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At a time when many civilized film fans would love to see the TRANSFORMERS franchise wind down, the Paramount Pictures production only seems to be getting bigger. With a storyline that involves outer space, possible time travel, and the incorporation of the legendary King Arthur mythos, as well as a cast that includes faces both new and old from the previous four entries, it’s clear that TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT is brimming with ambition. 

A new super-sized poster in Times Square billboard gives us a good look at some of what’s in store for us when TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT comes out next year:

A few things that jump out from this TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT billboard:

  • It looks like Optimus Prime will be facing off against a three-headed foe that looks like something out of a GODZILLA movie
  • While a portion of the plot is rumored to be set in space, it’s clear that there will be plenty of earthbound mayhem, as you get a glimpse of a destroyed Chicago
  • That sword, which is said to be linked to King Arthur’s “Excalibur,” is going to feature in a major way
  • The film’s human stars (Mark Wahlberg, Josh Duhamel, Tyrese Gibson)- which usually feature in some way in the posters- are taking a total backseat in this one
  • There’s a tattered Decepticon flag
  • Alien ships are coming out of the skies!

Lots to digest here, if you’re a TRANSFORMERS fan.

TRANSFORMERS: THE LAST KNIGHT, directed by Michael Bay, comes out on June 23, 2017.

SOURCE: ScreenRant