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Get Ready for a Kinder, Gentler Transformers
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Get Ready for a Kinder, Gentler Transformers

While it’s true that the Autobots are as pacifist as they come, there’s still a lot of elements in Transformers that may be deemed inappropriate for young viewers, particularly preschoolers. This March, The Hub will debut a new Transformers spin off that is targeted towards children aged five to seven: Transfomers Rescue Bots. ...

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Pound Puppies: Homeward Pound DVD

On March 6, Shout! Factory in collaboration with Hasbro Studios will release Pound Puppies: Homeward Pound in DVD format. You can join Lucky, Squirt, Niblet, and the rest of the gang as they find a cute little puppy for every person, and a person for every cute little puppy. Pound Puppies: Homeward Pound collects 5 fur-filled episodes of the 2010 original series. Produced by Paul and Joe ...

Rescue Bots - Heatwave
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Transformers: Rescue Bots “Family of Heroes” Preview

Transformers: Rescue Bots, a brand new cartoon on The Hub network, continues the tradition of the Transformers franchise, but this one is geared toward young children. It has a crossover storyline with Transformers: Prime, with Optimus Prime (still voiced by Peter Cullen) being the lone connection between the two series. Transformers: Rescue Bots is mainly focused on educating children regarding ...

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Kaijudo rises onto The Hub, and stores this Summer

Hasbro and Wizards of the Coast have announced at this year’s New York Toy Fair their intent to launch Kaijudo. Kaijudo is a brand new cross-platform media brand built on the core of former Wizards trading card game Duel Masters. This new series will follow Ray Okamoto, a 14 year old high school student who once finds out he has the ability to summon beasts when he’s confronted by a ...

Transformers Mega Saturday
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Transformers Mega Saturday

February marks the Transformers’ triumphant return to The Hub, starting with the world premiere of the new animated series Transformers Rescue Bots, in which the franchise is reimagined in order to target preschoolers, as slightly cuter versions of the Autobots teach children all there is to know about safety. ...

Transformer’s Rescue Bots premieres on The Hub, Feb 18
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Transformer’s Rescue Bots premieres on The Hub, Feb 18

If you’re a Transformer fan, then you better make sure that you’re free on February 18, since that is the day The Hub will debut the second season of Transformers Prime, followed by the premier of the all-new series Transformers Rescue Bots. The premiere of Transformers Rescue Bots will be marked by two back-to-back episodes starting from 11:30 AM and at noon ET. Transformers Prime, on the ...

Marvel Super Hero Squad Joins the Hub on January 30
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Marvel Super Hero Squad Joins the Hub on January 30

The Hub Television network has recently acquired Marvel Animation’s popular kids’ series The Super Hero Squad Show. The popular half hour show based on Marvel’s comic book superheros will join The Hub’s Monday through Friday lineup starting on Monday, January 30, at 4PM ET, followed by encore presentations during the weekend. ...

Grab Darkness Rising on DVD for a Transformers holiday
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Grab Darkness Rising on DVD for a Transformers holiday

Just about one year ago, The Transformers returned to TV via the joint venture of Discovery and Hasbro known as The Hub. It’s there that the animated series made famous in the 1980s was reborn for today’s audience, complete with a new look that merged the classic style of the original toon with the updated flair of the Michael Bay movies. Transformers Prime was introduced by a five ...

Darkness Rising for the Happy Holidays
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Darkness Rising for the Happy Holidays

So, it’s Thanksgiving, a time for friends and family and happiness and food and of course giving thanks. But, we’re also gearing up for Darnkess Rising, a time of evil and Decepticons and fighting and …well, there’s probably some food too. Energon flavored. On December 6th, Shout! Factory will bring the Hub’s Transformers Prime home to DVD in Transformers Prime: ...

Transformers Mega Saturday
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Transformers: Rescue Bots makes way on The Hub starting December 17 in Special Event

Transformers: Rescue Bots, the latest animated series in the hugely popular Transformers franchise premieres in a special two episode event on December 17, from 12PM to 1PM EST on The Hub with the full series premiering in 2012, a move quite similar to another Transformers show. This latest series sees the Autobots given a mission to learn and protect Humans on Earth. From there the Autobots ...

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