The Best Optimus Prime Transformers Figures

"Freedom is the right of all sentient beings" reads the quote from the original Optimus Prime's bio cards, a sentiment without which we wouldn't be here today, leaving him off of a list of the best transforming Optimus Prime toys. » 3/16/15 9:59am 3/16/15 9:59am

The Latest Transformers Line Combines Everything '80s Kids Loved

The only thing harder than trying to convince my parents to buy me a toy robot when I was a kid? Trying to convince them to buy me five toy robots that formed a bigger one. With the Transformers Generations Combiner Wars toy line I finally have my Superion. Well, mostly. » 1/07/15 9:20am 1/07/15 9:20am

They're Making a PlayStation Optimus Prime Transformer

Leave Michael Bay Alone, Transformers Is Awesome

I love Transformers. I don't mean the toys, the cartoons, the comics, any of that stuff. I mean the new Transformers, the Michael Bay Transformers. » 6/27/14 11:00am 6/27/14 11:00am

Do You Have $30,000 for This Giant Optimus Prime Statue?

Just think, you can buy a new car or 6.5 foot Optimus Prime? Oh, and it doesn't transform, it just stands there. And points—at you, probably, laughing silently. » 6/13/14 4:00am 6/13/14 4:00am

Rise Of The Dark Spark Is A Tale Of Three Optimus Primes

We knew Activision's upcoming Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark combined two Transformers continuities. Now it's three, as the original Optimus Prime arrives to show the other two how it's done. » 3/26/14 2:30pm 3/26/14 2:30pm

Arise, Transformers: Age Of Extinction Optimus Prime

While everyone was busy politely arguing over the teaser trailer for Transformers 4: Dino Riders, Hasbro put the first toy for the fourth film in the franchise up for sale. What do you think of Transformers: Age of Extinction First Edition Optimus Prime? » 2/03/14 12:00pm 2/03/14 12:00pm

Arise, $800 Ultimetal Optimus Prime

I know you all had your heart set on an Xbox One or PlayStation 4, but stop and think a moment. Is that new console purchase going to keep you from spending nearly $800 on a 17-inch, non-transforming metal Optimus Prime with remote control lights and sounds? » 10/28/13 8:00pm 10/28/13 8:00pm

Oh Prime, What Has The New Transformers Movie Done To You?

Last night during its annual pre-New York Comic-Con party, Hasbro unveiled the first toy tie in for 2014's Transformers: Age of Extinction. It's Leader Class Optimus Prime, and he makes me sad. » 10/10/13 4:30pm 10/10/13 4:30pm

Optimus Prime's Greatest Moment Recreated In World Of Warcraft

Optimus Prime's legendary scene from the 1986 Transformers movie gets a badass World of Warcraft remake, only here the Horde is playing the Autobots, and Mimiron's Head shoots laser beams. » 6/03/13 8:40am 6/03/13 8:40am

The New Beast Wars Begin with Optimus Prime and Predaking

Hasbro is calling them Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters, but that's not what I'm calling the upcoming third season of the animated series and the corresponding toys. A dragon that transforms into a robot and a red-and-blue figure that's vaguely reminiscent of the original Optimus Prime? These are the new Beast Wars,… » 2/19/13 1:30am 2/19/13 1:30am

Optimus Prime Totally Could've Commanded Armies in Ancient China

This is the work of Chinese artist Nkzhangwang, who did a masterful job of weaving a Chinese visual sense into the famed Japanese mecha. Just look at it! » 1/18/13 5:30am 1/18/13 5:30am Stunning.

When the Transformers Team Up With the Justice League, Everybody Wins.

Spotted over at the Midtown Comics Facebook page, this glorious work from comic book artist Phil Jimenez doesn't represent an actual project in development, which is a damn shame, because this...this. This. » 8/30/12 7:15pm 8/30/12 7:15pm

The Real Optimus Prime is a Fall of Cybertron Preorder Bonus

How the mighty have fallen. Once the proud leader of the Autobots, an instantly-recognizable hero in either of his iconic forms, and now he's a mere preorder bonus. Not just that; he's a retailer exclusive preorder bonus. Now who will light our darkest hour? » 5/30/12 7:30pm 5/30/12 7:30pm

When Transformers Attack Grand Theft Auto IV's Liberty City

Here's one of the best Grand Theft Auto IV mods I've ever seen: a look at what happens when Transformers hero Optimus Prime invades Liberty City. » 3/22/12 12:00pm 3/22/12 12:00pm

I Am Definitely At The Transformers Showcase In New York

There is no doubt I'm at the Hasbro showcase for all of its new Transformers, Marvel, GI Joe and other toys here in New York City. The truck gives it away. » 2/12/11 1:19pm 2/12/11 1:19pm

G1 Transformers Awaken On The iPhone

For Transformers fans craving more of the original robots in disguise, Glu Mobile sends us a single screenshot of Transformers G1: Awakening to light our darkest hour. » 1/22/10 11:40am 1/22/10 11:40am

Megatron Can Smell Your Xbox Live Avatar, Boy

Cover your hideous meat-face with a collection of attractive and stylish robot heads today, as Activision releases a set of Transformers gear onto the Xbox Live Avatar Marketplace. » 11/26/09 11:00am 11/26/09 11:00am

Optimus Prime In A More Familiar, Downloadable Outfit

This summer, you will be able to add to the Transformers 2: Revenge of the Fallen roster through the magic of downloadable content. We don't know when, we don't know for how much. We do know this robot, though. » 8/03/09 6:00pm 8/03/09 6:00pm