This will be my first attempt at a 'Best of Year' blog. It may be a little haphazard, and I'm going to name both series and individual books, because some are just better read as the series and some stand alone really well. I'll also give a little rationale, and a link to where I … Continue reading My Favourite Comics of 2018!
The finale is here. Transformers Unicron #6 ends the IDW shared universe. Worlds have been destroyed, the body count is astronomical, and all the survivors are prepared to make a last stand on Earth. If they lose Unicron destroys everything. The stakes are high in this final issue! The Cover The cover features Unicron on … Continue reading Transformers: Unicron #6
This issue is packed with action and set up, preparing for the final issue. Given how packed this issue was it looks like the 6th and final issue will be one hell of a send off. The Cover The cover by Alex Milne features Bumblebee and Stardrive working to save humans from what appears to … Continue reading Transformers Unicron #5
The end of Cybertron is nigh! The Cover The cover appears to be set on Earth, the last of Cybertron's colonies. The background is red, perhaps foretelling impending doom, and humans and transformers stare at the sky in fear. What stands out the most in this issue is the threatening green eyes in the sky … Continue reading Transformers Unicron #4
The end of the world continues! Hope is fading on Cybertron. The Decepticon fleet, led by Bludgeon, has joined Unicron's Maximals, and the assault on Cybertron begins. The Cover We see Unicron in robot form, blasting Cybertron with green lasers from his eyes. In the foreground we see the biggest and strongest Transformers moving in … Continue reading Transformers Unicron #3
The finale to the current Transformers continuity continues! Starscream has reappeared and is making a bid for power as Cybertron is engulfed in turmoil in the aftermath of the loss of another colony. The Cover The cover features Starscream front and center, flanked by prominent Cybertronian leaders. He stands defiant, arms crossed with a smug … Continue reading Transformers: Unicron #2
So I've decided to check out another Transformers comic. This year on Free Comic Book Day, IDW issued an issue #0 to lead into this Unicron event. The book was beautiful and made me want to jump on this, so I had my local comic store order it in for me, as they don't usually … Continue reading Transformers: Unicron #1
Tonight my son wanted another story. It was a little too early for him to go to bed, so I figured I'd dig into the few comics I have here and we'd read one together. It needed to cover a few bases: no graphic violence, and nothing obscene. Giant brightly coloured robots seemed to be … Continue reading Change into a Truck: A look at a Transformers comic from 2009.