A popular Transformers Video Game has been a long time coming, so long that many felt it was not possible. Even Kenji Saito, the director on the Transformers: Devastation game from Activision that was released Fall 2015. Depending on who you ask, the game has hits and misses as far as game play and design go. But few can deny, this has been the most fulfilling Transformers game experience so far. Part of that credit goes to Saito, who shares some of the challenges and how he approached Transformers: Devastation design in recent interview with Gamespot.
Vending Times has reported on the third iteration of Sega's Transformers: Human Alliance
arcade cabinet. An arcade-style lightgun shooter, this new "Super Deluxe" version of the cabinet sports an 80-inch screen and mounted lightguns with recoil action. Said to be "about the size of a kid's bedroom," it should be pretty easy to tell if the version you see is the Super Deluxe. Keep reading for more details and a link!
The Tranformers Rishing fan page on Facebook have shared news that DeNA's Transformers Rising Mobile Game will be taken offline at the end of this month, November 30th. This closure follows the Transformers Age of Extinction Movie game that was shuttered in September. Meanwhile, the Transformers: Battle Tactics game appears to still be in play with a new game now in Open Beta titled, Transformers: Frontiers.
Following the reveal of the new Transformers: Earth Wars Beta mobile game trailer from Backflip Studios. We have offical details on the game along with some new images. Learn more information about this new game where players assemble the ultimate team of legendary Transformers robots including Optimus Prime, Megatron, Bumblebee, Grimlock, Soundwave, Starscream & many more. Read on for all these details and more than meets the mobile.
His existence was pretty much guaranteed by TR-compatible Decepticon "tapes," but this may well be our first look at Titans Return Soundwave! A pair of videos have surfaced - one in Spanish - of the upcoming Transformers smartphone game Earth Wars! The game draws many of its character models from current toys, and Blaster is very plainly based on his upcoming Titans Return figure. And Soundwave is unsurprisingly more than a little similar to Blaster! Keep reading for videos and a screengrab!
Videogamer.com has posted images and details on the Transformers: Devastation DLC coming next week! It appears to be the items which were previously available as preorder bonuses: new skins to make Nemesis Prime, Red Alert, and Goldbug as well as special weapons for each. It's unknown what the price will be, but the general rule of thumb on preorder bonus value is $10 or less, so we'll see. Keep reading to see the characters you can play with while you wait for Fallout 4
to finish downloading!
"That bot is playing Galaga. He thought we wouldn't notice, but we did."
One trip through Transformers: Devastation will run you less than ten hours, but there's a good bit more satisfaction to be had in the game for those who want to stick with it. RAC follows up on his video review
of the games with more thoughts - click through to read!
Just in is word of a new APK for to the Angry Birds Transformers game from Rovio. The APK 1.8.9 update will feature a special Halloween update that will be called the "Halloween Pumpkin Invasion" and is said to feature Piggy Island invaded by ghoulish pumpkins and ghosts. Even better, the APK will offer a new character, none other than Nemesis Prime and some new improvements and bug fixes that should smooth things out a bit. Read on for the full details and a look at Nemesis Prime!
Thanks to gaming site Xbox Achievements, we have details on what is said to be all of the Transformers: Devastation game achievements. According to their database, there are 30 completed and secret achievements with a total of 1000 points that include access to many of the games special characters such as "Till All Are One" featuring Nova Prime, which you have to complete all chapters on any difficulty. Get a look at the many game achievements and images shots of the Transformers characters for more details.
It was launch day for Transformers Devastation today, and among the many who purchased the game were Radio Free Cybertron's Brian Kilby and diecast. They decided to share some of their first day's play through on RFC's Youtube channel, giving you a chance to look at how the game actually handles. Kilby is playing on PC and takes a while to stop being devastated, while diecast is on PS4 with a solid ~45 minute session to watch. We've got all the videos embedded, so click through and take a look!
On the heels of the Transformers Devisation game release, we have news from Japan of a brand mobile game calling "Transformers Operation Omega". The official game is being produced by Tomy and Heroz Inc who created the Transformers: All Stars game. This is mentioned as a possible Transformers 30th Anniversary commemoration with images shown of Optimus Prime and other charters. The game listed for release March 31, 2016 with registration opening now. Read on to see more details and images
Activision Publishing, Inc. today released TRANSFORMERS: Devastation. This new third-person action-brawler rolls into battle with Hasbros classic Generations designs. The games gripping single-player campaign features 50 highly challenging bonus missions with any of five playable heroes! OPTIMUS PRIME, BUMBLEBEE, SIDESWIPE, WHEELJACK and GRIMLOCK. Each of these characters can be evolved with new abilities, unique talents and more than 150 upgradeable weapons.
Machinima has posted a pair of videos today for Transformers Devastation, just hours away from retail availability. Both videos focus on Optimus Prime, and the voice clips do a good job showing the Peter Cullen still has the more fun, energetic cartoon Optimus Prime inside him. One video highlights battle between Optimus and Megatron, while the second is a more general overview of Optimus through the game. We have both of them embedded, plus plenty of screencaps, so click through to check it out!
With little time remaining before the game is released across the various platforms, the Transformers Game Facebook is cranking out the promo materials. Most recently we've gotten some concept art for the Decepticon generic ground troops, collectively the Battlechargers - one type based on the Generations Wheeljack body (like the Collectors Club exclusives) and another being a simplified version of Blitzwing. We also have nice art of Shockwave in robot and gun modes. Click through and check it all out!
Yesterday's spotlight on Grimlock wasn't the end of coverage for the Dinobot commander, today the Transformers Game Facebook page has their own regular gameplay demo video posted, showing some stages and attacks not present in the "cinematic trailer" yesterday. We have screenshots and an embed for that, plus a collection of several lineart pieces for Soundwave, the cassettes, and Megatron's tank mode. Keep reading to see it all!
With less than a week before the game is released, the Transformers Game Facebook is still hyping it up with teaser content. They've just posted the bio for Grimlock going over the basic personality and moves available in game. And along with that, Gamestop's Youtube channel has posted a "cinematic trailer" spotlighting Grimlock, with lots of samples of Gregg Berger's voicework for the character. As usual you can click through for the video embed and screencaps, plus the bio sheet!
With Transformers: Devastation
a week from release, the website GamesRadar has invited More Than Meets The Eye
writer James Roberts to talk about Transformers (and presumably gaming) on their show I Got Next!
. The show will go live today at 3:30PM EST - keep reading for more details!
As expected, Transformers Game on Facebook has posted a video showing off the moves you can expect to face down in the Soundwave boss battle. Among Soundwave's array of attacks is calling upon Ravage and Laserbeak to help out, though Ravage doesn't show very prominently in this video. The video also highlights rather well the incomplete voice filtering, as despite being vocoded, Soundwave comes across rather soft and smooth. Not exactly fitting to what the cartoon taught us to expect. We of course have a number of screencaps, plus the embedded video, so keep reading!