Vintage G1 Transformers here at TFSource
Hasbro and Takara populated the first two years of the globally successful Transformers toy line with moulds previously used in Takara’s Diaclone and Micro Change Series lines, as well as drafting in moulds with Takatoku, Toybox and Toyco origins as well. For 1986, the year of the Transformers animated movie, we got our first …
IS Cupola a strong start for the MakeToys Masterpiece Scale line? Let’s find out!
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Tagged 3rd Party, Autobots, chrome dome, Chromedome, cupola, maketoys, Masterpiece, Optimus Prime, re:master, Reviews, rm01, third party, Toys, Transformers
Influence is a funny old thing; childhood experiences and preferences weigh heavily on us, as do the tastes and decisions of our friends and collecting contemporaries, not to mention the Transformers community as a whole. There’s just so much to draw influence from in the Transformers universe, from current trends and fads to animated shows and various other forms of Transformers …
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Tagged 3rd Party, artwork, Brainstorm, Bumblebee, Chromedome, Comics, Cyclonus, Dai Atlas, Drift, First Aid, Fortress Maximus, Generation 1, Generations, Getaway, Hasbro, Hoist, Hot Rod, IDW, More than meets the eye, Optimus Prime, Overlord, Perceptor, Pipes, Prowl, Ratchet, Red Alert, Rewind, Rodimus, Shockwave, Skids, Star Saber, Starscream, Swerve, Tailgate, Trailbreaker, Transformers, Ultra Magnus, Whirl
Where's Bruticus's head?!
Toy catalogues are wonderful things, we’ve even looked at them before on Source Blog here and here. In addition to the waves of nostalgia washing over us every time we look at a vintage Hasbro Transformers catalogue included with the toys, there are loads of …
Posted in Diaclone, European Transformers, Minibots, Paperwork, Prototypes, Source Articles, US Transformers
Tagged 1986, 1987, Astrotrain, Blitzwing, Brainstorm, Broadside, catalogues, Chromedome, Cosmos, Crosshairs, Cyclonus, Fortress Maximus, Grimlock, Hardhead, Hasbro, Headmasters, Highbrow, Hot Rod, Insecticons, Metroplex, Mock-ups, Octane, Prototypes, Scorponok, Slag, Smokescreen, Sureshot, Targetmasters, Tracks, Transformers, UK, Us