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Interview With Takara Tomy designer Onishi Wataru

Interview With Takara Tomy designer Onishi Wataru

Posted September 18th, 2014 at 10:14pm by Autobot032 - 4,927 views

Takara Tomy designer Onishi Wataru is the wizard behind the curtain responsible for the following Transformers figures: -Age Of Extinction Drift -Generations Legends Class Starscream (and the repaint Acid Storm) -And the upcoming (and previously reported) Generations Voyager Class Brainstorm He's currently the focus of an article over at nicovideo.jp (courtesy of nicovideo member Daily Planet Development Committee), the interview, which you can read in detail, here, features new images - Read More

Voice Actor Buster Jones Passes Away

Voice Actor Buster Jones Passes Away

Posted September 17th, 2014 at 12:46pm by Va'al - 9,740 views

We sadly report the passing of Buster Jones, musician, actor and voice talent for multiple animated series in the 70s and 80s, including The Transformers, where he portrayed the Autobot music enthusiast Blaster. The following excerpt is from this post, where multiple links can be found to interviews conducted by Jones through the years. He will be missed. Buster Jones, popular cartoon voice actor of the 1970s-80s, passed away on 9/15/14. I learned of this because his neighbor kindly - 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 - 6,005 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

Transformers: Age of Extinction - Behind the Explosions Clip

Transformers: Age of Extinction - Behind the Explosions Clip

Posted September 15th, 2014 at 11:42am by Va'al - 8,725 views

Another exclusive look at some Transformers: Age of Extinction behind the scenes material comes to us courtesy of USAToday. Wahlberg, Tucci, head of explosions (of course) Jim Schwalm and others of the crew talk about their experience on set with the very real explosions and pyrotechnics under Bay's direction. Read more below, and check out the embedded clip! If you thought the action was intense onscreen in Transformers: Age of Extinction, check out this exclusive look behind the - 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 - 8,211 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 - 8,878 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

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 - 13,003 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 - 21,036 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

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #33, Plus Clean Art from Sarah Stone

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: Robots in Disguise #33, Plus Clean Art from Sarah Stone

Posted September 12th, 2014 at 6:48am by Va'al - 12,477 views

IDW's digital assistant Mariel Romero is once again feeding the fandom by uploading to iTunes a three-page preview of the upcoming Transformers: Robots in Disguise issue 33, in which we return to Cybertron, Wheeljack and to Sarah Stone's art. Check it out mirrored below, including clean art from Stone's blog! 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 - 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 - 16,270 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 - 16,818 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

Takara Tomy MP24 Masterpiece Star Saber Designers Interview and Images

Takara Tomy MP24 Masterpiece Star Saber Designers Interview and Images

Posted September 09th, 2014 at 5:40am by Va'al - 13,014 views

Thanks to the official Takara Tomy website, we have more news regarding the Transformers Masterpiece MP24 Star Saber figure, in the form of a lenghty interview with its designer team, including Hisashi Yuki. The interview, found here, is in Japanese, but we can summarily report that it mentions decisions about size, stability, poseability, reference material and accuracy - and includes a nice good number of images, mirrored below for your enjoyment! - Read More

Transformers Collectors' Club Subscription Service 3.0 Now Open, Krok Artwork Reveal

Transformers Collectors' Club Subscription Service 3.0 Now Open, Krok Artwork Reveal

Posted September 05th, 2014 at 3:27pm by Va'al - 21,481 views

We've seen mock-ups of the TFCC Transformers Subscription Service 3.0 already at BotCon, but today marks the day that it all opens, and the Club has taken to social media to promote it. To kick it off, they've spotlighted Krok, a redeco with new head of Generations Deluxe Megatron, and artwork to accompany it by Casey Coller and Evan Gauntt - check it out mirrored below! Hello all, Starting today, you can now place your pre-order for the Transformers Collectors' Club Figure Subscription - 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 - 21,401 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

IDW Transformers: Primacy #2 Sarah Stone Variant Cover Revealed

IDW Transformers: Primacy #2 Sarah Stone Variant Cover Revealed

Posted September 04th, 2014 at 7:00pm by Va'al - 16,567 views

Via the IDW Publishing Facebook page, we get a look at the Sarah Stone variant cover for the second issue of Transformers: Primacy - featuring a black and white, with red highlights, Starscream in all his glory. Check it out - Read More

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33

Sneak Peek - IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33

Posted September 04th, 2014 at 3:48am by Va'al - 20,731 views

Courtesy of iTunes, via the magic of IDW's Mariel Romero, we get a brief preview to the aftermath of Slaughterhouse in Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #33. Check out the sneak peek below, and probably head back here in a week for the full works! WARNING - Contains gigantic spoilers for the last issue. 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 - Read More

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

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

Posted September 02nd, 2014 at 12:11pm by Va'al - 16,303 views

Old school Transformers artist Andrew Wildman is still at it, offering his penultimate batch of signed and sketched issue of IDW's Transformers: ReGeneration One, this time round featuring the Master of Metallikato Pretender - Bludgeon. Check out the auctions here, or via his blog, a remember that part of the profits are for a charitable cause! Just started over on eBay is the next 30th Anniversary auction of Transformers comic/sketch packs. This time round… Bludgeon. Everyone’s - Read More

Transformers: Age of Extinction - Creating the Sound of Toys Video Clip

Transformers: Age of Extinction - Creating the Sound of Toys Video Clip

Posted September 02nd, 2014 at 12:03pm by Va'al - 22,166 views

Have you ever thought what goes into creating the toys, other than design and production, plastic and rubber? Thanks to a tip from Seibertron.com user and voice actor jON3.0, we get a look at voice talents, among others, Rick Sellers, Brad Henderson, Walt Wise, and producer Wes McCraw talking and testing the recordings for the Transformers: Age of Extinction toy line, from Grimlock and Lockdown to Stinger and Bumblebee! Check out the embedded clip - Read More

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - Livio Ramondelli

TFCon Chicago Guest Announcement - Livio Ramondelli

Posted September 02nd, 2014 at 11:48am by Va'al - 19,439 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

G2 Rarities Unboxing Video

G2 Rarities Unboxing Video

Posted August 31st, 2014 at 5:15am by Autobot032 - 19,806 views

Hasbro rarities eBay seller z75sales is at it again! This time it's an unboxing video of G2 items he has had, and currently has, available for sale among his eBay listings. (Link is included below.) Before we watch a piece of TF history unfold before our eyes, let's take a small trip down memory lane with these amazing finds and their incredible auction listings. It all started here, with a G2 Menasor auction that went for a stellar price. Followed by unreleased G2 Gobots figures, a whole - Read More

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