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X2 Toys XT-010 – Skycrusher

X2 Toys XT-010 – Skycrusher

X2 Toys has always been better known for their upgrade kits so it is a pleasant surprise to see them duking it out with some of the bigger boys i

FansToys FT-10 Phoenix

FansToys FT-10 Phoenix

FansToys appear to have marked 2017 on their calendar as the year they plan to take over the scene. Thats not to say that companies like MakeToys Fa

1985

1985

We love Transformers thats why upcoming product and a new years reveals are scrutinised criticised or celebrated to the degree that they are. Its

Slightly More News To Me

Slightly More News To Me

The law of diminishing returns dictates that beyond a certain point there is less reward and result for an equal amount of input. In terms of vintage

Four Figure Hobby

Four Figure Hobby

Everywhere you look now in vintage Transformers collecting every niche and sub-category the bitter end items that are required to polish off a secti

Marginally More News To Me

Marginally More News To Me

Under the weight of newer Transformers products one can sometimes find it hard to keep up with every new variant and development that comes along ne

Top 5 Purchases of 2014?

Top 5 Purchases of 2014?

And so begins 2014 a year that promises much in the way of new official and unofficial Transformers figures from Takara Tomy Mastermind Creations F

Pre-Deluxe – Part 1

Pre-Deluxe – Part 1

Just as the Takara-designed Autobot Cars minibots Decepticon jets Megatron Soundwave and his cassettes have their roots in the early 1980s Takara

Deluxe

Deluxe

Between late 1984 and 1986 Hasbro released a series of Transformers characters in North America and Europe that never saw release in Japan as Transf

Collector Interview 19 – Kevin Hopson

Collector Interview 19 – Kevin Hopson

If all collections and collectors were the same this section of the Source Blog would be completely redundant as would the mass of collection showca

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