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Megatron: Origin #1 COLOURED Art Du Jour

Postby ShockwaveUK » Thu Feb 15, 2007 11:56 am

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We really get down with good villains, and MEGATRON fits that bill to a "T." If you're like us, then you're probably pretty excited to get ahold of The Transformers: Megatron: Origin #1 in May. In the meantime, tide your villainous desires over with this finished variant cover by Marcelo Matero!

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Postby Bluebullet » Thu Feb 15, 2007 12:10 pm

That pic is GREAT! Who wants to bet that the decepticon symbol was originaly a paint splatter? :-?
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Postby Caelus » Thu Feb 15, 2007 12:23 pm

Bluebullet wrote:That pic is GREAT! Who wants to bet that the decepticon symbol was originaly a paint splatter? :-?


I'm thinking the Decepticon symbol in that mess (of what I'm guessing is mech fluid) is simply intended to be artistic. It'll be interesting to see if he has those caution stripes because he was a construction laborer or because he was a prototype weapon.
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Postby Archibald Witwicky » Thu Feb 15, 2007 4:43 pm

I could really do without the warning-bar uni-brow. Other than that, nice.
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Postby Hotrod » Thu Feb 15, 2007 5:19 pm

Front paged and credited.
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Postby Blozor » Thu Feb 15, 2007 5:35 pm

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They did a bang-up job cleaning up those pencils we saw yesterday.
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Postby Mkall » Thu Feb 15, 2007 5:37 pm

Weapon: Twin Sonic Cannons
very nice
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Postby Liege Evilmus » Thu Feb 15, 2007 6:12 pm

I kinda liked the rough etch better, but thats just me.

It is very good though.
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Postby Ninja Sixshot » Thu Feb 15, 2007 7:40 pm

looks great. too bad i cant find any transformers comics in my area :-(
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Postby Autobobby1 » Thu Feb 15, 2007 7:42 pm

Weapon: Gattling Gun
That looks amazing!
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Postby sparkofchaos » Thu Feb 15, 2007 8:14 pm

Archibald Witwicky wrote:I could really do without the warning-bar uni-brow. Other than that, nice.


Yeah I was about to say that too. Actually it doesn't really bother me too much, but I just thought it looks kinda weird. Overall, i find it very impressive, definitely a very bad-ass depiction of a young and dangerous megatron.
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Postby Nemesis_Apoc » Thu Feb 15, 2007 9:32 pm

Dang, dude, that Con's muderin' somethin'!
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Postby jgilkinson » Thu Feb 15, 2007 9:54 pm

really great looking... cant wait for more
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Postby NightFall » Thu Feb 15, 2007 11:32 pm

Oh, wow, that's interesting. I can't wait to read it, I have it ordered, finally.
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Postby Prime Evil » Fri Feb 16, 2007 7:44 am

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Postby kjeevah » Fri Feb 16, 2007 8:33 am

Bluebullet wrote:That pic is GREAT! Who wants to bet that the decepticon symbol was originaly a paint splatter? :-?


as far as i can tell, it looks like megatron is carrying out his first evil act, brutally murdering someone - his autobot boss? because he's sick of taking orders? - and their internal fluids are splattering on him. a bunch of other people see what he's done, and decide to rebel with him, and take the splatter of the blood of their oppressor as being a sign of all that the movement signifies.. taking your destiny into your own hands instead of dedicating your life to serving others.. what it means to be a decepticon

but then, thats just a guess.
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Postby Josh » Fri Feb 16, 2007 6:28 pm

kind of a "dirty" cover aint it?

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Postby ShockwaveUK » Fri Feb 16, 2007 6:40 pm

Josh wrote:kind of a "dirty" cover aint it?

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*pulls mind out of gutter*


Such a dirty mind. [-( It's obvious he's just exploded his Pop Tart. :P
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Postby NightFall » Sat Feb 17, 2007 1:16 am

Maybe he's screaming in pain?
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