The 177th issue of the Japanese hobby magazine Figure King is out now and contains various pages dedicated to the Transformers. This months articles cover:
- The Transformers Encore release of Fortress Maximus. The images are the same official stock photos as seen on Amazon and other retailers.
- The Transformers Generations Feb 2012 releases are shown, again these are the same stock images used by online retailers of the Fall of Cybertron figures.
- Images are shown of the Masterpiece MP-15 Rumble and Jaguar (Ravage) figures as well as MP-16 Buzzsaw and Frenzy. There are also imagesa of MP-10b Black Convoy, Lambor (Sideswipe), Alert (Red Alert) as well as Soundwave with Starscream (the same images that were published within Dengeki Hobby).
- The two cap-bots, officially called Kaputicon's are once again shown. The toys come with a one-touch transformation gimmick much like the old Machine Wars and Beast Wars figures.
- There are some new imags of the Transformers United figures.
- Build Master Prime is shown as is Assualt Master Prime, Tank Master Prime and Marine Master Prime.
- For Transformers Prime, Smokescreen, Nemesis Prime and Silas Breakdown are also shown.
- Some news images are shown of the EZ Collection Set 2 as well as Cannon / Gattling / Weaponizer Bumblebee. That toy is out in late November within Japan.
- Finally, some images of the Bic Camera campaign Arcee figure, as well as the chrome gold Transformers Prime Optimus Prime figure, are shown as well as some Toys R Us campaign Arms Micron figures