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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.

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #35 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #35 iTunes Preview

Posted November 19th, 2014 at 4:06pm by Va'al - 13,821 views

In further comics news from IDW Publishing, Mariel Romero has also uploaded some screenshots to iTunes for the upcoming beginning of Days of Deception in the More Than Meets the Eye ongoing series! Check out below the sneak peek mirrored from the site, and look out for the full preview in the coming weeks on Seibertron.com. Days of Deception begins with… PEACE AND HAPPINESS! To be honest, there's not much we can say about this issue without giving away the life-changing events of last - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #4 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #4 iTunes Preview

Posted November 19th, 2014 at 3:36pm by Va'al - 11,218 views

They took a break, but the cosmic crossover of Transformers vs G.I. Joe comics is back soon, thanks to a preview up on iTunes. Expect the full preview and release to appear in the next two weeks, and check out the mirrored images from Mariel Romero's screenshots below! THE WAR AT HOME! But whose home—and whose war?! Interstellar war has never been so cosmic! The G.I. JOE team faces the TRANSFORMERS—on Earth and Cybertron. Plus—just in time for Halloween… meet the OCTOBER - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers February 2015 Solicitations: Classics, Combiners, Galvatrons and More,

IDW Publishing Transformers February 2015 Solicitations: Classics, Combiners, Galvatrons and More,

Posted November 19th, 2014 at 3:28am by Va'al - 16,918 views

Our friends over at IDW Publishing have released the covers and solicitation blurbs for their Transformers comics releases for next February 2015 - and they include some pretty interesting looks at what may or may not be coming in the IDWverse, including RID Galvatron in Drift, more Angry Birds and the Combination Enigma. Read on below! Angry Birds/Transformers #4 (of 4) John Barber (w) • Marcelo Ferreira (a & c) The action heats up as the Eggspark begins to alter the fundamental - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Season 3 Episodes 7,8 and 9 Titles and Descriptions

Transformers: Rescue Bots Season 3 Episodes 7,8 and 9 Titles and Descriptions

Posted November 18th, 2014 at 11:51pm by LOST Cybertronian - 10,950 views

All right Rescue Bots fans, Zap2it has posted the next few episode titles and descriptions for season 3. Episodes 7 "Bugs in the System" and 8 "Switcheroo" are season 3 episodes while episode 9 "The Riders of Midwinter" is actually an unaired episode from season 2. Episode 7 Bugs in the System Doctor Morocco proves that even small pests can pose dangerous threats to Griffon Rock. Episode 8 Switcheroo A space nebula causes the Rescue Bots and Burns family to switch - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy #4 Full Preview

IDW Transformers: Primacy #4 Full Preview

Posted November 18th, 2014 at 6:21am by Va'al - 12,265 views

The last issue of Transformers: Primacy hits the (digital and physical) stands this week, and we have a full preview courtesy of IDW Publishing! Check out the beginning of the end of the end of the beginning for everyone's favourite transforming robots, and head back to Seibertron.com for a review later this week. Transformers: Primacy #4 (of 4) Chris Metzen & Flint Dille (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a & c) END OF THE ROAD! The final secrets of war for CYBERTRON are revealed! Everything has - Read More

Transformers Robots in Disguise Amazon UK Listings

Transformers Robots in Disguise Amazon UK Listings

Posted November 15th, 2014 at 12:30pm by LOST Cybertronian - 29,263 views

Amazon UK has listed a few Transformers: Robots in Disguise figures. The listing mislablels Warriors Bumblebee as a 1-step. The Hyper Change Heroes Bumblebee and Grimlock transforms in 3 easy steps. Last but not least is 1-step Warriors Sideswipe. Lets take a look at the figures, shall we? Warriors Bumblebee Hyper Change Heroes Bumblebee Hyper Change Heroes Grimlock One Step Warriors Sideswipe - Read More

THE ART OF IDW'S TRANSFORMERS: CASEY COLLER EDITION

THE ART OF IDW'S TRANSFORMERS: CASEY COLLER EDITION

Posted November 13th, 2014 at 3:43pm by Autobot032 - 28,988 views

For the über fan among us, IDW has released a special, very limited edition hardcover book featuring the artwork of Transformers artist Casey Coller. How limited, you ask? Only 15 in the world! Read below for the full details: DETAILS *Limited to 15 copies *Includes a hand-drawn original piece of artwork from Casey Coller *Oversized hardcover celebrating IDW's amazing line-up of TRANSFORMERS artists *Exclusive Black Label Dust Jacket The Art of IDW's Transformers collects - Read More

Editorial Vision, Shakespearean Power Plays, and Giant Robots with John Barber

Editorial Vision, Shakespearean Power Plays, and Giant Robots with John Barber

Posted November 12th, 2014 at 1:22pm by Va'al - 21,878 views

Wanting more this week in terms of Transformers fiction? Why not take a read at this lengthy interview with John Barber on WeeklyComicBookReview, editor and writer at IDW on at least, oh, all of the current series featuring robots, including those yet to come. Some snippets below, full piece here! [Note: Thumbnail is RI cover for Transformers #35, by Andrew Griffith. Fitting, non?] Already well respected for his nearly Quixotic attempts to bring sanity to the Transformers movie continuity, - Read More

IDW Transformers #35 Review

IDW Transformers #35 Review

Posted November 12th, 2014 at 2:12am by ScottyP - 18,538 views

Days of Deception Or: Setting Up The Chess Board (Spoiler free-ish, for the first few parts) Synopsis Days of Deception begins! PROWL and the CONSTRUCTICONS hunt the world's deadliest game-three humans with a history of fighting CYBERTRONIANS! Lines are drawn as human and machine alike are drawn into-the ONYX INTERFACE! But does it know why kids love Cinnamon Toast Crunch? Story When we last left Robots in Disguise, a history lesson from Alpha Trion had concluded, with - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Preview Clips "Phantom of the Sea"

Transformers: Rescue Bots Preview Clips "Phantom of the Sea"

Posted November 11th, 2014 at 5:34pm by LOST Cybertronian - 15,839 views

Want to get a sneak preview of the upcoming all-new episode of Transformers Rescue Bots? Discovery Family has a couple of them via their website. Two new preview clips of season 3 episode 4 "Phantom of the Sea." Catch the episode this coming Saturday November 15. Until then enjoy the following preview clips. Discovery Family wrote:The Rescue Bots and the Burns family board a ghost ship that appears only once every ten years. Catch the full episode this Saturday only on Discovery - Read More

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise TPB Volume 6 Preview

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise TPB Volume 6 Preview

Posted November 11th, 2014 at 5:15am by Va'al - 15,207 views

With the preview we posted earlier for IDW Transformers #35, the new phase in the IDW-verse begings, as Days of Deception takes hold of the main stages - eventually leading into Combiner Wars for two of the series offered. But how did we get here? Make sure to pick up volume 6 of Transformers: Robots in Disguise to refresh your memory of all that's happened since Dark Cybertron, and check out the preview below! Transformers: Robots in Disguise, Vol. 6 John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith, - Read More

Generations Combiner Wars Designers Desk Video

Generations Combiner Wars Designers Desk Video

Posted November 10th, 2014 at 5:54pm by Autobot032 - 29,286 views

The official Transformers YouTube channel has posted a new video from their Designers Desk series, this time focusing on the upcoming Combiner Wars line. We've included the video embed below: Published on Nov 10, 2014 Today we meet with Transformers toy designers, Joshua Lamb and John Warden, to talk about Combiner Wars. They'll show you how to swap and combine all-new Legend, Deluxe and Voyager class Generations figures into SUPERION, MENASOR or a Combiner robot from your own - Read More

IDW Transformers #35 Full Preview

IDW Transformers #35 Full Preview

Posted November 10th, 2014 at 5:16pm by Va'al - 17,793 views

As of this week, Robots in Disguise loses its subtitle, and becomes IDW's Transformers ongoing with issue #35 and the start of Days of Deception! Check out a full preview below, and head back here later this week for the Seibertron.com review. Transformers #35: Days of Deception—SPOTLIGHT John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a & c) Days of Deception begins! PROWL and the CONSTRUCTICONS hunt the world’s deadliest game—three humans with a history of fighting CYBERTRONIANS! Lines are - Read More

Transformers Rescue Bots Confirmed 26 Episode Season 3- Second Longest Transformers Cartoon

Transformers Rescue Bots Confirmed 26 Episode Season 3- Second Longest Transformers Cartoon

Posted November 09th, 2014 at 7:14pm by LOST Cybertronian - 22,645 views

Thanks to Seibertron member Sabrblade who spotted a twitter conversation between Chris Mcfeely and Story Editor Nicole Dubuc who has confirmed that Transformers Rescue Bots season 3 will be 26 episodes. That will make Rescue Bots the second longest running Transformers cartoon behind the original G1 cartoon which had 98 episodes. If renewed for a full 4th season, Rescue Bots will take its place at the top. Chris McFeely wrote:@NicoleDubuc Just wondering, how many episodes long is Rescue Bots - Read More

1986 Transformers The Movie Soundtrack Getting Reissued on Vinyl

1986 Transformers The Movie Soundtrack Getting Reissued on Vinyl

Posted November 09th, 2014 at 12:14am by LOST Cybertronian - 26,661 views

According to musiconvinyl.com, the soundtrack to the original 1986 Transformers The Movie is getting reissued on vinyl. The soundtrack features the iconic track "The Touch" by Stan Bush and many others. This new release will be on 180 gram audiophile vinyl with the first 1000 numbered pressings on transparent blue vinyl. The release date is set for December 15. - Read More

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone - Shane McCarthy Interview

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone - Shane McCarthy Interview

Posted November 07th, 2014 at 4:40am by Va'al - 21,711 views

Thanks again to fellow Seibertronian SW's Silverhammer eagle eyes, we can share an interview conducted by Comic Book Resources with the writer of the upcoming IDW Transformers mini-series Drift: Empire of Stone (and the creator of the character in the first place) - Shane McMCarthy. Read on below for some snippets on the book, head here for the full thing, and check out the preview pages here! Later this month, writer Shane McCarthy returns to the samurai Transformer he created in "Drift: - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Primacy #4 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Primacy #4 iTunes Preview

Posted November 06th, 2014 at 8:46am by Va'al - 21,492 views

Thanks to a notification from fellow Seibertronian SW's SilverHammer, we get a look at the final issue of Transformers: Primacy from IDW Publishing! Check out below the first couple of pages, courtesy of IDW digital assistant Mariel Romero and iTunes, and head back to Seibertron.com in two weeks for the full preview. END OF THE ROAD! The final secrets of war for CYBERTRON are revealed! Everything has been leading to this—war has engulfed OPTIMUS PRIME’S world, and MEGATRON stands on the - Read More

Takara Robots in Disguise (2015) Figures Available For Preorder

Takara Robots in Disguise (2015) Figures Available For Preorder

Posted November 06th, 2014 at 8:06am by Autobot032 - 34,191 views

Import site Anime-Export has revealed their preorder listings of the upcoming RID toyline and they've also provided release dates and toy images. Unfortunately the images are not the best quality, but they do give us our first look at the Fixit figure. http://www.anime-export.com/index?prdcttype=preorder Most of the figures are due to see release in Japan in March. You can see the listing here, and we've mirrored the image of Fixit below: Keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com - Read More

Transformers Rescue Bots: Jurassic Adventure Hits February 10

Transformers Rescue Bots: Jurassic Adventure Hits February 10

Posted November 04th, 2014 at 6:25pm by LOST Cybertronian - 24,829 views

Our friends over at Shout! Factory, has listed a new Transformers: Rescue Bots DVD called Jurassic Adventure. The DVD contains six episodes and is listed for $13.93 with a February 10, 2015 release date. The DVD contains the following episodes which includes a mixture of season 1 and season 2 episodes. 1 Transformers Rescue Bots: Family Of Heroes 2 Transformers Rescue Bots: Return Of The Dinobot 3 Transformers Rescue Bots: What Lies Below 4 Transformers Rescue Bots: What Rises - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Froid and Terminus Character Design by Alex Milne

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Froid and Terminus Character Design by Alex Milne

Posted November 04th, 2014 at 3:31am by Va'al - 29,544 views

Fellow Seibertron.com user SW's SilverHammer spotted some Alex Milne tweets showing off the artist's contributions to Trasformers: MTMTE #34 - namely, character designs for Froid and Terminus, respectively the chief psychologist and Megatron's mentor. Check them out mirrored below! "Here is one of my contributions to issue 34 of MTMTE. I was in a tf prime mood when designing him." "My other contribution to MTMTE 34 is this he's supposed to have a lot of similarities to - Read More

TFYuki Unveils Legends (Generations) Tankor, With Comparison!

TFYuki Unveils Legends (Generations) Tankor, With Comparison!

Posted November 03rd, 2014 at 8:16am by Autobot032 - 38,083 views

Yuki's at it again, firing up his camera and tweeting his newest in hand previews of upcoming Legends figures. Up first? Cloud Roadbuster/Energon Ironhide. Followed by a comparison of the Hasbro and Takara versions of Tankor! A nice single shot of Brainstorm in vehicle mode, ready to be piloted by Arcana, and finally, a humorous wrap up to this collection of photos as Rattle/Rattrap takes off with AoE Hound's firearms, so he can go on a hunting spree. You can see Yuki's Twitter feed by - Read More

IDW Transformers 30th Anniversary Ken Christiansen Interlocked Covers

IDW Transformers 30th Anniversary Ken Christiansen Interlocked Covers

Posted November 03rd, 2014 at 6:59am by Va'al - 25,379 views

Here on Seibertron.com, we have shown some of Ken Christiansen's 30th Anniversary covers for the IDW Transformers comics as we posted the reviews for the last two issues of the two main ongoings. Now, Christiansen has posted the full, interlocked artwork on his Facebook page - check it out in all its glory below! IDW 30th Anniversary Covers Left to Right - Transformers : Primacy #3, Transformers : Robots in Disguise # 34, and Transformers : More Than Meets the Eye - Read More

Transformers Cloud Story Chapter Artworks

Transformers Cloud Story Chapter Artworks

Posted November 03rd, 2014 at 1:29am by mooncake623 - 24,886 views

Nagi Miyako has just posted a lot of the artwork he did for Takara Tomy on his Deviant Art account. These artworks are created for the Transformers Cloud story chapters. Check these amazing artwork we've mirrored below for your viewing pleasures and remember keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates, plus the best galleries - Read More

Kohl's exclusive Rescue Bots Optimus Prime Rescue Trailer Now Available

Kohl's exclusive Rescue Bots Optimus Prime Rescue Trailer Now Available

Posted November 01st, 2014 at 5:39am by Autobot032 - 42,453 views

Fellow fan and Seibertron.com board member, NicholasPrime, has found the Kohl's exclusive Rescue Bots Optimus Prime Rescue Trailer at retail, and provided us the link so you can order one from the comfort of your home! The price is $39.99 and it's available now NicholasPrime wrote:In addition to the two-pack you guys reported earlier today, there is this large Rescue Bots piece: http://www.kohls.com/product/prd-180570 ... hasbro.jsp Sorry if this has already been posted, but I - Read More

TFcon Chicago '14 Voice Acting 101 Panel

TFcon Chicago '14 Voice Acting 101 Panel

Posted October 31st, 2014 at 1:08am by Autobot032 - 36,894 views

Fellow fan, all around cool guy and Honest Trailers voice actor jON3.0 has pointed us in the direction of a video of this year's TFCon Chicago Voice Acting 101 Panel. The panel featured Venus Terzo, Dan Gilvezan and Alan Oppenheimer, and we've embedded the video review below: jON3.0 wrote: Venus Terzo (Blackarachnia), Dan Gilvezan (G1 Bumblebee) & Alan Oppenheimer (G1 Warpath) on voice acting and character voice creation including stories from Transformers at TFcon Chicago 2014. Keep - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Episodes 5 and 6 Descriptions and Titles

Transformers: Rescue Bots Episodes 5 and 6 Descriptions and Titles

Posted October 30th, 2014 at 11:51pm by LOST Cybertronian - 19,037 views

The details of new Transformers: Rescue Bots episodes keep coming from Zap2it. We now know the titles and descriptions for episodes 5 and 6. Rescue Bots airs Saturdays on Discovery Family. Keep on reading if you would like to know. Episode 5- Unfinished Business Before coming to Earth, the Rescue Bots must return to space to complete one last mission. Episode 6- No Place Like Dome Doc gives the Vigilant Computer a second chance to protect the - Read More

Transformers: Spotlight Omnibus Volume 1 Pre-Order

Transformers: Spotlight Omnibus Volume 1 Pre-Order

Posted October 30th, 2014 at 10:38pm by LOST Cybertronian - 12,450 views

Amazon has just listed a pre-order for Transformers: Spotlight Omnibus Volume 1. This volume collects the first 13 issues of the Transformers: Spotlight series. It is scheduled for release March 17, 2015. Amazon wrote:Featuring individual Transformers stories focusing on a vast array of characters such as Shockwave, Nightbeat, Kup, Arcee, Grimlock, and Optimus Prime, Volume 1 collects the first 13 issues of the Transformers: Spotlight series. - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers #35 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers #35 iTunes Preview

Posted October 29th, 2014 at 8:31pm by Va'al - 17,090 views

Not satisfied with this week's Transformers comics news from IDW Publishing? Then head on below for a quick preview of the upcoming rebranded Robots in Disguise - now simply Transformers - #35, and the return of an old face, thanks to digital assistant Mariel Romero and iTunes. Days of Deception begins! PROWL and the CONSTRUCTICONS hunt the world’s deadliest game—three humans with a history of fighting CYBERTRONIANS! Lines are drawn as human and machine alike are drawn into—the ONYX - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Review

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Review

Posted October 29th, 2014 at 4:42am by Va'al - 24,458 views

Face the Past (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis THE DILEMMA! On a planet dedicated to Right and Wrong, four damaged AUTOBOTS must make an impossible choice: kill or cure? Whatever they decide, their lives will never be the same. Make no Mistake Story Last issue was a gigantic piece of everything happening, in quantum manners, with sonic wrenches, parallel timelines, lost loves rekindled, and purple-soaked betrayals. How does one issue later compare or stand up to all that, with - Read More

Rescue Bots Season 3 Episodes 3 and 4 Titles and Descriptions

Rescue Bots Season 3 Episodes 3 and 4 Titles and Descriptions

Posted October 28th, 2014 at 10:52pm by LOST Cybertronian - 23,211 views

Zap2it has dropped the titles and descriptions for Rescue Bots season 3 episodes 3 and 4. Episode 3 is called "Too Many Kades" while episode 4 is titled "Phantom of the Sea." Zap2it gives the following descriptions. Episode 3 - Too Many Kades Cody and the Rescue Bots show Kade a valuable lesson in teamwork. Episode 4 - Phantom of the Sea The Rescue Bots and the Burns family get on a ghost ship that emerges once every ten years. Rescue Bots season 3 premieres Saturday November 1 at - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #104 - Wrath of Con
Twincast / Podcast #104:
"Wrath of Con"
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Posted: Sunday, November 2nd, 2014