Machinima and Hasbro Launch Trailer For Transformers: Combiner Wars During SDCC Panel
talent - including Honest Trailers’ John Bailey, YouTube Stars Charlie
Guzman (DashieGames) and Anna Akana as well as BatintheSun’s Amy
Johnston and Jason
Marnocha - also announced
Burbank, CA, July 21, 2016 – With the August 2nd release date for the digital series
Transformers: Combiner Wars fast approaching, Machinima
and Hasbro opened the first day of Comic-Con by unveiling the official
trailer and announcing other important details during their must-see
Machinima and Hasbro revealed the incredibly talented group of actors
who will be voicing the combination of iconic and all-new
characters. The first highly-anticipated chapter in the Transformers
Generations Prime Wars Trilogy, the eight-episode
Transformers: Combiner Wars digitalseries launches exclusively in the United States on go90 as well as internationally with various partners.
the first look at the animation for the 3D series, the trailer features
the high-stakes drama and high-octane action from the growing
threat to all of Cybertron if the Power of Combination is used for
With millions of fans across the social landscape, the cast is some of
the most talented
and recognizable voice actors and animators in the industry including:
With her 1.8M
followers across YouTube, Twitter, and Instagram, Akana is a social
media powerhouse. As an actress, she has had roles in Marvel’s
Ant Man, Hello, My Name is Doris, and Freeform’s The Fosters.
Optimus Prime. Otherwise known as the “EpicVoiceGuy,” Bailey is perhaps most recognizable as the current narrator of
Menasor. Known best to his 2.6M YouTube subscribers as, “DashieGames,” Guzman has made a career out of gameplay videos. He’s built his
impressive fan base by taking games like Grand Theft Auto and Mario Kart, and adding comedic commentary to his gameplay.
Ricky is an actor, writer, and the host for Machinima’s franchise show,
Maxima. Best known for her work with the production company, Bat in the Sun, Johnston has also cameoed in Machinima’s recent
Street Fighter: Resurrection series.
Megatron. Marnocha is an actor and writer known best for his work on
Throne of Atlantis, Deathstroke: Arkham Assassin, and Justice League War Abridged.
Mistress of Flame. McKissack is perhaps most well known for her YouTube channel, thanks to her comedy sketches. She also has an extensive
list of acting credits that includes Four Rooms, The Magic Pearl, and
Pronsky is a voice actor with various TV and video game credits. He’s provided the voice to characters in shows like
Aldnoah.Zero, and Magi: The Kingdom of Magic, and for games such as
Dynast Warriors 8 and D4: Dark Dreams Don’t Die.
With over 200
credits to his name, Seitz has provided voices for a variety of
well-known films, TV shows, and video games. His work includes
Inside Out, Monsters University, and Resident Evil: Damnation.
Todaro is a voice actor with various video game credits. They include,
Shardlight, Technobabylon, and LittleBigPlanet 1 & 2 where he was the voice of the Buzz Lightyear.
Trott is a voice actress with credits that include the TV series
The Seven Deadly Sins and Miss Monochrome, as well as the video game
With over 20 years in animation, Calderon has developed more than a dozen animated TV series, including
Afro Samurai with Samuel L. Jackson on SpikeTV.
Writer. As a development and production executive for over 20 years, Desanto has played an integral role in the
Batman franchise and for films like Constantine and The Spirit.
He has also served as a writer for DC Comics, Boom Studios, Archaia
Entertainment, and Shopro Books. Desanto currently serves as President
and Head of Development for Silver
Krstic’s 20+ year writing and producing career has spanned comedy and action animation with big franchises like,
Clone Wars and Speed Racer, as well as stylish originals like MTV’s
Downtown and The Five Killers. He is also the creator of the Cartoon Network series,
Megas XLR and writes for comics and major video game titles.
production company, Tatsunoko, serves as one of the legendary
story-telling forces in Japanese anime and hero culture. They’re known
for creating worldwide classics such as
Speed Racer and Gatchaman (Battle of the Planets).
TRANSFORMERS: COMBINER WARS
Taking place 40 years
after the great war on Earth, the eight episode digital series
introduces new lore and all-new characters that, combined with the
characters fans have known for decades, will bring the Transformers
storytelling in a new direction.
The Autobots and
Decepticons have disbanded and returned to Cybertron. With the days of
Optimus Prime and Megatron over, Cybertron is now ruled by a
triumvirate. However, an ancient technology has enabled a
new threat, the power for multiple Transformers to combine into one
massive, dangerous form: Combiners. Who will stand-up to this threat to
ensure that the fragile peace that was 4 million years in the making