Hasbro Explains The Future Of Transformers Movies: 2019 And Beyond

Discussion in 'Transformers News and Rumors' started by SilverOptimus, May 31, 2018.

  1. SilverOptimus

    SilverOptimus Movie News Monster Moderator News Staff

    Joined:
    Feb 12, 2009
    Posts:
    9,644
    News Credits:
    52
    Trophy Points:
    247
    Likes:
    +5,990
  2. IronMagnus

    IronMagnus Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    May 8, 2009
    Posts:
    1,364
    Trophy Points:
    197
    Likes:
    +2,057
    blah blah blah, spin spin spin...
     
    • Like Like x 22
  3. Seth Sunthay

    Seth Sunthay ElusoryMonk

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2016
    Posts:
    9,505
    News Credits:
    17
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Likes:
    +15,103
    Facebook:
    Google+:
    YouTube:
    So, a different timeline from the movie chronology?.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  4. KABAR432

    KABAR432 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2018
    Posts:
    311
    Trophy Points:
    112
    Likes:
    +685
    Twitter:
    Can we just get a new Beast Wars already?


    :p 
     
    • Like Like x 20
  5. Norm West

    Norm West Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Feb 7, 2017
    Posts:
    399
    Trophy Points:
    117
    Likes:
    +669
    • Like Like x 11
  6. shogun221

    shogun221 timewaster extraordinaire

    Joined:
    Aug 14, 2003
    Posts:
    2,188
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Likes:
    +1,156
    Ebay:
    "It's not a reboot!, it's a <textbook definition of a reboot>."
     
    • Like Like x 29
  7. Markatron

    Markatron MarKreations Studios

    Joined:
    Feb 24, 2014
    Posts:
    788
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Location:
    Kaon Towers of Cybertron
    Likes:
    +851
    • Like Like x 10
  8. orangeitis

    orangeitis Sick Kiss Players Lover

    Joined:
    Mar 20, 2012
    Posts:
    2,671
    Trophy Points:
    217
    Likes:
    +319
    Ebay:
    Oh boy! I loved the relationship between Daniel and Hot Rod!
     
    • Like Like x 21
  9. Seth Sunthay

    Seth Sunthay ElusoryMonk

    Joined:
    Sep 21, 2016
    Posts:
    9,505
    News Credits:
    17
    Trophy Points:
    227
    Likes:
    +15,103
    Facebook:
    Google+:
    YouTube:
    Exactly.
     
    • Like Like x 10
  10. fschuler

    fschuler Post Count Inflated With Hot Air TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2005
    Posts:
    3,651
    Trophy Points:
    292
    Location:
    NKY/Cincinnati
    Likes:
    +1,622
    To hell with the 80s...how about we hearken back to the end of TLK and find out WTF happens with Unicron? Lol. I hope that happens at some point...need closure...

    Beyond that, I would totally dig some origin stories.
     
    • Like Like x 10
  11. TheSoundwave

    TheSoundwave Hooked on a Feeling!

    Joined:
    Aug 31, 2013
    Posts:
    2,283
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    222
    Likes:
    +809
    Reading this, it seems pretty clear that Bumblebee takes place in the same universe as the other films. If it were a full reboot, they could have just said yes. What it sounds like they're saying is that Bumblebee is a prequel that isn't very reliant on the other films because of the time period it's set in.

    I'm glad to hear that the people at Hasbro are pouring so much time and love into this movie. It sounds like this movie is their big thing for 2018 and 2019. Part of me thought they might try to sweep it under the rug (it kind of feels like Lucasfilm did this with Solo), but it sounds like Hasbro's pretty proud of it.
     
    • Like Like x 9
  12. The Mad Demobot

    The Mad Demobot Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 12, 2013
    Posts:
    859
    Trophy Points:
    172
    Likes:
    +450
    *insert pic Hasbro/Paramount execs with heads up own ass.*

    May we have IDW-movieverse pls? pls? pls?
    [​IMG]
     
    • Like Like x 9
  13. Yaujta

    Yaujta Chill dad. TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Sep 17, 2008
    Posts:
    19,271
    News Credits:
    13
    Trophy Points:
    332
    Location:
    South Central PA
    Likes:
    +11,950
    That was a lot of words, but they really didn't say anything. Just the same PR jargon.

    If they're starting the series again, using the BB movie as a prequel, then changing what came later, it's a reboot. Simple.
     
    • Like Like x 25
  14. Sixshot93

    Sixshot93 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Dec 5, 2009
    Posts:
    1,083
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    192
    Likes:
    +988
    Bring on the trailer!

    I so wanna see a trailer before I get more excited than I currently am right now.

    I’ll be there (unless it changes) when it arrives in the UK on Boxing Day.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  15. fschuler

    fschuler Post Count Inflated With Hot Air TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 28, 2005
    Posts:
    3,651
    Trophy Points:
    292
    Location:
    NKY/Cincinnati
    Likes:
    +1,622
    New word: Preboot
     
    • Like Like x 20
  16. KABAR432

    KABAR432 Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Apr 14, 2018
    Posts:
    311
    Trophy Points:
    112
    Likes:
    +685
    Twitter:
    exactly!

    lol I almost wish they didn't even throw that in there. there was already so many sub-plots going on in TLK. but we may never get to see the coolest one.

    could you imagine a shot of NYC or something and then it just turns into a big ass leg or something? Or a shot of the ocean with all the water getting displaced and a giant arm crashes out of it.
     
    • Like Like x 1
  17. HunterGreen2005

    HunterGreen2005 Technobot

    Joined:
    Jan 12, 2010
    Posts:
    678
    Trophy Points:
    132
    Likes:
    +76
    Cool, Bumblebee a.k.a. Transformers 2007 redux! A boy and his car is now a girl and her car.

    Didn't they learn from Sam Raimi Spider-Man to the Amazing Spider-Man 1 and 2 :oops: 
     
    • Like Like x 1
  18. lordcryotek

    lordcryotek Well-Known Member

    Joined:
    Sep 30, 2003
    Posts:
    2,716
    Trophy Points:
    257
    Likes:
    +1,926
    In short: "If the Bumblebee movie makes a ton of money, that's what we're doing. If not, eh, throw some cocaine at it and see if Bay sniffs his way back into the fold."
     
    • Like Like x 17
  19. Nickster563

    Nickster563 "Sting like a bee"

    Joined:
    May 11, 2017
    Posts:
    116
    Trophy Points:
    62
    Likes:
    +78
    So does this mean the bayverse will continue as prequels?
     
  20. kylash327

    kylash327 ThePlasticGeek

    Joined:
    Nov 22, 2006
    Posts:
    4,637
    News Credits:
    7
    Trophy Points:
    262
    Location:
    Jefferson, WI
    Likes:
    +253
    Oooh, it's all about the BBmovie, not about TLK tanking. Suuuuure.
     
    • Like Like x 5

Share This Page