Steven DeKnight on Paramount Transformers Universe Writers Room

Steven DeKnight on Paramount Transformers Universe Writers Room

Posted July 29th, 2015 at 1:45am by Va'al - 3,562 views

Fellow Seibertron.com user SlyTF1 has alerted us to a new article discussing the goings-on at Paramount, and specifically in the writers room for the extended Transformers universe, as IGN caught up with Daredevil's Steven DeKnight on the current situation with Akiva Goldsman's project, and the surprise visit from Steven Spielberg! Read more below, and head here for the full piece. Taking a page from how a TV show is run, Paramount assembled a big group of experienced writers to help chart - Read More

Auto Assembly 2015 Guest Update - Peter Spellos

Auto Assembly 2015 Guest Update - Peter Spellos

Posted July 28th, 2015 at 3:30pm by Va'al - 5,103 views

Auto Assembly Announces returning guest: It's Peter Spellos! It’s not very often that voice actors make a return appearance at Auto Assembly. Not because we don’t want to see many of our guests come back but with a limited budget for voice actors for the convention we tend to focus on bringing actors to Auto Assembly who haven’t visited the event before so it’s rare that actors make return appearances and if they do it’s not usually for a few years. However, something rather - Read More

Floro Dery Concept Art - Quintesson Castle and Ariel

Floro Dery Concept Art - Quintesson Castle and Ariel

Posted July 27th, 2015 at 1:55pm by Va'al - 9,953 views

Fellow Seibertronian Cyberpath has spotted a couple more pieces of unused concepts by Transformers artist Floro Dery via the usual Etsy store, this time featuring the Quintesson castle and Ariel, an early version of what then became Elita - check them both out mirrored below! The Transformers Quintesson castle and Ariel (later redesigned and renamed as Elita) Signed prints are available at: http://www.etsy.com/shop/FDartstudio - Read More

Auto Assembly 2015 Guest Update - Kei Zama

Auto Assembly 2015 Guest Update - Kei Zama

Posted July 27th, 2015 at 1:42pm by Va'al - 9,855 views

Another update from Auto Assembly HQ as we inch ever closer to the event! Announced today was their latest guest for August 2015, a fan artist from Japan known in the online fandom as Golby II - Kei Zama! You can find a selection of her work in the links below, as well as some more info on this very talented artist. While Auto Assembly is taking it’s final bow, we realise the Transformers brand moves ever onward, with new stories, characters and creative artists. It’s fitting - Read More

Wonder Festival Oculus Rift Devatastor Experience - Behind the Scenes

Wonder Festival Oculus Rift Devatastor Experience - Behind the Scenes

Posted July 24th, 2015 at 6:02am by Va'al - 14,414 views

Also thanks to fellow Seibertron.com user Cyberpath, we have a cross-update from Takara Tomy designer Shogo Hasui - the man behind Unite Warriors UW-04 Devastator - and his Twitter account, showing the computer generated image of the Titan class combiner used for the Oculus Rift experience at Wonder Festival this coming weekend! Take a look at the intricacies below. Constructicons that appeared in 7 / 26 wonder-TT booth oculus is based 3D data of the toy and, enables exact deformation - Read More

TFcon Charlotte 2015 - Transformers Voice Actor Garry Chalk to Attend

TFcon Charlotte 2015 - Transformers Voice Actor Garry Chalk to Attend

Posted July 22nd, 2015 at 7:19pm by Va'al - 13,933 views

The lovely folks over at TFcon USA - taking place in Charlotte in 2015 - have updated their site with the first official guest for the event: voice of Optimus Primal from Transformers Beast Wars, Garry Chalk! Find out more from their official announcement page here, and scroll down below for a snippet. We are very happy to welcome Transformers voice actor Garry Chalk to TFcon Charlotte 2015. The voice of Optimus Primal in Beast Wars and Beast Machines and Optimus Prime in the Armada, Energon - Read More

James Raiz Transformers / G.I. Joe TFcon Villains Print WIP Video

James Raiz Transformers / G.I. Joe TFcon Villains Print WIP Video

Posted July 21st, 2015 at 3:50am by Va'al - 12,028 views

With artist James Raiz back from Toronto's TFcon, we have a better chance to look at the process leading up to the creation of the Villains piece of his Transformers/G.I. Joe combo prints (first one, Heroes, can be found here), with colours by Kieran Oats. Make sure to drop by Raiz's channel and page under Box Office Artist for more, - Read More

Actor George Coe, voice of Dark of the Moon Que, Passes at 86

Actor George Coe, voice of Dark of the Moon Que, Passes at 86

Posted July 21st, 2015 at 3:06am by Va'al - 12,379 views

Coming from Variety magazine, we report the news of another acting professional with ties to the Transformers franchise to pass away this year. Actor George Coe, a man whose credits list is truly impressive, from Star Trek to Bones to Gilmore Girls to The West Wing, via Archer and the voice of Que/Wheeljack in Transformers: Dark of the Moon, was 86 and struggling with health. The staff of Seibertron.com offer their most sincere condolences to his family and loved ones. He voiced the - Read More

James Raiz and Kieran Oats Decepticon / Cobra TFcon Print Revealed

James Raiz and Kieran Oats Decepticon / Cobra TFcon Print Revealed

Posted July 17th, 2015 at 3:50pm by Va'al - 28,350 views

The latest update from our friend James Raiz, artist for the Transformers comics at multiple points in their publication history, includes the full reveal of the second TFcon piece featuring G.I. Joe and Transformers comics from the live-action movies! You'll remember the Autobot and Joes piece (but check it out here if you don't) - now we have the Decepticon and Cobra counterpart print as selected by Seibertron.com users, also coloured by Kieran Oats, and both of which will be available this - Read More

IDW Publishing Pan Cybertronian Spaceways RI Covers by James Biggie

IDW Publishing Pan Cybertronian Spaceways RI Covers by James Biggie

Posted July 17th, 2015 at 4:28am by Va'al - 13,396 views

Our first piece of news from IDW Publishing, via their Facebook page, today comes in the shape of the Retailer Incentive covers for all three major ongoings: Windblade #5, The Transformers #43 and More Than Meets the Eye #43. Artist James Biggie, who will also be working on Transformers: Redemption, has prepared three travel ads for locations in the Transformers Universe, for the 'Pan Cybertronian Spaceways', referencing Caminus, Unicron's Head and Nebulos - check them out below! - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2015 Guest Update - Josh Perez

TFcon Toronto 2015 Guest Update - Josh Perez

Posted July 16th, 2015 at 12:11pm by Va'al - 16,438 views

Another quick update from TFcon Toronto, taking place this weekend, featuring another IDW talent, and partner in crime with many of the lineartists on fan-favourite series, including covers: Josh Perez! Check out more info below and here. We are happy to welcome back IDW Publishing colorist Josh Perez to TFcon Toronto 2015. Transformers fans will recognize his work from the pages of IDW’s, Transformers: Robots in Disguise and More Than Meets The Eye books. He will be in attendance all - Read More

Activision Transformers: Devastation SDCC 2015 Guido Guidi Poster

Activision Transformers: Devastation SDCC 2015 Guido Guidi Poster

Posted July 15th, 2015 at 3:31pm by Va'al - 19,035 views

We have seen multiple trailers, and a glimpse of the Activision poster for Transformers: Devastation - now, thanks to the artist behind the piece, Guido Guidi, we get a look at a digital version of the artwork accompanying the game in promotional material, featuring the G1esque full cast! Check it out mirrored below. Courtesy of Hasbro and Activision - for those who missed it, here's a clear view of the SDCC 2015 Transformers Devastation - Read More

Auto Assembly 2015 Update - Simon Furman Panel on Dreamwave and IDW

Auto Assembly 2015 Update - Simon Furman Panel on Dreamwave and IDW

Posted July 15th, 2015 at 12:17pm by Va'al - 19,715 views

The Auto Assembly HQ have updated their site with another announcement, bringing Simon Furman to chair a panel on the more recent history of the Transformers comics incarnations! Yes indeed, one of the original Marvel writers takes a look at the decline of Dreamwave and rise of IDW, including plenty of unseen artwork from various creators - read on below and here to find out more. Legendary Transformers comic writer, Simon Furman, has something rather special in store for fans attending Auto - Read More

IDW The Transformers #43 Casey Coller / Joana Lafuente Variant Cover

IDW The Transformers #43 Casey Coller / Joana Lafuente Variant Cover

Posted July 15th, 2015 at 12:42am by Va'al - 15,631 views

While the releases from IDW Publishing are still suffering from the aftermath of SDCC 15, cover artist for the most recent Transformers series Casey Coller has shared his and Joana Lafuente's variant cover for the upcoming The Transformers #43 issue! You can check out the Soundwave and Cosmos-centric piece mirrored below for your - Read More

TFcon Toronto 2015 Update: Submit Your Questions for Peter Cullen Q&A

TFcon Toronto 2015 Update: Submit Your Questions for Peter Cullen Q&A

Posted July 14th, 2015 at 4:02am by Va'al - 12,139 views

Our latest update from TFcon Toronto comes in the shape of a call for questions for the Peter Cullen Q&A panel taking place at the event this weekend of July 17th-18th. If you have something you wanted to ask the voice of Optimus Prime (and just a generally good human), read on below to find out how! While we know almost everyone would like a chance to ask Mr. Cullen a question during his panel, we have a limited time frame to deal with. As such TFcon will be taking question submissions for - Read More

TCC Fiction Names Last Two Rainmakers: Nova and Ion Storm

TCC Fiction Names Last Two Rainmakers: Nova and Ion Storm

Posted July 14th, 2015 at 3:56am by Va'al - 15,803 views

The Ask Vector Prime Facebook page, set up for the fictional paratext to BotCon 2015 is still running popular and fairly strong, and the Transformers Collectors' Club has just used it to 'reveal' - as it were - the names of the remaining two Rainmakers in the fiction. The blue and yellow Seeker-bodied characters will now be known, to those of you following this exciting development, as Nova Storm and Ion Storm, and join their sibling Acid Storm. Read more below, and here, and check out the - Read More

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #46 Alex Milne / Josh Perez Clean Cover

IDW Transformers: More Than Meets the Eye #46 Alex Milne / Josh Perez Clean Cover

Posted July 12th, 2015 at 6:15am by Va'al - 17,239 views

After the reveals from San Diego Comic Con 2015, in which the panel confirmed the return of the Scavengers and Grimlock in MTMTE - though we already knew - artist Alex Milne has shared the clean cover art for issue #46, in which the return takes place! Check out the dinotastic piece featuring colours by Josh Perez - Read More

SDCC 2015 - IDW Windblade Volume 2 Ends with #7, New Series in March 2016

SDCC 2015 - IDW Windblade Volume 2 Ends with #7, New Series in March 2016

Posted July 11th, 2015 at 8:13am by Va'al - 16,716 views

You may have seen some of this news around the internet, but IDW Publishing editor John Barber did some quick live coverage of Friday's Women in Transformers panel at San Diego Comic Con 2015 - bringing us news of the end of the second Windblade volume, and its continuation in the new ongoing Till All Are One as of March 2016! Read on below for more details, and a shot of the panelists. Women of Transformers panel at 1:30 in room 8--first TF comics announcement of #SDCC— John Barber - Read More

Interview with Transformers: Robots In Disguise Producer and Writer Adam Beechen

Interview with Transformers: Robots In Disguise Producer and Writer Adam Beechen

Posted July 09th, 2015 at 5:23am by Va'al - 19,232 views

After the text-based interview with Transformers: Robots in Disguise producer and writer Adam Beechen from a while back, the crew of The Pow Wow Show got in touch with us and shared an on air interview with the man behind the (animated) robots! Check out here the full show, in which the show crew discuss a number of bits and bots with SDCC-based Beechen as of the 13 minute mark up to 58 minutes - Read More

Richard Newman to attend TFcon Toronto 2015

Richard Newman to attend TFcon Toronto 2015

Posted July 08th, 2015 at 12:16am by mooncake623 - 7,226 views

TFcon just announced that Richard Newman will be a guest at this years convention in Toronto. Transformer fans might recognize him as the voice of Rhinox in Beast Wars, Tankor in Beast Machines and Vector Prime in Transformers Cybertron. Mr. Newman 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, Mississauga, Ontario. Keep your optics tuned to Seibertron.com for - Read More

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Transformers Podcast: Twincast / Podcast #121 - SDCC 2015
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