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OPTIMUS plays RISE OF THE DARK SPARK (GIVEAWAY!)

OPTIMUS plays RISE OF THE DARK SPARK (GIVEAWAY!)

Posted November 21st, 2014 at 2:11am by Autobot032 - 14,761 views

Fellow Seibertronian, fan and voice actor extraordinaire, jON3.0 has posted a new video review featuring Optimus playing Rise Of The Dark Spark and giving away a copy of it for the PS4! jON3.0 wrote: Optimus plays Transformers: Rise of the Dark Spark! Win a free PS4 copy of the game by going to http://bit.ly/Vb9LNd and leaving a comment on any video "I subscribed for the Dark Spark" to enter in the giveaway! Must be 18+ or have parents' permission; ends Dec 31st! Keep your optics tuned - Read More

THE ART OF IDW'S TRANSFORMERS: CASEY COLLER EDITION

THE ART OF IDW'S TRANSFORMERS: CASEY COLLER EDITION

Posted November 13th, 2014 at 3:43pm by Autobot032 - 29,663 views

For the über fan among us, IDW has released a special, very limited edition hardcover book featuring the artwork of Transformers artist Casey Coller. How limited, you ask? Only 15 in the world! Read below for the full details: DETAILS *Limited to 15 copies *Includes a hand-drawn original piece of artwork from Casey Coller *Oversized hardcover celebrating IDW's amazing line-up of TRANSFORMERS artists *Exclusive Black Label Dust Jacket The Art of IDW's Transformers collects - Read More

Editorial Vision, Shakespearean Power Plays, and Giant Robots with John Barber

Editorial Vision, Shakespearean Power Plays, and Giant Robots with John Barber

Posted November 12th, 2014 at 1:22pm by Va'al - 22,445 views

Wanting more this week in terms of Transformers fiction? Why not take a read at this lengthy interview with John Barber on WeeklyComicBookReview, editor and writer at IDW on at least, oh, all of the current series featuring robots, including those yet to come. Some snippets below, full piece here! [Note: Thumbnail is RI cover for Transformers #35, by Andrew Griffith. Fitting, non?] Already well respected for his nearly Quixotic attempts to bring sanity to the Transformers movie continuity, - Read More

Optimus PRIMAL reviews Rhinox! (NEW PRIME reviews SERIES!)

Optimus PRIMAL reviews Rhinox! (NEW PRIME reviews SERIES!)

Posted November 12th, 2014 at 12:30am by Autobot032 - 16,947 views

Fellow Seibertronian, fan and voice actor extraordinaire, jON3.0 has posted another comedy review, and this time, Prime takes a back seat so Optimus Primal can take aim at Rhinox!jON3.0 wrote: Optimus Primal has taken over PRIME reviews for a fun look at Transformers Generations Rhinox! Keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and updates, plus the best galleries - Read More

Generations Combiner Wars Designers Desk Video

Generations Combiner Wars Designers Desk Video

Posted November 10th, 2014 at 5:54pm by Autobot032 - 29,932 views

The official Transformers YouTube channel has posted a new video from their Designers Desk series, this time focusing on the upcoming Combiner Wars line. We've included the video embed below: Published on Nov 10, 2014 Today we meet with Transformers toy designers, Joshua Lamb and John Warden, to talk about Combiner Wars. They'll show you how to swap and combine all-new Legend, Deluxe and Voyager class Generations figures into SUPERION, MENASOR or a Combiner robot from your own - Read More

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone - Shane McCarthy Interview

IDW Transformers Drift: Empire of Stone - Shane McCarthy Interview

Posted November 07th, 2014 at 4:40am by Va'al - 21,838 views

Thanks again to fellow Seibertronian SW's Silverhammer eagle eyes, we can share an interview conducted by Comic Book Resources with the writer of the upcoming IDW Transformers mini-series Drift: Empire of Stone (and the creator of the character in the first place) - Shane McMCarthy. Read on below for some snippets on the book, head here for the full thing, and check out the preview pages here! Later this month, writer Shane McCarthy returns to the samurai Transformer he created in "Drift: - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Froid and Terminus Character Design by Alex Milne

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #34 Froid and Terminus Character Design by Alex Milne

Posted November 04th, 2014 at 3:31am by Va'al - 29,660 views

Fellow Seibertron.com user SW's SilverHammer spotted some Alex Milne tweets showing off the artist's contributions to Trasformers: MTMTE #34 - namely, character designs for Froid and Terminus, respectively the chief psychologist and Megatron's mentor. Check them out mirrored below! "Here is one of my contributions to issue 34 of MTMTE. I was in a tf prime mood when designing him." "My other contribution to MTMTE 34 is this he's supposed to have a lot of similarities to - Read More

TFYuki Unveils Legends (Generations) Tankor, With Comparison!

TFYuki Unveils Legends (Generations) Tankor, With Comparison!

Posted November 03rd, 2014 at 8:16am by Autobot032 - 38,645 views

Yuki's at it again, firing up his camera and tweeting his newest in hand previews of upcoming Legends figures. Up first? Cloud Roadbuster/Energon Ironhide. Followed by a comparison of the Hasbro and Takara versions of Tankor! A nice single shot of Brainstorm in vehicle mode, ready to be piloted by Arcana, and finally, a humorous wrap up to this collection of photos as Rattle/Rattrap takes off with AoE Hound's firearms, so he can go on a hunting spree. You can see Yuki's Twitter feed by - Read More

IDW Transformers 30th Anniversary Ken Christiansen Interlocked Covers

IDW Transformers 30th Anniversary Ken Christiansen Interlocked Covers

Posted November 03rd, 2014 at 6:59am by Va'al - 25,487 views

Here on Seibertron.com, we have shown some of Ken Christiansen's 30th Anniversary covers for the IDW Transformers comics as we posted the reviews for the last two issues of the two main ongoings. Now, Christiansen has posted the full, interlocked artwork on his Facebook page - check it out in all its glory below! IDW 30th Anniversary Covers Left to Right - Transformers : Primacy #3, Transformers : Robots in Disguise # 34, and Transformers : More Than Meets the Eye - Read More

TFcon Chicago '14 Voice Acting 101 Panel

TFcon Chicago '14 Voice Acting 101 Panel

Posted October 31st, 2014 at 1:08am by Autobot032 - 37,649 views

Fellow fan, all around cool guy and Honest Trailers voice actor jON3.0 has pointed us in the direction of a video of this year's TFCon Chicago Voice Acting 101 Panel. The panel featured Venus Terzo, Dan Gilvezan and Alan Oppenheimer, and we've embedded the video review below: jON3.0 wrote: Venus Terzo (Blackarachnia), Dan Gilvezan (G1 Bumblebee) & Alan Oppenheimer (G1 Warpath) on voice acting and character voice creation including stories from Transformers at TFcon Chicago 2014. Keep - Read More

Rumour: Michael Bay Not Returning to Transformers 5

Rumour: Michael Bay Not Returning to Transformers 5

Posted October 30th, 2014 at 4:17am by Va'al - 32,655 views

This has been a long way in the rumour mill by now, but it seems more and more the case that director Michael Bay will indeed not be returning to the Paramount/Hasbro franchise, working instead with the studios on other projects. The 'confirmation' - and please notice the quotation marks - comes from sites such as Variety and IGN, but, and we cannot stress this enough, it has not been officially confirmed by Bay or Paramount yet. Read on below for yourselves to see what you make of it! After - Read More

Production Sample Image of Takara Tomy Masterpiece MP-24 Star Saber

Production Sample Image of Takara Tomy Masterpiece MP-24 Star Saber

Posted October 28th, 2014 at 3:19am by Va'al - 23,270 views

Thanks to Takara designer Hisashi Yuki, we get a new look at the upcoming Transformers MAsterpiece MP-24 Star Saber - or at least, at a production sample of the figure! Are you still planning on getting this diecast-filled, multiple armoured, tiny dude in medium dude in bigger dude toy? Check out the image, and let us know in the Energon - Read More

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3-4 Art for Sarah Stone Covers

IDW Transformers: Primacy #3-4 Art for Sarah Stone Covers

Posted October 24th, 2014 at 3:15am by Va'al - 25,502 views

We showed the Sarah Stone variant cover in this week's review of Transformers: Primacy #3, but thanks to the IDW Tumblr we get both another good look atTrypticon and Metroplex, and clean art of the next cover, for issue 4, featuring Optimus Prime and Megatron! Check them out mirrored below. - Read More

TFcon Chicago - IDW Artist Alex Milne No Longer Attending

TFcon Chicago - IDW Artist Alex Milne No Longer Attending

Posted October 23rd, 2014 at 7:24am by Va'al - 21,306 views

A very brief update from TFCon Chicago, concerning superstar IDW Transformers artist Alex Milne. Unfortunately, Milne has had to cancel his attendance at the event due to personal reasons, as can be seen in the mirrored tweets below. The show will still be running according to its schedule, though, and make sure to pop by the Seibertron.com store while you're there as well! I have some bad news. Unfortunately I will no long be able to make it to TFcon Chicago. Some things have come up. Sorry - Read More

Auralnauts and Jon Bailey - How to Fix Age of Extinction Video

Auralnauts and Jon Bailey - How to Fix Age of Extinction Video

Posted October 23rd, 2014 at 4:25am by Va'al - 26,047 views

Fellow Seibertron.com member, podcaster and professional voice actor jON3.0 has shared with us a new video he has worked on in collaboration with the Auralnauts, in which he features as Optimus Prime and Kelsey Grammer. The title of the humorous video? 10 Guaranteed Improvements To Transformers: Age Of Extinction. Check it out embedded - Read More

More Floro Dery Transformers Concept Art: Quintessons, Mini-Unicron

More Floro Dery Transformers Concept Art: Quintessons, Mini-Unicron

Posted October 21st, 2014 at 3:58am by Va'al - 27,259 views

Thanks to fellow Seibetron.com user Cyberpath and their eagle eyes, we have a couple more updates from Floro Dery's wonderful archives of concept art for the Transformers, being sold as prints in an Etsy store. Today's update brings us Quintesson concepts and Mini Unicron/the Moon of Unicron. Check them out below, with extra descriptions thanks to Cyberpath! Shown on the left side is the 1st version of Quintesson, and on the right side is the final version. Face 1: I used a Pharaoh - Read More

Hasbro Appoints John Frascotti To President, Hasbro Brands

Hasbro Appoints John Frascotti To President, Hasbro Brands

Posted October 17th, 2014 at 11:30pm by william-james88 - 22,540 views

John Frascotti, former Chief Marketing Officer of Hasbro, has been promoted to a newly formed position: President, Hasbro Brands The following is an exerpt of the article, including quotes from John Frascotti and other Hasbro executives. "Global branded play leader Hasbro, Inc. today announced the promotion of John Frascotti to the newly-created position of President, Hasbro Brands, effective immediately. In this new role, Frascotti assumes the additional - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG09 Brainstorm Image

Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG09 Brainstorm Image

Posted October 16th, 2014 at 9:54am by Va'al - 28,789 views

A quick update from Twitter tease Hisashi Yuki concerning the Takara Tomy Transformers Legends Voyager LG-09 Brainstorm. The briefcase-less robot supergenius can be seen below double wielding, in the company of its line mate Rattle (Rattrap) - check out the - 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 - 33,084 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

TFcon Chicago Guest Announcement - Ken Christiansen

TFcon Chicago Guest Announcement - Ken Christiansen

Posted October 11th, 2014 at 5:35pm by Va'al - 37,551 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

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #104 - Wrath of Con
Twincast / Podcast #104:
"Wrath of Con"
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Posted: Sunday, November 2nd, 2014