Episode 066 “The LessSpark” is now up for download from your Podcatcher of choice
Opening credits added in edit (new Podcast Intro)
Hello and welcome to Off The Shelf, the Voice of Transformers Collector Club Australia.
This is episode 66 Recorded live on june 24th, 2016
>>>What have you been up to this week?
00:02:12 Supanova Sudney recap, Jason.
Off The Shelf is the podcast for Transformers Collectors Club Australia.
The TCCA website is http://www.transformerscca.com – there you’ll find links to our Facebook discussion group, the sales group, the YouTube channel and Twitter page and of course, this podcast!
CLUB & COMMUNITY NEWS
Paid and Proud Member count: for the last time, 210 next week it will be reset.
Facebook Member count: 1805 +32 from last week, thank you Sydney
The TCCA store is now open, we’ve imported some new and old mp figures and have them up on the bst group. All prices include shipping Aus wide. Limited numbers so jump in quick.
Some figures up this week include MP29 Laserwave, Make toys yellow Giant and Mp25 Loud Pedal has shipped to buyers
2016/17 club membership scheme is about to go live. This year we are giving paid members more bang for thier Buck, with 4 levels of membership
Paid n proud membership $5.
2x collector cards
1x membership card
1x membership sticker
Bronze Level Membership $15
Silver level Membership $25.
Gold level Membership $50.
There’s a lot of merchandise included In Higher levels including t shirts and Stubbie holders. Full details will be revealed on Monday the 27th in the group and on the web site. Please be aware we won’t be taking payments until July 1st. We are just giving you some time to look over the membership levels and decide which one you’d like. We need as many membership renewals in July as we can get so the committee elections can be held in August.
A YEAR AGO THIS WEEK (ep18)
BotCon 2015 happened, introducing us to Titans return, more leader seekers were announced, and we got out first look at combiner wars sky Lynx.
Legends Chop Shop, Buzz Saw, Pipes and Shockwave made their debut.
We finally seen how the Takara Devi would differ from hasbro’s version.
Masterpiece Ironhide and Optimis Primal were revealed at the Tokyo Toy Show
FAVOURITE POSTS OF THE WEEK
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Hasbro Platinum Edition Unicron Listed For December 2016 Release
00:14:16 Additional images of SDCC 2016 Titans Return Fortress Maximus with Master Sword
00:16:35 Hong Kong Exclusive Master Sword for Fortress Maximus
00:18:32 First Photos From Machinima Combiner Wars Cartoon & New Details
00:31:16 TakaraTomy Masterpiece MP-33 Inferno Additional Images
00:35:10 Toyworld Generation 2 Constructor Revealed
00:38:06 MakeToys Striker Manus Prototype Revealed
00:42:33 Dream Factory Dark of the Moon Shockwave Prototype Images
00:44:15 Transformers: The Last Knight: Mitch Pileggi Involved, Decepticon Drone Fighter Prop Seen
Closer Look At Transformers: The Last Knight Squeeks
Filming moved to Detroit
Wheelie spotted in a snap chat photo
Crosshairs spotted on a truck
Filmmakers cracking down on public access to sets
01:00:34 NEW ACQUISITIONS
This is the part of the podcast where we talk about the latest additions to our collections, what we are currently hunting for or a look back at a figure we haven’t touched in awhile.
Brad: nerf megatron
John: ko powerglide
Christopher Turner From ep 064
Q & A question for all Hosts: Who is your favourite Autobot, favourite Deception, which faction do you prefer and why?
Hayden Vandenberg Do the other members on the podcast think the new machinima show is getting released at the right time considering most of the figures related to the series have been released?
Basically most transfromer cartoons are released to sell toys that are made but this one is released after they have been sold
Thank you for listening, shameless plugs, the week ahead.
You can also find the podcast on iTunes, so please head over there and give us a review – the link is on the website and in the show notes.
And finally the podcast also goes up on YouTube in video form, where you’ll see all the items we talk about on show. The link to the YouTube channel is on the TCCA site and in the show notes.
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