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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.
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.
Seibertron.com interviews IDW artist Livio Ramondelli

Seibertron.com interviews IDW artist Livio Ramondelli

Ramondelli - Continuing in our quest to bother all the creators over at IDW Publishing, and with a severe lack of Transformers comics coming out this week, we reached out for one of the biggest names right now, with his very unique style gracing the pages of several comics, from Autocracy and Monstrosity to Dark Cybertron via Chaos - ladies and gentlebots, please welcome Livio Ramondelli! Check out our full interview and join our discussion by clicking here.

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #1 Preview

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #1 Preview

Posted November 25th, 2014 at 3:05am by Va'al - 6,544 views

And finally, are you ready for the return of your average Decepticon gunman turned Autobot swordsman with a spiritualist tendency? IDW Publishing has you covered this week! Find out below a full preview for the first issue of Drift: Empire of Stone, and head back to Seibertron.com for a review later this week! Transformers: Drift: Empire of Stone #1 (of 4)—SPOTLIGHT Shane McCarthy (w) • Guido Guidi (a) • Alex Milne (c) DRIFT RETURNS! Last year, TRANSFORMERS readers were shocked when - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #35 Full Preview

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #35 Full Preview

Posted November 25th, 2014 at 2:59am by Va'al - 6,566 views

Next up in terms of previews from IDW Publishing, Everything Is Fine. We swear. Don't believe us? Read the full preview for Transformers: More than Meets the Eye #35 below, then, and see what is happening in Cybertron's past. Then come back later this week for the Seibertron.com review. Which will be fine. Everything is. Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #35: Days of Deception James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a & c) Days of Deception begins with… PEACE AND HAPPINESS! To be honest, - Read More

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #4 Full Preview

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #4 Full Preview

Posted November 25th, 2014 at 2:52am by Va'al - 5,612 views

Plenty of comics news this week from IDW Publishing! Everyone is writing and arting everything, as not only Angry Birds Transformers is out, but so are the new issue of Transformers vs G.I. Joe, MTMTE and the first issue of Drift: Empire of Stone - check out the preview for the cosmic comic by Scioli and Barber below! Transformers VS G.I. JOE #4 Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a & c) THE WAR AT HOME! But whose home—and whose war?! Interstellar war has never been so cosmic! The - Read More

IDW Angry Birds Transformers #1 Full Preview

IDW Angry Birds Transformers #1 Full Preview

Posted November 24th, 2014 at 12:04pm by Va'al - 9,064 views

If you haven't been following our news coverage recently, you might have missed (hard to, really) the announcements and teasers about the new Angry Birds / Transformers crossover - wich span so wide they include toys, a videogame, soundtrack with Vince DiCola and, of course, IDW comics. Check out below a preview of the first issue, out in shops and digitally this week! Angry Birds/Transformers #1 (of 4)—SPOTLIGHT John Barber (w) • Marcelo Ferreira & Livio Ramondelli (a) • Marcelo - Read More

IDW Continues To Celebrate Transformers 30th Anniversary - Press Release

IDW Continues To Celebrate Transformers 30th Anniversary - Press Release

Posted November 24th, 2014 at 12:00pm by Va'al - 9,673 views

Curious as to what IDW Publishing are up to recently, in terms of Transformers comics and the celebration of the 30th anniversary of everyone's favourite transforming robots? Look no further than the official press release we received today, mirrored below for your viewing - and keep an optic on Seibertron.com this week to see what the buzz is all about. IDW Continues To Celebrate Transformers 30th Anniversary The Celebratory Year Concludes With New Series! San Diego, CA (November 25, - Read More

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 - 16,599 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 - 13,866 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 - 20,585 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

IDW Transformers: Primacy #4 Full Preview

IDW Transformers: Primacy #4 Full Preview

Posted November 18th, 2014 at 6:21am by Va'al - 14,720 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

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 - 31,955 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 - 23,712 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 - 20,344 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

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 - 16,479 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 - 31,208 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 - 18,714 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

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 - 22,290 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 - 21,639 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

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 - 30,040 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

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 - 25,827 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 - 25,054 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

Transformers: Spotlight Omnibus Volume 1 Pre-Order

Transformers: Spotlight Omnibus Volume 1 Pre-Order

Posted October 30th, 2014 at 10:38pm by LOST Cybertronian - 12,570 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 - 17,181 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 - 24,717 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

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Preview

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Preview

Posted October 28th, 2014 at 3:12am by Va'al - 21,494 views

This week, IDW Publishing brings us another issue of the fan-acclaimed series of Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye - setting the stage for the beginning of Days of Deception and Elegant Chaos. Want to know more? Check out the preview for #34 below, and head back here tomorrow for the Seibertron.com review! Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 James Roberts (w) • Atilio Rojo (a) • Brendan Cahill (c) THE DILEMMA! On a planet dedicated to Right and Wrong, four damaged AUTOBOTS - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3-4 Art for Sarah Stone Covers

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3-4 Art for Sarah Stone Covers

Posted October 24th, 2014 at 3:15am by Va'al - 25,587 views

We showed the Sarah Stone variant cover in this week's review of Transformers: Primacy #3, but thanks to the IDW Tumblr we get both another good look atTrypticon and Metroplex, and clean art of the next cover, for issue 4, featuring Optimus Prime and Megatron! Check them out mirrored below. - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3 Review

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3 Review

Posted October 23rd, 2014 at 8:36am by Va'al - 22,607 views

Ready? FIGHT! (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis CYBERTRON AT WAR! The giant city-sized Titans, METROPLEX and TRYPTICON, battle on a scale the universe has never seen—and the destruction they leave in their wake leaves CYBERTRON ready for the DECEPTICONS to strike! It begins Story Last time we delved in Cybertron's past in Transformers: Primacy, the battle between Trypticon and the Titan Metroplex had only just begun. Issue three of this four-issue mini-series takes us deep into - Read More

IDW Publishing Transformers January 2015 Solicitations: Drift, Complete Allspark Almanac, Punishment and More!

IDW Publishing Transformers January 2015 Solicitations: Drift, Complete Allspark Almanac, Punishment and More!

Posted October 22nd, 2014 at 9:03am by Va'al - 28,157 views

Thanks to the lovely people over at IDW Publishing, we get to take a look at the Transformers comics being released digitally and in print this coming January - and there's plenty of stuff to go round, from Angry Birds, to Drift, to the two ongoing series as well as a collected edition of the motion comic Punishment in trade form, a collected Dark Cybertron hardcover and the Complete Allspark Almanac. Check them all out below! Transformers vs G.I. JOE #6 Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • - Read More

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 Review

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 Review

Posted October 22nd, 2014 at 3:06am by Va'al - 23,328 views

Dark Side of Future's Past - The Return (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis THE ENIGMA! At last… the secret origins of CYBERTRON’s golden age are revealed to OPTIMUS PRIME—and what he learns changes everything about the AUTOBOTS’ mission on Earth! They're off to meet Michael Bay! Story After a month's pause to take a look at Cybertron and whatever mess is taking place over there, we return to Earth's orbit to check in with Alpha Trion, Optimus Prime and whatever mess is about - Read More

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 Full Preview

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 Full Preview

Posted October 21st, 2014 at 3:49am by Va'al - 18,378 views

The second IDW Transformers comic being released this week looks at a very different past, through the words and memories of unknown variable Alpha Trion - read on below to find out more about Robots in Disguise #34, including a full preview, and head back later this week for the Seibertron.com review! Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 John Barber (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a) • Andrew Griffith (a) THE ENIGMA! At last… the secret origins of CYBERTRON’s golden age are revealed to - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3 Full Preview

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3 Full Preview

Posted October 21st, 2014 at 3:48am by Va'al - 16,533 views

IDW Publishing is releasing not one, but two new Transformers comics this week, both featuring some Livio Ramondelli art, both dealing with Cybertron's past. Check out below the full preview for the first of the two - Transformers: Primacy #3! Make sure to head back here later this week for the Seibertron.com review, too. Transformers: Primacy #3 (of 4) Chris Metzen & Flint Dille (w) • Livio Ramondelli (a & c) CYBERTRON AT WAR! The giant city-sized Titans, METROPLEX and TRYPTICON, battle - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #105 - Megatronus
Twincast / Podcast #105:
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Posted: Sunday, November 23rd, 2014