IDW Publishing announced The Transformers is getting a regular on-going series thanks to an agreement reached with IDW and Hasbro.Â The series will be written by Mike Costa and arrives in November. â€œWeâ€™ve pulled out all the stops for our first ongoing TRANSFORMERS series and now is a great time for the new series,â€ said IDWâ€™s TRANSFORMERS editor, Andy Schmidt. â€œSince TRANSFORMERS #1 is the beginning of a whole new journey for TRANSFORMERS comics, itâ€™s the perfect opportunity for new readers to get into the brand.â€ via IDW Publishing
Press Release San Diego, CA (July 24, 2009) – After the huge success of this summer’s blockbuster TRANSFORMERS: REVENGE OF THE FALLENÂ movie, IDW is keeping the excitement going with three new TRANSFORMERS series. Under license from Hasbro, IDW is proud to offer fans The TRANSFORMERS, the first ongoing series in years, written by the critically-acclaimed Mike Costa. Coming in November, TRANSFORMERS #1 starts things off with not one, but two, huge events so CYBERTON-shattering that the lives of the TRANSFORMERS characters will never be the same.
Press Release Continuing its fan-favorite TRANSFORMERS saga, IDW is pleased to offer fans four more issues of Transformers: All Hail Megatron. Starting in July, IDW will publish, under license from Hasbro, Inc., four monthly issues, each featuring two short stories that detail the aftermath of the 12-issue All Hail Megatron series. These must-read books tie up important details from the main series, and pave the way for IDWâ€™s next big TRANSFORMERS storyline.
IDW is releasing a new five-issue series based on the continuity of Cartoon Network’s Transformers animated television show. In â€œDispatches,â€ Animated series head writer Marty Isenberg, along with artist Dario Brizuela take a brand-new look at the story behind the AUTOBOTSâ€™ arrival on Earth. Youâ€™ve seen the Animated movie, but do you know the whole story? You will as ULTRA MAGNUS, SENTINEL PRIME, STARSCREAM, BLACKARACHNIA, and many more tell their sides of the story that started it all! The TRANSFORMERS Animated series will also feature OILSLICK, who was originally intended to be a toy-only character, but the creators found a
While there were a lot of companies that had news to share in their panel, there really wasn’t enough to justify a single article for each.Â To make sure we try to get as much complete coverage as we can, here’s a summary of the tid-bits coming from the rest.