Comic Review: Transformers: Infestation 2 #1 & #2

I loved Transformers: Hearts of Steel when it was released several years ago. The Transformers saga, set in a different time? Especially a Victorian/steampunk era? It was great! Seven years later, in preparation for this new mini-series, I tried to remember what happened in HoS, and to my surprise, I couldn’t. I remember John Henry being there, I know that the Autobots won and went back to sleep… but the details were lacking. I knew the designs were great, but I couldn’t recall much else. Added to this was the fact that I couldn’t find my copies of the series,

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Comic Review: Transformers: Autocracy #2

The Geek Bits Title: Transformers: Autocracy Issue #: 2 Title: Chapter 2: Parasites Price: $0.99 US – Digital Only Release Date: February 1, 2012 Publisher: IDW Publishing via ComiXology.com Written by: Chris Metzen & Flint Dille Art by: Livio Ramondelli Letters by: Robbie Robbins Editor: John Barber & Carlos Guzman Worth the price? Once again, it’s worth your $0.99 and more. IDW’s digital-only Transformers: Autocracy enters its second chapter. After a strong opening issue, we need to delve more into the actual storyline this time around. Do Chris Metzen and Flint Dille succeed?

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Comic Review: Transformers: Robots in Disguise #1

The Geek Bits Title: Transformers: Robots in Disguise Issue #: 1 Title: The Autonomy Lesson Price: $3.99 US Release Date: January 25, 2012 Publisher: IDW Publishing Written by: John Barber Art by: Andrew Griffith Color by: Josh Perez Letters by: Shawn Lee Editor: Carlos Guzman Worth the price? Yes. Not as good as More than Meets the Eye #1, but still it’s a good starting point for those who have shied away from IDW’s offerings for quite sometime. “Spiraling out of the literally world-changing events of the “Chaos” storyline, Transformers: Robots in Disguise (hereafter referred to as RID) is the

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Comic Review – Transformers: Autocracy #1

The Geek Bits Title: Transformers: Autocracy Issue #: 1 Title: Chapter 1: Law and Disorder Price: $0.99 US – Digital Only Release Date: January 18, 2012 Publisher: IDW Publishing Written by: Chris Metzen & Flint Dille Art by: Livio Ramondelli Letters by: Robbie Robbins Editor: John Barber & Carlos Guzman Worth the price? Hey, it’s only $0.99, so it’s hard NOT to recommend it. For those who yearn for more of pre-war Cybertron history, it’s worth picking up this book Transformers: Autocracy is IDW’s first entry into the digital-only realm of comics publishing. While their Transformers comics have been released

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Comic Review: Transformers: More than Meets the Eye #1

The Geek Bits Title: Transformers: More than Meets the Eye Issue #: 1 Title: Liars, A to D — Part 1: How to Say Goodbye and Mean It Price: $3.99 US Release Date: January 11, 2012 Publisher: IDW Publishing Written by: James Roberts Art by: Nick Roche Color by: Josh Burcham Letters by: Shawn Lee Editor: John Barber Worth the price? Emphatically YES. Not only is it a great starting point for new readers, it’s a hell of a good issue. “Spiralling out of the literally world-changing events of the “Chaos” storyline, Transformers: More than Meets the Eye (hereafter referred

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