Originally Posted by Rust
But robots are easy to do. Transformers looked good in terms of animation, although the shots often became a little busy and confusing with robot-limbs flying all over the place.
But the design themselves I wasnt too impressed with. I did like the alien complexity to them instead of just the very box-like look from the cartoon, but they still looked kinda fat and messy somehow. Particularly Megatron looked like crap.
Regardless of what people felt about the Transformers movies or the designs, they did a great job of blending cgi with live action. Those movies had great cinematography and the colors were vibrant. But then perhaps robots are easy to do like you say.