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Transformers: Age of Extinction Concept Art by Warren Manser

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Concept Art by Warren Manser
Date: Tuesday, August 12th 2014 1:22pm CDT
Categories: Movie News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): The Art of Warren Manser

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We have seen quite the share of concept art from the movieverse, and Transformers: Age of Extinction was no exception. Thanks to a tip from fellow Seibertronian william-james88, here's the latest batch of what things may or may not have ended up looking like in the final product, featuring Stinger and Bumblebee (including a blue version) by Warren Manser, mirrored below!

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Concept Art by Warren Manser

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Concept Art by Warren Manser

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Concept Art by Warren Manser

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Concept Art by Warren Manser

Exclusive Giant Robot Comics (Halifax) RID Variant Cover - Casey Coller, JP Bove

Transformers News: Exclusive Giant Robot Comics (Halifax) RID Variant Cover - Casey Coller, JP Bove
Date: Tuesday, August 12th 2014 8:45am CDT
Categories: Comic Book News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Giant Robot Comics

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After last year's ReGeneration One #0 exclusive variant cover, Giant Robot Comics (Halifax) are at it again! Design by them, artwork by Casey Coller, colours by JP Bove, this Autobot piece on the MacDonald bridge complements the Decepticon bunch from last year - and can be found with September's RID issue, and mirrored below.

Transformers News: Exclusive Giant Robots Comics (Halifax) RID Variant Cover - Casey Coller, JP Bove


I wanted to share with everybody our new exclusive cover. This is going to be September's issue of Transformers Robots in Disguise. As you can see it's the Autobots on the Macdonald Bridge and will look great next to last years Decepticons at Citadel Hill cover.

I did a rough design it like last time. I picked the characters and setting, but it's Casey Coller who made it beautiful.


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

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2015  - Bookings Open and New Guests Announced: Sumalee Montano, James Horan
Date: Tuesday, August 12th 2014 8:17am CDT
Categories: Event News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Auto Assembly

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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, too!

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2015 Discussion Thread


For those of you who are at Auto Assembly 2014, this announcement will come as no surprise to you, but we have just confirmed the first two guests who will be appearing at Auto Assembly 2015 which is taking place over the weekend of Friday 21st – Sunday 23rd August 2015 at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel, Birmingham, England.

We are incredibly proud to announce that we will be joined by none other than voice actor Sumalee Montano (Arcee, Transformers: Prime) and James Horan (Wheeljack, Transformers: Prime). Both actors have been incredibly supportive of the convention over the last few years and we are incredibly excited to welcome them both to Auto Assembly as they make their debut at the convention next year.

Tickets for Auto Assembly 2015 are on sale NOW and you can get them on our Auto Assembly 2015 Bookings Page. Until Sunday 10th August 2014 we are offering tickets at a special “early bird” rate saving £10 on the normal adult weekend rate so if you want to guarantee your place at a bargain price, book now!

Transformers: Age of Extinction Opens in Japan - Interview with Bay, Wahlberg and More

Transformers News: Transformers: Age of Extinction Opens in Japan - Interview with Bay, Wahlberg and More
Date: Thursday, August 7th 2014 11:57pm CDT
Categories: Interviews, Movie News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): The Japan Times

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Coinciding with the release of Transformers: Lost Age in Japan this week, the Japan Times has posted a fairly lengthy article with interviews with the main cast and crew. Featuring comments by director Michael Bay, leading cast members Mark Wahlberg, Kelsey Grammer, and Nicola Peltz, the article, posted here, looks at various aspects of the movie, its production and different people's take on it - check out some sections below!

His latest, “Transformers: Age of Extinction,” promises more of the action and explosions Bay is known for, but the director reportedly almost didn’t take the job this time around. He’s not saying why, but he admits he was “prevailed upon. Expertly.” Coming back on board for a fourth time, he decided to make a few changes to the franchise. In particular, he didn’t want the robots to look too much like toys.

“I understand the need to draw an audience of kids and the global considerations, but I wanted to be involved with something that had a longer-lasting, even cerebral appeal. And I don’t want to be tied — artistically or in people’s minds — to ‘Transformers’ after ‘Transformers,’ ” he says, perhaps alluding to the series’ planned fifth installment.

While the Japanese roots of “Transformers” may be apparent in the design of the robotic heroes and villains of the film, the “global considerations” Bay refers to come mainly from the newly important Chinese market.

“Transformers: Age of Extinction” was partly financed by Chinese backers, has Chinese product placement and co-stars Li Bingbing as the owner of a factory manufacturing Transformers for a U.S. outfit named KSI. Bay says that cooperation between China and the United States for future filmmaking ventures will be important. The tendency of Hollywood to cast the citizens of foreign nations in villainous roles might be coming to an end if that’s the case, I suggest, to which Bay replies, “I don’t think the Chinese see themselves as villains. They do want to be admired.”

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Grammer, who played the titular role in the popular U.S. sitcom “Frasier” (1993-2004) takes on the role of Harold Attinger, the paranoid head of an elite CIA unit.

“His name’s Harold — isn’t that a perfect, anal-retentive, paranoiac name?” Grammer says with a grin. “Then you have Cade, pretty much an average Joe, and his daughter Tessa (Peltz) — these wonderful names! Stanley Tucci is this arrogant technocrat (head of KSI) who wants to make and control his own Transformers, and his name is Joshua Joyce. It’s a bit comic-bookey, but it really works on screen.”

“Transformers: Age of Extinction” has succeeded in drawing in a large audience despite replacing its cast, and Grammar believes this is because the film brings back the real draw — familiar robotic characters.

Aaron Archer Unrealised Megatron Design from 2002-3

Transformers News: Aaron Archer Unrealised Megatron Design from 2002-3
Date: Thursday, August 7th 2014 5:34pm CDT
Categories: Cartoon News, People News, Toy News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Aaron Archer

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Joining the list of artists showing to the adoring public a glimpse of what their mind's first idea of a character or place was, Aaron Archer, concept designer for Hasbro's Transformers brand recently shared sketch for a version of Megatron that may or may not have been a bomber. Check it out below, and see what you make of it!

A unrealized Megatron design from around 2002, 03. I think I wanted him to be a bomber/spaceship.


Transformers News: Aaron Archer Shares Designs and Concept Art

Takara Tomy Masterpiece Star Saber - Additional Size Comparison Image

Transformers News: Takara Tomy Masterpiece Star Saber - Additional  Size Comparison Image
Date: Thursday, August 7th 2014 10:16am CDT
Categories: Media, People News, Toy News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): TFYuki

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After yesterday's size comparison shot of the upcoming Takara Tomy Masterpiece Star Saber in its powered up mode, TFYuki has posted another image, this time showing off Saber, the smaller robot, compared to MP Prowl. Check out the image mirrored below, thanks to Seibertron.com member Sabrblade!

Transformers News: Takara Tomy Masterpiece Star Saber - Additional  Size Comparison Image

TFCon USA - Sarah Stone Announced as Guest

Transformers News: TFCon USA - Sarah Stone Announced as Guest
Date: Wednesday, August 6th 2014 12:28pm CDT
Categories: Comic Book News, Event News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): TFCOn

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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 will be available all weekend for commissions, prints and signings at TFcon Chicago 2014.

Kevin Manthei to Co-Score Transformers: Robots In Disguise

Transformers News: Kevin Manthei to Co-Score Transformers: Robots In Disguise
Date: Monday, August 4th 2014 8:33am CDT
Categories: Cartoon News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Kevin Manthei

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On his personal Tumblr, composer Kevin Manthei, known for his work on a number of animated shows such as Nickelodeon's Invader Zim, Justice League: The New Frontier, Batman: Gotham Knight and Ultimate Spider-Man, has revealed that he will be co-scoring, with Kevin Kiner, the upcoming Transformers: Robots in Disguise series! Check out the info below, and head here for the source.

Transformers News: Kevin Manthei to Co-Score Transformers: Robots In Disguise


The secret project I announced earlier can be shared. I am co-scoring the upcoming animated series Transformers: Robots in Disguise. I am excited to be co- scoring the show with renown composer Kevin Kiner (CSI Miami, Hell on Wheels, Clone Wars)

http://variety.com/2014/tv/news/hasbro- ... 201219103/

Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche, Joana Lafuente

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche, Joana Lafuente
Date: Monday, August 4th 2014 7:09am CDT
Categories: Comic Book News, Event News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): Ed Pirrie, JP Bove, Casey Coller, Nick Roche, Joana Lafuente, Josh Burcham

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With only a couple of days left till Auto Assembly 2014, Europe's largest Transformers convention, we've decided to round up all the comics-based goodness that will be awaiting the people attending the event! And believe me, there are many, starting with in-house artist Ed Pirrie's special guest prints (Sobolov, McConnohie, Coleman, Spellos):

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche


Next up are the Casey Coller and John-Paul Bove collaborations, from G1 to RID to MTMTE:

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche


Some JP Bove-exclusive prints, featuring old-school classics in art deco style:

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche


Two fully coloured prints with some MTMTE favourites from Joana Lafuente:

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche


And finally, continuing previous years' streak, Nick Roche's take on MTMTE with colours by Josh Burcham:

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

Transformers News: Auto Assembly 2014 Prints Round-Up: Ed Pirrie, Casey Coller, John-Paul Bove, Nick Roche

C.O.N.S. VI - October 2014, Nettetal, Germany, Featuring Andrew Griffith, John-Paul Bove

Transformers News: C.O.N.S. VI - October 2014, Nettetal, Germany, Featuring Andrew Griffith, John-Paul Bove
Date: Monday, August 4th 2014 5:23am CDT
Categories: Comic Book News, Event News, People News
Posted by: Va'al | Credit(s): C.O.N.S.

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We got a message some time ago from the lovely people behind another European Transformers convention, and with IDW's Andrew Griffith and John-Paul Bove both attending as guests - here it is on the front page! Check out below all the info you need about C.O.N.S, the German con in its sixth year running, from cosplay to vendors to features.

For the sixth time Germany's first and only Transformers fan convention is taking place. We're opening our doors on October 4, 2014, 11am at Seerosensaal, Steeger Str. 38, 41334 Nettetal - Lobberich to welcome Transformers fans from Germany, Austria, the Netherlands, England and many other parts of the world.

Last year we set a new European attendance record for a (single-day) Transformers fan convention and of course we fully intend to raise the bar once again this year.

We can already announce a long list of vendors who will offer you lots and lots of Transformers products this year. Attending for the first time: NTF-Toys. Finally the convention hosts NTF have their own shop and will, for the first time, have their own table.

Back again: Actionfiguren24.de, ADHD Toys, Lilly & Friends, Gerrut Camaro, Bram Bossers, That's Cult and many others.

We will also welcome Special Guests at C.O.N.S. VI. Two big names from the IDW comic scene, John Paul Bove and Andrew Griffith, will attend their first German Transformers fan convention this year.

And of course we will have a number of contests this year as well. Want to participate in our cosplay contest or prove your TF trivia knowledge in our Transformers quiz? You're welcome to take part. The rules and regulations for all our contests can be found at the C.O.N.S. website (http://ntf-cons.de/).

You can buy your tickets at pre-sale or on the day at the box office. If you want to book a vendor's table... well, hurry up, because we're almost booked up. More on that at the C.O.N.S. website as well.

We're looking forward to a great event with many of you attending.

See you then,
the C.O.N.S. team.

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #98 - Combiner Wars
Twincast / Podcast #98:
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Posted: Thursday, August 14th, 2014