The Transformers Movie Facebook page has posted a new video today featuring Sir Anthony Hopkins. Captioned, "Sir Anthony, what is it like working on Transformers?", he goes on to describe the pleasure of working for a director like Michael Bay, commenting specifically on how Bay has everything already planned and laid out in his mind - a common statement from those who've worked with him - and speaking well of Bay's tendency to keep things moving and not waste any time. The video is about a minute long, and ends with Anthony Hopkins hoping all us "kids" in the fandom will enjoy the movie. Check it out embedded below!
Mark Wahlberg who has been doing the rounds for his most recent film, "Deep Water Horizon". Has given us some hot new tips about Transformers 5. That he says is finishing up filming in the UK. He's describing this as a new story that is a "Man on the run" with new cast, robots, villains, and mini-Dinobots.
Fans who have been wondering what this movie is about may, or may not get a prequel or a sequel, but it does sound A LOT like a Micheal Bay film with relentless chase scenes, global escapes and Merlin.
Read on to see the video at 2:15 and quotes from Mark Whalberg about The Last Knight.
So you may have recently seen Sir Anthony Hopkins on-set for Transformers: The Last Knight
with a dog in tow. As it turns out, that dog is none other than Freya, the infamous World's Loneliest Dog
promised a part in the film by Michael Bay himself. Paramount has issued a press release and short featurette on Freya's time in TF5 - keep reading to see!
Finally! Loopaza Mega Store has posted a video to their Facebook page showing off the sound chip in LG31 Fortress Maximus' head, Cerebros/Fortress!. As hoped and rumored, it does in fact have a short version of the Headmasters theme! The rest of the voices are Japanese dialogue (of course), with lines such as "Transform!", "I am Fortress,"
and of course "Head On!"
Keep reading to see the video!
The final episode of Combiner Wars is up now on go90! The episode, titled "Destruction's Dawn," is described on the site thusly: "The end is truly near unless one who is powerful enough to defeat Starscream can be awakened."
As always, go90 video cannot be embedded, but we have a link to the video within. Keep reading!
Turkish company Letrons has posted videos to their site of the first of a projected line of life-sized
R/C cars that turn into robots! While many other people have been trying for this - most notably the TakaraTomy-sponsored Project J-Deite
- this is the first such model to look this good at 1/1 scale. Keep reading for videos, a link to Letrons' website, and images of their other concept models!
YouTube stop-motion animator counter656 has posted a new sponsored video to promote the Combiner Wars animated series! In this video, Victorion and Devastator pick up where they left off in the series - who will survive? Keep reading to see this very well-done short!
"Starscream has revealed his plan and ultimate form! In this God-like state, can even the might of the Council and our heroes defeat what could be the most powerful Combiner in the Universe?"
Keep reading for a link to see this week's episode, the second to last in the series, on go90!
The Transformers Movie Instagram page has posted a quick video clip featuring Anthony Hopkins introducing his involvement with The Last Knight
, currently filming in and around the UK. His apparent presence on set now would serve to lend strong weight to the idea that he will be seen on screen as one of the human characters. Previous speculation had leaned toward a possible voice role for the actor, a process that would not occur for quite some time to come if true. You can find the video embedded below!
It's like the shopping season for a major gift-giving holiday is about to start or something! The Transformers Family YouTube channel has posted a new German language TV spot advertising Power Surge Bumblebee, AKA Power Heroes Bumblebee (und Sideswipe!
) Will CG Thunderhoof be any match for a small child and his oversized Bumblebee toy? Find out after the jump!
"Disaster looms when Devastator attacks, demanding the former Autobots and Decepticons give the Enigma of Combination to him! Our heroes and the Council scramble to respond to his onslaught when another Combiner arrives on the scene to also claim the Enigma of Combination for herself. Enter Victorion!"
As always, we can't embed videos from go90, so keep reading to get a link to the video!
Movie director, Michael Bay has posted a new video clip of his RED BAYHEM camera in-action on the UK set of Transformers: The Last Knight. Read on to see his latest clip showing what else, lots of explosions, smoke, and troops going into battle.
Thanks to Autobase Aichi, we now know that Hasbro has posted two new TV ads for Transformers products, both aimed at Australia! First is an ad for Robots In Disguise
Power Surge Optimus Prime. Second is a more general Titans Return
ad, showing off Wave 1 figures, and of course Fortress Maximus! Click through to see the videos embedded here.
The fifth webisode of Machinima's Combiner Wars cartoon debuted today, and in support of that they've partnered with stop motion artist counter656 to have a special video produced. The short depicts a battle between Devastator and Windblade, played out using Transformers Generations toys - and undoubtedly a great deal of time and labor by counter656! The video also features a short clip of the Combiner Wars cartoon itself ...of a scene that hasn't actually properly debuted yet! We have the video embedded below, and you'll definitely want to check it out.
The Transformers Movie Facebook page has posted a new clip showing the making of an action sequence involving Isabela Moener and a group of 'street kids'. The video shows the kids getting prepped by Michael Bay before cutting to a quick run through of the action scene where they're trying to escape ...something! And just to be sure the kids got the full Michael Bay experience, there was even a little pyro for them to dodge. The video can be seen embedded below, so keep reading and check it out!
James Raiz - who has worked on IDW's Transformers himself - has conducted an interview with More Than Meets The Eye
's Alex Milne! In it Milne talks about his current projects, his visit to a comics con in Indonesia in October, and his history as a comics artist dating all the way back to Dreamwave. Keep reading to see!
This week's episode of Combiner Wars is up on go90 for US viewers! Titled "Homecoming," this episode largely represents a return to form after last week mixed things up a bit. Keep reading for a link to go90!
With the newly restored Blu-Ray edition of Transformers: The Movie rolling out to retail. It seems the fans are digging more lore behind the Transformers Generation 1 goodness.
Check out this new video from YouTuber channel, I Like To Make Stuff, on how to make your own 3D Printed Model of the Transformers Matrix of Leadership. The video is quite detailed with tips on how to print, finish and paint your very own movie prop.