Archive for April, 2010

Del Rey Announces TRANSFORMERS Origins Story Novel

NEW YORK, NY – April 27, 2010 – Del Rey, an imprint of Ballantine Books at the Random House Publishing Group, announced today that Del Rey Books will publish TRANSFORMERS: EXODUS.  Telling one of the most important stories in the TRANSFORMERS canon, this novel explores and expands upon the origins of the supervillain MEGATRON, leader of the evil DECEPTICONS, and the rise of OPTIMUS PRIME to leadership of the heroic AUTOBOTS.  (…more)

Posted in Comics and Books on April 28th, 2010 by JediTricks

TFV’s Hall of Fame Poll Results

The votes have been tallied, and the winners have been sent off to Hasbro. Hopefully your choice was among the winners. (…more)

Posted in Site News on April 23rd, 2010 by JediTricks

New Botcon figures revealed: G2 Streetwise and Clench

The next Botcon figure revealed on is none other than Protectobot Streetwise. The figure is a black and red repaint of the (…more)

Posted in Toys and Collectibles on April 22nd, 2010 by andersonh1

Previews: Spotlight: Prowl and LSOTW #4 has four page previews for Spotlight: Prowl and Last Stand of the Wreckers #4, both due out this Wednesday, April 21st.

Transformers Spotlight: Prowl

Written by Mike Costa with art by E.J. Su and cover by Nick Roche and Su.

The end of the war between Autobots and Decepticons had profound changes (…more)

Posted in Comics and Books on April 19th, 2010 by andersonh1

More Details on Transformers Hall of Fame Vote

Hasbro has sent more details on what this Hall of Fame vote is all about, including a final round of voting in May and a reveal of the winner at Botcon. Here’s what they sent our site, straight from the Hasbro’s mouth… (…more)

Posted in Site News on April 16th, 2010 by JediTricks

Vote for your choice in the Transformers Hall of Fame

TFV has been invited to participate in Hasbro’s Transformers Hall of Fame program this year. We’re polling our readers to find out which Transformers character should be included in the inaugural TF Hall of Fame alongside Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Megatron, and Starscream. Click here to cast your vote!

Posted in Site News on April 15th, 2010 by JediTricks

Generations Drift repaint/remold to be Blurr

From Parry Game Preserve:

Preserve: At Toy Fair this year, a Classics 3.0 Drift was shown. Has a redeco/retool been planned for this toy at this time? (…more)

Posted in Toys and Collectibles on April 1st, 2010 by andersonh1