Transformers Animatronics - The Exhibition Event Details, Images and Video Preview!
BaCon - Sunday, March 19, 2017
Transformers Animatronics - The Exhibition Coming 11 March - 28 May 2017, Red Roman Shed
Transformers brought to life
From March to May 2017 Optimus Prime, Megatron, Bumblebee and the Rescue Bots will invade the African continent for the first time in Transformers Animatronics at Emperors Palace. Following a massively successful Latin American tour, visitors can look forward to breath-taking sculptures, made from wrecked cars, on display against the scenery of the legendary planet, Cybertron, that will be brought to life through eye-popping performance technology.
Transformers Animatronics is a unique event based on the popular Hasbro saga that has broken box office records for both movies and television. And now it will head to Emperors Palace with a spectacular display that has been enjoyed by millions of people on tour across the globe. This travelling exhibition of international standards will feature 12 animated Transformers, 9 sculptures scaled between and 2m and 11m made from car parts, and a further 20 statues varying in size. In addition, an impressive arsenal of weapons used by the Transformers characters will also be showcased. Young and old will immerse themselves in the incredible universe of Optimus Prime and his companions, from its origins in the world of comics to the television series and blockbuster movies. Autobots and Decepticons will also feature prominently, accompanied by the latest Dino Bots and famous Rescue Bots, the famed pre-school series that has expanded the Transformers fan base.
No Food or Beverages allowed.
Tickets are sold in i hour intervals. Ticket holders may arrive at any time between the time specified on the ticket. Visitors are welcome to visit the exhibition for as long as they wish.
11 March – 28 May 2017
Monday to Sunday - 10h00 – 19h00
Adult – R155.00
Children under the age of 4 – Free
Children between 4 – 17 years old – R100.00
Family Package – R440.00 (2 Adults and 2 Children)
Winners Circle Discounts
Maroon Card holders – 10%
Silver Card holders – 15%
Gold and Black card holders – 20%
Valid after the early bird special and on full price tickets
Limited to 4 tickets per card holder
For Groups and School bookings, please contact – Linda@exporsa.co.za
Minimum of 20 tickets – R95.00 each
TakaraTomy has posted a quick three minute video to their Youtube channel featuring the licensed Infobar mobile phone Transformers figures from Japanese provider au (read more about this here). The video features a prototype of the Optimus Prime phone, being used to demonstrate the transformation from handset to robot. The video is region locked, so while we cannot provide an embed, we do have full resolution captures from the video showing off the major steps and details. Keep reading to check out the gallery!
Relive the greatest moments of the epic tale, direct from the pages of the hit comic to the silver screen! ...and then back into this dimension and thus back onto comic pages. The Transformers vs. GI Joe: The Movie is written, drawn, lettered, and colored by Tom Scioli. Click here to go to the review!
Just in by way of CBR we have the extended preview of the new Transformers comic from IDW, Optimus Prime #5. Get a look at six pages from the comic that will be out this month, featuring Optimus Prime in the Generataion 1 era story line. Read on for details on the comic and preview pages below.
A very short while after we had our first look inside via the abbreviated iTunes previews, Newsarama has released the full length preview for next week's Transformers vs GI Joe: The Movie Adaptation one shot comic. This is the comic book adaptation of the (imaginary) movie adaptation of the Transformers vs GI Joe comic series. Got a headache yet? Well, you probably will after reading one more Tom Scioli TF vs Joe adventure! We'll have the review early next week. Meanwhile, click through for the preview pages!
Imagine a world where the greatest comic book crossover of all time inspires a movie adaptation... and that movie adaptation inspires its own comic book! Visionary writer-artist Tom Scioli returns to the weird world of Transformers vs. G.I. Joe and brings an even weirder twist to this new story: what would the comic book adaptation of the movie version of the comic book look like? It’s time to find out in the most epic, scintillating, off-the-wall, exciting comic of 2017! Expected in shop on March 22nd, 2017. Keep reading for the preview.