By Shin Densetsu from TFW2005
TakaraTomy designer Hasui Shogo, AKA Mr Starscream, has tweeted
a new teaser image of MP12 Masterpiece Sideswipe, in anticipation for Tokyo Toy Show 2012. In addition, he has stated that both MP13 and MP14 will be officially announced at the show during the talk event at the TakaraTomy booth. Additional info:Schedule
Saturday, June 16 11:00 of the Japan time
Who is MP-14? Could it be Masterpiece Ultra Magnus
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By DESTRO from TFW2005
Hasbro has just posted up new images of the upcoming GIJOE SDCC Exclusive ShockWave H.I.S.S. Tank. The new box sports old school Marvel style comic book art to match last years SkyScream with Cobra Commander.
SDCC 2012 Images include:
SDCC 2012 H.I.S.S. Tank Box
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By Super_Megatron from TFW2005
TFcon is pleased to share with you the first image of the TFcon 2012
exclusive SHAFTER figure in package featuring box art by Silas Zee. Limited to only 500 pieces it is produced by iGear Toys.
You can reserve the TFcon exclusive Shafter and register for TFcon 2012 via the online registration page
TFcon 2012 features Canada's largest dealer room for Transformers merchandise, question and answer panels and autograph sessions with many special guests including Transformers Creator Bob Budiansky, Transformers voice actor Scott McNeil, artist Silas Zee and Hasbro Canada with more to be announced.TFcon - Canada's 11th Annual Transformers Collectors Convention
is July 27th to 29th, 2012 at the Delta Meadowvale Resort and Conference Centre in Mississauga, Ontario. The TFcon 2012 hotel block is now available
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By ORIO from TFW2005
Missing Transformers action now that Transformers Prime is on a break? Well, fear not! Those loveable Rescue Bots have you covered i nthe mean time as new episodes are on the horizon. The next new episode which is set to air on June 30 is titled The Lost Bell
The episode description from Zap2it
is - A storm strands Cody on a deserted island where they find a pirate ship that holds the key to a mystery.
All through June there's new episodes of Rescue Bots!
June 9th - Small Blessings
June 16th - The Griffin Rock Triangle
June 23rd - Rules and Regulations
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By ORIO from TFW2005
More Fall of Cybertron footage continues to roll in from E3. Check out these two in game footage videos courtesy of Gametrailers.com featuring Vortex and Grimlock in action. Watch the end of Grimlock's video for a nice nod to the 1986 original Transformers movie!
Get More: <a rel='nofollow' href='http://www.gametrailers.com'>GameTrailers.com</a>, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron - E3 2012: Grimlock's Rage Gameplay (Cam)
, <a rel='nofollow' href='http://pc.gametrailers.com/'>PC Games</a>, <a rel='nofollow' href='http://ps3.gametrailers.com/'>PlayStation 3</a>, <a rel='nofollow' href='http://xbox360.gametrailers.com/'>Xbox 360</a>
Get More: <a rel='nofollow' href='http://www.gametrailers.com'>GameTrailers.com</a>, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron - E3 2012: Vortex Assault Gameplay (Cam)
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By Sol Fury from TFW2005
An interesting snippet from a larger article on Transformers the Ride posted on LATimes' Hero Complex gives a small insight into what lies in store with Transformers 4. Apparently Transformers 4 will feature a redesign of the robots and an entirely new (human?) cast. Michael Bay has also said that he intends for this movie to be his last, to set things up for "the next guy".
Granted, we have heard that before, because in the production of Transformers Dark of the Moon, Michael Bay had stated he intended that to be his last, and even before that, during Revenge of the Fallen Mr Bay had said he intended to take some time out before making the third movie. Neither of these possibilities materialized, so take this claim that Transformers 4 will be his last one with a pinch of salt.
That being said, how does a redesign of the robot cast grab you? Dark of the Moon already featured a move to more "heroic" proportions on Optimus Prime with his new abs - will it be a case of more tweaking of designs familiar to audiences the world over, or perhaps a more dramatic shake-up?
Be sure to check out the full article on LATimes
. While it is mostly about Transformers the Ride, it is well worth the read for the information on the reception to the ride as much as it is for the hint at Transformers 4 taking a different direction.Read Replies (0)
By NIBMRatchet from TFW2005
This is not very surprising news after Nintendo’s cool presentation at E3 yesterday. It seems like Transformers: Prime - The Game is coming to Nintendo WiiU.
that the game would release on Fall for Nintendo Wii, DS and 3DS, but this is the first official announcement of the game for the Wii successor. You can find out more by visiting the Activision Official Website
(Find Games > All Platforms > WiiU)."Help Optimus Prime and the AUTOBOTS join forces with human friends Jack, Miko and Raf to save the Earth from Megatron and his new secret weapon. Play as one of your favorite AUTOBOT characters including Bumblebee and Bulkhead as you battle through unique vistas around the world to help defeat the DECEPTICONS. Continue the battle on the Wii and 3DS systems against your friends in Multiplayer Mode with 12 playable characters."
The 3DS trailer for the game is below...Read Replies (0)
By ORIO from TFW2005
We have received the Diamond Comics shipping list for next week's Transformers comics courtesy of 2005 Boards member D-Drive. Robots In Disguise #6 will give us a glimpse of where Optimus has been while the More Than Meets The Eye trade paperback will be perfect for new readers wanting to jump in on this new story from the beginning!
TRANSFORMERS MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE TP VOL 01
(W) James Roberts (A) Nick Roche, Alex Milne (CA) Alex Milne
The ultimate Transformers saga begins here! More Than Meets The Eye reunites the fan-favorite creative team behind Last Stand of the Wreckers and sends the Transformers on an epic quest to the farthest reaches of the Transformers Universe and beyond! Also includes the one-shot Death of Optimus Prime.
TRANSFORMERS ROBOTS IN DISGUISE ONGOING #6(also incentive shipping) (W) John Barber (A) Livio Ramondelli (CA) Casey Coller, Livio Ramondelli
ONCE HE WAS: OPTIMUS PRIME! The Autobot gave up his title-returned to his role as ORION PAX! But that doesn't mean the fight's over! A shattered planet leads Pax and a squad of fan favorite characters on the trail of the deadliest Decepticon of all... SHOCKWAVE!Read Replies (0)
By ORIO from TFW2005
has updated with new solicitation images for upcoming Takara Tomy Transformers figures. First up is a solicitation for Masterpiece 11 Lambor. The solicitation images reveals that this figure will be officially licensed by Lamborghini. Second is a solicitation for a reissue of Masterpiece 10, due out in early October. Last are several images of figures for the upcoming United EX Master series aka Powercore Combiners
! Revealed in the solicitations are the following:
United EX 03 Road Master Prime Mode (Redeco of Mudslinger with Destructicons
in delicious Decepticon purple)
United EX 04 Grimm Master Prime Mode (Redeco of Grimstone with Dinobots
with added black paint apps)
United EX 05 Race Master Prime Mode (Redeco of Doubleclutch with Rallybots
with a Hot Rod color scheme)
United EX 06 Build Master (Steamhammer with Constructicons
United EX 07 Assault Master Prime Mode (Crankcase with Destrons
United EX P2 Dozen Master vs Air Master (Redecos of Sledge
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