Sara Pitre-Durocher, the artist on IDW's Combiner Hunters one-shot comic, has posted her lineart for the Torchbearers: Pyra Magna, Rust Dust, Dustup, Jumpstream, Stormclash, and Skyburst! The designs, based on earlier designs for the Generations figures due out next year, are the best, clearest look we've gotten at these characters yet. Pitre-Durocher is going to be the artist for next year's `Til All Are One
ongoing and we're really looking forward to that. Read on to see the designs!
Coming via Josue Cahua of the Transformers Colombia Facebook group, we've got a word of warning about Titan Class Devastator tonight. While we haven't been able to track the original source yet, an image was posted showing Mixmaster severely cracked, with an attached warning to not over extend the Devastator ankle tilt joint. We can't know how likely this is to happen in general, or if this resulted from pushing the toy beyond its clear limits. But we want to make sure everyone is aware to be on the lookout and take care with Devastator's left leg. Keep reading to see the full image!
HasbroToyShop has posted the SDCC 2015 exclusives! Currently all three Transformers exclusives are still in stock: the Kreon Class of `85 is $60, the Combiner Hunters boxset is $75, and Devastator is $180, all plus shipping. Click here to go to the SDCC page on HasbroToyShop!
Velocitron's quarterly Benefit 500 is on! Blurr's racing for the future of the Cybertronian Alliance - but in this race, there are no rules. "Race Against The Light is written by Mairghread Scott with art by Corin Howell and colors by Thomas Deer. Continue to the review!
On a very special issue of More Than Meets The Eye
, Swerve has gone missing, and Rodimus needs a crack team of highly skilled professionals to go on a special mission to bring him home. Unfortunately, he's stuck with Cyclonus, Tailgate, Skids, Rung, and Bluestreak. "The One Where They Go To Earth", written by James Roberts, pencils by Alex Milne, inks by Alex Milne and Brian Shearer, colored by Joana Lafuente. Click here to read the review
On a day that coincidentally requires them to be in special ceremonial paint, Windblade and Chromia must pursue a stealth-mode Arcee in to the wilds of Cybertron to recover the stolen Enigma of Combination. But it seems luck is not on anyone's
side today... "An Uneventful Night" is written by Mairghread Scott, with art by Sara Pitre-Durocher, colored by Yamaishi with coordination by Phase6. Continue to the review
Thanks once again to Allspark for providing high quality scans of this month's Figure King magazine. In it we get a good look at TakaraTomy's Constructicons, including a look at the hand weapons and a better idea of the individual deco choices, plus some Transformers Adventure including Override and Runabout, some QTF, and a full page look at ThreeA's movie Optimus Prime figure. We've mirrored Transformers relevant pages and highlighted some of the individual images, so keep reading to check it out.
It was just over a year ago that we were introduced to Combiner Wars, with Superion and Menasor leading the way. As we move towards the final product wave for 2015 and look at the first half of 2016, trends are clearly presenting themselves, and interesting and promising design philosophies may not look the same as they once did. With another year ahead of it, is Combiner Wars already in a state of decline? Keep reading to hear our thoughts.
While they don't yet seem to have a preview for Transformers Vs GI Joe also due next week, Newsarama wraps up for now with the preview for Windblade #5. "RACE AGAINST THE LIGHT! On VELOCITRON, racing isn't a sport-it's a matter of life and death! WINDBLADE and BLURR put the pedal to the metal to save CYBERTRON-and their own lives."
Click through to read the preview, and be sure to be back here early next week for the first reviews of all these issues!
It's a busy week in Transformers comics next week, and Newsarama has a selection of previews for the multiple books due to come our way. Among them is the Combiner Hunters one-shot, promising the debut of fan-built Victorion. "COMBINER WARS FALLOUT! Because you demanded it-WINDBLADE and CHROMIA team up with ARCEE to put an end to the menace of the COMBINER WARS-but will they end each other first?!"
Click through for the preview!
Newsarama has gotten an early preview for next week's issue of More Than Meets The Eye, whose earlier iTunes short preview certainly caused some stir among fans! "Three years into their quest, and the crew of the Lost Light were starting to think that the universe held no more nasty surprises. And then a planet started chasing them."
Keep reading to check it out!
Hisashi Yuki has put more images of upcoming products on Twitter for us! Today we've got Transformers Adventure Override and his moldmate, Combiner Wars Legends-class Groove as they visit with the upcoming Unite Warriors Groove, the much-anticipated new leg for UW03 Guardian, AKA Defensor! Click through to see all three photos!
TakaraTomy Devastator designer Shogo Hasui has posted an image to Twitter of the super-detailed wireframe model for Devastator as he'll be seen in the Oculus Rift 3D simulation at this weekend's Wonder Festival in Japan! The model is based directly on the CAD designs for Combiner Wars/Unite Warriors Devastator, as is pretty obvious from looking at it. Keep reading for a closer look and more details!
Thanks to Hobbybase who have posted a nice batch of first look images from the ACG 2015 Hasbro & Oritoy event. The images show us preview of the Transformers Platinum Dinobots as well as Masterpice MP-18B Bluestreak, MP-25 Tracks in Blue, MP-26 Road Rage in Red, and the UW-02 Menasor, SDCC Devastator, and many of the new Combiner Wars we saw at SDCC. Read on to see all the ACG 2015 Hasbro Transformers Dsiplay images now.
YouTuber Vangelus has posted an interview with James Roberts from TFCon Toronto 2015! In it Roberts discusses the recent Thunderclash arc in More Than Meets The Eye among other things, and answers listener questions! Click through to watch!
Next Page >>