Through an article on Comics Alliance, three new covers has been revealed for first issue of the new series dubbed “Optimus Prime“. The series, written by John Barber with Kei Zama at the helm on art and color, is due to debut in November 2016 after IDW’s Revolution event. The 3 covers shown are the regular cover by Kei Zama, retailer Incentive cover by Sonny Liew, and the subscription cover by Andrew Griffith. Check out all 3 covers after the break. [Read more…]
Previews World has updated with the subscription cover to Transformers 56, which is due to arrive in two weeks time. The subscription cover with art by Casey Coller ties into both Titans Return and Revolution, with G.I. Joe’s Scarlett taking aim at a headless Alpha Trion. Could this be merely a cool piece of art – or a clue that a certain Voyager class toy might be showing up in the pages of the crossover? You’ll have to pick up the issue to find out!
iTunes has just updated with their preview for IDW‘s upcoming Transformers #56:
TITANS RETURN! Following the literally-Earth-shattering events of last issue… OPTIMUS PRIME establishes a new base of operations—AUTOBOT CITY! Its first visitor: a newly-revived SENTINEL PRIME, who sees a potential ally in OPTIMUS.”
We’ve attached the pages to this post – check them out and be sure to pick up the full issue on August 31st!
Alongside MTMTE, the IDW series Till All Are One also has its special covers revealed today for the third issue in the series. The retailer incentive cover features Starscream playing with various chess pawns labeled with the names of various cousin planets of Cybertron as well as a very defiant Windblade. The subscription cover features an even more sinister Starscream plotting overhead a team of surrounded Combaticons, which can’t bode well for the commandos.
Check out the covers after the jump and share your thoughts in the discussion below!
As the Titans Return segment of the Prime Trilogy continues, so does that portion of the More Than Meets The Eye comic series. With the next MTMTE issue (56), we have its retailer incentive cover revealed! The cover features a unique art style not often seen in Transformers comics and depicts Rodimus and Ultra Magnus in the heat of battle during the Titan Wars.
Pick this version up at your local comic store now and be sure to check out the cover after the jump!
IDW Artist and writer behind “Last Stand of the Wreckers”, “Sins of the Wreckers” and much more has shared the pencil art for his upcoming exclusive print for TF Nation in the UK. The print features the Chimeracons from Sins of the Wreckers, which are the comics new breed of beast Transformers. This amazing looking print will feature Tarantulas, Carnivac, Tidal Wave, Claw Jaw, Overbite, Polar Claw and Stampy. Colors will be done by Josh Burcham.
TFNation 2016 will be taking place over the weekend of 19 – 21 August, 2016, at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole Hotel in Birmingham, England. Guests will include voice actors Richard Newman (Beast Wars Rhinox), Paul Eiding (Generation 1 Perceptor), artists Hayato Sakamoto, Kei Zama, Alex Milne, Guido Guidi, John-Paul Bove, Emiliano Santalucia, Geoff Senior, and Nick Roche, James Roberts, Simon Furman and Jim Sorenson. Check out the TFNation homepage for more information!
2005 Board member D-Drive has sent over the Diamond Comics Shipping list for next Wednesday, August 24th. On tap for our beloved Transformers is the following:
TRANSFORMERS SINS OF WRECKERS TP
(W/A/CA) Nick Roche
THE WRECKERS RETURN! Somebody’s kidnapped PROWL… but does anybody want him back? A lifetime of messing with everybody’s lives comes around to haunt him. Fortunately, he’s always got a plan. In this case… the team of brutal, broken heroes… the WRECKERS
“This book and its predecessor prove that it’s possible to treat the Transformers franchise with utmost seriousness, as long as there’s room for occasional moments of silliness and bombast.” -IGN
TRANSFORMERS GEN TITANS RET VOYAGER AF ASST 201602
The Headmasters are back with Hasbro’s new Transformers Titans Return line! Decepticon leader Galvatron is paired with Nucleon. Window box packaging.
Not sure if this will be wave 2 like the title says with Astro Train and Alpha Trion or a revision wave of wave 1 with only Galvatron like the discription.
Awesome news for comic fans, more specifically those in Florida, as Tampa Bay Toy Expo, in partnership with Read More Comics, has just announced an exclusive variant cover for the first issue of the upcoming Revolution series! The cover features characters from Transformers, G.I.Joe, M.A.S.K., Micronauts, and R.O.M. clashing as the different universes collide! Fans attending will have the chance to purchase the exclusive and get it signed by the entire creative team at CAE Studios/Big Pond Comics!
The one-day Florida-based event takes place Saturday, October 1st at the Hilton Garden Inn in Riverview, FL from 10am EST to 6pm EST. More info on the exclusive comic variant and the Tampa Bay Toy Expo itself can be found here.
Josh Burcham has shared the artwork for the More than Meets the Eye 56 cover artwork on his Twitter account. The subscription cover shows a scene with Fortress Maximus and Prowl having a tense staring contest on Luna-1.
More than Meets the Eye 56 hits stands this Wednesday – will you be picking up this subscription cover? Share your thoughts in the discussion linked below.
Newsarama has posted a full-sized preview of the upcoming Til All Are One issue 3. In this issue, Windblade’s alliances are called into question as “what Chromia did” comes home to roost, even as the threat of Onslaught and the Combaticons grows.
Check out the preview attached to this post.