Two New Bob Budiansky Con Appearances

Two New Bob Budiansky Con Appearances

Posted February 06th, 2016 at 4:38pm by Hellscream9999 - 7,160 views

Fellow Seibertronians, we have been informed that Bob Budiansky is going to be doing two shows in the near future. He will be at the Super Megafest in Massachusetts April 8-10, and at the East Coast Comic Con in New Jersey April 16 & 17. So what do you think? Are you excited, will you make it a point of going to either of these shows now? Sound off in the comments - Read More

TFNation 2016 - Guest Update: Simon Furman

TFNation 2016 - Guest Update: Simon Furman

Posted February 05th, 2016 at 1:01pm by Va'al - 12,814 views

It never ends! Like a vast, predatory bird, the grandfather of Transformers comics fiction has just been announced by TFNation as joining the list of guests attending the new UK convention in August, in Birmingham, UK. Check out more info on Simon Furman below, and be warned: you won't believe the things he can do now... Transmission Initiated Transmission ID: 000021 TFNation_2016 Operation: Target 2016 We are honoured to announce that Simon Furman, one of the most significant - Read More

Machinima Transformers Combiner Wars Final Script Complete

Machinima Transformers Combiner Wars Final Script Complete

Posted January 31st, 2016 at 2:38am by Va'al - 19,602 views

From the gang of writers over at the Machinima Transformers Combiner Wars animated series, we have an update on the status of the scripts and writing for the show: all scripts are in, and Eric Calderon, George Krstic and FJ DeSanto have been shooting some behind the scenes material, probably for both promotion and extra additions to the show! No news yet on the animation side of things, but we will update you as soon as we know. The TRANSFORMERS are coming to Machinima. In an agreement - Read More

Teaser Trailer for RID Season 2 and Season 4 Announcement

Teaser Trailer for RID Season 2 and Season 4 Announcement

Posted January 30th, 2016 at 1:17am by Hellscream9999 - 26,049 views

Fellow Seibertronians, hot on the heels of the Meet the Autobots video - which featured clips from Transformers RID Season2 - we get our first teaser trailer for season 2. Although, it can only be watched on YouTube, we also get an interesting post on Kirk Van Wormer's Twitter account that seems to simultaneously announce and confirm a season 4 of RID, despite there being no news of a season 3 at this point - we have screencapped the message below, in case of changes from on high. Are - Read More

Better late than never: BotCon 2014 Content Wrap-Up Universal Studios, Stan Bush, Susan Blu, & more

Better late than never: BotCon 2014 Content Wrap-Up Universal Studios, Stan Bush, Susan Blu, & more

Posted January 27th, 2016 at 9:34pm by Seibertron - 14,716 views

While helping Universal Studios Hollywood with their press release earlier today, I discovered various content from BotCon 2014 wasn't posted on Seibertron.com. Sometimes after these events, there's so much wrap-up that certain content gets overlooked. Old news or not, I felt like it was a disservice not having this content available to all of you so I decided it was time to post it before it fell to the wayside again. Better late than never, right? Besides, what Transformers fan doesn't love - Read More

Concept Art - Transformers: Robots In Disguise Micronus and Ped, by Augusto Barranco

Concept Art - Transformers: Robots In Disguise Micronus and Ped, by Augusto Barranco

Posted January 24th, 2016 at 2:54am by Va'al - 25,877 views

Visual designer and illustrator Augusto Barranco has tweeted some old concepts for the Transformers: Robots in Disguise series, as the second season rolls out its carpet and teasers (which you can see here). Namely, we get a look at Micronus, Optimus Prime's Yoda-esque mentor and envoy of the Primes, and some more defined art of Ped. Check them out mirrored below! - Read More

Paramount Transformers 5 and Michael Bay Returning to Chicago

Paramount Transformers 5 and Michael Bay Returning to Chicago

Posted January 20th, 2016 at 12:09pm by Va'al - 22,966 views

Via a number of sources across the internet, but converging to an interview that director Michael Bay (and John Krasinski) sat through with Dean Richards of WGN Radio, we have news that the new instalment in the Paramount Transformers live-action movie series will see a return to Chicago during the filming process. While they don't mention too much, Bay did say: he plans to be back in Chicago sometime later this year. The film is scheduled for a 2017 release, with plans already in the works - Read More

James Roberts Wants Your Letters for More Than Meets the Eye #50

James Roberts Wants Your Letters for  More Than Meets the Eye #50

Posted January 15th, 2016 at 8:06am by Va'al - 16,790 views

Issue 49 of The Transformers will be released next week, with More Than Meets the Eye catching up later in the month - but the latter's writer James Roberts has opened up the letters page again in occasion of the 50th issue, through a special email address. If you would like to feature in this landmark issue of one the most acclaimed Transformers comic book series, just follow the instructions below, and hurry: the deadline for submission is this Sunday 17th January! In next month's - Read More

Botcon 2016 Guest Update - Alec Willows Cancels, Venus Terzo Confirmed

Botcon 2016 Guest Update - Alec Willows Cancels, Venus Terzo Confirmed

Posted January 13th, 2016 at 4:43pm by Va'al - 15,706 views

Courtesy of the Transformers Collectors' Club envoy TF_JW, we have an update on the guestlist for the 2016 edition of BotCon. One spider leaves, another one crawls in, as Alec Willows cancels his appearance, but Venus Terzo confirms hers - check out more info below! An update for the BotCon 2016 guest list: Alec Willows has unfortunately cancelled his BotCon 2016 appearance. Well, I should say that it is unfortunate for those attending the show. For Mr. Willows, his cancellation is due to - Read More

Rumors - Michael Bay Speaks Briefly on Transformers 5 and Beyond

Rumors - Michael Bay Speaks Briefly on Transformers 5 and Beyond

Posted January 12th, 2016 at 6:24pm by caryweeone - 30,614 views

In a recent Collider interview with Michael Bay on his new film 13 Hours, Steve Weintraub was able to sneak in a few questions about Bay's involvement with any future Transformers films. The full interview can be viewed here. There are three talking points to add a little fuel to the rumor fires: According to Bay his writers ...did a really good job of going back in time and connecting things in history and how it relates to different spinoffs...Bay continued to say, presumably about - Read More

2015 Seibertron.com Year in Review - A Combined Compilation

2015 Seibertron.com Year in Review - A Combined Compilation

Posted January 06th, 2016 at 5:32am by Va'al - 40,956 views

Will you look at that? 2015 went. Gone. Poof. No Transformers live-action movie either. The festivities have officially come to a close in most festivity-celebrating areas too. So what did happen this past year? How many changes to the fandom, to the franchise, to the robots? How did the year look compared to our hopes and dreams from the end of 2014? Join us for our annual roundtable discussion in... Transformers 2015 - A Year in Review Who will brave the past and bring thoughts - Read More

TFNation 2016 Guest Update - Richard Newman

TFNation 2016 Guest Update - Richard Newman

Posted January 02nd, 2016 at 6:41am by Va'al - 18,901 views

2016 is actually here, for everyone, and the crew over at TFNation are making sure that Transformers: Beast Wars' 20th anniversary does not go unnoticed (have you seen our new site banner?) - by announcing a new guest for the event taking place this August: Richard Newman, voice of Rhinox, Tankor (Beast Machines) and even Vector Prime in Cybertron! Find out more here and below. Transmission_Initiated TransmissionID: 000012 TFNation_2016 Operation: Beast Wars We are honoured to announce - Read More

Takara Tomy to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Beast Wars in 2016

Takara Tomy to Celebrate 20th Anniversary of Beast Wars in 2016

Posted January 01st, 2016 at 3:04am by Va'al - 41,646 views

Fellow Seibertronian Sabrblade has taken the time to give us some context surrounding new information about 2016 (it happened!) from Takara Tomy, via usual suspect Hisashi Yuki on Twitter. The short version is that it appears the Japanese company is indeed planning on celebrating the 20th anniversary of Beast Wars - find out more below! TakaraTomy designer Hisashi Yuki has Tweeted a New Years photo featuring the Beast Wars Metals X-9 Metals Jaguar figure, which was a Japanese exclusive - Read More

James Roberts (MTMTE) WINS Outstanding Writer Award 2015

James Roberts (MTMTE) WINS Outstanding Writer Award 2015

Posted December 24th, 2015 at 8:08am by Va'al - 23,199 views

In addition to the announcement over on Comics Alliance about Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye winning their Excellence award, we also have its author - James 'Peerless Jim' Roberts - receiving the award for Outstanding Writer for 2015! Check out the blurb below, and pats on the back all round. Winner: James Roberts A great comic can come from anywhere, even a property built to sell toys, which has been through enough reboots to make DC Comics go “well, hold on now.” Nothing is - Read More

Seibertron.com Interviews IDW Artist Sara Pitre-Durocher

Seibertron.com Interviews IDW Artist Sara Pitre-Durocher

Posted December 19th, 2015 at 12:24pm by Va'al - 30,028 views

Seibertron.com returns once more to interview the latest addition to the IDW creative teams, in light of the work that has already appeared and will return in the Spring - Camiens, Cybertronians and other colonists, please welcome Sara Pitre-Durocher, cover artist, interiors on Combiner Hunters and The Transformers, and soon to be appearing on Till All Are One! Va'al - Sara, thank you for taking the time to talk to us, even across a screen and at a continent's distance. It's truly a - Read More

Mark Wahlberg Confirms Return to Paramount Transformers 5

Mark Wahlberg Confirms Return to Paramount Transformers 5

Posted December 15th, 2015 at 3:28am by Hellscream9999 - 31,318 views

Fellow Seibertronians, in an exclusive interview with Brazilian site Cinepop, Mark Wahlberg confirms that he will be returning to the world of Transformers by way of Transformers 5. The full article and video can be viewed here. This is not entirely new, as we already had a hint at Wahlberg's return all the way back here - but how do you feel about Mark's return to the franchise coming from the man himself? Did you like his performance in the last movie? Post your comments in the Energon Pub - Read More

More IDW Transformers Nominations - James Roberts and Tom Scioli

More IDW Transformers Nominations - James Roberts and Tom Scioli

Posted December 11th, 2015 at 12:50pm by Va'al - 16,466 views

In addition to the nomination for Continued Excellence, more IDW Transformers nominations have surfaced for the Comics Alliance awards. Namely, James Roberts (More Than Meets the Eye) in the Outstanding Writer category, and Tom Scioli (Transformers vs G.I. Joe) for Outstanding Artist! Follow the links to cast your vote, and show giant transforming robots some mainstream comics love. - Read More

IDW Deviations Transformers - Interview with Brandon Easton and Priscilla Tramontano

IDW Deviations Transformers - Interview with Brandon Easton and Priscilla Tramontano

Posted December 11th, 2015 at 12:02pm by Va'al - 20,779 views

We have some more news on the - now confirmed - one-shot featuring the Transformers in the IDW Publishing Deviations series, thanks to Newsarama. Brandon Easton will be taking up writing duties, while Priscilla Tramontano will work out the art, and they've both been interviewed about the issue - find out more below, and read the full piece here. In March, IDW Publishing is revisiting classic moments from it's most popular franchises in a series of thematic one-shots subtitled "Deviations," - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2016 Guest Update - Ian James Corlett

TFcon Toronto 2016 Guest Update - Ian James Corlett

Posted December 05th, 2015 at 3:16am by Va'al - 20,425 views

A guest update comes to us from TFcon Toronto HQ, as they reveal that Ian James Corlett, the voice of Beast Wars/Beast Machines Cheetor (and others), will be attending the event. Find out more below! TFcon is proud to announce that Ian James Corlett will be a guest at the 2016 convention in Toronto. Known to Transformers fans as the voice of Cheetor in Beast Wars and Beast Machines as well as the Maximal Computer, Sentinel, and Sea Clamp. Mr. Corlett will be appearing all weekend meeting - Read More

TFNation 2016 Guest Update - Guido Guidi

TFNation 2016 Guest Update - Guido Guidi

Posted November 28th, 2015 at 2:39am by Va'al - 27,235 views

Yet another update from steaming ahead UK-based convention TFNation, as they announce fan-favourite artist Guido Guidi on their guest roster! Check out more information below and at their site here. Transmission_Initiated Transmission_Initiated TransmissionID: 000009 TFNation_2016 Operation: All Hail Guido TFNation is delighted to welcome artist extraordinaire Guido Guidi to its inaugural convention! An exceptionally popular comic artist who has worked with Transformers since the - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #136 - The Gathering
Twincast / Podcast #136:
"The Gathering"
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Posted: Saturday, January 30th, 2016