The Transformers franchise, with its iconic robots in disguise, has captured the imaginations of generations since its debut in the 1980s. The memories of being a kid playing with these transforming toys are etched into the hearts of many, and now, Robosen Robotics is taking that nostalgia to new heights with their innovative Robosen Self-changing Robots.
Transformers began as a joint venture between Japanese toy company Takara Tomy and American toy company Hasbro. The Netflix series “The Toys That Made Us” has a great episode on its history.
For many, the Transformers toys were more than just playthings; they were companions in countless adventures, catalysts for creativity, and the source of endless hours of imaginative play. But as a kid I wondered just how long it would be until we saw real life robots in disguise. Well, it seems the team at Robosen Robotics has taken it a step closer.
Their collaboration with the Transformers franchise has resulted in a groundbreaking product – the Robosen Transformers.
Not just static toys, they’re highly sophisticated robots with the ability to transform autonomously.
Yep… completely self-transforming Transformers. The dream.
Yes, this video is real and it really is this smooth!
Equipped with advanced sensors, artificial intelligence, and precision engineering, these robots can seamlessly transition from vehicle to robot mode with remarkable fluidity. The attention to detail in both design and functionality ensures an authentic and captivating experience for fans of all ages.
Optimus Prime, the leader of the Autobots comes with an Authentic G1 design, Voice Activation and interaction and using 27 High-Precision servo motors meaning you can program him to do or say just about anything all through the use of an intuitively designed APP.
The team also created an immaculate version of Bumblebee from the line and are about to drop what could be considered their ultimate achievement.
However the new Flagship Grimlock could be their masterpiece as it takes the design to a whole new level as the gruff leader of the Dinobots transforms from Robot to a Tyrannosaurus Rex with all the features you would expect from this amazing series.
The fusion of nostalgia and modern technology is a testament to the enduring appeal of Transformers, however these beautiful creations don’t come cheap (Price List).
But at the end of the day they are one of, if not, THE most sophisticated consumer-ready robot on the market. It just so happens they have take the faces of our favourite childhood playtime memories.
If you are talking to my wife, can you let her know its top of my Christmas Wishlist ;).
For extra fun, Follow blind_neighbourhoodnerd on TikTok who uses the max potential of these robots to create some really fun content.