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A Moment Apart

A Moment Apart

After almost 8 years of writing articles and conducting interviews for the TFSource Blog and TFSource Report Ive decided to step aside from the ...

Pre-Rub

Pre-Rub

The term pre-rub is a common one to come across when reading about vintage Generation 1 Transformers from the early-to-mid 1980s. It is a reference ...

Top 5 Purchases – 2018

Top 5 Purchases – 2018

This will undoubtedly be the strangest end of year top 5 list Ive compiled in 8 years of writing articles for TFSource. The reason is that in 2018 I ...

Shorts

Shorts

This article will focus on a number of Transformers-related short stories that are quite indicative of my current collecting experience. Its very int ...

Alternate Modes

Alternate Modes

Is anything more integral to the concept of Transformers than their alternate non-robot mode? Certainly its an absolute cornerstone of the concept a ...

The Wants List

The Wants List

Back in the 90s I had a very famous TF collection. I didnt really but I did get to handle and sell a huge amount of G1 Transformers on behalf of a ...

This Toy Needs an Update

This Toy Needs an Update

Without fail every time I have posted a picture of a vintage or reissue Generation 1 Transformers figure recently that isnt highly mainstream other ...

Collecting Abroad – Two Years In

Collecting Abroad – Two Years In

It now feels strange to call what I am doing collecting abroad as I have been living in Iceland for just under two years plus we now own a home. So ...

The Feeling

The Feeling

Is it absurd to make a statement like Buying Transformers toys is neither about Transformers nor is it about toys? Of course its absurd those of ...

Quantum Haul

Quantum Haul

A little while ago I wrote an article about having a collection backlog with contributions from fellow Transformers collectors who had allowed their ...


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