The Transformers: The Movie Announced for 4K Blu-Ray, Steelbook & Collector’s Edition Release This October

Following on from several weeks of teases from British Artist Matt Ferguson, FUNimation UK have officially announced that Transformers: The Movie, which is officially titled The Transformers: The Movie, will receive 4K Blu-Ray release in the UK with Standard, Steelbook and Zavvi Exclusive Collector’s Edition variations on offer.

Scheduled for release on the 25th October 2021 The Transformers: The Movie on 4K Blu-Ray will feature a remastered 4K High Definition transfer and a selection of never before seen bonus features that are exclusive to this release. The Bonus Features included in this release are as follows:

  • NEW Feature-Length Storyboards, including deleted, alternate and extended sequences
  • NEW Fathom Events 30th Anniversary Featurette, including Stan Bush’s acoustic performances of “The Touch” and “Dare”
  • ‘Til All Are One – A comprehensive documentary looking back at The Transformers: The Movie with members of the cast and crew, including story consultant Flint Dille, cast members Gregg Berger, Neil Ross, Dan Gilvezan, singer/songwriter Stan Bush, composer Vince Dicola and others!
  • Audio Commentary with Director Nelson Shin, story consultant Flint Dille and star Susan Blu
  • Featurettes
  • Animated Storyboards
  • Trailers and TV Spots

All three 4K Variations of the film will feature the aforementioned bonus material, and both Standard and Steelbook Editions will feature the same content other than a different presentation of its packaging, of which was created by Matt Ferguson. The Zavvi Exclusive Collector’s Edition meanwhile will contain a Standard Edition 4K with a selection of physical goodies, including a poster and artcards.

Zavvi Exclusive Collector’s Edition Contents:

  • 1x UHD Disc and 1x Blu-ray Special Features disc
  • 6x artcards
  • 1x Matt Ferguson’s “The Transformers: The Movie” Poster
  • 1x Artbook
  • All packaged in a rigid box

Standard Edition [4K]:

Steelbook Edition [4K]:

The Transformers: The Movie was previously released on Blu-Ray in the UK via Manga Entertainment as part of its anniversary celebration a few years back, of which also received the Steelbook treatment. This time FUNimation will release the film on Blu-Ray with a new transfer and cover art, of which will be available from 25th October 2021. The same set will also be released in North America by Shout Factory!

About Scott Emsen
Scott is the Founder and Executive Editor of AnimeBlurayUK but in the past he has produced content for ZOMGPlay, Rice Digital and Funstock and was once a Community Moderator for the Nokia N-Gage forums. Based in the UK, he loves anything related to Games & Anime and in In his spare time you'll mostly find him playing on one of his many gaming consoles; namely the Nintendo Switch and PlayStation 4.

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