IDW 'Revolution' Titles For March 2017

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  1. grindcore138

    grindcore138 Handsome like an F-22

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    IDW Reveals 'Revolution' Titles For March 2017 [Previews]

    Get a load of who's on the covers for Revolutionaries #4! (Also featuring Hearts of Steel?!)



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    Art by Tradd Moore
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    Art by Fico Ossio

    Revolutionaries #4

    John Barber (w) • Fico Ossio (a) • Tradd Moore (c)
    Cobra Commander vs. Hearts of Steel! Thousands of years ago, a starship crashed on Earth—and the Hearts of Steel Transformers were born… but how can these steampunk Cybertronians be real?! And what does Cobra Commander want with them, when he hasn’t even got Cobra to back him up? The Revolutionaries have uncovered one of the darkest and most incredible secrets on Earth!
    FC • 32 pages • $3.99

    Expected in-store date: 3/15/17

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    · The secret history of Cybertonians on Earth—but how can it be!

    · Who is behind the Cobra Commander mask?!

    · Springing from the fan-favorite Transformers: Hearts of Steel limited series!

    Revolutionaries #4—Subscription Variant
    John Barber (w) • Fico Ossio (a & c)
    FC • 32 pages • $3.99

    Revolutionaries #4—Tone Rodriguez Variant
    John Barber (w) • Fico Ossio (a) • Tone Rodriguez (c)
    FC • 32 pages • $3.99



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    Art by Kei Zama
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    Art by Casey Coller
    Optimus Prime #5

    John Barber (w) • Kei Zama (a & c)
    NEW CYBERTRON! It’s battleground: Earth once more, as the uneasy peace between Optimus’ forces, the Junkions, and G.I. Joe collapses amidst betrayals and subterfuge. Will Optimus Prime and Pyra Magna be able to put aside their differences—or is war really the only way forward?

    FC • 32 pages • $3.99
    Expected in-store date: 3/29/17

    Optimus Prime #5—Subscription Variant
    John Barber (w) • Kei Zama (a) • Casey Coller (c)
    FC • 32 pages • $3.99

    Optimus Prime #5—Andrew Griffith Variant
    John Barber (w) • Kei Zama (a) • Andrew Griffith (c)
    FC • 32 pages • $3.99



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    Art by Jack Lawrence
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    Art by Nick Roche
    Transformers: Lost Light #4
    James Roberts (w) • Jack Lawrence (a & c)

    RODIMUS, MEGATRON and the exiled crew of the Lost Light realise that there’s only one thing they need to do before they can resume their quest. Unfortunately, that thing is “save the world.” Can the AUTOBOTS overcome the odds and save the day? To be honest, probably not.
    FC • 32 pages • $3.99
    Expected in-store date: 3/22/17
    Transformers: Lost Light #4—Subscription Variant
    James Roberts (w) • Jack Lawrence (a) • Nick Roche (c)

    FC • 32 pages • $3.99

    Transformers: Lost Light #4—Alex Milne Variant
    James Roberts (w) • Jack Lawrence (a) • Alex Milne (c)

    FC • 32 pages • $3.99

    Bullet points:
    · Some characters might die! Oh no!
     
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  2. ezim93

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    I'm wondering how they're going to handle the Hearts of Steel Transformers. I hope it's new characters that happened to arrive during the 1800's and not the same characters from the original event.
     
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    I'm thinking dimensional travel with some of the HoS characters crossing into the main Hasbroverse.
     
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    Hearts of Steel you say?
    *crosses fingers* pleasedontsuckpleasedontsuckpleasedontsuck
     
  5. Maverick Hunter Christian

    Maverick Hunter Christian Choke on that, causality!

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    Injecting Hearts of Steel into the mix is how they bring Bumblebee back, isn't it?

    Kei's cover to #5 is some serious Sins of the Wreckers shit right there, excellent work!
     
  6. Verno

    Verno Beast Wars Collector

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    Predaking! Oh yeah! :D 

    Who is the blue and black bot on the first cover?
     
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    spartan 3764 Animu-Control Specialist TFW2005 Supporter

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    Sovereign/Blackrock.
     
  8. Verno

    Verno Beast Wars Collector

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    An agent of Onyx Prime teaming up with the Predacons? Yes please!
     
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    I wouldn't get to excited, as that hipster thats also on the same cover is apperently his human form?

    I'm now imagining all BW fans as hipsters, it makes so much sense. :lol 



    (I'm a BW Fan too.)
     
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    Verno Beast Wars Collector

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    He just found out he's a robot sleeper agent. He's having an identity crisis :p 
     
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    He's one of the protagonists of the Revolutionaries book, so I'm pretty sure he's fighting them alongside his teammates, not teaming up with them.
     
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    Lol.

    Also just noticed all of the bots on Rung's cover look like victims of Primus Apotheosis?
     
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    We'll find out in due course. But regardless, it'll be great to see Predaking on the page.
     
  14. MatrixOfWumbo

    MatrixOfWumbo I see you

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    Um, I mean a few have Primish forehead crests and one has hella eyebrow plate, but only one has a faceplate, and we can't see the colors.

    What they do seem to be is not characters from the Rodimus' crew. So either they're all from the Necrobot's experiment or this is a different Rung we're seeing...
     
  15. MatrixOfWumbo

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    Okay, there are a few more faceplates mixed in. The one in the back could be Energon Wingdagger, and there's a Hotspot or Sentinel on the left.
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    Well, for my simple and optimistic mind this confirms a Predaking combiner will be released in the next 2 years. Also something-master dinobots (to fight him of course) with seats on their backs like the g1 toys.
     
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    huh. predaking and HOS. cautiously optimistic
     
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    ssjkazer mr dyslexia

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    Rise of the primitives part 3 prime triliogey anyone mawhahaha
     
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    I don't think that's happening since he choice being human over a Cybertronian.
     

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