From the monthly Previews listings for Transformers related items solicited through February for release in April 2006 or later. The information below contains the story synopsis info for new comics and books, figures and more. DEVILS DUE PUBLISHING G.I. JOE VS TRANSFORMERS: THE ART OF WAR #2 [OF 5] by Tim Seeley, Joe Ng, & UDON Studios The interstellar war continues! With casualties on both sides, and two worlds teetering on the brink of destruction, the stakes get higher as a new life-form steps forward to conquer all! Can even the combined forces of G.I.Joe and the Transformers hope to stop this force of nature and technology? 2 Covers. 32pgs, FC $2.95 GI JOE VS THE TRANSFORMERS VOL 1 TP Offered Again FC $15.95 GI JOE VS THE TRANSFORMERS VOL 2 TP Offered Again FC $14.95 IDW PUBLISHING TRANSFORMERS BEAST WARS (IDW) 2006 FCBD ED Saturday May 6 marks the 4th annual day of celebration when comic book shops across North America and around the world are giving away comic books absolutely free to anyone who comes into their stores. IDW, creators of the popular Transformers comics present the FCBD Beast Wars comic. $0.00 • FC TRANSFORMERS: BEAST WARS #3 (OF 4) Simon Furman (w); Don Figueroa (a); Roche, Raiz, & Guidi (c) The Beast Wars—a timelost series of conflicts on Earth: heroic Maximals pitted against evil Predacons. The action steps up into an even higher gear as Magmatron turns his attention to fulfilling his original (Tri-Predacus Council-approved) mission objective: capture Megatron and return him to Cybertron for trial. Does that mean he’s prepared to just let Razorbeast and his Maximal militia be? Of course not. Not now that Ravage is on the case! By Simon Furman and Don Figueroa. $2.99 • FC • 32 pages TRANSFORMERS BEAST WARS (IDW) #3 25 COPY INCENTIVE Retailer Orders of 25 copies receive 1 foil stamped Guido Guidi cover TRANSFORMERS BEAST WARS (IDW) #3 50 COPY INCENTIVE Retailer Orders of 50 copies receive 1 foil Figueroa sketch cover THE TRANSFORMERS: INFILTRATION #4 Simon Furman (w); EJ Su (a); Su, Guidi, Raiz, & Wildman (c) Ratchet needs answers, before the crisis on Earth escalates, and that means sending a crack team deep—literally—into enemy territory. Too bad then, given Ratchet’s oath to protect human life, that his available resources amount to Verity, Hunter and Jimmy. Too bad also that Decepticon unit commander Starscream is intent on removing all evidence of his indiscretions, and that includes the particular bit of ‘enemy territory’ in question. Enter: Blitzwing and Skywarp! By Simon Furman and E.J. Su. $2.99 • FC • 32 pages TRANSFORMERS INFILTRATION #4 25 COPY INCENTIVE Retailer Orders of 25 copies receive 1 Wildman foil stamped cover TRANSFORMERS INFILTRATION #4 50 COPY INCENTIVE Retailer Orders of 50 copies receive 1 "Megatron" cover by Guido Guidi TRANSFORMERS INFILTRATION #4 75 COPY INCENTIVE Retailer Orders of 75 copies receive 1 exclusive miniprint set of 3 characters along with variant cover ed. TRANSFORMERS INFILTRATION #4 100 COPY INCENTIVE Retailer Orders of 100 copies receive 1 exclusive exclusive Don Figueroa litho.