SDCC Transformers Mighty Mugg revealed

When the initial San Diego Comic-con announcements came at Toy Fair, HASBRO announced a Transformers Mighty Mugg, but did not specify the character.  Today at Botcon, they revealed that the…

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Transformers Generations wave 1 hitting Toys R Us now

While Botcon is the focus of the Transformers fandom this weekend, new toys are finally starting to hit.  You should check out your local Toys R Us for the first…

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Hasbro’s Botcon display case

Botcon news is starting to come in.  Check out this gallery over at TFW2005 and see Hasbro’s display case, contents of the case will likely change over the weekend…but here’s…

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Transformers: War for Cybertron Optimus and Bumblebee are on Amazon

Get a jump on this fall’s Transformers! The new Transformers: Generations ‘War for Cybertron’ Optimus Prime and Bumblebee figures are available on Amazon.com with free shipping if you order both…

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G2 Sideswipe also a Botcon exclusive

As Botcon activities start to wind-up, the final details of exclusives are revealed.  The exclusive figure for the customizing class has been revealed to be G2 Sideswipe.  Using the classics…

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Botcon starts this Thursday

Its a big week to be a Transformers fan!  It’s Bot-con week with the show kicking off this Thursday and running through the weekend.  The Hasbro panel is on Saturday…

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Masterpiece Grimlock to be available July 1st-ish at Toys R Us

Last week, Hasbro posted an announcement that Masterpiece Grimlock would be available at Toys R Us stores starting July 1st.  This posting was located on Hasbro’s site here.  Rarely do…

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G1 Seacons & other Transformers reissue rumors

Over at TFW2005 there’s some rumors being dished.  A few weeks ago some mysterious photos of Seacons made their rounds.  Supposedly these are due out from HASBRO this summer as…

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Botcon Scorch?

File this under toys that I covet.  Listed at the auction site Taobao is a yellow/orange repaint of Transformers Classics Hound with a white repaint of Ravage.  The Hound repaint…

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New TakaraTomy 2010 Unicron Pictures

The July 2010 issue of Hyper Hobby magazine is out in Japan and includes a spread on the latest TakaraTomy Transformers offers, including a page dedicated to the new Unicron…

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A Seacons reissue on the horizon?

On the Asian Transformers message boards an interesting picture has popped up.  Mirrored on tfw2005.com, these pictures feature the Seacons.  The deco on these figures is not the same as…

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Best costume I’ve seen at Phoenix Comicon

I did want to highlight one awesome costume I saw today.  There was this youngish boy (8, maybe) dressed up as Bumblebee and I asked his father if I could…

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Takara-Tomy 2010 Unicron’s Box

The 2010 Takara-Tomy Unicron toys has quite a bit of buzz around it with preorders sold out across the board.  Since there’s so much interest in the figure, he’s a…

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Optimus Prime Mighty Mugg Contest is over

Thanks for all the entries, the contest is now closed.  I’ll be contacting the winner today…so cross your fingers if you entered.

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Vote for Transformers Hall of Fame

I could have written this post weeks ago, but can’t really put it off any longer.  Voting is on-going for the fan’s choice inductee into the Transformers Hall of Fame. …

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