In 2015, Hasbro announced a cinematic universe uniting its biggest franchises.
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The Hasbro Cinematic Universe would have merged established series like the Transformers films...
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... with its fledgling, but already divisive G.I. Joe movies.
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It also would have included lesser known, but still popular nostalgic properties like M.A.S.K...
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... and the even more obscure, but also beloved, Rom: Spaceknight.
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However, with both the G.I. Joe and Transformers series petering out and facing reboots...
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... the chances of an actual Hasbroverse may have gone the way of the dinosaur.
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Still, with nostalgia stronger than ever in the mainstream, Hasbro could stabilize its properties and score a win.
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