630  631  632  633  634  635  636  637  638  639  640  641  642  643  644  645  646  647  648  649  650  651  652  653  654  655  656  657  658  659  660  661  662  663  664  665  666  667  668  669  670  671  672  673  674  675  676  677  678  679  680  681  682  683  684  685  686  687  688  689  690  691  692  693  694  695  696  697  698  699  700  701  702  703  704  705  706  707  708  709  710  711  712  713  714  715  716  717  718  719  720  721  722  723  724  725  726  727  728  729  730  731  732  733  734  735  736  737  738  739  740  741  742  743  744  745  746  747  748  749  750  751  752  753  754  755  756  757  758  759  760  761  762  763  764  765  766  767  768  769  770  771  772  773  774  775  776  777  778  779  780  781  782  783  784  785  786  787  788  789  790  791  792  793  794  795  796  797  798  799  800  801  802  803  804  805  806  807  808  809  810  811  812  813  814  815  816  817  818  819  820  821  822  823  824  825  826  827  828  829  830  831  832  833  834  835  836  837  838  839  840  841  842  843  844  845  846  847  848  849  850  851  852  853  854  855  856  857  858  859  860  861  862  863  864  865  866  867  868  869  870  871  872  873  874  875  876  877  878  879  880  881  882  883  884  885  886  887  888  889  890  891  892  893  894  895  896  897  898  899  900  901  902  903  904  905  906  907  908  909  910  911  912 
Generations Sandstorm In-Hand Images
Posted by News Fetcher on June 14 '13 at 10:32 AM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
Sponsors Robot Kingdom have added more images of Generations Voyager Sandstorm to their Facebook page. These new images show Sandstorm in all his modes out of package, and he looks very sharp as expected. He's a remold of the new Generations Voyager Springer (on shelves now!) but he's such an extensive remold that he is, effectively, a complete new toy. Check out the images at the link above or mirrored with this post.

Read Replies (0)
Michael Bay Explains The Transformers 4 Texas Set Fire
Posted by News Fetcher on June 14 '13 at 10:15 AM
By NIBMRatchet from TFW2005:
Yesterday, we heard an unfortunate news of a fire breakout on a Transformers 4 Set in Texas. Many rumors sprang out of it, including one mentioning that this will delay the Principal Photography of Transformers 4.

Director Michael Bay stopped by his site to make an Official Statement regarding what happened:

"Shooting of Transformers 4 is going great with Wahlberg and the new cast. We are having a great time in Texas.

I’m reading how the news makes everything more dramatic than real life. I guess the truth was just too unexciting. Yes there was a small smoldering fire at a house and no, no one was injured during the fire. And no, no one “just narrowly escaped” as the news dramatically states. A crew member though twisted his ankle after falling in a gopher hole on the ranch.

The fire was put out in a brief 15 minutes by a great fire crew on set. It was an attic fire and cause is unknown. No we were not shooting in the attic, we were shooting outside on the ranch.

Michael"


Read Replies (0)
Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Episode 11 Persuasion Synopsis
Posted by News Fetcher on June 14 '13 at 08:45 AM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
Zap2it has updated with a synopsis of episode 11 of Transformers Prime Beast Hunters, Persuasion. There's a promise of a long-awaited confrontation between two powerful warriors, and a moment which sounds like it will call back to two character's rivalries from the original Marvel Transformers comics. Highlight the text below to see the synopsis:

Megatron appeals to Ratchet; Optimus takes on the Predacon.

Transformers Prime Beast Hunters will return on June 28, 2013 with Evolution, the ninth episode of this season. Persuasion will air on July 12, 2013.

Read Replies (0)
TFcon attendee exclusives revealed: Project Z and Prototype X
Posted by News Fetcher on June 14 '13 at 07:45 AM
By Super_Megatron from TFW2005:
2 attendee exclusives will be offered at TFcon this year; Project Z and Prototype X. Repaints of the Demolition Crue from Mech Ideas, 250 of each figure will be available at both TFcon and Auto Assembly this year. These figures will be available to premium weekend ticket holders at registration on the Friday night, with any remaining figures sold starting Saturday morning to all attendees.

TFcon, the world's largest fan-run Transformers convention will take place July 26th to 28th, 2013 in Toronto, Ontario at the Delta Meadowvale Resort and Conference Centre. You can pre-register online for TFcon 2013 via this link for the exclusives VAN GUARDIAN and ROSWELL.

TFcon 2013 features Canada's largest dealer room for Transformers merchandise, question and answer panels and autograph sessions with many special guests including Transformers voice actors Jack Angel the voice of Astrotrain, Breakdown, Cyclonus, Omega Supreme, Ramjet, Smokescreen and Ultra Magnus in the Generation 1 cartoon plus Dick Gautier the voice of Rodimus Prime, in addition to Venus Terzo the voice of Blackarachnia in Beast Wars and Beast Machines, and Transformers comic book writer James Roberts, Transformers comic book artists Livio Ramondelli and Josh Perez with more to be announced. The TFcon 2013 hotel block is still available.

Read Replies (0)
IDW Comics Solicitations for September 2013
Posted by News Fetcher on June 14 '13 at 04:30 AM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
Comics Continuum has posted the solicits for IDW's Transformers comics arriving in September 2013. September brings us a whole lot of comics including More than Meets the Eye #21 and Robots in Disguise #21, Regeneration One #0, Beast Hunters #5, Monstrosity (print version) #4, plus collected editions Robots in Disguise Volume 4, Transformers Classics Volume 6 and also a Transformers Prime Beast Hunters Volume 1, which we take to be a collection of captures from the TV show.

Read on for the full solicits and check out the covers of all these lovely new comics attached!

Read Replies (0)
Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #21 Animated Variant in September
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 10:00 PM
By Shin Densetsu from TFW2005:
In September, IDW will be releasing cover variants drawn in an animated style. Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #21 is one of these issues. It features Rodimus drawn by Andy Suriano.

Here's the press release:

This September, IDW Gets Animated!

Prepare for your favorite IDW comics to get a little more animated than usual this September! All month long, IDW will be publishing special “IDW GETS ANIMATED” variant covers rendered in vein of classic cartoons! Ever wondered what The X-Files’ Mulder and Scully would look like as colorful, hijinks-having monster chasers? Ever wanted to see the mighty Judge Dredd as a rubber-jointed 70’s warrior? OF COURSE YOU HAVE!

Luckily for you, intrepid reader, so have we! This September only, eager fans will be able to find the following titles with special “IDW GETS ANIMATED” variant covers:

While the content of the books will be the same, these variant covers are going to be a vivid blast of cartoon madness. It’s going to be a fun month to say the least, so fans are urged to drop their local comic shop a line and reserve their copies now!

Read on to check out the variant cover!

Read Replies (0)
Generations Voyager Sandstorm In Package Pictures and Bio
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 09:45 PM
By ORIO from TFW2005:
Robot Kingdom has updated their Facebook page with new in package photos of the upcoming and anticipated voyager Generations Sandstorm. Shown in these pics are shots of the toy in package from several angles. We also get our first glimpse at the character's bio. This figure is an extensive remold of Generations Springer and is due for release in July.

Check out all of the images by clicking the title bar or visiting the link above.

Read Replies (0)
Generations Sandstorm In Package
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 09:45 PM
By Shin Densetsu from TFW2005:
Site sponsor Robotkingdom.com has updated their Facebook page with packaging images of 1 of the more extensive retooled figures we've seen this year, Generations Sandstorm! They actually have this figure in-stock and ready to ship, so it might not be too much longer before we see this at US retail. To wet your appetite further, here's the character bio:

SANDSTORM lives for action. His only real fear is a fear of boredom. As a result, he takes unnecessary risks, both in combat and out - risks that can sometimes threaten the success of his missions. He lives fast, loud, and dangerously - traits that make him fun to hang out with most of the time. But his fellow AUTOBOTS are getting a little sick of his habit of giving away his position to the DECEPTICONS just so he has the opportunity to enjoy a fight.

Read on to check out Sandstorm in-package!

Read Replies (0)
More Than Meets The Eye Variant Cartoon Cover In September
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 09:30 PM
By ORIO from TFW2005:
IDW Publishing will be going animation crazy this coming September. More Than Meet's The Eye will be one of several books offered from IDW in September which will feature a cartoon inspired variant cover. More Than Meet's The Eye #21's cover will feature Rodimus in the art style of Samurai Jack. From IDW's website:

Prepare for your favorite IDW comics to get a little more animated than usual this September! All month long, IDW will be publishing special "IDW GETS ANIMATED" variant covers rendered in vein of classic cartoons! Ever wondered what The X-Files' Mulder and Scully would look like as colorful, hijinks-having monster chasers? Ever wanted to see the mighty Judge Dredd as a rubber-jointed 70's warrior? OF COURSE YOU HAVE!

Luckily for you, intrepid reader, so have we! This September only, eager fans will be able to find the following titles with special "IDW GETS ANIMATED" variant covers:

While the content of the books will be the same, these variant covers are going to be a vivid blast of cartoon madness. It's going to be a fun month to say the least, so fans are urged to drop their local comic shop a line and reserve their copies now!


Click on the link above or the image to the left to check out the cover.

Read Replies (0)
Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #21 Animated Variant
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 09:15 PM
By Shin Densetsu from TFW2005:
In September, IDW will be releasing cover variants drawn in an animated style. Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #21 is one of these issues. It features Rodimus drawn by Andy Suriano.

Here's the press release:

This September, IDW Gets Animated!

Prepare for your favorite IDW comics to get a little more animated than usual this September! All month long, IDW will be publishing special “IDW GETS ANIMATED” variant covers rendered in vein of classic cartoons! Ever wondered what The X-Files’ Mulder and Scully would look like as colorful, hijinks-having monster chasers? Ever wanted to see the mighty Judge Dredd as a rubber-jointed 70’s warrior? OF COURSE YOU HAVE!

Luckily for you, intrepid reader, so have we! This September only, eager fans will be able to find the following titles with special “IDW GETS ANIMATED” variant covers:

While the content of the books will be the same, these variant covers are going to be a vivid blast of cartoon madness. It’s going to be a fun month to say the least, so fans are urged to drop their local comic shop a line and reserve their copies now!

Read on to check out the variant cover!

Read Replies (0)
Transformers 4 Filming - Mysterious Dodge Challenger
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 06:46 PM
By NIBMRatchet from TFW2005:
Quite a lot of Transformers 4 Principal Photography images and information are coming in from Texas. On this piece of news, a mysterious new Dodge Challenger has been spotted. Apparently, the car is very noticeable in contrast with the other vehicles on the set.

KXAN writes:
"A silver Dodge Challenger can be seen in the middle of West Second Street. Some Taylor residents were surprised that the movie was filming in their hometown."

We'll keep you updated as more info turns up. If you have cool Images, Information and Videos from the Transformers 4 filming, share with us and we'll share it with the world. To all our members: Thank you very much for the awesome material you bring in. Keep 'em coming.

Read Replies (0)
Transformers Legends Game Heavy Metal War Part 1 Event
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 01:15 PM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
Transformers superfan Ben Yee of BWTF has posted some news on the next event for the Transformers Legends Mobile Game from Mobage. The event is named Heavy Metal War, Part 1 and begins today at 5pm and runs through June 20th. This event is based on the classic Generation 1 cartoon episode of the same name, with the premise being that while Megatron and Optimus Prime duel for the fate of the Autobot base, the Constructicons Long Haul, Hook and Bonecrusher launch a covert assault on Telertraan I. This time out though it's not Dinobots in their way but Autobots Ironhide, Wheeljack, Ratchet and Brawn.

Presumably those are the new episode cards and the bosses - and with the event being based on Heavy Metal War, could we be seeing the gigantic Decepticon combiner Devastator soon?

Check out the original report at BWTF.

Read Replies (0)
Transformers Go! Happy Meal Promotion 21 & 28 June 2013
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 01:00 PM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
McDonalds' Japanese branch has updated their website with details of their upcoming Transformers Go! Happy Meal (called Happy Set in Japan) promotion. The promotion we assume is running under the Transformers Go! banner as that is the current incarnation of the Transformers Prime series in Japan, but these promo toys are very much Transformers Prime based. There's four versions - the first two, released on 21 June 2013, feature Optimus Prime with sword slash action and Megatron with missile shooting action. On 28 June 2013 Bumblebee with punching action and Bulkhead with missile shooting action will also be released. Check out some small pictures of all four promotional toys attached to this post.

Read Replies (0)
Transformers Generations Japan and Transformers Go! New Releases Information
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 12:45 PM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
News is starting to reach us from the Tokyo Toy Show! Images of a distributor's catalog have been shared, showing images of Transformers Go!, Transformers Generations and more! In brief the most exciting nuggets of news are:

Generations Japan

Transformers Generations TG-26 Goldbug - Japan release of Hasbro IDW Deluxe Bumblebee, gold shiny finish and blue head!

TG-27 is a two pack of Hoist and Trailcutter. This set and TG-26 Goldbug are due in November

TG-28 is a four pack of Legends Class Megatron with Chop Shop and Starscream with Waspinator. Due in December.

TG-29, also due in December, will be the Japanese release of Generations Sandstorm

TG-23 Metroplex will feature a chrome face. In his battlestation mode, the large ramps will be left white, like the Generation 1 version.

Transformers Go!

G-06 Hunter Smokescreen will be show accurate

G19 Hunter Ratchet will be green, like Movie series Ratchet.

G09 Goradora / Go! Abominus giftset is revealed. All five Predacons who make up Beast Hunters Abominus are redecoed - Hun-Gurrr is orange and black, Windrazor is grey and blue, Twinstrike is green, Blight is red and white, and Rippersnapper is purple

Giftsets of the Go! Samurai and Shinobi (formerly ninja) teams will be released in October. They will only be giftpacks - not redecoed.

The Samurai team will also get Bot Shots toys of a fashion in the BeCool line.

Dragotron Final Form - Japanese release of Beast Hunters Ultimate Predaking. Will feature a red deco resembling Beast Wars Transmetal II Dragon Megatron. See picture at left, taken from @gadepon's Twitter feed.

And lastly!

< article continued at TFW2005 >

Read Replies (0)
Beast Hunters Sharkticon Megatron In-Hand Images
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 12:16 PM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
2005 Boards member xe07 has kindly shared with us a nice look at Beast Hunters Sharkticon Megatron. A few key things to note on this one is that there seems to have been a miscommunication between the packaging guys and the ones writing the instructions - while the packaging calls him Megatron and has him wielding the awesomely named Tartarex Warp Sword, the story chapter and instructions refer to Megatron as Sharkticon Megatron, and his weapon as the Sharktooth Spear. In addition Megatron features a new faction sigil shown only on the toy, packaging and instructions use the vanilla Decepticon logo.

The instructions do reveal two new bits of information to us - the black redeco of Beast Hunters Bumblebee will be named Night Shadow Bumblebee, and more importantly, the sequel to the Transformers Exiles novel will be Transformers Retribution, coming in Fall 2013!

Read Replies (0)
Masterpiece Tiger Track Availability and Bio Details
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 11:45 AM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
The Takara-Tomy Mall has updated with news on the availability of the Tokyo Toy Show Masterpiece Tiger Track. Unlike past Tokyo Toy Show exclusives from Takara-Tomy, this one won't necessarily be available at the Tokyo Toy Show, and instead will be preordered there, with the possibility of a lottery drawing if more people want to purchase Tiger Track than available toys allows. Here are the full details, with translation provided to us by Griffin-of-oz:

Due to limited quantities, it will be a reservation lottery.
Obtain reservation/entry on the 17th (Monday) and 18th June (Tuesday), from 10am each day.
Limit one reservation per person.
If there are less reservations placed than toys, everyone gets one. If there are more reservations than toys, it comes down to a random lottery.
Winners will then be contacted by the email they provided on the reservation. Toys will then be shipped out late June. Price 6,000 yen (about $64) - Cash on delivery only.

It is worth noting that a portion of Tiger Track may be held back from this drawing, given the numbers already being offered through online retailers and the fact that in-hand pictures are circulating.

On a related note, the linked page also has a few lines by way of a bio for Masterpiece Tiger Track:

Autobot warrior Tiger Track

Transforms from robot into a Lamborghini Countach LP500S.

A cool-headed hunter, who is good at fighting without being detected by the enemy, and is held in high regard by his commander, Convoy.
Includes gun and missile launcher, plus black version pile drivers.


Read Replies (0)
Transformers Go! Animation Trailer and Details
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 11:15 AM
By Sol Fury from TFW2005:
Takara-tomy have uploaded a trailer for Transformers Go! on to their Youtube channel. The preview shows a brief clip of Kenzan racing into action and transforming - in Feudal Japan, no less! The clip demonstrates that the animation will be a hybrid of styles, combining cel animation with CG robots, and combining the detailed Japanese stock transformation style with the on-the-fly style used in Transformers Prime.

Also of interest is that there are some brief snippets of character bio (in Japanese). The combined modes are named GouKenzan, GouJinbu and GouGanoh based on which one out of Kenzan, Jinbu and Ganoh forms the upper body. In the footage Jinbu can also be heard describing himself as possessing advanced speed or agility, and Ganoh boasts that his power is "number one". Although not confirmed in the video, this fan would expect that these attributes carry over to the respective combined forms.

Check out the video clip below - and it might also be worth noting that there will also apparently be a McDonalds Happy Meal special DVD.



Read Replies (0)
Diamond Comics Shipping List for June 19th
Posted by News Fetcher on June 13 '13 at 06:30 AM
By ORIO from TFW2005:
D-Drive has been gracious enough to share with us next weeks Diamond Comics Shipping list. One tap next week for comics featuring our favorite Robots In Disguise:

TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS EYE #18 (also shipping 1-in-10 incentive cover)

(W) James Roberts (A) Alex Milne (CA) Alex Milne, Sean Chen
"DON'T LET THEM TAKE SKIDS!" The crew of the Lost Light left CYBERTRON before they could hear those words-part of a message from the future warning of terror and catastrophe and a threat to the entire Cybertronian race. Can the AUTOBOTS do anything to stop the beginning of the end?
Ships with 2 covers in a 1-to-1 ratio, 1 by Alex Milne and 1 by Sean Chen.


TRANSFORMERS MONSTROSITY #1 (OF 4)

(W) Chris Metzen, Flint Dille (A/CA) Livio Ramondelli
MEGATRON'S DESCENT! In the early days of the war on CYBERTRON, OPTIMUS PRIME puts everything on the line to unify the planet-but not everyone agrees that this new Prime should be in charge! Meanwhile, the fallen DECEPTION leader, MEGATRON, begins a journey that will change everything. Plus-what is the terrible secret of the DINOBOTS?

Ships with 3 covers in a 1-to-1-to-1 ratio, all by Livio Ramondelli


TRANSFORMERS IDW COLLECTION HC VOL 02 RED LABEL ED (Net)

(W) Simon Furman & Various (A) Don Figueroa & Various (CA) E. J. Su
< article continued at TFW2005 >

Read Replies (0)
In Package Images of MP-17 Prowl and MP-19 Smokescreen
Posted by News Fetcher on June 12 '13 at 11:45 PM
By ORIO from TFW2005:
Planet Iacon on Facebook has shared some news via the Tokyo Toy Show, which is currently being held. Check out two images of upcoming Masterpiece figures. One, is of MP-17 Prowl and the other is of last night's reveal of Masterpiece 19, Smokescreen!

Check out the new images by clicking the title bar. Keep it here on TFW for more news items from the Tokyo Toy Show!

Read Replies (0)
TFW2005 Exclusive Video from Transformers 4 Filming in Taylor, TX
Posted by News Fetcher on June 12 '13 at 08:45 PM
By ORIO from TFW2005:
TFW2005 member Prowl was on hand in Taylor, Texas today while Michael Bay and crew worked on filming of Transformers 4. Doing his level best to not show that he was taking pictures and filming, Prowl has been nice enough to share with us what he got to witness first hand today! You can check out the video below:



Additionally, Prowl and Comicbookmovie.com have both posted still photos for us to enjoy as well. You can discuss the Comicbookmovie.com photos in this thread, or click the title bar to discuss Prowl's video and photos.

Read Replies (0)