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Once again sorry for the delay, professional deadlines have be coming thick and fast over the last couple of months though we hope to get back to regular timely updates soon.
First up Jose Lopez, Art Director/Character Designer on Transformers Prime and Robots in Disguise, shared on his Instagram concept art of Optimus Prime and design sketches of Windblade of their appearance in ongoing TV series Robots in Disguise.
Next up the french episodes titles and synopsis have been released for Transformers: Robots In Disguise episodes 16 - 18, translations of which can be viewed below.
#16: Sideswipe perd la tête (Sideswipe Loses His Head) "When the last team training leaves Sideswipe without strength, the young Autobot realizes that he can not always rely on his physical strength."
#17: L'honneur avant tout (The Honor Above All) "Drift returns to Earth in pursuit of a fugitive Jetstorm. At the same time Team Bumblebee faces Springload and Quillfire who escaped."
#18: La blessure de Grimlock (The Injury to Grimlock) "Unaware that Grimlock hides a serious injury, Bumblebee and the team make their way to the ocean in pursuit of an escaped Decepticon."
Credit to TFW2005 for the story
3rd on the list of update is new that the TFCC Lio Convoy figure is starting to arrive to memberrs of the club within the United States so he should start turning up at doors internationally in the next month.
Finally, Transformers Combiner Wars Leader Class Ultra Magnus has been spotted at US Retail in Texas.
Chinese Transformers Fansite T.F.N.D have posted in-hand images of the upcoming Transformers Combiner Wars Streetwise figure. The toy is a slight retooling of the Combiner Wars Wave 2 Stunticon Dead End figure.
Takara Tomy have announced a new campaign which they will be running which includes some Generation One Collectible Cards.
78dm.net have posted some images of the upcoming 3rd party Overclocking figure from SXS. The figure is a homage to Blurr from the Generation One toyline.
Amazon.com have posted new pre-orders for Wave 3 of the Transformers Combiner Wars figures including Hotspot
Ozformers have confirmed that both MP-06 Bluestreak and MP-24 Star Saber will both be released within Australia
Mitmunk is releasing a new line of Official Transformers Apparels.
"Autobots, roll out! Mitmunk is excited to bring you our new line of official TRANSFORMERS printed apparel. We’re launching our new women’s and men’s long-sleeved shirts, vests, and leggings based on the Generation 1 Optimus and Megatron artwork. There will also be T-shirts featuring a range of Transformers from the original box art, quotes, and of course the iconic Autobot and Decepticon insignias.
Pre-order from our website starting Thursday, April 9 at 7:00 am Pacific Time to get in on the first print run. We’ll accept pre-orders until we reach the limit of what we can handle in one production run, or while supplies last, and go into production until we’re ready to accept the second round. The first 20 pre-orders will also come with a free t-shirt! The estimated completion time for the first print run is mid- to late-May (subject to change but we’ll update you along the way).
If you’re headed to Fan Expo Vancouver this weekend, you’ll be able to shop our new Transformers line first! Come visit us at Booth 714, April 3-5 at Vancouver Convention Centre."
Georgia Ball has been announced as the new regular writter on the IDW comic Transformers: Robots In Disguise (the tie-in book to the 2015 cartoon series), with her taking over after issue 0. She will be joining artist Priscilla Toramontano on the book and made the announcement herself via Tumblr
This was actually announced Easter Sunday at Wondercon but the word hasn’t gotten around: I’m writing this series after issue #0. My childhood parked in front of Transformers G1 is now justified. I can bring Starscream back from the dead right?
The Brazilian fansite Transformers Dioramas has shared some images from the 32nd ABRIN LAtin American Toy Show where three new photographs of the upcoming Transformers Combiner Wars Devastator was shown off.
ACToys.net have posted some new imaes of the upcoming Transformers Platinum Edition two-pack release of Astrotrain and Blitzwing. The figures appear to be homages to Flywheels and MachTackle (Transformers Victory) and it should be noted that the firing mechanism on Blitwzing's weapons have been removed due to safety regulations.
E-Hobby and the Takara-Tomy Mall have posted new images of the upcoming Transformers Unite (the Japanese name for Combiner Wars) Stunticon team. The figures are slight redecos with Motormaster being more black and Dragstrip having no purple on him
TFW2005 have posted a nice little image gallery of the Combiner Wars Blackjack figure.
TFND have posted an in-hand image gallery of the upcoming Combiner Wars Protobot Rook figure.
TFW2005 reported on the 10th April that Netfliex has the first 14 episodes from Season Three of Transformes Rescue Bots
Singaporean online store SimplyToys has images of the three pack Transformers Platinum Edition Seeker Squadron which contains the latest reissues of G1 Thrust, Dirge and Ramjet
Hasbro Studios have updated their You Tube channel with a promotional video for a new character in Transformers Rescue Bots, Servo the rescue dog.
Brazilian Transformers fansite Transformrs Dioramas has posted more images of the upcoming Transformers Combinerwars Devastator.
HissTank have reports from the 2015 JoeCon which included some more of the upcoming GI-Joe Transformers Crossover toys. The latest offering is "Old Snake" Cobra Commander (based on his appearance in the Transformers Cartoon Only Human) with Stealth Bat (a BAT recolour of Transformers Prime Soundwave)
You can view the images of all of the above figures after the jump.
Griffin, the admin of OzFormers has posted some infromation from the Australian Toy Fair which includes word that MP Tracks will not be MP-25 and that 6 more Masterpiece figures will be released in Japan this year, after Star Saber with those toys being:
- Gold Bumblebee (Goldbug) - July
- Convoy re-issue - Assumed August
- Tracks - Assumed August
- Secret - MP25 expected to be announced shortly - September
- New Sports Car - Oct
- New Sports Car - Nov
Below you will find a quote of the full new report which contains further information on the Australian releases.
Photos later tonight, and the full report.... but some teaser info to get you interested and to send the global fansites into meltdown.
Generations Devastator on display with my Gen1 Devastator - BigW already signed up for June/July.
More JP Masterpiece coming this year - Gold bumblebee July, Convoy reissue, Tracks (not MP25), MP25 in Sept (I can't reveal name before TakaraTomy), and two new "sports cars" for OCT & NOV.
Platinum edition - Myer will have Seeker pack and YOTG pair... while ToysRUs will have Insecticon pack, Perceptor/Blaster, Trypticon, aaaaand.... Dinobots. YES, Gen1 Dinobots multipack which I hope is all five.
JP Stinger still for this month, only at TRU though.
GEN Slingshot & Wildrider don't exist (yet) for Hasbro Generations, but might next year as Combiners are going to be at least two years.
Leader Starscream for wave 4.
Hasbro MP Starscream is the second (MP11) version because fans wanted it.
Hasbro MP Bluestreak will be in July.
Toyworld's cheaper prices were indeed just introductory prices from Hasbro.
Loyal Subjects w3 should be out in the next month.
That's most of it. More later, probably after midnight though.
Go nuts indeed!