Go-Bots was a popular 1980s toy line consisting of robots that transformed into vehicles and other mechanical objects. Launched by Tonka in 1983 (predating Transformers), it spawned a Hanna-Barbera animated series, Challenge of the Go-Bots (1984-1985), and a 1986 feature film.



  • Ken Hudson Campbell voiced Van-Guard in the animated series and film
  • Gordon Hunt was the voice director for the series and film
  • Rob Paulsen voiced additional characters on Challenge of the GoBots (1985 season)
  • Telly Savalas voiced Magmar in Gobots: Battle of the Rock Lords (1986)
  • Frank Welker voiced Scooter, Blaster, Rest-Q, Screw Head, Zeemon, and others in the animated series and film
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