Titan Masters Attack!

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Pounce

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Beachcomber

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Beachcomber

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The Decepticon clone of Wingspan brings a lot of Secret Action synergy to the Transformers TCG.  Take a look at an in-depth look at this board and card advantage feline package!

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Beachcomber

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Beachcomber

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Beachcomber

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The Autobot's Geologist and resident surfer dude can really draw you out of a lot of sticky situations!  Check out the premier of this exciting mini-bot and Stratagem from Titan Masters Attack!

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Windcharger

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Beachcomber

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Windcharger

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Scott previews the exciting and powerful SRT mini-bot and his Stratagem from the Generation One days as he makes his debut in the TCG with Titan Masters Attack! 

Perception is Reality!

Titan Masters Attack COTD

Titan Masters Attack! Exclusive Reveal: Windcharger

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Join Energon Invitational winner Dan Arnold as he gives us a preview of his self-made character  Energon Invitational prize: Titan Master Perceptor!

Titan Masters Attack COTD

Titan Masters Attack COTD

Titan Masters Attack COTD

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 A few times a week the team gives you their Hot Take first impressions of the Titan Masters Attack! preview cards.  Stop back often, updated a few times a week!

Siege Block

Mental Blocks

Building Blocks

Building Blocks

siege war for cybertron

It's time to get excited about block!

Building Blocks

Building Blocks

Building Blocks

siege war for cybertron

It's time to get excited about block!

Siege: War for Cybertron

Dare to be Stupid: Vince's CBS Experience

Energon Invitational Tournament Report: Dan Arnold, Champion

Energon Invitational Tournament Report: Dan Arnold, Champion

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Vince recaps his top four performance at the CBS Energon Edition event on Jan. 25.  He takes a strong and potentially controversial stance on dealing with this level of combo oppression

Energon Invitational Tournament Report: Dan Arnold, Champion

Energon Invitational Tournament Report: Dan Arnold, Champion

Energon Invitational Tournament Report: Dan Arnold, Champion

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 Energon Invitational CHAMPION Dan Arnold discusses his experiences throughout the event and has some retrospective moments on other TCG experiences in his past.  A great look behind the curtain of our champ! 

Energon Edition: Hot Takes

Energon Invitational Tournament Report: Dan Arnold, Champion

Congruence Part I: Pogo and TF TCG

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Team VectorSigma.info gives you some first impressions of the exciting new Energon Edition boutique product!


See original WOTC announcement here:  https://transformerstcg-support.wizards.com/hc/en-us/articles/360035509732-Introducing-the-Transformers-TCG-Wave-One-Energon-Edition- 

Congruence Part I: Pogo and TF TCG

A Body in Motion Stays in Motion: Kinetic

Congruence Part I: Pogo and TF TCG

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A new series where the team looks at other hobbies they partake in that have practical applications when trying to improve yourself as a Transformers TCG player.  Dan starts with his high level PVP play in Pokemon GO!

A Body in Motion Stays in Motion: Kinetic

A Body in Motion Stays in Motion: Kinetic

A Body in Motion Stays in Motion: Kinetic

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Scott takes a deep dive on two new Upgrades from Siege II: War for Cybertron that feature a way to get more value from your flips!

Siege I Mistakes: Evaluation

A Body in Motion Stays in Motion: Kinetic

A Body in Motion Stays in Motion: Kinetic

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Team VectorSigma.info continues their journey of self-reflection on mistakes (with some wins mentioned) during the early stages of the Siege I metagame!

Siege I Mistakes : Process

Siege I Mistakes : Process

Siege I Mistakes : Process

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Similar to during the RotC metagame, team VectorSigma.info sits down to discuss mistakes made early on in the Siege I meta and how they evolved over time (Part I, Part II tomorrow!)

Latest Articles - Siege: War for Cybertron

Siege II Preview : Sidetrack

Rung's Ruminations: Let it Go!

Siege II Preview : Sidetrack

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Vince reveals the next member of the Battle Patrol : Private Sidetrack!  Read about some exciting uses of this small defensive Treasure Hunter! 

Shock to the System

Rung's Ruminations: Let it Go!

Siege II Preview : Sidetrack

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Fresh of the deck tech that qualified Bryan for the Energon Invitational ( https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CYxWJXOlJsQ ), Dan takes a deeper dive as to how he arrived at the Specialst Shockwave list in its current form! 

Rung's Ruminations: Let it Go!

Rung's Ruminations: Let it Go!

Rung's Ruminations: Let it Go!

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Vince continues his focus on the psychological side of the Transformers TCG with a look at when you may need to "Let it Go" when looking at your favorite characters in Lore compared to their competitive implications 

The Spherical Metagame Part II

Dare to be Stupid: CBS Energon Edition Tournament Report

Rung's Ruminations: Let it Go!

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 Scott concludes (continues?) his theory on the Metagame, complete with a Spherical graphic that explains how various deck builds interact. Just the tip of the iceberg for this complex topic 

The Spherical Metagame: Part I

Dare to be Stupid: CBS Energon Edition Tournament Report

Dare to be Stupid: CBS Energon Edition Tournament Report

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 A theory so large it had to be stretched over two day!  Join Scott as he begins a journey of defining the Siege metagame..not on a deck by deck basis, but in a theoretical sense.. 

Dare to be Stupid: CBS Energon Edition Tournament Report

Dare to be Stupid: CBS Energon Edition Tournament Report

Dare to be Stupid: CBS Energon Edition Tournament Report

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Vince talks about his Top 4 tournament experience with a Daring Escape/EMP Wave combo deck at the Energon Edition Tournament at the Comic Book Store in South NJ on Jan. 25.  Includes some drastic and potentially controversial stances on how to handle this level of oppression!

Latest Articles - Siege: War for Cybertron

Trust your Team

EIQ Report: Joel Grizzelle

EIQ Report: Joel Grizzelle

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Dan talks about his Top 16 finish at Gen Con and the importance of being able to trust your teammates to pick up the slack when real life has you busy before a big event!

EIQ Report: Joel Grizzelle

EIQ Report: Joel Grizzelle

EIQ Report: Joel Grizzelle

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Guest writer Joel Grizzelle tells us about his deck and EIQ win from Texas with an interesting deck build that uses both a Micromaster and Battlemaster to great effect!  This deck shows how a concept can adapt over time and improve when given new tools to work with! 

Gen Con Final Prep

EIQ Report: Joel Grizzelle

Gen Con Final Prep

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Origins Open finalist Dan Arnold gives some last minute advice to prepare yourself for what is sure to be the highest attended, highest competition level Transformers TCG event to date at Gen Con!  Even if you are not attending, there is some great tournament advice to be gleaned!

Latest Articles - Siege: War for Cybertron

Siege: Orange Preview

Is Siege when we "All Hail Megatron?"

Looking to the Past for Inspiration

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 Origins Energon Open Finalist Dan Arnold takes a look at updating some of the RotC Orange decks with powerful Siege Orange options!

Looking to the Past for Inspiration

Is Siege when we "All Hail Megatron?"

Looking to the Past for Inspiration

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In early attempts to make sense of this new upcoming Metagame, in such a short time frame, Scott Landis looks to Battle cards of the past for inspiration and synergy

Is Siege when we "All Hail Megatron?"

Is Siege when we "All Hail Megatron?"

Is Siege when we "All Hail Megatron?"

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 Vince takes a look back at the various iterations of Megatron that failed to make a splash on the competitive front, and looks forward to the new General Megatron who may succeed where others failed?! 

Siege: Meta Updates

Siege: Meta Updates

Is Siege when we "All Hail Megatron?"

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Dan Arnold takes a look at using Siege  to update two of the major players in the RotC metagame:  Aerialbots and All Hail Optimus

Siege: Sealed Pools

Siege: Meta Updates

Siege: Sealed Pools

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Take a look at four Siege Sealed Deck Pools and how we would have built them!

Latest Articles - Siege: War for Cybertron

Siege: Sealed Deck Primer

Preview Character: Micromaster Top Shot

Origins Recap: Dan Arnold (2nd)

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Scott continues our Sealed Deck focused week with a Primer on the "rules" of Siege Sealed deck!

Origins Recap: Dan Arnold (2nd)

Preview Character: Micromaster Top Shot

Origins Recap: Dan Arnold (2nd)

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 Dan Arnold recounts his Origins weekend (and some before) that led up to his impressive second place finish in the first major TF TCG OP Event! 

Preview Character: Micromaster Top Shot

Preview Character: Micromaster Top Shot

Preview Character: Micromaster Top Shot

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Scott Landis introduces us to a new Micromaster who mirrors a very popular Orange Battle card! 

Preview Battle Card: Spinner Rims

Preview Character: Micromaster Flak

Preview Character: Micromaster Top Shot

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Scott Landis introduces us to a new Utility that is sure to help out Mirage and Jazz, Spinner Rims!

The Evolution of Sentinels

Preview Character: Micromaster Flak

Preview Character: Micromaster Flak

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Dan Arnold takes a look of how the powerful aggro-control Sentinels deck has evolved since the start of the RotC metagame..a must read to understand this powerful deck!

Preview Character: Micromaster Flak

Preview Character: Micromaster Flak

Preview Character: Micromaster Flak

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 Scott Landis introduces us to the Micromaster strategist Flak, going heavily in depth as to how effective the Micromaster abilities can be in forcing Tempo on your opponents!

Latest Articles - Rise of the Combiners

Anatomy of a Mistake

RotC First Month Missteps Part II

RotC First Month Missteps Part II

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Jon Palmer, inspired by last week's internal look at mistakes does a deeper dive on a Dreadwind deck he played competitively...poorly 

RotC First Month Missteps Part II

RotC First Month Missteps Part II

RotC First Month Missteps Part II

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 Join Team VectorSIgma.info for our second round-table article about missteps we made in evaluating and playing with RotC in the first month of its release.  

RotC First Month Missteps

RotC First Month Missteps Part II

Is Optimus missing in action?

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Join Team VectorSIgma.info for our first round-table article about missteps we made in evaluating and playing with RotC in the first month of its release.  Look for a second list (we made many!) later this week!

Is Optimus missing in action?

Junkion Jank : It Takes a Village

Is Optimus missing in action?

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 Dan Arnold ponders where Optimus Prime Battlefield Legend has been hdindg out during the first month of the RotC metagame 

Flip Density

Junkion Jank : It Takes a Village

Junkion Jank : It Takes a Village

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 Scott Landis discusses a important consideration he uses when deck building and playing he's dubbed "Flip Density".  He goes over examples of it during Wave One, and how it has vastly improved with Rise of the Combiners 

Junkion Jank : It Takes a Village

Junkion Jank : It Takes a Village

Junkion Jank : It Takes a Village

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Vince talks about updates he made to Metroplex with Rise of the Combiners and how they allowed him to top four a local case tournament with Titan!

Latest Articles - Rise of the Combiners

Starscream: It's good to be the King!

Junkion Jank : Steamrolling the Competition

Starscream: It's good to be the King!

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Mark Kinney goes extremely in depth as to where two weeks of testing and theory crafting led to this well-oiled machine of a Starscream deck.  Strap in for a deep dive into Decepticon Royalty! 

Player Interviews: Wave One and RotC

Junkion Jank : Steamrolling the Competition

Starscream: It's good to be the King!

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Join Dan Arnold as he interviews four Transformers TCG influencers who all showed up to play in the last Case tournament during Wave One

Junkion Jank : Steamrolling the Competition

Junkion Jank : Steamrolling the Competition

Junkion Jank : Steamrolling the Competition

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Vince updates a Wave One combo deck with Rise of the Combiners tech, a critical look at the Sunstorm/Steamroll combo!

Re-Rise of the Insecticons

Changing the Resource Paradigm with RoTC

Junkion Jank : Steamrolling the Competition

Insecticons Transformers TCG

 Mark takes a look at how everyone's favorite all-in aggressive deck, Insecticons, shifts focus, changes some cards, and greatly improves with Rise of the Combiners 

Changing the Resource Paradigm with RoTC

Changing the Resource Paradigm with RoTC

Changing the Resource Paradigm with RoTC

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Scott takes a look at a potential paradigm shift in how we look at resource costs in the game with ways to gain more efficient action phases through certain exciting cards in Rise of the Combiners 

But there is a "Me" in Team

Changing the Resource Paradigm with RoTC

Changing the Resource Paradigm with RoTC

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Jon Palmer takes a look at some of the Combiner parts and discusses their uses outside the stated Combiner team!   

Rise of the Combiners Preview 4: Bombshell (the Remix)

Rise of the Combiners Preview 4: Bombshell (the Remix)

Rise of the Combiners Preview 4: Bombshell (the Remix)

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The Remix of Bombshell brings combo potential to the forefront of the Transformers TCG.  Read about this interesting Rise of the Combiners Insecticon in Scott's preview article!  

Rise of the Combiners Preview 3: Inverted!

Rise of the Combiners Preview 4: Bombshell (the Remix)

Rise of the Combiners Preview 4: Bombshell (the Remix)

Transformers TCG Inverted!

Looking to fit a square peg into a round hole for your team?  Look here for an answer!

Rise of the Combiners Preview 2: Recon System

Rise of the Combiners Preview 2: Recon System

Rise of the Combiners Preview 2: Recon System

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The one-star upgrade Recon System can improve your combat math by 45%, that's worth the star!

Rise of the Combiners Preview 1: Venin

Rise of the Combiners Preview 2: Recon System

Rise of the Combiners Preview 2: Recon System

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The larger leader of the Insecticons may help bring the Discard/Control deck archetype to the Transformers TCG, Scott Landis with our first Rise of the Combiners Exclusive Preview Card!

Card of the Day

The freshest hottest takes on Wave 5: Titan Masters Attack!