TFNation have announced that this year’s convention will have an exclusive, 60 page graphic novel. Titled Transformers Animated: Trial and Error, this graphic novel will present a possible conclusion to the much-loved show, drawing on official story hooks from the unmade fourth season from the creators themselves! Featuring a script by TFWiki’s Chris McFeely and the Allspark Almanac’s Jim Sorenson, the project boasts art by Ed Pirrie, Herzspalter, and Gavin Spence, lettering by Andrew Turnbull, and cover artwork by Josh Perez – Josh is also responsible for the original character designs featured in the story!
TFNation 2017 will be taking place over the weekend of August 11 – 13, 2017, at the Hilton Birmingham Metropole in Birmingham in the UK. Guests will include voice actors Venus Terzo (Beast Wars Blackarachnia), Hal Rayle (Generation 1 Snarl and Shrapnel) and Maggie Roswell (Maude Flanders), and Mark Ryan (Movie Bumblebee, Jetfire, Bulldog, and Lockdown), artists Geoff Senior, Stephen Baskerville, Alex Milne, Jack Lawrence, Kei Zama, and Sara Pitre-Durocher, colourists Josh Perez and John-Paul Bove, writer & artist Nick Roche, fan-favourite writer James Roberts, and last but by no means least, Transformers creators and writers Bob Budiansky and Simon Furman. Check out the TFNation homepage for more information.