One Shots / “Silhouettes”

2007 was a great year for the Transformers franchise, thanks to the first live-action movie that brought the brand to the mainstream audience. 2007 was also a great year for Apple thanks to the massive popularity of their iPods. Wanting to capitalize on both successes, Takara Tomy had the (seemingly) brilliant idea of combining both, … Continue reading One Shots / “Silhouettes”

One Shots / “Gadgets in Disguise”

Time and time again, Optimus Prime has become a beacon of hope and saved countless lives across the multiverse. In the process, he has already taken countless forms and appearances as "robots in disguise." But in this universe, he's taken a form which has him confused, especially when searching for allies in this never-ending conflict. … Continue reading One Shots / “Gadgets in Disguise”

Display it with Science! Transformers Anti-Gravity Tensegrity Base Optimus Prime Set

I'm not really sure when tensegrity structures and consumer goods started to become a thing, but it looks like the Transformers brand is joining the fad with its recent announcement of an Optimus Prime set that comes with a tensegrity base. But before we go into what the set comes with, I believe I'm not … Continue reading Display it with Science! Transformers Anti-Gravity Tensegrity Base Optimus Prime Set

We Got a Title and Logo! “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts” Revealed

Ever since the Bumblebee movie came out in 2018, fans of the franchise have been curious on where the live-action movies will go. This follows the much favorable reviews the aforementioned film got compared to the prior ones helmed by Michael Bay. Well, Hasbro and Paramount just provided an answer as they revealed the 7th … Continue reading We Got a Title and Logo! “Transformers: Rise of the Beasts” Revealed

Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest: Transformers Auto-Converting Optimus Prime

I was less interested with the Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest reveals for Transformers as some of then had already been seen previously, though there's one item that's very interesting but not to the point of me getting one. Robosen, a company that sells programmable robots has acquired the Transformers license from Hasbro to produce one … Continue reading Hasbro Pulse Fan Fest: Transformers Auto-Converting Optimus Prime