ATW Ep 145, 9th March 2018

March 13th, 2018

Episode 145 is now online.

show notes:

We’re LIVE!

Welcome to Australian Transformers Weekly, with more drama then married at first sight and less cooking them MKR we’re bringing you Transformers news from a Australian perspective.


This is episode 145, we are recording live on March 9th, 2018


In this episode we’ll be talking about

  • Last weekend's hasbro fan meet up in Melbourne,
  • Takara combiners on the way,
  • And much much more coming up after this...


Cut to Intro:

Opening credits (8bit Transformers Theme)


What have you been up to this week?

00:06:49 Bot Shots Weekly

The newest weekly competition in the TCCA Facebook group. Bot Shots Weekly is the successor to put Your Bot to work and follows the same idea. But now we have weekly winners that go into a monthly draw for a prize. Those monthly winners go into a hat for a yearly prize. Full T’s n C’s are on the web site at the link provided.

This weeks winner is: Chris Turner



00:08:11 TCCA members got to handle some new power of the primes figures including inferno and outback.


00:13:12 Aust Toy Fair exhibit


00:29:16 Takara Tomy Abominus And Elita-1 Combiner Torso (Elita-Infn1te) Stock Images


00:37:55 Studio Series Thundercracker


Takara Tomy Power Of The Primes Quintus Prime, Terrorcons and Optimal Optimus New Stock Photos


00:41:22 Cyber Battalion Shockwave In-Hand Image


Other news

00:43:01 Generation Toys GT-11 Red Bull (Beast Sideswipe) Prototype Images


00:46:19 1980s Cartoon Soundtrack Vinyl Release




Groovy Guy:

Mikey: MP 36 Megatron and MPM Barricade



  • New members can still sign up to get some great club merchandise. Check out the site now for full info. Next Members Giveaway in march!
  • March Members Giveaway goes live this Monday morning. We have a g1 megatron lamp and a autobots door mat to give away.


01:03:33 OUTRO

  • Thank you for listening! And if you’re watching along with the live record, thanks for checking us out.


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  • Thank you for listening, we’ll be back with more Transformers news next week.

End Credits (added in post)