Thanks to comicbooknews.com for the following article:
30 years ago today saw the release of Transformers: The Movie, the animated film that saw the demise of Megatron and Optimus Prime, the introduction of Unicron, and the rise of Hot Rod, Rodimus Prime and Galvatron.
For the first time, Transformers: The Movie is available on Blu-Ray.
â€œThe Transformers franchise has been part of American popular culture for more than 30 years, developing into one of the most recognizable brands around the globe,â€ said Stephen Davis, chief content officer and EVP of Hasbro. â€œTheÂ Transformers: The Movieplayed a huge role in the brandâ€™s early success, laying the foundation for major motion pictures, several successful TV series, clothing and apparel, toys and much more. We are thrilled to work with Shout! Factory to deliver the original movie to fans in a completely remastered HD experience.â€
Transformers: The MovieÂ goes on sale September 13th starring the voice talent of Orson Welles, Leonard Nimoy, Peter Cullen, Frank Welker, Casey Kasem, Judd Nelson and Robert Stack.