Transformers Animated Story Bible – Never Seen Before!

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Callum somehow managed to avoid Transformers during his actual childhood, but then the live-action films piqued his interest, Animated suckered him in, and IDW's comics made sure he stuck around.
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Thanks to The Allspark’s Powered Convoy, we have a special treat for Transformers fans – an early story bible for the ‘Transformers Animated’ cartoon, dating to March 2006!

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Botcon Discussion Bits, Derrick J. Wyatt as a Guest, and Brochure Insights

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Galen has been a member of the Allspark staff since 2007, has a background in project management, and leads children's charity fundraising efforts in our fan community.
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Our ongoing Botcon megathread is now over 50 pages long, but the last few days have seen a flurry of activity with the brochure going live, Derrick J. Wyatt as a guest, the Oilmaster reveal, pics of a familiar-looking redeco of Roadbuster, and some information shared or clarified from Pete Sinclair of FunPub.  This thread has been ripe with discussion, […]

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New Image of Transformers Adventure Lockdown

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Transformers designer Hisashi Yuki has tweeted out a new image of Transformers Adventure Lockdown. Like Snarl and Swoop before him, Lockdown uses the Animated mold for the character with new colors to approximate the Transformers Adventure/Transformers Robots In Disguise design style. As an added joke, the image has Lockdown holding a button that features Q-Transformers Lockdown’s face and one of […]

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Allspark.com Interview – Transformers Animated: The Complete Allspark Almanac Author Jim Sorenson

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Jim Sorenson, one of the authors behind IDW Publishing’s soon-to-be-released Transformers Animated: The Complete Allspark Almanac, was kind enough to take a few minutes and answer a few of our questions about the book as well as his thoughts on Animated in general and his other current projects. The Complete Almanac is set to be released next week, March 10th, […]

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Diamond Shipping List for March 4th

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Chris Patrick (Random Items) is a fan of all things vintage and retro, with a particular fondness for 1980s robots, classic video games, and anything that blends those two things.

Chris joined the Allspark community in 2002 and has been a member of the News and Content team since 2014.
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As Diamond Comic Distributors and IDW Publishing continue to work out the kinks from the regrettable delays in their shipping schedules over the last few weeks, Transformers fans can look forward to plenty of comics in their file drawer next Wednesday! Your weekly Diamond Shipping List is after the jump.

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Secrets and Mysteries of The Transformers Animated Allspark Almanac Vol. 2 Revealed!

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Transformers author Jim Sorenson has updated his Disciples of Boltax blog the remaining secret messages and hidden references that were in the Transformers: Animated Allspark Almanac Volume 2 book that was first printed over four years ago. Needless to say there is a lot of nerd in these revelations, from Flashforward to Ghost World to Time Bandits and of course Transformers references […]

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Details on The Complete Allspark Almanac

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Shattered enjoys a focus on comic-centric Transformers fiction and has an eclectic palate when it comes to toy releases. He is an expat currently residing in Canada.
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Jim Sorenson has been making the rounds lately to promote his upcoming Complete Allspark Almanac. Today, he’s got the Marcelo Matere and Josh Perez cover and some final details for us. Read on for a word from Jim and a pic of the gorgeous cover.

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Radio Free Cybertron Interviews Jim Sorenson About The Complete Allspark Almanac

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If you’re sitting there with the Allspark Almanac Vol. 1 and Vol. 2 from Transformers Animated and you’re wondering if you need the upcoming Complete Allspark Almanac, Jim Sorenson say that yes, you do. In an interview with the fans behind the Radio Free Cybertron podcast, the writer goes into great detail about just what the Complete Allspark Almanac is… […]

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MP-20 Wheeljack Easter Egg

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For those brave enough to disassemble their Masterpiece figures, Takara Tomy have added an Easter Egg under Wheeljack’s mouthplate…An actual face! It appears as though the face is based on Transformers Animated Wheeljack’s mustache and chin beard (which in turn were based on Mythbusters host Jamie Hyneman’s facial hair). Discuss this unexpected feature in Rosicrucian’s thread in our Transformers Discussion […]

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Marcelo Matere Makes a Return to Transformers Animated

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Transformers Artist Marcelo Matere has teased via Twitter that he’s currently working on a new Transformers Animated project. What could this mean for fans of Transformers Animated? They may remember that a Complete Allspark Almanac will be coming next year from writers Jim Sorenson and Bill Forster and that Marcelo Matere provided the cover art for the first two volumes. […]

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Get Voicemail Message From/Hang Out With David Kaye and Help A Charity

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Transformers voice actor David Kaye has given Transformers fans the excellent voices for Beast Wars Megatron, Unicron Trilogy Megatron, Animated Optimus Prime, and others. Now he wants to give lucky bidders their own personal voicemail message in one of his famous voices! The Bidding For Good auction begins tomorrow, August 24th, and ends September 7th. If a voicemail message isn’t […]

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“Transformers: Animated – The Complete Series” from Shout! Factory Press Release

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Tiffany has been helping to provide news and content for The Allspark for several years, such as coverage from San Diego Comic-Con and contents from Japanese Transformers-related reading materials.
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Courtesy of TV Shows on DVD, here’s the full press release regarding Transformers: Animated – The Complete Series that will be released by Shout! Factory. For a quick recap, Animated featured a team of Autobots lead by Optimus Prime. Familiar, but THIS Optimus lead a team of Autobots that did repairs on Space Bridges and wasn’t the leader of the […]

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