New Transformers clip shown on Letterman: Megatron speaks!

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Postby Quadrajet » Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:36 am

Wow, I was hoping he wouldn't sound like "Agent Smith". Not too bad!
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Postby Breeze » Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:41 am

qwailo wrote:Wow, that looked and sounded amazing. They've turned Megatron into a real scary badass mofo. And i Weaving just sounds like a deeper Welker. Very nice. Kids all over the world are gonna be wetting their beds for many nights after seeing this film...maybe me too.


I think I might be wetting myself too. Can't wait for Monday!

If Megatron's voice is like this, its going to be freakin awesome!
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Postby D-340 » Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:44 am

Wow, I was so dead set on hating Weaving as Megatron. Now I have no reason to, he sounded great.
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Postby OptimusShr » Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:45 am

Wow, Hugo Weaving is good as Megatron. Oh this movie can't get here soon enough!
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Postby Megatron Wolf » Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:48 am

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Like i said with the right voice effect anyone can sound like megatron. It did sound like a deeper Welker. Not bad. But i still hate how Megatron looks. For an alien robot it looks good but for Megatron i dont like it. To organic looking. Cant wait untill monday night.
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Postby KSC » Sat Jun 30, 2007 9:49 am

Yeah Weaving did a good job as Megs, but so could Welker. That voice is sooooooooooo electronically altered it could have mu Aunt Rosie!
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Postby YouFearGalvatron » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:16 am

Megatron_Wolf wrote:Like i said with the right voice effect anyone can sound like megatron. It did sound like a deeper Welker. Not bad. But i still hate how Megatron looks. For an alien robot it looks good but for Megatron i dont like it. To organic looking. Cant wait untill monday night.


I have to agree.

I still prefer Welker's old grizzled ancient alien war general voice in the game more though.

But at least it does not suck like I thought it would.

I've got my tickets, have you got yours?
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Postby ThatKhmerDude » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:20 am

wow his voice is awesome....i never thought Weaving could pull it off but he did.....i understand why Bay chose Weaving over Frank now.....his voice is absolutely terrifying..fits Megs perfectly
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Postby primalVICTORY » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:24 am

aaaah, i wanna watch this soo bad!
hurry up and get here july 2nd!!
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Postby jonusjaxon » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:31 am

I have come to love everything else about the movie, but that voice just doesn't "wow" me. Hopefully the voice will stand out in other scenes. It that one it was really boring. Anyone could've done that voice! It didn't even sound like Weaving! So freakin' lame.

Let's petition to have Frank Welker do the voice-over for the DVD!
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Postby Switchpoint » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:44 am

Weavings voice totally does it for me. Awesome job.
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Postby Metal Gear Solid Fan » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:45 am

Not hating on Weaving, cuz it did sound pretty good....but didn't he sound a little like Dr. Claw from Inspector Gadget? ROFL!

Can't wait to see it Tuesday after work!
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Postby metimoteo » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:47 am

Good Lord, Shia LeBouf just earned a "Razzie" nomination for that performance. This movie is gonna s-u-c-k. I just know I'm going to be disappointed.
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Postby Dave_6 » Sat Jun 30, 2007 10:54 am

I am trying SOOO hard to not watch this clip! I wanna wait just a couple more days to see the whole movie :cry:

It is mighty tempting to watch it.... :grin:
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Postby Burnup Prime » Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:14 am

I really liked Shia's line, it showed that Sam was determined to save the world, even in the face of extreme danger he wouldn't give up
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Postby Vavavivian » Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:22 am

I am glad that those spike-y teeth things :grin: on Megatron's mouth disappear ( :) at least partially) when he talks.

I am now convinced that Megatron is my very favorite of all transformers.
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Postby devil prime » Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:28 am

awesome Hugo Weaving is the prefect megatron
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Postby bairdduvessa » Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:36 am

sounds good
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Postby Barricade » Sat Jun 30, 2007 11:57 am

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omg this megatron is one of the best megatrons since beast wars!!!!!!!!! hugo sounds amazing and his voice totally fits the bot!!!!!!!
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Postby EnergonPrimeRules » Sat Jun 30, 2007 12:22 pm

im gonna love this movie
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Postby Tripredacus agent » Sat Jun 30, 2007 1:21 pm

I am amazed at how many people actually like what has happened to poor old Megs how anyone can think this generic pantomime villain is preferable to the sterling work Welker did in developing the voice over the years is beyond me.
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Postby Hendertron » Sat Jun 30, 2007 1:28 pm

Cool clip, can't wait for Monday.
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Postby Klozminded-G1 » Sat Jun 30, 2007 1:37 pm

Nothing against weaving, b/c he does sound good, but we are to believe that Welker couldn't have done 'AS WELL'? Possibly better?

Meh, whatever. I'm against ALOT of elements of this film, but I'm going to see it. Likely twice.

I'll probably love it too.
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Postby Sentinel Pax » Sat Jun 30, 2007 1:48 pm

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