Thanks for site sponsor TFSource, we have images of Unique Toys’ latest entry in their Palm Collection Series: YM-03 Blue Cat and Naughty, which are legend scaled homage of Generations 1 Brainstorm and Mindwipe. As suggested by the name of the toy line, these are 3.5 inch tall transforming figures that fit in the palm of your hand. Except for their heads, they are fairly articulated figures with a working headmaster gimmick. Preorders are already available through some of our sponors below. Check out the full sets of images after the break.
Thanks for Previews World, we have a look at the Retail Incentive Cover for the latest issue of Transformers: Optimus Prime by artist Nelson Daniel, who also worked on a cover for Lost Light issue 3. Check out the full cover after the break.
OPTIMUS PRIME #4 10 COPY INCV
(W) John Barber (A) Kei Zama (CA) Nelson Daniel
NEW CYBERTRON! Optimus Prime struggles to unite the Junkions, Cybertronians, and humans-but will diplomacy be scuttled when the Junkion’s secret comes out?
Thanks to D-Drive, we have information on IDW Transformers title through Diamond comics on March 1st. The single title is as below:
TRANSFORMERS AUTOCRACY TRILOGY HC
(W) Chris Metzen, Flint Dille (A/CA) Livio Ramondelli
Before Optimus became a Prime he fought for order. Before Megatron became a conqueror he fought for freedom. In the early days of the war on Cybertron, two leaders-one Autobot, the other Decepticon-start down their own paths towards destiny. Collects the Autocracy, Monstrosity, and Primacy series into an oversized hardcover collection.
The three-page preview for the new Transformers Annual is available courtesy of iBooks, and it looks like readers are in for some “Ghost Stories.” Optimus Prime, Pyra Magna, and Starscream all converge on Crystal City, the site of Bumblebee and Shockwave’s deaths at the end of 2013-2014’s Dark Cybertron crossover. As the singularity that swallowed them continues to reside there, is the mystery of the Bumblebee apparition that haunts Starscream about to be solved? Read the pages after the break and find out for sure when the annual’s released on March 8th!
Thanks to the team over at Space Ape, we have details on this weekend’s upcoming Earth Wars event, Target Locked! This event features two new bots, Perceptor and Lockdown, who will be available as prizes for the alliance event and act as counterparts in terms of abilities to Bombshell and Huffer respectively.
Check out full details and character profiles after the jump, and good luck this weekend, gamers!
Toyhax/Reprolabels dropped by again and gave us an update for their newest label sets. Here is what Delta Star of Reprolabels has to share with us:
The final 2 sets for our CW Pyrocons line are conversion sets for CW Scattershot and Air Raid, to turn them into our takes on Flame and Skyjack. Their combined form might also be familiar to you Beast Wars fans.
We’ve finally completed the largest endeavor we’ve ever worked on… a full upgrade set for G1 Fort Max. Since the set is compatible with the original factory supplied labels, we also have a package deal for the upgrade set and the repro set together!
On the third party side, we have beautiful sets for KFC Simba and Opticlones, Occular Max Girder and Terraegis. If you prefer Badcube’s Speedbump, we have you covered. The final sets for TFC Hades, we have sets for Cerebus and Minos, as well as for the last two member’s of FP Ryu-Oh, Dinogo and Dinoroku, an extensive set for Fans Toys Lupus.
We’ve also started work on sets for Playmates’s Voltron: Legendary Defender line, beginning with Green Lion.
Finally, we have a new free giveaway set! For every $15 you spend on TF labels, you will recieve a set of 32 silver backed labels!”
Thanks again to our friends over at Toyhax.com for stopping by and sharing their news update with us! Make sure you check all of these out!
It’s that time of month, as Previewsworld has posted the previews for IDW Publishing’s May releases. In addition to the regular releases of Optimus Prime, Lost Light, Till All Are One, and Revolutionaries, we’ll be getting the final issue of Revolution: Aw Yeah! and a special surprise: the first installment of the Hasbro Heroes Sourcebook, featuring a collection of bios covering Hasbro characters from A to D, along with other bonuses. This month also sees the release of collections for the Autocracy Trilogy, the Transformers’ most Epic Battles, and the first six issues of Optimus Prime. Check out the solicits and covers for the month of May after the break!
Thanks to the fine folks at Hasbro we now have some pretty shots of the Transformers: The Last Knight cast hanging out at Toy Fair 2017. Included are shots of Michael Bay himself, Mark Wahlberg, Isabela Moner, Laura Haddock, Josh Duhamel and producer Lorenzo DiBonaventura playing with the awesome toys we got to check out in the very same space this past weekend. Read on to see all the pics!
Thanks to 2005 Boards member Predakwon we have a look at some upcoming IDW Trade Paperbacks solicited on Amazon. Check out all the details below!
After the costly victory against the Titans, Iacon is in shambles and Starscream finds himself on shakier ground than ever. The key to his political (and likely literal) survival rests in the outcome of a very unlikely event: the trial of the Council’s first official war criminal—Chromia of Caminus! Collects issues #9–12.
Series: Transformers (Book 3)
Paperback: 96 pages
Publisher: IDW Publishing (November 14, 2017)
Revolutionaries, Vol. 2: Power and Glory Paperback – November 14, 2017
THE REVOLUTION MAY BE OVER–but the future is just beginning! Ripped from the pages of the hottest crossover of the year, the REVOLUTION team of John Barber and Fico Ossio continue the action! KUP is a CYBERTRONIAN literally older than the universe; ACTION MAN is the ultimate special agent trying to live up to an impossible legacy; MAYDAY is a G.I. JOE leader trying to rescue her first command; and BLACKROCK is a CYBERTRONIAN that thinks he’s a human.
The Revolutionaries uncover the deep, dark secret of Mike Power, the Atomic Man—and enlist the help of M.A.S.K. to bring in the long-lost agent! But there’s more to Power’s story than anyone imagined. Collects issues #5-8.
Paperback: 96 pages
Publisher: IDW Publishing (November 14, 2017)
The end of everything! Shockwave makes a move millions of years in the planning–an ultimate strategy to remake Cybertron and destroy both the Autobots and Deceptions! Only the combined forces of Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, and Rodimus can save their world–but billions of miles and eons of war leave our heroes divided, in “Dark Cybertron.” Plus, Windblade takes the planet by storm–but where did she come from–and what does her secret mean for the future of the Transformers?
Collects Dark Cybertron #1 and Finale, More Than Meets The Eye issues #23–27, Robots In Disguise issues #23–27, and Windblade issues #1–4.
Series: Transformers (Book 6)
Hardcover: 388 pages
Publisher: IDW Publishing (September 26, 2017)
The incentive cover of Revolutionaries #3 has surfaced thanks to Previews World. We can say this is a very impressive cover.
REVOLUTIONARIES #3 10 COPY INCV
(W) John Barber (A) Ron Joseph (CA) Marcelo Ferreira
BLAST FROM THE PAST! In the deadly catacombs beneath an ancient pyramid, Joe Colton-the original G.I. Joe-found something far worse than any curse or boobytrap. He found the Decepticon Soundwave… scouring Earth for Cybertron’s salvation. Their meeting remained classified-until the Revolutionaries crashed headlong into the modern-day results!
In Shops: Mar 15, 2017
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