Transformers Universe is an upcoming massively multiplayer online game (MMO) free to play based on the Transformers franchise, developed by British developer Jagex Games Studio in cooperation with American toy company Hasbro, using the RuneScape engine (RuneTek 6 an upgraded version of what Runescape currently uses HTML5-based). Transformers universe was first revealed to the public at Botcon 2011.
The game is set to be released in North America, Latin America, Europe, New Zealand and Australia in Late 2013.
Gameplay will be a third person shooter, like other Transformer games. It will also be faction-based, with players joining either the Autobots or Decepticons and creating thier own transformer which they can level up through PvP, PvE and quests. The storyline will be somewhat based on the Transformers: Prime continuity, as the game is set before the events of Prime, but after the evacuation of Cybertron in the game Fall of Cybertron . The Game will be playable in a browser (Internet explorer, Google Chrome and Firefox have been confirmed). The game's starting point is on Earth which is also the likely battleground for Autobots and Decepticons.Other location may be included after the game is released, such as Cybertron .The main currency of the game is Energon which can be harvested and earned in game to buy new weapons and other items.
Iconic characters will be included in the game: