The primary Transformers: The Final Knight TV spot is simply 14 seconds in size, nevertheless it units up the premise of this newest sequel succinctly. Optimus Prime has gone rogue. He is offended. And never above killing his personal. The most recent video from the Paramount sequel asks followers to decide on a aspect. Which may not be so arduous after witnessing Optimus kill his longtime buddy and comrade within the Autobots military Bumblebee, in what is without doubt one of the most surprising franchise twists so far.
Paramount launched the primary trailer for Transformers: The Final Knight on the finish of 2016. And its remaining scene, the place Optimus Prime tries to kill Bumblebee, had everybody in awe. Whereas there are theories as to why that is occurring, we cannot have an official reply till the film hits theaters on June 23, 2017. A poster launched shortly after the trailer confirmed Bumblebee’s arm mendacity barely in body, with Prime standing above him sword in hand, suggesting Optimus had really offed his former buddy. The cryptic tagline warned: “Rethink Your Heroes.” That theme is carried by way of right here on this newest video.
One rumor claims Optimus Prime’s assault on Bumblebee could also be a direct reference to the very first incarnation of those robots in disguise on the massive display, the 1986 animated journey The Transformers: The Film. In that film, Megatron kills Optimus Prime. Scorching Rod then takes on the Matrix of Management. Optimus is later resurrected by the Quintessons, who’ve full management over this former Autobot chief. This will clarify why Optimus choke-slammed his outdated buddy Bumblebee and seems to ship a deadly blow in Final Knight as related plot twists play out in live-action.
Paramount is growing a Bumblebee spin-off film, which has been set for launch on June eight, 2018. Christina Hodson, who was a part of the huge Transformers writers room final summer time, wrote the screenplay. No plot particulars have been given, however Transformers 5 is claimed to be straight linked to the occasions that play out in that film. It is doable that the Bumblebee film may very well be an origin story. And should even clarify how his communicator was damaged, inflicting him to make use of totally different technique of speaking with the Autobots and his human buddies all through all the franchise.
In Transformers: The Final Knight, Mark Wahlberg reprises his position from Transformers: Age of Extinction as Cade Yeager, main a forged that features Isabela Moner, Jerod Carmichael, Laura Haddock and Anthony Hopkins. Josh Duhamel and Tyrese Gibson additionally return as Lennox and Epps from the unique trilogy, with Liam Garrigan and Santiago Cabrera starring as King Arthur and Merlin, respectively.
Check out the brand new TV spot for Transformers: The Final Knight, as we get nearer and nearer to the June 23, 2017 launch date. It arrives from Youtube.