First look at BWII Leo Galvatron plus 6 TV Magazine issues from 1999 added
May 22nd, 2011 11:51:28

The latest parts of our Spring / Summer Special updates are now online.  Today's updated focuses on more Japanese Hobby / Collectors Magazine and features a first look at a forgotten Japanese Beast Wars II Lucky Draw the Leo Convoy coloured Galvatron toy!!  Many of you were probably not even aware of this toys existance, and even those who were have probably never seen images of this toy before.

The update means that you can now find scans of every Transformers toy and image that appeared in the issues of TV Magazine, listed below, which was originally published in Japan back in 1999.

This batch of magazine scans includes high resolution images of the Colouring Competition Beast Wars II toys

  1. TV Magazine January 1999 - 71 images (Beast Wars, Beast Wars II, Microman and Burning Convoy, Flash Lio Convoy and Black Lio Convoy toys)
  2. TV Magazine February 1999 - 58 images (Beast Wars II, Dinozone, Microman)
  3. TV Magazine March 1999 - 58 images (Beast Wars II, Beast Wars Neo, Microman)
  4. TV Magazine April 1999 - 35 images (Beast Wars Neo, Microman, Gold Beast Wars Neo Medallion)
  5. TV Magazine May 1999 - 44 images (Beast Wars Neo, Microman, Dinozone)
  6. TV Magazine June 1999 - 36 images (Beast Wars Neo, Microman, Dinozone)

The famous Beast Wars II Colouring Competition prizes feature in one of these magazines.  These toys have only previously been seen in very low resolution images and no information on them was known before we picked up these magazines.

The article is a little confusing as the competition is to win a custom coloured toy based around your winning entry - however the toys shown (those believed to be the prizes) have already been made by Takara to demonstrate the idea.  This would indicate that these particular toys were not the Lucky Draw Beast Wars II Coloring Competition Prizes, but are purely mock-ups.  This would explain why they have not made it to the secondary market (eBay, Yahoo Japan or Taobao).

You also have scans of various Beast Wars Neo profile cards, images from Beast Wars Metals, Beast Wars II, Beast Wars II The Movie, Beast Wars Neo along with Microman (from Takara) and Dinozone (from Bandai).


Back to News
latest headlines
  1. FrogScream released with the current issue of KeroKero Ace
  2. Lucky Draw Transformers Dark of the Moon Gold Bumblebee toy image gallery
  3. Three scans from the December 2011 issue of Dengeki Hobby Magazine
  4. TakaraTomy announce Transformers Dark Side Moon Lucky Draw Sentinel Prime competition
  5. Mechtech Bumblebee in packaing
  6. Generations 2011 Vol 2 information
  7. Silver Deluxe Skids Mechtech weapon
  8. KO Lucky Draw Gold MP Convoy
  9. New Lucky Draw Dark of the Moon images
  10. Gold DOTM toy images and more in Figure King 162
  11. Lucky Draw Colouring Contest Robotmaster G1 Convoy for sale again
  12. Lucky Draw Black Fire Convoy for sale on Yahoo Japan
  13. Lucky Draw Dark of the Moon Megatron, Sentinel Prime and Optimus Prime
  14. More Japanese TV Magazines, 1999, 2003, 2005
  15. First look at BWII Leo Galvatron plus 6 TV Magazine issues from 1999 added
  16. 1998 part 1 magazine scans - inc first ever images of Gold Beast Wars
  17. Images from Hong Kong Toys R Us Dark of the Moon lanuch day
  18. First Day sale DOTM Silver Bumblebee
  19. More information on the MechTech chrome weapons
  20. Dengeki Hobby featuring TF: DOTM Campaign Toys
  21. TakaraTomy announce Transformers Dark Side Of The Moon MechTech Lucky Draw Campaign
  22. Revealed - Gold BW images and info
  23. New image galleries of recent TV Boy and TV Magazine issues
  24. Transformers Animated Gold Megatron Auction on Yahoo Japan
  25. Gold Big Convoy - confirmed as official
  26. Full Gallery of Lucky Draw Transformers Animated Megatron Gold Version now online
  27. Exclusive Transformers Animated Bumblebee Silver Version full image gallery now online
  28. Lucky Draw Animated Megatron for sale
  29. Full image gallery of the Jan 2011 issues of Hyper Hobby and TV Boy
  30. New image of Lucky Draw Silver Bumblebee
  31. More images of the Family Mart exclusive campaign figures
  32. Lucky Draw Beast Wars figures confirmed!
  33. Lucky Draw Black Armada Megatron for sale
  34. Lucky Draw Transformers Animated Megatron Gold Version Announced
  35. Image gallery of Transformers Animated Lucky Draw Optimus Prime Gold Version now online
  36. Lucky Draw Transformers Animated Optimus Prime Gold Version now in hand
  37. Another eBay auction for a Gold Transformers Animated Optimus Prime
  38. New images of Lucky Draw Transformers Animated Gold Optimus Prime
  39. Lucky Draw Silver Transformers Animated Bumblebee announced
  40. Gold Movie Bumblebee Lucky Draw
  41. Gold Chrome Fortress Maximus shown off at CybertronCon in China
  42. Limited edition Movie Bumblebee on the way
  43. New images of Transformers Animated Lucky Draw Gold Optimus Prime and other Tokyo Toy Fair images
  44. 5th aution for Custom Colour G1 Convoy
  45. Bargin of the day - Lucky Draw Green Unicron
  46. Gold Leader Movie Optimus Prime on eBay
  47. Japanese Transformers Animated Vol1 1 Campaign Gold Optimus Prime
  48. KO-LDT 2nd release gold chrome seeker first image
  49. KOLD launches first knock-off Lucky Draw
  50. FAKE Gold Beast Convoy on ebay

... More Headlines ...
1) New pictures of upcoming 3rd Party Products include super-deformed Convoy and Hearts of Steel Starsc
2) Interview with TakaraTomy Marketing Team Producer Noriaki Maeda translated on TFW2005
3) Botcon 2012 Tracks revealed
4) Perfect Effects Lio Convoy and Big Convoy on the way!
5) Feb 2012 issue of Hyper Hobby now available
Read More Transformers News
First look at BWII Leo Galvatron plus 6 TV Magazine issues from 1999 added At LuckyDrawTransformers.com