TFcon 2014 Third Party Panel

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  1. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    By way of good friends on Twitter and the TFW news staff, we are bringing you coverage from the TFcon 2014 third party panel! Watch the news thread below (link to be added shortly...) for news and updates from the panel!

    What is everyone looking forward to seeing? Whose releases are you most excited for?
     
  2. Sol Fury

    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    Sol Fury The British Butcher Administrator News Staff

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    yes yes yes
     
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    Matty @StayingInTheBox Veteran

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    Reserved.

    Third Party Panel highlights:

    - 200 or so slides. We'll have them up later today.

    - BMOG
    - Chainbill Splatterpus and Featherbligjt, Dino squad
    - ROB the robot. Made out of NES accessories
    - Atomic Robot (new company)
    - Bludgeon/Banzaitron/yoketron (first product)
    - X2 Toys
    - Hoist Feet
    - FastLane/Cloudraker
    - Panther Targetmaster
    - Impactor and Voltron teased
    - Echo TF
    - Trailbreaker/Hoist upgrade kit - new feet and trailer (ankle tilts)
    - Upgrade kit for FansProject Intimidator
    - Upgrade kit for "Dragstip" seeing mass release
    - Bold Forms (new group)
    - Megatron (size of MP-10) Gun alt mode
    - Caroon accurate. 29 CM, stock/scope included, released this fall
    - Menasor shown
    - KFC
    - Scorponok colored cassettes
    - Double Punch, Black Zarak, Quickstrike cassettes
    - Citizen Stack (Diaclone colore with removable faceplate, Nemesis version w/ black and teal)
    - Add on hands for MP-10
    - Sharkticons
    - Gigapower
    - "Snarl" Design is being revised
    - Slag art shown
    - Shapeshift
    - Legends sized Ironhide, Starscream (WFC)
    - Microblaze
    - FOC Bruticus
    - TFC
    - Protectobots coming 2015
    - Abominus tease?
    - Possible Headmaster
    - Perfect Effect
    - Leonidas (lion, Leo Convoy)
    - Scorponok (treads, "Sphere of Destiny," forearm shield from tail
    - Weapon kits for Bludgeon/Megatron/overlord tanks
    - Black Zarak
    - Mech Ideas
    - Want to do more Animated. Online fiction.
    - MMC
    - Felisaber shown
    - Azalea molds on display
    - Commotus (DJD inspired toys)
    - Vos
    - Anarchus
    - Torture chair alt mode
    - Strika fembot (new mold)
    - Jhiaxus tease
    - MechIdeas in MMC fiction
    - Feral Rex upgrade kit (new claws)
    - Before and After
    - Pounce and Wingspan
    - FansProjectCore
    - Dia Battles update (Trianix Alpha)
    - Three core figures, three alt modes combine into one robot with drivers (bigger than Steelcore)
    - FansProject
    - Function X
    - X5 Skullcruncher (has gears in mouth)
    - "Hardhead" with toy and cartoon face
    - "Apeface"
    - CAD videos shown of Fx Figures transformations
    - Lost Exo Realm (Dinobots)
    - Diaclone colored Columpio
    - Swoop with blue toon colors
    - New Optimus Prime (prototype might be on hand)
    - MakeToys
    - Shattered Glass inspired G2 Prime (Battle Tanker core bot)
    - Nemesis Battle Tanker
    - Protectobots up next for MakeToys
    - Scorponok (massive!)
    - MTMTE Tailgate
    - XTransbots
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    - TFcon Chicago exclusive
    - Axis (Black and purple)

    Many thanks to @GeneralTekno and @BlackFlameF50 for live tweeting
     
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    Popcorn in hand, this is like my most anticipated event today, more than Apes that I am going to watch tonight.
     
  8. Lbsammills51

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    Hoping for clarification on the G2 Stunticons from FP and if MakeToys will announce at least the intention for more IDW-inspired minibot two-packs.
     
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    Several of the newsies will be updating posts and the front page. Keep an eye so we all stay updated :thumb 
     
  10. Nemesis251

    Nemesis251 Wakanda Forever!!!

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    Me too. I'm hoping for a MT Tailgate, Cyclonus, or Rodimus
     
  11. Cheem The Rup

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    Yeah can't wait :D 
     
  12. Dragonclaw

    Dragonclaw Comic Ink - Dublin, CA

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    Hoping to hear a retail release of G2 Menasor / Intimidator and that Breakdown is in fact just a packaging exclusive as a 1 off...

    Also hoping to hear announcements of

    Liokaiser and Abominus
     
  13. primushatesyou

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    Bludgeon and Yoketron eh? Color me interested

    Keep the updates coming!
     
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    Can't wait to see some new Mech Ideas stuff... wink!
     
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    Also, I gotta say that the MMC Femmes look simply beautiful in person. They really knocked it out of the park.
     
  16. Mechafire

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    MMC Strika.

    Fuck. Yes.
     
  17. Calabask

    Calabask Waspinator Cultist

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    Want Vos. WANT PICTURES!
     
  18. TacticalBacon

    TacticalBacon Garbage Enthusiast

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    I declare 2014 the year of bankruptcy.

    :scalper 
     
  19. OptionZero

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    FP Optimus better be compatible with the G3 trailer

    ZOMG
     
  20. SPLIT LIP

    SPLIT LIP Be strong enough to be gentle

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    Aw man I'm gonna get Strika.

    Finally, MMC wins 3rd Parties.