Attention freedom-loving beings: It’s time to prepare for battle as the Decepticons, once again, try to take over planet Earth. In other words, get ready for some action-packed entertainment in the form of a new, multi-level simulator ride at Universal Studios in Orlando, Fla.

Universal's newest attraction Transformers: The Ride — 3D  is set to open to the general public on June 20.  But we got a chance to ride the highly anticipated attraction, already a hit in Singapore and Hollywood, Calif.

Here are 8 reasons why longtime Transformers fans and newbies alike will dig Transformers: The Ride - 3D.