@HASBRO HOSTED “TRANSFORMERS: BATTLE IN BROOKLYN” FAN EVENT AHEAD OF THE TRANSFORMERS: RISE OF THE BEASTS FILM PREMIERE
Free Experiential Fan Event Celebrated the Transformers Brand Held on June 3 in Brooklyn, NY
On June 3, 2023, Hasbro and Amazon collaborated on a special “Transformers: Battle in Brooklyn” free fan event in Brooklyn, NY that celebrated the highly anticipated film Transformers: Rise of the Beasts – releasing globally by Paramount Pictures exclusively in theatres on June 9.
Thousands of fans lined up to take part in the event’s fun-filled Transformers-themed activities, interactive, shoppable Amazon product displays, and more. Fans took memorable photos and videos in front of the Graffiti-Style Mural from Japanese street artist Dragon76 – showcasing the Transformers brand in a vital, passionate ‘90s art style.
A Transformers Product Showcase was on display exhibiting the hottest new toys like the Bumblebee and Optimus Primal 2-in-1 Converting Masks and the Beast Battle Masters Cheetor figure, as well as collectibles and more from the latest Transformers consumer product lineup. Attendees also browsed a new collection of Amazon exclusive products inspired by the graffiti mural, including t-shirts, tanks, and hoodies for kids and adults from Merch on Demand, Amazon’s print-on-demand service that allows customers to shop millions of products from popular brands and independent designers.
Event-goers grabbed bites to eat from local, on-site food trucks, Glazed & Confused and Takumi Tacos, who offered free food from special Transformers-themed menus.
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Returning to the action and spectacle that have captured moviegoers around the world, Transformers: Rise of the Beasts will take audiences on a ‘90s globetrotting adventure with the Autobots and introduce a whole new faction of Transformer – the Maximals – to join them as allies in the existing battle for earth. Directed by Steven Caple Jr. and starring Anthony Ramos and Dominique Fishback, the film arrives in theatres June 9, 2023.
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