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At today's Entertainment Brand Preview Event, Hasbro and Netflix presented the first look at the "War for Cybertron" series by Netflix! Now we have the official trailer and press release to check out. Enjoy!

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Back in the 70's a series of large "Shogun" robots were released featuring launching fists and rolling wheels in their feet. These figures crossed brands even including a Godzilla figure! Taking a cue from these retro toys, Super 7 has announced they will be creating a "Super Shogun" Optimus Prime! Check out the official product details below:

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On February 22 Ben's World of Transformers will be attending Hasbro's Entertainment Brand Preview Event as part of Toy Fair 2020! This event will begin at 1:30PM ET with a presentation for several brand teams including Transformers, Marvel, Star Wars and more! After that, the Fan Media will be touring the display room where we will be given the chance to photograph products on display and interview members of the brand team! (Read more...)

Once again thanks to the Hasbro Newsroom we have some product descriptions and images of both upcoming and current Cyberverse product! The product descriptions are for the Target exclusive packs already out in stores now. The image names suggest all these figures are Warrior Class (some in stores now) except for Thunderhowl who is a Deluxe. BWTF will be reporting more from Hasbro's Toy Fair even tomorrow!

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Thanks to the Hasbro Newsroom we now have photos of upcoming BotBots figures! These include new "unboxing sets" and individual figures. Check out the official product descriptions and images below!

BotBots Goldrush Series 5 Tribes

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The Hasbro Newsroom has released some new information ahead of Hasbro's Entertainment Brand Preview Day tomorrow in New York City! The Generations reveals include Airwave, Smokescreen and more! Check out the official product descriptions and photos below!

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Toy Fair is a couple days away, but IGN has the advance scoop on several new Generations War for Cybertron: Earthrise reveals! All these figures have been rumor and the talk of early "leaks" for months now, but this is our first look at the figures! These include:

  • Deluxe Class Arcee
  • Deluxe Class Fasttrack (able to transform into a staff for Scorponok!)
  • Commander Class Sky Lynx
  • Titan Class Scorponok (with Lord Zarak)
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Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Fight in this weekend’s Leaderboard Event for a chance to unlock a 2, 3 or 4-Star Dinobot or Dinobot II and win new rank rewards!

Fossil Feuds

Take part in this weekend’s event to unlock a 2, 3 or 4-Star Dinobot or Dinobot II and get:

  • Up to 1,500 3-Star Shards
  • Up to 800 4-Star Shards
  • Up to 3,000 Premium Shards
  • Up to 5 Silver Power Core Chips
  • Up to 1 Gold Power Core Chip
  • Up to 125,000 Spark
  • And SUPER XP per Battle!

Introducing NEW Rank Rewards!
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From Maven Collectibles, the BBTS exclusive Jane Doe Superheroine is an original female athletic body intended for action figure customizers. Jane Doe stands about 6 to 7 inches tall and features over 30 points of articulation.

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A few days ahead of Hasbro's Fan Media Event, has revealed a new sub-line for Cyberverse: Battle Call! This new line uses one's voice to activate features on the figure such as the "Energon Armor" that is the theme for several of this year's figures.

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Once upon a time not everyone walked around with a fully functional computer in their pocket. Long before the Smartphone Revolution, fans would have to select an LCD electronic game to bring with them as they went out for the day. In the early 90's one of the choices Transformers fans had was a "Transformers: Generations 2" handheld game by Tiger Electronics. Originally released in 1993, this game was only available for about a year or two before disappearing from the market. Over the years, aftermarket prices for this item could exceed $100 USD!

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No exceptions! Everyone must adhere to Hoist's maintenance schedule. Other Autobots may be good at duking it out with Decepticons, but it's Hoist's job to keep them in fighting shape! Check out my review and gallery of Earthrise Hoist!

The Official Transformers Facebook Page has posted a trailer for the third season of Cyberverse! Titled "Bumblebee: Cyberverse Adventures", this season focuses on the Transformers returning to their homeworld of Cybertron to restore it to its former glory. However old conflicts may get in the way again as Megatron tries to claim the planet as his own once again! Check out the trailer in the embed below:

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Starting in late 2019, the Cyberverse toy line launched a new class if figures: the Deluxe Class! More articulated and complex than other Cyberverse figures, the first two waves were announced right on the package to build up excitement for the Maccadam "Build-a-Figure" spread out across the two waves. Now we have an official in-package look at one of the figures from Wave 2: Hot Rod!

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Bah-weep-graaaaagnah wheep nini bong!

Battle in this weekend’s event to win Frozen Spark Crystals and get a closer look at how Dinobot and Dinobot II will look in-game!

Primeval Spark

Take part in this weekend’s event to win:

- Up to 60,000 Spark
- Up to 5,000 Premium Shards, 2,000 3-Stars Shards and 700 4-Star Shards!
- Up to 5 Silver Power Cores and 1 Gold Power Core
- THE LAST Prime Avatar
- And Frozen Spark Crystals from the hardest tiers!

Event Type: Individual Totaliser
Start Date: 14/02/2020 10:00 UTC
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Mezco Toyz presents the One:12 Collective DC Comics Two-Face! The alter ego and criminal mastermind persona of Gotham City’s fallen District Attorney, Harvey Dent. $95.00

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Impulsive and brave, Cliffjumper is not exactly a patient Autobot but you can count on him in a fire fight. Check out my review and gallery of "Earthrise" Cliffjumper!

Jim Sorenson is an accomplished writer whose credits include Transformers books including Transformers: The Ark - A Complete Compendium Of Transformers Animation Models, Transformers Animated: Allspark Almanac and Transformers Legacy: The Art of Transformers Packaging. Now he brings a Transformers history book filled with gorgeous art from packaging to video games to animation! (Read more...)

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