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Beast Wars: Transformers 

The Transformers' war continues in an older time, through a new generation. On pliocenic Earth, the heroic Maximals and the evil Predacons battle for survival against each other and against a violent planet.
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Two spaceships, one manned by benevolent Maximals, the other by evil Predacons, crash-land on a pre-humanoid planet while en route to Earth. Their crews assume indigenous animal forms to protect themselves from an overabundance of natural energy, transforming into robots to do battle. Thus, the Beast Wars have begun... Written by Aaron Teitlebaum <arteitle@engin.umich.edu>

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The Transformers story continues in the acclaimed sequel!


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Originally, the Predacon team would have had an extra member known as Insecticon, who was one of the figures released during the toy line's launch. Plans fell through though, so his character was cut from the show, with some of his dialogue given to Waspinator. See more »

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At the end of the first season, the Vok claim that there will be a great danger if the planet isn't destroyed. This is never elaborated on. See more »

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Airazor: Go on, spider. Make a move. PLEASE.
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Featured in Atop the Fourth Wall: Barbi Twins Adventures #1 (2011) See more »

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Beast Wars Theme
Performed by Leslie West and Joe Lynn Turner
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A stunning addition to the Transformers universe!
6 November 2003 | by See all my reviews

Fantastic animation coupled with awesome characters and fun, action-packed episodes equals Beast Wars. Talk to any hardcore G1 fan and they'll tell you how much they enjoyed this series and how well the producers pulled it off, carving their own name into the Transformers shrine whilst still completely respecting the original series and comics, even paying homage to them in several episodes.

Beast Wars is a stunner. So what are you waiting for - dig in and MAXIMISE your entertainment!


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