Wednesday, August 31, 2016

King Arthur, Merlin Cast for Transformers 5?

While not official confirmed, a post from Mashable is making the rounds that a King Arthur has been cast been cast for the role of King Arthur in Transformers: The Last Knight. After his turn as a not particularily kingly version of the character in Once Upon A Time TV series, Liam Garrigan has apparently been tapped to play the TF5 version of the character for the movie. Also of interest is the site suggests that Santiago Cabrera is Merlin instead of a just a soldier under Lennox's command. Is so this would be a pretty unique take on the Merlin character. Thanks to Feris O. for the heads-up.

BTS of Transformers5: Kids Running Wild

A new video posted on the Transformers movie Facebook page gives a look as the kid cast filming a scene for the movie with Michael Bay as they run from a likely Decepticon.

Transformers: Combiner Wars Episode 5

The fifth episode of Transformers: Combiner Wars is up. This one has Optimus and Megatron going against the Council in an effort to destroy the Enigma of Combination. To watch it in the US, head over to The international YouTube post should be available later.

Thursday, August 25, 2016

IDW November 2016 Transformers Comics

IDW Publishing has released their publishing plans for November 2016. Four floppies and no trades for that month. The Revolution mini-series to introduce the Hasbro Universe with Transformers, GI Joe, ROM, Micronauts, M.A.S.K. and Action Man is coming to an end. That means relaunches of various titles including More Than Meets the Eye but its not a reboot. For the full details of IDW's other books including GI Joe, Ghostbusters, Star Trek, and more click here.

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Transformers: Combiner Wars Episode 4

Megatron joins the adventure in the latest episode of Transformers: Combiner Wars. Not entirely sure but do believe there is an easter egg of a certain 1986 movie spike.

For USA:
International: see embed below

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

A Knight Filming for Transformers 5 in Scotland

It looks like Transformers: The Last Knight will have a literal knight in shining armor in it, based on pics from the Staffin distrtict at the Isle of Skye, Scotland Facebook page. The left image represents the set of images which is said to be from Transformers: The Last Knight filming at the location. The other images show the knight (who reminds me of one of the Hobbits from the trilogy) and the helicopter used to film a scene. My guess is, much like the previous movies, there will be a flashback to the past for some Transformers related artifact or event that will tie into the movie's present day plot (why break the franchise's script formula if it keeps working.).
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