M I S C E L L A N E O U S S I T E S
There are a number of places on-line that defy simple classification, so I've gathered them here instead. A lot of diverse stuff here, and an item or three that you really shouldn't allow yourself to miss.
The people who brought you conventions year after year under the banner of BotCon® (1994-2002 and 2004) here chronicle their highly popular endeavours. Anything you need to know pertaining to the conventions is found here. Be sure to look for any left-over merchandise, such as exclusive CD sets, videos, and convention programs.
Got a question about TRANSFORMERS? Wondering about the fandom? Look no further. Scrupulously and objectively cultivated by Steve-o Stonebraker, this site deals with the many Frequently Asked Questions that keep cropping up among fans. Highly recommended reading.
Brian Kilby has created something truly unique -- a weekly TRANSFORMERS radio broadcast. Featuring such elements as news reports, trivia questions, toy reviews, and the "ATT Buzz," RADIO FREE CYBERTRON's cozy and increasingly professional feel is something to be valued.
Run by Gregory Gaub, this is a pretty original idea based on the Tech Specs of the TRANSFORMERS toy packaging. Fans can submit information, personal or otherwise, to a CGI form and have it displayed in a database. Unfortunately, the site appears to be in a state of flux, alternating between addresses, so it may appear to be down on occasion.
If it's TRANSFORMERS discussion you're after, here are the forums currently available on most news servers. There are other site-based message boards, too, which I may or may not include at a later time. To read messages no longer available on your news server, visit the archives of GOOGLE.