Tag Archives: Transformers

Transformers BotBots Wah-Waah the Clown review

It used to be that each new series of Transformers BotBots came with a sheet illustrating the mall they lived in, and where their stores could be found. Not any more, sadly, so we're left to wonder. We know the … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Wasabi Breath review

The Transformers BotBots line takes place entirely inside a mall. And if you remember malls, you may remember that they had little areas where most of the food was sold - they were called "food courts." And one of the … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Snuggle Puggle review

So what are we thinking here, folks? The Frequent Flyers are all travel-themed (international travel, no less), but it's not like malls have airports, so where do they come from: a travel agency? A luggage store? A kiosk that's giving … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Nomaste review

If there's one thing malls have in abundance, it's empty retail space. You know who just loves empty retail space? That's right: Spirit Halloween stores! But also gyms, which is why it's not unusual to find a vacant JC Penney … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Face Ace review

Allegedly, the Science Alliance faction of BotBots come from "the science store." What is a science store? Is there really a place in the mall just selling test tubes and lab coats and so forth? Like, there's a Rue 21, … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Totes Magotes & Doc Kit reviews

In the main wing of the Transformers BotBots mall, members of the Backpack Bunch can mostly be found by the office supply store on the ground floor. Which seems like a perfectly logical place for them to hang out, doesn't … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Dimlit & Lumidope reviews

When Transformers BotBots started, there were seven "real" factions, and the eighth faction - the Lost Bots - had seven members. So you'd expect each of them belonged to one of the other teams, yes? If that's the case, the … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Dizzy Bones & Smooth Shaker reviews

When the second series of Transformers BotBots came out, the diagram of the mall showed us that the Music Mob had two stores: one on the third floor, and another right below it on the second. Right below it? That … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots The Great Mumbo Bumblo review

Once upon a time, the Transformers BotBots came with inserts that showed off the mall and where all their stores could be found. These days a magic shop isn't something you'd really find in a mall, but I just had … Continue reading

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Transformers BotBots Quackules review

Remember the days when a mall would have a dedicated toystore? Heck, remember the days when toystores were even a thing at all, whether in a mall or not? Now all we've got are EdUcAtIoNaL sToReS selling puzzles and PVCs … Continue reading

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