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For more than 20 years, the lifelong Transformers fans here at Agabyss have been dedicated to providing our customers access to the best collection of the coolest robots, and a variety of other collectibles from around the world. Albeit we’ve grown as a company over the years, we’ve never lost touch with our roots as fans ourselves, and we are dedicated to remain a company that is devoted to keeping the fanbase at its core. That will never change!
Dating back to 1994, BotCon has always been THE collector’s convention and a show for fans of all ages and interests. Known around the world as the preeminent Transformers and Robot fan event that created an unforgettable experience for many of us. Now, we are honored to join BotCon’s legacy and bring the fun and excitement directly to you this summer through the return of the one and only BotCon.
We have so much planned for you this summer as we organize 2022’s big return, so stay tuned for more announcements about show events, exclusives, and guests! We can’t wait to see and hang out with everyone this summer in Nashville, Tennessee, over the FOUR day event starting August 25-28.
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Be sure to like us on Facebook, Instagram and twitter to stay in the loop on future announcements and reveals. Also, bookmark our website Agabyss.com. Registration will be available in the near future through our online Agabyss storefront.
Finally, it is most important to follow and monitor the current state of the Pandemic effecting all of us. We understand the need to be cautious, and safe, as conditions evolve and change. Botcon takes the safety of its attendees very seriously, for more information on all of our policies regarding Botcon, please visit: https://www.agabyss.com/convention-policies
BotCon 2022 – We can’t wait!!
BOTCON 2022 ATTENDEE REGISTRATION IS UP AND RUNNING!
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*All pre-registrant VIP and Premium packages purchased through Sunday, 6/5/2022, 11:59PM CST, will receive an additional exclusive early bird Botcon pin not available or sold elsewhere.
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BotCon 2022 Voice Actors
- Frank Welker
- Gregg Berger
- Bob Budiansky
- Jeanne Carr
- Simon Furman
- Michael McConnohie
- Melodee M. Spevack
- David Kaye
Be sure to check out what packages are available and what guests you will be able to meet with!
BotCon 2022 Exclusives by 52Toys
52 Toys produced a boxset just for BotCon 2022 that will include two Guardians and two Terracons. Check these bad boys out below!
Motley Roo & Josey
Toys Alliance Archecore ARC-07
Wild Freki & Sturla
(Please note the below except was taken directly from the Agabyss Facebook page)
In addition to the current BotCon 2022 Convention set and Show Exclusives, BotCon 2022 will be debuting products from additional NEW company partnerships for exclusives available over the course of the next year. Today we are thrilled to announce that the BotCon brand has secured the rights to an exclusive Toy Alliance Archecore figure, available for pre-order during BotCon 2022. Here is a SNEAK PEEK at the offering, with a look at the ALL-NEW deco that will be used for CRYSTAL ARMOR STURLA! The full offering will be revealed at BotCon 2022!
In addition to the pre-order, BotCon 2022 will have a full display of all the amazing products from the current Archecore toy line. If you have not yet seen this line or had a chance to check out these toys in person, you’re not gonna want to miss this opportunity. Also! All VIP and Premium ticket holders will get an even closer look at the toys at the evening meet and greet at BotCon 2022.
To check out the great Archecore products, we have posted a few images in our gallery here. For a complete look at the line, visit https://en.archecore-world.com
Order your VIP, Premium, or $99 4-Day Weekend pass today! https://www.agabyss.com/botcon-2022/
Last of the Seekers by Riot Toys / Ramen Toys
TFP Disclaimer: This info was typed out from promotional material provided and may not reflect the views or opinions of TFP. Thank you.
We are excited to announce a brand new transforming robot license making its official debut at BotCon 2022! Riot Press Productions, LLC and Riot Toys will be presenting their “New Party” release at BotCon 2022 called: Last Of The Seekers
The Last of the Seekers is a tale of a robot archaeologist traveling throughout the universe, searching for artifacts of his home world that was destroyed long ago. The Seeker has hopes the artifacts will reveal the origins of his planet and what its purpose was.
BotCon 2022 Exclusive – Available only at BotCon 2022 will be the Last of the Seekers Kenshi in 3 exclusive colors. Including a 6 page min comic written and illustrated by Patrick Thomas Parnell with 3 variant covers by PTP, Matt Bahr, and Irene Strychalski. The Kenshi will be in an 8 x 4.7 clamshell with a 7 x 4.5 mini comic acting as the back board. These toys are made in the U.S.A.!
This will be an official transforming robot line making its debut at BotCon 2022 called “Last Of The Seekers” this August.
Also available at BotCon2022 first August 25th! The pre-order for the 7 inch Last of the Seekers mainline transforming robot toy! This will be the first of this line of transforming toys! Included with this toy will be a 22 page comic book written and illustrated by Patrick Thomas Parnell, with cover by legendary Transformers artist Don All Figueroa.
This is a toy designed by Riot Toys yet will be manufactured by Ramen Toys! QR codes for the pre-order will be at the Riot Press/Ramen Toy BotCon booth. Online pre-orders can be made through BotCon.com and RiotPressProductions.com. The Toy and comic will be delivered May-June 2023. Be the first to pre-order, while supplies last, at BotCon 2022!
Riot Press, along with Ramen Toy, will be producing a 7 inch tall, “C.H.U.G. scale” transforming robot toy called “The Seeker”. He will have two modes: robot mode and spaceship/jet mode. The bot will come with two blasters, two swords, two missiles and a shield. “The Seeker” will also have duel spring loaded missiles! He will be available in 2 color schemes: G2 and Stealth.
Stealth will be a very limited run! Sign-up for the mailing list to stay in the loop!
This is for fans of Robotech, Transformers, M.A.S.K or Gundam. This is something new! You’ll love it! As we mention, the first in a line of toys!
Last Of The Seekers was created by illustrator Patrick Thomas Parnell and Rot Press Productions LLC with designer Piotr Sidoruk.
Patrick Thomas Parnell is a comic book and fantasy illustrator from Sarasota, FL. After graduating from Joe Kubert School of Cartoon and Graphic Design, in Dover, NJ, Patrick attended the Ringling College of Art and Design in Sarasota. Where he received a B.F.A in illustration with a minor in Visual Development. Patrick taught college for 12 years at places such as the Rocky Mountain College of Art and Design, State College of Florida and the Ringling College of Art and Design.
He has worked on projects such as Dungeons and Dragons, Star Wars, Mega Man, TMNT, Sonic the Hedgehog; and has worked with clients such as Archie Comics, Capcom, Sega, IDW Publishing, The New York Times and Wizards of the coast.
Cover artist will be non other than the legendary Don Allan Figueroa!
Skullface BotCon 2022 Organizer Interview with Agabyss
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