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TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise Special Primetime Premiere Airs March 14th on Cartoon Network

TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise Special Primetime Premiere Airs March 14th on Cartoon Network

Robots In Disguise Cartoon Premiere - Cartoon Network will unleash TRANSFORMERS: Robots in Disguise on Saturday, March 14 at 6 p.m. (ET/PT) with a special one-hour premiere event. The latest installment in the iconic franchise features an all new animation style, and builds upon the lore of the iconic Transformers franchise filled with great humor and lots of fun adventure for fans of all ages. Read the full press release here.
Seibertron.com Interviews Shane McCarthy - Lindyhopping with Drift

Seibertron.com Interviews Shane McCarthy - Lindyhopping with Drift

McCarthyism - We left the interviews with comics creators lagging for a while, as life decided to settle itself, 2014 swept in and we're now ready for Combiner Wars hitting shelves in both paper, plastic and pixel format. But alongside that, we've also seen the return of one of IDW's original Transformers characters, Drift, in the hands of its originator - Shane McCarthy. Read on below for a spotlight on the Australian author of AHM!
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.

Preview of Transformers: Animated - The Complete Allspark Almanac, plus Contest

Preview of Transformers: Animated - The Complete Allspark Almanac, plus Contest

Posted March 02nd, 2015 at 4:44pm by Va'al - 3,803 views

Jim Sorenson, co-author with Bill Forster of the Allspark Almanac and regular Seibertron.com presence, has updated the Disciples of Boltax blog with an eight-page preview of this week's Transormers: Animated release by IDW Publishing: The Complete Allspark Almanac! Check them out mirrored below, and head to the blog here to find out more about the small contest held for fans of both this and the original release of the same pages. Then it hit me... there are numerous pages that aren't - Read More

Combiner Wars Wave 2 Preorders Now Live On HTS

Combiner Wars Wave 2 Preorders Now Live On HTS

Posted March 02nd, 2015 at 4:34pm by Autobot032 - 4,520 views

Hasbro Toy Shop has updated their listings and made available Combiner Wars wave 2 for preorder. Currently, some of the figures have already pre-sold out, such as G1 Leader Class Megatron and Legends Class Blackjack, but most of wave 2 is still available at this time. The Legends Class, Voyager Class Menasor and Leader Class Armada Megatron (as well as the G1) ship within 5-7 business days, while the limbs/Deluxes will begin shipping on March 27th. (It should be noted that that is an - Read More

TFsource 3-2 Weekly SourceNews! Kabaya - Transformers Go! - Wave 1 - Candy Toys Instock!

TFsource 3-2 Weekly SourceNews! Kabaya - Transformers Go! - Wave 1 - Candy Toys Instock!

Posted March 02nd, 2015 at 1:09pm by Autobot032 - 5,301 views

TFsource 3-2 Weekly SourceNews! Kabaya - Transformers Go! - Wave 1 - Candy Toys Instock! Greetings Sourcefans! We're starting off this week with new instock items like the highly anticipated Warbotron - WB01-D - Whirlwind, Xovergen - TF-02 God Armor Add on Kit for MP-10, Kabaya - Transformers Go! - Wave 1 - Candy Toys - Set of 3, Platinum Edition Year of the Goat Exclusive MP Soundwave & G2 Optimus, DOTM - APS-03 - Decepticon Barricade & Soundwave - Limited Edition Asia Exclusive, - Read More

Transformers: The Movie Screening in Yonkers, NY

Transformers: The Movie Screening in Yonkers, NY

Posted March 02nd, 2015 at 11:58am by Va'al - 4,669 views

Los Angeles is not the only city to get a Transformers: The Movie (1986) screening in the near future. Thanks to fellow Seibertron.com fan Todd Matthy, we have news of a screening taking place at The Alamo Drafthouse in Yonkers, NY, and tickets can be purchased here! Director Nelson Shin Year 1986 Starring Peter Cullen, Eric Idle, Orson Welles, Judd Nelson, Leonard Nimoy Rating PG Run Time 84min Age Policy 18 and up; Children 6 and up will be allowed only with - Read More

Official Images - Transformers Robots in Disguise Hero Mashers Optimus, Strongarm, Bisk, and More

Official Images - Transformers Robots in Disguise Hero Mashers Optimus, Strongarm, Bisk, and More

Posted March 01st, 2015 at 12:10pm by shajaki - 13,366 views

As we saw with the New York Toy Fair 2015, it appears the Transformers Playskool Hero Mashers line is keeping the direction of the new "Robots in Disguise" cartoon. Bumblebee, Sideswipe and Steeljaw have already been released in Canada, and will continue with Optimus Prime, Strongarm, and Clampdown. There's new official pics of the last three below! Additionally, Amazon Canada has other Hero Masher listings for Quillfire, Thunderhoof, Fracture, Bisk (under the Bixk typo), Jazz, and Drift. - Read More

Transformers Generations Combiner Wars - Pack-In Comics Details and Further Information

Transformers Generations Combiner Wars - Pack-In Comics Details and Further Information

Posted February 28th, 2015 at 12:04pm by Va'al - 20,028 views

Thanks to fellow Seibertronian chuckdawg1999, we've been able to determine what IDW Publishing Transformers comics will be packed in with Wave 2 onwards (and retroactively the first wave) of the deluxes in the Combiner Wars toy line! In a strange twist, rather than including comics from the actual Combiner Wars storyline, they feature issues from the pre-Dark Cybertron era - so far, at least. Check out below the synopses and confusing numbering from Offroad, Air Raid and Dead End, showing the - Read More

Micro Comic Fun Packs from IDW Publishing re-Sighted at Target Stores

Micro Comic Fun Packs from IDW Publishing re-Sighted at Target Stores

Posted February 28th, 2015 at 4:20am by Va'al - 15,003 views

It has been a very long while since we last heard of the IDW mini-comic 'fun packs', but it seems they've now moved from local comic shops to bigger stores - such as the Target in San Jose, CA, where Seibertron.com member cdavid3 has found them for $2.99 each, featuring Optimus Prime, Drift, Grimlock, and Bumblebee! Still interested in these? Head out for your weekend hunt and grab a couple. - Read More

Bob Budiansky to attend East Coast Comicon April 11 and 12

Bob Budiansky to attend East Coast Comicon April 11 and 12

Posted February 27th, 2015 at 8:35pm by LOST Cybertronian - 14,723 views

Bob Budiansky who worked on the Marvel Transformers comic will be attending East Coast Comicon at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, NJ on April 11 and 12. You can see all the guest information here. East Coast Comicon wrote:During a 20-year career in the comic book industry, mostly at Marvel Comics, Bob Budiansky worked as an editor, illustrator, and writer. Although he edited titles like Spider-Man and the Fantastic Four, was the regular penciler on Ghost Rider for more than a - Read More

Windblade Returns in Transformers: Combiner Wars - Another Interview with Scott And Barber

Windblade Returns in Transformers: Combiner Wars - Another Interview with Scott And Barber

Posted February 27th, 2015 at 1:18pm by Va'al - 12,878 views

The second piece of news from Rachel Stevens of Women Write About Comics has some of a crossover with the CBR article we posted earlier, but offers some interesting additions and further developments to that interview, as Mairghread Scott and John Barber answer even more questions about the upcoming Combiner Wars event with IDW Publishing and where the two series - Windblade and The Transformers - will be going from there. Read more here, and some selected quotes below! If you were to - Read More

James Roberts on IDW’s Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye - Audio Interview

James Roberts on IDW’s Transformers: More Than Meets The Eye - Audio Interview

Posted February 27th, 2015 at 1:11pm by Va'al - 13,068 views

A couple of news posts courtesy of Cybertronian correspondent Rachel Stevens over on Women Write About Comics, starting with a lengthy interview with current IDW Publishing writer for Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye. The hour-long audio deals mostly with general issues of the series, from its conception to ongoing issues, but there are some very interesting snippets throughout. You can listen to it in its entirety below! James Roberts, writer and mastermind, talks robots, disguises, - Read More

Writers Talk "Combiner Wars" Event, Transformers Gender Identity & More, Plus Preview Art

Writers Talk "Combiner Wars" Event, Transformers Gender Identity & More, Plus Preview Art

Posted February 27th, 2015 at 11:56am by Va'al - 13,253 views

Courtesy of entertainment website ComicBookResources.com, we have another interview with some of the creators behind the upcoming IDW Publishing Transformers: Combiner Wars event, crossing over current ongoing The Transformers and returning series Windblade. Read some snippets from the full piece - found here - below, in which John Barber and Mairghread Scott touch upon some of what is to come in terms of stories and themes, including some preview art for from Sarah Stone and Livio - Read More

Third (And Final) Round Of Fan-Built Combiner Polling Has Begun

Third (And Final) Round Of Fan-Built Combiner Polling Has Begun

Posted February 26th, 2015 at 7:46am by Autobot032 - 19,840 views

We previously reported on the Fan Built Autobot Combiner and that it originates from the Sea of Rust. Well, the Transformers: Battle Tactics mobile game has updated (as reported on here) and the final round of voting has begun. This final selection of choices contains the following options: Gender (The obvious options: Female, Male) Name (New options you may not have heard of: Quakebreak, Slammoth, Victorion) Nemesis (You get to pick the villainous scum! Devastator, Galvatronus, - Read More

Transformers: Battle Tactics Mobile Game Unveils Galvatronus First Look

Transformers: Battle Tactics Mobile Game Unveils Galvatronus First Look

Posted February 26th, 2015 at 7:30am by Autobot032 - 21,654 views

The Transformers: Battle Tactics app has updated, as well as provided us our first glimpse of what the upcoming Galvatronus combiner will look like once Voyager Class Cyclonus is released. (Cyclonus's torso mode features the head to Galvatronus.) We've mirrored the image below and if you'd like to participate in the game itself, you can download it from the following sources: Android/Google Play Store: https://play.google.com/store/apps/deta ... tics&hl=en Apple/iOS: - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #38 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #38 iTunes Preview

Posted February 26th, 2015 at 1:01am by Va'al - 13,176 views

Yes, there are still delays with IDW Publishing titles, Transformers included - but we can still get a look at what's soon to come in the next issue of More Than Meets the Eye,the end of Elegant Chaos and the Cybertronian Trilogy, thanks to the fantastic work by digital assistant Mariel Romero's, uploading preview screenshots to iTunes, and which we've mirrored below to quench your comics thirst. Check them out! Description JOURNEY'S END! Across time, across space, from prewar Messatine to - Read More

Q-Transformers 'Mystery of Convoy Returns' Episode 8 Online

Q-Transformers 'Mystery of Convoy Returns' Episode 8 Online

Posted February 24th, 2015 at 1:04pm by Va'al - 17,056 views

Another episode of the (supposedly) hilarious, definitely confusing animated series Mystery of Convoy Returns has been uploaded by the DLE YouTube channel - and this one features the Datsun brothers Bluestreak and Smokescreen! Check out the episode approximately titled 'Mystery Of Certain Psychic Powers', in Japanese, embedded - Read More

Andrew Wildman to Attend Dutch Comic-Con, March 28-29, Utrecht

Andrew Wildman to Attend Dutch Comic-Con, March 28-29, Utrecht

Posted February 24th, 2015 at 5:37am by Va'al - 17,070 views

Fellow Seibertronian MarkNL has informed us not only of the confirmation of Dutch Comic Con for this coming March in Utrecht, but also of the presence of one of the bastions of earlier Transformers comics as guests: Andrew Wildman, artist on the original Marvel runs, War Within and ReGeneration One! Find out more about the event here, and read on below for a bio of the Marvel, Dreamwave and IDW artist. Andrew Wildman his work as an illustrator has been used in advertising and publishing - Read More

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #4 Full Preview

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #4 Full Preview

Posted February 24th, 2015 at 5:10am by Va'al - 14,490 views

And here it is, the final preview for mini-series Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone by IDW Publishing. What do you think will happen, what will Gigatron do, how far will Hellbat go, and how many more times will Drift remind us of his past? Find out below, read our interview with series writer Shane McCarthy here, and head back here tomorrow for the Seibertron.com review! Transformers: Drift—Empire of Stone #4 (of 4) Shane McCarthy (w) • Guido Guidi (a & c) FINAL FATE! This is - Read More

New Gallery: Transformers Zone C-350 Rabbicrater with Zone OVA VHS

New Gallery: Transformers Zone C-350 Rabbicrater with Zone OVA VHS

Posted February 23rd, 2015 at 12:46am by Va'al - 23,230 views

In 1990, the Transformers Zone OVA videocassette was released in Japan, collecting the entirety of the Victory sequel - consisting of just the one episode! The 'series' follows new Autobot leader Dai Atlas, and focused on the Micromasters, in their Planet Zone defense base. Among them, Rabbicrater, commander of Zone City's lunar base and pilot, the newest offering in the Seibertron.com galleries! The Rabbicrater figure itself is a blue redeco of the 1989 Skystalker mold, and transforms - Read More

Transformers: IDW Collection Phase Two Volume 2 Amazon Listing

Transformers: IDW Collection Phase Two Volume 2 Amazon Listing

Posted February 21st, 2015 at 7:55am by Va'al - 15,094 views

A new listing has appeared on online retailer Amazon.com, for the August 2015 release of the second volume of the IDW Publishing Transformers Phase Two! Volume one, you might remember, ended with RID and MTMTE #5 - the second book not only starts where the previous left us, but includes Dark Prelude Spotlights Trailcutter, Hoist and Orion Pax, plus the entire Autocracy run, and is currently priced at $49.99. No cover has been shown, but one might suspect Sarah Stone will be back for this - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise (Animated Series) Pilot Review

Transformers: Robots In Disguise (Animated Series) Pilot Review

Posted February 21st, 2015 at 4:59am by Va'al - 25,405 views

The new animated series Transformers: Robots in Disguise has aired already in the Australian cyclone-lands, and Seibertron.com board admin Burn was able to both watch the Pilot and report on it without giving too much away! Read on below for a breakdown and thought cap on this new venture for team Bumblebee. Burn wrote:Burn Reviews Transformers:Robots in Disguise So I guess this job falls to me after having watched the two-part "Pilot". First and foremost, from what I've seen of the - Read More

BBTS Sponsor News: New Funko, DC Collectibles, Diamond Select, Transformers & More!

BBTS Sponsor News: New Funko, DC Collectibles, Diamond Select, Transformers & More!

Posted February 20th, 2015 at 4:32pm by Autobot032 - 20,953 views

-------------- NEW PRE-ORDERS -------------- TONS OF NEW FUNKO We have listed an incredibly huge amount of new items from Funko that includes a couple of new lines and a bunch of new properties. Check out the new 8” Vinyl Idolz stylized line that includes figures from Ghostbusters, Back to the Future, Young Frankenstein, The Walking Dead, and more; including the new Shogun Boba Fett. Legacy Collection Fans can now get their hands on the crew of the Serenity—including an exclusive - Read More

Combiner Wars Leader Class Armada Megatron Found At US Retail

Combiner Wars Leader Class Armada Megatron Found At US Retail

Posted February 20th, 2015 at 2:14pm by Autobot032 - 17,253 views

A new day, a new sighting! Seibertron.com's very own Cyber Bishop (retired Admin extraordinaire) has found Combiner Wars Leader Class Armada Megatron at a Toys R Us store in New Orleans Louisiana! He provided an image as proof and we've mirrored that image below, as well as the post he shared it on, due to it being a closed (to the public) Facebook group known as Transformers Addicts. If you have any sightings, please send them to us at sightings@seibertron.com and news to - Read More

The Combiner Wars Autobot Fan-Built Combiner Hails From The Sea Of Rust

The Combiner Wars Autobot Fan-Built Combiner Hails From The Sea Of Rust

Posted February 19th, 2015 at 7:33pm by Autobot032 - 20,869 views

The Transformers: Battle Tactics mobile game has provided some updated information about the upcoming Fan-Built Autobot combiner, more specifically, that it's origins come from the Sea Of Rust. We were notified of this update, thanks to fellow Seibertronian and fan, D-Maximus_Prime. We've mirrored the screenshot below: Keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates, plus the best galleries - Read More

Robots in Disguise One-Step Fixit Video Review

Robots in Disguise One-Step Fixit Video Review

Posted February 19th, 2015 at 7:01pm by Autobot032 - 20,172 views

A YouTube video by fellow Transfan Darkon633 provides us with the first video review of Robots In Disguise One-Step Changer Fix-It. Fix-It is part of Wave 2, which is currently shipping to retailers both at brick and mortar stores, such as Walmart, and online retailers such as Entertainment Earth. Before you run off to buy this little mechanic bot, check out the video review to see if he's right for your collection. In the video, there's a scale comparison and in robot mode he seems to scale - Read More

In-Hand Image - Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure TAV03 Strongarm

In-Hand Image - Takara Tomy Transformers Adventure TAV03 Strongarm

Posted February 18th, 2015 at 3:57am by Va'al - 27,046 views

Courtesy as always of Takara Tomy Transformers designer and dedicated fan Hisashi Yuki, we get a look at an upcoming character from the Transformers Adventure line - TAV 03 Strongarm! Yuki claims the figure will be released in the coming month, but you can take a look at the toy and how it looks compared to the Legends Arcee, Chromia and Windblade predecessors - Read More

IDW Transformers: Combiner Wars - Livio Ramondelli Character Previews

IDW Transformers: Combiner Wars - Livio Ramondelli Character Previews

Posted February 18th, 2015 at 3:47am by Va'al - 22,278 views

IDW regular artist Livio Ramondelli, the main visualiser for the upcoming Combiner Wars event - seeing the Transformers and Windblade series crossing over - has shared a couple of sneak previews of new and old characters joining the robot cast in the comics! Check out the mirrored images below, featuring Defensor and Superion, the big green himself Devastator, and the newcomer Mistress of Flame. - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers May 2015 Comics Solicitations: Angry Birds, Combiner Wars, Treasury

IDW Publishing Transformers May 2015 Comics Solicitations: Angry Birds, Combiner Wars, Treasury

Posted February 18th, 2015 at 2:22am by Va'al - 21,651 views

There may be delays in IDW Publishing comics this week, but to tide us over untill all distribution issues are resolved, we also have the full list of solicitations for the Transformers titles out in May 2015! The biggest news, other than Combiner Wars reaching its conclusion with both The Transformers and Windblade, is probably the SPOILERS in the More than Meets the Eye solicit, and the reprint of the beginning of the current phase of IDWverse in a massive format - check them all out below, - Read More

Q-Transformers 'Mystery of Convoy Returns' Episode 7 Online

Q-Transformers 'Mystery of Convoy Returns' Episode 7 Online

Posted February 17th, 2015 at 9:51pm by william-james88 - 19,343 views

The seventh episode of the DLE Channel 'Mystery of Convoy Returns' animation series is online with Sideswipe and Sunstreaker stopping by this time! The title for this one loosely translates as (potentially) 'Mystery Of Certain Explorers', a definite improvement over the last installment's title - check out the embedded video - Read More

Combiner Wars Leader Class Armada Megatron Pictorial

Combiner Wars Leader Class Armada Megatron Pictorial

Posted February 17th, 2015 at 8:50pm by shajaki - 23,383 views

Thanks to blogger Black Plastic Life, we now have in hand pictures of Combiner Wars Leader Class Armada Megatron! This figure is a retool of the Leader Megatron also in recent news who is more Generation 1 inspired. But if you're more interested in his Armada incarnation at the moment, take a look at his Bio! For millions of years, Megatron has led fanatical legions of evil Decepticons on their war for conquest. A living weapon with dozens of modifications made in the name of increased power - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers #38: Days of Deception Preview

IDW Publishing Transformers #38: Days of Deception Preview

Posted February 17th, 2015 at 8:32am by william-james88 - 20,668 views

iTunes has released a full preview of IDW Publishing's Transformers #38 - and you can check it out below! Make sure to head back here for a Seibertron.com review, too. Transformers #38 (W) John Barber (A) Andrew Griffith (CA) Casey W. Coller THE ONYX INTERFACE! The AUTOBOTS and DECEPTICONS face down human forces-and strange battlelines make for strange allies. Who will emerge with the ancient ENIGMA OF COMBINATION... and who will usher in the COMBINER WAR...? Expected Release: Feb 25, - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #111 - New York Toy Fair 2015
Twincast / Podcast #111:
"New York Toy Fair 2015"
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Posted: Thursday, February 19th, 2015