Archive for October, 2008

Hasbro Answers to TFviews Questions #1

Our readers came up with these 5 great questions to send in last week, and today Hasbro was generous enough to supply us all 5 answers. (…more)

Posted in Hasbro Q&A on October 13th, 2008 by JediTricks

Revenge of the Fallen – Chevy Beat to be Skids

The little green Chevy Beat that’s shown up several times on the set of Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen, has been revealed to be portraying G1er Skids, according to spy photos posted by Jalopnik.com. (…more)

Posted in Entertainment on October 9th, 2008 by JediTricks

What are some of Transformers’ Worst Things Ever?

So, with Transformers’ 25th anniversary right around the corner, and much celebration to come, what items truly belong on TF’s “worst ever” list? What items should we remember so that we may laugh, and never witness those mistakes again? Certainly there are plenty of poor entries to choose from in the line, but what are some of the standouts? Click here to add your 2 cents!

Posted in Site News on October 7th, 2008 by JediTricks

TF: Animated Ultra Magnus Reviews

A couple different outlets review this Leader-class figure, and the results are good or better.  And that’s not even getting to the Sound effects, lights, or show voice lines. (…more)

Posted in Reviews on October 5th, 2008 by JediTricks

New TF Animated Characters/Designs

Animated Rodimus Prime

52toys.com reports several new Transformers Animated character sketches of characters expected to appear for the shows third season. (…more)

Posted in Entertainment on October 3rd, 2008 by Sparky Prime

DvD Reviews SWTF Crossovers Wave 2

The new entries in this wave consist of General Grievous to Grievous’ Starfighter and the TIE Pilot to TIE Bomber.  Dave Van Domelen (the “DvD” in the title, though I can’t imagine someone reading this site and not knowing of DvD) has given both his customary everything-but-the-kitchen-sink thorough review, and the bottom line is… well, I won’t spoil the surprise, but it sounds like he’s too much of a gentleman to use the term “sucked”.

Posted in Reviews on October 3rd, 2008 by JediTricks

Revenge of the Fallen toys to have shelf date of May 31st 2009

Starscream NZ of TransformersNewZealand reports that Hasbro NZ’s latest update has revealed Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen’s merchandise will have a set shelf date of May 31st, 2009 – In New Zealand, at least. The original post is available here at TFNZ.

Posted in Entertainment, International, Toys and Collectibles on October 1st, 2008 by onslaught86

SWTF Remolded AT-AT & Black Imperial Shuttle

The revisited AT-AT has a new Endor paint scheme and a new head, that of an Imperial Trooper. But what’s an Imp Trooper in this case? (…more)

Posted in Toys and Collectibles on October 1st, 2008 by JediTricks

Images of Universe Inferno and Vector Prime in packaging

New Hasbro stock images of Universe Inferno and Vector Prime have surfaced at AcToys.net, including the first boxed photos. Clicky to see!

Posted in Toys and Collectibles on October 1st, 2008 by onslaught86