|Abbreviation(s):||TF, TFA, G1, BW, RID|
|Creator:||Takara Tomy & Hasbro|
|Medium:||toys, television series, films, comics, books, video games|
|Country of Origin:||United States/Japan|
|External Links:||Transformers on Wikipedia|
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Transformers is an entertainment franchise that began as a toy property and expanded into television, comics, books, video games, and film.
"Generation One" includes the 1984-1987 animated series The Transformers and the 1984-1991 comic book series published by Marvel Comics. The Generation 2 comic book, the Dreamwave comics, the Beast Wars TV series, and various spin-offs are also part of this same universe.
The Unicron Trilogy
The "Unicron Trilogy" is made up of three TV series, Armada, Energon, and Cybertron
Live-Action Film Series
The Transformers: Prime TV series is set in the same universe as the 2012 Rescue Bots TV series, the 2010 War for Cybertron video game, and the books Transformers: Exodus, Transformers: Exiles, and Transformers: Retribution.
Common Tropes & Themes
Communities & Resources
- Transformers - All Media Types at AO3
- Movies > Transformers and Cartoons > Transformers/Beast Wars at FanFiction.Net
Major fan communities
- Beast Wars Anonymous (now defunct)