WB01 is a third-party Transformer homage to Generation 1 Bruticus. Sly Streak is based on Swindle, Air Burst is based on Blast Off, Heavy Noisy is based on Brawl, Whirlwind is based on Vortex and WB-01-E is based on Onslaught.
In August 2013 Warbotron released prototype images of WB01 and it's members.
Preorders for all five members went up in November 2013, with their release expected in the first quarter of 2014.
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