Happy 2022 to your comics pull list, with PREVIEWSworld making these introductions in the New Year: Transformers Best of Optimus Prime, Transformers #39, Transformers Beast Wars #12 and Transformers: Wreckers — Tread & Circuits #4.
Discuss the artwork, creator credits and synopsis details for these publications on the 2005 boards!
Transformers Best of Optimus Prime
(W) Brian Ruckley, Flint Dille, Chris Metzen, James Roberts, Bob Budanisky (A) Don Perlin, Alex Milne, Livio Ramondelli, Kei Zama, Bethany McGuire-Smith (CA) James Biggie
Optimus Prime, leader of the Autobots, hero of the cosmos, protector of all life stands tall in the minds of fans around the world! Collected for the first time in this oversized edition are some of Optimus Prime’s finest moments from his most beloved creators-from video game battles to the death to claiming the matrix to some of his most climatic heroic stands! Best of Optimus Prime collects The Transformers (1984) #24 “Afterdeath”, The Transformers (2009) #23 “Chaos Theory, Part 2”, Transformers Autocracy #9 “Transformation”, Optimus Prime #25, and Transformers (2019) #6 “Orion Pax: Free Fall”. With a new cover by master artist James Biggie!
(W) Brian Ruckley (A) Anna Malkova (CA) Alex Milne (CA) Stefano Simeone (CA) Blacky Shepherd
The rescue continues! Chromia has led a team deep into Decepticon controlled Iacon to rescue a captive Autobot, but how will they get out and back to Crystal City? Meanwhile, Cyclonus’s reunion with Provoke takes a new turn as a long-held secret is revealed!
Transformers: Beast Wars #12
(W) Erik Burnham (A) Josh Burcham (CA) John Yurcaba (CA) Phil Murphy (CA) Jamel Jones
“Maximals Strike Back,” Part Three! Comes to a stunning conclusion as we see the Maximals and Predacons battle come to a head! Will Megatron get his way? Will Optimus be able to fight back the might of the Predacon forces?
Transformers: Wreckers — Tread & Circuits #4
(W) David Mariotte (A/CA) Jack Lawrence (CA) Josh Burcham, featured (CA) Sara Pitre-Durocher
The Speedia 500 is over, so now Velocitron’s attention turns to the swearing in of the new Senate-led by the race’s winner! This is the Wreckers’ last chance to put an end to Mayhem’s rampage! But will they wreck and rule or be wrecked themselves?!