Hong Kong Ani-com 2015 (HKAGC) – Transformers Edition
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Hong Kong Ani-com 2015 (HKAGC) – Transformers Edition

It’s that time of year again when the biggest anime gaming and comic convention hits Hong Kong and (of course) I couldn’t resist the urge to trek over to Wan Chai and take a look. Just like last year, I’m going to split the posts and do one that focuses specifically on the Transformers we … Continue reading

Playstation Optimus Prime
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Playstation Optimus Prime

Here’s the latest addition to my Optimus Prime collection… Playstation Prime. Yes people – he IS an officially licensed Takara Tomy AND Sony endorsed product! Retro gamers and kids of the 80’s will hopefully get a smile from this guy. For some reason he was quite delayed in delivery to Hong Kong stores but he’s … Continue reading

Transformers 30th Anniversary Expo – Macau
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Transformers 30th Anniversary Expo – Macau

Several toy and anime franchises are celebrating anniversaries this year, including Transformers. As part of the 30th anniversary along with a number of limited edition figures, the Venetian in Macau is hosting an Expo to highlight Transformers evolution from the original 1984 (Generation 1) characters through to the current Transformers: Age of Extinction characters and … Continue reading

Transformers – NOT just for Boys …
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Transformers – NOT just for Boys …

As my children have become more and more interested in Transformers I started looking at information online in an effort to keep up with the questions and merchandise for them. I was somewhat shocked to find Hasbro itself advertising Transformers as “Toys for Boys” on its website. (Interestingly, since the media attention surrounding a boy … Continue reading

Dear HASBRO …
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Dear HASBRO …

Dear Hasbro, As a mum of a son and a daughter who were both blessed with an abundance of Transformers paraphanelia (including toys, Kreo, music, clothes, books … and did I mention TOYS) at Christmas thanks to Santa and ourselves indulging our sprogs with the purchase of a large number of products from your Transformers … Continue reading

Universal Studios, Los Angeles
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Universal Studios, Los Angeles

After the immersion of movie magic we experienced on the Warner Brothers tour we decided a trip to Universal was also required. Quick Tip: If you are going to Universal do your research on time of year and crowds. We had contemplated getting the “Front of Line” pass which allows you to queue jump. After … Continue reading