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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.

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 iTunes Preview

Posted October 15th, 2014 at 2:56am by Va'al - 15,170 views

No new comics this week yet, but we have a full three pages of the upcoming issue 34 of Transformers: More than Meets the Eye, courtesy as usual of the magnanimous IDW digital assistant Mariel Romero, and her screenshots uploaded to iTunes. Check them out below, as the journey into Megatron's past begins.. 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. - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcements - Josh Perez and Brendan Cahill

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcements - Josh Perez and Brendan Cahill

Posted October 14th, 2014 at 5:11am by Va'al - 12,913 views

Not long left now until the event, but TFCon Chicago are still announcing more guests! The latest additions are artist [url]Brendan Cahill[/url], semi-regular on the main IDW Transformers ongoings, and colourist Josh Perez, technicolour wonder on Robots in Disguise, More than Meets the Eye and more - check out what the event site has to day about them below. TFcon is happy to welcome IDW Publishing colorist Josh Perez to TFcon Chicago 2014. Transformers fans will recognize his work from the - Read More

Transformers: How to Ride a Dinobot Comic Issue #1 Free at Hasbro.com

Transformers: How to Ride a Dinobot Comic Issue #1 Free at Hasbro.com

Posted October 12th, 2014 at 3:04pm by LOST Cybertronian - 16,293 views

A while back, we brought you news of Transformers: How to Ride a Dinobot comic from IDW. Hasbro.com has made the first issue of the comic available free as a PDF. Written by John Barber with art by Marcelo Ferreria click here or the image to read the first issue. - Read More

TFcon Chicago Guest Announcement - Ken Christiansen

TFcon Chicago Guest Announcement - Ken Christiansen

Posted October 11th, 2014 at 5:35pm by Va'al - 23,384 views

Concept artist for all things Transformers, from IDW, to Activision, to Hasbro, and Seibertron.com friend Ken Christiansen has been announced as the latest guest for TFCon Chicago! Check out below some more information, including a preview of one of the prints he'll have for sale. TFcon is happy to welcome Ken Christiansen to TFcon Chicago 2014. His current Projects include contributions to the Transformers: the Covenant of Primus, IDW’s Transformers: Prime series, and toy development for - Read More

IDW Transformers Phase One - ComiXology 50% Sale on Single Issues

IDW Transformers Phase One - ComiXology 50% Sale on Single Issues

Posted October 11th, 2014 at 5:00am by Va'al - 23,426 views

Feel like curling up with a good book, or several, this weekend? Why not check out the IDW Publishing Transformers 50% sale on ComiXology! The entirety of Phase One is available until Monday 13th October at 11 pm EST, and you can also download Spotlight: Shockwave for free - check it all out - Read More

NYCC 2014 Coverage- IDW Hasbro Panel Gallery

NYCC 2014 Coverage- IDW Hasbro Panel Gallery

Posted October 09th, 2014 at 10:31pm by LOST Cybertronian - 25,514 views

We continue our NYCC 2014 coverage with images from the IDW Hasbro Panel. The panelists included John Barber, Amy Mebberson, Katie Cook, Sarah Stone, Mairghread Scott, and Jim Zub. They discussed many brands including Transformers, G.I. Joe, Dungeons and Dragons, Littlest Pet Shop, My Little Pony, and Jem and the Holograms. Click here to check out the full gallery. - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Primacy #3 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Primacy #3 iTunes Preview

Posted October 08th, 2014 at 2:24pm by Va'al - 16,988 views

And the second piece of comics news is another Mariel Romero upload to iTunes, a sneak preview of the opening of Transformers Primacy #3 - check out the pages mirrored below! 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! - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 iTunes Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 iTunes Preview

Posted October 08th, 2014 at 2:18pm by Va'al - 17,170 views

It's that time of the week/month, when the amazing IDW Publishing digital assistant Mariel Romero posts screenshots of upcoming comics to iTunes. Starting off below with the first three pages of Transformers: Robots in Disguise #34 - check them out! 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! - Read More

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #3 Full Preview

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #3 Full Preview

Posted October 07th, 2014 at 5:38am by Va'al - 18,470 views

In other IDW Publishing news this week, we also have a preview for the return of the crackers comics crossover: Transformers vs GI Joe #3! Check out below the first handful of pages from the issue, and check back in with Seibertron.com later this week for a review. Transformers VS G.I. JOE #3 Tom Scioli & John Barber (w) • Scioli (a & c) CYBERTRON INFESTED! The Transformers’ homeworld is crawling with tiny green invaders from the planet Earth—the G.I. JOE team! Also this - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy TPB - Pre-Order Listing on Amazon.com

IDW Transformers: Primacy TPB - Pre-Order Listing on Amazon.com

Posted October 06th, 2014 at 12:21pm by Va'al - 16,104 views

Fellow Seibertron.com user triKlops has spotted a listing on Amazon.com for the collected trade paperback edition of Transformers Primacy, the current IDW output from Flint Dille, Chris Metzen and Livio Ramondelli. While the cover is not confirmed, the release date should not wildly differ from the one presented on the site - so readers can expect a March 2015 book, currently priced at $14.46. Optimus Prime versus Megatron! Autobots versus Decepticons! At the dawn of the conflict, battle - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - IDW Colourist Josh Burcham

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - IDW Colourist Josh Burcham

Posted October 03rd, 2014 at 9:17pm by Va'al - 22,696 views

Joining a meaty roster of guests, IDW colourist and artist Josh Burcham will be attending this month's TFCon 2014 in Chicago! Read on below to find out more about him and his work, and make sure to drop by his table at the event - and Seibertron.com's! We are happy to welcome IDW Publishing colorist Josh Burcham to TFcon Chicago 2014. Transformers fans will recognize his work from the pages of Transformers More Than Meets The Eye and dozens of other one shots and mini series. He will be - Read More

IDW Publishing NYCC 2014 Signing Schedule, Featuring Barber, Stone, Scott, Griffith and Ramondelli

IDW Publishing NYCC 2014 Signing Schedule, Featuring Barber, Stone, Scott, Griffith and Ramondelli

Posted October 03rd, 2014 at 12:11pm by Va'al - 28,503 views

With NYCC 2014 approaching, IDW Publishing has sent round a press release detailing their signing schedules for the event - and of course, this means Transformers comics authors will be attending and ready to sign and chat with fans! Check out the full list below, and the relevant time slots highlighted for your convenience. IDW Publishing’s 2014 NYCC Schedule Full List of The Shows Best Panels & Signings Unleashed! San Diego, CA (October 3, 2014) – Earlier this week IDW released - Read More

IDW Limited Annual Sale: Transformers Sketch Covers, Free Collector Books

IDW Limited Annual Sale: Transformers Sketch Covers, Free Collector Books

Posted September 30th, 2014 at 4:10pm by Va'al - 19,068 views

The magnanimous people over at IDW Limited, the collector oriented branch of IDW Publishing, are having an amazing sale all week on all Transformers titles! Loads of Transformers sketch covers at 50% off, and you get one free item per order - which could be as much as a free $450 book! Head here to check out their offerings. From September 30 to October 3rd, each time you shop on www.idwlimited.com one item of equal or lower value of the lowest-priced item in your cart will be free at - Read More

Herb Trimpe Announced as Guest at London and Belfast Film and Comic Cons

Herb Trimpe Announced as Guest at London and Belfast Film and Comic Cons

Posted September 28th, 2014 at 1:21am by LOST Cybertronian - 26,320 views

The London Film and Comic Con continues to add guests. Herb Trimpe who drew interiors for a few Marvel Transformers issues and the mini series G.I. Joe and The Transformers as well as many covers for the series will be a guest at the con October 18 and 19. He also helped introduce Wolverine into the Marvel Universe and was the seminal Incredible Hulk artist in the 1970's. He joins previously announced guests Bob Budiansky and Jose Delbo. The next weekend he will be a guest at the Belfast Film - Read More

Transformers Timelines Issue 9 Now Available

Transformers Timelines Issue 9 Now Available

Posted September 24th, 2014 at 4:29pm by LOST Cybertronian - 22,815 views

Free comic book day in September? As promised yesterday, Transformers Timelines issue 9: A Common Foe is now up and the whole 22 page comic is free for your reading pleasure. The issue features characters from the TFSS 3.0 and takes place directly after the events of Timelines issue 8: Termination. You can read the PDF issue here. - Read More

IDW TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #33 - Review

IDW TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #33 - Review

Posted September 24th, 2014 at 10:16am by Va'al - 23,227 views

Guess Who's 'Jack (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis WHEELJACK REBORN! After months unconscious, WHEELJACK awakens to find a strange, new CYBERTRON! STARSCREAM rules—OPTIMUS PRIME has made peace with MEGATRON—and WINDBLADE controls the city. What’s a scientist to do… but uncover the greatest mystery in TRANSFORMERS history? Smart bot Story In the previous issue, Earth was exposed, Galvatron revealed, Prowl came clean and many many shots were fired, as Thundercracker continues - Read More

IDW TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #33 FULL PREVIEW

IDW TRANSFORMERS: ROBOTS IN DISGUISE #33 FULL PREVIEW

Posted September 24th, 2014 at 7:08am by Va'al - 18,041 views

The next offering of Transformers comics from IDW Publishing comes in the form of a return to Cybertron through the eyes of Wheeljack and the hands of John Barber, Sarah Stone and Andrew Griffith - check out below the full preview of Robots in Disguise #33 (while the name still lasts)! Transformers: Robots in Disguise #33: Dawn of the Autobots John Barber (w) • Sarah Stone (a) WHEELJACK REBORN! After months unconscious, WHEELJACK awakens to find a strange, new CYBERTRON! STARSCREAM - Read More

Full 22 page Subscription 3.0 comic available tomorrow on Transformers Collectors' Club website #TFSS3point0

Full 22 page Subscription 3.0 comic available tomorrow on Transformers Collectors' Club website #TFSS3point0

Posted September 23rd, 2014 at 4:14pm by Seibertron - 20,278 views

In addition to the new image of Subscription 3.0 G2 Starscream, the Transformers Collectors' Club has also tweeted something else coming especially for these Subscription Service figures. Transformers Collectors' Club wrote:Tomorrow, exclusively on the TCC website http://www.transformersclub.com . A full 22 page comic spotlighting the #TFSS3point0! The cover artwork features Optimus Prime and Galvatron to the left and right of the top logo with several of the Subscription 3.0 - Read More

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #33 30th Anniversary Cover by Sarah Stone

IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #33 30th Anniversary Cover by Sarah Stone

Posted September 19th, 2014 at 10:59pm by Va'al - 28,673 views

Sarah Stone strikes again, as IDW reveals the next 30th Anniversary cover, a retailer incentive variant for Transformers: Robots in Disguise #33! And this time round, it's one of the good guys, doing good - check out Ironfist/Fisitron below. 30th Anniverssary Cover (3 of 3)! The previous two I did are here and here. This ended up being a very emotional part of Last Stand of the Wreckers for me, so here’s my tribute. Thank you again, IDW, for allowing me to participate in TF’s 30th - Read More

NYCC 2014 Transformers Panels - IDW Publishing Comics, Robots in Disguise Series

NYCC 2014 Transformers Panels - IDW Publishing Comics, Robots in Disguise Series

Posted September 17th, 2014 at 9:17am by Va'al - 40,846 views

Next month not only sees the arrival of TFCon Chicago, with its numerous guests, but also the big Eastern comics convention in the Big Apple - NYCC 2014! From the programme uploaded so far to their site, there are two fairly big Transformers panels taking place: one for IDW Publishing and Hasbro, one for the upcoming Transformers: Robots in Disguise animated series. Check out more details below. Transformers: Robots in Disguise Thu. October 9| 4:00 PM - 4:45 PM | 1A21 Hasbro invites - Read More

IDW Transformers December 2014 Solicitations: Days of Deception, Drift, Angry Birds, G.I. Joe

IDW Transformers December 2014 Solicitations: Days of Deception, Drift, Angry Birds, G.I. Joe

Posted September 17th, 2014 at 2:24am by Va'al - 22,141 views

Courtesy of IDW Publishing, and via PreviewsWorld once more, we get a look at what December 2014 brings us in terms of Transformers comics, from Drift, to Transformers (formerly known as RID), More than Meets the Eye, Angry Birds and G.I. Joe crossovers, and a collected trade or so. Check out synopses and covers below! TRANSFORMERS #36 DAYS OF DECEPTION (W) John Barber (A/CA) Andrew Griffith DAYS OF DECEPTION! All-out war erupts on the streets of Tokyo when PROWL finally gets his hand on - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Review

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Review

Posted September 16th, 2014 at 6:09am by Va'al - 26,225 views

Quantum Review (Spoiler free-ish) Synopsis REVELATIONS! The fate of an entire planet hangs in the balance as MEGATRON races to solve the dark riddle of Sector 113. As unseen forces move in for the kill and old friends reveal their true colors, the AUTOBOTS realize that everything—everything—is a lie. All this...and an open briefcase. Plus a Swerve recap, of course Story Death death death death lunch death death afternoon tea death. Pretty much sums up issue 32, the - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers #35 Days of Deception Unlettered Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers #35 Days of Deception Unlettered Preview

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 6:35pm by Va'al - 17,205 views

Via the same article on PreviewsWorld, we also get a look at three unlettered pages from November's 35th issue of ex-Robots in Disguise, now just Transformers. Check out the mirrored images below, as the fight on Earth still rages on, but Cosmos looks sleek as a black repaint! - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #1 Unlettered Preview

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone #1 Unlettered Preview

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 6:34pm by Va'al - 15,238 views

In further comics news today, some unlettered pages from the upcoming Shane McCarthy/Guido Guidi miniseries from IDW - Drift: Empire of Stone - have surfaced courtesy of the PreviewsWorld article we reported on yesterday! Check them out mirrored below, as they show the ex-Lost Lighter getting involved in some non-robotic (and some robotic) affairs. - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Preview

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Preview

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 2:53pm by Va'al - 13,309 views

Are you ready for another issue of the emotional (quantum) rollercoaster that is IDW Publishing's Transformers: More than Meets the Eye? Check out below this week's comic full (quantum) preview, thanks to comics website Newsarama, and head back to Seibertron.com later for the (quantum) review - and possible spoilers for everything. Quantum. Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33: Dawn of the Autobots James Roberts (w) • Alex Milne (a & c) REVELATIONS! The fate of an entire planet - Read More

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

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

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 8:28am by Va'al - 16,729 views

Another comics update, and it's the last batch of Andrew Wildman's Transformers: ReGeneration One #100 special signed editions with sketched boarding cards - and charity donation. Check out below the selection of Rodimus sketches on auction, and head here to bid! The final batch if sketches in the 30th anniversary collection. This is one of my favourite of the whole lot. - Read More

Sarah Stone's IDW Transformers MTMTE #33 Cover Creation Process

Sarah Stone's IDW Transformers MTMTE #33 Cover Creation Process

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 5:45am by Va'al - 14,981 views

Addressing the many questions received from fans, IDW Transformers artist Sarah Stone has posted on her Tumblr a step-by-step breakdown of her creative process, specifically about the More than Meets the Eye #33 30th Anniversary cover variant. Find out more here, and check out some mirrored images below! I get a lot of questions about my process so I thought it’d be cool to break down and talk about some of my steps for illustrating covers! I hope this is helpful or interesting, it’s not - Read More

Truth, Trouble, and Turnaround for New Transformers Titles - Sneak Peeks at Drift, Angry Birds, More

Truth, Trouble, and Turnaround for New Transformers Titles - Sneak Peeks at Drift, Angry Birds, More

Posted September 14th, 2014 at 11:28am by Va'al - 17,401 views

A while back we posted both the IDW Publishing Transformers comics solicitations and the news about the September cover of Previews taken over by robotic Sarah Stone art - but in further news, the magazine also included a short run through all the Transformers stuff to be expected from November 2014 onwards, including the Angry Birds crossover (with some preview artwork, too). Check it out in full here, and find out more below! So you like Transformers, you say? You’d vacation to Cybertron - Read More

London Film and Comic Con Transformers 30th Anniversary - Guido Guidi Announced

London Film and Comic Con Transformers 30th Anniversary - Guido Guidi Announced

Posted September 14th, 2014 at 11:05am by Va'al - 20,393 views

Despite a number of issue concerning the upcoming London Film and Comic Con (UK) Transformers 30th Anniversary Celebration, everything seems to be going ahead as planned - and IDW artist Guido Guidi has been added to the bunch of creators too! Check out below for more information. Days attending: Sat/Sun Join us for the 30th Anniversary Celebrations of Transformer Comics Buy Tickets Now! Artist: Transformers HASBRO'S Robots in Disguise have been the focus of Guido Guidi's career - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 30th Anniversary Cover by Sarah Stone, Plus Clean Art

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 30th Anniversary Cover by Sarah Stone, Plus Clean Art

Posted September 12th, 2014 at 5:08pm by Va'al - 24,411 views

Biding their time before the preview for Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 is released in the next couple of days, IDW Publishing have revealed the Sarah Stone variant cover for the issue, as part of the 30th Anniversary series - but, surprise twist, it's a gruesome, fairly recent addition to the canon: DJD leader Tarn literally dripping with energon and glee. Check it out in its gruesome glory below! - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #102 - Hidden Mickeys
Twincast / Podcast #102:
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