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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.

Full preview for Transformers vs G.I. JOE #5

Full preview for Transformers vs G.I. JOE #5

Posted January 30th, 2015 at 11:15pm by william-james88 - 6,536 views

Here is the official solicit for the long awaited Transformers vs G.I. JOE #5, followed by a full preview found on Comic Alliance. Transformers vs G.I. JOE #5 Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a & c) IT GETS CRAZIER! The biggest space battle ever grows to universal proportions! Will the G.I. JOE team and the AUTOBOTS make peace—before COBRA and the DECEPTICONS end the war… the bad way?! FC • 32 pages • $3.99 It should be shipping on February - Read More

New Interview with Mairghread Scott About Windblade and Combiner Wars

New Interview with Mairghread Scott About Windblade and Combiner Wars

Posted January 30th, 2015 at 11:13pm by william-james88 - 7,798 views

Comics Alliance has recently interviewed Mairghread Scott, writer of Windblade, about both Windblade and the upcoming Combiner Wars crossover. Key news emerging from this interview includes the following: - Combiner Wars will be a six issue crossover taking place over the course of three months. - Scott has long term plans for the Windblade series and character. You can read the whole interview - Read More

RobotKingdom.com Newsletter #1259

RobotKingdom.com Newsletter #1259

Posted January 30th, 2015 at 5:30am by Autobot032 - 14,191 views

ROBOTKINGDOM.COM Newsletter #1259 Hi, Here is a quick update from www.robotkingdom.com. Free TF Movie 3 Trading Cards for every orders and unsent Preorders! For every USD50 ordered, 4 pack of TF Movie 3 Trading card will be included. For over USD300 Order, A Card Album will also be included! #1 Hot News Takara Asia Exclusive APS-01U Ultimate Optimus Prime Photos Update! https://www.facebook.com/media/set/?set ... 600&type=1 Hasbro Platinum Edition G1 Reissue Insecticons Box - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Rescan Blurr and Optimus Prime Sighted in Hong Kong

Transformers: Rescue Bots Rescan Blurr and Optimus Prime Sighted in Hong Kong

Posted January 29th, 2015 at 10:48am by Va'al - 17,218 views

Thanks to fellow Seibertron.com user Sabrblade, and via fellow Transformers fansite TFW2005.com, we have a reported sighting in Hong Kong of a new Transformers Rescue Bots Optimus Prime and previously unknown, purple speed racer Blurr! Check them out in the images below. - Read More

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #3 Review

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #3 Review

Posted January 28th, 2015 at 2:41pm by Va'al - 8,621 views

Rock-Solid (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis THE STONE ARMY! The secrets of DRIFT’S past become his present-day problems… and RATCHET’S none too happy about being dragged along! Oh Ratchet Story We've arrived at the third chapter of the four-issue mini-series following Drift, after his exile from the Lost Light, and in case you hadn't noticed... Drift is an ex-Decepticon turned Autobot with issues, gone ultra good then riddled with guilt and in search of redemption - and the - Read More

New Takara Legends Comic featuring Swerve, Phaser, Rattrap, and Trypticon

New Takara Legends Comic featuring Swerve, Phaser, Rattrap, and Trypticon

Posted January 28th, 2015 at 8:03am by william-james88 - 10,140 views

Takara Tomy has just released the 18th comic in their Japanese Transformers Legends Comic Series. This one features, as they put it, fun everyday drama with Swerve, Phaser, Rattrap, and Trypticon (?!). The comic has been mirrored below for your - Read More

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #3 Full Preview

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #3 Full Preview

Posted January 27th, 2015 at 2:22am by Va'al - 12,810 views

In other IDW Publishing Transformers news, this last week of January also sees the third chapter in the new Drift miniseries, Empire of Stone, and the full preview can be found below! Head back here tomorrow for the Seibertron.com review, and let us know what you think in the Energon Pub. Transformers: Drift—Empire of Stone #3 (of 4) Shane McCarthy (w) • Guido Guidi (a & c) THE STONE ARMY! The secrets of DRIFT’S past become his present-day problems… and RATCHET’S none too happy - Read More

IDW Publishing Angry Birds Transformers #3 Full Preview

IDW Publishing Angry Birds Transformers #3 Full Preview

Posted January 27th, 2015 at 2:21am by Va'al - 11,402 views

Did you think they were egg-stinct? Think again, as Angry Birds Transformers #3 rolls in this week's releases of IDW Publishing comics starring our favourite transforming robots - and birds - as we near the conclusion of the mini-series. Puns await in the full preview below, and even more in the Seibertron.com review later this week! Angry Birds/Transformers #3 (of 4) John Barber (w) • Marcelo Ferreira (a & c) RAMP-EGG! When the Angry Birds’ precious eggs become leg-having, - Read More

The Complete Allspark Almanac Cover Art Revealed

The Complete Allspark Almanac Cover Art Revealed

Posted January 26th, 2015 at 6:27pm by Va'al - 14,964 views

Via Jim Sorenson's Disciples of Boltax blog, we finally get a look at the cover for his and Bill Forster's upcoming Complete Allspark Almanac! Artwork by Marcelo Matere and Josh Perez, showing off the main Transformers: Animated cast of Dinobots, Autobots, Decepticons, and some humans too, from Optimus Prime to Shockwave, Megatron and Captain Fanzone, Omega Supreme plus Cheetor, Rodimus and G2 Sideswipe - make sure to check it out below. It looks like The Complete AllSpark Almanac is just - Read More

80's TV Show Vehicles Reimagined As Transformers

80's TV Show Vehicles Reimagined As Transformers

Posted January 26th, 2015 at 12:28am by Autobot032 - 17,187 views

For the old school fans amongst us, you're going to love this one. Artist Darren Rawlings has taken some of the coolest vehicles from our childhoods, including K.I.T.T., the A-Team van, and of course the Back To The Future DeLorean, and turned them into his vision of what they'd look like as Transformers. You can see more of Mr. Rawlings' work over at The Chive, and check out a few of the mirrored images below. (Clicking on the images below will also take you to his personal site for the - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW PublishingTransformers Drift: Empire of Stone #3 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW  PublishingTransformers Drift: Empire of Stone #3 iTunes Preview

Posted January 23rd, 2015 at 3:31am by Va'al - 16,934 views

The second piece of iTunes via IDW Publishing comics news, sees the third issue of Drift being previewed in its own three pages of Empire of Stone horror - and Ratchet's cynicism. All mirrored below, ready for the full preview next week (And a Seibertron.com review, too). Check it out! THE STONE ARMY! The secrets of DRIFT’S past become his present-day problems… and RATCHET’S none too happy about being dragged along! - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Publishing Angry Birds Transformers #3 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Publishing Angry Birds Transformers #3 iTunes Preview

Posted January 23rd, 2015 at 3:25am by Va'al - 14,480 views

In a strange turn of digital events, over on iTunes we can find short previews for comics coming out next week from IDW Publishing! The first one, mirrored below, is the third episode of Angry Birds Transformers - make sure to head back after the weekend for a full preview, too. RAMP-EGG! When the Angry Birds’ precious eggs become leg-having, weapon-bearing rampaging eggs of mass destruction, the Autobirds must team up with the Deceptihogs to save Piggy Island! How much more mixed-up can - Read More

Children’s Museum of Indianapolis Transformers: Robots in Disguise Exhibit - March 7-July 26, 2015

Children’s Museum of Indianapolis Transformers: Robots in Disguise Exhibit - March 7-July 26, 2015

Posted January 22nd, 2015 at 4:28pm by Va'al - 16,155 views

The Children's Museum of Indianapolis have update their future events schedule, and our favourite transforming robots are taking over the exhibition space again! In honour of the arrival of animated series Transformers: Robots in Disguise, the Museum is hosting a collection showcasing different characters and their evolution from 1984 to the present day. It also seems to coincide with the currently expected air date of the series in the US - could this give us a more precise estimate? Check out - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers Comics April 2015 Solicitations: Defensor, Devastator, Windblade & More

IDW Publishing Transformers Comics April 2015 Solicitations: Defensor, Devastator, Windblade & More

Posted January 21st, 2015 at 10:07am by Va'al - 21,335 views

Our friends over at IDW Publishing have sent us the comics solicitations for their April 2015 releases, featuring not only the continuation of the two current ongoings The Transformers and More Than Meets the Eye, but also of Windblade as it takes its own component of Combiner Wars! We also get to look at some more Transformers vs G.I. Joe, and the possible cover of the seventh volume of what used to be called Robots in Disguise, collecting the pre-CW arc. Check them all out below, including - Read More

IDW Publishing The Transformers #37 Review

IDW Publishing The Transformers #37 Review

Posted January 21st, 2015 at 7:57am by Va'al - 18,302 views

Pink'n'Purple (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis THE ONYX PROTOCOL! As PROWL confronts SPIKE over the human’s betrayal, the mystery of G.B. Blackrock and the Onyx Interface deepens. Meanwhile, Tokyo becomes a battleground as Arcee faces the Constructicons… and Galvatron! Or not Story In issue #36 of the Transformers ongoing, we had the different factions setting themselves like pieces on a chessboard (with chases and explosions, of course). We also found out Prowl's real - for - Read More

HobbyLink Japan: Take Action in the New Year With These Great Action Figures!

HobbyLink Japan: Take Action in the New Year With These Great Action Figures!

Posted January 21st, 2015 at 7:20am by Autobot032 - 19,228 views

  MY ACCOUNT    PRIVATE WAREHOUSE    HELP CENTER     Variant Play Arts Kai Darth Vader by Enix Get 20% Off, place your order while you can.   Shop Now         Exchange Rate News!   The Yen is now over 116 Yen/US$ (135 Yen/Euro & 176 Yen/GBP), making HLJ's prices the lowest they've been since 2007!   View HLJ.com     Hot Preorders     LG13 Megatron by - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers Punishment One-Shot Full Preview

IDW Publishing Transformers Punishment One-Shot Full Preview

Posted January 20th, 2015 at 9:17am by Va'al - 17,665 views

The other IDW offering for this week sees the print version of the digital motion comic Tranformers: Punishment, with art by Livio Ramondelli, and finally at the correct chronological point on the current timeline! Check out a full preview below, and head here for the Seibertron.com review. Transformers: Punishment John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a & c) OPTIMUS PRIME RETURNS TO CYBERTON! And someone is killing Decepticons. PRIME teams with WINDBLADE to uncover the identity of the - Read More

IDW The Transformers #37 Full Preview

IDW The Transformers #37 Full Preview

Posted January 20th, 2015 at 9:15am by Va'al - 16,017 views

Despite delays, digital advances and other doodads, IDW Publishing offers the new episode in one of its ongoing robot comics - and we look at Earth and the Enigma of Combination in The Transformers #37! Check out a full preview below, and head back here tomorrow for the Seibertron.com review. Transformers #37—Days of Deception John Barber (w) • Andrew Griffith (a & c) THE ONYX PROTOCOL! As PROWL confronts SPIKE over the human’s betrayal, the mystery of G.B. Blackrock and the Onyx - Read More

TFsource 1-19 Weekly SourceNews! Unique Toys Alberich, DMK, Hasbro Generations and More!

TFsource 1-19 Weekly SourceNews! Unique Toys Alberich, DMK, Hasbro Generations and More!

Posted January 19th, 2015 at 12:22pm by Autobot032 - 38,847 views

TFsource 1-19 Weekly SourceNews! Unique Toys Alberich, DMK, Hasbro Generations and More! Greetings Sourcefans! We have new instock items like Unique Toys - Ordin - O-02 Alberich, DMK-03 Dual Model Kit - Optimus Prime - Lost Age Version, X2 Toys - XT005 Gemini Set of Furrow & Rotor With DKR002, War in Pocket - X03 Medilance & X04 Plague Set of 2, DX9 D03i - Invisible - Transparent Phantom - Limited Edition 1000 pieces, KFC - EAVI METAL Phase Four: A - Transistor & HiFi, Hasbro - Read More

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone TPB Listing on Amazon.com

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone TPB Listing on Amazon.com

Posted January 19th, 2015 at 5:33am by Va'al - 15,955 views

Thanks to a new listing on online retailer Amazon.com, we have a confirmed release date for the collected trade paperback version of Transformers: Drift - Empire of Stone: June 16, 2015 (currently priced at $16.50). No artwork yet, but check below for further details, including what to expect from the extras by Shane McCarthy, Guido Guidi, Stephen Baskerville and JP Bove. DRIFT RETURNS! After leaving the Autobots in disgrace, he's now alone, on a mission to clean up the darkest depths of the - Read More

Transformers Robots in Disguise (2015) Titan Hero Wave 2 Figures Information

Transformers Robots in Disguise (2015) Titan Hero Wave 2 Figures Information

Posted January 17th, 2015 at 1:39pm by Va'al - 33,207 views

The second piece of news from site owner Seibertron concerns the upcoming Transformers: Robots in Disguise animated series, with the second wave of Titan Hero non-transforming figures, featuring characters from the main cast. Check out more info and an image below! Transformers Robots in Disguise Titan Hero Figures Wave 2 February 2015 From the TV show! Beast-based Decepticons and heroic Autobots are back in Transformers Robots in Disguise Titan Hero Figures Wave 2. Each 12-inch figure - Read More

New Transformers: Rescue Bots Product Image and Description - Feature Bots Wave 1

New Transformers: Rescue Bots Product Image and Description - Feature Bots Wave 1

Posted January 17th, 2015 at 1:35pm by Va'al - 30,854 views

Site owner Seibertron has source some additional product descriptions and some new images too for upcoming products in various Transformers lines! First up, we look at the Rescue Bots, and the first wave of non-transforming Feature Bots, presumably because of an action gimmick - take a look below for an image and more info. Transformers Rescue Bots Feature Bots Figures Wave 1 February 2015 Get ready to roll out with the Rescue Bots! Transformers Rescue Bots Feature Bots Figures - Read More

Netflix and Hasbro Not Reaching Agreement, Transformers Series Removed From Streaming Service

Netflix and Hasbro Not Reaching Agreement, Transformers Series Removed From Streaming Service

Posted January 17th, 2015 at 6:39am by Va'al - 35,194 views

We have been treating it with uncertainty so far, since our first reporting of the news, but multiple Seibertronians, discussion threads, news sources and the official Hasbro Twitter account appear to confirm that the toy company and Netflix have indeed not reached an agreement for the continuation of several of their series. Relevant to our interests, Transformers: Prime, Beast Hunters, Rescue Bots and G1 will all be removed as a result - read more on this below, and head here for a full - Read More

The Goldbergs Tackle The Death Of Optimus Prime On This Week's Episode

The Goldbergs Tackle The Death Of Optimus Prime On This Week's Episode

Posted January 16th, 2015 at 7:35am by Autobot032 - 27,764 views

ABC's The Goldbergs is a love letter to show creator Adam F. Goldberg's childhood in the '80s and the decade itself. Because of Mr. Goldberg's love affair with the '80s and everything contained therein, our beloved Transformers have made a few appearances on the show and have even been a major part of the plot lines. This week's episode just so happens to be one of those episodes and tackles the touchy subject of worrying about life and death, from a child's point of view. What better time - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure Updates, Including RID, Generations, QT

Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure Updates, Including RID, Generations, QT

Posted January 16th, 2015 at 3:59am by Va'al - 18,650 views

Updating this Robots in Disguise story, or rather the Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure counterpart line, we have another list of figures being released under the TAV, TED and QT line codes from the Japanese toymaker. It confirms that the overall monicker includes currently unreleased Hasbro Generations toys, such as Cosmos and Shrapnel, some potentially RID Hyperchange (3 Step) toys from the animated series line, and some additions to the Q Transformers line-up, including Megatron, SKids and - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise - Meet the Decepticons

Transformers: Robots In Disguise - Meet the Decepticons

Posted January 14th, 2015 at 2:21pm by Va'al - 23,313 views

The official Transformers Facebook page has uploaded a new clip to promote the arrival of animated series Robots in Disguise - and the spotlight falls upon the Decepticon prisoners! Check out the embedded clip below for just a little more on Steeljaw, Underbite and more devious cons. Who are the villains that the new team of Autobots will be tackling when Transformers: Robots in Disguise debuts on Cartoon Network this year? We're glad you asked! Check out an inside look at Steeljaw and his - Read More

Press Release - Cartoon Network Acquires Global Rights to Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Press Release - Cartoon Network Acquires Global Rights to Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Posted January 14th, 2015 at 4:38am by Va'al - 18,487 views

While it does not come as a surprise - we had already heard from Hasbro Studios about Cartoon Network being the channel for Transformers: Robots in Disguise in October - another press release has been circulated concerning the global broadcast rights for the upcoming animated series featuring beast-like Decepticons, Drift and mini-cons, and the main cast of Bumblebee, Grimlock, Sideswipe and Strongarm. Read up below! CARTOON NETWORK ACQUIRES GLOBAL RIGHTS TO HASBRO STUDIOS’ NEWEST SERIES, - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers Comics January 2015 - Most Titles Delayed

IDW Publishing Transformers Comics January 2015 - Most Titles Delayed

Posted January 13th, 2015 at 10:39am by Va'al - 16,178 views

Were you expecting more, or at least some, IDW Publishing Transformers comics this week? So were we. Unfortunately, it seems as though road closures in Mississippi have put a glitch in that plan, as confirmed by Senior Editor John Barber. Expect a double dose of robocomics in the next two weeks, including the one-shot Punishment, Transformers #37 along with Drift: Empire of Stone, and Angry Birds Transformers #3, MTMTE #37 and TF vs G.I. Joe in the final week of January! .@rac2750 - Read More

IDW Transformers More than Meets the Eye #22 Deleted Scene - Art by Josh Burcham

IDW Transformers More than Meets the Eye #22 Deleted Scene - Art by Josh Burcham

Posted January 11th, 2015 at 8:45am by Va'al - 25,737 views

We reported James Roberts' deleted scene from IDW's Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #22, featuring Drift and Ratchet - so it's only fair that we also show you the great work that artist Josh Burcham has done with the script! Check out the mirrored pages below (thanks to a tip from fellow Seibertronian leokearon, and drop by Burcham's deviantArt page for more. - Read More

Hasbro Transformers Robots in Disguise (2015) Tiny Titans Wave 2 Image

Hasbro Transformers Robots in Disguise (2015) Tiny Titans Wave 2 Image

Posted January 10th, 2015 at 4:08am by Va'al - 38,830 views

Thanks to fellow Seibertron.com user Sabrblade, we get a look at site sponsor RobotKingdom's new listing for a second wave of Tiny Titans figures. While the first wave, as shown in our galleries and news reports, were predominantly Robots in Disguise based, it appears as though the second batch only includes two characters from the series (Terrashock and Quillfire). All the others are G1-esque characters drawn in the style of the new animated series, with a double dip on Jazz and Bumblebee - - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #109 - I Can Deal With That
Twincast / Podcast #109:
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