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IDW, Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye, James Roberts Shortlisted in True Believers Comic Awards

IDW, Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye, James Roberts Shortlisted in True Believers Comic Awards

True Believers - You may not have encountered the True Believers Comic Awards yet, but that's just because they have recently changed their name and re-established themselves as actual fan-run awards for comics readers. Why is this news, you might ask? Easily answered: IDW Publishing, Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye, and its writer James Roberts have all made the shortlist under various categories! If you think any of the nominations below deserve to win, head here to place your vote - results will be announced in July, at the London Film and Comic Con. Check out the details here.
Seibertron.com Interviews IDW Colorist Josh Perez

Seibertron.com Interviews IDW Colorist Josh Perez

Josh Perez - We're back here at Seibertron.com with another full-length chat with one of the minds behind the hands behind the Transformers comics offered by IDW Publishing - and it's time to go full colour: ladynuts and gentlebolts, please welcome colourist extraordinaire Josh Perez!
IDW Transformers: Windblade #1 Review

IDW Transformers: Windblade #1 Review

Windblade #1 Review - WHO IS WINDBLADE? In the aftermath of DARK CYBERTRON, WINDBLADE takes the planet by storm! But where did she come from—and what does her secret mean to the future of the TRANSFORMERS? A powerful new chapter in the TRANSFORMERS saga begins in this book! Check out Seibertron.com's review by clicking here.
First Look at Transformers 2015 Cartoon Optimus Prime

First Look at Transformers 2015 Cartoon Optimus Prime

Cartoon 2015 Optimus Prime - Earlier this month we got our first look at Bumblebee from the new Transformers cartoon scheduled to hit the air in 2015. Now thanks to Kids TV magazine we get another look at Bumblebee and Optimus Prime's new look! Check out the new image below. The new series is set to air in the Spring of 2015.
Seibertron.com Interviews Windblade artist Sarah Stone

Seibertron.com Interviews Windblade artist Sarah Stone

Sarah Stone - Thought we were gone for long? We are always here, lurking, waiting, and pestering IDW Publishing creators until they agree to sit down and graciously talk to us about what they're doing with the Transformers! We have a really recent newcomer to the franchise, comics and Seibertron, so please extend a warm welcome to the artist behind the soon to appear Windblade mini-series: Sarah Stone! Check out our interview by clicking here.

SDCC 2014 Coverage - ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS BRINGS MAYHEM TO COMICS

SDCC 2014 Coverage - ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS BRINGS MAYHEM TO COMICS

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 5:37pm by Va'al - 4,154 views

ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS BRINGS MAYHEM TO COMICS The Most Unlikely Crossover Crashlands At IDW! San Diego, CA (July 25, 2014) – Spinning out of the show-stopping announcement at this year’s Licensing Expo, Rovio Entertainment and Hasbro, Inc. have teamed up to bring together two of the world’s largest and most popular entertainment brands with ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS! This fall, IDW will bring the mayhem to comics with the brand-new series, ANGRY BIRDS TRANSFORMERS, expanding on the - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - IDW Publishing Hasbro Licensed Comics Panel Summary

SDCC 2014 Coverage - IDW Publishing Hasbro Licensed Comics Panel Summary

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 4:44pm by Va'al - 5,109 views

Site owner Seibertron is still on the scene at SDCC 2014, and is taking in all the comics news that the IDW Publishing panel will send us this way - so keep an eye out below for panel updates as they come, and a full gallery to accompany it (which you can access by clicking on any image below)! Trasformers Robots in Disguise – John Barber writing, Andrew Griffith main artist. Searching on Earth for 'mysterious object' - everyone loves Thundercracker and Buster. Transformers More - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Season 3 Teaser

Transformers: Rescue Bots Season 3 Teaser

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 12:14pm by El Duque - 6,514 views

Hasbro Studios has released a teaser for Transformers: Rescue Bots Season 3. Check out the cast in their Dino modes in the clip embedded below. - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Roar and Rescue Optimus Prime and Bumblebee at US Retail

Transformers: Rescue Bots Roar and Rescue Optimus Prime and Bumblebee at US Retail

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 7:58am by Va'al - 8,726 views

A while back we reported some initial Transformers Rescue Bots figures showing up at US retail. Thanks to Seibertron.com member zatara1701, we can now report new sighting of new figures from the same line, from a Toys'R'Us store in Humble, Texas! Check out below the two (adorable) dino versions of a T-Rex Optimus Prime and a Raptor Bumblebee, along with some out-of-package images and comparison shots. - Read More

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #31 (Dawn of the Autobots) Preview

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #31 (Dawn of the Autobots) Preview

Posted July 25th, 2014 at 5:45am by Va'al - 6,003 views

Slightly earlier than what we're now used to (must be SDCC!), IDW Publishing has released a full preview for next week's issue of Transformers: Robots in Disguise - which we've posted below for your viewing pleasure! Make sure to come back after the weekend for the Seibertron.com review, and sound off your thoughts in the Energon Pub discussion boards: what are the humans/Prowl/Galvatron actually up to? Transformers: Robots in Disguise #31: Dawn of the Autobots John Barber (w) • Andrew - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Product Images: Robots in Disguise

SDCC 2014 Coverage - Official Hasbro Product Images: Robots in Disguise

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 6:29pm by Va'al - 22,908 views

And to go along with that batch of Generations images, here are some official stock photos for the upcoming Robots in Disguise animated series! The batch includes Legion Optimus Prime and Strongarm (new Autobot character), Hyper Change Bumblebee, One-Step Underbite (new Decepticon character) and Sideswipe, and Warrior (Deluxe size) Bumblebee - who is, we remind you, the main star of the show. Check them all out below! - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Preview

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Preview

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 5:53pm by El Duque - 12,905 views

Hasbro has released a brief preview of their upcoming Transformers: Robots in Disguise series, which will debut on the Hub Network in 2015. Enjoy the sneak peek embedded - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Hasbro Brand Panel Images

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Hasbro Brand Panel Images

Posted July 24th, 2014 at 2:44pm by Mindmaster - 16,635 views

The panel and new reveals may be over, but the coverage of San Diego Comic Con is still coming! Thanks to our (boss)man on the scene, site owner Seibertron, we have our gallery of images shown at the Hasbro Brand Panel! The gallery ranges from recaps of already-released figures, soon-to-be-released figures, and newly revealed figures, such as the Generations: Combiner Wars Aerialbots, Stunticons (whose leader, Motormaster, like Bombshell, has reclaimed his true name), and our first look at a - Read More

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #1 Review

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #1 Review

Posted July 23rd, 2014 at 5:37pm by Va'al - 8,528 views

Space Balls! (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis SPACE WAR I! Earth makes contact with an alien race—and G.I. JOE is on the front lines of first contact! But when the TRANSFORMERS arrive—their version of “peace” does not match our own… Or maybe it does..? Story On a completely different note, artistically, thematically, tonally, from the concluding issue of Windblade... This week also marks the beginning of a new Transformers vs G.I. Joe ongoing from the mind and hands of - Read More

SDCC 2014 Coverage - IDW Publishing Transformers Humble Bundle Press Release

SDCC 2014 Coverage - IDW Publishing Transformers Humble Bundle Press Release

Posted July 23rd, 2014 at 1:12pm by Va'al - 8,519 views

IDW PUBLISHING KICKS OFF SAN DIEGO COMIC-CON WITH THE TRANSFORMERS HUMBLE BUNDLE Transformers Fans Can Pay What They Want For The Ultimate Transformers Digital Comic Collection While Also Supporting A Child-Focused Charity San Francisco & San Diego, Calif. - July 23, 2014 - Here's a bundle that's “more than meets the eye.” Humble Bundle and award-winning publisher IDW Publishing, under license from Hasbro, are kicking off San Diego Comic-Con with a digital comic collection of epic - Read More

IDW Publishing at 15 - Ted Adams, Chris Ryall.. and Drift

IDW Publishing at 15 - Ted Adams, Chris Ryall.. and Drift

Posted July 22nd, 2014 at 7:10pm by Va'al - 10,458 views

In an article published on the comics section of the LA Times, IDW Publishing founder Ted Adams and chief editor Chris Ryall talk about the company, where it started and how it got to be what it is now, 15 years after its creation. And the Transformers show up too! Check out the whole interview here, and some relevant robotic snippets below. The metamorphosis into a major independent player was complete when IDW won comics command of an army of robots in disguise. “It sounds very trite - Read More

IDW Transformers: Windblade #4 (Dawn of the Autobots) Review

IDW Transformers: Windblade #4 (Dawn of the Autobots) Review

Posted July 22nd, 2014 at 5:16pm by Va'al - 12,261 views

The End, Pt. 1 (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE! WINDBLADE seeks out the last refuge she has left, the living city METROPLEX as his malfunctions intensify! WINDBLADE realizes that even if she survives STARSCREAM, METROPLEX himself may doom them all! Recap? Recap Story And so we've had explosions, more explosions, scheming, Predacons, bar scenes, torture scenes, world building, a fantabulous Starscream and so far, a plot that does not seem to want to resolve - Read More

IDW Transformers Classics Vol. 7 Preview

IDW Transformers Classics Vol. 7 Preview

Posted July 22nd, 2014 at 4:29am by Va'al - 12,722 views

Finally for this week, IDW Publishing continue their collected reprints of the original Marvel run of Transformers comics, with the seventh volume of Transformers Classics! Check out a glimpse at the volume below, remastered for all your nostalgic needs. Transformers Classics, Vol. 7 Simon Furman, Bob Budiansky, Ralph Macchio (w) • Andrew Wildman, Frank Springer, Don Perlin (a) • Guido Guidi (c) The historic roots of The Transformers are re-presented for maximum Cybertronian enjoyment. - Read More

IDW Transformers: Windblade #4 (Dawn of the Autobots) Preview

IDW Transformers: Windblade #4 (Dawn of the Autobots) Preview

Posted July 21st, 2014 at 12:53pm by Va'al - 13,174 views

Next up from IDW Publishing, and again courtesy of Newsarama, we have the conclusion of the Transformers: Windblade mini-series, by the double-team of Scott and Stone. Check out a full preview below, and make sure to tune in again Wednesday to read the Seibertron.com review! Transformers: Windblade #4 (of 4): Dawn of the Autobots Mairghread Scott (w) • Sarah Stone (a & c) PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE! WINDBLADE seeks out the last refuge she has left, the living city METROPLEX as his - Read More

IDW Transformers vs G.I. Joe #1 Preview

IDW Transformers vs G.I. Joe #1 Preview

Posted July 21st, 2014 at 12:53pm by Va'al - 11,891 views

The IDW comics have been taking a couple of breaks this month, but with this final week of July, they definitely catch up! Check out below a full preview,via Newsarama, for the first offering: the truly bonkers Transformers vs G.I. Joe #1! (And head back here on Wednesday to find out if we have finally formed an opinion on it..) Transformers VS G.I. JOE #1—SPOTLIGHT Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a & c) SPACE WAR I! Earth makes contact with an alien race—and G.I. JOE is on - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye Vol. 6 and Dark Cybertron Hardcover Listings on Amazon.com

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye Vol. 6 and Dark Cybertron Hardcover Listings on Amazon.com

Posted July 21st, 2014 at 9:14am by Va'al - 9,608 views

While there is yet no confirmed cover artwork, two new IDW Transformers comics collections listings have appeared on Amazon.com: the sixth volume in the popular More Than Meets the Eye ongoing ($16), and a collected hardcover edition of the Dark Cybertron crossover event ($35.22)! Check out more information below on the volumes, both out at the end of December 2014. Megatron assumes control of the quest to find the Knights of Cybertron - a quest that has never before been so urgent, so - Read More

Transformers Rescue Bots: Mystery Rescue Pre-Order on Amazon.com

Transformers Rescue Bots: Mystery Rescue Pre-Order on Amazon.com

Posted July 20th, 2014 at 1:47pm by LOST Cybertronian - 12,428 views

The newest Transformers DVD release, Transformers Rescue Bots: Mystery Rescue is up for pre-order on Amazon.com. The description below list the episodes included with this release. The pre-order is listed for $14.93. The small, happy town of Griffin Rock has a mystery on its hands. Make that FIVE mysteries! And it’s up to Chase, Heatwave, Blades, Boulder and the Burns family to solve them. Do they have the sleuthing skills for the job? Find out in this special mystery-themed collection of - Read More

Angry Birds fly to San Diego Comic-Con with Stella, Transformers and, of course, comics!

Angry Birds fly to San Diego Comic-Con with Stella, Transformers and, of course, comics!

Posted July 18th, 2014 at 10:39pm by LOST Cybertronian - 20,349 views

Rovio will be at SDCC to present a new cinematic trailer for Angry Birds Transformers. Check out the press release below. Espoo, Finland -- July 17th 2014 -- Angry Birds will soon be flying South to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con to meet our fans and present our brand new cinematic trailers for Angry Birds Transformers and Angry Birds Stella. To celebrate the world’s most impressive comic bash, we are issuing new Angry Birds Comics with IDW with an exclusive variation issue - Read More

IDW Publishing’s 2014 San Diego Comic-Con International Schedule

IDW Publishing’s 2014 San Diego Comic-Con International Schedule

Posted July 17th, 2014 at 4:34pm by Va'al - 16,774 views

We just received the official IDW Publishing press release containing the entire schedule of events for next week's SDCC 2014, and have highlighted below all the Transformers related goodness! Make sure to check them out if you're in the area, or keep an eye on Seibertron.com for news as it happens. IDW Publishing’s 2014 San Diego Comic-Con International Schedule Full List of This Years Best Panels & Signings Unleashed! San Diego, CA (July 17, 2014) – Last week IDW released their - Read More

IDW Transformers Comics Solicitations - October 2014: Elegant Chaos, Rhinox, Halloween and More

IDW Transformers Comics Solicitations - October 2014: Elegant Chaos, Rhinox, Halloween and More

Posted July 16th, 2014 at 1:50am by Va'al - 23,374 views

Thanks to the lovely people over at IDW Publishing, we get a look at what October 2014 will bring us in terms of Transformers comics, with brief synopses and covers for all the books, including a teaser for the upcoming Elegant Chaos event starting in November! Check out below the full list, and let us know if anything catches your eye - what will you be picking up? Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 James Roberts (w) • Atilio Rojo (a) • Brendan Cahill (c) THE DILEMMA! On a - Read More

Andrew Wildman Transformers: Regeneration One #100 Variant Covers with Galvatron Sketch Auctions

Andrew Wildman Transformers: Regeneration One #100 Variant Covers with Galvatron Sketch Auctions

Posted July 15th, 2014 at 1:51pm by Va'al - 16,818 views

Renowned Transformers artist Andrew Wildman continues his ReGeneration One #100 charity auction streak, shifting back to the purple corner for the next five sketches - the mighty Galvatron! Check out the auctions here, and make sure to drop by his blog for more on the Wildman himself and his work. The Galvatron sketches are now up on eBay. As with the previous auctions there are 5 copies of the Convention Variant cover of Transformers Regeneration One #100. Each is bagged and boarded. The - Read More

Auto Assembly 2014 News Round-up: Guest Events, Hasbro Giveaway, Charity Auction and More

Auto Assembly 2014 News Round-up: Guest Events, Hasbro Giveaway, Charity Auction and More

Posted July 15th, 2014 at 10:05am by Va'al - 19,484 views

With only a couple of weeks left before Auto Assembly 2014, Europe's biggest Transformers convention, it's time for a catch-all post rounding up the slew of news that they have been posting in the past weeks. Starting off with two special motored guests, Barricade and Bumblebee in their replica vehicle forms from the first three movies, available for free photos all weekend; next up is a surprise official Hasbro giveaway, of which we still know very little, other than it's official, and it's - Read More

Transformers: Robots in Disguise #31 - Dawn of the Autobots

Transformers: Robots in Disguise #31 - Dawn of the Autobots

Posted July 15th, 2014 at 12:10am by El Duque - 13,222 views

iTunes has posted their early three-page preview of IDW's soon to be released Transformers: Robots in Disguise #31 (Dawn of the Autobots). Check out the sneak peek below, and stayed tuned for the full preview and review. MINDBOMB! The humans have access to a CYBERTRONIAN mind—but whose is it—and why do they want it? OPTIMUS PRIME and GALVATRON race for answers, as JAZZ faces the consequences of his last trip to - Read More

London Film and Comic Con Transformers 30th Anniversary - Bob Budiansky, José Delbo and More

London Film and Comic Con Transformers 30th Anniversary - Bob Budiansky, José Delbo and More

Posted July 12th, 2014 at 8:51am by Va'al - 17,664 views

Were you planning on heading to London, UK, this 18-19th October, for the London Film and Comic Con? As a Transformers fan, you might want to after this announcement: Bob Budiansky, along with writers Simon Furman and James Roberts, and artists José Delbo, Andrew Wildman, Stephen Baskerville, Nick Roche will all be attending a special 30th anniversary bash in the comics area of the convention! Check out the press release mirrored below. Bob Budiansky will be leading a host of writers from - Read More

SDCC 2014 Hasbro Panel Details

SDCC 2014 Hasbro Panel Details

Posted July 11th, 2014 at 8:18am by El Duque - 29,001 views

Convention season is in full swing and SDCC 2014 is just around the corner! The SDCC website has posted their full Thursday schedule, which as usual features the Hasbro panel. According to the summary they will be previewing both Transformers: Robots in Disguise (the new animated series slated for 2015) and Transformers: Rescue Bots Season 3. And of course, new product reveals! Seibertron will be on the scene reporting live from the show, stay tuned. Members of the Hasbro and Hasbro Studios - Read More

Transformers: How to Ride a Dinobot Comic

Transformers: How to Ride a Dinobot Comic

Posted July 10th, 2014 at 3:04pm by El Duque - 16,597 views

The Transformers Italy Facebook page has revealed a new offering from our friends at IDW Publishing, Transformers: How to Ride a Dinobot. The comic appears to be based on the Transformers - How to Ride Your Dinobot videos that were released on Hasbro's YouTube channel last month. Check out the cover - Read More

Micro Comic Fun Packs from IDW Publishing

Micro Comic Fun Packs from IDW Publishing

Posted July 09th, 2014 at 11:37pm by El Duque - 15,106 views

Your fellow Seibertronian and podcaster ScottyP made an interesting discovery while visiting his local comic book shop, Micro Comic Fun Packs for IDW Publishing. There are four themed packs - Optimus Prime, Bumblebee, Grimlock, and Drift. Each includes a mini-comic (which is a full length issue, just shrunken down), sticker, mini-poster, and temporary tattoo. They retail for $3.00 each. The actual comic issues included are: Grimlock pack: Spotlight ShockwaveOptimus Prime pack: Spotlight - Read More

Sneak Peek - Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #1

Sneak Peek - Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #1

Posted July 09th, 2014 at 11:10pm by El Duque - 12,516 views

Also from iTunes we have the early three page preview of IDW's Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #1. As always enjoy the sneak peek mirrored below, and stay tuned for the full preview and review. SPACE WAR I! Earth makes contact with an alien race—and G.I. JOE is on the front lines of first contact! But when the TRANSFORMERS arrive—their version of “peace” does not match our - Read More

Sneak Peek - Transformers: Windblade #4

Sneak Peek - Transformers: Windblade #4

Posted July 09th, 2014 at 11:05pm by El Duque - 11,796 views

iTunes has posted their early three page preview of IDW's soon to be released Transformers: Windblade #4. Enjoy the sneak peek mirrored below, stay tuned for the full preview and review. PUBLIC ENEMY NUMBER ONE! WINDBLADE seeks out the last refuge she has left, the living city METROPLEX as his malfunctions intensify! WINDBLADE realizes that even if she survives STARSCREAM, METROPLEX himself may doom them - Read More

A SEIBERTRON REVIEW: Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #31

A SEIBERTRON REVIEW: Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #31

Posted July 08th, 2014 at 8:55am by Tigertrack - 22,444 views

“..Scattergun of the Fourth Vorsk Offensive..” “You think that’s bad, try Dipstick of Operation: Doom Patrol...” What could be worse than that? (Lack of action in this setup issue maybe?) Previous issue stuff: Last issue the crew of the LOST LIGHT found themselves having to abandon ship as whole portions of their ship (and then eventually the whole ship) just disappears... Spoiler Free-ish plot in 31. The LOST LIGHT disappeared leaving the crew floating - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #96 - Age of Extinction
Twincast / Podcast #96:
"Age of Extinction"
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Posted: Monday, July 7th, 2014