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'Transformers' ride to open at Universal in June

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Prepare to face Megatron and his Decepticons on the Transformers 3D ride at Universal Orlando! Prepare to face Megatron and his Decepticons on the Transformers 3D ride at Universal Orlando!
ORLANDO, FL -

The highly anticipated blockbuster attraction TRANSFORMERS: The Ride – 3D will officially open on Thursday, June 20, 2013, Universal Orlando announced today.

Universal also launched an all-new "Join the Resistance" Facebook experience to prepare fans for the battle they'll experience on the mega-attraction.  "Recruits" can create their very own NEST IDs, train for battle, access exclusive photos and video and win prizes – including a trip to the attraction's grand opening celebration on June 20.

A press release from Universal Orlando describes TRANSFORMERS: The Ride – 3D as "a mind-blowing, action-packed ride experience that pushes the limits of technology to place guests in the middle of a larger-than-life battle between the Autobots and the Decepticons."

The ride was created under license from Hasbro, Inc. and is based on its iconic TRANSFORMERS brand.

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