Should a TV show based off the Movie Transformers happen?

Discussion in 'Transformers General Discussion' started by Megatron1, Jun 18, 2012.

  1. Megatron1

    Megatron1 Decepticon LEADER

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    It's just a thought I had. Maybe it could be like a live action series that airs on FX or TNT. Maybe it could just be animated. Here's how it could go.

    It'll take place before ROTF and DOTM, like the DOTM video game, only a little different.

    What do you think? I'll work on episode in replies if this is popular.
     
  2. Rexidus

    Rexidus Autobot TFW2005 Supporter

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    God no.
     
  3. jackgaughan

    jackgaughan Interner Soldier

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    Let the movies be movies.
     
  4. Grimlockimus

    Grimlockimus Wot?

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    ^ THIS

    I don't want to see "Even Stevens" with the Autobots as the guest stars.
     
  5. Arbitron

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    No. That would be absurdly expensive, and it would probably suck dick.
     
  6. scoobsterinc

    scoobsterinc Scoobs

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    :redface2:  Please no....
     
  7. rxlthunder

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    No.
     
  8. TrueNomadSkies

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    I'd rather have human alt modes.
     
  9. Overlord Balder

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    It would be too expensive.
     
  10. Stardust262

    Stardust262 Moe is the Only Way

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    I'd rather not
     
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  12. General Magnus

    General Magnus Da Custodes of the Emprah

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    Yes, just for the sake of pissing people off.
     
  13. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

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    Hell NO!
     
  14. Gingerchris

    Gingerchris Telly-headed Tyrant

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    As is always the realistic answer with this kind of thread subject: the cost would kill it. Although I suppose it would indeed be more like the Bay movies in as much as the TF would be essentially background characters in their own show, probably relegated to appearing in their alt modes as much as possible to save costs. May as well just have a new Knight Rider series.
     
  15. rxlthunder

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    Unless you-know-who, because of course the movie continuity just make everything wonderful! :thumb 

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  16. PrimusVsUnicron

    PrimusVsUnicron Well-Known Member

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    aw hell nah
     
  17. Girl Pants

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    I don't think there'd be a way to make a good series with the costs required for the CGI (even if you simplfied the look of the bots). It would be humans most of the time, and the stunts and action would be downscaled (and lets be honest, the action and CGI is what makes TF movies sell).

    It could be done with some VERY strong writing, use of stealth force, and a crazy budget, but I don't ever see it happening.

    Prime is basically the TV version of the movies (even though it is very different).
     
  18. FatalT 71

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    Ugh. No thank you.
     
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    To the OP: have you spoken with a user by the name of OP84 recently by any chance? Because last I checked, this was his big thing.
     
  20. Gingerchris

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