If you missed some or all of the SDCC 2014 Transformers news coverage from last week, we got you covered with our massive roundup of news and updates from the convention. Get the scoop on all the news, images, videos, panels, and more as it happenend right here in a single post that includes all our coverage from the show. Read on too see it all now.
The Hasbro Studio Shorts Youtube channel has uploaded a teaser video for Rescue Bots season 3, featuring all the main robot cast assuming their dinosaur alternate modes as seen in the currently available toy assortments. It also heavily features Optimus Prime using his T-Rex mode in clips set to generic background music. The video is embedded below, so keep reading to check it out!
Transformers Colombia has brought us new catalog style photos for the upcoming Voyager Brainstorm. The photos omit any direct indication of the toy's Headmaster design, but otherwise offer a couple more detailed looks at the figure beyond what was seen from the press and display case photos from Botcon last month. Keep reading to see all the images!
Ebay seller lena81822 has posted an auction with the new SDCC 2014 in-hand Images Knights of Unicron Optimus Prime, Jazz, and Soundwave Transformers exclusive figures out of the package. Following the reveal at BotCon last month, we have some looks of these figure out the package shown in robot and alternate modes as well as lots of HAIR! Read on to see all three, sorry no Megatron, Transformers SDCC 2014 Knights of Unicron exclusives.
Ebay seller lena81822 we has posted an auction with new images of the Transformers Age of Extinction Breakout Battle Rollbar figure out of the package. Following the reveal at BotCon last month, we have some images of the figure out the package shown in robot mode, jet mode, and with accessories. Read on to see all the Transformers Age of Extinction Rollbar images.
Thanks to Ebay seller lena81822 we have some new images of the Fan-Built Windblade Transformers Generations figure in-hand. Following he reveal at BotCon last month, we have some images of the figure out the package shown in her robot mode, jet mode, and with accessories. Read on to see all the Windblade images now.
Third party Transformers news for the week ending June 28th, 2014.
Includes the latest news from BMOG Toys, Daca Toys, DMY Toys, Dr. Wu, Mech Ideas, Mastermind Creations, Perfect Effect, Unique Toys, Xovergen and X-Transbots.
Spotlight this week is on a new train combiner appearing from China and Robot Kingdom's Botcon comic ad!
Screen shot this week is me my wife's ro-bucket!
Breakdown may be practically the Botcon mascot, but the rest of his G2-colored teammates only existed in the form of a few product samples - rarest of all being Motormaster. Today a full set of the five Stunticons has been listed on Ebay, offering a unique chance to see the whole group together. But ownership may only be for those deep of pocket - the set went from 99 cents to over $4,000 in less than twenty hours. With nine days to go, the sky may well be the limit. But if you just want to see the pictures, keep reading!
This week on Radio Free Cybertron: We have a review of Transformers 4 Age of Extinction, we interview Andrew Franks and Dave Proctor from Boss Fight Studios and learn about their work on the recent TF Club exclusive toys and they show off their awesome Kickstarter project Vitruvian H.A.C.K.S. We discuss the latest on 3rd party combiner Quantron aka ‘NOT Computron #1’ and we have a run down of all the week’s news and post-Botcon analysis! All that and more! Also, don’t forget to check out our first annual JD Church memorial episode.
Vulture.com has posted an article detailing the history of "The Touch," arguably the song that defined 1986's The Transformers: The Movie and possibly even the character of Optimus Prime himself. Not originally intended for Optimus Prime but Sylvester Stallone, the song laid dormant for many years until Stan Bush's first appearance at BotCon coincided with Boogie Nights' use of the song. Keep reading for excerpts and a link to the full story!
Thanks to our pal Shartimus we have a final panel report from BotCon 2014. Get the scoop on all the news and topics covered in the Transformers G1 Retro Panel with Jack Angel, Hal Rayle, Samantha Newark, Michael McConnohie. Read on to watch the panel video now.
Thanks to Shartimus Prime who's covered the IDW panel at this BotCon 2014. Get the details on the latest Transformers comics publications as as well we insights on what we will be seeing in the coming issues. There may be some spoilers ahead so read on only if you want to know more about what's to come. Watch the BotCon 2014 IDW Transformers Comics panel video below now.
The remaining unsold souvenir sets are now available in the Collector's Club store, including the Knights set with Alpha Trizer, Flareup and Apelinq; the Pirates set with Shokaract and Brimstone; and the Clones set with the regular and Jet Vehicon sets with Not-Pounce and Sorta-Wingspan. Also the Kreons! Click the title to get the link and see the prices (for Club Members)!
Thanks to Shartimus Prime who's covered the IDW panel at this BotCon 2014. Get the details on the latest Transformers comics publications as as well we insights on what we will be seeing in the coming issues. There may be some spoilers ahead so read on only if you want to know more about what's to come.