Ultimate Transformers News Source for Combiner Wars, Robots in Disguise, Age of Extinction, G1, Generations, Third Party, Reviews, Comics, Games, & More!
TFormers Transformers News and Reviews

facebook twitter Google+ youtube podcast rss
Age of Extinction
Transformers 4 - Michael Bay Tells Forbes No Reboot: We Keep the Transformers the Way they Were

By Jack on Saturday, February 02, 2013



And the story flips and flops and flops again on whether the fourth Transformers movie will be something new and fresh or something old and continuing. According to the interview Bay just did with Forbes Magazine, he's saying the reboot that Mark Wahlberg recently talked about is "No, that’s wrong." and went on to be specific about what we can expect to see, saying: " We keep the Transformers the way they were, it’s just four years later." Stating that the original plan to change the look of the franchise has not changed and they would be doing things "smaller" this time.
Will that change the way you do anything on Transformers 4?

We’re going to start off smaller. There’s a brand new cast. To freshen the franchise we’ve redesigned everything from top to bottom. The history of the first three movies is still there, we start four years later and there’s a reason why we’re meeting a new cast...

So is 4 a reboot?

No, that’s wrong. We keep the Transformers the way they were, it’s just four years later. There’s a reason the Transformers are redesigned. We’re trying to broaden the franchise and give it more places to go.

So there we have it, what we think is the last word on the subject of the reboot. In other words, it is not happening. There's a new cast of humans, but it appears we're going to be see the Transformers along the same lines that we did in the first three movies. How do you feel about this? Leave a comment below with your thoughts on Transformers 4 and beyond.

We are dedicated to being to be the best resource for all your Transformers news and reviews every day. Keep your browser dialed to Tformers.com for updates as they happen.



Transformers Poll
What do you think of a Transformers movies reboot?
5 - Great
4
3 - Okay
2
1 - Terrible
0 - Do Not Care

   Votes: 230  -  Poll Results


Facebook Social Comments


last 10 shown - scroll to view more   TFormers Member Comments
Tripredacus
2013-02-06
2:51 pm

It would have been more exciting if they didn't change the end of DOTM during production. 
formerly nortagem
2013-02-06
3:55 am

Maybe Michael Bay could just  
SureShot
2013-02-05
5:26 pm

BOOOOOOO 
Nemesis Prime 2x13
2013-02-03
2:59 pm

Maybe we could have another Pretender this time and Michael Bay could be its host. He could be the perfect villain. 
Asthaloth
2013-02-03
12:53 am

Maybe Liege Maximo will appear as a disciple of Unicron. 
Reluttr
2013-02-02
10:55 pm

Who is the enemy? I mean that's the problem with saying the last movie was the last and killing off the antagonists... 
MikePrime
2013-02-02
8:29 pm

Maybe it could at least be a smaller story without the fate of the world at stake? After all, they did that three times already. 
»  Read ALL Forums Posts & Replies
»  Post a Comment on This Story!  (membership required)



More Age of Extinction News
Bloomberg has posted an article confirming the release dates for the next three Transformers movies! All three movies are scheduled for June releases in their respective years, with TF5 hitting next year and TF6 in 2019, with an as-yet unnamed Bumblebee spinoff scheduled for the June in-between in 2018. Keep reading for more info!
The Winter Wonderfest 2016 is over, but it certainly didn't go without some good stuff to show. In the time since we reported last night, more photos have been posted from the event showing more detail on Masterpiece Optimus Primal, such as the furry appearance derived entirely through paint apps. We also have more detail shots of Blast Off and the Combaticons, including another look at their color promo poster, and new tonight we have showings from Prime 1 Studios with an array of movie-inspired statues, and another appearance of Heroes of Steel Optimus. Click through to see it all, along with a full list of photo credits!
Once again we're on the verge of a growing number of production side tidbits for a Transformers movie. Website My Entertainment World has updated with a very brief listing for Transformers 5, revealing when filming for the next movie is due to begin. With the publicity around the Writers' Room project recently we can at least hope that there will be a completed script by the time they fire up the cameras, though absence of such certainly hasn't stopped production in the past... Click through to check it out!
The Hollywood Reporter has reported that a live-action Transformers event called Transformers Live will open in China in 2017. The event is said to "be a cross between an action-adventure spectacle, a theme park attraction and a theatrical show," and is expected to feature custom robotics among other features. Keep reading to learn more!
Universal Studios Hollywood is gearing up the Chinese New Year with celebrations featuring Lunar New Year celebration that begins nect Saturday, January 30 to continue through Sunday, February 14, 2016. The celbration on the Universal Plaza will feature special decorations, performances and Megatron Speaks Mandarin from Transformers the Ride-3D as the star of the show. Nevermind they missed a golden opportunity to bring Optimus Primal, but that's Hollywood for you. Read on for the official details on Megatron, below.


















ENI
About
Entertainment News International (ENI) is the popular culture network for fans all around the world. Get the scoop on all the popular comics, games, movies, toys, and more every day!
Sites
Action Figures
Classifieds
Entertainment
Marvel
 
Podcasts
Star Wars
Superheroes
Transformers
Links
Support
© 2016 Entertainment News International - All images, trademarks, logos, video, brands and images used on this website are registered trademarks of their respective companies and or owners. All Rights Reserved. Data has been shared for news reporting purposes only. All content sourced by fans, online websites, and or other fan community sources. Entertainment News International is not responsible for reporting errors, inaccuracies, omissions, and or other liablities related to news shared here. We do our best to keep tabs on infringements. If some of your content was shared by accident. To have it removed right away, please [ Contact Us ].