In this issue of the SourceNews: 1) #16 Encore Bruticus Now Announced! 2) TFsource Holiday Sale Ending - Monday 3) Shadow Commander Now Instock 4) WST Stocking Stuffer Giftset Contents Revealed! 5) New Encore and Henkei Classic Preorders Up! 6) WST Dark Retribution Giftset - Box Art 7) TFC EX-002 MP Rollar - Now Instock! 8) MP-02 Masterpiece Ultra Magnus Instock + Custom Gun Set! 9) TFX-ABT-01 Fansproject Gas Tank - Now Instock! 10) Now Instock - Universe Special Edition - Online Exclusives! 11) MP-08 Masterpiece Grimlock Preorder Up! 12) All instock & Preorder Transformers Links =============================================================== 1) #16 Encore Bruticus Now Announced! =============================================================== The first combiner giftset to see an official reissue by Takara/Tomy, enter #16 Encore Bruticus! Will include Brawl, Vortex, Swindle, Blastoff and Onslaught, all in one package including all combiner parts to form the great one: Bruticus! Release date is scheduled for June, preorder yours today! #16 Encore Bruticus - Combiner Giftset - Preorder Now Up! =============================================================== 2) TFsource Holiday Sale Ending - Monday =============================================================== All good things must come to an end. Our Holiday Sale will end by 12 midnight CT on Monday January 12th. This will be the last chance to take advantage of our holiday pricing, so if you've been holding out now is the time to make your final purchases! TFsource Holiday Sale! Encore Omega for $75, #11 Encore Thundercracker & Skywarp for $55, MP-06 for $75 and More! =============================================================== 3) Shadow Commander Now Instock =============================================================== Happy New Year TFsourcefans! TFsource wishes all a happy, healthy and prosperous 2009! TFsource is starting off the New Year right, with Shadow Commander now instock! Includes custom pink sword, packaging and comic, as well as an amazing new color scheme as seen in the photos. Much more limited than the original City Commander, Order yours today! We have also already started packing and shipping all preorders, so if all items on your preorder are instock now expect your order to ship out soon! Also keep in mind this is just the armor set, and that the Nemesis Prime cab is sold separately and also currently instock at TFsource. Shadow Commander Armor Set - Now Instock SDCC Nemesis Prime Exclusive =============================================================== 4) WST Stocking Stuffer Giftset Contents Revealed! =============================================================== Happy Holidays! Now revealed, is the contents of the figures in the 2008 Stocking Stuffer Giftset! A G2 colored Desert Warrior and Ice Sculpture Jungle Warrior will be the giftset exclusives for this year. More details and bells and whistles are to come, including exclusive giftset packaging, so stay tuned. Unfortuantely a new WST won't be ready close to the holidays, and as TFsource has had a WST Stocking Stuffer for the past 4 years, we couldn't break the tradition! Also, Justitoys has announced that the WST Dark Retribution Giftset will be ready to ship within 1-2 weeks, so if you haven't preordered now is the time! An annual favorite, the Stocking Stuffer Campaign 2008 is now available and ready for preorder! Limited to 500 pieces, each set includes both figures figures, and more bells and whistles that are yet to be announced. Requires purchase from TFsource or $40 or more to be eligible, other ordering requirements do apply and this set is available only while supplies last. Keep in mind due to a delay the piece will not ship out until next year, we do apologize and as opposed to canceling the campaign knew fans would still want a set of exclusive figures and decided to still maintain the campaign even though it will ship late. Click the actual item for specific ordering requirements. WST Stocking Stuffer Giftset 2008 - Preorder - Now Up! Happy Holidays! to you and yours from the TFsource Staff! =============================================================== 5) New Encore and Henkei Classic Preorders Up! =============================================================== Some Pre-Holiday Cheer is Here! Five new great preorders are now up, including 4 newly announced Henkei Classics and a new encore Cassette Giftset! Preorder yours today and choose Pay Later to be billed when the items ship! Encore #15 Cassette Set Vol 1! Henkei Classics - C-18 Minibots Attack Team Henkei Classics - C-19 Minibots Spy Team Henkei Classics - C-20 Alert Henkei Classics - C-21 Smokescreen =============================================================== 6) WST Dark Retribution Giftset - Box Art =============================================================== First! The WST Dark Retribution Giftset box art has just been revealed! A black and white theme, a la THS-02 e-hobby Black Version graces the cover of this much anticipated giftset. Although there has been some delay, as to the release Justitoys says "soon" and is hoping it will still be out within this year. We'll keep everyone updated on its release. WST Dark Retribution Giftset - Preorder =============================================================== 7) TFC EX-002 MP Rollar - Now Instock! =============================================================== Instock by Popular Demand! The TFC Ex-002 MP Rollar is now instock and ready to ship! Fully transforming, this custom by TFC brings life to Masterpiece Optimus Prime with this highly detailed custom piece. Includes great display packaging and many additional parts, also transforms into several different variant modes in Rollar mode, this is one piece not to be missed! Also if you don't have an MP-04 Masterpiece Optimus Prime yet, don't forget about our Holiday Sale where you can pick him up for just $220! A perfect addition beneath the tree, with the Rollar, as well as the MP-02 Masterpiece Ultra Magnus which is just in! For those that preordered, preorders will start shipping out at the end of this week, and at least Domestically should be received well in time for the holidays! Our site will send you an email as soon as your order ships and you can also log in and check your order status at any time. If you haven't preordered, this one goes great with the WST Stuffer promotion, and fulfills the order requirements! TFC EX-002 MP Rollar - Now Instock! =============================================================== 8) MP-02 Masterpiece Ultra Magnus Instock + Custom Gun Set! =============================================================== Back instock! After years from his original release, the MP-02 Masterpiece Ultra Magnus piece is now instock, as this great piece sees his second release! Includes everything shown, including a custom paper trailer found inside his package, add this Masterpiece to your collection today! MP-02 Masterpiece Ultra Magnus - Now Instock! Also available for preorder, another great custom piece including a to-scale Rollar for MP-04 and a custom Ultra Magnus rifle, in the same shape and form as his original gun but painted to match Masterpiece Ultra Magnus! This great custom set will be instock soon so preorder yours today! MP-04 Rollar & MP-02 Gun Accessory Kit! =============================================================== 9) TFX-ABT-01 Fansproject Gas Tank - Now Instock! =============================================================== Another great Fansproject Custom - Now Instock! This exclusive piece transforms from Gas Tank to Gun and back and includes a matrix of leadership and mountable chest piece, the perfect addition to your BT-22 Binaltech Convoy, Alternators Convoy or Nemesis Prime Figure! Limited to just 2000 pieces worldwide, this exclusive custom piece from Fansproject is a great add-on to any collection and TFsource has a limited amount of stock remaining for sale. For those that preordered, preorders not combine shipped with items not instock will start shipping out now! TFX-ABT-01 Fansproject Gas Tank - Now Instock! =============================================================== 10) Now Instock - Universe Special Edition - Online Exclusives! =============================================================== Available now! These Transformers Universe exclusives are online only exclusives, intended originally only for the Asian market. Each piece comes in phenomenal collector packaging, with matte finish and black and white packaging, including foil stamping! Great display pieces, for any collection! Universe - Special Edition Optimus Prime Universe - Special Edition Megatron Universe - Special Edition Overkill Universe - Special Edition Dragstrip =============================================================== 11) MP-08 Masterpiece Grimlock Preorder Up! =============================================================== Perhaps the biggest news of the year! Now up for preorder, MP-08 Masterpiece Grimlock, fully transformable and includes some die-cast parts, this piece is a mammoth piece to behold. Pictures are of unpainted prototype, will include an LED light in Grimlock's hand that lights up his sword! Many more details will become known about this release as we get closer to the release date of March. Best of all, preorder two pieces and save $10! MP-08 Masterpiece Grimlock - Preorder - $134.95 =============================================================== 12) All instock & Preorder Transformers Links =============================================================== TFsource - In-stock Transformers TFsource - Available Preorder Transformers Why go to the store when you can go to the SOURCE!