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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It was way back during San Diego Comic-Con in 2011 that Ashley Wood revealed that 3A Toys had picked up the license for Microman, setting off a bit of frenzy from fans of the Micronauts. It had been several years before Jerry Macaluso had attempted to bring back Micronauts while he was still with SOTA Toys, and fans of the property were eager for something. But following the announcement, there was almost no 3A Toys Microman activity, until today.
3A revealed pictures of the first wave of Microman figures, which consists of several colorways of String Divers. The figures will be in 1/12 scale, and will feature a removable respirator. More info to follow, as they’ve just revealed the images at this point.
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