We are back with our usual world sightings reports, courtesy of our very own 2005 Boards members. This is an Earthrise week! Several sightings over the continents of these new great figures! Leader Optimus Prime is available now for many fans around the globe. The Siege figures are not over yet, since some waves are surfacing in some countries in Europe together with some Cyberverse figures.
- Earthrise Wave 1 Battlemaster & Leader Class In Germany – 2005 Boards member Phynxes was lucky to find Battlemaster Smashdown (Siege repack), Astrotrain and Optimus Prime at Müller in Cologne.
- Earthrise Wave 1 Micromaster, Voyager & Leader Class In Ireland– 2005 Boards member Mick h found the new Micromasters Trip-Up & Autobot Daddy-O (Hot Rod Patrol) and Bombshock & Decepticon Growl (Military Patrol) together with Optimus Prime at Big Bang Comics. Other users report to have found the same figures and Voyager Starscream and Grapple (no pictures yet) at Forbidden Planet stores.
- Earthrise Wave 1 Deluxe, Voyager & Leader Class In Mexico – Earthrise Optimus Prime, Astrotrain, Grapple, Starscream, Wheeljack, Hoist, Cliffjumper and Ironworks have just hit Mexican shelves at Palacio del Hierro in Mexico City. Thanks to 2005 Boards member IronWaveJRG for the heads up!
- Earthrise Wave 1 Battlemaster, Micromaster & Leader Class In Philippines – 2005 Boards member anthamic spotted Bombshock & Growl (Military Patrol), Smashdown (Siege repack), Soundbarrier and Astrotrain at Toy Kingdom at V-Mall in Greenhills.
- Siege Wave 5 Deluxe In Poland – The Siege figures are not over in Europe. 2005 Boards member AerialbotSlingshot found Crosshairs and Spinister (together with Cog and Sideswipe) at his local Auchan in Bielsko-Biała.
- Siege Wave 3 Battlemasters, Wave 5 Deluxe, Wave 2 Voyager & Wave 1 Leader, Studio Series Wave 3 Voyager, Wave 8 Deluxe & Wave 4 Leader, Cyberverse Wave 5 Warrior & Wave 5 Ultra In Scandinavia– Better late than never, Siege Battlemasters Caliburst and Smashdown, Deluxe Spinister and Crosshairs (together with Sideswipe), Voyager Starscream and Soundwave, and Leader Ultra Magnus and Shockwave were all found at Extra Leker in Trondheim by 2005 Boards member Avaran. At the same store, Studio Series SS-49 Camaro Bumblebee, SS-50 WWII Hot Rod, SS-52 Arcee, Chromia, and Elita-1: 3-Pack, SS-14 Ironhide, SS-55 Scavenger, and SS-56 DOTM Shockwave were available too. Avaran also found Cyberverse Warrior Jetfire while Sebfolgero spotted the new Ultra Class Energon Armor Clobber and Hot Rod.
- Earthrise Wave 1 Micromaster In Serbia – After some time, we have new sightings in the area. 2005 Boards member Sammael found the new Earthrise Trip-Up & Autobot Daddy-O (Hot Rod Patrol) at Bombshock & Decepticon Growl (Military Patrol) at DexyCo shop at the Usce Mall.
- Earthrise Wave 1 Battlemasters & Voyager In Singapore – The new Soundbarrier, Smashdown (Siege repack) Grapple and Starscream were found at OG People’s Park by darkavenger. Now all Earthrise wave 1 sizes are available at retail in other stores too.
- Cyberverse Wave 5 Ultra In Switzerland – The new Energon Armor Bumblebee and Hot Rod were spotted at Müller store in Sant’Antonino TI by Lunatic Prime. Their wave partner Clobber should surface soon.
- Earthrise Wave 1 Battlemaster, Micromaster, Deluxe, Voyager & Leader Class, and Rescue Bots Academy Command Centre Figures In Taiwan – The complete Earthrise Wave 1 was found at Toyworld in 中和環球 (Zhōnghé Global Mall) by prime roller. All figures from Battlemasters to Leader class available. Additionally, the new Rescue Bots Command Centre Hoist and Wedge were found at Toys”R”Us in the same mall.
Happy Hunting one and all! Thanks to all our members for their reports!