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Review of Transformers Movie Video Game from ToyFair 2007

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Postby Insurgent » Sun Feb 11, 2007 6:44 am

Causing chaos in human cities and playable Deceps were the only thing missing from the Armada game. And every free roaming around a huge environment type game gets compared to GTA nowadays. That's just because GTA was the first to successfully pull it off in such a huge way. And PS2? I am definatly getting this.

As it said bosses won't be playable characters, I rekon we won't get to play as Megs. So his G1 skin issue of a flying pistol is mute (even though he was a flying pistol in at least one ep.) But playing as Decepticons in cities and basically doing what Deceps should be: Demonstrating their power to the "fleshlings". I'm hooked.
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Postby bumblezzz » Sun Feb 11, 2007 9:49 am

Kick Ass, I wonder, okey Im playing as bb and I steal sam's "map" to find the allspark and than I kill him and say thanks for puting me through hell, bitch! boom.
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Postby GetterDragun » Sun Feb 11, 2007 10:58 am

They said there would be G1 references, but they didin't confirm them as playable characters. Still, the game looked really fun.
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Postby Down_Shift » Sun Feb 11, 2007 11:44 am

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Lord Crump wrote:Incredible Hulk got a pretty good score too, so this one could go a loooong way.


Hulk: Ultimate Destruction was an awsome game. Every one knows how good the GTA games are. I for one, like the look of the movie, and I'm pretty optimistic about this game. Will it have a lot of replay value...probably not. But it sounds like it will have a killer 4 player mode.
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Breeze wrote:Why don't the good games come out for the PC? I really really want this one! (particularly throwing humans and the Burger King sign). Now, who wants to throw the creepy Burger King mascot?

It will be coming out for PC, the News Crew just forgot to add 'PC' to the list of supported platforms.
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Postby Down_Shift » Sun Feb 11, 2007 3:43 pm

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Breeze wrote:Why don't the good games come out for the PC? I really really want this one! (particularly throwing humans and the Burger King sign). Now, who wants to throw the creepy Burger King mascot?

It will be coming out for PC, the News Crew just forgot to add 'PC' to the list of supported platforms.


I didn't forget to add it to the previous post made about this topic :wink:
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Postby decepticon_king » Sun Feb 11, 2007 4:19 pm

I'm guessing Prime will be the final boss for the Decepticon side, so does that mean he won't be playable?
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Postby Shadowman » Sun Feb 11, 2007 4:22 pm

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decepticon_king wrote:I'm guessing Prime will be the final boss for the Decepticon side, so does that mean he won't be playable?


That would be a stupid idea. Why make a Transformers game if Prime isn't playable.

And Activision has already said Prime WILL be playable.
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Postby Autobobby1 » Sun Feb 11, 2007 5:01 pm

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Shadowman wrote:
decepticon_king wrote:I'm guessing Prime will be the final boss for the Decepticon side, so does that mean he won't be playable?


That would be a stupid idea. Why make a Transformers game if Prime isn't playable.

And Activision has already said Prime WILL be playable.


He might be the final boss, too. The Decepticon game is a "what if" scenario, in this case it's "what if the Decepticons won?"

I think that one thing would make this game greater: MULTIPLAYER MODE. That would rock. I also think that what the Armada game was missing (other than CONS) was cities. This game has it.

I want this game. NOW. Beta tests aren't usually this good.
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Postby decepticon_king » Sun Feb 11, 2007 5:11 pm

That sounds cool, what bout Megatron though? He has the be the Autobot final boss but the IGN link : http://ps3.ign.com/articles/763/763523p1.html states that Megs will be playable with flying levels with Starscream, so what bosses are they talking about?

Even thought it NEVER happen how fucking sweet would it be to have Unicron playable in this game?!?!?
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Postby Down_Shift » Sun Feb 11, 2007 6:18 pm

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decepticon_king wrote:That sounds cool, what bout Megatron though? He has the be the Autobot final boss but the IGN link : http://ps3.ign.com/articles/763/763523p1.html states that Megs will be playable with flying levels with Starscream, so what bosses are they talking about?

Even thought it NEVER happen how **** sweet would it be to have Unicron playable in this game?!?!?


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Postby Duke of Luns » Sun Feb 11, 2007 8:45 pm

Cool, they're actually doing Grand Theft Autobot!

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I made that two years ago, thought it appropriate to bring it up. It's a bit rough I know.

Anyway, I usually avoid movie games, but this is a big exception, and it sounds like a great game. Here's hoping it has a good camera and control.
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Postby Autobobby1 » Sun Feb 11, 2007 8:51 pm

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Duke of Luns wrote:Cool, they're actually doing Grand Theft Autobot!

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I made that two years ago, thought it appropriate to bring it up. It's a bit rough I know.

Anyway, I usually avoid movie games, but this is a big exception, and it sounds like a great game. Here's hoping it has a good camera and control.


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Postby ashe5k » Mon Feb 12, 2007 7:56 am

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Ahh.. looks like I'll be getting some Transformer PSP joy as well as more PS2 fun. Hopefully it'll live up to what they're saying. Screenshots would go a long way to clearing up any of my fears for the game.
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Postby Predacon Rampage » Mon Feb 12, 2007 8:32 am

Sounds awesome, Im more excited probly about the movie game then the movie now. There suppose to come out the same day, so I'll pick up the game go see the movie, then come home and kick tailgate.
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Postby leokearon » Tue Feb 13, 2007 3:03 am

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According to Gamecentral, the game is developed by Travellers Tales (The people behind Finding Nemo and Lego Star Wars 1 + 2) and Prime, Megatron, Starxcream, Ironhide and Bumblebee will all be playable character.
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Postby kary » Tue Feb 13, 2007 1:04 pm

Someone should mention (unless I missed it) that Megatron has his earth mode in this. It's a Stealth Bomber.
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