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GEN-15 DLX Rook - worth buying?
Yes - 87.50%
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Only if... - 0%
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No - 0%
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Not even interested - 12.50%
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US GEN Slingshot & Wildrider confirmed - with new names
Mar 24, 2015 - 12:25 PM - by griffin
Looks like Slingshot and Wildrider are definitely limited edition exclusives from Hasbro, as they have appeared in a Diamond/Previews listing for May... suggesting a shared exclusive at American comic shops and ToysRUs America.
(no idea if they will come here, or what other American sources might have them as well)

Since... [Read More]
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JP Unite Warriors Menasor now official
Mar 23, 2015 - 8:54 PM - by griffin
After seeing Superion a couple months ago for June (with Slingshot), a Menasor was expected to follow it, and hopefully with a Wildrider as well.

Scans of the current Figure King magazine from Japan has given us a very small tease of Menasor, and the left leg is definitely NOT Offroad.
From what I can... [Read More]
48 Replies | 1,869 Views
Toys R US VIP Shopping Day 25/3/15- Highpoint (VIC)
Mar 21, 2015 - 5:10 PM - by Megatran
Applies only to Highpoint (VIC) store.

Offer valid for one full priced item only.

Read the T&C's.
1 Reply | 523 Views
Black Knight AD-31 Optimus from Japan
Mar 21, 2015 - 1:47 AM - by griffin
Just when you thought the fourth movie toys were finally all done, TakaraTomy decides to throw out one more for the hell of it... and it doesn't come out until August 3rd, which is a year after the movie was released in Japan, for about 8000yen. (about AU$90 atm)

It looks like this black redeco of the AD-31 remoulded Optimus toy is a ToysRUs exclusive in Japan, so might be even rarer to find than the AD-31 toy,... [Read More]
18 Replies | 767 Views
Transformers Rising now playable for iOs
Mar 20, 2015 - 11:38 PM - by reillyd
Despite being un available for players from the US, the Asia Pacific
Server is up and running for a limited beta. The game heavily uses
Artwork from Transformer Legends, but does have a little new stuff as well.

That's the good news.

The bad news is that gameplay kinda sucks, with almost no strategy whatsoever.
Reminds me of the pokies, where even if I win something I'm clueless as to why, or how the rules work. I'm level 13 after half an hours... [Read More]
1 Reply | 162 Views
Myer 20% off toys this weekend
Mar 20, 2015 - 9:19 PM - by Omega Metro
And online now......not that there's any Transformers, but great for Lego!

1 Reply | 405 Views
Toys R Us Australia Exclusive Items Info Thread
Mar 19, 2015 - 5:00 PM - by Sinnertwin
720 Units
ETA 11/04
SKN 93117

Star Saber
300 units
ETA October
SKN 100415

Currently no information available

& a surprise new entry

480 Units
ETA 16/05
SKN 095764

Will update
... [Read More]
19 Replies | 2,024 Views
Target 30% off Big Brands (Transformers inc.) - ends 22nd March
Mar 19, 2015 - 8:12 AM - by k.wong23

Just stumbled on this, short 4 day sale.

Might return my G1 megs and re-purchase if possible...hehe
14 Replies | 1,000 Views
June 2015 Transformers comics & books
Mar 18, 2015 - 10:15 PM - by griffin
The Transformers comics and books for June, and images of the covers.

More Than Meets The Eye #42
(W) James Roberts
... [Read More]
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Major US & UK Transformers conventions in 2015
Mar 18, 2015 - 2:22 PM - by griffin
Aside from BotCon in June, there are some fan-run conventions this year that are worth mentioning, and keeping in mind if you might be travelling to America or England during that time.

The TFCon in Canada - July 17-19.
And the ... [Read More]
4 Replies | 247 Views
Cyber Battalion series toys
Mar 18, 2015 - 2:08 PM - by griffin
From a Brazilian retailer product guide comes something that looks like another subline of simpler Transformers toys... but since it is all in Portuguese, details and names are not for sure at this time, so have a look and possibly expect an official announcement by Hasbro during the middle-year convention season.
23 Replies | 713 Views
Singapore exclusive Combiner stickers
Mar 18, 2015 - 1:55 PM - by griffin
As a freebie promotion at Singapore ToysRUs stores (and maybe other Asian TRU stores) is a sticker sheet for Aerialbots and Stunticons... to customise your toys to be more Gen1.

With all the conjecture about previous Asian release stickers being official or not, I guess when they are handed... [Read More]
3 Replies | 210 Views
ToysRUs 20% off selected Transformers 18th Mar - 7th Apr
Mar 14, 2015 - 12:27 PM - by deceptibot
TRU have a new sale starting next week. 20% of some generations and RID figures.

  • Generations Legends $15.99
  • Generations Deluxe $23.99
  • RID one step $15.99
  • RID Hyperchange Heros $31.99
23 Replies | 1,438 Views
Transformers Rising game app now out
Mar 13, 2015 - 6:07 PM - by griffin
First up, I'm a bit confused by this game app, so excuse me if I get something wrong here.

News has come out in the last day that the next game app for the Western market (which should include us) is now out, and is called Transformers Rising.

Now, since I'm not one who uses game apps or follows much about them, this is where it... [Read More]
2 Replies | 204 Views
Hasbro Aus and 3rd Party Figures
Mar 13, 2015 - 11:06 AM - by drahsrebu
Recently I sent an email to Hasbro with my concerns with a certain 3rd party figure and to my surprise they replied to me.
It is a bit of a wall of text but thought i would share this with my fellow members.

Initial email to Hasbro :

From: stuart
Sent: ‎Friday‎, ‎27‎ ‎February‎ ‎2015 ‎4‎:‎28‎ ‎PM
To: ... [Read More]
46 Replies | 2,132 Views
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