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Trypticon – King of the Monsterbots


Stompin’ bots like it ain’t no thang

RIPT Apparel is offering an amazing and colorful retro Transformers meets Godzilla design featuring everyone’s favorite lumbering lizardcon. This pretty piece of art was created by artist Atomic Rocket.  Check him out!

This design is only available for 36 hours so you better get over to RIPT now before Metroplex throws him into the ocean.


Transformers 3 film locations continued – Trump Tower and Millenium Park

Chicago's Trump Tower

Decepticons are converging on Trump Tower... or should I say TRYPTICON TOWER?

Was just sent this by good old Jason Blue Boost:

“Transformers 3” will be filming a various downtown locations the week of July 26th with minimal impact to traffic.

The use of pyrotechnics and special effects will occur at the following locations:

July 27, 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Trump Tower

401 N. Wabash

· Flame effects and smoke will be used on adjacent building rooftops along the Chicago River between Wabash & Columbus

· Flame effects on boats in the Chicago River

· Flame effects on cars on the Columbus Street bridge and Wacker Drive

· Helicopter will be hovering over the Chicago River in the vicinity

July 28, 7:00am-10:00am

Millennium Park

201 E. Randolph

* Smoke & flame effects in the vicinity of the Cloud Gate sculpture

July 28, 10:00am-9:00pm

MPEA Busway

(lower level parallel to Columbus between Jackson & Balbo)

* Smoke and simulated explosions near Jackson, Van Buren & Balbo

The Chicago Fire Department and Chicago Police Department will be on site to manage public safety and supervise all use of special effects and pyrotechnics. Intermittent traffic control of adjacent street and sidewalks is to be expected.