ATW Ep 161, 3rd Aug 2018

August 7th, 2018

We’re LIVE!

Welcome to Australian Transformers Weekly, bringing you transformers news from around the world.


This is episode 161, we are recording live on August 3, 2018


In this episode we’ll be talking about

  • There's another massive bot on the way, but where will you display it?
  • A new masterpiece on the way
  • And Takara are reissuing some big bots.
  • All that and more coming up after this.


Cut to Intro:

Opening credits (8bit Transformers Theme)


What have you been up to this week?

Nerdmania 2018


00:10:15 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:

July Week 4 Winner arvin Trinidad.

July Winner also

August Week 1 Winner: arvin Trinidad.


00:13:26 MP Dinobots is stepping out


00:16:16 Takara Masterpiece Hound Revealed!

00:25:23 Takara Tomy Masterpiece MP-20+ Wheeljack – Anime Colors Revealed

00:28:27 Toys Alliance Mega Action Series MAS-03 Soundwave Full Color Prototype

00:33:37 Takara Tomy Voyager Optimus Prime from the Bumblebee: The Movie Toyline (Evasion Mode Optimus Prime Improved And Bigger Remold)


00:36:58 Official images:

00:41:55 Hot Pre Order – Takara Tomy Unite Warriors Devastator And Superion Reissues


Other news

00:41:55 Flame Toys Booth At ACGHK 2018: Kuro Kara Kuri Star Saber Full Color, Victory Leo, Victory Saber, Devastator, Megatron And More

00:47:08 tf comic discussion




Brad: dx9 prime, shockwave,



  • Thank you to the 100 members that signed up in the first month. Your all
  • In the draw for a legends warpath and ultra Magnus. We have a couple of things to do behind the scenes yet before that giveaway happens.



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  • That’s all from us, we’ll be back with more Transformers news next week.


End Credits (added in post)