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Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th

Transformers News: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th

Thursday, August 2nd, 2012 1:44PM CDT

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For Immediate Release
August 02, 2012

* * PROGRAMMING ALERT * *

HOT SUMMER FUN IN STORE THIS AUGUST FOR THE HUB TV NETWORK’S ‘TRANSFORMERS PRIME’ AND ‘TRANSFORMERS RESCUE BOTS’

Season Two of The Hub’s “Transformers Prime” Returns
With All-New Episodes On A New Day and Time August 24

Optimus Prime and Bumblebee Team Up For Colossal Two-Part
“Transformers Rescue Bots” Time-Travel Episode Guest Starring Tim Curry




Optimus Prime and Bumblebee are back! The two iconic Autobots will return to The Hub Television Network, a destination for kids and their families, doing double duty this month. The duo will appear in “Transformers Prime,” which resumes season two on a new day and in a new time Friday, August 24, 7 p.m. ET, and will team up for the first time to work side-by-side with the Rescue Bots in a special back-to-back, two-part presentation of “Transformers Rescue Bots” Saturday August 18, 12:30-1:30 p.m. ET.

The 2012 Daytime Emmy® Award-winning “Transformers Prime,” produced by Hasbro Studios, features archrivals Optimus Prime and Megatron once again facing off in their legendary battle for Earth as the Autobots and Decepticons uncover clues to change the balance of power in the war, and also potentially revive their home planet of Cybertron.



“Transformers Prime” resumes new episodes of season two with “Hurt,” which finds Miko and Wheeljack embarking on a quest for revenge after discovering that the final relic in the hunt may have proved more fatal to Bulkhead than the Insecticon warriors who pursued him.


Actor Tim Curry (Clue) will reprise his role as the villainous Dr. Morocco in a special two-part episode of “Transformers Rescue Bots.” The animated series from Hasbro Studios centers on a group of Autobots charged by Optimus Prime with protecting and learning about humans on a technologically advanced island. Teamed with a human family of first responders, they keep peace and safety in their new home.

The two-part, back-to-back episode, “It’s a Bot Time,” follows Doc Greene's experiment with a time machine that goes awry resulting in the Bots, Cody and Frankie ending up in 1939 Griffin Rock. In part two, a return home to the normally pristine Griffin Rock proves unsettling as it has morphed into the dreary city of Moropolis run by the sinister Doctor Morocco (Curry).

For more information about The Hub and to find the channel in your area, visit www.hubworld.com and check the channel locator at the top of the page.

The Hub, a television destination for kids and their families, is a joint venture of Discovery Communications and Hasbro, Inc. You can visit The Hub on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/hubtvnetwork.
Credit(s): The Hub
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Re: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th (1406761)
Posted by BeastProwl on August 2nd, 2012 @ 1:46pm CDT
This should be happy news to some. I cant find a place to watch all the available episodes though, so yeah... >:oP
Re: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th (1406785)
Posted by Hip-Hoptimus Rime on August 2nd, 2012 @ 3:22pm CDT
Super cool, time-traveling Rescue Bots! In case you haven't seen the show, the Doc Greene character is a direct reference to Back to the Future's Doc Brown- he even had a Delorean-like car, which I believe is no longer with us.

I hope they give Cody some Marty McFly lines.
Re: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th (1406864)
Posted by Sabrblade on August 2nd, 2012 @ 9:06pm CDT
BeastProwl wrote:This should be happy news to some. I cant find a place to watch all the available episodes though, so yeah... >:oP
This guy has episodes 1-15.

This guy has episodes 15-21, with 21 being last week's episode.

Take note of this episode guide for the correct order.

Hip-Hoptimus Rime wrote:Super cool, time-traveling Rescue Bots! In case you haven't seen the show, the Doc Greene character is a direct reference to Back to the Future's Doc Brown- he even had a Delorean-like car, which I believe is no longer with us.

I hope they give Cody some Marty McFly lines.
Man, this show has more Back to the Future references than you can shake a stick at. Even subtle ones that still look intentional. The last episode of this two-part finale is even called "Bot to the Future". :D
Re: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th (1406873)
Posted by PrymeStriker on August 2nd, 2012 @ 9:37pm CDT
Oh goodie. Prime and Bumblebee. Wahooooo........

I still haven't gotten around to watching the available episodes of RB. With reading Exodus, completing WFC, and re-watching Prime, I never had time. I guess I have some time now to watch them.
Re: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th (1406877)
Posted by Sabrblade on August 2nd, 2012 @ 9:44pm CDT
PrimeStriker wrote:Oh goodie. Prime and Bumblebee. Wahooooo........
Hey, unlike TF: Prime, they actually give a care about these characters in RB.
Re: Transformers Prime returns August 24th plus Rescue Bots 2 parter with Optimus Prime and Bumblebee on August 25th (1406884)
Posted by PrymeStriker on August 2nd, 2012 @ 10:21pm CDT
Sabrblade wrote:
PrimeStriker wrote:Oh goodie. Prime and Bumblebee. Wahooooo........
Hey, unlike TF: Prime, they actually give a care about these characters in RB.


I'm just really tired of the same old "Optimus Prime & Bumblebee" combination. :roll:
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