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Transformers Toy News

The CyberGundamBlog has been updated with some scans from the latest issue of Dengeki Gobby Magazine which included some images of the upcoming Transformers Dual Model Kits.  The kits are of Transformers Movie Optimus Prime and Bumblebee and are similar to the Trans-Scanning toys that were released in line with the first live action Transformers Movie in as much as the models are build as protoforms with armour that is attached to then build them into the Earth forms of the two Autobots.   The Trans-Scanning toys were a unique idea that, sadly, did not really catch on and were not released in the Western markets.  You can view mirrored images of the model kits below though.

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Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Wednesday, 23rd February 2011 at 10:44:30 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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­TRANSFORMERS DAYTONA 500 CAST – Grand Marshal Announcement

The stars of "TRANSFORMERS: Dark of the Moon"– Josh Duhamel, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and director Michael Bay – will serve as the Grand Marshals for 53rd running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, airing at 12 p.m. ET on FOX.  As Grand Marshals, the TRANSFORMERS cast will deliver the four most famous words in motorsports – "Gentlemen, start your engines."

In addition, the modified NASCAR stock cars of drivers Jimmie Johnson, Juan Pablo Montoya, and Dale Earnhardt Jr. -- featured as characters in the film -- will make their first public appearance by leading the 43-car field during the pace laps of "The Great American Race," the kick-off event to the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.

The Daytona 500 will not be Bay or TRANSFORMERS’ first introduction to the NASCAR world.  In 2009, Bay piloted the official pace car at a NASCAR Sprint Cup race to promote the DVD release of "TRANSFORMERS: Revenge of the Fallen."  NASCAR drivers Jeff Gordon and Ryan Newman also took part, racing with branded images of opposing AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS on their cars and uniforms.  Bay credits his vision to include NASCAR stock cars in the new TRANSFORMERS film to this experience.

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­PHOTO CREDIT: Photo by Brandon Goodman/Getty Images­

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Monday, 21st February 2011 at 21:07:50 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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Hasbro have issued the following press releases.

2011 TRANSFORMERS LINE CAPTURES THE ADVENTURE OF FIRST-EVER 3-D TRANSFORMERS MOVIE

New MECHTECH and CYBERVERSE Lines Lead Next Generation of TRANSFORMERS Action Figures, Vehicles and 3D Character Masks

Pawtucket, R.I., (February 2011) — The iconic TRANSFORMERS brand from Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS), which has become one of the most successful entertainment franchises of the 21st century, reaches new heights in 2011 when the heroic AUTOBOTS and the villainous DECEPTICONS once again invade movie theaters around the world to continue their epic battle. The new Paramount Pictures live-action movie from director Michael Bay, and executive producer Steven Spielberg, TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON picks up from the last movie with the DECEPTICONS vowing to avenge their defeat and ultimately results in mysterious ties to the 1960’s space race between the US and USSR. The movie — which will be the first-ever TRANSFORMERS film in 3D — opens worldwide on July 1, 2011.

The TRANSFORMERS brand has delivered “MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE” fun to legions of kids around the world for more than 25 years with action figures that convert from robot to vehicle and back again. As one of the hottest global entertainment properties, the TRANSFORMERS brand launches a deep and innovative product line in 2011 that captures the excitement of the movie while introducing new play patterns and experiences to the brand for kids and fans alike. Highlights in 2011 include the new MECHTECH and CYBERVERSE action figure segments and SPEED STARS STEALTH FORCE vehicles. Continuing the innovation, the TRANSFORMERS brand is excited to announce the new CINE-MASK 3D role-play masks. These TRANSFORMERS character masks feature built in RealD 3D lenses and can be worn to RealD 3D theater showings or fans can enjoy as a role play item at home to recreate the TRANSFORMERS fantasy. Following are detailed highlights from the new TRANSFORMERS line.

TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH Action Figures

One of the most innovative toy lines in history introduces the next revolution in TRANSFORMERS action figures with the new MECHTECH line. Each TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH figure comes with a unique converting MECHTECH weapon that is interchangeable with all other core TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH figures. MECHTECH weapons can connect to each other or to TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH figures to “power-up” the figure. Leading the way in this new expression is the MECHTECH ULTIMATE OPTIMUS PRIME action figure, one of the largest, most impressive TRANSFORMERS action figures. Following are highlights of the new MECHTECH line.

TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH ULTIMATE OPTIMUS PRIME Action Figure
(Approximate retail price: $79.99: Ages: 5 & up; Available: 8/1/2011)

With the upcoming TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON movie, one of the most iconic characters in the TRANSFORMERS lore will capture the spotlight as his heroic story becomes the focus of the first-ever 3D TRANSFORMERS movie. Now, an action figure befitting such an icon will be available with the new TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH ULTIMATE OPTIMUS PRIME action figure. The figure includes the AUTOBOT leader’s classic trailer that doubles as a weapons arsenal and is an integral part of the figure’s converting play pattern. The TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH ULTIMATE OPTIMUS PRIME figure features three modes of conversion – vehicle, robot, and robot with “mech suit.” –The trailer, which serves as a weapons depot and command center, also converts into a “mech suit” that OPTIMUS PRIME shows off when it’s time to rumble. Featuring lights, launching projectiles, electronic battle sounds and OPTIMUS PRIME phrases, this is the must-have item for kids and fans alike. 3 AA batteries included.

TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH LEADER Action Figure Assortment
(Approximate retail price: $39.99: Ages: 5 & up; Available: 5/16/2011)

The TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH action figures each come with a unique converting MECHTECH weapon that is interchangeable with all other core TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH figures. The weapons from each figure can connect with weapons from other figures for more powerful play. The TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH TRANSFORMERS LEADER class assortment offers a large scale with tremendous character detail, includes lights and sounds, converts from robot to vehicle and comes with a large MECHTECH weapon. Characters include BUMBLEBEE, IRONHIDE and more. Each figure sold separately. 2 AA batteries included.

TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH VOYAGER CLASS and DELUXE Action Figure Assortments
(Approximate retail price: Voyager $11.99; Deluxe $19.99: Ages: 5 & up; Available: 5/16/2011)

The TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH line of action figures each come with a unique converting MECHTECH weapon that is interchangeable with all other core TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH figures. Each figure’s weapon can connect with weapons from other figures for more powerful play. The figures in the TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH TRANSFORMERS VOYAGER CLASS scale convert from robot to vehicle and offer a unique MECHTECH weapon. VOYAGER CLASS characters include OPTIMUS PRIME, IRONHIDE and MEGATRON. The TRANSFORMERS MECHTECH DELUXE figures are the smallest scale of the series and offer a wide breadth of AUTOBOT and DECEPTICON characters, including BUMBLEBEE, RATCHET and STARSCREAM. Each figure sold separately.

TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE Line

Collectability has been an inherent part of TRANSFORMERS action figures since their inception over twenty five years ago. The new TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE line of action figures is created in a collectable, small scale and features easier robot-to-vehicle conversion than its larger counterparts in the MECHTECH line. The easier conversion and smaller scale allows kids to change the toys from robot to vehicle and play out the TRANSFORMERS fantasy! The new CYBERVERSE line features action figures as well as playsets, including the CYBERVERSE ARK PLAYSET, a TRANSFORMERS spaceship that converts to a battle station. Following are highlights of the new CYBERVERSE line.

TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE AUTOBOT ARK Space Craft
(Approximate retail price: $29.99: Ages: 5 & up; Available: 8/1/2011)

No AUTOBOT intergalactic expedition would be complete without the TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE AUTOBOT ARK space craft! “Rocketing through space” to take out the menacing DECEPTICONS, the AUTOBOT ship has the ability to change into Battle Station Mode revealing multiple play areas for CYBERVERSE action figures. This playset features electronic lights and sounds, as well as the ability to launch projectiles. There’s also a holding cell for captured DECEPTICONS! Includes one CYBERVERSE LEGION CLASS figure. Additional figures sold separately. 2 AA batteries required.

TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE COMMANDER CLASS and LEGION CLASS Action Figure Assortments
(Approximate retail price: COMMANDER CLASS $7.99; LEGION CLASS $4.99: Ages: 5 & up; Available: 5/16/2011)

The TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE line of action figures are created in fun, small collectible scales, feature popular characters from the TRANSFORMERS universe and are easy to convert from robot to vehicle! To play out the battle of the AUTOBOTS vs. the DECEPTICONS, the TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE COMMANDER CLASS figures come with converting accessories and gear to take the battle to the next level. The TRANSFORMERS CYBERVERSE LEGION CLASS figures sport c-clamp hands that can hold weapons and interact with CYBERVERSE playsets. More than 20 figures exist within the line to collect. Each figure sold separately. Subject to availability.

TRANSFORMERS ROBOPOWER Line

Featuring TRANSFORMERS role-play items as well as action figures and other toys for the younger TRANSFORMERS fan, the new ROBOPOWER line offers the opportunity for kids, and kids at heart, to “live out” the broad TRANSFORMERS fantasy. Following are highlights from the TRANFORMERS ROBOPOWER Line.

TRANSFORMERS CINE-MASK 3D Masks
(Approximate retail price: $9.99: Ages: 5 & up; Available: 5/16/2011)

Get ready for TRANSFORMERS role-play masks that are “MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE!” New to the TRANSFORMERS line, fans can gear up and roll out with the TRANSFORMERS CINE-MASK 3D Masks for an all-new, one-of-a-kind experience. Each role-play mask – offered in OPTIMUS PRIME and BUMBLEBEE styling – functions as a “battle mask” to play out the TRANSFORMERS fantasy as one of these AUTOBOT characters. Each mask is also equipped with built in RealD 3D lenses that allow fans to watch any RealD 3D compatible movie! Each mask sold separately.

TRANSFORMERS ROBOPOWER ACTIVATORS Assortment
(Approximate retail price: $7.99: Ages: 4 & up; Available: 5/16/2011)

With just a simple push of a button, a child’s favorite TRANSFORMERS character can change from robot to vehicle mode. TRANSFORMERS ROBO POWER ACTIVATORS assortment is a great entry point for younger fans into the world of the TRANSFORMERS brand. Each figure sold separately.

TRANSFORMERS SPEED STARS STEALTH FORCE Vehicles

In the heat of the ongoing epic battle between the AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS, both the heroes and villains often need to remain “Hidden in Plain Sight” while in vehicle mode. With the new STEALTH FORCE feature, TRANSFORMERS characters battle in vehicle mode with hidden weapon reveals! The line of SPEED STARS STEALTH FORCE vehicles highlights this element of the TRANSFORMERS fantasy with automatic or simple conversions from traditional vehicle mode to a vehicle battle mode featuring “pop-out” weapons for high-speed battles. Following are highlights from the TRANSFORMERS SPEED STARS STEALTH FORCE LINE.

STEALTH FORCE BUMBLEBEE
(Approximate retail price: $24.99; Ages 4 & up; Available 5/16/2011)

Featuring electronic lights and sounds, motorized conversions and firing projectiles, kids can “bring to life” an epic TRANSFORMERS battle with this new vehicle from the SPEED STARS STEALTH FORCE TRANSFORMERS line. For covert combat, watch as select parts of this BUMBLEBEE Chevrolet Camaro vehicle convert with the touch of a button to reveal stealth mode weaponry hidden inside to battle the evil DECEPTICONS like no other vehicle available. Product does not convert to robot. 3 AAA batteries included.

About Hasbro
Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is a branded play company providing children and families around the world with a wide-range of immersive entertainment offerings based on the Company’s world class brand portfolio. From toys and games, to television programming, motion pictures, video games and a comprehensive licensing program, Hasbro strives to delight its customers through the strategic leveraging of well-known and beloved brands such as TRANSFORMERS, LITTLEST PET SHOP, NERF, PLAYSKOOL, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, MAGIC: THE GATHERING and MONOPOLY. The Hub, Hasbro’s multi-platform joint venture with Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) launched on October 10, 2010. The online home of The Hub is www.hubworld.com. The Hub logo and name are trademarks of Hub Television Networks, LLC. All rights reserved.

© 2010 Hasbro, Inc. All Rights Reserved.

TRANSFORMERS: DARK OF THE MOON, is directed by Michael Bay, written by Ehren Kruger and produced by Don Murphy & Tom DeSanto, Lorenzo di Bonaventura and Ian Bryce. The executive producers are Steven Spielberg, Michael Bay, Brian Goldner and Mark Vahradian.

Hasbro 'Builds' Its Portfolio with Introduction of KRE-O, a Unique New Construction Toy Brand
Inaugural KRE-O Building Set Collection Features Popular TRANSFORMERS Characters

PAWTUCKET, R.I., Feb 14, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- This fall Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) will bring action and adventure to the construction aisle with the introduction of the KRE-O brand. The KRE-O brand provides builders ages 6 and up with the unique opportunity to enjoy popular Hasbro brands, like TRANSFORMERS, in a construction play pattern. Similarly, KRE-O will allow Hasbro fans to build and create with their favorite brands like never before.

From favorite characters and high quality materials to unique accessories and collectible mini figures, the KRE-O collection will excite builders of all ages. At launch the KRE-O brand will offer twelve building sets featuring popular TRANSFORMERS characters.

"Consumers have been asking for something new in the construction category. With our introduction of the KRE-O brand and KRE-O TRANSFORMERS, we are delivering terrific innovation and creativity," said John Frascotti, chief marketing officer, Hasbro, Inc. "With KRE-O TRANSFORMERS, we are giving TRANSFORMERS fans the unique opportunity to build and interact with iconic characters like OPTIMUS PRIME and BUMBLEBEE and several other TRANSFORMERS robots and vehicles as never before."

The KRE-O brand brings quality and innovation to the construction aisle. Each KRE-O TRANSFORMERS set is 'MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE,' with two types of builds: create a robot and then disassemble to build a vehicle, disassemble the vehicle to build a robot. Packed with play, most sets come complete with themed accessories and a poseable KREON mini figure in robot or human form.

The KRE-O TRANSFORMERS collection will feature classic characters and include a variety of offerings from basic sets priced at approximately $7.99 to deluxe sets priced at approximately $59.99. KRE-O bricks are compatible with most other brick based construction sets on the market. The KRE-O TRANSFORMERS building sets will 'roll out' in fall 2011.

Highlights from the KRE-O collection include:

KRE-O TRANSFORMERS OPTIMUS PRIME Set
(Ages 8 years & up /Approx. Retail Price: $59.99/Available: Fall 2011)

'Roll out' and get hands on with the biggest building set in the KRE-O line up: the KRE-O TRANSFORMERS OPTIMUS PRIME set. Complete with more than 500 pieces, the largest amount featured in any of the 2011 KRE-O sets, builders can assemble the popular OPTIMUS PRIME character in 'vehicle' mode as the notable semi-hauler or in 'robot' mode to create the leader of the AUTOBOTS. When in 'vehicle' mode, the truck's removable cab converts into a mini-command station and the trailer opens to fit the two motorcycles and four unique KREON mini figures included with the set. The trailer can also be disassembled and built into a command center playset for the KREON mini figures. When in 'robot' mode, builders can blast into action with a projectile launching brick! The KRE-O TRANSFORMERS OPTIMUS PRIME set includes orange traffic cones and cool decorative decals. Available at most major retailers nationwide and HasbroToyShop.com.

KRE-O TRANSFORMERS BUMBLEBEE Set
(Ages 7 years & up /Approx. Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Fall 2011)

Bring the popular BUMBLEBEE character to life like never before! The 2-in-1 KRE-O TRANSFORMERS BUMBLEBEE set allows fans to create and recreate their favorite AUTOBOT character in 'robot' mode or in 'vehicle' mode. In 'robot' mode, builders can convert the wings on BUMBLEBEE into a glider for KREON mini figures to balance on. In 'vehicle' mode, open up the driver's door and take up to two KREON mini figures for a spin. Set includes two KREON mini figures and more than 300 pieces. Available at most major retailers nationwide and HasbroToyShop.com.

KRE-O TRANSFORMERS STARSCREAM Set
(Ages 7 years & up /Approx. Retail Price: $29.99/Available: Fall 2011)

Take your construction skills to new heights! Builders can construct the KRE-O TRANSFORMERS STARSCREAM set to form the STARSCREAM character in one of two modes: 'vehicle' or 'robot.' In 'vehicle' mode, builders can open this DECEPTICON 'jet's' canopy to fit a KREON mini figure into the cockpit, blast off removable 'rockets' and 'turbo thrusters,' or use the retractable wheels to pretend they're taking off the runway. Comes complete with more than 300 pieces and two KREON mini figures. Available at most major retailers nationwide and HasbroToyShop.com.

About Hasbro

Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS) is a branded play company providing children and families around the world with a wide-range of immersive entertainment offerings based on the Company's world class brand portfolio. From toys and games, to television programming, motion pictures, video games and a comprehensive licensing program, Hasbro strives to delight its customers through the strategic leveraging of well-known and beloved brands such as TRANSFORMERS, LITTLEST PET SHOP, NERF, PLAYSKOOL, MY LITTLE PONY, G.I. JOE, MAGIC: THE GATHERING and MONOPOLY. The Hub, Hasbro's multi-platform joint venture with Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) launched on October 10, 2010. The online home of The Hub is www.hubworld.com. The Hub logo and name are trademarks of Hub Television Networks, LLC. All rights reserved.

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Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Sunday, 20th February 2011 at 11:20:47 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy News­ FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  -Feb. 15, 2011

TRANSFORMERS: Dark of the Moon” Stars Josh Duhamel, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and Director Michael Bay Serve as the Grand Marshals of the Daytona 500 NASCAR Stock Cars Featured as Characters in “TRANSFORMERS: Dark of the Moon” – First Official Appearance Anywhere (click for high and super high res)

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AYTONA BEACH, Fla. – The stars of “TRANSFORMERS: Dark of the Moon”– Josh Duhamel, Rosie Huntington-Whiteley and director Michael Bay – will serve as the Grand Marshals for 53rd running of the Daytona 500 on Sunday, Feb. 20, 2011, airing at 12 p.m. ET on FOX. As Grand Marshals, the TRANSFORMERS cast will deliver the four most famous words in motorsports – “Gentlemen, start your engines.”

In addition, the modified NASCAR stock cars featured in the movie will make their first public appearance by leading the 43-car field during the pace laps of “The Great American Race,” the kick-off event to the 2011 NASCAR Sprint Cup Series season.

The Daytona 500 will not be Bay or TRANSFORMERS’ first introduction to the NASCAR world. In 2009, Bay piloted the official pace car at a NASCAR Sprint Cup race to promote the DVD release of “TRANSFORMERS: Revenge of the Fallen.” NASCAR drivers Jeff Gordon and Ryan Newman also took part, racing with branded images of opposing AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS on their cars and uniforms. Bay credits his vision to include NASCAR stock cars in the new TRANSFORMERS film to this experience.

“We’re honored to have the stars and director from this blockbuster film franchise “TRANSFORMERS: Dark of the Moon” serve as Grand Marshals of ‘The Great American Race,’” Daytona International Speedway President Joie Chitwood III said. “As an added bonus for our fans, three cars from the movie will be on location during Speedweeks and we all look forward to watching them lead the field for the 53rd running of the Daytona 500 on the newly paved racing surface.”

In the days leading up to the Daytona 500, race fans can view the TRANSFORMERS NASCAR stock cars at the Chevy Display located in the Midway outside Turn 4.

Tickets for Speedweeks 2011 events, including the 53rd annual Daytona 500, are available online at www.daytonainternationalspeedway.com or by calling 1-800-PITSHOP.

Fans can stay connected with Daytona International Speedway on Twitter (www.twitter.com/disupdates) and Facebook (www.facebook.com/DaytonaInternationalSpeedway)

­ HASBRO, TRANSFORMERS and all related characters are trademarks of Hasbro, Inc. © 2011 Hasbro. All Rights Reserved.

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: Moonbug - on: Tuesday, 15th February 2011 at 18:48:29 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy News
Entertainment Weekly has revealed the official toy images of Transformers: Dark of the Moon Leader Class Sentinel Prime. Rosenbauer Firetruck Vehicle Mode is now confirmed. And the Announcement Trailer bot IS Sentinel Prime.
"...Dark of the Moon that smashed hulk that serves as Sentinel Prime’s living tomb is the updated version of The Ark."

We also have a good look at a previously unseen toy : The Ark (a playset).

And the Official Voyager Class Megatron image is also revealed via the same article. Speaking of Megatron... Read a spoiler from the article after the jump.

"Bay said Megatron would start the movie in Heart of Darkness mode, hiding in the jungles of Africa, nursing his wounds, and vainly hiding his pulverized visage while plotting — what else — revenge."

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: Moonbug - on: Friday, 11th February 2011 at 18:36:45 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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4Chan.org/toy have posted more Transfo­rmers Dark of the Moon toys including two from a Yahoo Japan auction for a boxed Optimus Prime and two of what appears to be a custom Brawn figure.

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Over the last month DOTMToys has leaked around 40 images of the upcoming figures via variou websites including facebook, 4Chan, ACToys and his own forum. Below you will find most of the images leaked thus far as a handy round-up.

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Update: Looking again at the Brawn figure it does look like a custom piece­

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Saturday, 22nd January 2011 at 10:32:23 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy News

I received my copy of the latest issue of Toy News Magazine today which focuses on the upcoming British Toy Fair which will have a strong Transformers presences.  The issues contains some information on some of the tie-in merchandise including more plush Transformers, costumes, bikes, stress balls, posters and electronic gadgets aimed for children that will be available this summer along with a Transformers themed cover, all of which you can view below.  The magazine also lists, under the details of one of the licenses, the Autobot cast as being Bumblebee, Ratchet, Ironhide, Sideswipe and Optimus Prime.

The magazines editorial notes Transformers as the number one movie license for 2011 and they also cover the Hasbro - Turner deal that will lead Transformers Prime to air in the UK calling it the a "hotly tipped" show.  In terms of the items/license listed within the magazines, they are:

  • Sambro have a license for Transformers Dark of the Moon.  Sambro produce stationary, arts and crafts, bags, candy, homeware (so mugs, clocks etc) and scooters.  They may be showing some of their items along with the Marvel properties for Spider-Man, Captain America and Thor at the British Toy Fair.
  • Rubies International, the childrens fancy dress manufacturer, have also purchased a license to make DotM tie-in costumes.  They will also be at the BTHF.
  • MV Sports, who specialise in wheeled toys (so bikes, trikes etc) have also signed up for a license for DotM and will be producing items for "older boys".
  • IMC Toys are another company who have signed on and whilst no specific details have been given, IMC focus on electronic toys such as walkie-talkies, driving games, interactive story figures and projectors.
  • Underground Toys have signed up for a Transformers license with their series of stress balls, plush figures, mugs, cufflinks and more being offered exclusively through Gear 4 Games
  • GB Eye will be producing posters, 3D and badges for Dark of the Moon focusing on the Autobots, Bumblebee, Ratchet, Ironhide, Sideswipe and Optimus Prime
  • Hasbro - Will be showing off the Stars Wars Transformers Class III figure at the event which Toy News describes as being able to "turn into four modes - Darth Vader, Anakin Skywalker and two vehicles - the Republic Attack Cruiser and Star Destroyer"


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Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Wednesday, 12th January 2011 at 23:17:49 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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The official website and trailer for the Japanese release of Transformers Dark of the Moon, the third live action Transformers film, has now been launched by Paramount Pictures and can be found here.

Credit to Snakas for the link

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Sunday, 9th January 2011 at 14:05:28 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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Infamous Chinese based DotMToys has been posting more images of leaked testshots and prototypes over on his website www.dotmtoys.com, which is currently offline for exceeding its bandwidth.  The latest batch of images include Dreadbot and the toy for the green Wrecker car.  You can view mirrors below.

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Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Saturday, 8th January 2011 at 11:03:31 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy NewsTimes-New Magic Valley are reporting that Bill Fagerbakke, Transformers Animated Bulkhead, has signed onto the cast of  Transformers Dark Of The Moon as one of the Wreckers.

Fagerbakke is voicing an animated Chevy Impala stock car equipped with machine guns in the third Transformers movie, “Dark of the Moon,” which will be released July 1.

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Tuesday, 4th January 2011 at 21:04:20 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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­Coming Soon.net have posted a description of the upcoming Transformers: Dark Of The Moon trailer.

"Transformers: Dark of the Moon, from the teaser, plays it on conspiracy theories related to the moon landing. The first part of the movie alternates images of the control room at NASA and of the astronauts on the moon. The landing is what we know well, as are the famous words about the "giant leap for mankind." But we did not know what is the journey of the astronauts on the dark side of the moon, until the control room do not tell them that "... then we are not alone." Then we see some Transformers: the camera comes close to the eye of one of them, which starts to flash. But the camera does not stop, and takes us inside the robot and its mechanisms, making us understand that it's coming back into action."

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Friday, 3rd December 2010 at 20:15:29 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy NewsHydra, of TFPulp fame, has posted an article over on The Allspark entitled The Transformers: The Movie Special Data Book Secret Files .  The article contains a translation and review of a book that was published in Japan to go along side the original Transformers film, Transformers: The Movie. The book, which most fan have probably never heard of, contains details on the toy that was made and is well worth a read.  You can find it here.

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Wednesday, 1st December 2010 at 20:43:37 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy NewsTFAW have announced the release date for the Transformers: Dark of the Moon prequel comic book series entitled Transformers: Rising Storm as the 5th January 2011.  The comic features the arrival on Earth of a new Decepticon (those who have read the spoilers will know who) and should also reveal many of the cast and modes of both the Autobot and Decepticon characters who will feature in the third live action movie.  Head over to TFAW to see a preview of the cover for the first issue.

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Wednesday, 3rd November 2010 at 08:25:24 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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The official Transformers Movie website has now published the international release dates for Transformers: Dark of the Moon.  For UK fans the film will be released on July 1st 2011.  The film airs first on the 29th June in Egypt, Belgium and  Switzerland (in French).

North America
United States : 01 July 2011
Canada : 01 July 2011

Latin America
Argentina : 30 June 2011
Brazil : 01 July 2011
Chile : 30 June 2011
Columbia : 01 July 2011
Mexico : 01 July 2011
Panama : 01 July 2011
Peru : 30 June 2011
Venezuela : 01 July 2011

Middle East / Africa
Egypt : 29 June 2011
Israel : 30 June 2011
Lebanon : 30 June 2011
South Africa : 01 July 2011
United Arab Emirates : 30 June 2011

Asia Pacific
Australia : 30 June 2011
China : 11 July 2011
Hong Kong : 30 June 2011
India : 01 July 2011
Indonesia : 01 July 2011
Japan : 29 July 2011
Korea : 30 June 2011
Singapore : 30 June 2011
Malaysia : 30 June 2011
New Zealand : 30 June 2011
Philippines : 01 July 2011
Taiwan : 30 June 2011
Thailand : 30 June 2011

Europe
Austria : 01 July 2011
Belgium : 29 June 2011
Croatia: 30 June 2011
Cyprus : 01 July 2011
Czech Republic / Slovakia : 30 June 2011
Denmark : 30 June 2011
Finland : 01 July 2011
France : 29 June 2011
Germany : 30 June 2011
Greece : 30 June 2011
Hungary : 30 June 2011
Iceland : 01 July 2011
Ireland : 01 July 2011
Italy : 01 July 2011
Netherlands : 30 June 2011
Norway : 01 July 2011
Poland : 01 July 2011
Portugal : 30 June 2011
Romania : 01 July 2011
Russia : 30 June 2011
Serbia / Montenegro ; 30 June 2011
Slovenia : 30 June 2011
Spain : 01 July 2011
Sweden : 01 July 2011
Switzerland-French : 29 June 2011
Switzerland-German : 30 June 2011
Switzerland-Italian : 01 July 2011
Turkey : 01 July 2011
Ukraine : 30 June 2011
United Kingdom : 01 July 2011

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Sunday, 31st October 2010 at 10:52:08 GMT | Share: | Discuss: Read on

Transformers Toy NewsTFW2005.com have come across some Amazon listings for three books that all appear to be related to the third Transformers Movie.  The books all have the title Transformers: The Dark of the Moon.  Not only that but Paramount Pictures also recenly registered the domain transformersthedarkofthemoonmovie.com meaning its cetainly going to be connected to the third film even if its not the official name

Category: Transformers Toy News | Submitted by: quartz - on: Thursday, 7th October 2010 at 09:12:04 BST | Share: | Discuss: Read on

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