Here is the press release from UK Toy Fair, with some interesting news….
THEY’RE BACK! TRANSFORMERS STORM THE TOY AISLE PRIOR TO THE LAUNCH OF THE NEW BLOCKBUSTER MOVIE
This summer, the conflict between the AUTOBOTS and the DECEPTICONS continues when ROBOTS IN DISGUISE once again invade cinemas around the world. The new DreamWorks and Paramount Pictures live-action movie TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLEN hits the screen on June 26 and picks up the saga from the 2007 blockbuster that finds two warring factions of robots colliding in a major battle on planet Earth.
For 25 years, Hasbro has provided kids with hours of MORE THAN MEETS THE EYE action with awesome figures that convert from robot to vehicles and back again. Millions of boys around the world grew up creating fantastic adventures and battles set on both the planet CYBERTRON and Earth that featured the heroic AUTOBOTS, including OPTIMUS PRIME and BUMBLEBEE, clashing with the evil DECEPTICONS, led by MEGATRON. The toys’ popularity reached a new crescendo with the release of the 2007’s live-action TRANSFORMERS movie, cementing the toys and the brand in the upper stratosphere of pop culture.
The 2009 Transformers Movie Line includes:
TRANSFORMERS MOVIE FIGURES
They are back on the big screen and the actions promises to be bigger and better than ever before! The new range of TRANSFORMERS movie action figures – featuring the new film’s most popular characters – will be available in three scales: DELUXE (the entry level line with the simplest conversion process), VOYAGER (larger scale), and LEADER (largest scale and includes lights and authentic sounds). DELUXE includes a total of 24 characters[/B].
SRP from £12.99; Ages: 5 +; Available Summer 2009
Full range still to be revealed!
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