This year has been an exciting one for us at TFviews.com, we’ve started new ventures, made new friends, and gotten in on the ground floor of Hasbro’s Q&A program. 2009 looks to be an amazing year for Transformers, with the 25th anniversary of the brand, the new movie, and the return of TF:Animated, it’s going to be non-stop for Transformers fans, and TFviews will be here to share it with you. So have a safe and happy new year’s day, and thanks for being part of what makes our community special!
… Pasadena, CA. Congratulations to the West Coast fans!
Merry Christmas to everyone!
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Dave van Domelen has posted his in-depth review of TF:A deluxe Wave 5. That’s Blurr, Swindle, and Blazing Lockdown. Professor DvD has little love for the repaint, but the new molds get good marks. Click here to check out the full reviews.
Digital Toys has pre-orders up for C-20 Red Alert and C-21 Smokescreen. Red Alert has not been announced for the Universe line domestically, and Smokescreen sports a different paint job than the upcoming Universe version. Both are tentatively scheduled for April 2009.
The-Arker has posted several images of upcoming Transformers figures. First up is posted at the actoys.net message boards showing the Transformers Universe repaints, Darkwind and Countdown. The rest are potentially spoilers for the next Transformers movie, Revenge of the Fallen, so read on at your own risk… Continue reading
As mentioned way back in September, Sideshow Collectibles is distributing the movie Bumblebee electronic bust from Popbox Collectibles, and while the piece was pre-sold out, Sideshow has found 25 additional units and is making them available to customers in the US. So if you missed out on this unique piece before, now is the last chance you’ll get to pick it up new.
Straight from the big potato-head’s mouth, news has come down from Rhode Island that, starting next round (that would be the one in late February due to Toy Fair delays), only 3 questions will be answered instead of 5, and answers will be returned in 2 weeks rather than 1. Continue reading