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3rd Party Unlicensed

Keep up with all the unofficial, unlicensed products that are compatible with Transformers. Includes updates on FansProject, Crazy Devy, Igear, Perfect Effect, TFClub, WST, weapons upgrade kits, armor add-ons, and even scratch-built all original figures.

Fans Toys Soar In Hand Gallery

Posted on 12-19-2014 at 02:05 PM by Tony_Bacala under 3rd Party Unlicensed
Fans-Toys-Soar-07 Fans Toys' next release is eminent and will be swooping into your collections soon! TFW2005 has an early look at the final packaged version of FT-05, Iron Dibots #2, Soar. We've done up over 90 high resolution shots of him in action today, all attached to this story after the break!

We'll forgo a proper review and let the pics speak for themselves, but feel free to ask questions in the thread and we will try to answer!
Views: 3,226

Warbotron WB-03A Turbo Ejector (Afterburner) Boxed Images

Posted on 12-18-2014 at 11:38 AM by Trailbreaker77 under 3rd Party Unlicensed
WB03-A-Afterburner-1 It looks like Warbotron's first figure in their WB-03 Computron combiner series Turbor Ejector or Afterburner will be releasing soon thanks to these new pictures of the figure in it's box. The pictures were posted on Toyzone Weibo page. The discussion link below will take you to the post the pictures were posted.
Views: 3,417 / Credit: daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

Mega Steel Blaster Color Image

Posted on 12-14-2014 at 12:58 PM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
1911816_582146895218151_5663470562128950972_n Third party group Mega Steel have updated their Weibo account with a color image of their unofficial Blaster toy. Named Buster, they are saying this figure will be in the hands of reviewers (which we presume includes TFW's own Vangelus) later this month, and the final version is expected to be in production by the middle of January 2015.

Check out the image and see what you think.
Views: 6,339 / Credit: Daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

Fanstoys Scoria / Dinobot Slag Toy Version

Posted on 12-13-2014 at 10:14 AM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
27484454d1418467856-fanstoys-ft-04x-ft-04t-scoria-toy-version-ft04t- Some new images have been released showing FansToys next Iron Dibot release. Revisiting their first Dinobot, the group will be doing a second version of their popular Scoria, who was based on Generation 1 Slag. This version will be based on the original toy, rather than the cartoon animation model, so will feature details such as a black red, red triceratops horns and an all-chrome gun.

There are two versions of the Scoria Toy Version coming in April 2014 - a mass retail one FT-04T, and one which is limited to 1000 pieces, FT-04X.

Our sponsor TFSource currently has both versions up for preorder:

FT-04T Scoria Toy Version
FT-04X Scoria Limited Edition Version
Views: 4,299 / Credit: dalianjj of the 2005 Boards!

DX9 Toy's Reveals Transparent Phantom - Limited To 1000 Total Pieces

Posted on 12-12-2014 at 08:42 AM by Matty under 3rd Party Unlicensed
reduced-image_9657_106 Thanks to friend and site sponsor TFsource, we've just learned of third party group DX9 Toy's limited run of Transparent Phantom, a transparent version of Invisible, their Masterpiece-esque take on Mirage. This limited edition version will be limited to just 1,000 pieces, available for preorder now for around $90 USD before shipping, and is slated for release sometime in January 2015.

Check out the new reveal after the break!

Staff edit:

BigBadToyStore has put up preorders as well.
Views: 3,860 / Credit: rbarron64 of the 2005 Boards!

DX9 Toys Medilance (Ratchet) and Plague (Scourge) - New Colored Images

Posted on 12-11-2014 at 12:18 PM by Matty under 3rd Party Unlicensed
10838005_581568295276011_5296066405231743239_o Thanks to TFW2005 boards member daimchoc and the Weibo account of third party group DX9 Toys, we've got our first colored figure images of Plague (Scourge) and Medilance (Ratchet) from the War In Pocket series!

DX9's Medilance is a redeco of their previously released Ironhide homage, Guartinel, while Plague is a new mold ready to be troop built! In the images provided you can also see some size comparisons along side their Speedo (Blurr) figure and Hasbro's Generations Titan Metroplex!

No release date info at this time, but stay tuned as we learn more! Check out the new images after the break.
Views: 7,485 / Credit: daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

Fans Toys Sever (Masterpiece Snarl) - First Colored Prototype Images

Posted on 12-09-2014 at 08:56 AM by Matty under 3rd Party Unlicensed
27483746d1418132879-fanstoys-sever-ft-06-masterpiece-snarl-01 Thanks to TFW2005 boards member dalianjj, we've just received our very first colored prototype images of Fans Toys' upcoming release: Sever! This representation of a "Masterpiece" Snarl will be the third release by the third party group in their Iron Dibots toy line. Fans Toys first Dibots release of Scoria ("Slag") came earlier this year, while the next release of Soar ("Swoop") is set to ship to retailers later this month, arriving on many collector's doorsteps in early January.

Make the jump to see Sever in its full color and let your feedback and reactions be heard!
Views: 7,560 / Credit: dalianjj of the 2005 Boards!

Custom Robots Revoltech Hound and Tracks Images

Posted on 12-04-2014 at 06:42 PM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
1503429_578881542211353_2147509500766510291_n Third party group Custom Robots have shared some final product images of their Revoltech Hound and Tracks figures. These unlicensed figures carry on what Kaiyado started with their official Revoltech figures and realise these classic Generation 1 Autobots as non-transformable, highly poseable figures. Check out the images after the break.
Views: 7,493 / Credit: Daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

TFC Toys First Aid / Redcross Color Images

Posted on 12-03-2014 at 08:10 AM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
10430429_576339589132215_7328958272929772678_n Some color images of TFC Toys' version of First Aid, named Redcross, have surfaced on Chinese social network Weibo. The images show off the fourth member of the Prometheus gestalt team - but with rumors that Hasbro are working on their own version of the medic from the Lost Light, does this First Aid do it for you? Check out the images and decide for yourself.
Views: 5,245 / Credit: daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

Planet X Summanus (Dinobot Snarl) Prototype Images

Posted on 12-02-2014 at 08:55 AM by Matty under 3rd Party Unlicensed
Summanus1 Coming way via the Planet X Facebook page, we have prototype images of the next Dinobot release from Planet X's Fall of Cybertron inspired toys: Summanus! Summanus is the third party company's take on Snarl from the Dinobots and will be the third release in the series, preceded by Caelus (already released) and Neptune (estimated to release December).

Does Planet X Summanus make the cut for your collection shelves among the other third party Dinobot offerings? Discuss after the jump!
Views: 6,357 / Credit: AutoScott of the 2005 Boards!

GCreation Shuraking - SRK-01 Final Product Images (Unofficial Sludge)

Posted on 12-02-2014 at 08:34 AM by Matty under 3rd Party Unlicensed
b92e2019gw1emveyizgf7j21kw1enwnl GCreation's Weibo account was updated earlier today with final product images of their homage to the Dinobot Sludge! We have provided for us a great set of images showing off all modes of SRK-01 as well as the articulation and accessories you'll be getting with this massive figure (which holds its own against Masterpiece Grimlock!). This independent take on Sludge is also part of a combiner team, the final combined form being Shura King - an image of its leg mode is also provided.

Third party companies know you love Dinobots, so sound off after the jump if this is the one for your collection!
Views: 5,639 / Credit: Cheem The Rup of the 2005 Boards!

Iron Factory Windblade, Perceptor, Soundwave, Laserbeak and Ravage

Posted on 11-29-2014 at 08:23 AM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
27481995d1417271473-iron-factory-legends-windblade-iron-giants-maiden-ceb62630jw1ems86d2syrj20ku0duw Yet more third party news from the 6th SGC Fanscon. Evidently in addition to the stuff that has been on display (which we have been reporting on via various Weibo feeds) there was also a slideshow. The slideshow showed off some new releases purporting to be from Iron Factory, makers of the Legends scaled Blaster with Ramhorn and Steeljaw.

First up there is a look at a Legends scaled Fall of Cybertron Soundwave, with his constant companions Laserbeak and Ravage. The cassettes seem to turn into armor or small tanks in their own right. An image of these three on Metroplex also seems to imply the group is making a Perceptor. Check out the discussion thread for those here.

Next up is a Legends class version of Windblade. This one is a great idea for a toy in scale with Hasbro's Titan class Metroplex given Windblade's role as Metroplex's city-speaker. The tiny figure appears to have many of the features of the official Hasbro deluxe class release including her sword and pivoting VTOL thrusters. Discusson thread for her is right here.

Third there is also a miniature version of Perceptor, who seems to be a remold of Iron Factory's Blaster. Discussion thread for him is over here.

A big thanks to Weibo user AlucardLee for sharing many of the pics we have in turn shared with you this day.
Views: 11,687 / Credit: Scaleface, Daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

DX9 Mirage (Invisible) New Images

Posted on 11-29-2014 at 07:53 AM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
6f8badc4jw1emryesyb7tj21w02io7wh Via the Weibo accounts of third party groups DX9 and Toyzone, we have a fresh look at DX9's Invisible, a Masterpiece scaled take on Generation 1 Mirage. This toy, whose engineering seems to have more than a little in common with Classics Mirage, is looking pretty sharp - but will fans want to hold out in the hope of an official one from Takara-Tomy?

Also on show in one of these images is a fresh look at the prototypes for DX9's Legends scaled versions of Cyclonus, Scourge and Galvatron.

Check out all the images after the break.
Views: 7,590 / Credit: Cheem the Rup of the 2005 Boards!

Warbotron WB-01 Bruticus Full Color Images

Posted on 11-29-2014 at 07:35 AM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
1780797_576540405778800_7555794808771140508_n More images via Weibo showing third party combiners, and this time, we have a look at the fully combined Warbotron Bruticus all in color. We can see "The Brute" as we're affectionately calling him fully combined, so we also get our first glimpse of the Warbotron Onslaught in color. It's also reported those cannons on the back can pivot forward.

Check out the images after the break.
Views: 10,757 / Credit: Daimchoc of the 2005 Boards!

Nonnef / Fakebusker Trivia & Jumbo Scrap

Posted on 11-29-2014 at 06:17 AM by Sol Fury under 3rd Party Unlicensed
27481880d1417212884-nonnef-fakebusker83-trivia-black-blue-pink-20141127_160601-01_wm Nonnef and Fakebusker have announced their next two collaborations.

First up is Trivia, a little 'bot based on the Rewind design from More than Meets the Eye. Trivia is being done in Eject, Rewind and Rosanna colors, and turns into a data slug, which we're told also fits into robots who turn into cassette players.

Next is Jumbo Scrap, a 1.5 inch tall version of the Scraplets from Transformers Prime. Like the characters in the show, they feature a mouth that flips back to reveal their lethal Transformer-devouring maw.

Check them out and see what you think.
Views: 2,923
 
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