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Beast Wars II: Lio Convoy's Close Call! (1998)

Bîsuto uôzu chô seimeitai Toransufômâ supesharu (original title)
The Beast Wars between the Maximals and Predacons intensifies and complicates upon the arrival of Majin Zarak, a titanic and terrifying Transformer.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Hozumi Gôda ...
Takehito Koyasu ...
Convoy / Burning Convoy (voice)
Tetsuo Komura ...
Sanryô Odaka ...
Apache
Masami Iwasaki ...
Bighorn
Katashi Ishizuka ...
Tasmania Kid
Kenji Nakano ...
Diver
Yûji Kishi ...
Scuba / Drillnuts
Yumiko Kobayashi ...
Lio Junior / Magnaboss
Mantarô Iwao ...
Takashi Matsuyama ...
Gigastorm
Hiroki Takahashi ...
Hellscream / Mantis
Takeshi Watanabe ...
Max B / Big Mos
Eiji Takemoto ...
Dirgegun
Junji Sanechika ...
Thrustor
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A spaceship carrying a Dimentional Warp Gate crashes on Planet Gaea. Galvatron tricks Lio Junior into handing over the control of the gate. With the power to cross time and space, Galvatron intends to bring Megatron to Gaea. But Gigastorm mistakenly brings the behemoth Majin Zarak instead. The Maximals are overpowered by this Predacon giant, so Magnaboss using the gate to call in Optimus Primal... Written by Evan Jacobson

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19 December 1998 (Japan)  »

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Trivia

This is the second full-length animated "Transformers" film to release in the franchise's entire history. See more »

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The end credits feature drawings of the characters drawn by children. See more »

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Followed by Transformers: Armada (2002) See more »

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SPACE DREAMER Haruka naru Beast Wars
Composed by Hideki Fujisawa
Lyrics by Kensaku Saito
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Finally Another Transformers Movie!
17 December 1999 | by (Earth) – See all my reviews

Not since 1986 had the Transformers hit the movie screens. But after 12 years, they're back! And it's about time! The movie is composed of three segments, two of which are recycled from the Canadian CG Beast Wars program. The highlight is the original 45 minute cel-animated segment called "Beast Wars Second:Lio Convoy Kiki Ippatsu". It's good to see hand drawn Transformers again, and the animation is light years above that of the Beast Wars Second TV series. The plot is fairly similar to the previous TF movie (Giant Monster Transformer can only be stopped by the Matrix), but it's still a lot of fun to watch! TRANSFORM!!


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