Optimus Prime lives again. The energy of the Matrix has been released. Peace reigns on Cybertron. This is how we knew the end of the original Transformers 1980s animated series. But this “Generation 1” era didn’t simply end where most fans across the globe thought it did! In Japan, the series continued from that point, beginning with the arrival of the Headmasters, a new breed of Transformers. Now, Shout! Factory has paired with Hasbro to bring this series to North America for the very first time, in a 4 DVD box set called Transformers: The Japanese Collection Headmasters. The collection comes home on July 5th. Read on for more details!