The Entertainer and Hasbro join forces

Published on: 31st March 2016

The partnership is offering fans the chance to meet Optimus Prime.

entertainer480Optimus Prime, along with fellow Transformer Bumblebee, will be making an appearance at The Entertainer store in the Two Rivers Shopping Centre Carpark in Staines on 31st March and 1st April from 9am.

Fans will see the character come to life with a full-scale replica truck, which will be situated outside of the store.

“We are honoured that Optimus Prime has taken time out from his busy schedule to meet with his fans at The Entertainer in Staines this week,” commented Rebecca Rees, head of marketing and licensing at The Entertainer. “Customers will be given the opportunity to sit in his cab and have their photos taken with the truck and the equally popular character Bumblebee.”

Optimus Prime and Bumblebee will also be making an appearance at The Entertainer in Leeds at the White Rose Shopping Centre Car Park on the 7th and 8th April.

Children can also enter a competition to be in with a chance for Optimus Prime to visit their school. For further information, click here.


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