1986 Transformers Movie Coming To Blu-ray (Video)

If you were a kid who grew up in the 80s or just a fan of the generation 1 Transformers then we have great news for you. Finally we can all be one when the Original 1986 Transformers movie comes to Blu-ray for the first time here in North America. I don’t know about you guys, but I have been waiting for this for so long. I have this movie on VHS and DVD but not on Blu-ray. I have been dying to show my kids the glory that was The Transformers movie in beautiful HD since all they know is the terrible Michael Bay movies. 

In honor of the 30th anniversary of the original 1986 film release, Hasbro Studios and Shout! Factory have signed a multi-year deal to distribute The Transformers movie on Blu-ray and select digital platforms through out North America. According to Nerdist  the partnership between Hasbro and Shout! “will give the world a collector’s edition of the film, an HD transfer of the original 35mm elements, and a collection of high quality extras for which Shout! is known.

tf-movie-30th-anniversary-03For fans here in the states this is really great news and I personally can’t wait to get my copy of the movie. For many this movie defined as well as ruined many children from the 80s who loved the show and the toys. Let us never forget the terrible and tragic death of (arguably) the greatest hero in Nerd pop culture Optimus Prime. Still, this is exciting and you can expect to be able to get your hands on The Transformers: The Movie Anniversary Edition on Blu-ray September 13, 2016.

As always I want to hear from you Nerd Nation. Are you excited to finally be able to own The Transformers the Movie on Blu-ray and digital download? Also, what special features would you like to see in this 30th anniversary edition? Also check out the video below and remember the feels from your childhood. Be sure to leave me your thoughts in a comment below, on the Facebook page, or hit me up on the Twitter page @Nerdgasmneeds.


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