Mark Hamill, Ron Perlman, Samoa Joe and more join Power of the Primes cartoon

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  1. Lumpy

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    Ron Pearlman is Optimus Primal?


    “Where is my goddamn Matrix?”
     
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    I hope they don't renew the contract with Machinima for any more if these. They're 10 minute shorts stretched to 10 chapters of 1/4 frame rate nothing. Let Boulder actually have a go at the cartoon. They've been begging to do a proper G1 revival. Many of them grew up on the Marvel UK book, so they know what's up.
     
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    Okay so this trilogy of cartoons is not that good...

    But Ron freaking Perlman as Optimus Primal? :eek:  Holy s*** that is awesome!
     
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    Pearman as Primal sounds cool but I don't think his voice fits the caring yet stern father figure BW Primal was. But the paraphrase the G2 comic, This is not your father's Maximal.

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    Samoa Joe as Predaking? The Combiner Predaking? Is he going to choke out the other Combiners?
     
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    The UK comice are not the end all and be all of Transformers.
     
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    Predaking is bigger than the other Combiners so he certainly CAN do that!
     
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    How the hell did Hasbro manage to get them onboard?
     
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    Predaking gives optimus primal a muscle buster...
     
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    Wow. Big names for a not very big show.
     
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    I have no idea who Samoa Joe is. Getting Mark Hamill and Ron Perlman on board is interesting, though it really does seem now that they’re going the “celebrity star power” route to draw interest in these crappy “shows”.

    I wonder if they even considered or approached Gary Chalk at all.
     
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    So the voice cast keeps getting better and better... but we're stuck with graphics that are Energon-era???
     
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    Mark Hamill as the Fallen, that sounds awesome. Wish I can say the same thing for the show.
     
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    If I had one of those 3rd Party Predakings........ I'd be quite tempted to try this.
     
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    Greg Berger\'s an obvious role... He\'ll be playing Elita 1! (cue the laugh track). Perlman for Primal!!!! YESSSSSSS...
     
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    One word: Money.

    Anywho, cool to see big names for voicing Transformers, but I don't think this is even enough to convince me to watch the series...
     
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    You guys, SAMOA FRIGGIN' JOE. I pretty much don't watch Raw anymore, but him and Finn Balor are the only reasons I care about wrestling on Mondays these days. Joe has an awesome voice and perfect delivery, and he's gonna do an awesome job in this.

    (And now that I think about it I'm pretty sure Finn Balor needs in on this too, he can be real funny when he tries and the IDW comics aren't shy about giving English/European accents to characters...)
     
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    Freaking yes, I was just thinking to myself yesterday about how nice it\'d be to have Gregg Berger come back for Grimlock once again, and lo and behold here he is.
     
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