The Botcon 2016 Hasbro Panel starts soon in Louisville Kentucky (11 AM Eastern) and we will round up all the info as it comes in. If pics are allowed, we’ll share here, if not stay tuned after the panel for in-person reveals. Read on to check out panel updates, we’ll update every 2-5 minutes or so with new deets!
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Botcon 2016 Hasbro Transformers Panel
Note: – new items will be added to the top of the list. Oldest items at bottom.
We’ve updated the panel pics to show in order, sorry about that.
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They will be doing something con like tho.
Talking about end of Botcon. Not walking away from Transformers. Not ready to talk about what they are doing next.
Scattorshot was released by himself earlier because there were no plans to do Computron until later.
Titan Master Asst – Grimlock, Apeface, Flywheels, Brawn “heads” – just the heads in that class coming ATM.
Taking fan designs into account – they work with outside artists all the time.
Other Decepticon cities are on their radar.
Plans for Beast Wars – not really. MP Primal is a Takara thing right now.
Kindle Fan Fic like G.I. Joe – idea explored for TF.
More Masterpiece in works, US licensing makes it hard though.
Teaser – Overlord in 2017.
Now talking about social things. Roll Out Album, TF Instagram. Earth Wars. Simon Furmon worked on Earth Wars. Fits in Prime Wars Trilogy. Homages G1.
Staff: More Pics added.
Update on 86 Plat set – not one seen. New. Arcee, Magnus, Kup, Springer and Blurr.
Brainstorm with label sheet
Sentinel will have clear orange bits
Brainstorm, Windblade (Fort Max colors), Sentinel Prime
SDCC Exclusives – Titan Force…
Plat set has 86 Box Art. 86 Movie guys, seen in booth.
Next up, Platinum Edition.
Computron – CW Scattorshot has new deco. Lightseed – not a typo. Scrounge in there. Gen Cosmos repaint, Box Set.
US Groove confirmed to be different than Japanese Groove.
Fall 2016 – Computron. Has ankle tilts like Victorion.
May Mayhem – Groove – official. In May.
Staff: Pics uploading from panel room, allowed this year. Check back in spurts for more.
Voyager: Astrotrain Triple Changer.
Voyager: Triple Changer – Alpha Trion. Beast mode and space ship mode.
Deluxe: Wolfwire (Weirdwolf), Highbrow.
Titan Master Asst: Wave 2 2016 – Skytread (Flywheels), Apeface, Clobber (Grimlock), Brawn
Titan Masters heads work across all scales
Prime Wars Trilogy is a Generations universe trilogy.
Titan Masters time.
Minicons now. Sawtooth, Lancelot, Dragonus.
Scatterspike is a retool of Quillfire.
Ratchet is a retool of Strongarm.
RID Warriors now. Showing Bisk, Scatterspike, Ratchet and items seen on floor already.
Generations confirmed to run through 2018.
Lots of stuff to show, new toys will be at booth after the panel.
Standing room only, Hasbro taking seats.
We are live!