It’s time for another roundup of rumors and short bits of information coming out of Tinsel Town. This week, it’s all about Fast and Furious, more movies from DC Comics and Warner Bros., Doctor Who, and drones delivering your trade paperbacks.
Michael Bay and crew are back at it again with the giant robots in disguise with Transformers: Age of Extinction. The next installment in the Transforms franchise is set to hit theaters in a little over 6 months so we can expect a ramp up in the marketing with a trailer and more posters just around the corner. For now though we have a set a high-quality production stills for you to view.
With the new Transformers movie just around the corner, Hasbro has unveiled the first figure in the action figure line… of course it is Optimus Prime.
Two of the most popular comic book franchises of all-time, TRANSFORMERS and G.I. JOE, will be going head-to-head in a brand-new ongoing series debuting next summer! Written and drawn by comic luminary Tom Scioli (Godland, American Barbarian) with co-writer and TRANSFORMERS veteran John Barber (TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE, FALL OF CYBERTRON), these classic characters will explode off the page like never before!
This week on the Major Spoilers Podcast: Transform and roll out Spoilerites, as your hosts talk Marvel, Movies, Paula Deen, Executive Assistant: Assassins, Smallworld and more!
The Transformers movie franchise is continuing on but up to this point we have only seen images of the featured vehicles and some on-location videos showing explosions, cars and more explosions. Well, now a full title for the film has been announced along with the first poster!
One of the most-buzzed about announcements the week of the San Diego Comic-Con was Madefire’s partnerships with 3rd party publishers and bringing the Motion Book treatment to their top properties. That day has come for the award winning and top 4 comics publisher IDW as they bring a trio of their most-popular titles—My Little Pony, Star Trek, and Transformers—to Madefire’s groundbreaking experience on August 28th.
Darkness falls on the AUTOBOTS this November in the comic book event Transformers: Dark Cybertron! This series pushes the TRANSFORMERS characters to their limits, but they’ll have the help of some creative superstars on their journey. Joining writer and IDW senior editor John Barber and fan-favorite scribe James Roberts in a top-secret meeting earlier this year, the artistic force of Phil Jimenez helped plan Dark Cybertron from the start! “I’ve been a fan of the TRANSFORMERS brand since I was 13,” said Jimenez, “and this was a fanboy dream come true. The beauty of this story is it plays to the strengths of the characters and to my strengths as a storyteller; epic, world-shattering scale as well as those beautiful character moments that make readers care about a bunch of giant ‘Robots in Disguise.’”
Shout! Factory and Hasbro studios have announce a full length film to be released as the epilogue for the fantastic Transformers Prime series. The film, Transformers Prime: Beast Hunters – Predacons Rising, is set to release October 28. We have some more details and the initial box art after the jump.
Any fan of Transformers has always wanted a Metroplex, the Autobot whose alt-form is an entire transformer city, and this is one of the biggest versions of the toy ever created. On top of that, the SDCC exclusive has a few extra pieces to add to the mix. Take the jump for the information and some pics.
Looks like all the Autobots are getting updates for the upcoming Transformers 4 movie. Today, we get a peek at the new Bumblebee.
With Transformers 4 now in full swing, it’s time to check out the changes to Optimus Prime and take a gander at two new Autobots joining the fray.