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Old 11th July 2017, 07:21 AM
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Default Wally Burr, G1 voice director passes away at 93.

Wally Burr who was the voice director on G1 as well as GI Joe and a bunch of other well known cartoons and anime has passed away at 93 years of age.

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Old 11th July 2017, 07:36 AM
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What a legend. Thank you Wally. Rest in peace.
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Old 11th July 2017, 09:01 AM
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From all accounts I've heard, he was a big part of the reason the original show had so much character/heart. Among other series of the time.

It's sad news but on the other hand, what an inning, 93.
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Old 11th July 2017, 09:14 AM
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A true legend! RIP
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Old 11th July 2017, 09:27 AM
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Goodbye Wally. Thanks for what you contributed.
Which brings us to where we are today...

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Old 11th July 2017, 05:14 PM
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I think if it wasn't for the passion and dedication that Wally Burr and Bob Budiansky put into setting up Transformers before it was released to the masses, Transformers would have probably turned out more like Gobots/Machine Men, and lasted just as long.
You just have to listen to some of those recording sessions that have been released recently, to hear his involvement, to get the best from the Voice Actors, so that it wasn't just another paycheck reading of a random script. (something that all of the Voice Actors at BotCon have repeatedly said about Burr)
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Old 12th July 2017, 07:16 PM
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Very sad news Rest in peace
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Old 14th July 2017, 10:10 PM
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Thanks for all the memories Mr Burr til all are one.
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