ATW Ep 197, 10th Aug 2019

August 12th, 2019

Welcome to Australian Transformers Weekly, bringing you transformers news from around the world. This week in edited :)


This is episode 197,  we are recording live on Saturday the 10th of August, 2019.


In this episode we’ll be talking about

  • More on HasLab Unicron,
  • More Studio Series figures on the way,
  • And there's a whole lotta New Bot Bots coming.
  • All this and more coming up after this.


Cut to Intro: 

Opening credits (8bit Transformers Theme)


What have you been up to this week?


00:07:09 NEWS



And we are now pre ordering it after last week uming and ahing


00:15:56 Haslab War For Cybertron Unicron Transformation Video

Takara Tomy designer Takashi Kunihiro


Coolest shot ever: 


00:26:04 Siege Hotshot pics


00:30:31 Takara Tomy Beast Wars Masterpiece MP-48 Lio Convoy Additional Stock Images

And he's on preorder at EB 


00:37:08 Transformers: Botbots Series 3 Complete Profiles, Images & Online Catalog Via Hasbro Website


00:41:29 35th anniversary cel shaded figures 


00:45:18 Transformers Studio Series Deluxe Wave 1 For 2020 Toys On Display At The Unboxing Toy Convention & Official Images

  • Camaro 2007 Bumblebee
  • Revenge Of The Fallen 3-pack Arcee, Chromia & Elita 1
  • Dark Of The Moon Soundwave
  • The Last Knight World War II Hot Rod


3rd Party News

00:51:18 Unique Toys UT-R03 Dragoon – The Last Knight Megatron Color Prototype


News In Brief

00:53:05 Hallmark ornament for 2019

(Go on, grab ecto as well!)


00:54:04 WizKids’ G1 Transformers Deep Cuts Unpainted Miniatures Images


00:55:29 3A Shutting Down – Transformers License Moves to ThreeZero



Jason: Ectotron, Siege Micromasters. Sideswipe




-memberships are being shipped out. We will soon be drawing the July winner of the giveaway and calling for nominations for club positions. 



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End Credits (added in post)