SDCC 2008 - Animated News Roundup

A lot of Transformers Animated information came out of the Comic-Con International 2008, and we know it's hard to keep track, so we're helping you out by compiling this news roundup.

Toyline | Display gallery
  • The panel members said they are hoping to do all Dinobots
  • Leader Ultra Magnus will arrive in Sept 08
  • Activators Cliffjumper will have a new head, arriving Spring 2009
  • Deluxe Blurr was shown
  • Deluxe Swindle looks kind of like Sentinel with Camo deco and will arrive December 2008
  • Voyager Longarm arriving December 2008
  • Voyager Shockwave arriving December 2009 is one bot 2 forms - Puzzle type design by Takara
  • Blade Megatron is a blue repaint of Voyager painted like he is in the shadows
Comic | IDW Publishing Panel Artwork
  • Each issue will have 2 stories, 11 pages each
  • Animated: The Arrival will be a 5 issue mini-series that takes place in Season 1 of the show. The comic will explore lots of the things that happen in S1, or are related.
  • Issue 1 is a recap of pilot with diff points of view
  • Animated: The Arrival series hits shelves August 13th
  • Issues 2 cover by Elrini Maramba (see cover) with interiors by Dario Brizuela and Liam
  • Issue 3 will feature the first appearance of Oil Slick (see cover)

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