Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue

Thursday, July 10th, 2014 11:10pm CDT

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Transformers Universe continues its open BETA weekend competitions and offers double XP this weekend with $75,000 in prizes up for grabs. Check below for details.

Transformers News: Transformers Universe $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue
Transformers News: Transformers Universe $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue
Transformers News: Transformers Universe $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue

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Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1591150)
Posted by NOOBMEATSHIELD on July 16th, 2014 @ 11:12am CDT
Would be great if we could get some more people involved in the TU community. Posting bugs, views etc at https://www.transformersuniverse.com/home
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1593603)
Posted by Va'al on July 25th, 2014 @ 11:35am CDT
In amidst all the SDCC news, here's a video game piece for those following the developments of the Transformers Universe MOBA - the addition of two new characters, one per faction, and both zooming in on motorbike altmodes: check out Swagger and Diabla here, and take a look at the info and clips below.

The faction war intensifies between the Autobots and Decepticons with the reveal of the latest two warriors, available to recruit in the next game update.

When his mentor left him, Autobot Swagger had to fend for himself and learn how to fight the hard way. This led to an unorthodox style, combining dazzling swordsmanship with high-tech gadgetry. Over-confidence is now this Autobot's weakness, and his biggest challenge is keeping his mouthplate shut. Only under the right command can he stealth like a shinobi, and strike like a samurai! Find out more about him on the video below and his full bio page.



Decepticon Diabla is notoriously corrupt and devious, and an archenemy to the entire Autobot army. Small and unassuming at first glance, enemies that get too close will find their systems failing, their Energon depolarized, and an arm blade planted in their mainframe. Find out more about her on the video below and her full bio page.



Both of these warriors come with a new vehicle form – motorbikes! Feel the increased agility and ease of making a getaway. Keep an eye on Transformers Universe for more warrior intel – and be sure to discuss these two warriors on our forum.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1593606)
Posted by griftimus prime on July 25th, 2014 @ 11:40am CDT
they couldn't call him drift so...

they need to make figures based off the designs in this game
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1593615)
Posted by griftimus prime on July 25th, 2014 @ 12:04pm CDT
i would at least like a art of the game book
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1593624)
Posted by welcometothedarksyde on July 25th, 2014 @ 12:49pm CDT
"Swag" for short :lol:
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1593790)
Posted by PrymeStriker on July 25th, 2014 @ 9:45pm CDT
Swagger: What a terrible name.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1593844)
Posted by Deadput on July 26th, 2014 @ 1:54am CDT
Although you wont find the posts here

i discovered Swagger a few months ago on the TFU fourms


my name there is Deadput and i discovered many names besides Swagger including


Autobots

Cameo

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Outsider


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Bombast (is the autobot in alt mode in Daiabla's vid)


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This autobot (no name right now)


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and finally the Decepticon Rollcage

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Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1598928)
Posted by Va'al on August 13th, 2014 @ 5:23am CDT
The folks at Jagex, the company behind the MOBA Transformers: Universe, have sent us a link to a new video episode of Under the Hood. This time round they focus on some of the people involved behind the scenes, including voice actors Frank Welker and Peter Cullen - check it out below!

Join us as we go behind the scenes of Transformers Universe, bring you closer to the guys that are making the game.

In this episode we catch-up with Vice President David Nicholson for some updates that have been dropping into the game, get top game tips from the team and some of our top players, and we head on over to LA to check in with the two major stars – Optimus Prime & Megatron! Learn more about the VO work they've been doing in-game and get a sneak peak at an upcoming project.

Want to know more about TU? Head on over to our website and try the game right now @ http://www.transformersuniverse.com -- After you've watched the video of course.


Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1599006)
Posted by Bonfire on August 13th, 2014 @ 12:08pm CDT
A.) the game look freaking awesome, and B.) You can play it now right?
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1599104)
Posted by Deadput on August 13th, 2014 @ 6:00pm CDT
Bonfire wrote:A.) the game look freaking awesome, and B.) You can play it now right?




Yes it has been playable for 2 or 3 months.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1599274)
Posted by Bonfire on August 14th, 2014 @ 11:37am CDT
mirageandjazz1197 wrote:
Bonfire wrote:A.) the game look freaking awesome, and B.) You can play it now right?




Yes it has been playable for 2 or 3 months.


I started playing it yesterday, and I must say, it is quite good, for a game in beta. I like how you can go into kinda free roam and do random missions with friends. Like just beating terrorcons with other bots. Just endless mission/waves is a good idea. Keep on going whoever made the game, It's pretty awesome!
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1599794)
Posted by Tyrannacon on August 16th, 2014 @ 12:04pm CDT
Been playing this for some time and I enjoy it. Nice to see they got Peter Cullen and Frank Welker to do the voices. Quite pleased with it thus far.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1600607)
Posted by Va'al on August 20th, 2014 @ 6:28am CDT
Tech website Computing were able to have a chat with Jagex' head of IT Barry Zubel, in an interview that may interest the more technologically inclined players of the Transformers: Universe MOBA game. Check out a sample below, and head here for the full piece!

n Cambridge, the city where the studio is based, the tasks aren't quite as mystical, but as Jagex head of IT Barry Zubel told Computing, their completion will reap rewards for both developers and players as the studio prepares to launch its next blockbuster title: Transformers Universe.

"Our biggest project is virtualisation and that's going to be a big winner for us," he said, describing how "we've historically not virtualised anything operationally" due to the limits it would put on game performance – but that's changing.

[...]

"The closer we can push the game servers to our customers, the better the connectivity," said Zubel, who added that while RuneScape is able to function on high latency connections, the upcoming Transformers Universe isn't so tolerant, so Jagex has been attempting to install servers nearer to players.

"Transformers is a little less forgiving because of the game that it is, so we've been looking at placing servers in places where players will be," he said.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603340)
Posted by Va'al on September 1st, 2014 @ 1:24pm CDT
A couple of Transformers: Universe MOBA updates, courtesy of their official Facebook page, and it's both for the purple corner of the arena. Check out below the first teaser for the Jagex design for Megatron, inspired by the War for Cybertron character design; also, an additional character teaser complete with potential name reveal: Pandemic. What do you think on these two? Let us know in the Energon Pub!

Decepticons of Transformers Universe! We thought we'd share a little advanced teaser with you of a new warrior that's on the horizon. Keep your crazy excitement to a minimum though, we don't want a Pandemic on our hands...


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"Peace through tyranny!" #Decepticons #AllHailMegatron


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Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603415)
Posted by Nemesis Maximo on September 1st, 2014 @ 4:28pm CDT
The title of this news post should have been "Jagex is still workong on this". Amiright? Lolololol
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603434)
Posted by Deadput on September 1st, 2014 @ 6:04pm CDT
Nemesis Maximo wrote:The title of this news post should have been "Jagex is still workong on this". Amiright? Lolololol



Maybe it would be funny if the game was not coming out soon and it was not in open beta.



But since thats not the case your joke is crap.


Not funny
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603435)
Posted by Gallifreyan Autobot on September 1st, 2014 @ 6:04pm CDT
trying to think of what Pandemic's alt mode is his. chest design says at least a chrysler sebring or a jaguar though his body design says triple changer and a possible toyline to go with the game :BOT: :roll: :-$ i don't know anymore
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603436)
Posted by TulioDude on September 1st, 2014 @ 6:06pm CDT
Megatron looks he has a form in between his Fall for Cybertron and Prime versions.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603472)
Posted by megatronus on September 1st, 2014 @ 9:19pm CDT
Definitely want that Megatron as a figure. Or upgraded-FOC Megatron. Or really, ANY decent voyager Megatron.
Re: Transformers Universe: $75,000 in Prizes, Double XP and Open BETA Weekend Competitions Continue (1603484)
Posted by Nemesis Maximo on September 1st, 2014 @ 10:45pm CDT
mirageandjazz1197 wrote:
Nemesis Maximo wrote:The title of this news post should have been "Jagex is still workong on this". Amiright? Lolololol



Maybe it would be funny if the game was not coming out soon and it was not in open beta. But since thats not the case your joke is crap.

Jeez, rough crowd.

My point is: I almost feel as though this should have come out before TF: Prime had ended. And I know that decent video games aren't made overnight, but come on - this has been in the works since at 2012, and it changed genres several times. Forgive me if I have become disillusioned with Jagex's vision.

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