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Fresh on the heels of Michael Bay's announcement of what Bumblebee will look like in Transformers: The Last Knight:

It's time to look back at how our favorite yellow bee has transformed over the years!

Here's a video of some old and new to get you warmed up. Because, you know, stretching before any strenuous activity is always recommended!

A clip of the Bumblebee getting denied by Optimus from the 80s cartoon:

Here's the original opening to that four season long cartoon-

Remember the 1986 movie? Remember that “oh, sh!” moment?

Transformers Animated (2007-2009)

Transformers: Timelines Comic (Shattered Glass)


Want to see some of your old toys?

Here's an MP-21 Bumblebee, being played with and reviewed by a grown man-

The newer toys are pretty sweet, if you like scaled-down replicas of the bad-ass movie robots-

But remember when Bumblebee was actually a yellow slug bug?

Loved it in the 2007 movie when the yellow Camarobot whammed the Volkswagon!

And of course, we can't forget the movies!

Transformers (2007)

1977...I kinda liked this one!
1977...I kinda liked this one!

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen (2009)

Transformers: Dark of the Moon (2011)

Transformers: Age of Extinction (2014)

Transformers: The Last Knight hits theaters June 23, 2017!

It stars Mark Wahlberg (Dusty in Daddy's Home 1 and 2, which has been announced) as Cade Yeager, Josh Duhamel (All My Chil...just kidding; Transformers 1, 2 & 3) coming back as Lt. Colonel William Lennox, Sir Anthony Hopkins (Thor's big god daddy), Isabela Moner as Izabella (I didn't catch that the first time, either), Jerrod Carmichael (Garf in Neighbors and Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising), and the most important one of all, Peter Cullen (the voice of almost every cartoon character know to man, according to his IMDB page) will once again voice Optimus Prime.


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