In this issue of the SourceNews: 1) TAW God Sword Custom - Preorder Available! 2) Transformers Zippos - up for preorder! 3) TFsource Back from Botcon - Botcon Exclusives! 4) TFcon Exclusive Powered Convoy Available for Sale! 5) Transformers Generations Vol 2 - Ghost Starscream Preorder Up! 6) Fansproject - Superion Aerial Team Appendage Add-on-kit Preorder 7) Henkei Exclusive Strafe - Up for Preorder! 8) Autobot Scout from iGear - Blue & Black Package Preorder Up! 9) TFC-004 gear of war weaponset - Preorder Up! 10) All instock & Preorder Transformers Links =============================================================== 1) TAW God Sword Custom - Preorder Available! =============================================================== Another great exclusive custom set! The TAW custom sword set comes in 3 different variations of color, and each stands an impressive 16" in length, from hilt to tip of the sword! Each also splits into two different weapons, one a short sword the other a shield, that can be combined to form the master sword. These customs are meant for Classics Convoy, Ultra Magnus and Nemesis Prime, and although expensive are impressive to behold. Preorder up now, estimated release date is this month but are not yet released. TAW-01 TAW God Sword - Classics Convoy Version! TAW-01S TAW God Sword - Classics Ultra Magnus! TAW-01B TAW God Sword - Classics Nemesis Version! =============================================================== 2) Transformers Zippos - up for preorder! =============================================================== We updated the site with some Transformers Zippo preorders just a while back, and since they look so great want to bring them to the forefront. Each features an Autobot or Decepticon logo on the back, with the front featuring Optimus Prime, Megatron, Bumblebee or Ravage! There is even one featuring an Autobot logo on one side and a Decepticon on the other. These are all very limited edition lighters, only available in the Japanese market, and comes in collectors' style packaging so preorder yours today! Transformer Zippo PreordersAutobot vs. Decepticon Zippo Lighter Transformers Zippo Lighter - Optimus Prime Transformers Zippo Lighter - Megatron Transformers Zippo Lighter - Bumblebee Transformers Zippo Lighter - Ravage =============================================================== 3) TFsource Back from Botcon - Botcon Exclusives! =============================================================== TFsource is back from Botcon! Another great year, another great Botcon, thanks go out to the entire Botcon staff for all their hard work and the fans for making it a smashing success! Like each year, we have brought back a limited amount of the Botcon exclusives for our customers, so order away before they are sold out. The boxed set looks amazing and there are many desirable figures this year that we still have instock, so order these exclusives before they are sold out. We are also getting caught up since being out, and apologize for any delay to emails or updates to the site while we were at Botcon. Botcon 2009 Wings of Honor Boxed Set Botcon 2009 Wings of Honor Loose Set Botcon 2009 Razorclaw and Elita One Set Botcon 2009 Leozack Attendee Exclusive Figure Botcon 2009 Sweeps 3-Pack Set Botcon 2009 Banzai-Tron and Skyquake Set Botcon 2009 Wings of Honor - Flak Figure =============================================================== 4) TFcon Exclusive Powered Convoy Available for Sale! =============================================================== A TFcon Exclusive! This piece was limited to just 500 pieces, and is a recolored version of the popular Classics City Commander Trailer Set! Recolored based on the Powered Convoy Diaclone color scheme, goes great with Classics Prime Cab (not included with the set)! This piece also includes additional silver missiles and launchers not included with the original City Commander. Note: TFsource has a limited amount of these figures available, also there is a Japanese issue planned that includes this trailer with chromed missiles. The packaging and other parts may be changed to differentiate the piece from the TFcon exclusive Powered Convoy piece TFCon Powered Convoy - by Fansproject =============================================================== 5) Transformers Generations Vol 2 - Ghost Starscream Preorder Up! =============================================================== Featured Preorder! Highly anticipated, this preorder is for the exclusive and limited edition Henkei Classics Ghost Starscream! Translucent plastic akin to the Crystal Convoy makes this piece stand out. Available as a mail in premium with purchase of the Generations vol 2 book, this piece pays homage to the original e-hobby ghost Starscream figure which sold out nearly a decade ago! Preorder available today, ships 3rd Quarter 2009. Best of all combo pricing is available, preorder Ghost Starscream with the Generations 2 book for just $114.95! Transformers Generations 2009 Volume 02 - Exclusive Henkei Ghost Starscream Transformers Generations 2009 Volume 02 - Book =============================================================== 6) Fansproject - Superion Aerial Team Appendage Add-on-kit Preorder =============================================================== New from Fansproject! This Superion add-on kit includes the fists, feet and gun to make your Superion stand out! This preorder set allows Superion to be more articulated and posable than ever before, and looks fantastic. Another great add-on set from Fansproject! Superion Aerial Team Appendage Add-on-Kit =============================================================== 7) Henkei Exclusive Strafe - Up for Preorder! =============================================================== A Japanese Exclusive! Henkei Strafe was available as a premium, when opening a credit card within a Japanese department store. Very exclusive, and limited to just as many pieces as are purchased when opening a card, TFsource has managed to pre-secure a limited amount of these pieces. Piece will be released in August, preorder yours today before they're presold out! Henkei Exclusive Strafe - Credit Card Premium - Limited Edition Piece =============================================================== 8) Autobot Scout from iGear - Blue & Black Package Preorder Up! =============================================================== Another new custom figure - Autoscout Cassette! Available in two package colors (not toy colors) each with different accessories is the Blue & Black package version. Includes a tape cartridge, comic, crystals, and the Black package includes Kremzeek and the blue includes Energon Cubes. Preorder yours today, just $19.99 each or combo pricing on both for $37.99! Autoscout Cassette Set - Blue Package Version! Autoscout Cassette Set - Black Package Version! =============================================================== 9) TFC-004 gear of war weaponset - Preorder Up! =============================================================== This custom set has it all! Includes 3 firing missile launchers with missiles for your Henkei/Classics/Universe figure (will come in randomly colored red, black or silver), a scaling ladder for your henkei/classics Inferno and a Transforming Auto-Scout Tape Drone which fits any G1 size Soundwave! Another great set from TFC toys, the guys who brought you the Cape & Crown Masterpiece Starscream Kit, and the Battle Rollar, this is one set not to be missed! Best of all you can save by ordering with C-15 Henkei Inferno or C-09 Henkei Sideswipe, so supersize your order and save at TFsource! TFC-004 gear of war weaponset =============================================================== 10) 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!