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Transformers: Fall of Cybertron doubles down on your inner child

Posted by: Nathaniel at 2/13/2012 2:01 PM
Back before videogames were the preeminent force shaping the entertainment tastes of young minds, it was cartoons and actions figures, and if you were between the ages of 5 and 13 in the mid-80's, it was probably the Transformers specifically.  

Today, just for those of us that never outgrew that stuff, Hasbro and Activision have announced that a line of action figures will be produced to accompany Transformers: Fall of Cybertron.  The toys will include Blast-Off, Vortex, Brawl, Swindle, and Onslaught, and, and just like in the game, they will be able to combine into the towering Bruticus.  You can check out the pics below.   

For more info, follow the jump and visit Transformers: Fall of Cybertron on Facebook, or www.transformersgame.com.

Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is expected to hit stores this fall.



Part of the TRANSFORMERS GENERATIONS DELUXE line launching this fall, Hasbro will be releasing five new action figures in their Cybertronian form based on the characters in the video game. These include BLAST-OFF, VORTEX, DECEPTICON BRAWL, SWINDLE, and ONSLAUGHTcharacters that can combine into one fearsome Decepticon, BRUTICUS, just as they do in the game.

The successor to acclaimed developer High Moon Studios' highest-rated Transformers game of all time, Transformers: Fall of Cybertron allows players to experience the darkest hours of the war between the Autobots and Decepticons as they vie for control of their dying home world, playing through both sides of the TRANSFORMERS' most epic battles that culminate in their legendary exodus from Cybertron. With the stakes higher and scale bigger than ever, fans will control an unprecedented assortment of TRANSFORMERS characters armed with authentic transformation designed around their unique abilities, including GRIMLOCK's nearly indestructible T-Rex form and the legendary COMBATICONS forming into the colossal BRUTICUS. Taking the franchise's competitive multiplayer to all-new heights, Transformers: Fall of Cybertronfans will go head-to-head in blistering Autobot vs. Decepticon matches after creating their own unique characters with the most in-depth, advanced customization ever before seen in a Transformers game.

For more information about the game, fans can visit www.facebook.com/transformersgame or the official game site at www.transformersgame.com.