Missing Good Guy Optimus Prime? Hasbro Has You Covered!

The last I saw of Optimus Prime, back in 2014’s Transformers: Age of Extinction, he was flying off into space, apparently leaving Earth behind. So while I was not at all surprised to see him back on Earth in the trailer for Transformers: The Last Knight, it was a bit of a shocker to see him as the supposed villain… although maybe not as much as seeing Mark Wahlberg fighting Transformers with a sword.

If bad guy Optimus Prime has you reminiscing back to when we were still somewhat hopeful about Michael Bay’s handling of our beloved childhood memories, then help is here; Hasbro recently announced that the Optimus Prime we know and love, from the first Transformers live action movie, will be joining the Transformers Masterpiece Movie Series this summer. Another shocker? That movie came out ten years ago.

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CustomCon 43 – the Complete Index

Without further ado, here’s the index for the entries for CustomCon 43.

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CC43: Marvel Legends Armor Wars – Technovore Build-a-Figure Series by CRobTheCreator

Presenting the Marvel Legends Technovore Build-a-Figure Wave, featuring:

  • Ghost: comes with blaster and Left Leg of Technovore
  • Vibro: comes with Shockwave gun and Right Leg of Technovore
  • Hypnotia: Comes with body of Technovore
  • Samurai Armor Iron Man: Comes with The Head of Technovore
  • Dark Aegis: Comes with Energy Axe and Right Arm of Technovore
  • Melter: Comes with Left Arm of Technovore
  • Build-a-Figure Technovore

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NYCC 2015: Hasbro Official Marvel, Star Wars, and Transformers Reveals

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Hasbro has shared official pics for their reveals at the ‘Twas the Night Before… Party kicking off New York Comic Con. They’ve included shots from Marvel Legends (both 6-inch and 3.75-inch – we’ll continue to refer to the smaller scale as Marvel Universe), Star Wars: the Black Series, and various Transformers waves.

They have more in store for Star Wars (their biggest reveals were not part of the officially released pics), and highlighted that in 2016, Transformers branding will transition from Combiner Wars to a new theme: Titans Returns, Part 2 of the just-announced Prime Wars Trilogy.

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NYCC 2015: Hasbro Marvel and Star Wars Reveals (with AFP video fly-by)

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As has been their tradition for the last few year, Hasbro kicked off NYCC 2015 with their ‘Twas the Night Before… Party, revealing new items from their action figure brands. We took a look at their Marvel and Star Wars lines, with a focus on their 6-inch figures in Marvel Legends and the Black Series from Star Wars. And we got to chat with our long-time friend, Jesse Falcon, from the Marvel licensing team.

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