Transformers is my all time favorite line of toys, comic books and cartoons. I also liked the movies but let’s not push it. The one thing that we can thank the movie for is the resurgence in interest in the Transformers franchise and that means more Cartoons, comics and toys, so in that vein I certainly appreciate those movies. That and they were fun to watch. Out of the movies comes a new line of Transformers toys called Transformers KRE-O. KRE-O is a link of brick based building toys that are used to create Transformers like Optimus Prime, Megatron, SideSwipe and BumbleBee. Some of the sets have characters with G1 (Generation 1 from the 80’s) like styles and others are from the movie. I received an Optimus Prime set and it was awesome to build.
Evabear and I are in Knoxville, TN today. We work up very early so that I could finish some setup for my demonstration. The hotel’s access point for wireless on my floor was broken, it also happened to be located directly below me in a guest’s room and so at 10:30pm the hotel was not able to fix the issue. I spent my late night in the lobby. It was about 12:30 when I gave up and said I’d get things working in the morning. When you go to bed at 1:00am 5:00am comes really quickly. Continue reading Smoky Mountain EvaBear