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Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers

Transformers News: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers

Wednesday, July 17th, 2013 1:48PM CDT

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Yesterday we reported that the upcoming Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray were listed for pre-order and set to release in October, but the no cover art or synopsis were available. Today thanks to TV Shows on DVD we have both! Be forewarned the synopsis contains spoilers regarding the end of the Transformers Prime saga, the synopsis can be found be scrolling past the cover art.

The DVD is set to release on October 8th, but the Blu-ray will be available a week earlier on October 1st.

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Last chance to turn back....................................................................................................................






A resurrected UNICRON has taken over the now-lifeless body of MEGATRON to seek vengeance on the AUTOBOTS and ultimately, the destruction of Cybertron. This formidable enemy forces an unlikely alliance between the AUTOBOTS, DECEPTICONS, PREDAKING and two new Predacons, who come together in an epic battle to help protect their newly restored planet!
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Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503942)
Posted by Mindmaster on July 17th, 2013 @ 1:53pm CDT
Well, that explains why two toys that are called "Unicron Megatron" are coming down the pipe. Unicron returns? But his spark was (supposedly) extinguished at the end of the first season. I wonder how they'll have him return. :-?

But "lifeless"? Interesting, I suppose. Megatron will be killed sometime between now and then, most likely in "Deadlock".

Two new Predacons? Also interesting. I'm anxious to hear how they will come about.

Overall, this movie seems like it'll be a thriller! Can't wait to see it. :D
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503946)
Posted by starscreamprime1010 on July 17th, 2013 @ 2:08pm CDT
Sounds completely different than I thought it would, yet amazing!!

My guess: Airachnid and the Insecticons will be controlled or forced to work as Unicron's army since they are still infected with the Dark-En/Synth-En formula. That would be awesome.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503950)
Posted by Dead Metal on July 17th, 2013 @ 2:30pm CDT
Mindmaster wrote:Well, that explains why two toys that are called "Unicron Megatron" are coming down the pipe. Unicron returns? But his spark was (supposedly) extinguished at the end of the first season. I wonder how they'll have him return. :-?

No, he was put to sleep not killed.

thing with Megatron comes as a bit of a shock. However, I don't think he's dead, otherwise it would have been worded differently.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503951)
Posted by Mindmaster on July 17th, 2013 @ 2:35pm CDT
Dead Metal wrote:No, he was put to sleep not killed.


One would think that with Unicron's spark going "POOF!", he'd be "dead", or off to another continuity, since he is a multiuniversal singularity.

Thing with Megatron comes as a bit of a shock. However, I don't think he's dead, otherwise it would have been worded differently.


Yeah, I thought that was a little shocking as well. It did say "lifeless", so either he's dead, or his spark is outside of his body.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503952)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 17th, 2013 @ 2:55pm CDT
I'm guessing this will air on the hub like late august or early September.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503953)
Posted by PrymeStriker on July 17th, 2013 @ 2:57pm CDT
I'm excited for this.

Anyone else think the two new Predacons are Skylynx and Darksteel from the Predacons Rising subline?. It gives me even more reason to buy those gorgeous repaints. :KREMZEEK:

I thought they said something about bringing Unicron back; this recon firms it. Can't say I'm enthusiastic about it anyway.

I wonder if any Autobots die here or in Episode 65. :twisted:
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503954)
Posted by Dead Metal on July 17th, 2013 @ 2:59pm CDT
Mindmaster wrote:
Dead Metal wrote:No, he was put to sleep not killed.


One would think that with Unicron's spark going "POOF!", he'd be "dead", or off to another continuity, since he is a multiuniversal singularity.

They stated that the Matrix is the only thing that can put him back to sleep and that they can't kill him without destroying the planet. Earth is still very much in tact so he's alive.
Thing with Megatron comes as a bit of a shock. However, I don't think he's dead, otherwise it would have been worded differently.


Yeah, I thought that was a little shocking as well. It did say "lifeless", so either he's dead, or his spark is outside of his body.

Yea, he ether has an outer-body experience, is dead or more likely "on stand-by" with forcing himself back into control over his own body during or after the climax, ether as a deus-ex machina to defeat Unicron or as the classic "en of slasher film uprising" thing.
Ether way, this sounds awesome.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503957)
Posted by Superwheeljack on July 17th, 2013 @ 3:07pm CDT
Those two predacons are Most likely sky lynx and dark steel.
Didn't see that coming
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1503970)
Posted by Henry921 on July 17th, 2013 @ 3:34pm CDT
PrymeStriker wrote:I wonder if any Autobots die here or in Episode 65. :twisted:


Of course you do. ;)

Well, I imagine it's not a great spoiler to learn the bad guy dies.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504062)
Posted by griftimus prime on July 17th, 2013 @ 8:33pm CDT
when does the third season get released? i bet this will be on it.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504123)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:10pm CDT
Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504124)
Posted by Mindmaster on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:11pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:


Yeah, I also thought that was very odd. Misleading title is misleading. >:oP
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504125)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:14pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:

Hahaha I was waiting all day for your response to this and you didn't disappoint. :)
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504128)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:16pm CDT
Mindmaster wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:


Yeah, I also thought that was very odd. Misleading title is misleading. >:oP
I mean, honestly, would it really kill them to make a movie that's called "Predacons Rising" be about, you know, predacons who are rising?! Image

viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:

Hahaha I was waiting all day for your response to this and you didn't disappoint. :)
Was at work all day. :oops:
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504129)
Posted by ILL-Star on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:20pm CDT
As soon as I saw that Unicron Megatron repaint I figured that's what would happen. Kinda like Galvatron in Beast Wars Neo. With Megatron gone though, it gives a good explanation as to how a new Beast Wars could start. But I'm sure that won't happen. :-(
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504132)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:22pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:

Hahaha I was waiting all day for your response to this and you didn't disappoint. :)
Was at work all day. :oops:

Ya I figured most people aren't like me and stay home all day.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504133)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:23pm CDT
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:

Hahaha I was waiting all day for your response to this and you didn't disappoint. :)
Was at work all day. :oops:

Ya I figured most people aren't like me and stay home all day.
I will tomorrow, though. Got a few days off in a remarkable case of scheduling.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504135)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 17th, 2013 @ 11:25pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Oh, gracious. Him again?! In a movie whose title makes it sound Predacon-centric? That has to be the biggest load of horse pucky I've ever heard. :roll:

Hahaha I was waiting all day for your response to this and you didn't disappoint. :)
Was at work all day. :oops:

Ya I figured most people aren't like me and stay home all day.
I will tomorrow, though. Got a few days off in a remarkable case of scheduling.

Just in time for SDCC.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504166)
Posted by Manterax Prime on July 18th, 2013 @ 2:21am CDT
griftimus prime wrote:when does the third season get released? i bet this will be on it.


This is a MOVIE! It has no place on DVD release of Season 3.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504461)
Posted by Va'al on July 18th, 2013 @ 3:57pm CDT
Yet another reveal from the Hasbro Transformers panel, and it's more Transformers: Prime goodness! Check out the embedded video below, courtesy of Seibertron, for a clip from the movie-length conclusion to Beast Hunters (though not part of season 3) - Predacons Rising.

Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504465)
Posted by njb902 on July 18th, 2013 @ 4:02pm CDT
Wow that was insane! Thanks Ryan.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504502)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 18th, 2013 @ 4:50pm CDT
Both of them have wings.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504524)
Posted by njb902 on July 18th, 2013 @ 5:43pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:Both of them have wings.


They do, but what makes ya mention it?
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504526)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 18th, 2013 @ 5:45pm CDT
njb902 wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Both of them have wings.


They do, but what makes ya mention it?
Just in case anyone brings up Vertebreak as being one of them.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504527)
Posted by Sodan-1 on July 18th, 2013 @ 5:46pm CDT
Well blow me! :shock: Can't say I was actually expecting to get more Preds beyond the big dragon himself.

Awesome.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504530)
Posted by njb902 on July 18th, 2013 @ 5:51pm CDT
The terrorpreds at the end were freaky.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504564)
Posted by stevescustoms on July 18th, 2013 @ 6:57pm CDT
Does anyone know when this is going to air on The Hub? It's going to be The Hub Family Movie.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504565)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 18th, 2013 @ 6:59pm CDT
stevescustoms wrote:Does anyone know when this is going to air on The Hub? It's going to be The Hub Family Movie.
Fall, they said.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504590)
Posted by PrymeStriker on July 18th, 2013 @ 7:47pm CDT
Looks like Grimwing and Skylynx to me.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504652)
Posted by Yweggo on July 18th, 2013 @ 10:04pm CDT
PrymeStriker wrote:Looks like Grimwing and Skylynx to me.

Pretty much.

Also, Mags still has his claw-hand-thing.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504942)
Posted by Superwheeljack on July 19th, 2013 @ 7:43pm CDT
Shout Factory has released the press release for Transformers Prime's finale, "Predacons Rising".

GET READY TO RUMBLE WITH THE
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED FEATURE-LENGTH
EPILOGUE TO THE SERIES PHENOMENON,
TRANSFORMERS PRIME, UNVEILING THIS FALL!

TRANSFORMERS PRIME
BEAST HUNTERS
PREDACONS RISING

A Special Original CG Animated Action
Adventure Produced by Hasbro Studios

DELUXE Blu-ray+DVD COMBO PACK and
SPECIAL DVD ARRIVE IN STORES EVERYWHERE

OWN IT ON OCTOBER 8
FROM SHOUT! FACTORY



This Fall, the eagerly anticipated conclusion of Hasbro Studios' Emmy Award-winning series will finally unleash in a special TRANSFORMERS PRIME original feature presentation for home entertainment. On October 8, 2013, Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, invite kids, families and loyal fans to further venture into the awe-inspiring world of TRANSFORMERS PRIME when TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING debuts as a special original feature on Blu-ray+DVD combo pack and on DVD.

Brimming with spectacular CG animation, a captivating storyline and unforgettable characters from the TRANSFORMERS PRIME lore, this 90-min epilogue to the final season delivers entertaining cinematic adventure the whole family will enjoy. Wrapping up the series that chronicled the epic battle between the DECEPTICONS and the AUTOBOTS, the Blu-ray+DVD combo pack and DVD edition contain insightful bonus content, taking viewers behind-the-scenes. Available in stores everywhere, TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING is an essential home entertainment collection for TRANSFORMERS fans of all ages. The deluxe Blu-ray+DVD combo pack is priced to own with a suggested retail price of $24.97; and $16.97 for the DVD.

TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING Synopsis:
A resurrected UNICRON has taken over the now-lifeless body of MEGATRON to seek vengeance on the AUTOBOTS and ultimately, the destruction of Cybertron. This formidable enemy forces an unlikely alliance between the AUTOBOTS, DECEPTICONS, PREDAKING and two new PREDACONS, who come together in an epic battle to help protect their newly restored planet.

Special note: Bonus content for TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING is in development. As excitement builds for this release, Shout! Factory and Hasbro Studios will announce additional news and activities for fans in the upcoming months.

Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Josh Keaton, Jeffrey Combs, Kevin Michael Richardson, Steve Blum, Will Friedle and Sumalee Montano lend their voices to this hit series produced by Hasbro Studios. Spearheading the creative efforts on TRANSFORMERS PRIME are executive producers Jeff Kline, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Duane Capizzi and Stephen Davis. The TRANSFORMERS PRIME series is currently airing on the Hub TV Network in the U.S. and on Teletoon in Canada.

About Hasbro Studios
Hasbro Studios is the Los Angeles-based entertainment division of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS). The studio is responsible for entertainment brand-driven storytelling for the company across television, film, commercial productions and short-form. It develops, produces and distributes TV shows based on Hasbro's world class brands, including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, LITTLEST PET SHOP and FAMILY GAME NIGHT. Many of these shows air on Hub Network, a U.S. television network for kids and their families, that is a joint venture between Hasbro and Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK). Hasbro Studios shows can also be seen on networks in more than 170 countries globally. Since its formation in 2009, the studio has received seven Daytime Emmy wins and 16 nominations. On the film side, the studio is developing and producing a number of features based on Hasbro's brands, including TRANSFORMERS 4 (Paramount), STRETCH ARMSTRONG (Relativity Media) and CANDY LAND (Sony). The studio team also oversees the production of commercials that feature Hasbro's brands as well production of short-form content that can be seen on all of the major digital and social media platforms globally.

About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory, LLC is a diversified multi-platform entertainment company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their entire careers sharing their music, television and film favorites with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory's DVD and Blu-Ray offerings serve up feature films, classic and contemporary TV series, animation, live music and comedy specials in lavish packages crammed with extras. Shout's audio division boasts GRAMMY-nominated box sets, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable "best of" compilations. In addition, Shout! Factory maintains a vast digital distribution network which delivers video and audio content to all the leading digital service providers in North America. Shout! Factory also owns and operates Timeless Media Group, Biograph Records, Majordomo Records, HighTone Records and Video Time Machine. These riches are the result of a creative acquisition mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com


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Taken from: http://tvshowsondvd.com/news/Transforme ... z2ZXfAaxB6
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504954)
Posted by El Duque on July 19th, 2013 @ 8:57pm CDT
Courtesy of TV Shows on DVD we have the official press release for the upcoming home format release of Transformers Prime: Predacons Risisng. The press release contradicts what we've previously heard regarding release dates, and states both will be released on October 8th. See the full press release below:


Image


GET READY TO RUMBLE WITH THE
HIGHLY ANTICIPATED FEATURE-LENGTH
EPILOGUE TO THE SERIES PHENOMENON,
TRANSFORMERS PRIME, UNVEILING THIS FALL!


TRANSFORMERS PRIME
BEAST HUNTERS
PREDACONS RISING


A Special Original CG Animated Action
Adventure Produced by Hasbro Studios


DELUXE Blu-ray+DVD COMBO PACK and
SPECIAL DVD ARRIVE IN STORES EVERYWHERE


OWN IT ON OCTOBER 8
FROM SHOUT! FACTORY




This Fall, the eagerly anticipated conclusion of Hasbro Studios' Emmy Award-winning series will finally unleash in a special TRANSFORMERS PRIME original feature presentation for home entertainment. On October 8, 2013, Shout! Factory, in collaboration with Hasbro Studios, invite kids, families and loyal fans to further venture into the awe-inspiring world of TRANSFORMERS PRIME when TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING debuts as a special original feature on Blu-ray+DVD combo pack and on DVD.

Brimming with spectacular CG animation, a captivating storyline and unforgettable characters from the TRANSFORMERS PRIME lore, this 90-min epilogue to the final season delivers entertaining cinematic adventure the whole family will enjoy. Wrapping up the series that chronicled the epic battle between the DECEPTICONS and the AUTOBOTS, the Blu-ray+DVD combo pack and DVD edition contain insightful bonus content, taking viewers behind-the-scenes. Available in stores everywhere, TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING is an essential home entertainment collection for TRANSFORMERS fans of all ages. The deluxe Blu-ray+DVD combo pack is priced to own with a suggested retail price of $24.97; and $16.97 for the DVD.

TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING Synopsis:
A resurrected UNICRON has taken over the now-lifeless body of MEGATRON to seek vengeance on the AUTOBOTS and ultimately, the destruction of Cybertron. This formidable enemy forces an unlikely alliance between the AUTOBOTS, DECEPTICONS, PREDAKING and two new PREDACONS, who come together in an epic battle to help protect their newly restored planet.

Special note: Bonus content for TRANSFORMERS PRIME BEAST HUNTERS - PREDACONS RISING is in development. As excitement builds for this release, Shout! Factory and Hasbro Studios will announce additional news and activities for fans in the upcoming months.

Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Josh Keaton, Jeffrey Combs, Kevin Michael Richardson, Steve Blum, Will Friedle and Sumalee Montano lend their voices to this hit series produced by Hasbro Studios. Spearheading the creative efforts on TRANSFORMERS PRIME are executive producers Jeff Kline, Alex Kurtzman, Roberto Orci, Duane Capizzi and Stephen Davis. The TRANSFORMERS PRIME series is currently airing on the Hub TV Network in the U.S. and on Teletoon in Canada.

About Hasbro Studios
Hasbro Studios is the Los Angeles-based entertainment division of Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ: HAS). The studio is responsible for entertainment brand-driven storytelling for the company across television, film, commercial productions and short-form. It develops, produces and distributes TV shows based on Hasbro's world class brands, including TRANSFORMERS, MY LITTLE PONY, LITTLEST PET SHOP and FAMILY GAME NIGHT. Many of these shows air on Hub Network, a U.S. television network for kids and their families, that is a joint venture between Hasbro and Discovery Communications (NASDAQ: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK). Hasbro Studios shows can also be seen on networks in more than 170 countries globally. Since its formation in 2009, the studio has received seven Daytime Emmy wins and 16 nominations. On the film side, the studio is developing and producing a number of features based on Hasbro's brands, including TRANSFORMERS 4 (Paramount), STRETCH ARMSTRONG (Relativity Media) and CANDY LAND (Sony). The studio team also oversees the production of commercials that feature Hasbro's brands as well production of short-form content that can be seen on all of the major digital and social media platforms globally.

About Shout! Factory
Shout! Factory, LLC is a diversified multi-platform entertainment company devoted to producing, uncovering, preserving and revitalizing the very best of pop culture. Founders Richard Foos, Bob Emmer and Garson Foos have spent their entire careers sharing their music, television and film favorites with discerning consumers the world over. Shout! Factory's DVD and Blu-Ray offerings serve up feature films, classic and contemporary TV series, animation, live music and comedy specials in lavish packages crammed with extras. Shout's audio division boasts GRAMMY-nominated box sets, new releases from storied artists, lovingly assembled album reissues and indispensable "best of" compilations. In addition, Shout! Factory maintains a vast digital distribution network which delivers video and audio content to all the leading digital service providers in North America. Shout! Factory also owns and operates Timeless Media Group, Biograph Records, Majordomo Records, HighTone Records and Video Time Machine. These riches are the result of a creative acquisition mandate that has established the company as a hotbed of cultural preservation and commercial reinvention. Shout! Factory is based in Santa Monica, California. For more on Shout! Factory, visit shoutfactory.com

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Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504956)
Posted by Mindmaster on July 19th, 2013 @ 9:09pm CDT
With so much suspense building up, I really can't wait for the movie! :grin:

I'm probably not going to get the DVD, but I'm interested to know more about these bonus features.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1504983)
Posted by Bouncy X on July 19th, 2013 @ 10:37pm CDT
alrighty so its confirmed this is the ending of the series....so back to a point i made on another story about this release.......... why are they announcing the release of the end of the show before even announcing the 3rd season's release?

is this actually gonna come out before the season does?
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505014)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 19th, 2013 @ 11:50pm CDT
Bouncy X wrote:is this actually gonna come out before the season does?

That would be most logical because I don't see them having it ready before October
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505028)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 20th, 2013 @ 12:24am CDT
Bouncy X wrote:alrighty so its confirmed this is the ending of the series....so back to a point i made on another story about this release.......... why are they announcing the release of the end of the show before even announcing the 3rd season's release?

is this actually gonna come out before the season does?
It's quicker and easier to release a single disc DVD containing one feature presentation than it is to release a multi-disc DVD set containing a whole season of 13 episodes.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505035)
Posted by MGrotusque on July 20th, 2013 @ 12:52am CDT
One thing i've noticed. THERE"S NO PREDICONS in this entire season so far. WTF is that about?
Beast hunting my ass....crock of shite is what it is.

Still love the show though, regardless.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505041)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 20th, 2013 @ 12:57am CDT
MGrotusque wrote:One thing i've noticed. THERE"S NO PREDICONS in this entire season so far. WTF is that about?
Beast hunting my ass....
Yeah, cuz Predaking totally doesn't count. :roll:

The hunting aspect was involved with the Predacon bones.

But, we'll get more Preds in the movie:

Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505043)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 20th, 2013 @ 1:03am CDT
MGrotusque wrote:One thing i've noticed. THERE"S NO PREDICONS in this entire season so far. WTF is that about?
Beast hunting my ass....

I guess this guy doesn't count?

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Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505048)
Posted by MGrotusque on July 20th, 2013 @ 1:20am CDT
Good job boys...you busted me on the most obvious flaw in my argument but ONE Predacon doesn't constitute an entire toy line and T.V show based on this so called beast apocalypse that more than half way through the final season hasn't materialized.
Sure Predaking is around but he's barely had a full paragraph of dialogue throughout the series thus far.

@ Saberblade.....thanks for the clip. In context of the video i think it's too little too late but i hope it showcases the beasties and mix's it up a bit before it's all over.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505049)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 20th, 2013 @ 1:27am CDT
MGrotusque wrote:Good job boys...you busted me on the most obvious flaw in my argument but ONE Predacon doesn't constitute an entire toy line and T.V show based on this so called beast apocalypse that more than half way through the final season hasn't materialized.
Sure Predaking is around but he's barely had a full paragraph of dialogue throughout the series thus far.
What "beast apocalypse" does the title refer to, exactly?

All I can see from the title is that it refers to hunting something beast-related, which the fossilized remains of the Predacons most definitely were.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505050)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 20th, 2013 @ 1:30am CDT
MGrotusque wrote:Good job boys...you busted me on the most obvious flaw in my argument but ONE Predacon doesn't constitute an entire toy line and T.V show based on this so called beast apocalypse that more than half way through the final season hasn't materialized.
Sure Predaking is around but he's barely had a full paragraph of dialogue throughout the series thus far.

Wheeljack killed a few Predacons in Evolution, definitely not all of them but a few for sure.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505055)
Posted by MGrotusque on July 20th, 2013 @ 1:58am CDT
Sabrblade wrote:
MGrotusque wrote:Good job boys...you busted me on the most obvious flaw in my argument but ONE Predacon doesn't constitute an entire toy line and T.V show based on this so called beast apocalypse that more than half way through the final season hasn't materialized.
Sure Predaking is around but he's barely had a full paragraph of dialogue throughout the series thus far.
What "beast apocalypse" does the title refer to, exactly?

All I can see from the title is that it refers to hunting something beast-related, which the fossilized remains of the Predacons most definitely were.

Valid point viewed semantically but it doesn't correlate with the toyline getting figures retooled and powered up in ready for a Predacon uprising along with a show highlighting a complete new threat/breed of Cybertronians that,implied, will overthrow the status quo of the war as we know it.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505059)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 20th, 2013 @ 2:10am CDT
MGrotusque wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:
MGrotusque wrote:Good job boys...you busted me on the most obvious flaw in my argument but ONE Predacon doesn't constitute an entire toy line and T.V show based on this so called beast apocalypse that more than half way through the final season hasn't materialized.
Sure Predaking is around but he's barely had a full paragraph of dialogue throughout the series thus far.
What "beast apocalypse" does the title refer to, exactly?

All I can see from the title is that it refers to hunting something beast-related, which the fossilized remains of the Predacons most definitely were.

Valid point viewed semantically but it doesn't correlate with the toyline getting figures retooled and powered up in ready for a Predacon uprising along with a show highlighting a complete new threat/breed of Cybertronians that,implied, will overthrow the status quo of the war as we know it.
Is it not obvious that the show and toyline are operating under very different mindsets? The toyline has its own storyline separate from the show, while the show is trying to finish the story it's been trying to tell since the beginning. The two share the same name for formalities and for brand uniformity.

The show even has its own creative vision for Predaking that differs from that of the toyline. In the toy bios, Predaking is a monstrous tyrant bent on death and destruction. In the show, however, he's noble and compassionate, yet still fearsome, but almost nothing like his toy counterpart. Ergo, the toyline needn't be used to predict what the cartoon should be about when the cartoon doesn't necessarily need to strictly adhere to it.

And, as stated before, we ARE getting more Preds in the movie. The makers have looked on the boards and saw that we want more Preds in TF: Prime, so they made the movie to do just that and more.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505061)
Posted by MGrotusque on July 20th, 2013 @ 2:41am CDT
You are correct. To use the toy line as a compass to gauge where the fictional story arc progresses is folly on my part. I concede defeat in that logic.

I also acknowledged your clip form the movie you posted. In that regard, I believe that the Predacon threat should have been fast tracked instead of it creeping in on the tail end of the final season.

That there is the crux of my argument. The beasty contingent should have been more aggressive from a protagonist stand point earlier on instead of being such a late comer to the party. I was lookin forward to some mayhem.
Late is better than never i guess eh?
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505094)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 20th, 2013 @ 8:41am CDT
MGrotusque wrote:You are correct. To use the toy line as a compass to gauge where the fictional story arc progresses is folly on my part. I concede defeat in that logic.
Same could be said of other toylines. Imagine just how ticked off fans of Beast Wars, Beast Machines, and RiD would have been had they expected all of their toylines' characters to appear in their shows. :lol:

MGrotusque wrote:I also acknowledged your clip form the movie you posted. In that regard, I believe that the Predacon threat should have been fast tracked instead of it creeping in on the tail end of the final season.

That there is the crux of my argument. The beasty contingent should have been more aggressive from a protagonist stand point earlier on instead of being such a late comer to the party. I was lookin forward to some mayhem.
Late is better than never i guess eh?
Further evidence that the beast addition came as a very late decision in the game, probably mandated by Hasbro to justify a new toy gimmick/theme.

Well, at least we've got the Go! cartoon to give us our fill of Predacons until the Predacons Rising movie comes out.

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Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505141)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 20th, 2013 @ 3:01pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:Well, at least we've got the Go! cartoon to give us our fill of Predacons until the Predacons Rising movie comes out.

Speaking of Go I hope that Hasbro doesn't make a dub of it, I can barely stand it, I am only watching it because it may have something to do with the Aligned Continuity
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505144)
Posted by Sabrblade on July 20th, 2013 @ 3:04pm CDT
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Well, at least we've got the Go! cartoon to give us our fill of Predacons until the Predacons Rising movie comes out.

Speaking of Go I hope that Hasbro doesn't make a dub of it, I can barely stand it, I am only watching it because it may have something to do with the Aligned Continuity
At least we finally got a very good subtitle track for it.
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505147)
Posted by njb902 on July 20th, 2013 @ 3:12pm CDT
Is go really that bad?
Re: Transformers Prime: Predacons Rising DVD and Blu-ray Cover Art and Synopsis - Spoilers (1505149)
Posted by VirusCarnage on July 20th, 2013 @ 3:14pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:
viruscarnage wrote:
Sabrblade wrote:Well, at least we've got the Go! cartoon to give us our fill of Predacons until the Predacons Rising movie comes out.

Speaking of Go I hope that Hasbro doesn't make a dub of it, I can barely stand it, I am only watching it because it may have something to do with the Aligned Continuity
At least we finally got a very good subtitle track for it.

I will give you that, it's better then some of the Prime subs I've seen (them being 5 seconds behind.)

njb902 wrote:Is go really that bad?

I don't like it at all, to me it's barely watchable, not sure about anyone else is opinions.

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