Archive for December, 2008

Hasbro Questions from Other Sites

Here is a list of other sites’ questions from the second round of Hasbro’s Q&A on December 9th, 2008. And if you haven’t already, don’t forget to check out our own Q&A here on TFviews as well. (…more)

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

Interview with Marty Isenberg

Art & Story has posted an interview with Transformer Animated writer Marty Isenberg who had also worked on a past Transformers show, Beast Machines. Although the interview is about writing aspects beyond Transformers Animated, they do discuss the show as well.

Posted in Entertainment, Site News on December 11th, 2008 by Sparky Prime

Animated Hot Shot Revealed

The Transformers Wiki TFWiki.net has posed the first image of Animated’s incarnation of Hot Shot who will be appearing in the show’s 3rd season. (…more)

Posted in Entertainment on December 11th, 2008 by Sparky Prime

Hasbro Answers to TFviews Questions #2

Our readers came up with these 5 great questions to send in on December 3rd, and today Hasbro was generous enough to supply us all 5 answers. (…more)

Posted in Hasbro Q&A on December 9th, 2008 by JediTricks

New TF:Animated characters revealed

Transformers Animated Art Director/Lead Character Designer, Derrick J. Wyatt has posted two new character designs on his blog, A Delightful Tedium. The new characters are Wheeljack and Perceptor. (…more)

Posted in Entertainment on December 5th, 2008 by Sparky Prime

1 in 3 Toys Found “Toxic” says CNN; Hasbro However Tests Clean

An article on CNN was released today stating that watchdog group HealthyToys.org claims that 1 in 3 toys on the market today contain toxic levels of chemicals like lead, arsenic, mercury, and others. However, what the CNN article does not mention is that Hasbro’s 2 most popular brands, Transformers and Star Wars, do not show those signs. (…more)

Posted in Site News, Toys and Collectibles on December 4th, 2008 by JediTricks

MP Grimlock now in color

The Japanese retailer e-hobby has posed the first images of Masterpiece Grimlock fully painted. (…more)

Posted in Toys and Collectibles on December 3rd, 2008 by Sparky Prime

TF:Animated Waspinator & Samurai Prowl Hi-Res Photos

Transformers Animated gets 2 all new figures, and here’s the official Hasbro look at each. Waspinator is one of those characters that goes back to Beast Wars with great familiarity, and it looks like a big jaw is the major change here, no surprise. Prowl gets an all new figure complete with a sidecar that turns into Samurai armor. There’s been a lot of talk about whether Prowl is new or not, but it’s clear now that this is a total redesign. (…more)

Posted in Toys and Collectibles on December 3rd, 2008 by JediTricks