Transformers: Legends Mobile Event "When Sparks Fly"

Transformers News: Transformers: Legends Mobile Event "When Sparks Fly"

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 9:10PM CST

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DeNA has announced the latest event for their Transformers Legends mobile device game, "When Sparks Fly". Check out the details and promo art below. The game can be downloaded by clicking here.

WHEN SPARKS FLY" A BEAST WARS EVENT IS NOW LIVE!


Racing to a volatile crash site in the wilderness, the Maximal Silverbolt is astonished to discover a pod marked only with an “X” at the crater’s epicenter. Still unsure of what the pod contains, the villainous Predacons attack Silverbolt, trying to steel the pod! Leading the charge, Predacons Blackarachnia, Waspinator and Terrorsaur overpower the noble Maximal, but Silverbolt will go down fighting!

Terrorsaur accidentally breaks the pod open during the battle and its contents are let loose—the abomination called Rampage, a mish-mash of scientific monstrosity created to destroy and devour its enemies—and Rampage thinks EVERYONE is his enemy!

The bombastic battle knocks Silverbolt and Blackarachnia into a swamp where they are forced to rely on each other to survive. At first, bitter enemies, Silverbolt’s chivalrous attitude slowly wins over Blackarachnia’s acidic personality. The two survive and rejoin the melee, only to discover that while on opposite sides of the battle line, the two have more in common than either would have dared believe.

The skirmish with Rampage is joined by Depthcharge, a fierce Maximal who recognized the crashed pod for what it was, the prison holding Rampage! Blaming Rampage for the slaughter of dozens of his friends, Depthcharge is out for revenge!


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Re: Transformers: Legends Mobile Event "When Sparks Fly" (1552189)
Posted by Noideaforaname on February 19th, 2014 @ 9:19pm CST
BEAST WAAA-- Why is Waspinator yellow?
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Posted by Bumblevivisector on February 19th, 2014 @ 9:22pm CST
"...robots die!"

Battlebots was on at the same time Fox was airing butchered reruns of Beast Wars, so it makes enough sense.

And hey, Terrorsaur lived until at least Bad Spark in game 'continuity'! Awesome! Here's hoping his card is his Transmetal body.
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Posted by El Duque on February 26th, 2014 @ 7:37pm CST
The Technobots and Terrocons take center stage in the latest Transformers: Legends mobile device event, "Circuit Breaker". Click here to download the app, and check out the awesome promo art from fan favorite artist Guido Guidi.


[quote]The Terrocons and the Technobots face off for a chance to hold the keys to an unsuspecting Autobot City in "Circuit Breaker!" Starting today: http://moba.ge/TRANSFORMERSLegends[/quote]

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Posted by Bumblevivisector on February 26th, 2014 @ 8:20pm CST
Okay, so I take it she doesn't actually appear in this, lest the Technobots have to fend off Disney lawyers?

Actually, they'd make for an interesting ultra-rare card, maybe represented by that Optimouse Prime toy...
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Posted by RiddlerJ on February 27th, 2014 @ 8:08am CST
I'm surprised they never tried for a legally safe analogue.

If they put a woman in a body suit and have her shoot electricty and call her Buzzkill or something can Hasbro still get sued?
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Posted by Black Bumblebee on February 27th, 2014 @ 9:10am CST
They "have" tried... that's why we have Spike in Re-Generation dressed up as "Circuit Smasher"
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Posted by RiddlerJ on February 27th, 2014 @ 9:27am CST
Black Bumblebee wrote:They "have" tried... that's why we have Spike in Re-Generation dressed up as "Circuit Smasher"


Yeah, but that's basically the character of Spike in a new outfit. I'm talking about doing Circuit Breaker again but just tweaking her enough to avoid litigation.

Sort of like a Jetfire->Skyfire deal. Can Disney still come after them?

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Posted by Sabrblade on February 27th, 2014 @ 10:04am CST
Not if there are enough differences between the two. Like, if the costume looks different enough from but still vaguely similar to the spirit of Circuit Breaker's suit, and if her name is different, and such.

After all, Circuit Smasher if pretty much "Circuit Breaker as a dude", but his differing gender, name, identity, etc. makes him okay to use. If he were a woman, however, that might be pushing it unless she was given a more unique face and hairstyle to make her different enough from Circuit Breaker.

After all, the Club gave us a Shattered Glass analogue to Circuit Breaker a few years ago, but her costumed name was "Emulator" and her powers were an inverse of Circuit Breaker's, being to absorb energy into her suit rather than generating energy from within, which she would then release in form of attacks copied from the abilities granted to the SG Autobots by their power chip rectifiers (in other words, she takes their powers and uses them in copied form). Her look was also different but still vaguely similar enough to recognize her:

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Posted by El Duque on March 6th, 2014 @ 12:41am CST
The latest episode of the Transformers: Legends mobile device game, "Deadly Depths", is live. As the name implies this event features the more aquatic Transformers characters. Click here to download the app, and check out the promo art below.

[quote]The war between Autobots and Decepticons has ravaged the ground and burned the skies! Now it plunges into the dark and deadly depths of the oceans![/quote]



[quote]The war between Autobots and Decepticons has ravaged the ground and burned the skies! Now it plunges into the dark and deadly depths of the oceans!

A massive storm forces the evacuation of several oil platforms off the coast. Waverider and Seaspray are on hand to aid the humans above the ocean. With chaos spreading on the ocean’s surface, the real danger lies beneath as Nautilator and the Seacons make their way towards the abundant supplies of oil.

Seaspray realized the Decepticons are likely to use the cover of the storm to get at the rigs, and is about to investigate when, like a shark shooting towards its unsuspecting prey, the Seacons breach the surface of the ocean and attack him! With the raging weather above them and the Seaconsbeneath, the Autobots are cut off and unable to call for reinforcements. Will Waverider and Seaspray weather the storm above and below the ocean? Find out in TRANSFORMERS Legends: DEADLY DEPTHS![/quote]
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Posted by El Duque on March 12th, 2014 @ 5:50pm CDT
The latest episode in the Transformers: Legends mobile device game starts today! Check out the promo art and brief description for "Assault on Iacon" below. The game can be downloaded by clicking here.

[quote]Megatron seeks a quick victory as the Decepticons breach the Autobot city of Iacon. The invasion seems to be leading to total domination until Metroplex, a city-sized behemoth, emerges from beneath the surface to defend Iacon or die trying.

Assault on Iacon starts today: http://moba.ge/TRANSFORMERSLegends[/quote]

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Posted by Umbra on March 12th, 2014 @ 8:04pm CDT
Any tips on how to succeed in a Team event? Also can anyone explain how the ally system works?
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Posted by megatronus on March 12th, 2014 @ 9:30pm CDT
Is there a place where they collect all the art for these events? They are more often than not awesome looking, and I want copies. :D
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Posted by Umbra on March 12th, 2014 @ 9:31pm CDT
megatronus wrote:Is there a place where they collect all the art for these events? They are more often than not awesome looking, and I want copies. :D



I know of http://www.flickr.com/photos/114535786@ ... 313/page3/ for a card art gallery
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Posted by rpetras on March 13th, 2014 @ 8:43am CDT
Umbra wrote:
megatronus wrote:Is there a place where they collect all the art for these events? They are more often than not awesome looking, and I want copies. :D



I know of http://www.flickr.com/photos/114535786@ ... 313/page3/ for a card art gallery


Hey, thanks for that! I love the card art for these guys!
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Posted by El Duque on March 20th, 2014 @ 1:39pm CDT
Check out the latest episode in DeNA's Transformers: Legends mobile device game, "Dark Awakening". You can download the app by clicking here.

[quote]Optimus Prime is back! But is he really the same fearless leader the Autobots remember? Find out in the new episode, "Dark Awakening"! [/quote]

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Posted by megatronus on March 20th, 2014 @ 5:32pm CDT
We seriously need that Magnus as a Generations toy...
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Posted by El Duque on March 27th, 2014 @ 3:47pm CDT
Here's the latest episode in DeNA's Transformers: Legends mobile device game, Attack of the Autobots! The app can be downloaded by clicking here, check out he details and promo art below:


[quote]After sabotaging the Autobots' recharging station with a personality destabilizing device, Megatron can now control their will! It's up to Bumblebee, Sparkplug and Jazz to find a cure and stop Optimus Prime. Join them in: Attack of the Autobots![/quote]

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Posted by Bumblevivisector on March 27th, 2014 @ 7:34pm CDT
Actually a perfect premise for the game's purposes of generating a unique episode, yet ironically based on the one other David Wise story that might actually be worse than The Rebirth. This really makes me appreciate the richness of the TF mythos, varied quality and all.

Not enough that I think they could wring a decent event out of Prime Target though.

(I love Dave's work, of course; I'm just surprised that this story got referenced in the game before much of his mythology-defining stuff)
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Posted by El Duque on April 3rd, 2014 @ 10:24pm CDT
The latest event in the Transformers: Legends mobile game device, The Galactic Games, starts today. Click here to download the app if you haven't done so already. Check out the episode synopsis and promo art below:

[quote]Every few years, the Galactic Games are held as a friendly competition between friends and allies of the Autobots, but the Quintessons have sent a spy. Will the Autobots discover who is behind the sabotage? Find out in TRANSFORMERS Legends, "The Galactic Games", starting today: http://moba.ge/TRANSFORMERSLegends[/quote]

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Posted by Sabrblade on April 3rd, 2014 @ 11:33pm CDT
WFC Slipstream joins the rest of the repurposed-G1 designs.

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