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An interview with John Barber on IDW’s Transformers

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An interview with John Barber on IDW’s Transformers

With only two more issues left of IDW’s Transformers: Combiner Wars, Pixelated Geek was lucky enough to sit down with writer and editor John Barber at a signing on Free Comic Book Day at the Villainous Lair, and talk about writing for Transformers, what we can expect to see in the final chapters of Combiner Wars, and what comes after.

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Comic Issues #219 – The Force Awakens Every Geek Everywhere

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Comic Issues #219 – The Force Awakens Every Geek Everywhere

There was no way around it, this week Anthony and Elizabeth talk about last week’s Star Wars VII The Force Awakens 2nd teaser and all of the shenanigans that came out of Star Wars Celebration. Together they swoon over the downed Star Destroyer, debate who’s making the lightsaber hand-off, and ponder the ways of The Force. Along the road the podcasting dynamic duo also pick up a dusty hitchiker named Batman v Superman and Anthony discusses his possible insanity.

Also on this week’s reading pile is Convergence #2, Thor #7, Windeblade #2, and Archie vs Predator #1!

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Preview – Transformers Windblade #2: Combiner Wars part 3

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Preview – Transformers Windblade #2: Combiner Wars part 3

Prowl makes his move… and the galaxy will never be the same. Can Windblade stand against the threat of the Combiners?

Menasor is captured, Superion is damaged. As Prowl and the Constructicons form Devastator and attack, we’ll find out who is the newest Gestalt to enter the War. See below for a preview of Transformers Windblade #2: Combiner Wars Part 3.

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Preview – Transformers #39: Combiner Wars Opening Salvo

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Preview – Transformers #39: Combiner Wars Opening Salvo

The Autobots and Decepticons’ uneasy peace is threatened by the flames of war! Starscream – ruler of Cybertron – makes contact with Windblade’s homeworld – and the only defense against a new Cybertronian Empire are Combiners – multiple Cybertronians forming together into huge, dangerous forms.

See below for a preview of Transformers #39, the first chapter in the Combiner Wars.

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Preview – Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #38

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Preview – Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #38

Journey’s end! Across time, across space, from prewar Messatine to postwar Cybertron – it’s all been heading towards this – the moment when the fate of the Autobots and the Decepticons is sealed. At the heart of it all: three killers, two outcomes… and one terrible, terrible choice. See below for a preview of IDW’s Transformers More Than Meets The Eye #38.

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Comic Issues #208 – Jocks of the Geek World

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Comic Issues #208 – Jocks of the Geek World

The Superbowl has come and gone, and that means we’re in the mood to talk about…anything except football. So we talk about all the geeky sports we’d rather watch, including Quidditch and a rousing game of Calvinball.

After that we talk about the resounding “meh” that is the Fantastic Four teaser, and take a look at the new Conan and Red Sonja title, Justice League #38, and More Than Meets The Eye #37. Along the way we also shake our fists at the Girl Scouts for waving cookies in our faces, and dare the Harry Potter fans to send us hate mail. (Except not. Well maybe. Only if it’s really good hate mail.)

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