Archive > June 2011

Transformers Collectors Club Round Table Panel

I totally forgot that I took some notes on this panel. It’s a little late, but for historical reasons here’s my write up. Eric did a hand sketch of the Stunticon logo Stunticon boxset art was based on a circus/event poster as opposed to an illustration Artwork specifically patterned after The Italian Job Early versions […]

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Open Your Toys Cast – Episode 055: BOTCON 2011!

This may be one of my last chances to do a first-hand account of Botcon. I’ve enjoyed a good run. I managed to attend the last four years and it has been a riot. However, like anything it can start to get a little stale. The schedule is almost identical each year with maybe one […]

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Botcon 2011 Hasbro Intellectual Property Panel

HASLAB Brand Stewards Oversee the continuity Work across all platforms Work with internal and external partners Archivists Transformers Vault What didn’t make it – Actionmasters Mirage, Smokescreen, Cliffjumper, Rumble, Blurr Transformers Exiles Picks up right after Exodus Autobots journey for to find the Allspark OP is the main character Rediscover lost TF colonies More insight […]

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Botcon 2011 Hasbro Panel

Panel starts in 5 minutes. Just refresh your page periodically. Photos will be posted during the panel as time permits on the Flickr account at http://www.flickr.com/photos/slickmcfavorite/ No photos allowed as usual. Panel starts now. Kre-O Both humans and robot Kreons Approximately 12-14 sets initially Reveal the Shield and Generations Generations will continue through the year […]

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Open Your Toys Cast – Episode 054: Appreciate those who care, most people don’t…

Just a quick thought as it’s the midnight before Botcon and I still have more packing to do. There are people in our lives that truly care and some that don’t, or at least not very much. The best way to tell the difference is if their actions drive you to be a better you […]

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