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TFU News & Views – Episode 32 – It’s a Great Time to Be a Transformers Fan 2020



Ant takes a look back at the great year for Transformers that was 2019 and takes a look ahead to 2020. Plus, he’ll review a new Batman toy, talk podcasts and road trips, explain something he calls “Bingycation,” explain the greatness of ETEWAF, and tell you about the one comic you need to be reading right now!


Episode 77 – Kids Stuff & Ladybird Audiobooks 1986



Happy New Year!

Transformers University is back with more Transformers knowledge in 2020! In this episode, we’ll follow the fun, weird, and wacky adventures set forth in the Kids Stuff and Ladybird books & audio books published in 1986.

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News & Views – Episode 31 – Don’t Get Your Hopes Up About Toys R Us



This time around Ant will talk about some of the latest Transformers news such as Bump of Chicken Bumblebee, Def Jam Soundwave, and more! Plus Ant rants about 3P and the return of Toys R Us. Plus, we’ll go off topic on heavy metal, comics, and TV.


Episode 76 – S.T.A.R.S. & Mailaway Reflector



Get your Robot Points handy, we’re talking Transformers mailaways in this episode; namely the S.T.A.R.S. fan club and playset as well as the only G1 release of a transforming Reflector!

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Episode 75 – The Transformers Cartoon – Season 3 Episodes 16-20



A number of comic book and animation greats are profiled in this podcast as we continue our way through Season 3. We’ll watch Galvatron go mad in “Webworld,” break down one of the most error-filled episodes in “Carnage in C-Minor,” we’ll learn about an important piece of Transformers lore in “The Ultimate Weapon,” and we’ll learn about the Quintessons’ evil and greedy schemes in “The Quintesson Journal,” and “The Big Broadcast of 2006.”

Special guests John Levengood and Gabriel Owens, the Salty Seaman, will help break down the episodes and we’ll go over a special bit of audio provided to us by the kind folks at TFRaw.

Gabriel Owens, the Salty Seaman: https://www.youtube.com/recharge138

John “FourX11gd” Levengood: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCrzT278s-eFC850_EK5Ngog

TFRaw: http://www.tfraw.com

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TFU News & Views – Episode 30 – NYCC Recap and More!



In this episode, Ant recaps all of the latest from NYCC! From Transformers news to all sorts of tidbits from around the world of comics, TV, music, podcasts, and more, we have got you covered! Plus, we’ll discuss some of the recent developments in the world of Transformers since NYCC, such as the IDW Comics, Cyberverse, and the latest G.I. Joe crossover in Transformers: Earth Wars!

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News & Views – Episode 29 – NYCC 2019 Preview



New York Comic Con 2019 is only 1 day away! We’ll preview our live coverage from the convention and from Hasbro’s Transformers events. We’re breaking down the latest news, talking a bit about Hasbro Pulse’s Unicron crowdfund and telling you about all the ways you can join in on the fun live!

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Episode 74 – Canada & Mexico 1986 Toys



We tour the rest of North America to find out the differences in the 1986 toy line. If you like Minibots, you won’t want to miss this one!

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Episode 73 – 1986 Books pt. 2



We’re headed back to wild and wacky world of Transformers book publications! A number of publishers released TF book that year and we’ll take a look at 5 more in this episode. We’ll dissect a pair of Big Looker storybooks in “The Story of Wheelie, the Wild Boy of Quintesson,” and “Car Show Blow Up.” We’ll head over to the UK for a unique story in “Deadly Paradise.” And we’ll dissect a pair of coloring books in “Hot Rod’s Escape,” and, ” Super-Sized Coloring Activity Book.”

Follow along online with scans at the following websites:

Car Show Blow Up, Super Activity Book, and Deadly Paradise: http://www.camphortree.net/tf/books/
The Story of Wheelie: http://www.insecticons.com/wheeliequint1.html

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Episode 72 – Marvel’s Transformers: the Movie



The film is the centerpiece of the Transformers franchise, but Marvel’s adaptation varies from the final cut in many ways. This episode breaks down those differences and takes closer look alongside guests Mike Seibert of the Mike Seibert Radio Podcast, Gabriel Owens: the Salty Seaman, and the gang from Autopod Decepticast! These comics were truly more than meets the eye.

Guests:
Gabriel Owens, the Salty Seaman: https://www.youtube.com/recharge138
Mike Seibert from Mike Seibert Radio: https://soundcloud.com/mikeseibertradio
Aaron, Ryan and Caleb from Autopod Decepticast: http://www.autopoddecepticast.com/

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