MakeToys Battle Tanker Anyone? DNA Design DK-37 Transformers Legacy Laser Optimus Prime Upgrade Kit

(Left) Battle Tanker add-on set for Reveal The Shield/United Optimus Prime. (Right) Battle Sentinel - core robot Gento + Battle Tanker I don't usually cover third-party add-on kits on this blog, but this is especially notable. Ten years ago (oh my, that's already ten years ago?) MakeToys made their debut with the release of the … Continue reading MakeToys Battle Tanker Anyone? DNA Design DK-37 Transformers Legacy Laser Optimus Prime Upgrade Kit

One Shots / “That’s Just Prime, Part 2”

Two years ago, I made this One Shots entry called "That's Just Prime" to quickly account for the numerous Voyager class Optimus Prime figures being released at that time. Skipping forward to the present, I've been catching up on several third-party Optimus Prime figures and just like before, I wanted to quickly account those in … Continue reading One Shots / “That’s Just Prime, Part 2”

So Articulated, But Still Transforms! Mastermind Creations Reformatted OPTUS PEXUS

From the initial tease last weekend, Mastermind Creations has dropped more shots of their newest figure, Reformatted R-48 Optus Pexus, which is supposedly their take on Orion Pax / Optimus Prime as he appeared in The Transformers: Autocracy / Chaos Theory books. Now I find that name a little peculiar since Mastermind Creations usually use … Continue reading So Articulated, But Still Transforms! Mastermind Creations Reformatted OPTUS PEXUS

Third-Party Tease: Mastermind Creations Optus Pexus ("The Transformers: Chaos Theory" Optimus Prime)

I'm not the most updated when it comes to third-party Transformers stuff, nor the major story threads in the IDW comics. That said, I tend to come across third-party releases involving IDW comic book designs. Especially if it's Optimus Prime, like this latest tease from Mastermind Creations. Pardon me if I get my references wrong, … Continue reading Third-Party Tease: Mastermind Creations Optus Pexus ("The Transformers: Chaos Theory" Optimus Prime)

#4003B / Reformatted / Seraphicus Prominon (Nova Prime)

Capping off this two-piece set for Mastermind Creations' take on Nova Prime is the final form of Seraphicus Prominon which is the core robot combined with the armor pieces from the trailer set. Outside of sharing the same color choices, this armored form looks worlds apart from the vanilla core robot. And so, let’s take … Continue reading #4003B / Reformatted / Seraphicus Prominon (Nova Prime)