Rise of the Beasts

Toy News: "Buzzworthy Bumblebee"/"Rise of the Beasts" Energon Escape 2-Pack Revealed

A listing on Toys 'R' Us Hong Kong has gone up for the first (semi-officially revealed) Buzzworthy Bumblebee set under the Rise of the Beasts banner.  The two pack features two repacks of figures from the Bumblebee movie toy line, specifically the simplified figures featuring "Igniter" cores that would activate an action feature.  The set is priced at

Movie News: "Rise of the Beasts" Notebook Reveals Optimus Prime Design

The Russian retail site Wildberries has posted a listing for a Rise of the Beasts notebook featuring an image of Optimus Prime on the front and what looks like ancient carvings of animals on the back. The Optimus Prime is essentially a version of the Optimus Prime we saw in the Bumblebee movie, which makes sense since this is a sequel to that film. More interesting is the "carving" which features several animals that represent classic Beast Wars characters.

Movies: Paramount Confirms "Transformers" Movie Slate

With the delay of Rise of the Beasts into 2023, news has been a bit quiet on the movie front lately. Today however, Paramount+ announced via Twitter the plans for the upcoming theatrical films.

Rise of the Beasts will be released in 2023 and serves as the first film of a new trilogy. Meanwhile, a CG animated film will be released in theaters in 2024. Check out the Tweet embedded below.

Movie News: "Rise of the Beasts" Release Date Delayed

Transformers fans who were looking forward to seeing Autobots, Decepticons, Maximals, Predacons and Terrorcons mixing it up on the big screen will have to wait an additional year.  According to Deadline, Rise of the Beasts has been moved from June 24, 2022 all the way to June 9, 2023.  No reason was cited for this move, however the Cybertronians are not alone.  A new Star Trek film that had been in development has

Movie News: "Rise of the Beasts" Hybrid Autobot/Maximal Symbol Revealed

After its official reveal in June, there has not been a whole lot of news about the next live action Transformers film outside of some leaks from the sets in New York City.  Today a small bit of news came out via the Instagram account of director Steven Caple Jr.  Earlier he posted an Instagram story featuring a symbol that blends the Autobot and Maximal symbols into something unique.  This type of combination has already been seen in Kingdom packaging, but this version

Movie News: Ron Perlman Cast as Optimus Primal in "Rise of the Beasts"

The Official Transformers Movie Facebook Page and Collider have teamed up to announce that Ron Perlman has been officially cast in the role of Optimus Primal for the upcoming live action film Rise of the Beasts. No doubt, fans of the original Beast Wars series will be disappointed that actor Garry Chalk is not reprising the role however Perlman is no stranger to the Transformers franchise.

Movie News: "Transformers: Rise of the Beasts" Film Title Officially Revealed & Event Live Tweets

Today has been an insanely exciting day to be a Transformers fans.  Paramount held a virtual event where the title of the next live action Transformers film was revealed to be: "Rise of the Beasts"!   As rumors have suggested, this film will not only feature Autobots and Decepticons, but also Maximals, Predacons and Terrorcons!  I live Tweeted during the event and you can read all my archived