New Transformers Animated Origin Series Is Coming to Netflix in 2020

first_imgStay on target Autobots and Decepticons are headed to Netflix: The streaming service is debuting War for Cybertron, an animated series that will explore Transformers’ origins, in 2020.On Friday, Netflix announced the new animated show on its NXOnNetflix Twitter account. Netflix is collaborating with Hasbro, entertainment giant Rooster Teeth, and production company Polygon Pictures, to develop Transformers: War for Cybertron, Deadline reported. Hasbro, Netflix, Polygon Pictures, and Rooster Teeth didn’t disclose a premiere date for the series yet.A brand-new Transformers series, War For Cybertron, will roll out on @Netflix in 2020. All-new animation style. Origin story. Autobots. Decepticons. STOKED. pic.twitter.com/aRP0A8uPeF— NX (@NXOnNetflix) February 15, 2019John Derderian, Netflix’s anime director, told Deadline that the series, “will explore the expansive universe of Cybertron in a way that audiences have never seen before.” FJ DeSanto, who’s previously worked on the Transformers animated web series Power of the Primes and Titans Return,  will lead creative efforts for the show.Casting details have not been provided yet by Netflix, however, fans can watch Transformers Prime on Netflix to learn more about the Transformers universe.More on Geek.com:‘Breaking Bad’ Movie Sequel Is Reportedly Coming to AMC and NetflixMeet the Cast of Netflix’s ‘Jupiter’s Legacy’ Superhero SeriesZack Snyder Is Directing Netflix’s ‘Army of the Dead’ Zombie Trailer What to Stream on Netflix This WeekendZach Galifianakis Hits the Road in ‘Between Two Ferns: The Movie’ Trailer last_img