The Transformers have long been a part of the childhood of many grownups who were kids during the 80s. This was the time when the original Transformers cartoons were airing on TV. Flash forward to the Oughties and The Transformers are once again very popular thanks mainly to the smash hit movie adaptions. With the new Transformers movie – Transformers: The Dark of The Moon – coming out in a few weeks, Transformers fever has again gripped geekdom.
The stores are being deluged by many Transformers related memorabilia and, of course, the most popular are the toys that you can transform between various vehicles and in their robot forms. It is even considered collectibles.
If you’re one of those rabid Transformers fans that just can’t get enough of them and would like to get and collect any new Transformers-related gadgets should definitely get the Transformers Grimlock USB Optical mouse. This computer accessory is indeed more than meets the eye because this mouse transforms to the popular Transformers character Grimlock. The original character was a fan favorite because he transforms into a T-Rex and was the leader of the Dinobots. This time around, the 800 dpi mouse (plug and play capable in Windows 7/Vista/XP, Linux 2.4, MAC OS X) is the base form of Grimlock. This mouse is a definite conversation piece because, really, who else do you know owns a transforming mouse? Just show this to your friends and they’ll definitely be amazed. But besides being a conversation piece it is also a great toy that you can play with if you want to relax a bit after working very hard in front of your PC. The good thing here is that you don’t even need to put an additional “toy” on your desk – your mouse fulfills that role without any problem.