ATW Ep 154, 2nd June 2018

June 6th, 2018

Welcome to Australian Transformers Weekly, your weekly source for Transformers news in Australia.


This is episode 154, we are recording live on June 2nd, 2018


In this episode we’ll be talking about

  • More prototype images of masterpiece beast wars megatron,
  • Another 3rd party wrecker is on the way,
  • And The bumble bee trailer is on the way,
  • All that and more coming up after this.


Cut to Intro:

Opening credits (8bit Transformers Theme)

Regular Hosts introduction

I’m XXX, joining me this week are…

[go left to right on your Hangout screen, identify by name and location]

What have you been up to this week?

Adelaide mega toy fair


00:09:37 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

Congrats May winner Luke Dunn


00:11:26 Toys R’ Us Australia goes under.


00:14:15 Figure King Magazine #244 Hi-Res Scans: MP-43 Beast Wars Megatron, Studio Series, Power Of The Primes & Masterpiece

Other news

00:32:51 Dream Factory Dark Of The Moon Roadbuster New Prototype


00:35:12 Maas Toys Seekers


00:38:33 TFC Toys S.T. Commander (Rolling Thunder Optimus) Color Prototype Images

00:40:47 Newage Legends Scaled N-H1 Flipper (G1 Bumblebee), N-H1G Gremlin (G1 Goldbug) & N-H1C Critter (Bug Bite) Color Prototype Images

00:42:29 Ocular Max PS-09 Hellion (Masterpiece Scaled G1 Cliffjumper) Final Product Images And Pre-Order

00:47:11 Fans Hobby MB-06 Power Baser Black Version (Nucleon Quest Super Convoy/Optimus Prime)

News in Brief:

00:49:16 Transformers Encore’s next release – Air Attack Optimus Primal?


00:50:59 Transformers Popup Movie Channel Coming To Foxtel Australia

00:52:05 Pop Culture Shock Small Scale (10″) G1 Optimus Prime Statue Full Reveal″-g1-optimus-prime-statue-full-reveal-364473?

00:54:00 Netflix’s The Toys That Made Us Season 2 Available Online Including A Transformers Episode





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01:05:12 OUTRO

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End Credits (added in post)