TRANSFORMERS SUPER LIFEFORM BEAST WARS RETURNS BLU RAY!
Super Life-Form Transformers: Beast Wars II (超生命体トランスフォーマー ビーストウォーズⅡ, Chō Seimeitai Toransufōmā: Bīsuto Wōzu Sekando)is a 1998JapaneseTransformersanime series, spawning a movie and a toyline. It was broadcast onTV Tokyofrom April 1998 to January 1999, and was the firstTransformersanime to be produced byNihon Ad Systemsand animated by the studioAshi Productions. The series was preceded byBeast Wars: Transformers, and was followed bySuper Life-Form Transformers: Beast Wars Neo. The series has a much lighter tone and is aimed more towards children, whereas the more accessibleBeast Warswas intended for a wider age range. The anime uses conventional animation rather than theCGIof its predecessor. With the exception of the faction leaders, all of the characters within the toyline are either remolds, reissues, or recolors of earlierBeast Warsor Generation 2/Machine Wars toys.
In addition to the 43 episodes, there is also a 50-minute movie,Beast Wars II: Lio Convoy's Close Call!, which takes place sometime between episodes 32 and 38, and amangaadaptation by Shoji Imaki. The only other country it was published in is Korea, and it was done byDaewon Media. The anime was also released inKorea, and it was broadcast onSBS.