What did you do when...

Discussion in 'Transformers Movie Discussion' started by Wrecker217, Jul 31, 2011.

  1. Wrecker217

    Wrecker217 Leader of the Lost

    Joined:
    Jun 5, 2011
    Posts:
    10,384
    News Credits:
    11
    Trophy Points:
    232
    Location:
    Totes not in South Bay, CA. Go away, NSA.
    Likes:
    +84
    You first saw your childhood transformers appear on the big screen? My experience was watching the TF1 trailer with 'night at the museum 1'. I had no idea there was a movie or known anything transformers related since I got an Energon Omega Supreme for Christmas two years ago.
    As I watched this ---> ‪Transformers - Official Trailer 1 [2007] [720p HD]‬‏ - YouTube , I kept thinking:
    A meteor... what is that a ship? Aliens? Creepy...
    The pentagon? Base got attacked with explosions and HOLY SHIT FLYING TANKS.
    The only lead is... WTF THAT SOUNDS FUCKIN CREEPY
    oh look a helicop-OMG what happened to the pilot? HOLY FUCK WHATS GOING ON WITH THE CHOPPER CREEPY SOUND AGAIN EXPLOSIONS
    Desert dudes! My brother's one of th-HOLY SHIT DESERT THING WITH SPIKES NOISE AGAIN EXPLOSION
    creepy soundtrack playing HOLY SHIT WHAT'S THAT RED AND BLUE THING NOISE!
    Cars and planes yay ZOMG YELLOW CREEPY THING AND SOUNDS
    Most come to destro- AIEE GIANT THING CRUSHED THAT KID FROM DISNEY CHANNEL
    PLANES FLYING! BLACK [out] TURNING AROUND!! LOOKING UP!!! TOO MUCH STUFF EXPLODING!!!! HOLY CRAP I JUST USED THAT BUS TO GET HERE


    Oh hi little girl. I see you have a little ponyYARGH WHAT IS THAT THING GETTING OUT THE POOL RUN LITTLE GIRL RUN BEFORE YOU DIE

    WTF Transformers?! WTF IS THIS?! THIS FOR REAL?! oh. Autobots. Its real.

    That was how I reacted seven years ago. I thought it was a horror/alien movie before I went on YouTube after changing my pants. What about the rest of the fandom? Remember?
     
  2. Nope

    Nope Conehead

    Joined:
    May 29, 2011
    Posts:
    3,796
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +7
    I saw Bumblebee (?) destroy a rover on Mars in a teaser and though "Oh, cool, no more Unicron Trilogy".
     
  3. Megabattimus

    Megabattimus Reborn Comics Fan

    Joined:
    May 30, 2011
    Posts:
    4,741
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +4
    Ebay:
    I don't think it was Bumblebee on Mars, I think it was Starscream.
     
  4. seekerblackout

    seekerblackout Banned

    Joined:
    Mar 6, 2011
    Posts:
    10,800
    Trophy Points:
    201
    Likes:
    +1
    I thought it was Barricade
     
  5. Megabattimus

    Megabattimus Reborn Comics Fan

    Joined:
    May 30, 2011
    Posts:
    4,741
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +4
    Ebay:
    It was a Decepticon, that's all I know.
     
  6. Nope

    Nope Conehead

    Joined:
    May 29, 2011
    Posts:
    3,796
    News Credits:
    6
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +7
    Most likely. I think I read it was him. Or maybe I read it was Bumblebee. Forget which. Doesn't matter.
     
  7. eagc7

    eagc7 TF Movies Fan/Supporter

    Joined:
    Jun 7, 2009
    Posts:
    20,299
    News Credits:
    35
    Trophy Points:
    307
    Likes:
    +225
    Twitter:
    Google+:
    YouTube:
    it was starscream if im not wrong. gotta read movie prequel issue 3 again
     
  8. vatarian

    vatarian Snide dame

    Joined:
    Dec 20, 2010
    Posts:
    2,365
    Trophy Points:
    167
    Likes:
    +8
    I ran around in circles singing the transformers theme song at an obcenely high volume and pitch, until one of my cats got sick of it, pulled out a desert eagle and put me out my misery, then the squirrel went home to fight aaallll the bad guys. Me and the squirrel are frrrrriiiiiieeeeeennndddds.........
     
  9. Nachtsider

    Nachtsider Banned

    Joined:
    May 10, 2008
    Posts:
    12,544
    News Credits:
    1
    Trophy Points:
    201
    Likes:
    +3
    I sat motionless in my seat, enraptured. Even ceasing to consume whatever food I was eating to observe the screen.

    :inquisiti 
     
  10. Grey Line

    Grey Line Autobot Signal Intel

    Joined:
    Jul 22, 2011
    Posts:
    81
    Trophy Points:
    46
    Likes:
    +0
    When I saw the Arrival To Earth clip and then seeing Optimus Prime speak for the first time when asking Sam his name, my eye's welled up. Just overwhelming emotions as one of the best scenes of any of the three movies.

    Brought back memories of my childhood days watching the G1 cartoons and the fact that Peter Cullen did the voice of Prime for the movie was awesome. He will always be the voice of Optimus.
     
  11. Autovolt 127

    Autovolt 127 Get In The Titan, Prime!

    Joined:
    Nov 26, 2006
    Posts:
    82,094
    News Credits:
    16
    Trophy Points:
    412
    Likes:
    +472
    I thought this was awesome.

    And this is comming from a Beast Wars and Unicron Trilogy Fan at that point. I didn't like the first trailer because i didn't what was happening but i know's it's called a teaser. However the Later Trailers pumped me out and my mom knowing how much i loved Transformers, took me and their saw the only really good Transformers movie.

    5 Years later, This young fanboy got older and fatter and now can barely tolerate Bayformers.
     
  12. Lock Cade

    Lock Cade Tarn Fangirl TFW2005 Supporter

    Joined:
    Nov 16, 2006
    Posts:
    26,861
    Trophy Points:
    352
    Location:
    Michigan
    Likes:
    +97
    I saw the teaser trailer, thought that the movie looked like it was going to be good, and when I saw it in theaters, I just couldn't believe I was hearing Peter Cullen's Optimus Prime in the opening and then when I saw Blackout transform and attack the base in Qatar, I was just blown away.

    I walked out of the theater, chatting excitedly on how awesome the movie was and I was just so very happy to see live-action TFs and wanted more of it.
     
  13. spiritprime

    spiritprime Dudes, I'm a girl!

    Joined:
    Jan 21, 2006
    Posts:
    4,659
    News Credits:
    30
    Trophy Points:
    207
    Likes:
    +42
    Picking my jaw off the ground and cleaning the floor from where I drooled.
     
  14. Starscreamownz

    Starscreamownz Air Commander

    Joined:
    Jun 2, 2009
    Posts:
    3,800
    News Credits:
    4
    Trophy Points:
    151
    Likes:
    +5
    I remember seeing the title "TRANSFORMERS" and my mouth gaping. Then I remember seeing the movie and being surprised when Jazz got ripped in half.
     

Share This Page