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Transformers: Age of Extinction - Michael Bay Gives Further Details on Lockdown

Transformers News: Transformers: Age  of Extinction - Michael Bay Gives Further Details on Lockdown
Date: Saturday, April 12th 2014 4:08am CDT
Categories: Interviews, Media, Movie News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): EW

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As we've seen yesterday, Entertainment Weekly has had a chat with Michael Bay, getting some interesting information about the upcoming Transformers: Age of Extinction movie being the first of a new trilogy (not a reboot - a new installment of three films). What we didn't mention is the fact that Bay also talked more about the still relatively enigmatic character of Lockdown and his ship. Read on below for the details, or head here for the full article!

It’s actually a Transformer who is neither Autobot or Decepticon, a bounty hunter named Lockdown, whose alternate form is a Lamborghini Aventador.

“Lockdown is an interesting character. He travels the galaxy, he works for somebody else. And he’s here for one person, one alien, and then he’s out of here,” Bay says. “So he doesn’t really want to take sides. The cause and balance of the galaxy is kind of messed up when different species play with different species. And that opens up a whole other gigantic world for Transformers.”

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“Lockdown’s ship has a lot of meaning that can go into other movies. There’s a lot of backstory about that ship that’s not laid out here,” he says. “You’re going to see a few things where you’re like ‘What is that? And what is that?’ And you’re going to see a couple shots like, ‘Wait a minute, who are they?’ But we don’t answer those questions.”

Transformers: Age of Extinction - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock
Date: Friday, April 11th 2014 6:15pm CDT
Categories: Media, Movie News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Hasbro, EW

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After the piece we posted earlier today from an Entertainment Weekly article, Seibertron.com user Rodimus Prime has pointed us in the direction of a better quality image, mirrored below, of Grimlock in Transformers: Age of Extinction. Additionally, courtesy of the Hasbro website, we get a look at 13 new character art pieces, including the full line-up for the upcoming movie: Dinobots (with Autobot symbol) Slug, Scorn, Strafe, Slash, Grimlock (without the symbol), Autobots Hound, Bumblebee, Optimus Prime, Crosshairs, Drift and Decepticons Lockdown, Stinger and Galvatron. Check them all out mirrored below!

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock


Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction  - Additional Character Images, Clearer Grimlock

New AoE Grimlock Image Revealed. Bay, Wahlberg and Raynor Comment On The Upcoming Film

Transformers News: New AoE Grimlock Image Revealed. Bay, Wahlberg and Raynor Comment On The Upcoming Film
Date: Friday, April 11th 2014 5:59am CDT
Categories: Interviews, Media, Movie News, People News
Posted by: Autobot032 | Credit(s): Entertainment Weekly, Transformers Live Action Movie Blog

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Director Michael Bay, star Mark Wahlberg and co-star Jack Raynor took a moment to speak with Entertainment Weekly to discuss the film itself, what's new, what's changed/changing, and the article included a new image of Grimlock in action in the film.

This information was brought to us courtesy of the Transformers Live Action Movie Blog, and you can read the full article here: http://transformerslive.blogspot.com.tr ... .html#more

We've included some snippets below:

Bay: "It's kind of like a new Transformers. We had three, the first trilogy, and this is going to be the next. ...It's the first of a new trilogy. I'm not necessarily sure that I'm doing [the others], but that's what it's meant for."


Bay: "{Shia LaBeouf]'s a good guy, but three movies, the same guy, it's time. You know what I'm saying? It's always good to freshen it up and change the story."


Wahlberg: "[The government] basically want to wipe out all Transformers, all the Autobots. Optimus has lost all faith in humankind, and I'm trying to convince him there is still good in the world and we need to work together."


Reynor: "The first day I'm acting opposite a giant robot that's not there so that was something that took me out of my comfort zone. Probably the most outrageous thing we did was run through an incredible explosion. You can see it in the trailer. Everything around us blew up. Absolutely terrifying. But you don't really think of the terror until afterward. It's one of those things where you just run and all of your basic instincts as a human kick in. You get out on the other side of it and you feel like a different person, really."


Also of note, some specs on Grimlock, which we've also included below:

"150 feet long from the tail to the nostrils, 63.5 feet tall from the ground to the top of his horns, and weigh 850 tons."


And finally, the new Grimlock image:

Transformers News: New AoE Grimlock Image Revealed. Bay, Wahlberg and Raynor Comment On The Upcoming Film

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AoE Reshoots In LA Confirmed, Wahlberg And Optimus Involved

Transformers News: AoE Reshoots In LA Confirmed, Wahlberg And Optimus Involved
Date: Friday, April 11th 2014 5:48am CDT
Categories: Media, Movie News, People News
Posted by: Autobot032 | Credit(s): Just Jared, Transformers Live Action Movie Blog

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Last week, we reported on a rumor that there were reshoots scheduled in LA, for AoE.

Today, we have confirmation: The reshoots are indeed happening and involve Mark Wahlberg and Optimus Prime. (vehicle mode, of course)

We've included a snippet of the article posted on the blog:

JustJared has posted a few images that show Mark Wahlberg and the Optimus Prime truck filming in Los Angeles on April 9. The use of the modern truck combined with Wahlberg's intact clothes and no wounds suggests that whatever is being filmed is for a sequence shot for scenes early in the movie and set in the United States.
To read the rest of the article, you can click the link here: http://transformerslive.blogspot.com.tr/

We've mirrored the images below:

Transformers News: AoE Reshoots In LA Confirmed, Wahlberg And Optimus Involved

Transformers News: AoE Reshoots In LA Confirmed, Wahlberg And Optimus Involved

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Transformers: Rescue Bots - Episode 7 Preview Clip and Information

Transformers News: Transformers: Rescue Bots - Episode 7 Preview Clip and Information
Date: Friday, April 4th 2014 12:21pm CDT
Categories: Cartoon News, Media
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Zap2It

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The TV website Zap2it has posted a new clip and updated description for the upcoming episode 7 of Season 2 of Transformers: Rescue Bots - "Prescott's Boys". Check out the information below, and click here to view the clip!

The main bots on "Transformers Rescue Bots" are learning the price of fame on reality television the hard way in Season 2, episode 7, "Prescott's Bots."

The synopsis for the episode reads: "A television producer is insistent upon making the bots, along with their humans, into a reality show. Most of them can't understand why their jobs would be considered entertainment, except one who thinks the idea of being famous sounds amazing, until he learns the difference between 'reality' and 'reality television.'"

"Transformers Rescue Bots" airs Saturdays at 1:30 p.m. ET/PT on The Hub network.

Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
Date: Tuesday, April 1st 2014 10:51pm CDT
Categories: Media, Podcast, Site News
Posted by: ScottyP

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Welcome to the latest edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast / Podcast! This episode features your host Counterpunch, who promises never to take corporate sponsored selfies while hosting the show. He's joined by regular cast Jon 3.0, Scotty P, and Seibertron to bring you all the latest in reaction and opinions.

Episode 89 "Degeneration One" is available directly and in our RSS Feed and should appear on iTunes within 24 to 48 hours of this news post.

The "original" run of Transformers comics comes to its end as Regeneration One #100 hit newsstands and comic shops last week. Listen in as yours truly completely fails to succinctly summarize this seized up slop of a story, as we lament missed opportunity and tell you how much we really, really didn't like this arc.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
If this image confuses you, don't worry, it means you're still sane.


Our comics news isn't all doom, gloom, and sadness. Previews are out of the upcoming Windblade Mini-Series and we speculate on the art and story of the book. Plus, our staff on the other side of the ocean has been busy working hard, so be sure to check out Va'als interview with Windblade artist Sarah Stone while you listen for more insight into the creation of this upcoming book!

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"


After the comic talk, we transition into toys by speculating if the presence of Galvatron in June's solicits portends a new toy in the works. Do you want one? Of course you do. So do we.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
Some damn fine arrows there

Statues come next in the discussion. Wait, what? Yeah, we take a bit to talk about the super high-end Action MasterMovie Prime and Ultimetal Megatron. Guess who wants to buy these on the show? Basically no one, but the team is accepting review copies for science.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
He'll take your wallet's face


More information is available on Masterpiece 21 Bumblebee during this episode, so reaction and speculation ahoy! We even get a chance to break some news on him during the show, of course, you know it by now - he includes Spike to make this the "OH SH--!" Masterpiece set you've always wanted.

Extra note - the MP Ultra Magnus silhouette appeared right after we recorded, so tune in to Episode 91 for discussion on the MP UM resin sample that will probably be revealed right after we record Episode 90.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
Your Moon Base 2 crew, ready to blow up the base if there's trouble


We then turn to our old friend with benefits who we just can't ever get serious with, Botcon, and check out their latest reveal, Ferak. We also discuss the goings on with this year's convention, craziness with Joecon and potential ripple effects with Botcon, competition on the convention circuit, and lament the total lack of buzz in the community for this upcoming show.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
Yay?


Your listener questions come next, where we actually say some stuff about third parties.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"
Me? I am amped up for this guy


We then wrap up with some Bragging Rights, in which Ryan overspends on new releases, Mike forgets he bought something, and Scotty gets one step closer to never completing his Micron collection.

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"

Transformers News: Twincast / Podcast Episode #89 "Degeneration One"


Thanks everyone for listening and we appreciate the continued support! Don't forget, the show only gets better if you tell us how. Drop us a review on iTunes and be sure to tell us what you love, what you hate, and what you want to hear!

Not on the show to give your take? Probably not, so don't forget to keep the discussion going on the Seibertron.com Energon Pub Forums by simply replying to this post!

Got a question for the Twincast? We take all of them, we just don't take them all seriously! Leave a question in the Ask the Twincast thread and, if it makes the cut, it may get read and answered on the show.

Transformers: Universe Gameplay Trailer

Transformers News: Transformers: Universe Gameplay Trailer
Date: Monday, March 31st 2014 9:41am CDT
Categories: Game News, Media
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Transformers: Universe

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The official Transformers: Universe YouTube account has just released a gameplay trailer for he upcoming release of the MMO! Check it out below, and head here for more information on the game, including how to reserve your own commander name.

Reserve your commander name at http://www.transformersuniverse.com

Transformers Universe is the new massively online tactical action game coming summer 2014.

Choose your side and join the war between the Autobots and the Decempticons Transformers Universe is a free to play browser based MMO set across multiple maps and game modes. Team up with friends in PvE modes or decimate your opponents in PvP.



Transformers: Age of Extinction Official TV Spot

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Official TV Spot
Date: Sunday, March 30th 2014 1:40pm CDT
Categories: Media, Movie News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): ComicBookMovie

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Thanks to a tip from fellow Seibertron.com user SlyTF1, we've come to find a ComicBookMovie clip featuring the TV spot for Transformers: Age of Extinction. The clip doesn't actually contain any new footage that we can see, but check it out below nonetheless!


Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour

Transformers News: Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour
Date: Saturday, March 29th 2014 3:34pm CDT
Categories: Media, Movie News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Xinhuanet

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In some kind of promotional move for the upcoming Transformers: Age of Extinction movie, to be released this summer, a squad of 16 meter tall replicas of Optimus Prime, Bumblebee and Sentinel Prime have been sighted around China - namely, during a Transformers tour held in Shenyang, capital of northeast China's Liaoning Province on March 28, where the photos below were taken. Check them out!

Transformers News: Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour

Transformers News: Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour

Transformers News: Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour

Transformers News: Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour

Transformers News: Transformers Optimus Prime, Sentinel Prime and Bumblebee Giant Replicas in China for Promo Tour

Concept Artist Wes Burt on Transformers and More - Interview

Transformers News: Concept Artist Wes Burt on Transformers and More - Interview
Date: Friday, March 28th 2014 5:16am CDT
Categories: Interviews, Media, Movie News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Gizmodo

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Courtesy of entertainment news website Gizmodo, we have a brief interview with one of the usually unsung people behind big visual properties - concept artist Wes Burt, who worked among other projects, on the first Transformers trilogy! Check out the whole thing here, and see some relevant snippets and images below.

Wesley Burt is a concept artist who has worked on prestigious film and game projects like the Transformers films, Skyrim, Fallout 3 and New Vegas, Lord Of The Rings: Online, Magic: The Gathering trading cards and Thor. In his 13 years of professional work, Wes has created some amazing art.

Burt has done some amazing work for big-name movies and triple-A gaming titles; his portfolio stretches from Dishonored to Silent Hill to League of Legends to Borderlands to the GI Joe films. A Cleveland Institute of Art alumni, he’s multi-talented, also working on graphite works and oil paintings in his spare time.

He’s presenting at the Melbourne International Design Week festival next week, at the Look Upstairs forum on April 2-4 on design, advertising, 3D and creativity alongside 40 other design professionals from 20 countries. Wes spoke to Gizmodo about his history and inspiration as a graphic artist, and about some of the amazing properties he’s worked on.

How did you get into concept art and design? What drew you to Massive Black?

I became really interested in concept art when I was an early teenager, seeing the Art of Star Wars books and other movie pre-production books. I started making my own drawings and designs of characters from my head and from books I was reading at the time.

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What’s the largest, or most exciting, or your favourite project that you’ve worked on?

Working on the Transformers films was really fun and exciting — having a really direct input on what things could end up looking like, and working with the director and production designers who’ve worked on so many different films. I ended doing a whole lot of the preliminary work for the Dinobots in the new film, so it will be really cool to see that come to life!

I also really enjoy working on games that are more in the historical or fantasy realm — so designing factions and costuming for Lord of The Rings Online, and also a lesser-known title called Gods & Heroes, was right up my alley. I like researching different cultures, their way of dress and types of armor and all that, so that’s always fun for me


Transformers News: Concept Artist Wes Burt on Transformers and More - Interview

Transformers News: Concept Artist Wes Burt on Transformers and More - Interview

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #91 - History Lesson
Twincast / Podcast #91:
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Posted: Monday, April 21st, 2014