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The Hub Adds Classic "G.I. Joe" and "Transformers" Shows; Announces Voice Casts

by Ed Liuon August 10, 2010
The Hub, the upcoming new network from Discovery Channel and Hasbro Entertainment, has announced that the classic 1980’s cartoons G.I. Joe: A Real American Hero and Transformers G1 will be included in the network’s opening lineup when it debuts on October 10, 2010. Elsewhere, Animation Magazine has listed the voice casts for several of the […]

"Transformers: Seasons Three and Four" DVD Arriving April 20, 2010

by Ed Liuon January 27, 2010
Shout! Factory has announced that The Transformers: Seasons 3 and 4 will be released on DVD on April 20, 2010. The 4-DVD set will include the final 33 episodes of the seminal 1980’s action cartoon, pitting the valiant Autobots against the sinister Decepticons and the mysterious Quintessons. The full press release follows: From “Darkness” to […]

New "G.I. Joe" and "Transformers" Cartoon Series Being Cast

by Ed Liuon December 14, 2009
In an interview with the moonbase2 website, voice actor Michael Bell stated that he has auditioned for a new 26-episode G.I. Joe cartoon for the part of “General Hawk,” and also stated that casting is also on-going for a new Transformers cartoon as General Fowler and Ratchet. No other news about either series has been […]

"Transformers" Season 2 Vol. 1 Is a Soft Upgrade

by Dukeon September 24, 2009
A little thing happened during the 80’s, we got a ton of awesome action cartoons to entertain us kiddies through the tough times. Unfortunately, looking back with adult glasses, our childhood favorites don’t seem as great as they did when we were 5. The latest example is Transformers, with the first half of season 2 […]

Shout Announces Retail Date For Complete "Transformers"

by Dan Collinson August 21, 2009
Shout! Factory will bring Transformers: The Complete Series to retailers in Canada on October 13th, 2009, and in U.S. on October 20th, the same day Transformers: Rise of the Fallen will hit stores. All the episodes from The Transformers will be on 16 DVDs and includes bonus features, concept art, scripts, a 60 page booklet […]

Why I Like "G.I. Joe" Over "The Transformers"

by Ed Liuon July 15, 2009
On the surface, G.I. Joe and The Transformers are pretty similar. They were both released at the same time to capitalize on the relaxing of regulations that prohibited TV shows based on toys, both were produced by Marvel and Sunbow, both shared a lot of the same staffers and voice actors, and both shows were […]

"The Transformers" Complete First Season: How Did a Show This Bad Launch a Franchise?

by Ed Liuon June 18, 2009
For fans of the Transformers, the famous robots in disguise, the newly released DVD set of the original TV show’s first season is a cause for celebration. The Transformers has been unavailable on home video since the original DVD release from Rhino went out of print, and knowing that the ever-reliable Shout! Factory had acquired […]

"Transformers Animated" Season 3 to Premiere on March 14, 2009

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2009
According to Zap2it.com, the third season of Transformers Animated will premiere on Cartoon Network on Saturday, March 14, 2009, at 8:00 AM (Eastern/Pacific) in a 90-minute movie special event: “TransWarped.” Zap2it’s schedule also includes episode synopses for three new episodes that will debut in the weeks following the premiere: “Where Is Thy Sting?”, “Five Servos […]

"Transformers Animated" Season Two: Still Kicking Skid Plate, but Slipping Gears

by Ed Liuon January 5, 2009
The premiere to Transformers Animated was one of the most pleasant surprises of 2008—a fast, fun, and fascinating bit of lightweight fluff that updated the venerable robot toys for a new generation of kids. The first 13-episodes of the show kept up the pace, slipping only a bit with a few weaker plots and characters. […]

"Transformers Animated" Season 2 Hits DVD on January 6, 2009

by Ed Liuon December 15, 2008
Paramount Home Entertainment has announced that Transformers Animated Season 2 will be released on DVD on January 6, 2009. The second set will contain 13 episodes of the series, and will be released just in time for the season 3 premiere of the show on Cartoon Network. Special features include audio commentary by the show’s […]