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Transformers Spotlight: Megatron Comic Cover Exclusive Retail Incentive Images
BaCon - Sunday, January 13, 2013

IDW artist Alex Milne has posted a preview for the Transformers Spotlight: Megatron comic book cover to his deviantART account. Get a look at the his covers artwork for the retailer incentive cover that what will be offered exclusively by Staduim Comics in Ontario, Canada. Get a look at the cover art by Alex with some of his insights on the artwork he created as well as a look at the find comic book cover along with the event details and pre-order information.
well this was a special cover i got the chance to work on. The owner of the comic shop i go to asked me if i was interested in doing a cover for and store exclusive book. this was something that we had talked about many times in the past but there hadn't been a transformers one to do....until now ;p
the owner pitched the idea to me about doing a cover, but was unsure about doing it since he wasn't aware about where the books fit into the main stories. i asked what books he was offered a cover for. he mentioned a G.I.Joe one, then a tf comic about megatron. i was like ok.....then i was like, wait, what, megatron? do you mean spotlight megatron? then i was like OMG i want to do that :D
so after a discussion that day, i came up with some roughs. the owner and i went over them, and then i whipped up the cover. it was a blast to do. i love drawing this design of megatron. i know its not the most loved design, but i do enjoy drawing it. i added the store logo in the bottom cover plus a couple extra decepticons that i knew the owner liked :) it was a joy to work on
so this will be a store exclusive comic. i will have a few copies that people will be able to get from me at the various conventions i will be at, but other then from me, stadiums comics will be the only place you'll be able to get this cover of the book
here is a like to there store [link]
here a link to there facebook for the in store signing i will be doing [link]

the fabulous colors were provided by the ever so talented Josh Perez. i think he out did himself on this cover. it really turned out well
it was a joy to work with him on this project. i always wished when i was working on the ongoing comics that i would have gotten to do an issue or 2 with him.
i love all the textures he has going on in the image.

well , back to work for me
enjoy :)

Read more about the comic release below:

Cover by Alex Milne
Story/Art by Nick Roche
Release Date: February 2013

We have partnered with IDW and Hasbro to bring you this exclusive Spotlight: Megatron variant cover comic drawn by Alex Milne that will only be available through Stadium Comics! Megatron has returned to the Decepticons and is ready to take down anything or anyone that stands in his way, even if (as depicted on the cover), it’s Cybertron’s favourite comic shop – Stadium Comics!

This extremely limited comic will be released in February, and the cover is beautifully drawn by regular Transformers artist Alex Milne. We are honoured to be given the opportunity to have our store associated with IDW and the Transformers by way of this comic. It will only be available in-store at Stadium or right here on our website. There are several different ordering options presented below.


Any customers placing orders before the comic’s release will have the option to receive a FREE autograph from Alex Milne on the cover, along with a Stadium Comics Certificate of Authenticity! Please let us know in the special instructions if you would like your copies autographed. Also – if you would like to order quantities other than the options we have listed here, feel free to contact us and we can work something out!

The comic arrives in stores February 2013. Please allow 2-4 weeks for shipping within North America, and longer everywhere else in the world.

Ready to Buy? Select your options and shipping preferences and click the “Buy Now” button! You will be redirected to Paypal’s website. Please note, we are not responsible for any extra duty and/or customs charges that may be applied by your country of residence.

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