“Transformers: Beast Wars” Comic Series Announced for 2021

IDW Publishing has announced that they will be publishing an ongoing comic series based on Beast Wars: Transformers in 2021. This series will be part of the 25th anniversary for the franchise. For those who are not aware, Beast Wars: Transformers was the follow-up animated series to The Transformers aka Transformers: Generation One. The series ran from 1996 to 1999, and features the descendants of the Transformers known as the Maximals and Predacons, who get sent to prehistoric earth thanks to a time/ space phenomenon. Because of this their war took place chronologically before…

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Transformers X “Back to the Future” Figure Revealed

Mashable recently revealed a first look at an upcoming Transformers and Back to the Future crossover figure named Gigawatt. For those who are not aware, this is not the first time Hasbro has done crossover figures as they previously made Marvel and Star Wars crossover figures in the past. Additionally, they also released a Transformer based on the Ecto-1 from the Ghostbusters franchise named Ectotron last year. Similar to Ectotron a comic limited series will be released by IDW based on this figure. Hasbro will also be releasing a limited edition version of Gigawatt, which will be limited to 1,985 pieces at Walmart. Pre-orders will…

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Transformers 84′ Comic Miniseries: “Secrets & Lies” Announced

Hasbropulse has updated their official blog with the behind the scenes look of a new upcoming Transformers comic four issue miniseries titled, “Transformers ’84: Secrets and Lies. The new comic miniseries will be set in the continuity of the original Transformers comic series by Marvel Comics.  According to Hasbro the series will take place between several issues of the Marvel Transformers comics.  Simon Furman will be returning to write the series with the help of Guido Guidi and John-Paul Bove, who will be working on the art. Additionally, Casey W. Coller, Nick Roche, and…

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IDW “Transformers” Comic Announced – Before the War on Cybertron

The Hollywood Reporter has reported that IDW Publishing will be publishing a new comic series based on the Transformers that takes place before the war. The comic series simply titled, “Transformers,” will series will be released twice a month. Brian Ruckley will be working as the writer on the project. Angel Hernzadez and Ron Joseph will be working on the illustrations. The Transformers will be debut in March, 2019. The first two issues will feature various covers that will be illustrated by Gabriel Rodriguez, Freddie E. Williams II, and Jeffery Verrege. Hernandez and Joseph will also provide their own covers. Michael Kelly, Hasbro’s vp global publishing,  had…

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Star Trek vs. Transformers Crossover Miniseries Announced

iO9 has reported that IDW Publishing will be publishing a comic miniseries that features both Star Trek characters and the Transformers. The new crossover miniseries titled, “Star Trek vs. Transformers,” will feature the bridge crew on the U.S.S. Enterprise based on their appearances from Star Trek: The Animated Series, and the Transformers from The Transformers, aka Generation One.  For those who are unfamiliar with the series, Star Trek: The Animated Series was produced by Filmation and premiered in 1973. The series took place after the events of Star Trek: The Original Series and featured the return of the main cast now voicing their characters. Unfortunately, the series…

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Holiday Buyer’s Guide 2017 Day 3: Comics & Manga

Welcome readers to the annual Holiday Buyers’ Guide! Today, is the third part in this five-part series, part-three focuses on our picks for comics and manga. Getting kids into comics at an early age should help get them to read more. They will be entertained, and maybe learn something from the stories. However, this year our manga choices may not be suitable for all ages, but the comics surely are!   Comics: DC’s Mister Miracle Issue #1 MSRP: $3.99 This maybe one of the strangest comics from DC this year!…

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Review: Transformers Titan Returns Deluxe Class Twin Twist

Hello Hero Club, this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. It is great to see that both Twin Twist and Topspin made in into the Generations line. Seeing as both characters are somewhat more obscure than even several of the Generation One characters it is awesome to see new updates for them. Twintwist isn’t too different compared to “his brother,” however the new tooled parts really help separate him from Topspin. In conclusion if you are fan of the Wreckers or the “Jumpstaters” than I highly…

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IDW Sonic the Hedgehog Comic Series Release Date Announced

Within the mix of the NYCC 2017 news, IDW Publishing announced the the release details for the upcoming Sonic the Hedgehog comic series. For those who are unaware the original main Sonic the Hedgehog comics series that was published Archie Comics finished it’s run on July 19 this year.  The series ran from November 22, 1992 – July 19, 2017 so it did have a long run. The new comics will be published by IDW Publishing and the first issue is set to release in April 2018, with the return of long time comic writer, Ian Flynn, as the head writer.…

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Casting News: Locke & Key Cast Kinsey Locke

We have some casting news for Hulu’s upcoming Locke & Key series. Not may people know this but I enjoy Locke & Key. I still need to finish the series but I’ve read the first two volumes and very much enjoyed it. I did hear the comic gets crazier and with what I’ve read, I can’t wait to see what happens. Anyway, Kinsey Locke will be played by upcoming IT actress Megan Charpentier. For those who have no clue what Locke & Key is about. “Locke & Key revolves around…

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New Ghostbusters Coming in October

Today, it was announced that IDW Publishing is publishing a new Ghostbusters series. The series is titled “Ghostbusters: Answer the Call”, a five-issue series that will expand the world of the new team consisting of Abby Yates, Erin Gilbert, Jillian Holtzmann, and Patty Tolan.  In other words, the 2016 Ghostbuster film characters are getting their own comic and I’m excited. The series will have writer Kelly Thompson and artist Corin Howell being the creative team behind this series. To quote what we know about the upcoming October title.  Writer Kelly…

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