Marvel G1 and ReGeneration One artist Andrew Wildman has announced a new initiative on his Patreon: the Transformers Universe Sketchbook! Wildman plans to create sketches of every character from the classic G1 comics. A few sketches are visible to the public now, with more for those who choose to crowdfund the artist on Patreon. Read on to see!
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!
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!
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!
Finally hitting shops next week, we have the short preview for Transformers vs GI Joe issue 8, fresh off iTunes. Originally intended for release in April, the issue's publication was a bullet point at IDW's panel during SDCC earlier this month. Has it been worth the wait? Find out early next week when we post our review of the issue before it goes on sale next Wednesday. Keep reading for the pages and the very brief teaser text.
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.
IDW have posted some new images of Transformers comics retailer incentive cover. Get a look at he Transformers #43, More Than Meets The Eye #43, and Windblade #5 comic book covers, all designed by artist James Biggie posted below.
The Cartoon Network animated series comes to IDW! It's a typical day and a typical mission for Team Bee - except that somebody else
seems to be interested in the Decepticon that Bumblebee and the others are after. Transformers: Robots In Disguise #1
is written by Georgia Ball with art by Priscilla Tramontano. Click through and read the review!
Poor Cosmos. None of the Autobots actually care about him as a person, just as a tool for recon. But there are those out there who know what it's like to be seen just as a means to an end... and they're not all Autobots."South of Heaven" is written by John Barber with art by Andrew Griffith and colors by Josh Perez. Continue to the review!
Newsarama also put up the preview for the first regular issue of the Robots in Disguise animated series-based comic book this afternoon. In what looks like a "between the episodes" approach, we'll have to see how the book does at putting together its story while respecting the TV version. Though regardless, the art looks like it's doing a great job capturing the visual style. Check back next week for our review of the full issue. Keep reading to see the preview pages!
Newsarama has posted the full length previews for next week's comic book issues. First up is The Transformers
getting back to where we left off when Combiner Wars
took us back to Cybertron. As usual, we'll be bringing you the very earliest review of this issue, so check back with us early next week for that. Meanwhile, click through and enjoy the preview!
Despite that issue 43 hasn't shipped yet, we already have our first look at issue 44 thanks to iTunes. We expect issue 43 next week, leaving only two weeks between it and the projected ship date of the following issue. Whether that will remain on target is unclear, but in the past when similar delays have put successive issues so close together, the latter has typically ended up pushed back itself. In the meantime, click through for the pages and the solicitation summary.
It's the middle of the month, and that means it's time for the latest batch of comic solicitations fresh from Previews World! In the month of October More Than Meets The Eye
and The Transformers
start the march to their respective issues 50, Robots in Disguise
digs in to a rival team, and Redemption
gives the DInobots a second chance. All this and MTMTE Vol.8! Read on for the summaries and cover previews!
IDW Publishing made waves this past weekend at the 46th Comic-Con International: San Diego with some of the biggest announcements of the show. For Transformers news, three awesome new projects were announced at SDCC 2015 including:
As seen at the IDW & Hasbro panel yesterday, Alex Milne has posted his cover for MTMTE #46 to Twitter! We were promised the return of the Decepticon misfits known as the Scavengers at the panel, and since Grimlock was last seen in their care, it seems as though this will be the issue. Keep reading to see Grimlock wreck some stuff - in Robot Mode, for a change - with colors by Josh Perez!
Hot on the heels of the announcement of Sins Of The Wreckers
, a followup to the fan favorite Last Stand Of The Wreckers
, colorist Josh Burcham has tweeted out a copy of the clean cover art, drawn by Nick Roche and colored by Burcham. Sins
has a lot to live up to, and we'll find out whether the new chapter of the Wreckers can match its predecessor later this year. Keep reading to see the art!