Transformers and Nezha’s Chinese anime collaboration promo video released.

Chinese national broadcast CCTV and Hasbro began streaming the first official teaser trailer for their collaborative anime project “Nezha: Transformers“. The anime series trailer was first released on Sina Weibo, China’s Twitter-like social media platform. The series will get a wide release in China in 2020. CCTV also released a teaser visual from the upcoming series.

Nezha: Transformers are part of CCTV and Hasbro’s new franchise which will include an animated TV series and a line of toys. In addition, the anime will feature Samurai design from “Senki Kikai (Nenaku’s Great Adventure)” broadcasted on CCTV in 2003. Nezha is a little boy who fought evil dragons and killed himself as a statement to his parents, then later was brought back to life by his deity mentor and was reborn from a lotus flower with three heads and six arms, eventually becoming a deity himself.

Nezha became popular in 1979’s film “Nezha Conquers the Dragon King “. Nezha has appeared in numerous media projects, including television series and video games.

Transformers and Nezha's Chinese anime collaboration promo video released.