Transformers Titans Return Fortress Maximus - Shogo Hasui Interview

Transformers Titans Return Fortress Maximus - Shogo Hasui Interview

Posted May 27th, 2016 at 3:46am by Dr Va'al - 17,781 views

For those of you with some Japanese reading skills, fellow Seibertronian Cyberpath points us towards an interview on Dengeki Hobby Magazine with Takara Tomy designer Shogo Hasui on the figure that puts Titan in Titans Return - Fortress Maximus! The interview covers how he came into retooling Metroplex into Fort Max, the history of the character, and includes a number of photos of the Hasbro release of the figure. Check the words out here, and the images below! - Read More

Transformers: The Last Knight Casting Updates: Allen Phoenix Joins Crew, Isabela Moner Training for Role

Transformers: The Last Knight Casting Updates: Allen Phoenix Joins Crew, Isabela Moner Training for Role

Posted May 22nd, 2016 at 3:31am by Dr Va'al - 17,593 views

Some Transformers: The Last Knight tidbits for the weekend, courtesy of the Twitterverse. Isabela Moner is training for her 'streetwise kid' role, and is clearly showing more excitement than the deadpan video announcement we reported on previously - as you can see below. And in additional casting, actor Allen Pheonix, currently working on a bio for Tupac and part of the cast of The Birth of a Nation, has confirmed his involvement in the fifth Paramount movie too! Allen Phoenix - IMDb - Read More

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #13 Atkins / Lafuente Roll Out Roll Call Variant Cover

IDW Transformers vs. G.I. Joe #13 Atkins / Lafuente Roll Out Roll Call Variant Cover

Posted May 20th, 2016 at 12:47pm by Dr Va'al - 15,919 views

From the Facebook page for UK Transformers and G.I. Joe event Roll Out Roll Call, we have news of a shared variant cover for the last issue in the IDW Transformers vs G.I. Joe series, coming to an end this month with number #13. Check out the full piece by Robert Atkins and Joana Lafuente and more info below! Roll Out Roll Call, The UK Transformers, G.I. Joe & Action Force Show in partnership with Discount Comic Book Service are proud to announce a shared cover variant for IDW Publishing - Read More

TFNation 2016 Guest Update - Alex Milne

TFNation 2016 Guest Update - Alex Milne

Posted May 20th, 2016 at 12:06pm by Dr Va'al - 13,576 views

We've received another update from the organisers at TFNation, featuring their latest confirmed guest for the first convention in this new guise: IDW MTMTE artist Alex Milne! IF you're a fan of his work, why not also check out our exclusive interview with him here? Check out more event info below! Behold the mighty Milne!! View this email in your browser (http://us11.campaign-archive2.com/?u=b5 ... 1e517e5c6f) Transmission Initiated Transmission ID: - Read More

Seibertron.com Interviews IDW Artist Alex Milne

Seibertron.com Interviews IDW Artist Alex Milne

Posted May 18th, 2016 at 8:37am by Dr Va'al - 18,074 views

Greetings Seibertronian beings, and welcome to another thrilling and enthralling visitation of the talent behind the IDW Publishing Transformers production, as we're till slim on the ground in terms of new comics this month! In the past, we have spoken to a lot of artists, some colourists, some inkers, some pencillers, but we have an all rounder coming up for this instalment - all the way from the Great White North. Making his mark a very long time ago in the current Transformers mythos, - Read More

Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG31 Fort Max to Include Sounds, Including Ikuya Sawaki Clips

Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG31 Fort Max to Include Sounds, Including Ikuya Sawaki Clips

Posted May 16th, 2016 at 10:15am by Dr Va'al - 31,162 views

Online retailer anime-export.com has updated the listing for Takara Tomy Transformers Legends LG31 Fortress Maximus, revealing a fun little tidbit of information, which will probably go down well with fans of the original Headmasters series: it looks like the Japanese version of the toy will include new voice recordings by original voice actor Ikuya Sawaki. Check out more info below! Transformers Legends LG-31 - Fortress Maximus!! The huge Transformers is back in the Legends line-up! 60 cm - Read More

Paramount Transformers 5 Confirms Nickelodeon's Isabela Moner

Paramount Transformers 5 Confirms Nickelodeon's Isabela Moner

Posted May 16th, 2016 at 5:46am by Dr Va'al - 17,851 views

After the rumoured potential casting of Nickelodeon teenage star Isabela Moner, we have confirmation from the actress herself (from last week) on her Twitter account, about her involvement in the next instalment of in the Paramount live action movie Transformers franchise. Check out her short clip and tweet embedded below! I'm gonna be in some movie franchise called #Transformers5 or something? @ParamountMovies robots? pic.twitter.com/FU6KI4dXKG— isabela moner (@isabelamoner) May 12, - Read More

TFSS 5.0 'Life Finds a Way' Prose Story by Matt Frank Now Online

TFSS 5.0 'Life Finds a Way' Prose Story by Matt Frank Now Online

Posted May 13th, 2016 at 2:48pm by Dr Va'al - 17,100 views

The Transformers Collectors' Club envoy to the Seibertron.com Energon Pub TF_JW has just dropped in to let us know that the second TSS 5.0 prose story is now online! Featuring some dino-tastic words, Life Finds A Way is written and illustrated by Matt Frank, with colors by Goncalo Lopez and assists by Paul Hanley. Check it out by following the link - and fun fact: the original Fractyl toy image is directly from the Seibertron.com galleries here! ​5/13/2016 - Of Masters and Mayhem - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2016 Guest Update - Michael Bell

TFcon Toronto 2016 Guest Update - Michael Bell

Posted May 13th, 2016 at 11:38am by Dr Va'al - 10,433 views

We have an update for TFcon Toronto 2016, regarding another guest announcement for this summer's edition of the event: Michael Bell, voice of Prowl and Sideswipe among many others from the G1 Transformers animated series! Check out more info below, too. We are happy to welcome the voice of Generation 1 Prowl and Sideswipe Michael Bell to TFcon Chicago 2016. He also voiced Bombshell, Brainstorm, First Aid, Gort, Junkion, Scrapper and Swoop in the same series. He then returned to the - Read More

IDW The Transformers #55 Andrew Griffith / Josh Burcham Cover Art

IDW The Transformers #55 Andrew Griffith / Josh Burcham Cover Art

Posted May 13th, 2016 at 3:39am by Dr Va'al - 11,589 views

In addition to the ROM the Spaceknight variant cover, IDW artist Andrew Griffith has shared the coloured artwork for his own cover (with Josh Burcham) for the conclusion of the All Hail Optimus arc, The Transformers #55. Check it out mirrored - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2016 Updates: James Raiz to Attend, Air Travel Discount

TFcon Toronto 2016 Updates: James Raiz to Attend, Air Travel Discount

Posted May 09th, 2016 at 8:15pm by D-Maximus_Primal - 15,019 views

We bring to you 2 new updates for TFcon Toronto happening from July 15 through July 17. The first update is a guest update, as James Raiz has been announced as the latest guest! His bio and guest introduction has been mirrored below: We are pleased to announce that Transformers comic book artist James Raiz will be a guest at TFcon Toronto 2016. James is known to fans for his work as the initial penciller on Dreamwave’s Transformers Armada, as well a cover artist for IDW’s - Read More

Interview with Mairghread Scott on IDW Transformers: Till All Are One

Interview with Mairghread Scott on IDW Transformers: Till All Are One

Posted May 09th, 2016 at 7:36am by Dr Va'al - 16,056 views

Courtesy of comics and entertainment site Newsarama, we have another first look at the upcoming IDW Transformers: Till All Are One series (coming in June), in an interview with writer Mairghread Scott and featuring unlettered preview pages by Sara Pitre Durocher (whatever the article might claim to the contrary). Check out some snippets, images below, and head here for the full piece! Set on Cybertron and the political in-fighting between Starscream and Windblade to craft a new era for - Read More

Transformers: Robots In Disguise: Constance Zimmer Potentially Confirms Season 3

Transformers: Robots In Disguise: Constance Zimmer Potentially Confirms Season 3

Posted May 06th, 2016 at 9:19am by D-Maximus_Primal - 22,061 views

Thanks to Constance Zimmer's Twitter Page we now have what seems to be further information regarding a new season of Robots in Disguise! Zimmer posted a picture of herself in the recording studio and tagged both Transformers, TRiD and Strongarm in her post. We have mirrored the tweet below for you to check out. Does this all but confirm Season 3 to you? Are you excited that Robots in Disguise shall be returning? Let us know in the comments section below, and as always stay tuned to - Read More

UPDATE: Unreleased Prince Transformers-themed Album Probably Spoof

UPDATE: Unreleased Prince Transformers-themed Album Probably Spoof

Posted May 06th, 2016 at 6:33am by Dr Va'al - 31,970 views

Today in miscellaneous Transformers news, courtesy of fellow Seibertronian Emerje, we have a really intriguing - if still a little sad - piece of information about late music star Prince. His connection to the comics world is known to all, after his collaboration on the Batman film soundtracks, but it seems that our favourite transforming robots may also have been part of potential repertoire. According to Aux.tv, a whole bunch of unreleased projects by PRince have been uncovered, and among - Read More

Transformers: Rescue Bots Jeff Bennett Receives Emmy for Best Performer in Animated Program

Transformers: Rescue Bots Jeff Bennett Receives Emmy for Best Performer in Animated Program

Posted May 01st, 2016 at 10:54am by Dr Va'al - 24,724 views

In other Transformers: Rescue Bots news today, we have the confirmation that voice actor Jeff Bennett - the man behind Huxley Prescott, Mayor Luskey, Deputy Barney, but also Prowl, Ultra Magnus, Captain Fanzone, Angry Archer, Soundwave, Mixmaster in Transformers: Animated, and of course Johnny Bravo - has received the Creative Arts Emmy for Best Performer in an Animated Program. Check out the other nominees in the category below, too! BEST PERFORMER IN AN ANIMATED PROGRAM Danny Jacobs, - Read More

#Botcon 2016 Japanese G1 Continuity Talk with Hayato Sakamoto

#Botcon 2016 Japanese G1 Continuity Talk with Hayato Sakamoto

Posted April 26th, 2016 at 9:59pm by william-james88 - 13,710 views

One of our fellow Seibertronian Superstars, Sabrblade was at Botcon 2016 and spoke to Japanese Transformers artist/writer Hayato Sakamoto. He wrote for us a transcript of this fascinating discussion which might even elude to some upcoming Unite Warriors releases. The full transcript is below with an introduction of the context by Sabrblade: Sabrblade wrote:On the last day of BotCon 2016, I attended the Sunday morning panel that was hosted by Japanese Transformers artist/writer Hayato - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2016 Guest Update: Dan Gilvezan, Voice of G1 Bumblebee

TFcon Toronto 2016 Guest Update: Dan Gilvezan, Voice of G1 Bumblebee

Posted April 25th, 2016 at 4:12pm by D-Maximus_Primal - 26,178 views

Yet more news for TFcon Toronto coming at you, this time in the form of Dan Gilvezan, the voice of Generation 1 Cartoon Bumblebee! Here is what TFcon had to say: We are happy to welcome back the voice of the Generation 1 Autobot Bumblebee Dan Gilvezan to TFcon Toronto. Also known as the voice of Peter Parker/Spider-Man in the 1981 animated series, Spider-Man and His Amazing Friends, he voiced Goldbug, Hot Spot, Outback, Rollbar, Scamper, Skids and Snapdragon in Transformers Generation 1 and - Read More

Transformers: Earth Wars - Interview with Chris White of Space Ape Games

Transformers: Earth Wars - Interview with Chris White of Space Ape Games

Posted April 23rd, 2016 at 6:07am by Dr Va'al - 28,038 views

Our very own jON3.0, whom you might recognise as the Epic Voice Guy and the voice of Honest Trailers, took some time to interview Chris White, the developer lead over at Space Ape Games, in preparation of the soon-to-arrive launch of the Transformers: Earth Wars mobile game. Check out the video embedded below, in which the two chat about the game, its conception, development, the fidelity to the toys in the character designs, and - Read More

TFcon Toronto Artist Update: Sara Pitre-Durocher

TFcon Toronto Artist Update: Sara Pitre-Durocher

Posted April 21st, 2016 at 10:15pm by D-Maximus_Primal - 14,912 views

With Alex Milne and Brendan Cahill among others joining the group of artists headed to TFcon Toronto, we are now able to announce yet another artist making the trek up north: Sara Pitre-Durocher! This will be Durocher's first TFcon. She has worked on IDW’s Combiner Hunters one-shot, The Transformers 46, 47 and 49, and is the primary artist on the new ongoing comic book Till All Are One, starting in June. She will be attending both days and offering prints and commissions to attendees all - Read More

Paramount and Hasbro Shared Cinematic Universe Writers Room: Brian K Vaughan, Nicole Perlman & More

Paramount and Hasbro Shared Cinematic Universe Writers Room: Brian K Vaughan, Nicole Perlman & More

Posted April 21st, 2016 at 12:08pm by Dr Va'al - 33,799 views

While the results of the Paramount writers' room for the Transformers live action movies series came out a fair while ago, we now have - via The Hollywood Reporter - updated news of the even wider, shared Hasbro cinematic universe, featuring the likes of ROM the Spaceknight, Micronauts, GI Joe, MASK and Visionaries. Some seriously big names are involved too, as you can see below - check them out, and head here for the whole piece! Hasbro’s cinematic universe has assembled its writers room, - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #145 - May Mayhem
Twincast / Podcast #145:
"May Mayhem"
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Posted: Thursday, May 26th, 2016