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Twincast / Podcast #97

Twincast / Podcast #97

The B-Side EP - It's time for your Pre-SDCC edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast/Podcast. Join Host Scotty P, Seibertron, and our guest for the evening, pop-up wizard Matthew Reinhart, as we take a look at everything Transformers - from the rare and unreleased B-side EP of Generation 2 to SDCC exclusives to comics and more! Check it out here.
SDCC 2014 Coverage: Generations: Combiner Wars Superion and Menasor!

SDCC 2014 Coverage: Generations: Combiner Wars Superion and Menasor!

Combiner Wars - Ladies and gentlemen, put on your anti-nerdgasm pants! Starting off our coverage of San Diego Comic Con 2014, we have our Breakfast Event images, which show off our first look at combiners Superion (first teased at BotCon last month) and Menasor! These combiners, part of next year's Generations: Combiner Wars series, are prototypes and show display pieces, hence the hot glue on spots and some wibbly bits and pieces here and there.
New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Scorponok, Cannonball, Ferak, Ginrai, Devcon and more!

New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Scorponok, Cannonball, Ferak, Ginrai, Devcon and more!

Pirates vs Knights Box Set - The galleries of Seibertron has updated with the BotCon 2014 Pirates Vs. Knights box set. Pirate Scorponok is a repaint of Energon Scorponok with a newly added headmaster feature. That headmaster is Olin Zarak who is a retool of Spike who is the headmaster unit for Cerebros who is the headmaster unit for Fortress Maximus. Got that? Good. Next up is Pirate Cannonball who is a repaint of Transformers Prime Ratchet with a new head. Knight Devcon is a repaint of Generations Scourge with a new head. Knight Ginrai is a repaint of Classics Optimus Prime. Last but not least is Pirate Ferak who is a repaint of Universe Cyclonus while his target master Pirate Tornado is a repaint of Nightstick. Click on any of the images to see the full galleries.
New Gallery: BotCon 1999 Windrazor

New Gallery: BotCon 1999 Windrazor

Reaching the Omega Point - Windrazor is based off of Beast Wars Fuzor Silverbolt and redecoed in a white and two tone purple. With special collector's packaging based off of the then current Beast Wars line, this attractive looking exclusive was a must for attendees. Click on any of the pictures below to be taken to the full gallery.
New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Dread Pirate Crew Wingspan with Pillage and Pounce with Plunder

New Galleries: BotCon 2014 Dread Pirate Crew Wingspan with Pillage and Pounce with Plunder

Dread Pirate Crew - Continuing the exclusive streak of Seibertron.com exclusive galleries of exclusive BotCon 2014 figures, we are proud to present a double feature with Targetmaster sidedish in Dread Pirate Crew Wingspan with Pillage and Pounce with Plunder, respectively repainted from Transformers Arms Micron Jet Vehicon and Steve Vehicon! Click here to view the full galleries.

Optimus Prime participates in Walk of Fame handprint ceremony in Hollywood, CA

Optimus Prime participates in Walk of Fame handprint ceremony in Hollywood, CA

Posted September 30th, 2014 at 11:35pm by Seibertron - 5,429 views

Today, to celebrate the release of Transformers: Age of Extinction on Blu-ray Combo Pack, the biggest star in the universe, OPTIMUS PRIME, participated in the world famous handprint-footprint ceremony at the TCL Chinese Theater IMAX in Hollywood. Besides OPTIMUS PRIME appearing in multiple forms, actor Peter Cullen, who has voiced OPTIMUS PRIME for three decades, also participated in the ceremony. Check out some pictures and a video from the event, courtesy of our friends at - Read More

More Super Festival 66 Images: Million Publishing Shouki and GoShooter

More Super Festival 66 Images: Million Publishing Shouki and GoShooter

Posted September 28th, 2014 at 4:32pm by LOST Cybertronian - 16,575 views

We have received more images from Tony of Tempting Toys from Super Festival 66 going on right now in Japan. This batch of images gives us a close and personal look at the upcoming Million Publishing exclusives Shouki with Daniel and GoShooter with Shūta Gō. Shouki is a mail away exclusive from Million Publishing Transformers Generations 2014 Vol. 1 while GoShooter is an exclusive mail away from Transformers Generations 2014 Vol. 2. - 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 - 15,025 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

Upcoming Takara Tomy & Ex Gokin Fewture Models Product Images From Super Festival 66 In Japan

Upcoming Takara Tomy & Ex Gokin Fewture Models Product Images From Super Festival 66 In Japan

Posted September 27th, 2014 at 11:02pm by Autobot032 - 22,263 views

Tony Preto, of TemptingToys.com fame, is currently in Japan on site at Super Festival 66 and he's bringing us high resolution images of upcoming Cloud figures and Ex Gokin Fewture Model collectibles. The Fewture Model offerings consist of Alpha Trion, Grimlock, Optimus, SD Optimus and SD Rodimus. You can see those images below: Transformers Cloud, featuring Shockwave (a redeco of Voyager Class Whirl), Energon Ironhide (a redeco - Read More

Transformers Artist Casey Coller to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Transformers Artist Casey Coller to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Posted September 23rd, 2014 at 1:59pm by mooncake623 - 10,721 views

Our Friends at TFcon just dropped by to announced that Transformers Artist Casey Coller will be in attendence at TFcon Chicago 2014. Casey is known for his work providing variant covers for IDW’s Robots In Disguise, More Than Meets the Eye comics and many one-shot issues. He will be selling prints and offering commissions to attendees at TFcon Chicago TFcon will be held October 24th to 26th, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in - Read More

Transformers Universe Live Twitch Event, Two New Characters To Be Unveiled

Transformers Universe Live Twitch Event, Two New Characters To Be Unveiled

Posted September 21st, 2014 at 12:02pm by Autobot032 - 17,784 views

Jagex sent us a promotional email to inform everyone of the upcoming Twitch event, which will take place tomorrow, Monday September 22nd at 1:00 PM EST. You can see all of the pertinent info and links in the quote below:      We'll be previewing two brand new warriors for the first time on Monday 22nd September at 6pm BST / 7pm CEST / 10am PST.  Autobot Outsider - Outsider beams in and out of battle in the blink of an eye! This warrior utilizes unique teleport - Read More

Hasbro, Marvel And SuperAwesomeMe Making Your Kids Into Superheroes This Holiday Season

Hasbro, Marvel And SuperAwesomeMe Making Your Kids Into Superheroes This Holiday Season

Posted September 18th, 2014 at 9:52pm by Autobot032 - 19,252 views

Hasbro and Marvel, in association with 3D Plus Me and Walmart, are going to make kids (and kids at heart) happy later this year, by making their dreams come true. Your kids (and you) can now have your faces mapped onto your favorite Marvel heroes and have a 3D printed figure of yourself as the super hero! However, this is not a wide release event and is featured in just 10 Wal*Mart stores and 2 (that's right, two!) Sam's Club warehouses to kick off this venture. The rest of us who aren't - 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 - 29,995 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

Venus Terzo the voice of Blackarachnia to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Venus Terzo the voice of Blackarachnia to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Posted September 17th, 2014 at 8:57am by mooncake623 - 13,449 views

Our Friends at TFcon just dropped by to announced that Venus Terzo the voice of Blackarachnia in Beast Wars and Beast Machines will be at TFcon Chicago 2014. She will be taking part in Q&A panels and autograph sessions with attendees. TFcon will be held October 24th to 26th, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Chicago. - Read More

Lucky Draw Silver Jetfire Revealed

Lucky Draw Silver Jetfire Revealed

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 4:02am by Autobot032 - 26,043 views

According to this post, by CYBERGEEKS Alliance, Hasbro has set up a contest for a Lucky Draw Silver Jetfire figure. At this time, it seems to be aimed at the Malaysian Hasbro sector, due to the inclusion of "SDN BHD" (Sendirian Berhad), meaning "private limited" in Malay, and the name of the retailer Aeon. We do not know at this time whether or not it will expand outside of the Asian region, but as soon as we know, you will. Here are the requirements (taken directly from the - 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 - 19,572 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

Hot Toys G1 Optimus Prime Starscream Version Video Clip Look from STGCC

Hot Toys G1 Optimus Prime Starscream Version Video Clip Look from STGCC

Posted September 11th, 2014 at 9:08am by Va'al - 18,951 views

The lovely folks at IZ Reloaded were recently in Singapore for SGTCC, and took a good look at the exhibited full colour version of the upcoming Hot Toys licensed G1 Optimus Prime (Starscream version) - check out the clip they sent us below! Spotted at Singapore Toy, Game & Comic Convention 2014 (STGCC 2014), is this Hot Toys Optimus Prime (Starscream Version) Collectible Figure from the classic and highly popular THE TRANSFORMERS GENERATION 1. The Optimus Prime (Starscream Version) - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - IDW Artist Alex Milne

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - IDW Artist Alex Milne

Posted September 09th, 2014 at 1:42pm by Va'al - 19,824 views

Another guest update from TFCon Chicago, as we get closer to October. IDW artist Alex Milne, currently providing the main linework on Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye, has been confirmed as attending the US branch of the convention, along with partner in killing crime James Roberts and the other announced guests! We are very pleased to welcome Alex Milne to the TFcon Chicago guest list. Alex is the artist for IDW’s fan favorite Transformers: More than Meets the Eye comic book. He - Read More

Andrew Griffith to Attend Kaigai International Manga Festival, Tokyo, November 23rd

Andrew Griffith to Attend Kaigai International Manga Festival, Tokyo, November 23rd

Posted September 09th, 2014 at 1:08pm by Va'al - 20,277 views

IDW artist on Robots in Disguise, and friend of Seibertron.com, Andrew Griffith dropped by earlier today to let us know that attending one event in Japan wasn't enough, so he's going back this November. The talented man will be in Tokyo, at the International Kaigai Manga Festival, and he'll be taking commissions via here. If you're in the area in November, make sure to drop by! I wanted to let you know I'm doing another show in Japan. It's the Kaigai International Manga Festival on Nov. - Read More

My Little Pony / Transformers / GI Joe Crossover Exclusive HalCon Cover by Casey Coller and JP Bove

My Little Pony / Transformers / GI Joe Crossover Exclusive HalCon Cover by Casey Coller and JP Bove

Posted September 05th, 2014 at 11:52am by Va'al - 23,427 views

The beautiful and beautifully talented combination of IDW's Casey Coller and JP Bove have produced yet another collaboration - this time for a My Little Pony comic cover for Giant Robot Comics and HalCon. Why is it on a Transformers site, you ask? One of the characters is dressed up as Optimus Prime, another as Snake Eyes from G.I. Joe, and the shop is Giant Robot Comics! Check it out - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2015 dates announced: July 17th – 19th

TFcon Toronto 2015 dates announced: July 17th – 19th

Posted September 04th, 2014 at 4:07pm by Va'al - 14,068 views

With not that long left to TFCon USA, the lovely Canadian people over at TFCon Toronto have revealed the dates for the 2015 edition of their iteration of the event: July 17th – 19th, taking place at Delta Meadowvale Hotel and Conference Centre – 6750 Mississauga Road, Mississauga, Ontario! Check out their site and below for more information. Save the dates! TFcon Toronto – The world’s largest fan-run Transformers convention will take place July 17th to 19th, 2015. TFcon Toronto will - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - Livio Ramondelli

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - Livio Ramondelli

Posted September 02nd, 2014 at 11:48am by Va'al - 19,869 views

A quick but meaty update from the fellows over at TFCon Chicago, regarding the announcement of yet another guest for the October convention: IDW comics artist Livio Ramondelli, from Chaos, Autocracy, Monstrosity, Punishment and more! He joins a long list of talented people, from voice actors to artists and writers, all of whom can be found here. Check out more info below! We are pleased to announce that Transformers comic book artist Livio Ramondelli will be attending TFcon Chicago 2014. - Read More

How It's Made: Stomp And Chomp Grimlock Exhibit At Pawtucket Arts Festival

How It's Made: Stomp And Chomp Grimlock Exhibit At Pawtucket Arts Festival

Posted August 30th, 2014 at 5:42pm by Autobot032 - 30,003 views

Mr. Herb Weiss is the Economic and Cultural Affairs officer for the city of Pawtucket Rhode Island, the home of Hasbro's headquarters, and he stopped by to let us know of a rather unique experience. Hasbro will be part of the annual Pawtucket Arts Festival. Their exhibition is titled: "From Sketches to Product Development of a Transformer Figure" The exhibit will show several steps from design drawings all the way up to the finished product, to give people a little insight into how some of - Read More

Artist Ken Christiansen to Attend Salt Lake Comic Con - September 4th-6th

Artist Ken Christiansen to Attend Salt Lake Comic Con - September 4th-6th

Posted August 30th, 2014 at 11:12am by Va'al - 23,715 views

Our friend Ken Christiansen, artist for IDW, Hasbro and more, from comic covers to concept art for the movies to artwork for the Transformers: Legends mobile game, has dropped us a line to let us (and everyone else) know about his attendance at the Salt Lake Comic Con next weekend. Drop by his blog, Facebook page, and make sure to say his at the con! September 4th - 6th, Salt Palace Convention Center, in Salt Lake City, Utah! I'm happy to announce that I will be a guest in the Artist Alley - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Convention Exclusive Cover by Casey Coller and JP Bove

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33 Convention Exclusive Cover by Casey Coller and JP Bove

Posted August 28th, 2014 at 4:51am by Va'al - 27,462 views

Issue #32 just came out, and you can read our review here, but news is already trickling through for Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33, starting with this exclusive convention cover for Alamo City Comic Con by the ever-talented c-c-c-combo of Casey Coller and JP Bove. Check out the Jurassic Park-esque Fall of Cybertron Grimlock in Alamo - Read More

Transformers Writer James Roberts to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Transformers Writer James Roberts to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Posted August 25th, 2014 at 12:21pm by mooncake623 - 13,384 views

Our Friends at TFcon just dropped by to announced that James Roberts, who is the writer of the current ongoing and fan favorite Transformers comic Transformers More Than Meets The Eye is going to attend TFcon Chicago. He will be taking part in Q&A panels and autograph sessions with attendees TFcon will be held October 24th to 26th, 2014 at the Hyatt Regency O’Hare in Chicago. - Read More

Transformers artist Andrew Griffith to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Transformers artist Andrew Griffith to attend TFcon Chicago 2014

Posted August 18th, 2014 at 10:30am by mooncake623 - 18,895 views

Our friends at TFcon just dropped by to share with us that Transformers Artist Andrew Griffith will be attending TFcon in Chicago 2014. Andrew will be available all weekend to attendees for commissions, prints and signings in the TFcon Chicago artist alley. - Read More

TFExpo 2014 Japan Exclusives Nemesis Grimlock, Nemesis Prime, and G1 Color Slug

TFExpo 2014 Japan Exclusives Nemesis Grimlock,  Nemesis Prime,  and G1 Color Slug

Posted August 15th, 2014 at 8:35am by mooncake623 - 31,749 views

Thanks to Photobucket user MASABON1980 we get some in-hand images of the Transformers Expo Japan exclusives Nemesis Grimlock from the voyager AOE Grimlock mold, Nemesis Prime from the voyager Evasion Optimus Prime mold, and G1 Color Slug from the AOE deluke Slug mold! Please check out some of the images we've mirrored below for your viewing pleasures and for the full complement of pictures you can check them out - Read More

TFExpo 2014 Japan Photogallery

TFExpo 2014 Japan Photogallery

Posted August 15th, 2014 at 8:21am by mooncake623 - 33,567 views

Thanks to Seibertron.com Member Shumi Nagaremono we get to share some exclusive pictures with everyone the Transformers Expo 2014, located in Yokohama, Kanagawa Japan. Held between from August 9th-17th, 2014. For more information on TFExpo Japan you can find it here. We've mirrored some of the images below and for the full TFExpo gallery you can check it out here. - Read More

Auto Assembly 2015 - Bookings Open and New Guests Announced: Sumalee Montano, James Horan

Auto Assembly 2015  - Bookings Open and New Guests Announced: Sumalee Montano, James Horan

Posted August 12th, 2014 at 8:17am by Va'al - 15,947 views

With Auto Assembly 2014 just over, setting a new attendance record for the event and across Europe, great guests and more quilts than you'd ask for, the team have already announced the beginning of its next, all-new revamped edition - Auto Assembly 2015! So far, it's safe to assume that European based comics artists will be showing their faces again, but new for next are Transformers: Prime voice actors James Horan (Wheeljack) and Sumalee Montano (Arcee). And check out the new logo below, - Read More

TFcon USA: October 24th – 26th 2014 in Chicago has added an additional Hotel Block

TFcon USA: October 24th – 26th 2014 in Chicago has added an additional Hotel Block

Posted August 11th, 2014 at 2:55pm by mooncake623 - 16,534 views

Our friends at TFcon stopped by to share with us that a second hotel block has been added to accommodate the demand for this event. You can book your room at the Aloft Chicago O’Hare 9700 Balmoral Avenue. Rosemont, IL 60018 here for the price of $125 per night. There will be a complementary shuttle running from this hotel to the Hyatt Regency O’Hare for those people that can not or do not wish to walk between the - Read More

Color Images of Masterpiece Star Saber and More

Color Images of Masterpiece Star Saber and More

Posted August 09th, 2014 at 8:35am by LOST Cybertronian - 34,719 views

You wanted Masterpiece Star Saber in color? Now you have Masterpiece Star Saber in color. Thanks to Tag Hobby, we get some nice pics of Star Saber in color as well as some unreleased prototypes such as Beast Wars Neo Unicron, Binaltech Black Widow, Classics Glyph, Detritus and the Porsche version of Alternators Jazz. For you Diaclone fans, there is also an impressive Diaclone display. We also get another look at Masterpiece Ultra Magnus and BAPE MP-10 Convoy. These we all on display at the - Read More

Auto Assembly 2014 - Europe's Largest Transformers Convention This Weekend (8-10 August)

Auto Assembly 2014 - Europe's Largest Transformers Convention This Weekend (8-10 August)

Posted August 08th, 2014 at 2:17am by Va'al - 20,478 views

For those of us dwelling on this side of the Atlantic (that's Europe, to be clear), this weekend sees Auto Assembly 2014 finally opening its doors! If you'll be part of the biggest Transformers convention on the continent, make sure to say hi, show off your hauls and photos and check out the event schedule here! It’s been a long road getting here, but at long last we can unveil the full schedule for the weekend for Auto Assembly 2014 and we believe that it’s our best programme of events - Read More

TFCon USA - Sarah Stone Announced as Guest

TFCon USA - Sarah Stone Announced as Guest

Posted August 06th, 2014 at 12:28pm by Va'al - 26,097 views

Time for another update from the folks over at TFCon Chicago. She's been breaking through the IDW comics big time, with Transformers: Windblade and many many covers - now you get the chance to meet her again: Sarah Stone has been confirmed as a guest for the US branch of the convention! We are pleased welcome Transformers comic book artist Sarah Stone to TFcon Chicago this fall. Sarah is the artist for IDW’s highly successful Transformers: Windblade miniseries that just concluded. She - Read More

Twincast / Podcast Episode #97 "The B-Side EP"

Twincast / Podcast Episode #97 "The B-Side EP"

Posted August 06th, 2014 at 11:33am by ScottyP - 30,280 views

It's time for your Pre-SDCC edition of the Seibertron.com Twincast/Podcast. Join Host Scotty P, Seibertron, and our guest for the evening, pop-up wizard Matthew Reinhart, as we take a look at everything Transformers - from the rare and unreleased B-side EP of Generation 2 to SDCC exclusives to comics and more! Episode 97 "The B-Side EP" is available directly and in our RSS Feed and should appear on iTunes and Stitcher Radio within 24 to 48 hours of when this news post is - Read More

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