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One Robot, Five Disguises

Most Transformers, third-party or otherwise, have two modes. A select few score three. But when they’re really good, they get six. Mastermind Creations‘ Terminus Hexatron Continuum is really good.


Transformer's Most Fearsome Combiner Team Finally Gets Its Due

Today at Toy Fair 2015 in New York City, one of the Transformers most imposing figures — the Constructicon combiner Devastator — finally has a physical toy worthy of his reputation. Check out the first official pics, along with shots of the new Defensor, Ultra Magnus, Cyclonus and more.


A Third-Party Callback To Transformers' Scariest Headmaster 

Earlier this week I took my first steps into the world of pricey third-party Transformers with something pink and frilly. Now it’s time for something darker. Meet FansProject’s Function X4, Sigma L, a third party answer to the Decepticon’s scariest Headmaster.


My First Third-Party Transformer Is A Complicated Woman

Challenging the notion that fans can’t spend enough money on Transformers, the third-party transforming robot market produces high-quality dream toys with hefty price tags. After years of browsing and drooling, I’ve finally made the plunge with Mastermind Creations’ Azalea.


Transformers Commercials So Old They Weren't Even Called Transformers

Hardcore fans already know this, but Transformers weren’t always Transformers.


The Latest Transformers Game Had Me Until I Spent $20 On Nothing

Forming a team of four Transformers characters from throughout franchise history and participating in online turn-based battles? Transformers: Battle Tactics had me written all over it. Then I dropped $US20 on… well, nothing much.


Transformers Recruits Fans To Form Their Own Giant Robot

Two years ago Hasbro asked Transformers fans to vote for a brand new character to join either the Autobots or Decepticons in their never-ending battle. This year they’re asking fans to create five robots that form into one massive monster machine.


The Latest Transformers Line Combines Everything '80s Kids Loved

The only thing harder than trying to convince my parents to buy me a toy robot when I was a kid? Trying to convince them to buy me five toy robots that formed a bigger one. With the Transformers Generations Combiner Wars toy line I finally have my Superion. Well, mostly.


A Custom Transformer Worthy Of Wielding The Matrix Of Leadership

Ever since Hot Rod metamorphosed into Rodimus Prime in the 1986 animated Transformers movie, fans have been envisioning what other prominent Autobots would look like wielding the Matrix of Leadership. Arise, Bumblebee Prime.


Megatron Can't Stand Your Selfies

Millennials get a lot of criticism for their overt shallowness and constant need to interact, but it’s extra scathing when it’s coming from a guy in a Megatron costume.