Rumor: Transformers War for Cybertron may have a related toyline!
Friday, December 11th, 2009 4:25pm CSTCategories: Toy News, Game News
Posted by: Mkall Views: 63,400
Thanks to the latest trailer for the recently discovered War For Cybertron game, we can now deduce that one of the said unknown prototypes may, in fact, be that of Optimus Prime.
As of posting, we can neither confirm nor deny the complete validity of this revelation, but the images don't lie and it looks like the Transformers Universe may be getting new additions to the family.
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Credit(s): Activision, GameTrailers.com
This article was last modified on Friday, December 11th, 2009 8:17pm CST
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Posted by YRQRM0 on December 11th, 2009 @ 4:39pm CST
Posted by Screamfleet on December 11th, 2009 @ 4:54pm CST
Posted by autobot-jolt on December 11th, 2009 @ 5:05pm CST
Jetstorm9221 wrote:shadowsfm wrote:if they turn this into a tv series prequel, it may be dark like beast machines
Oh, please no! For some weird reason they reran Beast Machines about 6 months ago on cable each Saturday morning (3 episodes), and GOD, it was awful, I now understand why most of you were complaining about THAT show.
NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO NO! A THOUSAND TIMES NO! I watcheded Episode 1 on youtbe and I didn't like it one bit. I'm not totally hooked on the new game, and if this is the case, then I'm only collecting very few figures to none at all. But on the bright side, I can finish up my other collections of different toylines. Trying to stay positive here...
Posted by guardianprime on December 11th, 2009 @ 5:08pm CST
edit: also. that ax is REDICULUS!!!! i REEEEEEELY hope it comes with the toy!
Posted by Doubledealer93 on December 11th, 2009 @ 6:12pm CST
THIS IS MY DREAM!!!!!!!!!
Posted by Ravage Eject on December 11th, 2009 @ 6:52pm CST
Posted by El Duque on December 11th, 2009 @ 7:40pm CST
YRQRM0 wrote:Even though the robot mode Prime seems heavily based on Animated, I hope the game and Toy line act as a whole new Universe. Animated was looked down upon by pretty much every middle-aged (teen) person, and by tying more things into animated you'd probably be harming it. By the look of the game, it seems much darker. As for the toy line, I think there would be a show, too. But then again, they made toys of almost all decepticones/drones, so...
Not sure I fully understand your post, middle-aged (teen)? The last thing I want to do is turn this into an Animated love/hate debate, but to say almost everyone from any one demographic looked down on it wouldn't be accurate. Seems to me TFA was pretty successful, they are still releasing figures from the line and Japan is about to get the line as well. Not to mention TFA is finally getting us a decent Arcee! If anything I would say the design borrows heavily from WWI, with just a splash of TFA.
Posted by Darclipto on December 11th, 2009 @ 7:56pm CST
If Hasbro can release a toy for $100 dollars based off a character who had a collective screen time of maybe 10 minutes, I'm pretty sure they can get away with selling a few deluxe/voyager figures from this game. Considering there have been Halo, Legend of Zelda, etc. action figures, I'm pretty sure these would sell just fine.
Posted by dragons on December 11th, 2009 @ 10:32pm CST
Posted by windcharger333 on December 11th, 2009 @ 10:34pm CST
Posted by Megatron Wolf on December 11th, 2009 @ 11:51pm CST
Posted by Mkall on December 12th, 2009 @ 12:21am CST
Megatron Wolf wrote:Thank you hasbro i accept your apology for that failure that was ROTF.
I think you've bundled all of my feelings o0f the last 6 months there Wolf. Thank You for expressing them so clearly.
Posted by GetterDragun on December 12th, 2009 @ 12:31am CST
Posted by El Duque on December 12th, 2009 @ 12:45am CST
GetterDragun wrote:I bet this is the new toy line, we're just seeing the video game tie in first.
Hope you're right. I dig the concept, and this would open the door for more "WWI-ish" type figures.
Posted by kirbenvost on December 12th, 2009 @ 1:33am CST
Posted by Fuhzimota on December 13th, 2009 @ 12:38am CST
Posted by waaaaghlord on December 14th, 2009 @ 8:40am CST
Posted by Requiem Prime on December 14th, 2009 @ 12:19pm CST
Before I didn't care about the game, but then I saw the trailer. If this all ties to the new show being made too, I will be dancing in the streets.
Posted by Badass Grimlock on December 14th, 2009 @ 9:24pm CST
OK. I'm perfectly fine.
Posted by SKYWARPED_128 on December 15th, 2009 @ 2:26am CST
Don't know if I'll like the game or the rest of the toyline, but I'll probably at least buy OP.