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Any fun-loving game that goes out of its way to explain the grim origin of a Tyrannosaurus robot – which I'd consider a kind of self-evident narrative atom – deserves a hug. Transformers: Fall of Cybertron, you are adorable.That adjective should slide right off the metallic war machines...

August 31st 2012 at 9:30pm 0 Comments
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Stiq Flicks – from film and video game industry freelance writer Kevin Kelly – examines video games and attempts to pair them with matching films. It's like wine and cheese, but with more aliens. Transformers: Fall of Cybertron rolled out this week and while we wouldn't have such a ren...

August 26th 2012 at 4:30pm 0 Comments
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The Transformers: Fall of Cybertron demo is available now on Xbox Live and will be out later today on PSN when the store updates. The demo features both single and multiplayer modes of cybernetic warfare. The single-player mode, sadly, does not let you try out Dinobot Grimlock, instead placing youi...

July 31st 2012 at 11:30am 0 Comments
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This trailer for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron features sweet guitar solos and a transforming G1 Optimus Prime. Players that pre-order the High Moon Studios-developed game at GameStop receive exclusive weapons and the G1 Optimus Prime character for use in both single-player and multiplayer modes.

July 28th 2012 at 10:30pm 0 Comments
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Transformers: Fall of Cybertron is dropping some hot pre-order bonuses across the UK, if fans order early through Game, Play, Shopto and other independent retailers. Pre-ordering from Game gets players a code to unlock the G1 Retro Pack, which includes a playable G1 Optimus Prime from the original...

July 26th 2012 at 2:00am 0 Comments
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Much like a Transformer itself, the launch date for Transformers: Fall of Cybertron has turned into something else entirely. Specifically, the planned launch of August 28 has transformed into August 21, a full week earlier. Activision has also released a new trailer featuring Metroplex, the giganti...

July 5th 2012 at 1:25pm 0 Comments
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Developer High Moon Studios showed it had a lot of love for the Transformers franchise with War for Cybertron, but sullied its goodwill with fans when a rushed Dark of the Moon movie tie-in hit store shelves. Now the studio's returning to Hasbro's toy line once again, leaving behind the Michael Bay...

June 11th 2012 at 8:00pm 0 Comments
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By their very nature, Transformers are adept at changing forms and adapting to new situations. So, it should come as no surprise to anyone that the Autobot's forthcoming adventure on Cybertron should so effortlessly transmogrify itself from a console title to a PC game.Transformers: Fall of Cybertr...

June 2nd 2012 at 3:00pm 0 Comments