San Diego Comic Con and Transformers - Artist Updates: Marcelo Matere

San Diego Comic Con and Transformers - Artist Updates: Marcelo Matere

Posted June 27th, 2015 at 3:42am by Va'al - 15,578 views

Another multifaceted Transformers artist present at SDCC 2015 this year is Marcelo Matere, the hands behind several recent box art pieces such as Titan class Devastator - and he also has a pre-con commission list opening via his Facebook page! Find out more below and head over to the page to book your original art now. I’ll be at Comic Con International, San Diego, CA. July 8-12. Come to see me at Artist Alley Table EE-03. I will have new prints, a new Sketchbook, original artwork - Read More

San Diego Comic Con and Transformers - Artist Updates: Ken Christiansen

San Diego Comic Con and Transformers - Artist Updates: Ken Christiansen

Posted June 27th, 2015 at 3:38am by Va'al - 14,530 views

Friend of Seibertron.com and chameleon artist in the Transformers franchise Ken Christiansen has gotten in touch with us about his upcoming SDCC 2015 presence and pre-con commission list! If you'd like to own a piece of art from one of the underlying creators of the brand, from toys to games to comics, this is your chance - head over to his blog or Facebook page after you read on below to find out more. Currently, I'm taking Commission Pre-orders for Pick-up at SDCC 2015! Pretty much the - Read More

San Diego Comic Con and Transformers - Events

San Diego Comic Con and Transformers - Events

Posted June 26th, 2015 at 1:51pm by Va'al - 17,092 views

You might or might not be attending the 2015 edition of San Diego Comic Con on July 8-12, but in either case, a fan of the Transformers franchise in its various incarnation will not want to miss a number of sessions taking place over the course of the event! Take a look below as we've sifted through the full programme to pick out the transforming robot-related panels, featuring IDW Publishing, Robots in Disguise, Activision and more. Transformers Generations: More Than Meets the Eye Come - Read More

Transformer Combiner Hunters Character Art

Transformer Combiner Hunters Character Art

Posted June 25th, 2015 at 10:44am by mooncake623 - 8,676 views

Artist Sara Pitre-Durocher posted on her tumblr some awesome looking character Art for the Transformers Combiner Hunters Trio! Check out these are below and what Sara had to say! Since all’s been shown, both the figures and the comic, I can share these ! I designed them following the new Combiner Hunters toys / packaging illustration (which I think have changed in the meantime? I know Chromia’s entire head’s white now. Oops.) But yeah. It was fun and challenging to draw a - Read More

Transformers Hall of Fame 2015 - The Results

Transformers Hall of Fame 2015 - The Results

Posted June 24th, 2015 at 2:53am by Va'al - 18,594 views

The official Hasbro Transformers YouTube channel has posted a new video, featuring the results of the Saturday night awards taking place at BotCon 2015 this past weekend - which saw the induction of a number of characters (fictional and not!) into the Transformers Hall of Fame under three categories: Favorite CharacterBest Combiner CharacterBest Musical Act Watch the embedded video below, introduced and hosted by Frank Welker's Megatron to find out for yourself, and keep scrolling if you'd - Read More

James Raiz Transformers / G.I. Joe Art WIP Videos

James Raiz Transformers / G.I. Joe Art WIP Videos

Posted June 22nd, 2015 at 2:02pm by Va'al - 17,953 views

Transformers artist and Seibertron.com friend James Raiz has finally completed the first of two TFCon prints he asked you, the readers, to help him out with, featuring characters from Transformers and G.I. Joe - and you can check out some very cool work in progress videos embedded below for Ironhide, DOTM Bumblebee, Dino (whom we know is actually a version of Mirage), Grimlock from Age of Extinction and Jazz! Remember to cast your vote for which Decepticon and Cobra character to include in - Read More

Help Artist James Raiz Draw Transformers / G.I. Joe Art for TFCon - Second Round

Help Artist James Raiz Draw Transformers / G.I. Joe Art for TFCon - Second Round

Posted June 16th, 2015 at 2:58am by Va'al - 15,148 views

Hot on the heels of his Optimus Prime spotlight video for the TFCon Transformers/G.I. Joe print, artist James Raiz has opened up the second round of nominations for the Decepticon/Cobra sibling piece! Much like the first round, you get to choose one Decepticon and one Cobra character from the list below (if you think that someone is missing let us know!), and James will then take the final nominations and include them in a print - but hear it from - Read More

James Raiz Draws Transformers / G.I. Joe - WIP Video: Optimus Prime

James Raiz Draws Transformers / G.I. Joe - WIP Video: Optimus Prime

Posted June 15th, 2015 at 9:32am by Va'al - 12,301 views

Remember when IDW artist James Raiz joined forces with Seibertron.com to figure out who should feature in his TFCon debuting print? We asked who you would like to see from the live-action movieverse for both G.I.Joe and Transformers - and James went and drew pretty much all the nominations! If you haven't been following his progress in the Energon Pub thread (which you should) check out this working process video he shared with us - and be ready to be amazed. And keep your optics tuned for - Read More

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Transformers Propaganda JP Bove Prints, Plus Arcee by Casey Coller / Bove

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Transformers Propaganda JP Bove Prints, Plus Arcee by Casey Coller / Bove

Posted June 12th, 2015 at 2:04pm by Va'al - 18,739 views

We've seen a couple of these over the past year already, but the prints that IDW colourist John-Paul Bove will be bringing to BotCon 2015 have a certain something to them, and definitely could use a boost on our front page - plus, we get another Casey Coller/Bove collaboration, featuring Arcee! Check out below three examples of the art deco inspired propaganda prints featuring Optimus Prime, the Seekers, and Soundwave, and make sure to pick one or all of them up next weekend, and take a look - Read More

TFYuki Tweets New Unite Warriors Superion Image

TFYuki Tweets New Unite Warriors Superion Image

Posted June 12th, 2015 at 10:29am by Autobot032 - 18,899 views

Takara Tomy's TFYuki has taken to Twitter again, this time to share an image of the finished product of their Unite Warriors (Hasbro's Combiner Wars) Superion in combined form, posed and ready for action! This beautiful, and G1 accurate version of the Combiner Wars Aerialbot molds has been a highly anticipated release and images like these don't make the wait any easier! Unite Warriors Superion will be released in just about 2 weeks from now, so the wait's almost over. Until then, check out - Read More

Michael McConnohie to attend TFcon Toronto 2015

Michael McConnohie to attend TFcon Toronto 2015

Posted June 11th, 2015 at 2:19pm by mooncake623 - 7,512 views

TFcon just announced that Michael McConnohie will be a guest at this years convention in Toronto. Transformer fans might recongize him as the voice of both Tracks and Cosmos in the Generations 1 cartoon! A less known fact is that he was also the director and write for the 2001 TV series Robots in Disguise. He will be appearing all weekend meeting with attendees. TFcon Toronto will be held from July 17th to 19th, 2015 at the Hilton Mississauga/Meadowvale on 6750 Mississauga Road, - Read More

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Blurr and Nautica Casey Coller / JP Bove Prints

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Blurr and Nautica Casey Coller / JP Bove Prints

Posted June 11th, 2015 at 12:54pm by Va'al - 13,840 views

Another couple of print additions to the BotCon 2015 Artist Alley comes from the dream(y) team of IDW regular cover artist Casey Coller and colourist/writer John-Paul Bove, featuring both a newcomer and a mainstay of the Transformers cast. Check out the mirrored images below of the two prints they will have available at the event, featuring Blurr (in honour of guest John Moschitta Jr, voice actor for the character) and savant Camien Nautica from MTMTE! - Read More

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Deathsaurus Matt Frank / Josh Perez Print

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Deathsaurus Matt Frank / Josh Perez Print

Posted June 11th, 2015 at 12:42pm by Va'al - 12,515 views

After yesterday's Josh Burcham Wrecker print, fellow Seibertronian podcaster xRotorstormx notifies us of another IDW artist Transformers print to make its debut at BotCon 2015's Artist Alley - Matt Frank, regular artist on Godzilla, and who worked on the acclaimed Spotlight: Trailcutter, offers fans an amazingly kaiju-esque Deathsaurus, with colours by Transformers regular colormancer Josh Perez. Check it out mirrored - Read More

Peter Cullen and Frank Welker to Attend Rhode Island Comic Con, November 6 to 8th

Peter Cullen and Frank Welker to Attend Rhode Island Comic Con, November 6 to 8th

Posted June 11th, 2015 at 7:29am by Va'al - 9,676 views

Felow Seibertronian crazysteve notified us of another special comics occurrence later this year, seeing Peter Cullen and Frank Welker both together at an event! Rhode Island Comic Con this November 6-8 have more or less announced the two iconic Transformers voice actors, including provisional details for a combo package to meet both in - Read More

IDW and Traveling Stories - Transformers Rewards in Charity Funding Campaign

IDW and Traveling Stories - Transformers Rewards in Charity Funding Campaign

Posted June 11th, 2015 at 5:17am by Va'al - 19,770 views

A while back we reported on IDW Publishing CEO Ted Adams joining the Board of Directors for child literacy non-profit organisation Traveling Stories. Today, via the IDW Facebook page, we're nudging people in the direction of the group's funding campaign over on IndieGoGo, as not only does it help and promote literacy development in children who may not be otherwise able to access the same resources, but also features some Transformers comics related perks with different sets of pledges, copied - Read More

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Wreck and Rule Josh Burcham Print

BotCon 2015 Artist Alley - Wreck and Rule Josh Burcham Print

Posted June 10th, 2015 at 6:00am by Va'al - 15,360 views

While not an official announcement from BotCon 2015, fans of the IDW Transformers comics, comics art and people who follow the doings of the Transformers community might be interested in the new print by Josh Burcham (colourist and artist for IDW and FunPub), calling back to the Last Stand of the Wreckers! Check out the mirrored image below, thanks to a notification from fellow Seibertronian leokearon, and make sure to pop by Burcham's table at the event to pick one - Read More

Paramount Transformers Universe Writers' Room Adds Steven DeKnight

Paramount Transformers Universe Writers' Room Adds Steven DeKnight

Posted June 09th, 2015 at 4:21am by Va'al - 23,509 views

A final final update on Akiva Goldsman's writers' room for the Paramount Transformers cinematic Universe comes once more from Deadline, reporting the addition of another writer to the pool: Steven DeKnight, creator of the Spartacus TV series, and showrunner for the recent Marvel Daredevil. There are also misreadings being posted online claiming that we are about to see at least ten new Transformers films. According to the interview with Goldsman, which we reported here, and can be found in - Read More

Seibertron.com Interviews New IDW Windblade Artist Corin Howell

Seibertron.com Interviews New IDW Windblade Artist Corin Howell

Posted June 06th, 2015 at 12:12pm by Va'al - 22,013 views

Hello again, fans of Transformers from Seibertron and beyond! We continue our journey in the world behind the scenes of everyone's (we assume) favourite transforming robots by having a good chat with one of the latest entries at IDW - the new artist on the ongoing Windblade series, whose work we have started to see in Windblade #3 (out on 10th June, sneak peek here): Corin Howell! Check it out below, as we look at her development as a fan and an artist. Va'al - Corin, it is an extreme - Read More

IDW Transformers comic book artist Andrew Griffith shows off Combiner Wars Art

IDW Transformers comic book artist Andrew Griffith shows off Combiner Wars Art

Posted June 05th, 2015 at 1:53pm by mooncake623 - 18,666 views

IDW Transformers comic book artist Andrew Griffith just showed off some awesome looking artwork he did for SpEditionNYC via twitter! These artwork consists of Combiner Wars Superion with Alpha Bravo and Arcee! Check out the images we've embedded below and remember keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for the latest in news and - Read More

Auto Assembly 2015 Guest Update - Alex Milne

Auto Assembly 2015 Guest Update - Alex Milne

Posted June 05th, 2015 at 7:26am by Va'al - 10,307 views

Another guest update from Auto Assembly 2015, Europe's largest Transformers convention - and the last in this incarnation: IDW artist and fan-favourite Canadian Alex Milne will be joining the long list of amazing guests in Birmingham, UK, this August. Read more below and head here to book your tickets! We are immeasurably pleased to announce that Transformers comic Artist Alex Milne will be joining us for our final Auto Assembly celebration in August 2015! Most loved for his work - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #119 - One Hour BotCon
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