Live-action toy segments have stayed mostly the same, with most US and international ads showing kids (or a pair of hands) transforming the toys.
Japanese ads, by contrast, have shown a much larger preference for stop-motion toy segments.
He finally catches another piece of molding as Megatron (in his Optimal Optimus body) strafes him.
More recently, the massive ad campaigns for the live-action film series and associated merchandise has kept the Transformers brand in the eye of the public, and made the films feel like the blockbuster events they were intended to be.
Animation: Excerpts of Blackarachnia transforming, Optimus Primal turning his head, Optimus Primal landing in beast mode, Megatron glaring, the Maximals together, Optimus Primal at the Oracle, Cheetor turning his head, Blackarachnia opening her eyes, Optimus Primal transforming, Rattrap in beast mode.
Thanks to You Tube and the magic of video sharing, you can watch all the ads online as many times as you would like.
While many of this year's ads were released before the event, the night still included many memorable spots. That price point sounds expensive, but this is just about the only opportunity of year when viewers actually anticipate commercials.
By clicking or navigating the site, you agree to allow our collection of information on and off Facebook through cookies.There are two kinds of Super Bowl fans: those who watch for the football and those who watch for the advertisements.For those who prefer the sport, there were a bunch of great plays in Sunday's game you may want to watch again online — Ahmad Bradshaw's accidental touchdown comes to mind.For those who prefer the ads, we have just what you were looking for: All the ads from the 2012 game, together in one place.Super Bowl commercials once were half-minute clips that only lived on after the game in conversation.The Beast Wars ad campaign created a similar feel of a whole world waiting to be explored but this time with organic beasts.