The ‘Transformers’ Franchise Goes Back to the Beginning with Netflix Animated Series ‘War for Cybertron’

The Playlist | 2/15/2019 | Kimber Myers
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With the critically beloved “Bumblebee,” “Transformers” rewound to the yellow-and-black robot’s arrival on Earth in the 1980s. For their next franchise outing, they’re going all the way back to the beginning. The upcoming Netflix animated series “Transformers: War for Cybertron” will be an origin story for the race, but it won’t return to any version of the Transformers fans have previously experienced in countless movies and TV series.

“In this Transformers origin story, we will explore the expansive universe of Cybertron in a way that audiences have never seen before—to the delight of both existing fans and those coming to the franchise for the first time,” said Netflix Director of Anime John Derderian to Variety.

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Netflix and franchise owners Hasbro are working to create the animated series with production company Rooster Teeth, which is part of WarnerMedia‘s Otter Media. Polygon Pictures is creating that new Transformers design, with series and...
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